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Indian solitaire rules (2 decks of cards)<< House on the Hill | Indian + >>

Goal: Move out the aces when you can and build them up to king in the same suit.

Build the 10 piles of the layout down in non-matching suits. Empty piles can be filled with any card.

You can only move one card at a time. Each empty pile doubles the number of cards you can move, since multiple moves would allow it.

Turn over one card at a time from the deck, playing the top card to other piles when you can.

Variation of: Forty Thieves

Difference: The piles in the layout are each dealt 3 cards rather than 4, with the first card face down. The layout is built by non-matching suits rather than matching suits.

Going back to the 19th century, this game had several more differences, as described by Miss Whitmore Jones.

This variation uses complete rules: Indian +

Rules source: 100 Games of Solitaire, Helen L. Coops ~ The Complete Book of Solitaire & Patience Games, Albert H. Morehead & Geoffrey Mott-Smith ~ 150 Ways to play Solitaire, Alphonse Moyse, Jr. ~ World's Best Card Games for One, Sheila Anne Barry

Indian solitaire
This is one of 6 layouts for Indian in Solitaire Forever II.

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