When we hear about tarot readers, we usually think about people that have some sort of psychic ability. Someone who can predict the future, but is it really necessary to be a psychic in order to read tarot? Or can anyone read tarot? What are the requirements to be a good tarot reader? Is there any training involved? And how does religion affect your passion for a tarot reading?
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Can anyone be a tarot reader?
The short answer to this is yes. Anyone can be a tarot reader, but that doesn’t mean that everyone will excel and be great at it, there are a few things that you must be extremely comfortable with, before taking up the title as a tarot reader and start reading cards for other people. First and foremost a tarot reader should be incredibly patient because it takes some time for you to get used to know the cards and know what each one represents as well as making a connection to their true meaning and how they interlink with each other during a reading. Your focus is also something that you must be good with because distraction can impair your reading abilities and of course give you a wrong impression and that will directly affect your reding accuracy. Another and possibly the most important skill that you must have in order to be able to give an accurate reading is your intuition, this will be your best tool when performing tarot card readings.
You may want to try meditation to help you to expand your senses and of course, allow you to give a more precise and accurate reading. Meditating just before a reading can enlighten your senses and boost your intuition quite a lot, so try it and see how much it affects your abilities to provide better readings. Every single person on this earth has the power of intuition, but some of us just happen to be able to channel it and use it in a more powerful way. Most of the time, we shut out that little voice that is our intuition, and with time we just don’t hear it anymore. Your intuition is within you no matter what, you can perfect and highlight your intuition powers, by focusing, practicing mediation and really channeling your own energy and allowing your intuition to speak louder.
Do you need to be a psychic to read tarot cards?
No, you don’t need to have any type of psychic skills, good intuition, and knowledge on tarot is enough to make you a good tarot reader, although having psychic abilities can help you a lot and impact your reading in a deeper way. Psychics are also able to see the future, so it’s probably more natural for them to give a reading, and having psychic abilities when reading tarot cards will definitely have a bigger advantage but it’s perfectly okay to still read tarot cards when you have no psychic abilities at all. Your intuition and ability to read cards are what will set you apart so instead of focusing on what you don’t have, why not enlighten the abilities that you already do have? Anyone can do it, you just have to believe and make sure you are extremely well educated on the subject and of course, put those intuition abilities to work.
Can you be a tarot reader if you are a Christian?
Religion can play a big part in how you decide to live your life, and there’s no surprise when it comes to tarot as well. When it comes to tarot and Christianity the answer couldn’t be more unclear. While some affirm that tarot is forbidden because the future should be protected, others support the practice, so the final decision will be yours. Tarot reading is about intuition, so as long as you are able to know how to separate your faith and beliefs from your intuition, and of course if you feel comfortable with your religion while being a tarot card reader then you should be more than able to be a wonderful tarot reader.
Can anyone be a card reader even without training?
Yes, you can be a tarot reader without any specific training or being certified, as long as you invest in your knowledge about the cards and their meaning, anyone can be a tarot reader if you work hard enough to achieve it. Being certified isn’t a requirement but if you are pursuing tarot reading as a career then having a certification and training can make you more reputable and add more credibility towards your future clients. People tend to be more assured when they know they are working with someone who is professionally certified, but in the end, it will always come to your accurate reading and your strong intuition skills.
Can you be a tarot reader if you don’t believe in tarot?
There is no rule that says you need to believe in tarot to be a tarot reader, but when you practice tarot this way, will you be able to give the best accurate reading? You can be a tarot reader and not believe in tarot, as long as you have an excellent knowledge of the cards and know how to do readings, then you can definitely do it. The only obstacle is that tarot reading is not only about the knowledge of the cards, but a lot of intuition and your intuition connected with your emotions and energy so it’s important to be in the right place to do a reading or else that might decrease the accuracy of the cards, and when you don’t have passion for tarot it’s possible that your beliefs will somehow be noticeable on your readings. It’s always a better experience when you love and believe in what you do, instead of just looking at the monetary side of it.
So do you think you can be a tarot reader?
Yes, everyone has the ability to become a tarot reader, you just need to open yourself up to the idea and learn what the cards represent, the rest is all up to your intuition and how you can connect with the cards. Tarot reading is a lot like self-development and you can definitely make a difference in someone else’s life, by deepening your inner wisdom and guiding someone else to their right path through the cards. Anyone has the power to be a tarot reader. Anyone has the power to hold someone else’s hand through hard times, but a tarot reader gets to see their soul and guide them through the darkness while guiding them towards a brighter and happier future.
Her Majesty Tarot Queen
I read the cards with my eyes closed and my heart open. I don’t sugarcoat the truth. After all, I’m not only known for my royal blood but also for my royal honesty.