Reading the Orbifold’s Court Cards — Knights

From the Pages — the root of Earth within mastery of their Element — we continue on to the Knights, who are the drive and action within the mastery of their Element. Where the Pages ground their Element, finding practicality in the completion of their Element’s cycle, the Knights take their Element and put it into Action. In…

Touch the Earth and enter The Void

It is said that after studying with every spiritual master of his time, the Buddha, still unenlightened, sat down under the banyan tree and simply touched the ground. It was at that moment he saw the emptiness of all things and became enlightened. Some say this is only a metaphor, and that the ground he…

Reading with the Orbifold — Major Associations

In any standard tarot deck, there are a certain proportion of Minor Arcana, Court Cards, and Major Arcana, leading to a certain mathematical probability of cards coming up in any given reading. The ratio is 40:16:22 or 20:8:11 (reduced), or a percentage of just over 50% Minor Arcana, just over 20% Courts, and just under…

Reading the Orbifold’s Court Cards — Pages

The Pages: A couple of days ago, in a thread on two-ness, a couple of people asked if I would go through some descriptions/discussions of some cards from the Orbifold Tarot to help some people out who might feel lost in the “abstractness” of just number and element, without figurative depictions of characters doing things. These…

Short Musings on the Orbifold #19

  Abundant activity calls for intellectual reflection. Find emotional stability in this reflection, and attempt to merge intellectual reflection with emotional stability. From this merging of feeling and thought, touch the inner spiritual teacher. Let this teacher carry you from your traditional, orthodox understanding to a deeper, personal understanding that flouts convention. Reserve your Orbifold,…

Short Musings on the Orbifold #18

  Harnessing Heaven and Earth, ride thought and being deep into the wellspring of your subconscious, emotional core. Find there an abundance of intellectual reasoning that stimulates the mind — just be careful not to overthink; remain grounded in the emotional being, so that the mind does not run away unhitched and undirected. Reserve your…

Short Musings on the Orbifold #17

  A harmonious balance of intent, direction, and implementation leads to pure personal joy, unobstructed and unhindered by confusion. Physically, this feeling of grounded ease gives you freedom to move forward pragmatically — there is no rush. Consider how to carry this state of joy and harmony forward as a seed within your creative being. The elemental relationship…

Short Musings on the Orbifold #16

  The heat of a passionate situation burns itself out, leaving a fresh root. Nurture this fresh root and it will grow in an emotionally harmonious way. Reserve your Orbifold, now in crowdfunding

Short Musings on the Orbifold #15

Making up your mind may require you to balance thought and emotion. Learning this balance strengthens you as an individual, and may inspire leadership. In this role, planning and logistics may become overwhelming without adequate alone-time. Be careful not to let intellectual brilliance override important emotional breakthroughs. Pre-order your Orbifold, available here

Short Musings on the Orbifold #14

Solitary retreat illuminates innermost feelings of intuition, leading to a single-minded, fair decision. Putting this decision to rest grounds you for a new endeavour that quickly nears fruition… but solitude may once again be required before completion. Pre-order your Orbifold today!