Raidho: The Traveler’s Rune, The Effect of Your Actions GemShoppy December 28, 2014 Symbols Raidho suggests that a crisis of some sort is brewing or that injustice and irrationality will threaten disruption, bringing delusion in its wake. It can also suggest feeling of caged in by present circumstances. As a talisman it protects travelers, brings change and eases unfortunate situations, particularly if a re-connection of some sort is being looked for. It may mark the coming of a physical or spiritual journey; means an indication of an inward journey as the soul moves towards its destiny. Raidho can mean wheel, ride, or travel, but it also has a deeper meaning. Riding a horse includes both movement and direction. A journey can be long and arduous, requiring planning, foresight, determination, and fortitude. Raidho can therefore refer to the journey of life (the wheel of life), or to a spiritual quest. Raidho might also mean transport or communication, such as delivering or receiving a message. Raidho speaks of a spiritual journey, as the soul moves towards its destiny. Raidho puts things in perspective. Embrace hard times in the certainty that the harder it is now, the more beautiful things will be in the future. Raidho reminds us that although it may seem that we have accomplished our goals, life and change continue and we must go along with the flow. Raidho points out the right (or best) path among a selection of choices and alternatives. We will eventually end up where we began, but on a higher level and with a better perspective. The journey never really ends. The Raidho rune shows your ability to relate and connect and the amount of control you feel you can exert on your life. Drawing the Raidho rune could be telling you that you need to look at your position and feelings in regards to your life as it stands today.