Folk magic conjurer and root worker orion foxwood invites you to take a walk through his native appalachia, through moonlit orchards and rural farms, to the dark of the crossroads.From the oral tradition of his ancestors to the voices of the spirits themselves, foxwood brings readers the secrets of southern magic: working by the signs (the ability to synchronize work such as farming, fertility, and orcharding) faith healing settling the light (candle magic) doctoring the root (the ability to use herbs, roots, stones, or animal parts for magic or for clearing, cleansing, and blessing a person) praying or dreaming true (blessings of spirit/god to a person, place, or thing as well as prophetic or predictive dreaming) blessing or cursing mountain conjure and southern root work shows how to create magic in todays world with the old ways and traditions of appalachia.A 5.98" x 9.02" paperback book with 256 pages.
Learn to aid yourself with ancient magical arts in goetia: lesser key of solomon by liddell/mathers.Goetia has meant "low" magic since classical greece, and is considered magic for practical human concerns, from finding love and knowledge to acquiring wealth.
Group ritual has been a cornerstone of spiritual practice since time immemorial, yet its history and importance have often been overlooked by occultists of the modern age.This book is the first comprehensive presentation of group-oriented rites for modern magicians inspired by the works of aleister crowley.It contains rituals written by crowley for his own magic circles, many of them unpublished during his lifetime, plus rare ancient texts that were crowley's own inspiration.The rituals are newly edited and explained by rodney orpheus, who brings to this volume decades of experience in performing and teaching aleister crowley's rituals within crowley's magical order ordo templi orientis.He introduces each ritual with a clear overview, setting each in its historical context and explaining its function and mode of operation, and includes detailed notes on the setting and performance of each one.Whether absolute beginner or seasoned expert, magicians of all paths will find this volume to be an eminently workable and extremely powerful grimoire spanning centuries from ancient mithraic and bacchanalian rites, goetia, and gnosticism, right up to present day crowleyan invocations and sexual magick.A 7" x 9.8" paperback book with 320 pages.
The book of lies by aleister crowley is a witty, instructive, and admirable collection of paradoxes; however, it is not a philosophical or mystical treatise.It is wiser for readers to make their own interpretation.
First published in 1937, israel regardies the golden dawn has become the most influential modern handbook of magical theory and practice.In this new, definitive edition, noted scholar john michael greer has taken this essential resource back to its original, authentic form.With added illustrations, a twenty-page color insert, additional original material, and refreshed design and typography, this powerful work returns to its true stature as a modern masterpiece.An essential textbook for students of the occult, the golden dawn includes occult symbolism and qabalistic philosophy, training methods for developing magical and clairvoyant powers, rituals that summon and banish spiritual potencies, secrets of making and consecrating magical tools, and much more.
From the famed a.E.Waite, this rich book of occult knowledge contains a wealth of magical rituals and the historical information about ceremonial magic.
Discover the orishas of santeria and yoruba culture, learning the attributes, paths, and other important association for each sacred orisha, including the saintly name under which it might also be known.In order to continue their magical and religious observances safely, the slaves opted for the identification and disguise of the orishas with some of the catholic saints worshipped by the spaniards.In this manner, they were able to worship their deities under the very noses of the spaniards without danger of punishment.The book has been divided into sections, each dealing with a specific orisha, the attributes, paths or aspects, necklaces, initiations, foods, herbs, legends, and other pertinent information about the particular deity.Paperback, 126 pages.
Born in the soviet union and descended from a matrilineal line of witches, natasha helvin offers a rare look into the secret practices of russian black magic, passed down from teacher to disciple for generations both orally and through their grimoires bound in black.Drawing from her own experience, helvin provides insight into the fundamental ideology of black magic practitioners, from the universal laws of magic to the principles of morality.She explains a mages view on fate and predestination, how the world was created, and their relationship with the demons that grant them their power.She examines the demonic pantheon as well as how a black sorcerer is able to influence the forces in the universe and pass on his or her powers and knowledge to further generations.Exploring the history of occult practices in russia, including how christianity had a profound effect upon magic and witchcraft, helvin shows how attempts to forcibly convert the russian population to the christian faith were widely resisted, and instead of these ancient pagan practices disappearing, they blended with christian belief.Authorities repainted old pagan gods as demons in order to eradicate ancient traditions.Black magic became labelled as defiantly anti-christian simply for preserving the old ways, and as a result, some branches of black magic evolved as a reaction against enforced christianity and practitioners proudly accepted the label of blasphemer or heretic.A 6" x 9" paperback book with 176 pages.
One of the reasons that santeria has become so popular is due to the use of natural remedies and herbal medicines prepared by the santero priests.By combining elements of spirituality with that of nature, a santero priest can accomplish great success with even the most difficult case.Spiritual herbal baths are widely used in the santeria religion.Although all of the ingredients are natural, when combined with powerful supernatural magic, these herbal baths can produce incredible results.Spiritual baths have been used for hundreds of years to heal sickness and for supernatural power.The montenegro family has been practicing santeria for over 200 years.This book explores the mysteries and techniques of preparing herbal baths used in traditional santeria.The book contains lists of herbs, oils, powders, rituals and other magical ingredients used by santeros for hundreds of years.The book contains formulas for preparing orisha baths, love baths, money baths, cleansing baths, sweet baths and also baths used in palo mayombe and traditional mexican witchcraft.
Created by a present-day initiate of the old craft, this modern grimoire shares thirteen craft rites for solo practitioners and groups.The old one embodies the bridge between the material and spiritual worlds that witches and wizards use to access the powers of magic.This book includes instructions for sacred compacts, dedication, initiation, consecration, empowerment, protection, transformation, and devotion.A 4.8" x 7.2" paperback book with 160 pages.
This second revised edition of crowley's magnum opus features new, more legible typesetting, text corrections based on a previously unseen corrected proof, and the previously unpublished liber testis testitudinis.The original book of the law was rescanned for this edition, using the latest technology, for the clearest facsimile possible.Edited, annotated, and introduced by frater hymenaeus beta, xi.
777 other qabalistic writings by aleister crowley edited and introduced by dr.Israel regardie, find within the three texts of gematria, sepher sephiroth, and 777.
Demons, jinn, possession, sinister artifacts, and gruesome archaeological discoveries haunt the pages of the new book by dr.Heather lynn.Evil archaeology investigates the archaeological record for artifacts and evidence of evil entities, revealing how demons from the ancient world may be dwelling among us.It also looks at the history and lore behind real relics believed to be haunted and includes historical accounts of demonic possession that go as far back as king solomon invoking demons to help him build his famed temple.
Every journey must begin with a first step.Step by step, mauge' successfully takes you through the yoruba metaphysical and spiritual journey form heave to earth and return.He skillfully blends the knowledge and practices of the old world with that of the new world, offering explanations that few have offered before.His chapter on divination can be considered a textbook of classical knowledge by itself.
This book is the first of its kind that embraces the yoruba concept of positive change through "offerings".It is significant to those who are uninitiated because of it is the fir yoruba religious "how to" publication that explains our concepts and removes the mystery between man and gods.