|RUNE STONE MEANINGS
Fehu can represent money, wealth, luck, having your needs met, property, personal power, and natural abundance.
Fehu is the lucky rune; its rune meaning pertains toward physical experiences or rewards you might gain when you’ve worked hard toward attaining a goal and are finally about to reach that goal. You might even be already enjoying the increased status and personal power that you have around you at the moment when you find Fehu in your presence!
Uruz represents the life force that we all experience whether that be in ourselves or around us in nature. Which means Uruz can relate to our physical health, healing, how we manifest, courage and how vibrant and enduring we can be.
When Uruz is present, it will bring to your awareness your determination, independence and persistence in achieving your goals in life.
You could consider Thurisaz to represent governments, society, and the forces that are bigger and more influential than us. Including those forces that are unconscious or unseen by us.
The rune meaning for ansuz is all about the breath of God, divine inspiration the voice of the universe, intelligence, communication, song, spells, ancestry, etymology, it’s base is in how we listen and communicate, not just to each other but also to our selves.
Raidho rune meaning represents means of transport, being in control, adventure, initiative, direction, decision making, integrity, justice and following your moral compass, it primarily represents self-mastery in all forms.
We can find Raidho present whenever we are acting morally or fighting for moral justice. When Raidho is present expect rationality, sound advice and wisdom.
Kenanz represents our knowledge, intellect as well as illumination and enlightenment.
Gebo represents generosity, gifts, taking, trade, altruism, sacrifice, exchange, balance, compensation, equilibrium, giving, the law of reciprocation, the gravity of equals and opposites, hospitality, honour
Keywords: Sex magic, Understanding of the true meaning of gifting and binding, Favours, contracts, obligations, debt and oath-taking, Mystical union and ‘Sacred Marriage’ between partners and Giving of oneself from within.
Wunjo strengthens links and bonds, Invocates fellowship and harmony. It creates joy through the use of pure will and banishes alienation.
Keywords: Perfection, joy, wishful thinking, application of will, contentment, well-being, family, expectation, bonding, relationships, shared ideas, group harmony, optimism, cooperative effort, friendship like-mindedness, the law of attraction.
Hagalaz Represents: Crisis, catastrophe, disruption,and radical change these situations often occur so that we might grow and evolve significantly.
Keywords: Completeness and balance of power, integration of unconscious shadow elements, The inevitability of Fate, Evolutionary progress and operations of becoming, Protection through banishing or exorcising disharmonious patterns, protection, Causing discomfort in others by awakening their own subconscious ‘garbage.’destructive elements of nature, severe weather, the uncontrollable, unavoidable unpleasantness, Jungian shadow, psychoanalysis, regression, acceptance of the unalterable.
Nauthiz brings the quote ‘do what you need to do so that you can do what you want to do’ to the forefront of my mind.
It represents Need, resistance, constraint, conflict, drama, effort, necessity, urgency, hard work, need-fire, life lessons, creative friction, distress, a force of growth, the consequence of past action, short-term pain for long-term gain.
Isa is the rune of stillness in all things, a static or frozen state.
Keywords: Concentrated self, ego-consciousness, self-control, a unity of being, egomania, dullness, blindness, dissipation, immobility, self-centeredness, lack of change, psychopathy. Development of concentration, will and focus, Halting of unwanted dynamic forces as an act of self-defence (and against demonic influences), Focus of the will into single-minded action.
Jera is the rune meaning harvest and reward, it also implies reaction and, right actions, especially in an orderly process. Jera is the rune of peace both in the heart and physically.
Keywords: Creativity, fertility, harmony, prosperity, plenty and peace, success and plenty.
Ihwas is the process of spiritual realisation and in connecting the higher and lower planes in existence. It’s also the rune that represents the mysteries of life and death. With Ihwaz you’ll find liberation from the fear of death, develop spiritual endurance and spiritual vision.
Keywords: Endurance, enlightenment, forward progression, initiation, protection, confusion, weakness, dissatisfaction, death, destruction.
Perthro is the rune of fate, and it also represents everything that has not yet manifested into existence.
Keywords: Probability, co-incidence, the unknown, magic of guessing, patterns, prophecy, change, doom, stagnation, loneliness, delusion, fantasy.
Algiz is the rune that connects with the patterns of divine consciousness,
Keywords: Possible danger, unpreparedness, divinity, listening, higher self, spirituality, divination, safety, protection.
Sowilo is the rune of guidance, goal setting and success, it also rules the central nervous system and the seat of the soul.
Tiwaz represents balance and justice which is attained from higher wisdom. It’s the rune of self-sacrifice and for the service of others.
Keywords: Honour, righteousness, sacrifice, spiritual warrior, sovereign order, faith, justice, rationality, loyalty, self-sacrifice, victory, honesty, over analysis, injustice, over-sacrifice, tyranny, defeat.
Berkano is the rune of continued growth and rebirth in all things.
Keywords: Secrecy, wisdom, safety, silence, dependence, fertility, nature, motherhood, healing, gardening, life changes, liberation,secrets, deceit, stagnation, insecurity.
Ehwaz is the rune that represents trust and teamwork. It especially relates to the notion of working together for a common goal.
Keywords: Trust between individual entities, sexuality, cooperation, animals, teamwork, friendship, marriage, harmony, friendship, loyalty, a friend, disharmony, duplication mistrust, nightmares, betrayal, indecision, enemies.
Mannaz is the rune of human intelligence, human existence and collective potential.
Keywords: Mind & memory, the difference between human and all other life, development of the intellect, rational thought, perfected intelligence, the psychic order of the gods reflected in humankind, a projection of Self into time, planning, thinking, analysis.
Laguz is the rune of the unconscious and also the evolutionary process of growth and personal development.
Keywords: Emotion, psychic powers, unconscious mental processes, love, dreaming, life ocean, origins of life, the astral plane , collective unconscious, energy, the astral plane, passion, evolution, water, imagination, occultism, dreams, passing a test, vitality, inner growth , memory, dreams, avoidance, depression, manipulation, fantasy, toxicity.
Inguz is the rune of isolation and transformation and also represents personal growth.
Keywords: Internal growth, personal development, the power of suggestion, the inner-child, wholeness, earth-god, stored energy, gestation process, male mysteries, subtlety, planned bursts, male sexuality, agriculture, internal growth, gestation, resting, self-reflection, impotence, stagnation, scattering, frivolity, immaturity.