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Way of the Horse: Equine Archetypes for Self-Discovery - A Book of Exploration and 40 Cards

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The Way of the Horse This wisdom-filled book-and-card kit brings Linda Kohanov's groundbreaking teachings about human-horse connections and equine archetypes to readers interested in tarot and animal divination cards. Useful as both a divination deck and as a book for straight reading, "Way of the Horse" offers profound insight into the powerful relationship between horses ...more
Hardcover, 292 pages
Published September 28th 2007 by New World Library
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Tami
Apr 15, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Way of The Horse is not a traditional set of tarot cards. The deck itself contains forty cards with stunningly beautiful illustrations of horses. These designs do not follow the normal themes and descriptions as seen in traditional tarot sets. Instead, the themes are related to archetypes in mythology and historical sources. Such archetypes cover a variety of issues within the general topics of experience, leadership, creativity, and transformation. These archetypes are then correlated to the mi ...more
Monique
Apr 26, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Beautiful! I love this deck. I'll be returning to this over and over, for I love the beautiful artwork. I read the book straight through, one card description at a time, and that worked very well. Lots of concepts from Kohanov's other work return here, but they're presented in a clear, thematical way. Very nice.

These long, detailed descriptions might also be the drawback of this deck, since it'll make it difficult to give your own interpretations to the cards. However, I'm sure I can find somet
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Aly Stratton
Nov 04, 2013 rated it really liked it
Very useful when providing equine healing for foster children @ Connected Hearts
Kalli
Feb 12, 2012 rated it really liked it
These are fun and silly. Something to pass the time while we are camping at the horse shows!
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An empowering insight into how we can tap into our own awareness by understanding the power and freedom of the most spirited animal, the horse. As Kohanov writes,

"These animals mirror, and help us recover, the beauty, power, and nobility of own spirit, that elusive Presence so easily lost in the frenzy and disconnection of civilized life."
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Linda is an author, speaker, riding instructor and horse trainer who has become an internationally recognized innovator in the field of Equine Experiential Learning and a respected writer on the subject of Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy.

Her book "The Tao of Equus: A Woman’s Journey of Healing and Transformation through the Way of the Horse" was selected as one of the Top Ten Religion and Spiritu
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