The Celtic Cross Spread is the classic, most common Tarot layout used for reading the cards. Is the oldest and most popularly known tarot card spreads used for divination. Many seasoned tarot readers site this spread as one of the first ones that they learned.
You can use it to answer a specific question or to get a general sense of your life right now.
Possibly the first published reference to this spread was in 1910 in the book “The Pictorial Key to the Tarot” by Arthur Edward Waite, when he named the spread, “An Ancient Celtic Method of Divination,”