Category Archives: Magical Studies

Divination Notes: Runes – Ansuz

The runes are a challenging divination practice. They are one one hand fairly easy to pick up and the base meanings associated with them are simple, single words. At the same time, however, there is a subtle quality to them … Continue reading

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Prayer with Intent

I previously discussed the intersection of prayer and our deeds. Looking back over my notes on that entry, I realized, I didn’t do a very good job of explaining the role intention played in prayer, hence this evening’s post. Now, … Continue reading

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Herbalism, Tools, & Treasures: Wands (Pt. 3)

In my previous two posts, I discussed the general history of wands and gave some examples of what you could use as a wand. It is, however, not something that you need to go out and purchase. It can be … Continue reading

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Divination Notes – How to keep them.

Gentle Reader, I realized that I had quite forgotten to put up the second half of the discussion on keeping divination notes. As such, I would like to apologize for this oversight and present it at this time. Just as … Continue reading

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Herbalism, Tools & Treasures: Wands (Pt. 2)

In my last post for this feature, I talked a little bit about the history of wands in a general sense. Wands are used in so many different forms both magical and non-magical through out all the cultures of the … Continue reading

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Elementary Necromancy (Or how to talk to the dead)

Say the word necromancy and the Hollywood stereotypes pop up. Visions of hooded robes, blood sacrifice, and grave robbing will undoubtedly come up at some point early in the discussion. Necromancy, however, is something different from what the entertainment industry … Continue reading

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Spiritual Cleansing: Personal Cleansing

From Here The old maxim states: Cleanliness is next to godliness. While the expression comes from the Christian community, it is good to note that maintaining a state of spiritual cleanliness facilitates spiritual contact with the Divine, alleviates spiritual illness, … Continue reading

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Spiritual Cleansing: Tools

From Here In my last post, I discussed miasma and spiritual pollution. Regular cleansing is an excellent way to both prevent spiritual pollution and to resolve problems from acquired spiritual pollution. There are many ways to cleanse a person, item, … Continue reading

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Miasma

It has been said in many circles that our thoughts have spiritual weight. As one who struggles with Bipolar II, I had some difficulty with this idea. I worried that perhaps the thoughts from when I was in a depressive … Continue reading

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Magical Studies: Theology II

If one casually glances through just about any modern text on witchcraft, you find reference to mythical beings. The mythical beings described by all cultures truly do exist in a spiritual sense. The universe is permeated with the spiritual essence … Continue reading

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