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Tarot For Your Self
A Workbook for the Inward Journey (35th Anniversary Edition)
Mary K. Greer
ISBN: 9781578636792
Book (Paperback)
Weiser Books
$24.95
7 x 10
304 pages
September 1, 2019


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“I was so excited when I discovered Tarot for Your Self years ago. This book ignited in me and so many others a love of the cards and all they have to offer.
Joan Bunning, author of Learning the Tarot

“Mary K. Greer's Tarot For Your Self revolutionized the world of Tarot like no other book before or since. At a time when almost all tarot books were either formulas for fortune-telling, or complicated occult doctrines—and virtually everyone said you must never read for yourself—Mary Greer broke open the rules by showing us how to explore the many ways we ourselves could discover meaning and the power in the cards. She did not simply ignore, or discard, what had gone before. Instead, she studied and absorbed the meanings and teachings, and then showed us how to use them for our own explorations. It is a pleasure—and a moment of great benefit to the tarot world—to see this magical book in a new edition.” —Rachel Pollack, author of Seventy-Eight Degrees of Wisdom

“If you’re looking to deepen your relationship to the tarot, look no further than Mary K. Greer’s classic Tarot for Your Self. The exercises, meditations, rituals, and other activities will help you connect with the cards in a meaningful way. The interpretation section in the back is pure gold—and one that you’ll refer to again and again. Both the tarot novice and seasoned pro will find Greer’s book to be a useful, transformative tool. This new edition is sure to delight and inspire a whole new era of tarot fans around the world.” —Theresa Reed, author of The Tarot Coloring Book, coauthor of Tarot for Troubled Times

“One of the first Tarot books I ever bought was Tarot for Your Self. To this day, it is always the first book I recommend to my students. Mary K. Greer's text is iconic because of the way she offers her own knowledge. For me, she managed to demystify Tarot without losing the magic. That fine line is a hard one to keep, but Mary knows how to stay on track. I always have a spare copy on my shelf for that visitor that wants to learn more about Tarot. This book doesn't just teach you about Tarot. It provides learning methods that will last a lifetime.” —Arwen Lynch-Poe, editor of The Cartomancer

The tarot classic that first promoted the practice of reading the cards not just for others but for one's own personal insight and self-transformation

“Tarot for Your Self was ground-breaking when this book was first published and is still radically significant today.” —Benebell Wen, author of Holistic Tarot

“Deciding to work with the Tarot is like embarking on a long, inward journey.”—Mary K. Greer

This tarot classic by Mary K. Greer was the first book to promote reading the cards for your own insight, revolutionizing tarot through a combined emphasis on self-teaching techniques and personal growth. Tarot for Your Self uses meditations, rituals, spreads, mandalas, visualizations, dialogues, charts, affirmations, and other activities to help you establish your own relationship with the cards. All the information is presented using the best in traditional knowledge and know-how. This powerful breakthrough process will turn all your readings into truly transformative experiences.

Tarot for Your Self covers interpretations for the major and minor arcana, reversed card meanings for all 78 cards, and enlightening information on your shadow/teacher cards.

Replaces ISBN 978-1-56414-588-8

Mary K. Greer is a Grandmaster of the American Tarot Association and teaches workshops and classes on Tarot and astrology throughout the U.S. and abroad. She is the author of several books, including 21 Ways to Read a Tarot Card and Tarot for Your Self. This book is a revision of Mary Greer’s Tarot Constellations. (Photo: Paul Nagy)
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