Tarot and Oracle decks are tools, rich with imagery and meaning that help us tap into our inner wisdom and connect with universal energies. They offer messages that can support our path and guide our decisions. They can help us connect with our intuition and deepen our connection with Spirit.
But are they same thing?
Despite their few similarities, Tarot and Oracle cards are actually two very different systems. Tarot is based on a universal structure (most popularly Rider-Waite) and follows an established tradition. Oracle decks on the other hand, are completely freeform in structure and do not follow any one tradition or theory.
What does the Tarot card have that the Oracle doesn’t? (And visa-versa?) (Continue reading)
This is an excellent article for all you card readers if you are unsure of the difference between the two types of cards.