Magick Mondays - Forneus
Forneus is the thirtieth entity of the goetia and rules over 29 legions of the infernal host. He appears to the magician in the form of a great sea monster. His powers are to teach man the art of rhetoric and give them knowledge of tongues and languages. He gives man a good name and makes him loved by his foes.
His Demonic Enn (Chant to call him forth) - Senan okat ena Forneus ayer #magick #goetia #entity
Freyja's Fridays - Havamal 29
Wise is he not who is never silent,
Mouthing meaningless words:
A glib tongue that goes on chattering
Sings to its own harm
(W H Auden & P B Taylor) #viking #norse #havamal
Witchy Wednesday -My Top 5 Favourite Witchy Names for Magickal ingredients
5.Eye of Newt
Eye of newt is another name for Mustard Seeds. It is said that if you carry these seeds in your pocket when going into court, confusion will arise, and you will go free and if sprinkled around the house to keep the spirits of evil, negative influences and witchcraft away.
Bats wings are just another name for Holly, Holy planted near a home is said to repel poison and protec
Magick Mondays - Granny Boswell
The witch Granny Boswell, 1813-1906, was a practitioner known to be of Romany blood, she lived in Helston, Cornwall. She was also widely consulted for her skills in magic and foresight. She would provide a number of charms traditional to both the Cunning and Romany folk, notably a small curative bag of black spiders. She was consulted by girls and young women on matters of love and was skilled in the curing of cattle. #magick #witch #cornwall
Freyja's Friday - Norse Calendar
The Viking calendar was divided into Manadur or Moon phases similar to our months and also into two parts Skammdegi or Dark days the winter (Vetr) months followed by the Nottleysa or Nightless in the summer (Sumr). It was used to tell the Norse peoples the seasons so as to know when to plant and grow their crops. A persons age wasn’t told in years but how many winters (Vetr) they had lived through, so a 20 year old man was 20 Vetr or Winters.
Witchy Wednesday - Alder
Alder is the common name for the family known as birch. It covers 35 different trees and shrubs, they can grow anything up to 90 ft and live for around 150 years, alders are deciduous, and the leaves are alternate, simple, and serrated. The flowers are catkins with elongate male catkins on the same plant as shorter female catkins, often before leaves appear; they are mainly wind-pollinated, but also visited by bees to a small extent.
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Magick Mondays - Astaroth
The twenty ninth entity of the goetia is Astaroth and he rules over 40 legions of the infernal host. He appears as a hurtful Angel riding on an Infernal Beast like a Dragon, and carrying in his right hand a Viper. His powers are to teach liberal sciences and answer anything true past, present or future and can discver all secrets.
His Demonic Enn (Chant to call him forth) -Tasa Alora foren Ashtaroth #magick #monday #goetia
Freyja's Friday - Havamal 28
To ask well, to answer rightly,
Are the marks of a wise man:
Men must speak of men's deeds,
What happens may not be hidden.
(W H Auden & P B Taylor Translation) #viking #norse #havamal
Witchy Wednesday - Walnut
The walnut is a classic edible nut coming from the walnut tree it is part of the Family Juglandaceae. The tree itself has many varieties but grows up to 100 feet tall and has a spread of 70 feet and they live on average about 100 years. The nut itself is contained in a soft green fruit which will only release the nut when ripe. The wood from the tree is very durable and so we use it to build furniture with. Walnuts are also called Juglans (the Nuts
Magick Mondays - Sungazing
Sungazing is a ritual I have been reading about and it appears to be a form of meditation and if not done correctly or if used in an inappropriate way can be fairly dangerous for the eyesight. So in other rituals like scrying or the blue ray meditation, you sometimes will use candles to stare into the flame, fire being a form of ancient magick and wisdom, usually you use the energy from the flame to draw into yourself and bolster your magick. Well