Timeline in Tarot

Arthur E. Rosengarten w Ace of Staves R

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The Major Events of my 40 Year Career in Tarot  (1977-2017)

  • 1977 Was first introduced to the Tarot in a graduate seminar at the California Institute of Asian Studies, San Francisco, and never lost interest.
  • First teachers were Drs. Angles Arrien and Hillary Anderson
  • 1982 Taught a Tarot class at the Luxor Hotel, Luxor, Egypt, with the famed psychic Patricia Sun. EGYPTIAN ART 1981 R mini
  • 1981–Present  In solo private practice as Jungian psychotherapist for over 35 years in San Diego and San Francisco, California. 1989 California License in Clinical Psychology, (PSY11016).
  • 1982-Read the cards of the Mama’s and Papa’s (including actress McKenzie Phillips) as their weekend guest near Sumerville, N. J.
  • 1985 Completed the first accredited doctoral dissertation on Tarot, entitled Accessing the Unconscious: A Comparative Study of Dreams, TAT, and Tarot, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco.
  • 1989-Two month spiritual retreat in Himalayas on Goddess of the Mountain Tour (Sponsored by CIIS) became group’s Tarot reader during Loma Prieta earthquake (back home in SF) during day of remarkable bliss/terror for fellow meditators at the summer palace of the Maharaj of Kashmir (Dr. Karin Singh). Days later, a private audience with HH The Dalai Lama in Dharmsala (below).Photo-Art with Dalai Lama copy 1
  • 1992-Present  The Tarot Circle, private ongoing original Tarot classes I have taught in Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Diego where I currently live.
  • 1997-Winner of the Consciousness Poetry Slam at Tucson 3, The Science of Consciousness Conference, co-sponsored University of Arizona.
  • 1997 Launched the Tarot Research Project, A Study of Synchronistic Patterns in Perpetrators and Victims of Spousal Abuse Through Tarot Card Readings
  • 1997-2001 Featured speaker at all three World Tarot Congresses in Chicago, Sponsored by the International Tarot SocietyArt Ed , Eden GrayInsert R
  • 2000 Published Tarot and Psychology: Spectrums of Possibility with Paragon House Books, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 2000 Published Tarot and Psychology: Spectrums of Possibility with Paragon House Books, St. Paul, Minnesota Book Cover mini
  • 2000-2009 Presenter at many Bay Area Tarot Symposium (BATS) and Los Angeles Tarot Symposium (LATS)
  • 2000-Present Taught graduate level Tarot courses and workshops in San Diego at the Institute For Humanistic Studies, California Institute For Human Science, and San Diego University for Integrative Studies.
  • 2000-Present Have been interviewed on the popular national radio show Coast To Coast AM with host George Noory to discuss and read Tarot live before millions of listeners at least twenty times to date.Coast To Cosst Logo
  • Visiting Scholar lecturer on Jungian Tarot, Sonoma State University in CA.
  • 2008 Invited by Tarot India Association over Christmas holiday to present all day seminar in New Delhi on ‘Tarot As A Tool For International Communication and Harmony.’ Art at podiumCaption India
  • 2009 My original deck Tarot of the Nine Paths: Advanced Tarot For The Spiritual Traveler was published by Paragon House, along with The Travel Guide.TITLE:COVER CARD
  • 2010 Presented poster session at Science of Consciousness Conference, Marin County, CA titled Tarot and Nonduality: A Convergence in TNP
  • 2015 Keynote speaker at The Reader’s Studio, Tarot and Psychology seminar
  • 2015 Investigated tarot readings at Stonehenge and various Crop Circles in Wiltshire England, with group of American researchers.(Below) Reading at Thunderbird Crop Circle.Art showing Tarots at Bird Circle
  • 2016 Speaker at the Northwest Tarot Symposium, Portland, Oregon. 2016.
  • 2016 Visiting Lecturer for the China Occult Association, Beijing, China to teach Tarot and Psychology.Web insertTarot Class w Art and Lon
  • 2016 Signed contract with Paragon House for my next book (in progress) tentatively titled: The Tarot of the Future: Space Craft for the Sacred Interior (Release scheduled for early 2018).


THE ARTIST AND HIS WORK (You Tube) A Virtual Photo Tour of TNP with images of the creator on his travels. 

TAROT OF THE FUTURE: Raising Spiritual Consciousness (Release March 1, 2018, Paragon House)

“Our listeners find Dr. Art’s new Tarot concepts a provocative and entertaining way to develop spiritual wisdom and wholeness in a confusing world. I can’t wait for our next encounter to hear about the Tarot of the Future!”  George Noory, host of Coast To Coast AM