By: Elly Card Description: Death, numbered 13 in most decks, is usually depicted by a skeleton or reaper riding a white horse or on foot, sometimes with the sun or moon rising behind him. Death is surrounded by dying people of all castes/classes, from commoners to nobility; a woman looks […]

By: Elly Card Description: The Magician is also referred to as the Magus or Mage. It is numbered 1 in most Tarot decks, and is shown to be a master of the elements. Red and white are prominent colors in this card, and the Magician wears a crown of the […]

By: Elly Card Description: This card shows the wheel of the goddess Fortuna, turning clockwise with people, or animals falling from/climbing it. Atop it there is sometimes perched a sphinx holding the sword of discernment, representing balance in the face of constant fluidity. It also usually features the word “TARO” […]

By: Elly Card Description: A woman dances above the Earth while holding a staff in each hand. She’s surrounded by a green wreath and is usually watched by various creatures. These creatures are symbolic of the four fixed signs of the zodiac – Aquarius, Taurus, Leo, and Scorpio – and […]