The Herbal Tarot is another Rider-Waite style deck, except it pictures a different herb that corresponds with each card, such as garlic for the Tower, and a lotus in the Ace of Cups. Some herbal knowledge (or the companion book) would be necessary to read with this deck.
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Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - US Games 1978
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Herbal Tarot review by Maiden
When I began reading Tarot cards I used the good olí Rider-Waite deck. For a beginner, I believe this was/is the best place to start. However, as I got deeper into the meanings of the cards and their meaning to me, I started to look around at different styles. I found that the illustration
of some cards did not "feel" as connected to me as others.†
In my search I never found exactly what I was looking for.† That is, until my mom cleaned out her chest and handed down one of her older decks to me.† This "new" deck came to me wrapped in a black, cotton piece of cloth--no box, no author or publisher name, just the sweet, earthy smell of
sandalwood.† Immediately, I could tell this was "my" deck.† I held them in my hands and got goosebumps that accompanied a rush of ener...
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More About These Cards
Name: Herbal Tarot
Publisher: US Games 1978
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
Minor Arcana Style: RWS-Based Scenes
Suits: Cups, Swords, Wands, Pentacles
Court Cards: Page, Knight, Queen, King
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Size: 2.76 x 4.72 in. = 7.00cm x 12.00cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Reversible
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