The best known Chinese playing cards are the money-derived ones. Packs are made of up to one hundred and twenty cards composed of four identical sets of thirty cards each. These cards are narrow, flexible strips of cardboard. Often the cards contain illustrations alluding to traditional literary scenes or folk stories. Money cards are used or produced in China, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia.
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This page explains the chances of getting freak hands of playing cards in games such as bridge and poker. In bridge you are dealt 13 cards, in poker you usually only work with five cards. There's more about poker hands here. GAMES WITH 13 CARDS. If you are dealt 13 cards, your chances of getting the following hands are: 13 spades (in any order): 1 in 635,013,559,600 13 cards in the same suit.Read More
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The Gypsy Spread: From left to right, lay three rows of seven cards. The top row of seven cards represents the past. The middle row the present and the bottom row of seven cards the future. This 21 card spread demands great skill and is not to be attempted until you are very confident with the meanings of the cards and combining them into a meaningful narrative.Read More
Find link is a tool written by Edward Betts. searching for Chinese playing cards 4 found (18 total) alternate case: chinese playing cards Chinese dominoes (1,226 words) case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article Andrew (2000) 'The Game of Leaves: An Inquiry into the Origin of Chinese Playing Cards '. Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University.Read More
Chinese playing cards, as we understand the term today, date from at least 1294, when Yen Sengzhu and Zheng Pig-Dog were apparently caught gambling in Enzhou (in modern Shandong Province) See: John Berry, Intoduction to the Exhibition 'The World of Playing Cards' at the Guildhall Library, London, from September 1995 to March 1996.Read More
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Chinese Playing Cards. The Chinese took their cards with them wherever they travelled and traded in the East, and we find Chinese cards in use not only in the mainland but also in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Singapore, North Borneo and Vietnam.Read More
Traditional multi-player card games for which rules are available from this site are listed below in alphabetical order, together with the number of players and the design and number of cards or tiles needed for each - see further explanation at the end of the page. If you are searching for games for a particular number of players you may prefer to use the Index of Games by Number of Players.Read More
Playing cards in China were in existence contemporary to the genesis of the Italian decks although they were different; cards were divided into varying numbers of suits but had no numerical values. In fact, the Chinese cards resembled strips of paper more than what one typically thinks of playing cards looking like, whereas the Indian cards in shape, size, and illustration are much more.Read More