Aurore Harris is a certified Tarot reader and accomplished astrologer. Utilizing her deep understanding of both Tarot and astrology, she offers comprehensive readings designed to guide individuals towards understanding their life's purpose and full potential. In addition, Aurore pens insightful weekly horoscopes and Tarot forecasts.
If you're new to the world of Tarot, welcome! The Tarot is a profound tool for self-discovery and personal growth, and I'm here to guide you on your journey. As a beginner, it's natural to feel overwhelmed by the vast array of Tarot spreads available. That's why I've handpicked a few recommended spreads that are perfect for beginners like you. These spreads will help you gain insight into different areas of your life and develop a deeper connection with the Tarot.
1. The Three-Card Spread: This simple yet powerful spread is perfect for beginners. It consists of three cards representing the past, present, and future. Start by shuffling your deck while focusing on your question or intention. Then, draw three cards and place them face down in a row. Flip them over one by one, starting from the left. The first card represents the past, the second card represents the present, and the third card represents the future. This spread offers a snapshot of your current situation and provides guidance on how to move forward.
2. The Celtic Cross Spread: The Celtic Cross is a classic Tarot spread that offers deeper insights into your life. It may seem complex at first, but don't worry—I'll break it down for you. Start by shuffling your deck and focusing on your question. Place the cards in the following positions:
a. Card 1: The present situation
b. Card 2: The challenge or obstacle
c. Card 3: The subconscious influences
d. Card 4: The recent past
e. Card 5: The best possible outcome
f. Card 6: The immediate future
g. Card 7: The querent's attitude
h. Card 8: External influences
i. Card 9: Hopes and fears
j. Card 10: The final outcome
This spread provides a comprehensive view of your situation, offering guidance and clarity.
3. The Self-Discovery Spread: This spread is perfect for those seeking deeper insights into themselves. It consists of five cards representing different aspects of your being. Shuffle your deck and place the cards in the following positions:
a. Card 1: The physical self
b. Card 2: The emotional self
c. Card 3: The mental self
d. Card 4: The spiritual self
e. Card 5: The overall self
This spread helps you understand your strengths, weaknesses, and areas for growth, allowing you to embark on a journey of self-discovery and personal transformation.
Remember, Tarot is a personal and intuitive practice. Trust your instincts and let the cards speak to you. Take your time to reflect on each card's meaning and how it relates to your question or situation. Don't be afraid to journal your thoughts and feelings—it can deepen your connection with the Tarot and enhance your understanding of the spreads.
As you continue your Tarot journey, feel free to explore other spreads that resonate with you. The Tarot is a vast and ever-evolving system, and there are countless spreads to discover. Trust yourself, embrace the magic of the Tarot, and let it guide you on your path of self-discovery and empowerment.
With love and light,