Lol, sure I don't mind getting 'jumped all over 'Teheuti said:Would you like to say something about your reason? I know it's scary when you might get jumped all over, but I'd really like to hear your thinking on this.
I realise that hystorical evidence of the connectedness does not exist, and i personally studied Kabbalah indipendently of my Tarot studies, yet the deeper and further i went with both studies, the more i became aware of resonances. As per how based in reality they are - i suggest Rachel Pollack's
Seventy - Eight Degrees of Wisdom, pages 4-6, and Dovid Krafchow's book Kabbalistic Tarot (Hebraic Wisdom in the Major and Minor Arcana).
I am far from claiming Tarot IS based on Kabbalah, but to me personally synchronicity between the Major Arcana and the symbolism of Hebrew alephbet is obvious