Pictures for court cards designed by the Georgian artist Anna Shukhaeva. © 2007 Anna Shukhaeva
The King of hearts – Belobog
Belobog (White God) is a reconstructed Slavic deity of light and Sun, the counterpart of dark and cursed Chernobog (Black God).
The Queen of Hearts – Mokosh
Mokosh is a Slavic goddess, protector of women’s work and women’s destiny. She watches over spinning and weaving, shearing of sheep, and protects women in child birth.
The Knave of Hearts – Kupalo
Kupalo is a goddess in literary Slavic mythology. She is the personification of the summer solstice celebration.
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