Know thyself…. but do you really?

I've heard someone say that to know oneself is the beginning of enlightenment. And that a way to know thyself is to make a list of all one's faults, weaknesses, and despicable character traits . What? I had never heard this before and I didn't like the idea very much. I'd spent years transforming negative self beliefs into positive ones. Plus I thought, I don't really have many bad traits. I'm a good person. Still the idea intrigued me. How would listing my negative qualities be a good thing? Wouldn't it just make me feel bad about myself? Why would I want to focus on bad character traits. Wouldn't that just be a step backwards? Negative thinking isn't good. A Spiritual life is all about being positive. Right? Plus, I say self-assuredly, I've worked on self improvement my entire life, I just don't think it would be helpful. There really is no need for me to do this exercise. I think I know myself pretty well. While thinking how this could supposedly elevate my…

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The Radical Truth of The Tarot

The Tarot is honest. The cards do not lie. You may prefer to hear a different story than what the cards bring. You may deny that what they say is true. You may twist the meaning to fit your hopes and wishes. The cards don't lie and the message is meant to help you. Always. Interpreting the cards for ourselves may block the truth. Sometimes an unbiased perspective is needed. A compassionate skilled tarot reader that can be trusted to tell it like it is , is an invaluable asset. The Truth doesn't have to be bad either. What if you have a hard time believing in yourself and The Tarot tells you will be successful. Can you accept this and use it to change your way of thinking? Sure you can because the tarot does not lie. So when the message doesn't quite come across the way you want it to, or you find it hard to believe, take a moment to reflect. Take a day or two. Let it sink in. Mull…

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Why the Tarot?

Tarot has been around for centuries. It has had hundreds of years of use. Hundreds of years of intention, people using it to tap into The Source Energy we call God. So much intention over so many centuries has made it a powerful, dependable tool for gleaning the answers you are seeking. The Tarot reveals hidden knowledge, peeks into the future, spiritual insights and can be used for personal development, Messages from angels, guides and ancestors sometimes come through and can be very enlightening. A Tarot master is someone knowledgeable to interpret the language The Tarot talks . To share the messages the tarot wants to share with you. Just like learning any language, anyone can probably do it. Does everyone want to do it? To commit to the in depth study and devote the time learning a new language? Do some people learn more easily than others? Are some people what we would call naturals? Yes anyone can dabble in the Tarot, but to gain real insights and knowledge you seek someone who…

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The Magic of The Tarot

Using the Magic of The Tarot we can journey into the metaphysical world of energy. Your energy , my energy, we all have energy. We are connected to and a part of, the grander scheme of things. Divine Energy. We can call this divine energy God, our higher self, source light , Christ consciousness, the Holy Spirit. There are lower energies too, our shadow selves ,these are also part of the divine whole and have much to teach. The Tarot is a wonderful tool for tapping into these energies. We consult The Tarot, always with the intention to advance our highest purpose and soul growth. Guiding us down a path of health for the pursuit of happiness!

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