An Exploration of the Courts: Expressions of the Human Experience in Tarot

Court cards are the personification of the element represented within each suit of the minor arcana. By embracing the theory of maturity in these cards and applying it to the act of being we can more easily connect the suit to human experiences. This adds a deeper appreciate for the variable nuances in the minor arcana and broadens the depth of meaning and symbolism of a suit within a reading. By understanding the court cards, we better understand the suit as a whole.