(H: Hail Crisis, Change.) Wrath of nature, destructive, uncontrolled forces, especially the weather, or within the unconscious. Tempering, testing, trial. Controlled crisis, leading to completion, inner harmony.
Alternate Names: Haal, Hagall, Hagl
Ancient Meaning: The egg of life
Keywords: Transformation, change, evolution, harmony, protection
Hagalaz is the hail Rune. It denotes chaos, destruction and disruption on a primal level. You may experience delays in moving toward your goals.
Reversed Description: NONE (Hagalaz cannot be reversed, but may lie in opposition): Natural disaster, catastrophe. Stagnation, loss of power. Pain, loss, suffering, hardship, sickness, crisis.
Astrological Correspondence: Aquarius
Tarot Correspondence: The Hermit, The Tower, The Moon (some believe ~ The World)
Gods/Goddesses: Ymir, Urd, Gullveig, Hella
Color: Gray, White
Tree: Yew or Ash
Herb: Lily of the valley
Stones: Clear Quartz, Diamond, Moonstone, Opal, Geode
Animals: Serpent, dragon, falcon, eagle, hawk, owl, vulture, whale, dolphin, wolf, spider, bat, blackbird, chameleon dragonfly, praying mantis
Combines runic energies
Assists in personal transformation
Guards against harm
Heals physically, mentally, and spiritually