For those interested in playing cards, Tarot brings a whole new definition to the world of playing cards. On January 28, 2020, the Interfaith Center held an event from 12 to 2 p.m. called Tarot Tuesday that was led by Psychic Melina Reyes. This event was only two hours, which seems like a lot, but the first hour was an informational session on tarot cards and the history of them. The second hour was Reyes offering tarot readings, which thirty students signed up for. Due to the limited amount of time remaining, Reyes performed eleven readings. Reyes created a Powerpoint for her lecture that was titled "Tarot: History & Practice." During her lecture, we learned that there are … [Read more...] about Shuffling the tarot card deck
By Asteria |Staff Writer| In the light of our new divination fortune telling endeavors, featured in the Expressions section, on the back cover the newspaper, we asked students what was their take on divination and fortunetelling in general. “Isn’t that kind of like the fortune tellers at carnivals and stuff?” asked Sam Salazar, a student at Chaffey College. There are numerous of different ways in which one can read their future: tea leaves, tarot cards, numerology and astrology. Even staring into a candle flame to read the shapes that appear is considered a form of divination. Divination found it’s way into pop culture through shows like Charmed, Supernatural, Once Upon a Time … [Read more...] about Divination: What and Why?