Alejandro Jodorowsky's El Topo and The Holy Mountain

May 13th, 2011 § 2 comments § permalink

If you’re a Tarot reader, you probably know that Alejandro Jodorowsky is a Tarot master. He’s the author of The Way of Tarot and Psychomagic, helped restore the Tarot of Marseille and regularly speaks about the Tarot and its symbolism. But he’s better known throughout the world for his films. The 1970’s classics, El Topo […]

Alejandro Jodorowsky Talks Some Tarot

March 31st, 2011 § 0 comments § permalink

Take a listen to Alejandro Jodorowsky talk about the Tarot. As usual, he’s fascinating. And there’s some trippy images to look at while you’re listening. comment on this post

Jodorowsky's Boys

December 28th, 2011 § 0 comments § permalink

Take a look at the video below. It’s Adan Jodowosky talking about the avant-garde, his father Alejandro, and his brother Cristóbal. It’s a beautiful little peek into the Jodorowsky clan, and it’s chock full of love. Adan is a musician, performing under the name Adanowsky. His brother Cristóbal is a painter, and like his father, […]

A Conversation with Alejandro Jodorwoski

February 2nd, 2011 § 0 comments § permalink

When you’ve got a moment, check out this video of Alejandro Jodorosky, author of The Way of Tarot, and maybe best known for his occult films El Topo and The Holy Mountain. It’s part two of Daniel Pinchbeck’s conversation with the celebrated Tarot master and film-maker. In it, Jodorowski discusses archetypes, religion and the unconscious […]

Black Power Tarot

August 19th, 2015 § 0 comments § permalink

If you haven’t seen it yet, you might want to take a look at the new joint project between musician King Khan and filmmaker, philosopher, and Tarot Guru Alejandro Jodorowsky – The Black Power Tarot. Illustrated by Michael Eaton, the Black Power Tarot is a fresh take on the Major Arcana of the Marseille deck, […]

Some Tarot Talk

June 3rd, 2014 § 0 comments § permalink

Back in 2009, I cohosted a BlogTalkRadio show called Tarot Talk with Raven Marderosian. In one episode, we interviewed a fabulous Tarot reader named Louise Dollin. Louise has been reading cards for over thirty years, and works primarily with the Tarot Marseille. She’s actually the person who first introduced me to the work of Alejandro […]

Julie's Haircut Plays the Tarot

January 28th, 2012 § 0 comments § permalink

Here’s a nice quiet way to start off the day … a beautiful rendition of The Tarot from Alejandro Jodorowsky’s film Holy Mountain. This version of the piece is performed by the Italian band Julie’s Haircut and is from their limited edition 10” single ‘Julie’s Haircut play Jodorowsky & Rota’. The original song was written […]

The Holy Mountain at MoMA PS1

May 27th, 2011 § 0 comments § permalink

I seem to keep writing about director and Tarot master, Alejandro Jodorowsky, but that’s because there keeps being things to write about … The MoMA PS1 in Long Island City, NY is presenting Jodorowsky’s 1973 cult film The Holy Mountain every day, through June 30th. It’ll be played continuously with starting times at noon, 2 […]

Books a Tarot Reader Would Love …

December 16th, 2010 § 0 comments § permalink

Looking for a perfect gift for your Tarot-loving loved ones? Here’s ten books that’ll make them smile. The first six teach Tarot and they’re all excellent … •Tarot for Beginners: A Practical Guide to Reading the Cards by Barbara Moore – a general book for Tarot beginners, though advanced readers might like it too (I […]

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