Indian Carpet

Solitaire Rules

Indian Carpet Solitaire/Patience rules for Indian Carpet

Object of the game
Move all the cards to the foundations
Deck
Two standard decks (104 cards)
Foundation
  • Four foundations built up by suit from Ace to King
  • Four foundations built down by suit from King to Ace
  • The game starts with Four Aces and Four Kings on the foundations
  • Once on the foundation, cards may not be moved
Tableau
  • The tableau consists of 64 cards in an 8x8 square, with every other card rotated
  • Only cards with one of the short side not blocked by another card are available
  • Card not blocked by another card is available for play on the foundations or the waste pile
  • No building is allowed on the tableau piles
Stock
  • When selected, deals One card to the waste pile
  • Two redeals are permitted (Three deals in all)
Waste
  • One waste pile built up or down by suit
  • The top card of the waste is available for play on the foundations

Indian Carpet


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