11 Justice

Justice Card Emerald Tolemac

Justice Emerald Tolemac

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Justice Card Emerald Tolemac from the Emerald Tolemac Tarot deck. The images from our deck are all copyright, created by Madeline Rose and artist Ahmad Sonhaji Silitonga. Continue Reading

11 The Justice Card Meaning

The Justice Card Meaning

The Justice Card Meaning

Here’s the Justice Card meaning: She’s got a sword and she’s prepared to use it! Justice represents what’s right and fair; the scales are to weigh and balance, the sword to deal the blow. Normally, Justice is depicted blindfolded, indicating that she’s impartial and doesn’t get emotionally involved. However, the sword is double-edged, so it can swing either way … watch out!

Tarot card number: 8

Astrological sign: Libra Continue Reading

Justice Card Traits

Justice Card Traits

The Major Arcana illustrates the whole path of The Fool from naivety to enlightenment. The eleventh card of Major Arcana is called Justice, and it is ruled by the star sign Libra. The word “Libra” also refers to the Greek word for yoke, of the type used to harness oxen and horses. The astrological glyph for Libra resembles both a balance and a yoke. Criminals are yoked by the balanced application of the law, and spouses are bound or yoked together by matrimony. Scales, yokes and swords often appear in ancient art and symbols, the sword being another symbol of justice and a suit of the Minor Arcana in the tarot. Continue Reading