The Celtic cross is a popular tarot spread that gives a complete overview and insight into a situation. But, it uses 10 cards, and takes up a lot of space. For a beginner, that many cards can be intimidating and it may be difficult to connect the cards to one another.
Good news! There is a simplified Celtic cross that only involves four cards. It’s still a complete overview of a situation, but can be done by a beginner with no issues. Let’s break it down now:
Card 1: Past Energy
This card will indicate anything in the recent or far past that is influencing the current situation.
Card 2: Current Energy
The card will indicate whatever your asking about, or what the actual issue is. It can pull from your deepest subconscious. It can indicate what you hope to accomplish, or what needs to be done to get where you want to go.
Card 3: What’s blocking you
One of the most important cards in the spread, this card indicates the issue. It is the energy or person or thing that is impeding the progress you want to make.
Card 4: The Outcome
This card will illustrate the outcome of the situation, should you take into consideration the advice of card 3.
Overall, this spread can help you quickly get to the root of a situation or problem. It’s perfect for beginners or if you’re short on time!
Tried it? Comment down below and let us know how it went!