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A simple 3-card tarot spread for near-term relationship insight. The positions are 'You', 'Your partner', 'The outlook'. Fast and easy.
This very simple spread uses only 3 cards — each representing the past, present and future. The Past, Present & Future spread is one of the most common and versatile tarot spreads.
Plan ahead for next week with this reading. You'll examine the forces, people and dynamics which will be important from Monday to Sunday.
This simple yet powerful tarot spread offers excellent insights into the state of your current relationship, and where things are heading in the future.
Are you facing a challenge? The Path Through Adversity tarot spread helps you find your way through the clouds to greener pastures ahead.
Searching for your soulmate? Soulmates is a classic tarot reading for love. It imparts helpful insights into who, when and how you'll meet your soulmate.
This intermediate-level spread resembles one of Cupid's arrows. The spread is excellent for answering questions about love interests and potential relationships. Is the energy right? Can this last?
Second in popularity only to the Celtic Cross, the Tree of Life spread offers rich and complex insights into a current situations — and offers advice for resolution.
The most famous tarot card spread of all, the 10-card Celtic Cross spread offers complex, versatile and insightful readings about a wide variety of subjects.
The Great House, or La Grande Maison is an old French tarot spread which is very versatile. It is used to gain insight into conflicts and outcomes.
This excellent heart-shaped spread uses eight cards and gives a broad reading of one's romantic future. Perfect for both singles with a love-interest, and those already in a relationship.
This simple 3-card tarot spread brings focus and insight, and helps clarify emotions, actions and greater enlightenment. A perfect daily reading.
This advanced 10-card spread is a modern take on the popular Tree of Life spread. This adaptation is useful for understanding complex, usually non-romantic issues.
It doesn't get any simpler than this: Just pull one single card for any type of question. This is a great way to learn tarot while answering simple questions.
A very simple tarot spread: This reading illustrates two options. The first card represents your first option, the second card represents the other. Decide which choice is which before you start.
This simple and quick tarot reading is perfect for general readings that don't have any specific question or issue associated with them.
The name says it all: A simple but powerful tarot spread for questions and insights into past relationships and old flames.
This classic 3-card tarot spread is perfect for daily insight. It doesn't require any specific question or topic, but can be applied to any topic you want.
This is an excellent tarot spread for love & relationships: 'Chemistry' is an intermediate level, 6-card spread which reveals the energies and romantic possibilities between people. Great for couples too.
This easy tarot spread brings insight into problems, and focuses on solutions. With just 3-cards you'll assess the current situation and plan ahead.
This easy spread offers insight and understanding into lost love — and answers questions about possibilities and potential.
A 5-card tarot spread.
This easy tarot spread is perfect for getting insight into money, finances, debt and the path to personal sustainability.
Special Holiday Tarot Spreads
The Tarot spreads in the following table are intended for Tarot special days throughout the year.
The bell has chimed and the new year stretches before you. Now is the time to explore what lies ahead — and what should be left behind.
Valentines wouldn't be Valentines if it weren't for secret crushes. Here's an easy 3-card Tarot reading for insight into who might be thinking of you this Valentine's Day.
Connect with your feminine energies in celebration of International Women's Day, with this exquisite 4-card Tarot reading. Try this on May 8.
The Spring Equinox is a pivotal time of year in the astrological calendar. Here's a beautiful Tarot reading to connect with the energies of this day.
This special Tarot spread is a great way to celebrate Earth Day. This super easy 3-card spread helps to connect with the energy of Mother Earth.
Mother's Day is a special day for all of us. This tarot spread celebrates this day and focuses on the lessons we learned from our mothers — and those we didn't.
Father's Day is an important day for many of us. This tarot spread gets us deep into the meaning of this day. It asks what lessons we learned from our fathers — and which ones we didn't.
The Summer Solstice is a pivotal day in the astrological calendar. This tarot spread immerses us deeply into the energies of the solstice, and brings with it the insights of this important day.
The Fall Equinox is a major event in the annual astrological calendar. This Tarot spread helps us understand and contemplate the balance and beauty of the Fall Equinox.
This seasonal Tarot reading explores the spirit of the ancient Samhain holiday, and celebrates a time of changes and transitions — and a state of being in-between.
This fun Halloween Tarot reading is shaped like a witches' broom. For use on Halloween only, it offers advice on romance, career and your life-path — once a year on Halloween.
This special Samhain spread remembers the life and hardships of one's ancestors, and appeals to their memory for the light of guidance and advice. To be performed during Samhain or during the same week.
This special Winter Solstice reading, intended for December 20th to the 22nd is perfect for exploring the change in energy at this pivotal time of year.
The Christmas Star Tarot spread captures the spirit of the holiday season. It explores the ideas of gifts and giving, and offers insights about what lies ahead.
About These Tarot Spreads
Many tarot readers contact us regarding tarot spread variations and subtely different tarot layouts. The world of tarot is ever changing and multi-faceted. Hundreds of variations of every spread can be found in tarot books, and other websites. If you'd like to see your variation included on iFate.com, please drop us a line and let us know using the contact form in the footer of this page.
There are also thousands more spreads available than those which are represented here. If you'd like to see another tarot spread included here, please let us know. We're always adding new tarot material and updating our free tarot readings.
If you're just starting to learn tarot, try starting with this collection of easy spreads for learning tarot.