playing cards and watching a card game: only the instinctual component of the human soul lowers itself to a card game in dreams; the dreamer should realize that the cards in his hand depict his fate that cannot be willfully changed.
people playing cards together: they are deepening their mutual relations, even if usually this is only on the instinctual level.
if we refuse to play cards with someone, we do not want to continue sharing our life with them (this image often shows the definitive culmination of a breakup).
intrigued by a card game: shows how a player is desirous of the world and sensual experiences.
unknown: unknown fate:
jokers: the dreamer overly relies on good fortune that could ease his fate.
seeing others' cards: the dreamer is able to view others' fates and guess the course of future events in their lives.
winning: a dream victory demobilizes the powers in the dreamer; therefore an upcoming defeat can be expected in the same or similar game, or in the realm that this game represents in the unconscious.
losing: a dream defeat mobilizes the powers in the dreamer; therefore an upcoming victory can be expected in the same or similar game, or in the realm that this game represents in the unconscious.
tarot: they have a completely different meaning from ordinary playing cards since they relate to internal processes.