Ashwapati

Mughal Ganjifa type. One deck. Unlimited redeals.

Object

Move all cards to the foundations.

Quick description

Play is similar to Klondike. The rows build down by rank in the same suit.

Rules

The cards on the tableau build down by ranks of the same suit. The foundations build up in rank by suit starting with the Ace. Any card or movable pile may be played on an empty row. Cards are dealt from the talon one at a time. There is no limit on the number of redeals. Cards may be played from the foundations.

This game is one of a series of games that have names ending in "pati" which transliterates as "lord of". Ashwapati means "Lord of Horses". The names are the names of the suits in a twelve suit Ganjifa deck.

Strategy

Move cards off of the deepest stacks first.

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