|Alternate Names: Thuith, Thorn, Thurs|
|Ancient Meaning: Protection|
|Keywords: Protection, destruction, defense, polarity, action, regeneration|
Thor, the Thunder god. Male core fertility. Thurisaz has to do with strife, conflict, combat, defense, and aggression. Reacting forcefully, as if threatened. Instinctual will, eroticism, a catalyst for change. A purging flood, a cleansing fire, catharsis.
This rune suggests that now may not be the best time to make any hasty decisions. Perhaps time should be set aside to reflect.
|Astrological Correspondence: Libra|
|Tarot Correspondence: Emperor|
|Color: Bright Red|
|Herb: House leek|
|Animals: Goat, ram, dragon, hound, cat, tiger, lion, leopard, porcupine, mosquito, Tasmanian devil, wasp, bear, elephant, mongoose, rhinoceros|
Protection from enemies and harm
Overcomes hostile situations
Increases your will and helps you take action
Increases your awareness of both the uniqueness and commonality of all things
Projects energy and focuses power