History of Witchcraft
The Magical Household
Spells & Rituals for the Home
Paperback ISBN: 0875421245
Recognize and celebrate the magic of life with timeless rites and spells. Create a magical household—a haven of harmony, safety, spirituality, security, and romance. The benefits include a happier existence, protection against thieves, improved health, restful sleep, satisfying spiritual experiences, and a perfect environment for positive magic. This warm and wise guide by much loved author Scott Cunningham has been helping people create sacred space in their homes and gardens for nearly twenty years.
How to Become a Witch
The Path of Nature, Spirit & Magick
Paperback ISBN: 073871965x
This friendly introductory guide presents the key beliefs and practices of Witchcraft and offers step-by-step instruction on how to become a Witch. Best-selling authors Amber K and Azrael Arynn K have nearly fifty years of Craft experience between them. They've taught hundreds of students the basics of Witchcraft, and now they're offering readers the same clear, structured guidance here. This book teaches everything you need to know about ritual tools, daily practices and meditation, spellcasting, divination, holidays, and ethics. You'll learn about witchcraft as a way of life, how to locate a coven or work as a solitary, and—most importantly—how to evolve magickally and spiritually.
The Priestess & the Pen
Marion Zimmer Bradley, Dion Fortune, and Diana Paxson's Influence on Modern Paganism
Paperback ISBN: 073873800x
This important book by debut author Sonja Sadovsky shines new light on how three captivating minds shaped the course of history. The fantasy novels of Dion Fortune, Marion Zimmer Bradley, and Diana L. Paxson influenced the image of the priestess in Neopagan and Goddess-centered spirituality throughout the world. The Priestess & the Pen shows how their work changed the way women are depicted in literature, created space for women to reclaim their power, and energized the women’s equality movement. Presenting a reinterpretation of the Goddess as fourfold rather than threefold,The Priestess & the Pen adds dimension and relevance to the traditional Triple Goddess archetype in a way that has never before beenconsidered with such compelling clarity. This book is poised to become a vital interpretation of the Pagan priestess.
The Modern Witches Book of Herbs, Magick and Dreams
Paperback ISBN: 0806512385
Best known for her books on Wicca and various occult subjects, Gerina Dunwich here traces the origins of Wicca, a positive, nature-based religion that preaches brotherly love and harmony with and respect for all life forms—beliefs very similar to Native American spirituality. This indispensable and accessible guide reveals the traditions, tools, and symbols of Wicca craft and offers step-by-step methods for performing Wicca rituals. A respected spokesperson for the Wiccan/Pagan community, Dunwich has been a guest on numerous radio talk shows throughout the United States and Canada. She has lectured and presented workshops at festivals and gatherings across the country, such as the CraftWise Pagan Gathering (Waterbury, Connecticut), the Real Witches' Ball (Columbus, Ohio), and Panpipes' Pagan Day Festival (West Hollywood, California).
Practical Candleburning Rituals
Paperback ISBN: 0875420486
This trusted guidebook by popular author Raymond Buckland has introduced candle magick to more than 300,000 readers. From winning love to conquering fear, obtaining money to improving relationships, Practical Candleburning Rituals is filled with simple candle rites that get real results. Newly updated and re-organized, this edition includes thirty-seven rituals-adapted for Christians and Pagans-that can be performed at home with readily available materials. No prior magickal knowledge is necessary. Diagrams and simple instructions make this candle magick primer an ideal practical guide for beginners.
Crone's Book of Magical Words
2nd Edition Paperback ISBN: 1567188257
Crone's Book of Magical Words (previously published as The Crone's Book of Words) by Valerie Worth is the book you've been waiting for! In its pages are over 125 spells, incantations and charms. If you can think of a purpose for a spell, it's probably in this book. Need a spell to summon a ghost? Or perhaps you want the opposite: a spell to free a house from being haunted. They're both in this book. Do you need something to help you lose weight or have longevity? You'll find them here. Or perhaps you want to pass through a locked door. It's all in this book. Even if you don't know a thing about magic, you can use this book. The spells are easy, poetic, and evocative. For example, to cure a wart the instructions are: "Stamp within a silver cup mullein and houseleek together. Stir them with a sparrow's feather. Let it draw the juices up; Twenty times upon one day, brush them over the excrescence; Under sunlight dry the essence Soon the wart must shrink away." The range in this book is phenomenal. You'll find a simple fertility charm and a way to conjure with smoke. You'll read about how to bring rain and how to stop rain from falling. You'll learn how to tell fortunes with sand or with tea leaves. This is more than just a book about magic, it is a folklorist's bonanza. If you're ready to win another's love or to sweeten someone's disposition, if you want to turn hair long and golden or discover tree spirits, this is the book you must have. Whether you have been doing magic for a long time or are a beginner, this book is a must.
Myth & Magick, Crafts & Recipes, Rituals & Spells
Paperback ISBN: 1567181678
Discover how your life can improve when you work with the ever-changing cycles of the Moon in the life-changing book by D. J. Conway, Moon Magick. Each month you are affected by the power of the Moon. Your energy levels wax and wane just as the Moon does, sometimes urging you to start new projects and other times to sit back and plan. When you know the Moon's effects on you, you can use its energy to work for you instead of against you. When you learn to let your life flow with the cycles of the Moon, you undertake projects, socialize, and travel at optimum times. Moon Magick explains how each of the thirteen lunar months of the year is directly connected to a different type of seasonal energy flow. Each chapter contains practical information related to the thirteen lunar months, including Moon lore and myths from around the world, ancient holidays, spells, meditations, and suggestions for foods, beverages, and decorations to accompany your Moon rituals. * Learn magical ways to put Moon energy to work for you * Incorporate the appropriate Moon deity into your rituals to boost their strength * Use lunar lore, spells, meditations, and rituals for tapping the Moon's forces * Fight the low spirits and lethargy of the Dark Moon with positive spellworking There are rituals in Moon Magick for a variety of purposes?attracting good fortune, family peace, wealth, rain; averting harmful gossip, and more. You'll find celebrations for over one hundred Moon deities in this book, from Aine of Knockaine to Yue-Lao; with Sarasvati, Diana, Artemis, Bast, Hecate, Inanna, Ishtar, Arianrhod, Ganesha, Kali, and other deities. Why not use every means available to improve your life? Moon magick is one of the easiest, most effective magickal techniques around. Improve your physical, emotional, and spiritual well being when you align yourself with the powers of the Moon.
El Sendero De LA Noche
Spanish Paperback ISBN: 0892819618
A Santerfa priest breaks the vow of silence to explain this Afro-Cuban religion, which is based on African, Cuban, and Catholic traditions, and to describe the principles, practices, and rituals of Santerfa. (World Religions)