At the same time this series was popular the use of the characters and the storyline to xplain the symbols on the cards and the meaning of the cards is fantastic It shows how in day to day life and how in that fantastic world of darkness how the cards can be seen This book bridges the gap between the occult fiction in Buffy and the reality in this world showingEach chapter in the book focuses on one of the major arcana cards in the typical tarot deck The chapter begins with a description of the traditional Raider Waite card followed by an understanding of the symbolism in the card and the cards meanings both upright and reversed in a reading The next section of the chapter No Such Thing as Normal: From the author of Glorious Rock Bottom examines the few ways the card has been manifested in the show The last section ofach chapter focuses on a character from the series that the author believes manifests all aspects of that particular card the bestThe author does not limit the understanding of the cards in the Buffy Universe and the content in understanding the meanings of the cards t just the Buffy the Vampire series The auth. N lore and in the hit television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer An introduction to the tarot for fans or as a way for tarot nthusias.
I had a great time reading through this book Whether you have an interest in Tarot or are a fan of Buffy the Vampire Slayer you will get a kick out of it More than that it provides a solid basis in archetypal characterization whichif you are a fiction author is a useful approach to your creating your own characters Although by necessity the readings of ach of the cards can be a bit repetitive there are cards than characters after all on the whole this is a terrific addition to any occult or fandom library The Fools Journey through Sunydale is an Just Buy Her a Dress and She’ll Be Fine: My Postpartum OCD, Anxiety and Depression Story excellent way to combine the work of the tarot with a modern media source that many are familiar with When the series Buffy The Vampire Slayer became popular there was a surge in young teens and adults that were interested in the Tarot and in witchcraft because of that series This book is a way to combine the interests of the two groups in a way that shows the real true supernatural and occult symbols in the series and gets the message of the cards acrossAs some one who started to read tarot cards andxplore the occult. Take a walk with the Fool as he journeys through the streets of Sunnydale Explore the meanings of ach Major Arcana card as depicted
Or does include in several different occasions descriptions of actions and situations from the spin off series Angel which provided just as much information for the cards as Buffy herself did The focus of the book though is on the Buffy the Vampire series cannon with the references in Angel being there to highlight the points seen in BuffyAfter reading through this book with a tarot deck a reader can have a deeper understanding of the message of the cards in their deck When you look at the pisodes mentioned and the charterers with the traditional meanings of the cards its Your Brain on Porn: Internet Pornography and the Emerging Science of Addiction easy to see where the authors choices come fromThe references to a modern pop culture force make the meanings of the cards accessible andasier to understand to a new generation This generation was raised with the occult in Buffy the Vampire Slayer Charmed Angel and the tail A Brand New You: The Ultimate Guide for Quitting Porn and Self-Transformation end of the Sabrina the Teenage witch series By relating the cards to those characters and situations the people who grew up watching those series can relate to the cards through relating to characters theynjoyed growing Ts to deepen their knowledge of the cards this book will take the reader on a journey starting with the Fool and nding with the World.