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Café Lenormand℠ - A Lenormand Blog & Learning Resource. LENORMAND GRAND TABLEAU: THE HAPPY MARRIAGE. Prompted by a few cartomancers in the Lenormand Cards Study Group on Facebook to write something about my method of reading the Lenormand Grand Tableau, here’s a sample reading I did recently (if you read the text make sure that you also read the comments at the end.

LENORMAND GRAND TABLEAU: THE HAPPY MARRIAGE

There’s some method theory there inspired by the questions people have been asking – thanks all for your interest). Now, the reason why I was asked to write about it in the first place was because of my claim that it’s possible to read all 36 cards, including their houses, in 1 minute and 30 seconds. What follows here is a demonstration of that.

My argument for how I go about each card may seem longish in written form, but I maintain that in the course of verbal transmission it takes me no more than that to say what I need to say. Some readers read emerging patterns, others read the cards in pairs. TAROFLEXIONS.

“House” means…house? So here’s the thing about... - coffee&tarot. Inside every Lenormand Loadestones kit is a booklet with keywords to get you started.

Following is a single sheet keyword guide for quick reference. To order a set of Lenormand Loadestones click here and make your readings stick! (Double click to expand) Alternate Realities Designs Tarot Lenormand and Oracle Card. Angel Cartomancy. Welcome in our Angel Shop.

Angel Cartomancy

Our products are designed to assist in stimulating your intuition and natural spiritual abilities so that you may receive accurate information during your reading and healing sessions. Our Oracle Cards will take your readings to the next level of accuracy so that you may receive specific and detailed answers for yourself as well as your clients. In addition, you have access to a free online class with each deck that your purchase. The class will provide an overview of the oracle cards and will instruct you on how interpret the cards during a reading. Alexandre’s divination work is based primarily upon Cartomancy, Tarot and Angel Cards but incorporates other oracular systems as well. For bulk purchase and more information on the decks, please contact us at alexandremusruck@gmail.com International orders may take anywhere from 2-6 weeks to arrive to you. . © 2014 Alexandre Musruck. Like this: Like Loading...

Andy Boroveshengra. Below is a non-exhaustive list of the 36 cards’ basic meaning.

Andy Boroveshengra

The cards are an abbreviated language like shorthand, so when they come together the spell something out based on their distance from each other and what they fall with. That’s what “traditional” Lenormand is: it’s not the deck, or the meanings, but a method of reading these thirty-six playing cards. If you’re looking for books, check out Caitlín Matthews “The Enchanted Lenormand” or Erna Droesbeke’s “The Oracle of Mlle. Lenormand” (available in Dutch, German and French – it was the first Lenormand book in English, coming out in 1989, and you can sometimes pick it up on eBay, Abebooks).

I authored the first comprehensive English course, which is set to re-start soon on via the Traditional Lenormand Guild, as well as a book, Lenormand – Thirty Six Cards, and Iris Treppner offers a well-respected course here. Files.meetup.com/283307/DTM_Intro-to-Lenormand. Helen's Lenormand dictionary. History The original prototype for the Lenormand deck, das Spiel der Hoffnung (Game of Hope), was designed as a board race game with a secondary use of fortune telling by a German man Johann Kaspar Hechtel (1771-1799).

Helen's Lenormand dictionary

The deck was later named after the famous French fortune-teller Marie Anne Adelaide Lenormand (1772-1843). The board game used a traditional Southern German playing card deck of 36 cards with new illustrations on each card that were laid out in a 6x6 formation, a typical formation for gambling board games similar to Mexican Lotería now known in Germany as Bilderlotto (picture lotto). Secrets of The Lenormand Oracle Products. Sylvie Steinbach published in 2007 the first English literature exclusively centered on the Lenormand Oracle (the 36 Lenormand deck called 'le petit jeu' in French).

Secrets of The Lenormand Oracle Products

"The Secrets Of The Lenormand Oracle" introduced her innovative approach to reading the cards called the 'No Layout' system. Her presence on the web and her free teachings on Aecletic Tarot and Lenormandnz forum created a lot of controversy since the traditional way to reading the deck was layout based and mainly relying on a large spread called le Grand Tableau. However for many Lenormand devotees, her approach to the oracle added a new swing to its history and started a resurgence of interest around the Lenormand in the Anglo-Saxon countries that knew little about this oracle while creating excitement in Western Europe.

More decks and books got published and today, anyone wanting to learn the Lenormand cards will find an array of layouts, methods and decks to play with... Under the Roses Lenormand Shop. Under the Roses Lenormand was initially printed as a self-published deck.

Under the Roses Lenormand Shop

It is now OOP. However, it will be printed by U.S. Games Systems, Inc. in 2014. And, naturally, available in stores at that time.