Book of Thoth Court cards

Book of Thoth Court cards: descriptions and divinatory meanings of the Knights, Queens, Princes and Princesses. Court cards can represent the querent or people in their life, or both; it depends.

Titles of the Book of Thoth Court cards

The Aces

The Aces are included with the Court Cards even though they do not represent a person.

The Knights

The Knight are on horseback and relate to the element Fire and to Chokmah on the Tree of Life.

The Queens

The Queens are seated on a throne, they relate to Water and to Binah on the Tree of Life.

The Princes

The Princes are in a chariot, they relate to Air and to Tipareth on the Tree of Life.

The Princesses

The images of the Princesses in sequence represent the constellation Draco around the Pole Star. They relate to Earth and to Malkuth on the Tree of Life.

Zodiac and timing

The Court cards have two sets of attributions, one is the basic set of zodiac signs. There is another system that goes from 20 of one sign to the next. Which is very confusing. The Princesses do not have a zodiacal attribution.

Knight of Wands – Book of Thoth

The King of Wands is an older man, very active, powerful. https://youtu.be/Q8HYCwMD67o Book of Thoth The moral qualities appropriate to this figure are activity, generosity, fierceness, impetuosity, pride, impulsiveness, swiftness in unpredictable actions. If wrongly...

Queen of Wands – Book of Thoth

Divinatory Meanings of the Queen of Wands The Queen of Wands is an older, very active woman. Characteristics of the Queen of Wands The characteristics of the Queen are adaptability, persistent energy, calm authority which she knows how to use to enhance her...

Prince of Wands – Book of Thoth

Divinatory Meanings of the Prince of Wands The Prince of Wands is a strong, impetuous, sometimes violent young man. The Prince of Wands is the Great Beast himself, Aleister Crowley. In the Charioteer's hand is the Phoenix Wand of the Adeptus Minor Ritual....

Knight of Cups – Book of Thoth

Knight of Cups divinatory meanings The Knight of Cups is an older man who is a dreamer or very creative. He may be difficult to 'read'. https://youtu.be/JOP4StNg64I The characteristics of the person signified by the Knight of Cups are nevertheless mostly passive, in...

Queen of Cups – Book of Thoth

Queen of Cups divinatory meanings The Queen of Cups is  dreamy and rather passive about things. Her views tend to reflect those of people she is influenced by. https://youtu.be/zqzMgp3SJCI Book of Thoth: Queen of Cups The characteristics associated with the Queen...

Prince of Cups – book of Thoth

Prince of Cups  divinatory meanings The Prince of Cups represents the airy part of Water. The symbolism is Scorpio, as he rules the last decanate of Libra going into the first two decanates of Scorpio. An intense secret nature - on the surface he is calm, but...

Knight of Swords – Book of Thoth

The Knight of Swords is a serious, professional man. He works in an office. A lawyer. The moral qualities of a person thus indicated are activity and skill, subtlety and cleverness. He is fierce, delicate and courageous, but altogether the prey of his idea, which...

Queen of Swords – Book of Thoth

Queen of Swords Divinatory Meanings The Queen of Swords is a sorrowful woman who has lost in love, or is widowed. https://youtu.be/4XtvLPTrKW0 Characteristics of the Queen of Swords The person symbolized by this card should be intensely perceptive, a keen observer, a...

Prince of Swords – Book of Thoth

Divinatory Meanings of the Prince of Swords The Prince of Swords is a devious young man. Idealistic, full of political ideas. Characteristics of the Prince of Swords https://youtu.be/cekmIs39uww A person thus symbolized is purely intellectual. He is full of ideas...

Knight of Disks – Book of Thoth

The Knight of Disks is a practical, hard working man. A business man. https://youtu.be/98yPa6Gw6OQ The character described by this card is therefore exceeding complex yet admirably well-knit; but its dangers are indicated by the symbols of Luna and the bird. In the...

Queen of Disks – Book of Thoth

Queen of Disks divinatory meanings The Queen of Disks is a practical woman, kind and affectionate, with an inclination towards alcohol. https://youtu.be/FlV_CoUL2ww Persons signified by this card possess the finest of the quieter qualities. They are ambitious, but...

Prince of Disks – Book of Thoth

The Prince of Disks is a hard working young man, not particularly imaginative or ambitious. The character denoted by this card is that of great energy brought to bear upon the most solid of practical matters. He is energetic and enduring, a capable manager, a...