Jinx arcana has 78 tarot cards fully illustrated and reimagined for the gay male. The characters and backgrounds feature abundant symbolism and attention to detail, with the imagery remaining similar to that found in the popular rider-waite-smith tarot, making it simple to use for all, regardless of the users experience with. The gay tarot is pioneering for two reasons it is the first printed gay tarot and it is the first fully contemporary and modernised tarot, in my opinion. It builds on the archetypes made familiar to use by the rider-waite tarot and its many clones, but reconstructs them in twenty-first century nomenclature, dress and imagery, into the. The first mass market tarot deck to examine the life-enriching symbolism of the cards from a gay male perspective, bursten and platanos deck shines as a serious and tasteful handling of the subject matter. lgbtq - weekly advice from spirit through tarot with gay tarot deck - celebrating the month of june! - duration 4133. The wheel in the gay tarot functions as a round table, although, with a nod to its usual upright position, we may consider the three men on the top to be the plays producers, the three on the bottom to be the director & stage hands. The wheel is one of three cards shown on the box, so a closer look is justified. Gay tarot by lee bursten and antonella platano publisher lo scarabeo isbn 0738705977. Kim huggens is a 19 year-old pagan tarot reader, reading philosophy at cardiff university. She has been studying tarot since the age of nine, and runs talks and workshops on different aspects of the tarot. Tarot cards and decks that accommodate or celebrate gay, bisexual or alternative sexual orientations. Although the bapst-hall tarot has been re-structured to fit a gay theme, it is a deck usable by anyone. The universal symbols of relationshipsa man and a woman united as a couple and the eternal yin and yangare substituted here by archetypes that define male homosexual union. The tarot kingdom the most informed place to buy tarot and oracle cards, and metaphysical supplies, sales, special offers and featured tarot decks to puchase. Please check back -- we may restock, or if the item is out-of-print, we may acquire a copy in the future via the collectors market.