The Tarot referres to a pack of playing cards which are steeped in history and mysticism, first originating in northern italy over 500 years ago and quickly spreading across europe. By the 15th century tarot games in different forms were popular throuought northern, central and southern europe with games and cards varying from region to region, some of the earliest rules were written by 1425 and can be found in the manuscript of Martiano da Tortona.
From the late 18th century onwards the use of tarot became synonymous with the occult and divination for which it is still known to this day. Tarot card readings are still as popular as ever and used everyday by millions .
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