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Thurisaz

The Letter TH :- Phonetic "thoor-ee-saws" unvoiced th as in "thorn" (never th as in "the")

Meaning of Thurisaz

Thorn or a Giant.

KEYWORDS :- Reactive force, directed force of destruction and defense, conflict. Instinctual will, vital eroticism, regenerative catalyst. A tendency toward change. Catharsis, purging, cleansing fire. Male sexuality, fertilization. (Thorr, the Thunder god, was of Giant stock.)Thurisaz Reversed or Merkstave: Danger, defenselessness, compulsion, betrayal, dullness. Evil, malice, hatred, torment, spite, lies. A bad man or woman. Rape?

Tarot Card:

Emperor



Astrology:

Mars

Upright Meaning:

There is work to be done, both within yourself and without. You may be ready to contact the Divine. You can now see that which is hidden inside, and know that in so doing, you will be doing the right action. Waiting may be just the right action to take. If you wait, remove resistance while waiting.

Inverted

Personal relationships are accented now. Break-ups may be more plentiful than unions now. Keep a sense of good humor no matter what happens. Even failures may be re-routed opportunities.

God:- Thor

Colour:- Bright Red

Tree :- Oak

Herb :- House Leek