This Celtic Cross Tarot spread is particularly good when looking at a specific situation or if the client has an important subject they want to know about…
The Celtic Cross is known as probably one of the most popular spreads in Tarot readings. It is said to be one of the oldest spreads, combining Pagan and Christian elements which produce a complete package for any tarot reader to understand. It is also believed that because this spread has been used for such a long time by so many readers, it has built up a strong and powerful energy. This Celtic Cross Tarot spread is particularly good when looking at a specific situation or if the client has an important subject they want to know about. However, it takes some practice and is not necessarily an easy spread to learn, but it will be worth it for the insight it gives you.
The Celtic Cross Tarot reading has a masculine and a feminine energy to this spread to give a perfect and powerful balance
The Celtic Cross Tarot spread is divided into two sections. Four cards are placed on the right, commonly named as the ‘Staff’ and six cards are placed on the left, known as the ‘Circle’ or ‘Cross’ and imitates the Celtic Cross from Ireland. The cross has a circle linking the four cards on the right and stands for the linking with spirit and the universe. The Celtic Cross Tarot reading has a masculine and a feminine energy to this spread to give a perfect and powerful balance. The small central cross section represents the subject that the client has asked about in the reading or the heart of the matter. This foretells what is most important to you at the time of the reading.
Once the Celtic Cross Tarot cards are laid out, it is important to understand how each cards comes into the reading and relates to the subject.
Tarot readings can look at any area of your life
The Celtic Cross Tarot reading is a common spread for Tarot readers to use and it gives an overall picture of a concern, subject or situation. It can also be used in general readings if you wanted to know about the coming 6-12 months and will highlight certain areas of your life that may change in the future. Tarot readings can look at any area of your life, whether it was love and relationships, work and career, family and home – or if indeed you needed a very specific question answering. It can give astounding detail and insight and as Tarot is often combined with various psychic skills, it offers you a more in depth reading.
PUBLISHED: 26 February 2016