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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.
Justice Card Emerald Tolemac
The Justice card brings awareness to the importance of balance by demonstrating that true understanding, and hence justice, is only achieved when the emotions (symbolised by water and the moon), and intellect (symbolised by the sword), are balanced. Continue Reading
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
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