Tagged The Hierophant

Back to our roots – reinterpreting The Hierophant

The Hierophant tarot card from the Shadowscapes Tarot, showing an old, bent tree with autumnal-coloured leaves and the face of an old man. He or she holds a walking stick with a lamp at the top and the card draws you in as if it's storytime.

What even is a ‘Hierophant’? This is a question I’ve been asked a few times now. Well, to quote from Wikipedia: A hierophant is a person who brings religious congregants into the presence of that which is deemed holy. A hierophant is an interpreter of sacred mysteries and arcane principles. In the Rider Waite Tarot deck and …

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