If you want to know how the tarot works, well this article will explain in simple ways, the divisions presented in each deck and what those they really mean, in order for you to start developing a tarot Reading according to the card decided by the person who wants to know about the future, which could be you or anyone else.
When we are going to read the cards, let’s take in mind there are several ways to do it, first, by choosing the tarot you desire, because the iconography could change between decks, also, you desire if you want to have the deck as something that is telling you how to accomplished something every specific in mind or just, transferring your energy. At this point, you have to place them in order, from the fool to the world and from the ace to the king, in order for them to be an extension of your energy.
Having all of these concepts in mind, you will see the tarot has many drawings or iconographies in 78 cards, which are divided into 2, the major arcanas and the minor arcanas: the major arcanas are the iconographies or pictures which are related with life stages and points of life journey, such as the world or the fool, they are 22 and you can see at them if the person is immature, has grown up, so on.
The minor arcanas are 56 cards which describes people’s feelings, events, circumstances and is identified in cups (water), Wands (fire), swords (air), pentacles (earth), knight, king and queen. Also, represents events which are decided only by the person and indicates how good or bad they are.