The Oracle of Visions is a beautiful body of work and would be a treasure for any fan of Ciro Marchetti. Each is a symbol of dreams. It is time to allow more love and light into the very core of your being. Yes, I even spotted a couple of Fae. You are likely to have a great deal of mental and physical energy now. Regardless of designations, the images are immediately absorbing, taking us into another world while simultaneously connecting us to self-reflective emotions. Rather than relying on a single theme, this eclectic oracle deck introduces archetypal figures from many areas of life, including the theater and the carnival.
Later or if I get stuck I will read the author's explanation of the card. You will also find a small section about working with multiple cards. In this scene we see a reflection of our many selves. Whittle Georgia Southern University John H. Life will feel blissful to you now, which is wonderful. The author addresses interpretations and card combinations, although no particular spreads are suggested, in this very complete but modestly sized 140 page book--thus stepping back from overseeing our understanding of the Oracle of Visions.
His award-winning digital artwork is popular around the world. We identify the masks and gently remove them; they are no longer needed, that part of the journey is over. Claus Westermann shows that these oracles occur in distinct forms and make up a coherent tradition. The book offers key phrases, descriptions and possible interpretations for each card, along with a quotation that seems to match the energy of the card. Karma is the best payback there is, and paying it forward means that someone else gets the gift that you offer. If only we could decide to trust that the Universe has our very Highest Good in mind. The imagery is evocative and less stiff than many other decks with a similar art style.
So I guess I must have got something right. The Oracle of Visions is a 52-card, eye-catching oracle deck geared toward the intuitive reader. In life nothing stays the same and as we continue the journey through life there will be many small and large endings. Maybe she is his spirit guide, or a love from a past life. Or is he too wrapped up in himself to see it? When we put ourselves out there for the Highest Good, it is like the ripples on a pond… it truly is a gift that keeps on giving as we inspire others to give of themselves too. Get out there and share the love! Join 28,674 other followers Follow Blog Calendar.
These categories are meant to be flexible enough that each card would be free to serve in many different roles. What do you really have to lose? If you are reading this review after the end of June 2011, check for purchasing information. While many oracle decks will follow a reoccurring theme Angels, flowers, dragons, etc. Games edition and let yourself play with these fabulous images, without having to worry about keeping them in pristine condition. The Oracle of Visions, which is filled with rich and deep artwork, will take your readings to a new standard. It is the quest to understand self, the world, the universe, and in a sense the known and unknown aspects of life. For me, the operation of an oracular device is random, the design of it should be anything but.
When chosen either randomly or cognitively, these cards can provide spiritual guidance in divination and introspection. If we could see Reiki energy as though it were radiant light, it would perhaps look like this. One of my favorite cards is Number 15 Farewell, Goodbyes, Closure. More recently, I have been playing around with animated sequences of my images. The first couple of pages describe some of the thoughts behind The Oracle of Visions.
I see, in my mind, artwork that I might call fantasy, and which the artist labels retrotech. We believe that if we have suffered in the past, we will suffer in the future, so we must be vigilant in creating walls to shield us from pain. Here we see a lady in Victorian dress, with dark plumes in her hair. That is where the love is. I recommend the Oracle of Visions for a well-designed alternative to the standard tarot, with rich images and abundant visual metaphors wandering through this enjoyable set of cards. Acknowledge them and commit to making necessary change.
The Oracle of Visions was originally self-published and has now been released by U. There was one image in particular that gave me a visceral response. Do you need more exercise? While I do see those things in this card I am constantly drawn to the question of how much of ourselves we give up in such a process? Artwork: The artwork in this deck is filled with beautiful scenery and masterfully depicted figures. He goes on to demonstrate that these texts, often percieved only as a message of judgement and doom, in fact proclaim hope and deliverance as well. I look through the deck again, to find a card that speaks to me today — a card that can help me heal and grow today.
In this card we see two aspects of one individual one older, one younger , side by side. Whatever you feel holds you back from truly enjoying life, release it all. In life you decide whether to allow the things that have happened to you to make you bitter or make you strong. He creates a solid foundation for working with the cards without stifling the incentive to create personal interpretations. Legacy of the Divine Tarot for iPhone Legacy of the Divine Tarot for iPad Larger signed prints of the individual cards and themed montages from the Legacy of the Divine deck are available from the artists web site. The analogy of imprisonment can of course be applied to self-incarceration.