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HOW LENORMAND WILL CHANGE YOUR INTERPRETIVE IMAGINATION card meanings history & decks lenormand layouts practice & ethics Jul 04, 2020

I like to call our ability to stretch our reading skills, the interpretive imagination.

I don’t mean by this that we invent messages that aren’t there, but rather that we’re able to grasp deeper insights from the cards so we get genuinely helpful answers to our questions.

The...

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COVID AND OUR COLLECTIVE CONSCIOUSNESS card meanings collective consicousness covid diamond layout lenormand lenormand layouts Apr 12, 2020

A while back, someone in our community suggested I do a reading about the coronavirus. Of course it’s a fabulous idea and I’ve been wanting to do it since.

Alas, just like many of you, I’ve been held up in a lockdown and unable to do as much as I’d like across different...

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LENORMAND’S CARD NUMBERS card meanings card numbers Feb 02, 2020

Anyone who has used a Lenormand deck or examined one knows that its cards are ordered by their number, starting with the Rider as card 1 and ending with the Cross as card 36.

I always found it tricky to memorize Lenormand’s card numbers. It’s even tricky to look them up in a...

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WHEN CARDS DON’T SEEM TO SAY MUCH card meanings lenormand layouts mute cards Jan 19, 2020

Most of us come to Lenormand because of its amazing ‘in-your-face’ insights. But sooner or later, and the more we practice, we’ll get those readings that seem to not say much.

There’s actually a word for this Lenormand phenomenon and we can thank the amazing Caitlin...

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POSITIVE, NEGATIVE, AND NEUTRAL CARDS card meanings positive negative neutral Nov 17, 2019

After just a short while exploring Lenormand’s cards, it becomes clear that they can be broadly divided into positive, negative, and neutral cards.

This is one reason why it’s easy to learn Lenormand and why we quickly make a connection with the cards.

Interpreting cards as positive,...

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THE MYSTERY OF LENORMAND’S PIPS card meanings lenormand lenormand layouts pips playing cards Jun 29, 2019

If you’ve seen a Lenormand deck, you’ve probably noticed that each card is associated with a playing card - or pip. The pip, card number, and sometimes a quote, are ‘insets’ on Lenormand’s cards. Inset are in-set within the card.

And if you’ve looked closely,...

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5 WAYS TO COMBINE LENORMAND’S CARDS card combinations card meanings lenormand Jun 15, 2019

Combining Lenormand’s cards is everything in this divination system. It’s the way meaning is created and the basis for how Lenormand layouts are weaved.

Unlike the Tarot and other systems, cards in Lenormand layout are not bound to their location on the spread. Instead, they’re...

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