Not too long ago, a buddy launched me to natural medicines. From that time, I began researching books about herbs. One of many steered books was a ebook on witchcraft, I then realized that they’re associated. In fact my curious thoughts now desires to learn about witchcraft and its capabilities and authenticity. I figured that the reddit neighborhood would have the ability to help. So, what are some examples of contemporary witchcraft?
I am newer to spellwork and because the equinox is arising in just a few days I am questioning if there’s something specifically that anybody has felt works higher or is stronger throughout this time. Thanks upfront!
Do not Name Me Mabon
Since it is a pretty open and eclectic group of witches, I believed it would be attention-grabbing to see what “type” of witchy beliefs, beliefs and behaviors all of us personally ascribe to? In addition to, everybody loves speaking about themselves.
So, are you a secular witch? Reclaiming? Alexandrian? BTW? Discordian? Or a hodgepodge of all the things? Do you favor large, ostentatious rituals, or small superstitious acts? Do you want candles, stones, herbs, or one thing else?
Let’s all share and have some enjoyable!
I have been slowly venturing into Wicca and witchcraft; taking my time to get to know nature, the god and goddess and rising myself in it. I am solitary as my work schedule will not enable me to hitch a coven.
Just lately I’ve felt able to construct my altar however cash is tight and I made a decision that i’d belief within the deities to grant me issues I wanted. This is how issues have transpired.
I received a $50 Amazon reward card which I plan to make use of to purchase a few of the gadgets I want.
My husband and I took our daughters gem mining the opposite day and scored a pleasant dimension amethyst geode together with different crystals I have been eyeing for some time.
At the moment, whereas strolling by the farmers market a gentleman at his craft sales space mentioned that he had one thing for me and gave me a small profile token of a lovely girl with flowers in her hair (I intend on utilizing her to characterize the goddess) and later a girl bought me a set of picket bowls for proper at what I had in my pocket, I solely wanted one however she gave me all eight, I wish to use these for incense burnings and choices.
I discovered some copper wire I did not know I needed to aspect myself a wand.
It has been very humbling and transferring that the universe is granting me issues that I want and I really feel so extremely humbled by it.
The few issues I’ve in my Amazon cart although is the place I’ve the questions:
I presently have some candles, incense, smudges, a cauldron, a picket chalice, a bone dealt with knife, a pentagram, some herbs, a Tibetan bell, an altar material. I really feel like these are the fundamentals however am I lacking something?
Any recommendation is welcome.
I am searching for books on witchcraft that do not contain deities too closely which I might discover the .epub or .pdf recordsdata to. I take advantage of Calibre (an eReader program for PC) and its best to import .epubs however .pdfs will work too.
Anyway what I am actually searching for is one thing that may act as a ‘again to fundamentals’ so to talk as a result of I’ve gathered plenty of data by picking-and-choosing (principally as a result of plenty of sources are very theistic and thats simply not my path) and I really feel like its all grow to be a blur. I might choose one thing that places extra inventory within the elemental and common energies. I type of really feel like an fool typing this out as a result of I am not in a position to specific my wishes concisely sufficient. Maybe if anybody has the time and willingness to work with me to get one thing extra concrete… As of but I am not completely certain what I consider, simply that I am unable to reconcile myself with the concept of any God/dess(e)s apart from because the manifestation of the power folks have put into worshipping them.
Anyway when you have a guide rec I could possibly discover the e book however in the event you particularly have an e book file you’ll be keen to share I might be very grateful!
Anyway I respect any assist and even that somebody might have learn this rambling submit
My messy Mabon altar! It is primarily the identical as my Lughnasadh altar besides I added some pretend leaves as a result of I’m lazy and drained and do not wanna do anything. I’d bake a pie this weekend tho. 🤷♀️
I’ll Goal to purchase some white candles and sage to burn proper now, however what else ought to we do? Is there something we ought to be saying?
For context: She’s extremely delicate to those kind of issues, and I’ve undoubtedly seen one thing off concerning the room subsequent to mine. Our canine refuses to even go upstairs. We have had plates randomly shattering, lights randomly turning on, and so on. How you can repair?
Is anybody doing any spells/rituals tonight I feel I’d simply do one!
There was a sure occurring in my life which is especially uncommon (and that works out closely in my favor) and I used to be questioning if it is potential to by chance solid a spell? Since when it boils right down to it, spells are primarily powered by their intent, I determine that is a chance, proper?