Kapwa Tarot by JL Umipig
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- Tarot Deck Measurements: 6 1/8" x 4 1/8" x 1 1/8"
- Make: 300 GSM cardstock weight, eggshell finish, black and white.
- Includes a free downloadable e-book guide.
- Because we print this independently at a locale printer, the Kapwa Tarot is the only item shopwide exempt from our holiday sales
Created by JL Umipig, a multi-disciplinary artist and cultural/knowledge bearer centered on intergenerational liberation and decolonization work. The Kapwa Tarot is an integrated artistic creation that is the result of the artist's identity as a Pilipinx in a process of connecting to the Divine. It transforms the origins of Tarot to serve as a teaching tool around belief and to understand the lessons that the Tarot means to offer, through the lens of decolonization, re-indigenization and the remembering of Kapwa (the shared self).
A message from JL:
Thank you for your support and your connection to this sacred work that was laid down now 6 years ago. It means so much to have had your support in this process through your investment in bringing a deck to your home or community.
Kapwa Tarot is not just a deck of Cards- Kapwa Tarot is:
- Cultivated Knowledge sourced through JL, honoring her teachers lessons- deepening, expanding and complicating their knowing with the intentions for others to do the same.
- Honoring of Sacred Symbology. Rooting back to ancient knowledge taught to us all through a union, conversation and intertwining of the divine. In all the elements and the relation of their ecology we find lessons.
- An Invitation for Exchange... Communion... Relation... for the purpose of Re-membering Self in Other.
I am also so excited to announce that Narra Studio will be Kapwa Tarot’s official online distributor. After 6 years of handling all the exchanges for Kapwa Tarot independently, I am so excited to be in equitable partnership with Katte and her sacred work! We have rooted in our trusted relationship with each other to take this step with each other!
–Jana Lynne Umipig
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