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LENORMAND CLASSES

 

 Beyond Worlds, Your Tarot Tribe, is proud to bring you free lessons on the Lenormand Oracle. We will be featuring ongoing Lenormand Lesson podcasts, both full-length classes as well as "Little Lenormand Lessons."


We'll keep them organized on this page as they appear.

 

 

BLOGS:

A List of Lenormand Learning Resources: From Books to Websites

What's the difference between The Lenormand and Tarot?

To download FREE Lenormand decks, see the bottom of this blog.

How to choose your first Lenormand deck.

One Card Meanings for Beginners

Here is a trick to memorizing all 36 cards of the deck by number/title (great for Grand Tableaus!) I cannot seem to get this link to work....copy and paste if necessary. 
http://www.divinewhispers.net/apps/blog/show/21190215


The  difference in story telling: Lenormand vs Tarot....how they each see the same situation.

6 Tips for Asking Clearer Lenormand Questions

How NOT to Make a Lenormand Deck, and How to Choose a Clear, Functional Reading Deck.

Exploring Grand Tableaus When Starting Your Lenormand Journey


 

CURRENT LENORMAND PODCASTS:

 

1) Beginner's Lenormand Class with Melissa Hill  -  Handout here

2)  Advanced Lenormand Class with Rana George   -  Handout here

3) Significators with Rana George, 27 minutes

4)  Little Lenormand Lesson: Using Key Cards. Cards 1-7 (Rider through Snake) with Rana George. 26 minutes

5)  Little Lenormand Lesson: Using Key Cards # 8-14 (Coffin through Fox) with Rana George  25 minutes

6) Little Lenormand Lesson: Using Key Cards 15 - 19 (Bear through Tower). 17 minutes 

7) Little Lenormand Lesson.  Key Cards 20 - 26 (Garden through Book). 21 minutes

8) Little Lenormand Lesson: Cards 27- 36 (Letter thru Cross)  24 minutes

9)  Little Lenormand Lesson: Physical Descriptions of People, Cards 1-11   26 minutes

10) Little Lenormand Lesson:  Physical Descriptions of People, Cards 11-21   27 minutes

11) Little Lenormand Lesson:  Physical Descriptions of People, Cards 22-33    25 minutes

12) Little Lenormand Lesson:  Physical Descriptions of People, Cards 34-36 & Activities  25 minutes

13) Little Lenormand Lesson: Personality Descriptions, 1/Rider through 14/Fox  22 minutes

14) Little Lenormand Lesson, Personality Descriptions, 15/Bear thru 24/Heart, 21 minutes

15)  Lenormand Personality Descriptions (25/Ring thru 36/Cross)  29 minutes

16)  Lenormand Celebrity Combos for Physical Descriptions  36 minutes (listen to the previous classes on physical descriptions before attempting this one). Those are listed in order on this blog.

 

DL's TUTORIAL VIDEOS:

View and/or subscribe to my entire YouTube Channel HERE.

 

For Beginners:

What is the Difference Between Tarot & Lenormand?


For Beginners:

One card meanings for a "Kick in the Pants" Lenormand Video.

A quick'n dirty lesson, challenged by Melissa Hill.

You can see Melissa's original Kick-in-the-Pants video HERE.

 

For Beginners:

Beginner Class: One-Card Meanings of all 36 Cards (French System)

  The blog text (written meanings) that accompanies this video

can be found HERE.


For Beginners:

The differences between the Moon, Stars, and Sun cards.


 

For beginners:

The difference between the 2 Lenormand Liars: The Fox & The Snake


For Beginners:

Pairing Cards in Lenormand Readings


For Beginners:

See how Lenormand Cards are read as Pictographs, NOT as Tarot Cards:

 For Beginners:

A Lenormand Pairing Activity You Can Try At Home


For Beginners:

Pairing Cards for Combined Meanings: The Snake Card


For Beginners:

Card Order Matters


For Beginners:

Tarot is Visual: Lenormand is Verbal



For Beginners:

Quick Yes/No Spread

 

For Beginners

Applying 2-Card Blends to Readings

 

For Beginners

2-Card Blends Describing Jobs/Corporations

 

 

For Beginners:
2 Card Blends Using The Birds Card


For Beginners

2 Card Blends Using the Dog Card


For Beginners to Intermediate:

Yes/No Technique with Added Details in the Answer

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 For Beginners:

Playing With 3-Card Readings to Learn the Language of Lenormand


 For Beginners (or any level):

3-Card Lenormand Mystery Spread

 

 

For Beginners and Up

Going from Small Spreads to Larger Ones

 

For Beginners Going to Intermediate:

Double Line of Three


For Beginners:

Bringing it Back to the Question.

Referring back to the original question in small spreads is key to accuracy.

Here's why.



For Beginners:

A tutorial on how readings can get sloppy when not addressing the question, with tips on how to keep your questions tight and crisp.



Lenormand Readings Gone Wrong

Why Context is Key In Small Spreads.


For Beginners:

Mixing the Psychology of Tarot with the Nuts & Bolts of Lenormand

in a Very Small Spread.

 

 

 For Intermediate Users:

Sample (short) line reading using a significator:

 

For Beginner to Intermediate Readers:

Decision Spread

 

Beginner to Intermediate:

Using Your Favorite Tarot Spread with the Lenormand System

 

 

Beginner to Intermediate:

3 Card Lenormand Spreads 

(sentences, semantics, and blends)

 

 

Starts Beginner, ends Intermediate:

The  Difference in How Tarot & The Lenormand Read, and how to capitalize on those differences.


   Intermediate:

Baby Steps: Your Very First 9-Card Lenormand Spread


Intermediate:

How to do a 9-Card Lenormand Spread:

 

Intermediate:

Level 2 of Using Your Favorite Tarot Reading in a Lenormand Reading,

then adding the blending of positions.

 

 

Intermediate Users:

Using a line reading to see upcoming financial options.

 

Intermediate Users:

Can you use both the Lenormand and Tarot in the same reading and stay true to each system?

Yes. Here is how:



Intermediate Users:

Lenormand 9 Card Spread Using BOTH Lenormand  & Tarot:

 

Intermediate:

Actual reading combining tarot & Lenormand, while staying true to the oracles. "How can I develop my business, and how can I develop my psychic abilities?"

 

Intermediate: 

Part A: Choices and the Crossroads Card (putting it to work in your spreads)

 

Intermediate: 

Part B: The Crossroads Card continued, and the one small word that can increase the accuracy of your readings and add layers of meaning.

 

 

Intermediate:

My Favorite Fast Lenormand Spread: Double Line of 5


 


Intermediate:
Predictive Reading: "Will I get the job?"



Advanced Technique:

Navigating Your First Grand Tableau




Advanced Technique: Using Grand Tableaus:

Technique for adding extra dimension to your reading after your Grand Tableau is complete.

 

 

Advanced Technique ~ Bending the Rules:

Using Lenormand Houses in Small Spreads


Advanced Technique:

Another way to use houses in small spreads...with a single deck:


Intermediate to Advanced Technique:

Using Books and Movies to Hone your Lenormand Skills


 

 Advanced: Celebrity Mystery!

Using Lenormand to Describe Someone's Physique and Personality

 

 Advanced: Celebrity Mystery #2

Using Lenormand to Describe Someone's Physique and Personality

 

 Advanced: Celebrity Mystery #3

Using Lenormand to Describe Someone

 

 Mystery Celebrity #4 (Intermediate to Advanced)

Using Lenormand  to Describe Someone

 

 

Mystery Celebrity  #5 (Intermediate to Advanced)

Using Lenormand to Describe Someone

 

Mystery Celebrity #6 (Intermediate to Advanced)

Using the Lenormand to Describe People

 

Advanced Tutorial:

Mystery Celebrity #7

Describing someone and their story through randomly drawn cards.

 

Advanced Class:

Where the Significator (Man/Lady card) lands shifts the energy of the reading.

Here's how.



Advanced Class:

How To Do a Grand Tableau Reading (Sample 1)

 

Advanced Class:

How to Read a Grand Tableau (Sample 2)

 

Advanced Class:

What to do if the significator ends up

either on the far left line or the far right line.

 

Advanced Tutorial:

Actual Grand Tableau Reading (Sample #3)

Demonstrating 3 People in one Reading

 

 

 Advanced Tutorial:

The Moreau Spread, a 25-Card Spread Named After Mlle Lenormand's Student, Adele Moreau.

 

Advanced: A Grand Tableau Used as a Paternity Test!

"Who's Your Daddy?"


 

 UPCOMING TOPICS:

We asked what you wanted to learn about,

and here is what you asked for. This is our "Target Topic" List

(some of our target topics have already been met and have been removed):

 

  • Lenormand History
  • How to find lost items
  • Answering questions about timing
  • When the Lenormand is not appropriate and tarot should be used.
  • Walking through Grand Tableau readings step-by-step, comparing 9x4 vs. 8x4+4
  • Using tradition, intuition vs. free-flow readings
  • Cards with multiple meanings (lily, fox, birds)
  • French vs. German systems
  •  Professional readings: What does one do for a really short reading versus a longer one? What do you look at first, second, etc.
  •  If the question asks for advice where do you focus for that part of it?
  • The gauge of the cards - the sliding scale of meanings.  Mice can mean infestation, but it might indicate just a flea bite. Clouds might not indicate depression but just rain. Encouraging ways for beginners to look at this, on a scale of 1-10.

 

We'll also aim for:

Highlighting the differences in card meanings in the major systems (primarily applies to cards related to work, money and sex) and explain the symbolism behind the different card meanings.