(D: Day or Dawn, Awakening.) Breakthrough, awakening, awareness. Daylight clarity as opposed to nighttime uncertainty. A time to plan or embark upon an enterprise. The power of change directed by your own will, transformation. Hope/happiness, the ideal. Security and certainty. Growth and release. Balance point, the place where opposites meet.
Alternate Names: Daaz, Dagr, Daeg, Dagur
Ancient Meaning: Light of Day
Keywords: Light, enlightenment, polarity, awakening, intuition, well-being
Dagaz represents the fresh light of a new day. You are close to making a breakthrough. You have the will to change whatever you deem necessary. You may see the world with absolute clarity at this time. A paradoxical truth, this rune speaks of overcoming an obstacle, a paradigm shift in thought, This transformation or change is directed by our will to change creating a fundamental yet probably unpredictable outcome.
Reversed Description: NONE
Dagaz cannot be reversed, but may lie in opposition, representing a completion, ending, limit, coming full circle. Blindness, hopelessness.
Astrological Correspondence: The Moon
Tarot Correspondence: The Fool, The Sun, Judgement (some believe, Temperance)
Herb: Clary sage
Stones: Lapis Lazuli, Amazonite, Azurite, Sapphire
Animals: Wolf, raven, horse, eagle, bear
Awakens the light within you
Embodies the powers of light and darkness
Increases magical patterns
Protects from harm