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**Contents**

## General Calculation Steps

- Get a birth date of a person.
- Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digit(s).
- Add the birth month.
- Add the birth day.
- If the sum has three digits, separate the first two digits and add it with the last digit.
- If the sum has two digits and is more than 21 (the maximum number of Major Arcana tarot cards), separate the digits and add them.
- Record the sum number.
- If the sum has two digits, separate the digits and add them, then record the sum number. Repeat this step until the sum has only one digit.
- Look for the recorded number(s) for the corresponding tarot birth cards in the table below.

Tarot Card Numbers | Tarot Birth Cards |
---|---|

21/3 | The World / The Empress |

20/2 | Judgement / The High Priestess |

19/10/1 | The Sun / Wheel of Fortune / The Magician |

18/9 | The Moon / The Hermit |

17/8 | The Star / Strength |

16/7 | The Tower / The Chariot |

15/6 | The Devil / The Lovers |

14/5 | Temperance / The Hierophant |

13/4 | Death / The Emperor |

12/3 | The Hanged Man / The Empress |

11/2 | Justice / The High Priestess |

10/1 | Wheel of Fortune / The Magician |

## Calculation Examples

### January 1, 2000

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digit. | 20 |

0 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 1 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 1 |

Sum | 22 | |

4 | The sum is more than 21, so separate the digits and add them. | 2 |

2 | ||

Sum | 4 (The Emperor) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on January 1, 2000 are The Emperor (number 4) and Death, which is another card that pairs with it.

### May 3, 2005

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digit. | 20 |

5 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 5 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 3 |

Sum | 33 | |

4 | The sum is more than 21, so separate the digits and add them. | 3 |

3 | ||

Sum | 6 (The Lovers) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on May 3, 2005 are The Lovers (number 6) and The Devil, which is another card that pairs with it.

### October 28, 2023

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digit. | 20 |

23 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 10 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 28 |

Sum | 81 | |

4 | The sum is more than 21, so separate the digits and add them. | 8 |

1 | ||

Sum | 9 (The Hermit) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on October 28, 2023 are The Hermit (number 9) and The Moon, which is another card that pairs with it.

### July 4, 1994

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digits. | 19 |

94 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 7 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 4 |

Sum | 124 | |

4 | The sum has three digits, so separate the first two digits and add it with the last digit. | 12 |

4 | ||

Sum | 16 (The Tower) | |

5 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

6 | ||

Sum | 7 (The Chariot) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on July 4, 1994 are The Tower (number 16) and The Chariot (number 7).

### January 27, 1756

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digits. | 17 |

56 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 1 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 27 |

Sum | 101 | |

4 | The sum has three digits, so separate the first two digits and add it with the last digit. | 10 |

1 | ||

Sum | 11 (Justice) | |

5 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

1 | ||

Sum | 2 (The High Priestess) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on January 27, 1756 are Justice (number 11) and The High Priestess (number 2).

### August 22, 1868

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digits. | 18 |

68 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 8 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 22 |

Sum | 116 | |

4 | The sum has three digits, so separate the first two digits and add it with the last digit. | 11 |

6 | ||

Sum | 17 (The Star) | |

5 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

7 | ||

Sum | 8 (Strength) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on August 22, 1868 are The Star (number 17) and Strength (number 8).

### June 7, 1986

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digits. | 19 |

86 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 6 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 7 |

Sum | 118 | |

4 | The sum has three digits, so separate the first two digits and add it with the last digit. | 11 |

8 | ||

Sum | 19 (The Sun) | |

5 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

9 | ||

Sum | 10 (Wheel of Fortune) | |

6 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

0 | ||

Sum | 1 (The Magician) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on June 7, 1986 are The Sun (number 19), Wheel of Fortune (number 10), and The Magician (number 1).

### December 30, 1966

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digits. | 19 |

66 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 12 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 30 |

Sum | 127 | |

4 | The sum has three digits, so separate the first two digits and add it with the last digit. | 12 |

7 | ||

Sum | 19 (The Sun) | |

5 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

9 | ||

Sum | 10 (Wheel of Fortune) | |

6 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

0 | ||

Sum | 1 (The Magician) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on December 30, 1966 are The Sun (number 19), Wheel of Fortune (number 10), and The Magician (number 1).

### September 9, 1999

No. | Step | Number |
---|---|---|

1 | Separate the first two digits of the birth year and add it with the remaining digits. | 19 |

99 | ||

2 | Add the birth month. | 9 |

3 | Add the birth day. | 9 |

Sum | 136 | |

4 | The sum has three digits, so separate the first two digits and add it with the last digit. | 13 |

6 | ||

Sum | 19 (The Sun) | |

5 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

9 | ||

Sum | 10 (Wheel of Fortune) | |

6 | Separate the sum’s digits and add them. | 1 |

0 | ||

Sum | 1 (The Magician) |

The tarot birth cards for people who were born on September 9, 1999 are The Sun (number 19), Wheel of Fortune (number 10), and The Magician (number 1).