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Nocturnicon: Calling Dark Forces And Powers
Calling Dark Forces And Powers
Paperback      ISBN: 0738708321
Take a thrilling walk on the dark side with Konstantinos! The author of Nocturnal Witchcraft presents a collection of magickal techniques for working with dark forces. Developed and tested by Konstantinos, these rites and rituals have proven to be quite powerful in harnessing nocturnal energies-even helping the author overcome a serious medical condition in a miraculous recovery that shocked doctors! Drawn from diverse sources-ceremonial magick, folk magick, ancient Greek ritual, and divination-these techniques enable magicians and novices to conjure and control primal energies, thoughtforms, Lovecraftian entities, egregores, sigils, and other forces. Those attracted to the dark mysteries will relish Konstantinos' bold exploration of sex magick, death magick, altered states, dream grimoires, and forbidden tomes.
Yule: A Celebration of Light and Warmth
A Celebration of Light and Warmth
Paperback      ISBN: 1567184960
Celebrates the history, traditions, and symbols of Yule, offering advice on gifting, feasting, and commemorating the Yuletide season around the world.
Earth Power: Techniques of Natural Magic
Earth Power
Techniques of Natural Magic
Paperback      ISBN: 0875421210
When you draw a heart in the sand, call on the four winds for assistance, or ask the rain to wash away a bad habit, you are practicing earth magic. By working in harmony with nature, we can transform ourselves, our lives, and our world. This tried-and-true guide offers more than one hundred spells, rites, and simple rituals you can perform using the powerful energy of the earth. • New cover • New interior design
Witchcraft: Theory and Practice
Theory and Practice
Paperback      ISBN: 156718782x
Explains the tenets of witchcraft and its methodology, and describes how to invoke and utilize powers of nature, identify and interpret omens, and practice simple spells.
Wicca for Beginners: Fundamentals of Philosophy & Practice
Wicca for Beginners
Fundamentals of Philosophy & Practice
Paperback      ISBN: 0738707511
A primer on the philosophies, culture, and beliefs of Wicca provides a solid foundation on practices such as grounding, raising energy, visualization, and meditation, offering exercises for core techniques before launching into more complicated rituals and spell work. Original.
In the Devil's Snare: The Salem Witchcraft Crisis of 1692
In the Devil's Snare
The Salem Witchcraft Crisis of 1692
Paperback      ISBN: 0375706909
A vivid historical chronicle evokes the spirit of late seventeenth-century Massachusetts in an incisive study of the Salem witch trials, discussing the events, the crucial turning points in the case, the accusers and accused, the confessors, and the judges, setting it all against the backdrop of the social, cultural, and political atmosphere of the period. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.
The Witch's Shield: Protection Magick & Psychic Self-Defense
The Witch's Shield
Protection Magick & Psychic Self-Defense
Paperback      ISBN: 073870542x
2005 Coalition of Visionary Resources (COVR) 1st Runner Up in Magic/Magick category! Is it possible to gain spiritual enlightenment even in difficult or threatening situations? In this thorough and thoughtful handbook, readers are urged to take responsibility for their own actions, ask what the situation might be teaching them, and hold compassion for those viewed as doing the harm. Popular Wiccan author and teacher Christopher Penczak takes a threefold approach to protection magick in this guide for Witches, pagans, shamans, and psychics. First, find out how to protect yourself using personal energy, will, and intent. Next, discover how to connect with your guardian spirits, angels, and patron deities. Finally, learn how to use traditional spell craft and ritual for protection. This book includes a CD that contains the following meditations read aloud by author Christopher Penczak: - Protection meditations - Protection Spirit Journey - Lesser Banishing Ritual of the Pentagram - The Magick Circle Ritual for Protection Spells
Everyday Sun Magic: Spells & Rituals For Radiant Living
Everyday Sun Magic
Spells & Rituals For Radiant Living
Paperback      ISBN: 0738704687
Teaches how the mighty star can lend a powerful spark to daily magic by examining the sun's cultural and religious history, phases and energies, and astrological implications, and includes spells, chants, rituals and affirmations. Original.
Cottage Witchery: Natural Magick For Hearth And Home
Cottage Witchery
Natural Magick For Hearth And Home
Paperback      ISBN: 0738706256
A down-to-earth approach to creating an enchanted home using common household and outdoor items--such as herbs, spices, dried flowers, plants, stones, and candles--teaches readers how to bring nature's magical energies indoors. Original.
Spirit of the Witch: Religion & Spirituality in Contemporary Witchcraft
Spirit of the Witch
Religion & Spirituality in Contemporary Witchcraft
Paperback      ISBN: 0738703389
In this one-of-a-kind guidebook, award-winning Wiccan author and scholar Raven Grimassi presents an insightful portrait of the spirit of the Witch. He explores the spiritual element of the rituals, practices, and beliefs of Witchcraft, and how these elements apply not only to the seasons of nature, but also to the mystical seasons of the soul. Literate and positive, Spirit of the Witch examines the oral tradition of Witches, as well as the cultural, literary, anthropological, and historical roots of Witchcraft. Revealed within these pages is the fascinating secret life of the Witch-guardian of the sacred mysteries, channel of magical forces, and keeper of the doorway between worlds.