Tarot card readings have become widely popular. Many people turn to spiritual guidance, particularly tarot card readings, to connect with their inner wisdom. It allows individuals to understand what is important to know during a particular situation. There is a common misconception that tarot cards help “tell the future;” however, that is not exactly true. Tarot card decks are used as a tool for inner guidance and can help those gain insight on past, future, or present events. And while tarot card reading does not predict what will happen later on, it allows individuals to obtain an understanding of a situation, helping to determine the next best steps to take. This is done based on what is already known and what the cards display.


What Are Tarot Cards?

Tarot decks consist of 78 cards. Each card has different meanings, from imagery, to symbolism, to telling a story. There are 22 Major Arcana cards, which represent life’s lessons surrounding karma and spirituality. And then there are 56 Minor Arcana cards, which represent the trials and tribulations that are experienced in one’s life.


Of the Minor Arcana cards, there are 16 Tarot Court cards, which represent different personality attributes that are expressed at different times. And lastly, the Minor Arcana also consists of 40 cards that are numbered and are categorized into 4 Suits with 10 cards each. These cards represent different situations that we experience in our everyday life.


Tarot cards allow one to tap into the wisdom and many different answers that one may be curious about.