Richard Smoley's Blog

The Origins of the Tarot

June 20, 2017

Tags: Tarot, Kabbalah, Hebrew alphabet, sacred geometry

A lecture of mine on possible sources for the Major Arcana of the Tarot--and the Hebrew alphabet--has gone up on YouTube.

It's at:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PG_IvEivJeo

The link is to the upper left.

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