by Christopher Butler
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Marie-Anne Lenormand was the greatest celebrity fortune teller of the Napoleonic Era. Among her famous consultants were Frances, Lady Shelley, Robespierre, and the Empress Josephine, with whom she formed a lifelong bond of friendship. Since the mid-nineteenth century, the enigmatic fortune telling deck contained in this box has been associated with her secret techniques of cartomancy and fortune telling. Discover for yourself this long revered tradition through the comprehensive guidebook and a traditional Lenormand deck, freshly re-illustrated for the modern age. You will be guided on a card-by-card journey, and, when you’ve finished, you’ll have the skills to perform readings both simple and complex. Take your cards and, in the words of the great lady herself, “coupez!” The spell cast by the “Sybil of the Salons” has never been stronger. Continue reading
Three card reading for Thursday, April 10, 2014 is from The New Palladini Tarot by David Palladini, U.S. Games Systems, Inc. 1996
Nine of Pentacles, Ace of Swords, The Sun
“When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.” ~Khalil Gibran
The reading for Wednesday, March 19, 2014 is from the Dreaming Way Tarot by Rome Choi, U.S. Games Systems, Inc. 2012. (see review HERE)
The Fool, The Hierophant, The Hanged Man
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”
~Mark Twain Continue reading
The reading for Monday, March 17, 2014 is from the Tarot of the Night by Richard ShadowFox, Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. 2013.
Six of Wands, Nine of Cups, The Moon
“If you don’t know what you want, you’ll never find it.
If you don’t know what you deserve, you’ll always settle for less. You will wander aimlessly, uncomfortably numb in your comfort zone, wondering how life has ended up here. ~Rob LianoIn Continue reading