Renaissance TarotThe Priestess, dressed like a Botticelli goddess with hieratic touches, holds a scroll of knowledge and a lotus flower whose leaves are eyes. The eyes are attributes of Saint Lucy. "Holy Light", an aspect of celestial wisdom. Her companion deity is Demeter (Ceres), goddess of fertility, whose accompanying symbol is the cat, a creature that from Egyptian times has signified serene feminine wisdom.
The High Priestess
The Renaissance Tarot is a modern deck, with symbolism drawn from the heroic age and rendered in renaissance style. This deck is an excellent choice for exploring questions of passion, mastery, and the inner workings of human reason. If you would like your own copy of the Renaissance Tarot, you can buy it now!