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Tarot 101: Mastering the Art of Reading the Cards

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Would you like to gain professional-level skills in Tarot, bring more insight to card readings--and definitely have some fun? This complete course in Tarot demystifies the art of reading Tarot cards in an exciting new way. And all you need is a desire for wisdom and a boundless imagination.

In twenty-two clear and practical lessons, Kim Huggens teaches you everything you ne
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Paperback, 336 pages
Published June 8th 2010 by Llewellyn Publications (first published June 1st 2010)
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Elizabeth
Jul 21, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Beginning and experienced Tarot readers.
Shelves: tarot
There are many fine beginners' books on how to read tarot cards. Kim Huggens covers much of the same material as these other books, but approaches the subject in a new way. The most noticeable difference between Tarot 101 and these other books is how Huggens has organized the lessons on the Major Arcana. Instead of starting at The Fool and working her way in numerical order to The World, she groups the cards by theme and devotes a chapter to each theme. Some themes such as "Feminine Archetypes" ...more
John Marani
Jul 01, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Tarot 101
Kim Huggens
Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN 978-0-7387-1904-7
Written by John S. Marani, Jr., CTC

Tarot 101 is an imposing title for a book, since the implication is clear: This book is required reading for beginning tarot students. If you scan the table of contents, it certainly appears different from many other tarot books, because there’s not a listing for each card; it has entries like “Optional Homework” and “Further Reading”. And whole chapters on archetypes? Are you sure this isn’t American
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Pilly
Jun 20, 2018 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: tarot
Mình bắt đầu có cơ duyên với tarot nên đọc cuốn này. Vì thời gian bận bịu nên chưa đọc hết chỉ mới đọc được phân nữa nhưng mình có nhận xét như này.
Về chất lượng thì sách ok khái quát nhưng cần có một bộ bài tarot thì mới học được. Vì vậy ko thích hợp cho những ai thiếu hụt về kinh tế vì bộ bài tarot đâu phải rẻ. Chính vì điều này nên mong tác giả có lồng ảnh của những lá bài vào cho dễ nhận biết thay vì chỉ có chữ là chữ.
Với các bạn ko có bài để thực hành như mình thì hãy lên mạng các trang web
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Kimberly
Feb 04, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: tarot-books
This is an excellent book for beginner or seasoned tarot readers alike! Well, I myself am a beginner so I guess I can't speak for the seasoned tarot readers. Overall I found this book to be comprehensive and easily understandable, while not lacking any depth. I'm a bit lazy to write a review at the moment, but in short, this book gives you very great definitions on each card and offers you many way to explore tarot--using astrology, numerology, elemental symbolism, etc etc. There are many gold m ...more
Rachel Frank
Sep 07, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: tarot
I love how Kim organizes the cards in the book. She diverges from the traditional beginner book that goes through the cards from 0-21 and instead groups the cards based on theme. This made exploring the cards incredibly more fun and insightful for me. It helped me branch away from the rigidity seen in many beginner books and encourages the reader to have their own interpretation and not to be afraid to do things outside the box. It was an enjoyable and educational book!
Becky
May 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Absolutely amazing! I loved the diversity of schools of thought Kim brought to this book in so many ways. Giving us the Crowley/Thoth interpretation and the Rider-Waite, for one, and giving advice from the most prosaic of concerns (what to wear when giving professional readings) to the most profound (pathworking), discussing the different approaches to the cards (skeptics and psychics both welcome), her examples to help you understand the cards came from Harry Potter, Plato, LoTR, Aristotle, etc ...more
Siren
Jan 05, 2018 rated it it was amazing
No one could ever regret buying this book. It is superb.
Dom
Feb 24, 2012 rated it really liked it
A great introduction to Tarot even for a sceptic like me, a really concise, informative and professional tool, with clear direction and focus but at the same time with a colloqual, conversational and personal tone.

The book is written in the form of easily digestable lessons to guide the beginner into the world of Tarot reading, both for themselves and others for what ever reason, not just the hows, but also the self analysis aswell as outlining the responsibilities involved with Tarot reading.

I
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Beth Gea
Jan 31, 2017 rated it really liked it
Un llibre fàcil de llegir si tens una baralla de cartes del Tarot i vols saber com llegir-les.

El que m'ha agradat més són els exercicis en què l'autora dóna claus per tal de què tu mateixa interpretis les cartes sense haver de seguir al peu de la lletra el que diuen els manuals (que, per cert, les interpretacions són tan contradictòries d'un llibre a l'altre que, què vols que et digui, jo em quedo amb les meves).

Te'l recomano si el que vols és entendre les cartes pel teu propi ús i per posar e
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Marcello Tarot
Mar 30, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: tarot
Ottimo per i principianti

Veramente ben scritto, dà informazioni in abbondanza per iniziare (ma senza mai esagerare), ed è ricco di spunti per poter procedere autonomamente su diverse strade.
Recensione originariamente pubblicata su http://www.libreriauniversitaria.it/ nell’estate del 2010.
Bess  Ritenour Acey
Jan 03, 2011 rated it it was amazing
This is a very good book. I learned so much from it very interesting
Mazie Bones
Jan 12, 2013 rated it it was amazing
So so helpful! Best Tarot reference book I have ever invested in!
Em
Feb 11, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Really helpful
Naomi E
Jul 20, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Though the chapter organization left something to be desired (separate chapters for the Major/Minor arcana and the cour cards was annoying), it was asy to read and very helpful!
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