Berkana
Magic Use
growth
rebirth
birch tree
making a fresh start,
healing
(especially infections),
achieving conception,
new beginnings

Upright:
A flow towards blossoming and ripening, gently
yet pervasively.

Overcome any resistance and complete your
task.

Clean out any dark corners, if necessary with
expert help.

Modesty, patience, fairness and generosity are
called for here.

Steadfastness and right attitude will see you
through.
Reversed:
Events or aspects of character interfere with the growth of new life.

Do not place your own desires and wants before the needs of others.

Cultivate the soil, imitate the wind.

Correct preparation will ensure growth.
Meanings:
fertility, health, new beginnings, growth, conception,
plenty, clearance, love affair, arousal of desire, new
birth, liberation, spring, prospering of new enterprise
or venture, the goddess
Meanings (reversed):
family problems, domestic troubles, anxiety about someone close to you, carelessness, loss of control, abandon, blurring of consciousness, deceit, sterility, stagnation
Phonetic:
Colors:
Number:
Element:
Gender:
Deity:
Tree:
Animal:
Zodiac:
Tarots:
Gemstone:
Myths/Deities:
b
yellow, green, white
2
Earth
feminine
Berta
Birch
Salmon
Taurus
IV Emperor, V Hierophant
Jet
Frigg, Idunna