Reading Tarot is the art of divination with the help of pictures and drawings on the cards. These symbols, if studied with intricacy will reveal everything about the enquirer.
Contrary to the fact that tarot is used only for counselling, it has many other aspects too, for example; astrology, colors, planetary effects and influences upon the person, directions, elements, etc. Although every tarot set is accompanied with instruction books, it is important to be intuitive and evaluate the cards as a story rather than just speak of the book meanings.
How Tarot works
Tarot works on synchronicity; when we pull cards keeping the question in mind or speaking aloud, we will definitely get an answer. The tarot never goes wrong and it is a known fact that the cards will tell us what we need to know and what is most important to us at that point of time. For instance, we might ask about our career but the card that we pull out would be related to our relation, this means that the universe is guiding us that we need to concentrate on that aspect of our life, which is somehow important to our work too.
Tarot gives us minute details on a day to day basis and also gives us information about long term goals. Tarot acts as a map to our future and when we know that the road we are taking might not bring us good results, we can change our path and choose something which will bring us success. This is how Tarot helps us to plan our future and saves our time from trial and error, a much needed tool in today’s time!
Most people like to know how accurate Tarot is? It's like asking how correct mathematics is. If a person does add, subtract or calculate right, the subject is definitely not at fault. Every reader has a his own style and it will be unfair to generalize the tarot.
Picture: 'The strength card' from the goddess Tarot