Rachel Pollack on What We Learn from Tarot
“Tarot readings make us aware of the wonderful variety of human nature,” writes Rachel Pollack in the tarot bible Seventy-Eight Degrees of Wisdom: A Book of Tarot.
Author dwells into the reasons why people consult with a Tarot, and provides rather simple answer – specific information. That’s what people search for.
Pollack reminds that Tarot teaches us to pay attention to ourselves and to the whole world. It makes us more aware of surroundings and the life itself.
“The Tarot teaches us as well the valuable lesson of context. No matter how absolute a quality may seem to us in the abstract, in reality it affects us only in the context of other influences,” she writes, and asks intriguing questions that probably many tarot beginners or those, who did not read themselves, ask – how do we know what the reading tells us?
Tarot is a special tool that gives us advantage to life, by using it we can experience it and make it better. Seventy-Eight Degrees of Wisdom: A Book of Tarot by Rachel Pollack can definitely help you to understand it faster and more effectively.