Aeclectic Tarot
Dedicated to the diversity and beauty of Tarot since 1996


    · Tarot Decks   · Tarot Meanings   · Tarot Forum   · Home

Tarot Gallery Tarot Card Meanings Free Tarot Readings Tarot Books Community What's New

  Aeclectic Tarot Forum > Tarot > Tarot Spreads

Welcome to the Aeclectic Tarot Forum!

We are the oldest and largest Tarot forum community on the Internet. If you have any questions about any aspect of Tarot or using your cards, or you just want to connect with other Tarot enthusiasts, you've found the right place!

Registering your account is completely free, and allows you to post, share readings, search, view extra boards and more.

Hope to see you in the forum soon!


Reply
 
Thread Tools
Thirteen 
The Thirteenth Moon
Moderator
 
Thirteen's Avatar
 
Join Date: 17 Sep 2001
Location: Pluto
Posts: 7,335
Konraad's past life spread Redux!


And Konraad's name is spelled right only on this post. Sorry! Here's the original post on this spread re-posted:

Konraad's Classic Tarot Spreads gives a past life spread. You use all the majors. It's a little complex, but I'll try to lay it out. Use a BIG table, you need a lot of room for this one.

The idea is that we many past lives. And what we did in each one can affect aspects of our present life. Make it work or not work. This spread tells the querent which aspects of their current life (or childhood) were affected by a particular past life. And it lays out that past life.

Here's what you do: First, you seperate out the 4 aces. Then seperate out the majors. The lay-out of the cards will be as follows: 4 groupings of cards, each one called a "Throne," standing for some aspect of the querent's present (and past) life, and each crowned with an Ace. The Ace indicates the feel of that aspect of the person's life.

*******ACE*******(Throne 2)
***18*14*4*3*****

***ACE*** - ****ACE*** (Throne 1 & 3)
15*11*2*1* - *13*7*6*5*
*******19 - ********17

*******ACE***********(Throne 4)
21*20*16*12*10*9*8*22

You have the querent suffle the aces, then set them down as shown. They "Crown" the 4 thrones. So, Ace #1 (which will crown Throne 1) is set down to the left, then ace #2 is up top, then lay down ace #3 to the right, and #4, the final ace, below.

The Aces 1-3 (and their Thrones) refer to present life. The question is, what aspect of the person's present life is this past life going to explain? So, if this was a time in the person's early childhood where they were always home sick, the past life will explain that. Similarly, it'll explain why their career is frustrating, and why their current love relationships are filled with quarrels. The Ace hints at the parts of the person's present situation that the events of the past life are responsible for.

The meaning of the aces changes depending on the Throne.

Throne #1 = Early childhood/destiny
Ace of coins = Strength and vitality
Wands = Work and responsibilty
Cups = Love of pleasure
Swords = Poor Health

2 = Career
Coins = Faovrable
Wands = power
Cups = insufficent effort
Swords = frustrations

3 = Love & Marriage
Coins = Powerful
Wands = conflicts
Cups = Joy
Swords = Quarrels

4 = Past Life
Coins = Unhappy
Wands = Struggles
Cups = Beauty
Swords = Great power

__________________________________________________ ________________

Konraad's Past Life Spread Redux! Throne 1
Konraad's past life spread redux! Throne 2
Konraad's past life spread redux! Throne 3
Konraad's Past Life Spread Redux! Throne 4

Last edited by Hemera; 27-11-2013 at 22:58.
Thirteen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2002 Limited time only: Chat live with a Tarot reader now and get 50% off!     Top   #1
phirefly 
Citizen
 
phirefly's Avatar
 
Join Date: 26 Apr 2002
Location: mont clare, pa.
Posts: 102

you're an angel. thank you :} i'll take a look and see what we can do with them later this week.
phirefly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2002 Limited time only: Chat live with a Tarot reader now and get 50% off!     Top   #2
Umbrae 
Citizen
 
Umbrae's Avatar
 
Join Date: 20 Mar 2002
Location: Upper Left-Coast, USA
Posts: 8,847
Cool


Very, very cool. I will have to work with it for awhile to ‘get’ it.

Then, I will have intelligent questions…

…now where did I put my deck…
Umbrae is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2002 Limited time only: Chat live with a Tarot reader now and get 50% off!     Top   #3
Kaz 
Citizen
 
Kaz's Avatar
 
Join Date: 28 Oct 2001
Location: netherlands
Posts: 2,070

take a look in the studyforum, section "general" diana bumped all the past life spread posts, you will find some examples of people that did them as well.....

kaz
Kaz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2002 Limited time only: Chat live with a Tarot reader now and get 50% off!     Top   #4
aeonx 
Citizen
 
aeonx's Avatar
 
Join Date: 24 Sep 2001
Location: Norway
Posts: 1,085

Oh great Thirteen! Thank you so much. *added to my collection*

~aeonx~



__________________
~~Mistress of the Vowels~~
aeonx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2002 Limited time only: Chat live with a Tarot reader now and get 50% off!     Top   #5
Jewel 
Citizen
 
Jewel's Avatar
 
Join Date: 25 Oct 2001
Location: Somewhere in the Sea
Posts: 6,163

This is a very cool spread! I did it for myself and for a friend and we both loved it!



__________________
Jewel
Entity of the Water/West Corner
Jewel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-06-2002 Limited time only: Chat live with a Tarot reader now and get 50% off!     Top   #6
Reply
Go ad-free and support us too - upgrade to subscriber today


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On



All times are GMT +10. The time now is 06:36.

 


Tarot Forum Categories
· Tarot Decks
· Using Tarot Cards
· Tarot Trading
· Talking Tarot
· Reading Exchange
· Your Readings
· Tarot Games & Fun
· Tarot Deck Creation
· Marseilles
· Rider-Waite-Smith
· Thoth Tarot
· Tarot Study Groups
· Lenormand
· Oracles
· Divination
· Spirituality
· Chat
· New Members
· Advertisements
· Forum Help


Aeclectic Tarot Categories
· Dark & Gothic Decks
· Steampunk Decks
· Goddess Decks
· Angel Decks
· Fairy Decks
· Dragon Decks
· Beginner Decks
· Pagan & Wiccan Decks
· Ancient Egyptian Decks
· Celtic Decks
· Fantasy Decks
· Tarot Books
· Lenormand Decks
· Rider-Waite Decks
· Marseilles Decks
· Thoth Decks
· Oracle Decks
· Doreen Virtue Decks
· Popular Tarot Decks
· Available Decks
· Upcoming Decks
· Solandia's Top Ten
· Top Ten Decks
· List All Decks

Who is behind the Aeclectic Tarot Forum?

My name is Kate Hill (also known as Solandia) and I'm a Tarot reader, deck collector, and lifelong student of the beauty and diversity of Tarot cards.

I created Aeclectic in 1996 to share my passion for Tarot with the world, and started the forum in 2000 so others could share theirs too. Contact me via email or here at the forum.

  Contribute to Aeclectic

· Add your deck
· Write a review
· Join the community

Get new deck updates via email
  Aeclectic Tarot Resources

Copyright © Aeclectic Tarot. All rights reserved.