Tarot can help us reflect on the different areas of our life and discover what we need to do to get what we want out of the world. If you are developing your Tarot skills, a larger spread can really help you dive into the craft and allow it to guide you. A ten-card Tarot spread is a fantastic way to expand your Tarot skills and gain guidance in the different aspects of your life.
In this free Tarot reading ten-card spread, you are able to reflect on where you are right now and gain general guidance from the cards in all aspects of your life.
Free Ten Card Tarot Spread
If you’d like help, I can do a free Tarot reading on your behalf within an hour. Not just a couple of cards and their meanings but an actual spread to give you insight into your path with the universe.
How to Perform a Ten-card Tarot Spread
Because this is a large Tarot spread, you must make sure you have the time set aside to really get into it. Perform it on an evening when you won’t be disturbed. You may also wish to write about the cards in your Tarot journal to explore their meanings.
Shuffle the deck and pull ten cards. Place them in the circle spread shown above.
Card One: Past
The first card represents your past. It may show you how your past has shaped who you are today and reveal morals and values.
It may also reveal things from your past that you are still affected by. If this is the case, reflect on what you can do in order to overcome and let go.
Card Two: What To Let Go
The second card in this ten-card Tarot spread reflects something that you must let go of to ensure future success. It will reveal something that is stalling your process, such as negative behavior or external forces.
Card Three: Present
The third card represents your present. It shows you where you are in your journey right now.
This card is usually pretty easy to understand. However, if you struggle to read it, take your time to meditate on the different meanings of the card. Things will become clear with reflection!
Card Four: Potential
The fourth card in this ten-card Tarot spread represents your potential. It will show you what energy is brewing in your life right now and will provide you with clues on how to embrace this potential.
Card Five: Obstacles
This card will show you any obstacles that may affect your growth. It is useful to reflect on this card with the previous one, as the obstacles shown may be related to your potential. How can you deal with these challenges and focus on this potential?
Card Six: Career Guidance
We now move on to cards that represent different aspects of your life. The sixth card focuses on your career and provides you with guidance regarding work. It may show you what you need to do to achieve your career goals or reveal issues in your workplace that need addressing.
Card Seven: Love Guidance
The seventh card in this ten-card Tarot spread represents your love life. It will reveal anything you need to know regarding love and romance and provide you with advice.
Card Eight: Home and Family Guidance
The eighth card represents your home and family. It may reflect the people you live with or your friends and will show you what you need to do to create harmony and peace within the home.
Card Nine: Spiritual Guidance
The ninth card provides you with guidance regarding your spirituality. This card may contain messages from your spirit guides or give you advice on how to move on with your spiritual path.
Card Ten: Future
The final card in this ten-card Tarot spread reveals your future. It shows you what may be in store for you in the future if you maintain the energy that is around you right now.
Remember, the Tarot can’t say what is definitely in the future. It only shows you what your future might be like.
Asking the Tarot: What Do I Need To Focus On Right Now?
If the ten-card Tarot spread is too overwhelming for you, you can gain guidance and enlightenment from the cards by asking them, ‘what do I need to focus on right now?’.
Shuffle the deck while asking the question and pull a card. If you need to clarify the message, pull another.
Important Cards for a Ten-Card Tarot Spread
This ten-card Tarot spread is pretty general, and this means that major arcana cards hold huge messages if they appear. These cards usually represent big life changes and events. Let’s take a look at some that have important messages in a ten-card Tarot spread.
The Chariot Tarot card represents determination and willpower. It reminds us of our own inner strength and the ability we have to overcome any obstacles that come our way.
If the Chariot appears in a ten-card Tarot spread, it suggests that the path forward may not be easy, but it will be worth it. Remember your personal power and keep moving into your future.
The World is the last card of the major arcana and represents success and completion. It is an incredibly positive card and reflects a time of fulfillment and happiness.
If the World appears in a ten-card Tarot spread, it suggests that you have worked hard to be where you are now. You have finished a huge project or adventure, and it is time to kick back and enjoy your successes!
If you are looking for other general Tarot spreads for guidance, we have loads here for you to check out:
- A Tree of Life Tarot spread is a fantastic way to look at the connections you have in life. From the physical to the spiritual, the Tree of Life helps us understand how everything is linked together.
- This general guidance spread looks at different aspects of your life and helps you understand what you need to do for fulfillment and success.