The Thoth Tarot

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One of the greatest and most popularTarot decks every created, it was painted by Lady Frieda Harris under the direction of famous occultist, Aleister Crowley. The Thoth Tarot deck is one of the deepest and richest in symbolism and attributions.

The Major Arcana are quite Beautiful and the Esoteric Symbolism worked into the Deck, throughout, is a Wealth of Knowledge and take many years of study to unlock the full depth of it's allusions and meaning.

Crowley's book about this deck, The Book of Thoth, is one of the classics on Tarot and with the Thoth deck is the major accomplishment of his life. The deck is one of the most widely used, and its complex symbolism can take many years of study.

The Wonderful Artwork and Fascinating Symbolism give the Reader a vast-array of information to draw-from.


The illustrations of the Thoth deck are rich in symbolism, based upon Crowley's stated desire to incorporate symbols from many disparate disciplines, including science and philosophy, as well as to draw on his extensive knowledge of various occult system (as described in detail in his Book of Thoth). For example, The Hanged Man and The Moon draw from Egyptian mythology, and the Princess of Disks holds a disk bearing the Taijitu. The pip cards in the four suits (Wands, Cups, Swords, and Disks) depict their objects in carefully-crafted positions; for example, the Four of Swords (which Crowley named "truce") shows four swords with their points toward the center of an imaginary square, suggesting a possibly tense peace. The card illustrations are uniformly stark and vividly illustrated throughout.I


Thoth Editions; Notes on the various editions published between 1944-2008

Thoth Notes; Comments by the Artist Lady Harris on the Individual Tarot Cards




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