Add a little magic to your life with a cup of tea every day. Various kinds of herbal teas can have varied magical effects on your health, luck, love, and protection. Learn about magical teas here.
Stones, rocks, hill or mountain! They all hold a fascination for humans past and present. So much so, that rich legends and myths are told about them. But are they just cold and lifeless minerals? Or do they, as some maintain, have a force within them - a supernatural force?
Can a shooting star really fulfill a wish? Is there any proof or is it just wishful thinking? Read on to discover various histories and traditions of star-wishing (and how to do it "right")!
One of the cornerstones of the Voodoo religion is the Loa. A Loa is a spirit of Vodou that aids the practitioner in certain aspects of life, such as success, sexuality, spirituality, and even in death. I look at the Loa as types of angels or guardians, as they seem to instill certain wisdoms and truths in their human followers/callers.
In Ancient Egypt, magic abounded. Stones and crystals were thought to be a very powerful source of magic...here's why.
Spoon bending is an activity of concentration and focus that changes your outlook on reality. Your mind realizes that what you see with your eyes and think with your mind is not fixed.
Here is a guide to native Irish fairies. In this article, you'll learn about them all, from grogoches to changelings, and from merrows to leprechauns, of course.
There are hundreds of fairies all around the world. In this article, we break down the major types by categories and subcategories. Learn how to determine each fairy type.
The wee folk...little people...fairies. Beliefs in small and mysterious creatures have existed for thousands of years and in various cultures. But do we have historical evidence of their existence?
Similar to Dobby from Harry Potter, there are elves and fairies that will reside in your house! Here's the folklore of brownies, monaciellos, and more.
I visited a place so powerful that I felt overwhelmed at times by the energy. While there, I performed one of the most powerful healing spells of my life. Where is this place? Walt Disney World.
What is a cunningwoman? What is a shaman? In order to become one of the cunningfolk, a shaman or a healer, one must learn what each of these things entail first then master those things.
There is so much magic to be found in the garden. Learn how to use different aspects of garden magic for manifestation.
A review of Evens-Pritchards book and how it portrayed and understood a crucial part of Azande culture in a time when cultural differences were easily dismissed.
The homunculus is man's attempt to elicit creation from alchemical processes. Once born, the homunculus allows alchemists to explore further magical realms. It is the original Frankenstein's monster.
Some say ley lines have magical powers while others are not so convinced. Still, one has to wonder: What's the real story behind these imaginary lines? And are they the real deal?
You may be wondering if there is a fairy in your house. Or perhaps you are wondering how to find a fairy in your house. Find some tips and tricks to finding and attracting the right kind of fairies.
Do you wish to invite fairies into your garden to observe and visit with? Look here for tips on how to attract and find the Wee folk in your own backyard!
Faeries are elusive and are masters at hiding from humankind. One of the ways they are able to hide from us is by shapeshifting. But the idea that faeries are shapeshifters isn't a new one. Faeries have been shapeshifters for centuries and centuries, probably even before man ruled the planet.
Sympathetic magick may tap into a symbolic ordering of the universe. It is the basic principle upon which most forms of divination rely. The very first sympathetic magick may have been cave art.
Beltane is a-comin', a sabbat when powerful energies in nature abound. What better way to celebrate the season than with a little bit of magic?
Why the Outlander obsession? What is it about our Jamie and Claire that drives us to want more? Well surprisingly it's not just Outlander. This has happened before! Only this time it was Fairies!
Have you ever heard of a mandrake root? The mandrake root's history is rich and its folklore dates back centuries. Learn about this magical root here.
Learn about the legends of the wee folk, the fairies from Europe. Irish Fairies, Scottish Fairies, English Fairies, and Italian Fairies. Learn about the different types of fairies of legend in Europe.
What does a mage, witch, or shaman mean when they talk about "negative energy"? They aren't referring to anything having to do with electricity or physics (although the jury is still out on that one); instead, they are talking about magickal,...
A collection of ten symbols commonly used in paganism, Wicca and magic. They can be used in many ways such as in spells and rituals or in your Book of Shadows. Pictures are my own - feel free to use.
Folk magic has been a part of American culture for centuries and still lives today. From the grannies in the Ozarks, to the sin-eater in the Carolinas, to the conjure-woman in Alabama...
If you are interested in fairies and what they like to do, then read on for information in this delightful article about fairies and their hobbies.
Manifesting rituals are more powerful when done during the New Moon. In this article, we supply four fun and easy new moon rituals that give your new moons a boost.
Appearing in Norse mythology, a Fylgja is a creature that is said to accompany a person throughout life. We look at this rather complicated being in this article to try to understand its role.
The “familiar spirit” is a common motif found in both folklore and witch trial records of the witch hunt era. What is a familiar and what role did they supposedly serve to accused witches?
Bad weather was disastrous to communities of old, and even for us in modern times. Can people really charm the skies?
If you are a mountain person, make sure to use the mountains in your magic. Here are ways to use mountain energy to manifest your desires.
We will look into why crossroads magic is so powerful and simple to use. We will also learn some crossroads legends and which spirits and gods can be found at the crossroads.
A Veve is a religious symbol for a voudou "loa" (or lwa) and serves as their representation during rituals.
Want to learn how to attract fairies to your home or garden? There are many ways to attract fairies to your home or garden, including using offerings, a house for the garden, and even a fairy chant!
Fairies capture our imagination and whisk us away to magical lands unknown. But what is a fairy's day like? What do fairies eat? Where do they live? Let's find out what the life of a fairy is like.
This rite, which originates from the Western Mystery Tradition, is for ridding yourself of unwanted influences and is practiced by people of many faiths. Included are step-by-step instructions.
A Professor from Manchester Metropolitan University claims to have obtained genuine photographic evidence of fairies, from the forests of Lancashire, England.
We have grown up believing fairies and mermaids to be beautiful, enchanting creatures, but the tales of our ancestors told a different story. These are the fairies and mermaids to be feared...
Papa Legba has his origins with the Fon people of Dahomey (Benin) Africa and is said to be the guardian and trickster of the crossroads and entrances.
The forest beckons to the earth children to hear its wild call. Learn how to connect with forest energy and use it in manifestation.
Have you ever wondered if fairies are real? I'm here to tell you, my friend, that indeed they are. Knowing that these otherworldly beings are real, perhaps you're wondering how to find real fairies.
For centuries, maybe even millennia, people all across the world have believed and seen the "wee folk" or what are more commonly referred to as fairies. Some have even claimed to have captured two particular types of fairies - pixies and gnomes on film!
We will take a look at some of the tastiest and most traditional treats upon which fairies will partake. And we will discover the answer to the question, "what do fairies eat?"
There were a few times in history when people claimed to have found children from another world. Were these children fairies and mermaids?