Mystery and magic are the things that intrigue us to learn more about gypsy cards. These fortunetelling devices have been in existence for many years and are used by the gypsies since time immemorial. The ability of these cards to give us a glimpse of the future is one thing that captivates our interest. It is quite exciting to learn about how fate and destiny will come about.
The Tarot Card Deck
The card reading usually begins with an issue or a question, after which the cards are arranged in a certain orders in order to present the turn of events. There are 78 tarots cards in a deck. It is composed of 22 from the Major Arcana and 56 belong to the Minor Arcana cards.
The four suits of a standard deck of playing cards are what compose the Minor Arcana of tarot cards. Instead of the normal cards we see which contains hearts, spades, clubs and diamonds. This set has cups, pentacles, swords and wands.
Each card symbolic images have a meaning embedded in it. The collective meaning of each card is what the symbolism is. Here lies the answer to the reader’s question. The Major Arcana can speak about the different forces affecting a person’s life. Circumstances are seen on the other hand with Minor Arcana.
What are Spreads?
This is the pattern being followed when gypsy cards are dealt. The kind of spread being used will depend on the question being asked the reader has.
Out of the different patterns, the Celtic Cross is what is usually used. This one makes use of ten cards plus a significator of querent, although this card is option for it will just depict the subject.
What does a reader do?
Readers of gypsy cards decipher the position of the cards in the spread. The eminence of certain numbers, suits and the meaning of each card are also examined. This will be used to interpret what the cars are saying. The reader’s intuition is important as well.
Gypsy cards can tell a lot about what we want to know: our past, present and future. With the right reading, we will be able to acquire the answers to our questions or know what the problem is within us.