Tarot of Delphi
The Tarot of Delphi is a fine art deck composed of original Neoclassical art from the Victorian era. The 78 cards are populated with Greco-Roman gods, heroes, enchantresses, oracles, and legends. It also depicts daily life, art, and the cultures of the ancient world.
J.D. Hildegard Hinkel
Tarot Deck - 79 Cards - Self Published 2014
Tarot of Delphi review by Lori Lytle
I first visited Delphi, Greece, when I was a starry-eyed Classical Studies undergrad. Of course, I had read about the site, studied it in class, and had long been fascinated by the stories of the Pythia, the Priestess at Delphi who proclaimed oracles that were respected by all in the Ancient World. This study, however, didnít prepare me for the majesty and presence of this place. That visit to Delphi was my first experience of really understanding how a site can be inherently sacred, how people can be instinctively drawn to the energy of a place, and how there is much more going on beneath our feet and above our heads than we are aware of.
So, when I heard about the Kickstarter campaign for the Tarot of Delphi, I immediately felt that this was a natural combination, a concept that... read more reviews.
Similar Decks to Tarot of DelphiTheme: Ancient Greek, Fine Art, Victorian Era
More About These CardsName: Tarot of Delphi
Creators: J.D. Hildegard Hinkel
Publisher: Self Published 2014
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
Court Cards: Devotee, Artisan, Hero, Enchantress
Major Titles: Wheel of Fortune is Threads of Fate; The Hanged Man is The One Torn Asunder (Orpheus); The Devil, The Siren; The Tower, The Shipwreck; and The World, The Garden (of the mythical Hesperides).
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Size: 3.07 x 5.04 in. = 7.80cm x 12.80cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Reversible
Back Design: Black background with a stylised floral cross pattern inside a rectangular border
Companion Material: 66-page, perfect bound booklet with full color cover.
Extra Info: The deck includes an extra Empress card.