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Athame Etymology

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Casting and Closing a Cricle
Casting the Circle | Closing the Circle | Casting the Celtic Circle There are many, many ways of casting and closing the Circle. Here is one that I find very complete. Make sure you choose the deity/angel/spirit you invoke carefully. You don't want to call an...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Ostara - The Vernal Equimox
ABOUT OSTARA | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT OSTARA Ostara (pronounced Oh-star-ah) is also called Eostre, Easter, Vernal Equinox, Spring Equinox, and the First Day of Spring. This is the time of year when day & night are equal, and heralds the return of...
Holidays >> Ostara
Self Dedication - a Ritual for You
Self Dedication Explained Initiation is a process of "death and rebirth" - the old self dies, and the new and magickal self is born. A rite of self-dedication marks a serious commitment and dedication to the path, and should not be taken lightly....
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Elemental Associations
The earliest of Greek natural philosophers, Thales, in considering which was the most basic element in the cosmos, from which the cosmos was made, supposed that the cosmos was made of Water. Later, Heraclitus decided that the most basic element in the cosmos...
Magick >> The Elements
Candle Magick: A Basic Guide to the Art
Research your spell– colours, herbs, gems, moon and astrological phases. Create a visualisation for your intent, a symbol, maybe a rune? Light incense and cast your sacred circle. Invoke the deities needed for your work. Relax, ground and centre. Now you need...
Spells >> Charms
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Drawing Down the Moon
To many, the powerful rite of Drawing Down the Moon belongs exclusively to a Wiccan ritual and it is also rebuffed as some shoddy rite inserted with a favour to reflect the practices of Thessalian witches who 'called down the moon'. The context of the 'drawing...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual

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Athame Dedication (Durwydd) .....................................125. Autarchic Creed .
Meta Index to Witchcraft Out of the Shadows
Athame, 107, 108, 136, 149, 193. Athens, 18, 19, 29. Attica, 19 .
Maiden Moon
The first use of the word Pagan is etymologically rooted in the Latin. 'Paganus' ..
Lughnasadh (loo-NAS-ah)
using the tools of etymology and com- both etymology and comparative my- .. aspects of your practice. Officials will not allow a sharp (or dull!
Overview And Guide for Wiccans In the Military
Its etymological derivation is thought to be from an Anglo-Saxon word which .. may also be represented by an athame or feather by some practitioners.

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Athame - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Etymology. Extract from a C17th version of the Key of Solomon. Note the Bolino ( Boline) top left, Artavo (athame) below it.
Athame: Information from
Etymology. Extract from a C17th version of the Key of Solomon. Note the Bolino ( Boline) top left, Artavo (athame) below it.
Athame - Reference
Athame - WikiPagan
There are cleansing rituals to "break in" a newly acquired Athame, be it new, or acquired from another person.
witch - Wiktionary
1.1 Pronunciation; 1.2 Etymology 1.

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