Card Counting

Card counting is a system of divination used in Tarot spreads to help tell a story about events in the life of the client.

  • Knights, Queens and Princes count 4
  • Princesses count 7
  • Aces count 11
  • Trumps:
    • Elemental count 3
    • Planetary count 9
    • Zodiacal count 12
A New Theory of Elemental Dignities

A New Theory of Elemental Dignities

The theoretical understanding of Elemental Dignities has been sadly lacking so far. That Elemental Dignities is by Adepts of the Golden Dawn is proven - we have documented readings by Annie Horniman for the Head of the Golden Dawn, W.B. Yeats, and we have various...

OOTK Example Annie Horniman Pairing

OOTK Example Annie Horniman Pairing

Pairing the Cards The last stage is pairing the cards in the Abbey Theatre Tarot tarot reading, starting from the extremities and working to the centre. Taking into account the Elemental Dignity rules: the Air cards are excessive in the Air position, therefore...

OOTK example Annie Horniman Card Counting

OOTK example Annie Horniman Card Counting

Abbey Theatre Reading using the Opening of the Key Spread The counting technique creates a story when reading Tarot in a sequence using the Opening of the Key Spread. This video describes the method. The Counting Technique The method is to look at the tarot in groups...

Changing direction

Changing direction

Card counting is brilliant method of reading the tarot by telling a story about events in the life of the person

Elemental Base

Elemental Base

Divinatory technique: Add base element to three card tarot readings

OOTK Videos

OOTK Videos

Youtube videos describing how to read the tarot for beginners using the Thoth tarot and the Opening of the Key Spread