While you’re looking for tarot readings, you may notice a lot of psychic saying they work with oracle cards. Ever wonder what’s the difference between tarot and oracle cards?
While they vary in art style, tarot cards are typically the same 78 basic cards. Oracle cards can have any type and number of cards in the deck.
Most tarot decks are based on the symbols of Rider-Waite-Smith deck. Tarot cards vary in vibe and art style, but most of them have the same 78 cards.
A standard tarot deck will have 22 major arcana cards and 56 minor arcana cards. So while Death may look different in the Thoth deck then it does in the Healing light deck, they both have the same general meaning.
An Oracle deck is completely unique. It can have however many cards the deck maker desires. Oracle cards tend to be large cards, and they typically do not feature a major or minor arcana. Oracle cards tend to have direct messages for the reader.