The Secret tarot by Dominic Murphy. 78 cards(numbered 0 - 21 + 0a - 53a + soul map card and Beelzebub card) The first 22 cards are the Major Arcanas found in all Tarot Decks with a twist. The Following 54 cards are completely new and never before seen Arcanas. The Meanings of these images will be revealed gradually on this page....
The Secret Tarot
0a. Caput Mortuum
0a.Caput Mortuum.A sudden change followed swiftly by another sudden change. A double death. A Double Ouroboros. Ruled by the moon.
Sign Cancer.He who is in harmony with the Tarot
is like a newborn child.
whose bones are soft, and muscles are weak,
but whose grip is powerful.
1a. Blacke Toade
1a Blacke Toade. Those who know don't talk. Those who talk don't know. Discernment is called for. Veritas and veritas reversed. Deceit.The path ahead is untrustworthy. Remain still.
Ruled by Neptune. Sign Virgo. A gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy person keeps a secret.
Purgatory it is ominous to be in a place of suffering or indecision but , most importantly, Purgatory is temporary. The Seeker observes the world
but trusts his/her inner vision. Allows things to come and go. Keep your heart as open as the sky. Capricorn.
Antimony the hidden element beware a wolf in sheep's clothing. By your mistrust you make them untrustworthy keep your silence it is often misinterpreted but never misquoted.Antimony can make a printer's press but also bullets for a gun.Scorpio. Earth.
Trismagistus vanquished the dragon of ignorance and mental, moral and physical decay. Diet and exercise for a healthy mind and spirit are called for. Protect the heart.
Hermes and thoth are represented. The Tarot doesn't take sides;
it gives birth to both good and evil. Mercury. taurus. (male influence)
Water nourishes all things without effort. It seeks the lowest places that others reject. This card focuses on family, the home, and loved ones. Protective and sentimental. Artistic and poetic. Seek to serve. Planet Moon.
Sulphur the harmony of the Air and Fire elements.It is malleable, penetrating, hot, and diffusive. The Sulphur principle is reflected as our soul, which is our own unique expression of the life force.
Express yourself completely,
then keep quiet. Mars. Sagittarius.
Hex Mindlessness must be replaced by mindfulness but only by emptying the mind. Try to make people happy,
and you lay the groundwork for misery. A spell must be fulfilled be careful it does not return to you.Balance is called for.Enforcing morality causes vice. Pisces. Pluto.
The Tarot can't be perceived.
Smaller than a molecule,
it contains infinite galaxies.The mind is everything. What you think you become. All experiences are preceded by mind, having mind as their master, created by mind. Ouroboros appears again. Venus. Aries.
Consumpti The Tarot recommends no possessions.
The more you do for others,
the happier you will be.
The more you give to others,
the wealthier you will be. The era of consuming is at an end. The Time of benevolence has begun. The Sun. Aquarius.
Putefactio The fifth stage of death.Returning to the earth. All things dissolve ultimately.
Once returned to the earth there are infinite possibilities of a new creation.Give evil nothing to oppose and it will disappear by itself. Saturn.Virgo.
XIa Opus Magnum.
Opus Magnum Great Work. A time of great achievement and endeavour. Be at one with the Tarot, then when you seek, you find;and when you make a mistake, you are forgiven. Take on new challenges. Success. Venus. Leo.
XIIa. Nef Des Fous
Ship of Fools.Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. An uncharted course leads nowhere. A leader is called for with a purpose.
In a time when most of our needs are provided, there is no cause for heroes,artists, great thinkers and innovators.
As they recede into the shadows, Idleness, Apathy, and Lassitude come to the forefront. Gemini. Uranus.
XIIIa. Bacio Della Morte.
Kiss of Death Water follows Water, spilling over any cliff, flowing past all obstacles, no matter the depth or distance, to the Sea. Leading and not trying to control: this is the supreme virtue. Dangerous Omen Beware. Stand with your two feet on the ground,
you will always keep your balance. Mars. Scorpio.
Solutum Unbound. Released from bonds.Free of attachments.Supreme success.
No mistakes if you keep to your course.Practice not-doing,and everything will fall into place.Auspicious time. Earth.Libra.
Dependendum Balance.In awe of Heaven's majestic power, the Superior Person looks within and sets his life in order. This perfect balance is fragile and the slightest touch can unsettle it.The Master stays behind;
that is why she is ahead.
She is detached from all things;
that is why she is one with them. Venus. Gemini.
Kishi:; A two faced demon from Angolan legend. Two paths,two choices, two faces, represented. Beware of a deceit from the split personality of this demon.The Master lets the universe decide and always remembers that there are three sides to every story- my story, your story, and the truth.Gemini Mars.
Lunamors; Literally the death of the Moon. Dawn and the sun eats the moon to bring the day.Patience is signified as day becomes night and the seasons change forcing an issue brings misfortune. The master understands that as night and day rely on each other it is the contrast that gives life it's spice. Cancer
Manu Gloria; The Hand of Gory.
Auspicious card of success. Goals are about to be achieved and a crown is in the grasp.A good time to be benevolent and wary of one's ego.The master understands that success is no different from failure they are sisters.Also the card of childbirth. Pisces Neptune. Ruby.
Perdere; To Lose.Almost but not quite the opposite card to Manu Gloria. On the face of it loss sounds negative but not always.The Master loses her inhibitions,the dieter loses weight etc. and still she knows that failure is the sister of success. Graphite Mercury Pearl Virgo.
Saturn: A harvesting joins with the Saturn symbol meaning of recycling old to new. Underlying mythological themes reveal the god Saturn dethroned his father, Uranus. This dethroning symbolises the changing of an old regime to a new one.This card warns of quietening the ego and to keep fully aware of your situation.Diamond Saturn Leo.
Sirena;The Sirens of Greek mythology their beauty and enchanting laments lured sailors to their death. Be attached to nothing let everything go and if it has value and worth it will return to you.The master is not attracted by gold and silver but by virtue and wisdom these are the true riches. Water Music Uranus Aries.
Equilibrio; balance and stability. To find this balance we look within and purify ourselves. The master knows that the Earth's corruption and pollution is but an outward manifestation of man's inner erosion. Without Equilibrio there is no progress of any worth. Nutrition and health need to be monitored. Libra Heart Fire
Guerra; War.The conflict card.
There is a time for peace and a time for war be prepared for a battle on whatever scale personal confusion, relationships or even national.No matter what scale the war the master always arms himself with truth, faith and hope. Mars Fire Emerald Gemini.