In the traditional interpretation, this Rune means a giant – translated from Old Norse, the word thurs means “giant”. The patron of the Rune is Thor, it symbolizes an active force capable of both creation and destruction. Providing powerful protection, Turisaz helps to eliminate various obstacles in the way of a person and can be used in any confusing situation. It represents an impulse that catalyzes energy and helps turn the tide out of control.
The rune provides protection from extraneous pressure, providing a significant resource for understanding current events and making the right decisions. In the field of personal relationships, Turisaz will provide control over the love situation and accelerate its development in the right direction. Turisaz is often used in the preparation of magical formulas, it helps to “mirror” the negative energy of the enemy and direct it against him.
This Rune contains two sides, one of which is energetically active and is expressed in actions aimed at changing the outside world. The other, passive side, directs the flow of energy inside a person, providing him with the resources necessary for planning his actions. Rune also helps healers in consolidating their results. Turisaz requires maximum dedication and exertion of all forces from a person.
In an inverted position, it symbolizes a deadlocked situation in which a person should reconsider his views and positions, taking urgent measures to correct the current state of affairs.