The Tarot Suits

The 56 cards of the Tarot’s Minor Arcana are organized into suits reminiscent of a deck of playing cards.   Each suit holds fourteen cards, Ace through King.

The Suit of Cups is linked to Hearts, and deals with emotions.

The Suit of Wands is linked to Clubs, dealing with life’s passions, the soul, and motivational energy.

The Suit of Swords corresponds with Spades, and deals with the mind and intellectual processes.

The Suit of Pentacles comes from Diamonds, and deals with physical and earthly matters.

For a more in depth look into each suit and their meanings, click on the image or see the suit-specific pages in this section.