SOCIAL MATTERS OF FEELINGS : IDENTITY

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SOCIAL MATTERS OF FEELINGS : IDENTITY

Social Matters of feeling    Rules of matter consists of social agreements that are formed to build conventional bonds within our societal culture. Within a thing their is value, and that value is how we socially classify bonding. We build our matter of self based on culture, parents, events and social connection as children. When we … Continue reading SOCIAL MATTERS OF FEELINGS : IDENTITY

Carl Jung on the Major Arcana

Mary K. Greer's Tarot Blog

As an update to my earlier post on Carl Jung and Tarot, I just received a paper from the Jung Institute library in New York. It contains brief notes Hanni Binder took of Jung’s descriptions, in German, when he spoke to her about the Tarot cards. A friend of hers made a literal translation into English, typing it onto large file cards. What follows is Jung’s verbal description of the Major Arcana. They are based on cards from the Grimaud Tarot de Marseille, which he felt most closely contained properties he recognized from his reading of alchemical texts. I have corrected obvious errors in language, but kept these changes to a minimum. My own comments are in brackets [ ].

If you are familiar with Jung’s core concepts you’ll find several of them referred to directly or indirectly: Self, Shadow, extraversion, intraversion, conscious, unconscious, fate, center, inflation, compensation…

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