Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
View your shopping cart Shopping Cart | My Account | Help | Become a Fan on Facebook Become a Fan | Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us | Watch Us on YouTube Watch Us | Subscribe to our RSS Feeds Subscribe
Browse ProductsAuthorsArticlesBlogsEncyclopediaNewslettersAffiliate ProgramContact UsBooksellers
Advanced Search
      Celtic & Pagan
      Fairies & Elves
      For Lovers
      Gold & Silver Foil
      Lo Scarabeo
      Mini Tarots
      World Cultures
      I Ching
      Other Divination
      Journals & Note Boxes
      Tarot Bags
      Tarot Cloths
      Getting Started
      Magic & Spells
      Theory & Practice

Email Exclusives
Sign up to receive special offers and promotions from Llewellyn.

Tarot of the Orishas Book
Tarot of the Orishas Book

By: Zolrak
Imprint: Llewellyn
Specs: Trade Paperback | 9781567188448
English  |  300 pages | 6 x 9 x 1 IN
Pub Date: January 1990
Price: $14.95 US,  $20.50 CAN
In Stock? Yes, ready to ship

Product Summary
Publisher Reviews
(You must be logged in to recommend a product)
   Not yet recommended

The Tarot of the Orishas by Zolrak with art by Durkon describes a unique Tarot deck. In form, it is similar to the traditional Tarot that has played a part in Western Spiritual systems for hundreds of years and is used for magic, divination, astral projection, and more. In spirit, it represents the blend of the magical thought of ancient Africa with Catholicism that resulted in the religions of Candomble and Santeria.

In this new design—there are 77 cards in all—you will find 13 cards, one for each of the deity Orishas. Each corresponds to specific natural forces and human qualities that are often blended with Catholic saints. For example, in this book you will learn that the warrior god Ogun is the destroyer of evil. He is identified with St. George who symbolizes the human struggle for perfection. Oshun, goddess of rivers, symbolizes love, marriage, and the sweetness of life.

The Tarot of the Orishas describes how the undiluted energy of the Orishas combines with many other archetypal symbols in the deck to help you access a spiritual realm that only symbols are able to describe. The Tarot of the Orishas is bilingual, so everything is covered in both English and Spanish. Get your copy of The Tarot of the Orishas soon.

The Green Witch Tarot is a dream come true for me. I have been reading cards for people for over fifty years, and in that time I have developed my own style that I have been able to adapt to most any deck. This lengthy experience of working with the cards and interacting with clients has helped me develop my approach to the tarot. Throughout these... read this article
Why You're Not Good at Tarot
Reading Tarot Cards: Divining Our Life Path
Easy Lenormand

How To Read the Tarot
How To Read the Tarot
Sylvia Abraham
$9.99 US,  $11.50 CAN | Add to Cart

Universal Tarot book
Universal Tarot book
Lo Scarabeo
$17.95 US,  $20.95 CAN | Add to Cart

Tarot of the Elves Book
Tarot of the Elves Book
Mark McElroy
$17.95 US,  $20.95 CAN | Add to Cart

Tarot Fundamentals
Tarot Fundamentals
Lo Scarabeo
$39.95 US,  $45.95 CAN | Add to Cart

Secrets of the Waite-Smith Tarot
Secrets of the Waite-Smith Tarot
The True Story of the World's Most Popular Tarot
Marcus Katz, Tali Goodwin
$19.99 US,  $22.95 CAN | Add to Cart