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The development of pocker which is most popular game cards in the world


Poker which is most popular game cards in the world have changed for hundreds of years. The first western game cards are said to have arrived in Europe from Asia during the Crusades in the 13th century.
In the 16th century, the western popular a card called "win card", it evolved into a similar bridge in the early 17th century whist card play, popular in London, Britain and the Netherlands, 1894, in the British London club produced bridge, this kind of bridge is now through the evolution of poker.
Playing cards as a western card, its design scheme also contains endless knowledge. It is designed according to the calendar, and in a sense, poker is the epitome of the calendar.
Later, such divination equipment evolved into toys, and its divination function gradually faded away and was forgotten by people.
Why to these four patterns as a card color, has always said a lot. There are two kinds of concentrated statements:
One is that these four colors represent the four major industries of the society at that time, among which spades represents spears and symbolizes soldiers; Plum blossom represents the three-leaf flower, symbolizing agriculture; Squares represent tiles used by artisans; The heart stands for the heart, the priest.
Another is that these four colors from the ancient European divination used in the design of objects, spades represents olive leaves, a symbol of peace; Plum blossom for clover, means lucky; Square is diamond shape, a symbol of wealth; Hearts are shaped like hearts, symbolizing wisdom and love.
The 54 patterns of playing cards are also very interesting to explain:
King represents the sun, Xiao Wang represents the moon, and the other 52 cards represent the 52 weeks of the year. The colors of hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades symbolize the four seasons of spring, summer, autumn and winter.
There are 13 cards in each suit, representing 13 weeks in each season.
If the J, Q, K as 11, 12, 13 points, King, xiao Wang is the half point, the total point of a deck of cards is exactly 365 points. In leap years, the big and the little wang are each counted as one point, making a total of 366 points.
Experts generally agree that the above explanation is not a coincidence, because the design and invention of playing cards and astrology, divination and astronomy, calendar has inextricably linked.
Spades represent death, hearts represent love, diamonds represent money, clubs represent happiness.
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