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The retrieving and cleaning of bones from roadkill

Oct 05 2011 07:23 PM | Mountain Witch in Miscellaneous

From our own Honeythorn:1. Before you startWhat body parts are you looking to retrieve from the animal? You need to ask yourself this question before you collect it. No good scraping up anything flat, it will be of no use to you. Skull shattered? did y...

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Reading Tea Leaves by McDee

Aug 11 2010 01:30 PM | Tana in Miscellaneous

A quick tutorial for those who are interested 1. Make a pot of tea using loose leaf tea (or cut open a tea bag) about 1 table spoon of loose leaf tea should do 2. Pour tea from pot into a normal sized cup and give it to person you are doing the readi...

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The Witch As Hare

Feb 27 2010 12:00 AM | Tana in Miscellaneous

Witchcraft Legends translated and/or edited byD. L. Ashliman© 2000-2005 http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/witch.html The Old Hare - IrelandWhen I was a little girl, 'twas out near Loop Head I live. Well, there was an old woman lived in a small little cabin by...

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Traditional Witchcraft

Mar 12 2010 12:00 AM | TheOn3LeftBehind in Thoughts

In the article, I will frequently use the word "some" because of the vast amount of traditions out there of Traditional Witchcraft. What is Traditional Witchcraft? Traditional Witchcraft is not Wicca; Traditional Witchcraft is Traditional Paganism. It...

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The Wheel of The Year

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Yule on or about 21 DecemberThis is the celebration of the Winter Solstice or Midwinter, the time when the light returns to the earth and often seen as the start of the light half of the year as days begin to become longer. Yule and Yuletide have becom...

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Yule

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Yule on or about 21 DecemberThis is the celebration of the Winter Solstice or Midwinter, the time when the light returns to the earth and often seen as the start of the light half of the year as days begin to become longer. Yule and Yuletide have becom...

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Samhain

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Samhain 31st October (or Halloween) To the Celts November 1 was Samhain, meaning Summer's End. In Wales it was called calan gaef or the first day of winter, while Halloween was nos calan gaef or winter's night. Despite the Wiccan persistence in treati...

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Ostara

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Ostara (around 21st March) This is the Spring Equinox and occurs between March 20 and 22 and is regarded by many as the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere. This is a celebration of Spring and growth, the new life that springs up after the...

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Midsummer

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Midsummer - Litha (21st June) Midsummer, or Litha as it was known by the ancient Germanic peoples, is the period of time centred upon the summer solstice and the religious celebrations that accompany it. In the folk traditions of the British Isles Mids...

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Lughnasadh

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Lughnasadh (1st August) At the Beltane and Midsummer rites the Fate goddess, as the spring maiden and Sovereignty, captured the heart of the God, married him in the greenwood, and made him king to rule over the land with wisdom and justice. The final d...

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Imbolc

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Imbolc (2nd February) This pagan festival was Christianised as The Purification of the Virgin Mary in the temple after childbirth. It is also known as Candlemass and this derives form the old pagan custom of lighting torches in honour of the winter go...

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Beltane

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Beltane 30th April / May 1st Beltane is a Celtic festival properly celebrated around the evening of 30th April / 1st May. It is a Fire festival celebrating the beginning of the pastoral Summer season, fertility, renewal and purification. In the tradit...

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Autumn Equinox

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Festivals (Sabbats)

Autumn Equinox (around 21st September) The festival of Harvest End or Harvest Home coincided with the Autumn equinox in September when the days and nights were equal. It is in the sign of Virgo, the corn maiden or goddess. At this period there was a fe...

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Our Thoughts

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Thoughts

Paganism is a "FREE" Religion.Traditional Witchcraft is not bound by books and laws that others have invented.It is free of made up rules, free from the hierarchical bullshit that plagues other organised religions; but with that freedom comes responsib...

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Severing Etheric Cords

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Rituals

Severing Etheric Cords It’s important to have a regular practice of severing etheric cords from people who may be draining your energy. It’s also not uncommon to have etheric cords attached to places, animals, and people who have died. When we think o...

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Handfasting

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Rituals

Handfasting is an ancient Celtic / Anglo-Saxon wedding ritual in which the bride's and groom's hands are tied together —hence the phrase "tying the knot". The term "tying the knot", which is still used widely today, originates with the practice of ha...

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Protection Price ?

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Protection and Hexes

After recently moving into my newly built house I was able to borrow a lovely BMW 5 series to get me about. Funny thing was that the tyres kept blowing out during driving. On my way home once from dropping my children off at kindergarten I took a sha...

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Ouija Boards - How to Use One Safely

Jun 19 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Miscellaneous

Ouija Boards - How to Use one Safely!You will need: •1 Ouija Board•1 Candle (preferably white)•Incense ingredients for burning, incense sticks or aromatic oil for burners (optional)•Always have 2 or more people present for best results (it is not recom...

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Spells in General

Jun 01 2006 12:00 AM | admin in Magic Work

So what should you do to prepare a spell for someone; a love spell, for example.Firstly you need to know EXACTLY what the person wants from the spell. It could be companionship, friendship, intimacy, red hot sex .... The most important thing to rememb...

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April Love Spell

May 01 2006 12:00 AM | admin in Magic Work

My last spell was for a dear girlfriend of mine who lost the love of her life over 15 years ago due to infidelity on her part. She has regretted her actions ever since and although she has managed to salvage a friendship from the ruins, they have neve...

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Miracle Healing

Jun 30 2006 12:00 AM | admin in Healing

This is an account of a very intense miracle healing, which happened this year (2006). I have my fuzzy account of what happened as I was literally "playing with the faries" during these weeks of channeling but kindly we have another account personally...

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Herbs

Jan 01 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Correspondencies

Herbs can be used in many ways in magic, as ingredients for incense for instance:Herbs / PlantsAgrimony - Protection, banishes negative energy, sleep All Spice - Prosperity, courage, energy, strength, wisdom Almond - Money, wisdom Angelica - Protectio...

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Gemstones

Jan 01 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Correspondencies

We have tabulated some basic correspondences of Gemstones in the table below: Gemstones Amber - Protection, magickal workings, solar energy Amethyst - Dreams, astral work, relieves stress, imagination, meditation Aquamarine - Divination, relaxation, cr...

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Gums and Resins

Jan 01 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Correspondencies

Gums or Resins can be used in many ways in magick, as ingredients for incense for instance.Gums and Resins Benzoin resin - Prosperity, astral projection, purification Copal Resin - Purification, cleansing Dragons Blood Resin - Love, protection, exorcis...

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Days of the Week

Jan 01 2010 12:00 AM | admin in Correspondencies

The days of the week have magickal correspondences attributed to them. These are some basic correspondences for use in magickal work. You can perform magickal work on the most auspicious day if you choose, as Traditional Witches we don't feel the need...

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