What is Major Arcana card in Tarot? The Major Arcana are the named or numbered cards in a cartomantic tarot pack, the name being originally given by occultists to the trump cards of a normal tarot pack used for playing card games.
How many Major Arcana Tarot cards are there? It consists of 78 cards divided into two groups: the major arcana, which has 22 cards, also known as trumps, and the minor arcana, which has 56 cards.
How do you read the Major Arcana Tarot card?
What cards are part of the Major Arcana?
- #0 – The Fool. The Fool is the first card in a Tarot deck because he is the most vulnerable of all the Tarot’s archetypes.
- #1 – The Magician.
- #2 – The High Priestess.
- #3 – The Empress.
- #4 – The Emperor.
- #5 – The Hierophant.
- #6 – The Lovers.
- #7 – The Chariot.