Most comprehensive exploration of the tarot i have experienced.
Much of what i would say about the uniqueness and relevancy of this book has already been covered well by other reviewers here. personally, i can testify that i have become a much improved student of tarot since studying this course (for that is what this book is), i will mention some points which in my opinion make this book so helpful. the author mentors the reader through the enigma of tarot using thorough exploration - her unique teaching style - which works very well for me as it feels she is sitting beside me talking me through the lessons. ms de angeles is concise, clear and leaves no stone (or should i say card) unturned. using years of experience, the author has drawn upon wisdom gained from dealing with unexpected situations that can and do crop up during a reading, such as appearance of spirits who know the client and may have a message. the reader is taught ways of managing these occurrences and more. buy this book and you will learn effective communication techniques, how to provide structure for your readings, boundaries; confidentiality, using common sense; basically all you need to know should you decide to take up the vocation of tarot reading for the public at large, or not. in conclusion, ms de angeles not only takes you on an enjoyable, comprehensive and fascinating journey through the meaning and magick of each card in the tarot in a way i can guarantee you have never been taught before. she also includes invaluable advice on maintaining objectivity, staying aware of your own motives and keeping on track, and you will enjoy yourself in the meantime!