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Mesopotamian Magic

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Morrison, Dorothy
Dorothy is a Wiccan High Priestess of the Georgian tradition and an avid practitioner of the ancient arts for over 20 years. She teaches the Craft to students throughout the US and in Australia. Her interests include archery and bowhunting, magical herbalism,...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Phone Magic
When you think about your favorite magical tools, do you ever consider the telephone? Here's a few ideas which may make a common household object seem very, very magical! Focus and Direct Energy: Focusing and directing energy is a basic principle of magic....
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
Pagan Musings
We're of the old religion, sired of Time, and born of our beloved Earth Mother. For too long the people have trodden a stony path that goes only onward beneath a sky that goes only upwards. The Horned God plays in a lonely glade for the people are scattered...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Food Magic
Taste, touch, feel, aroma, shape and color. What do your senses tell you about food? Do some foods feel more powerful than others? For example, what do your senses tell you about a lemon? Powerful? If so, what power do you find? Imagine how many hours it...
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
Animal Magic
(Its More Familiar Than You Think!) A Circle fills the room with its special glow. Fragrant herbs perfume the air; candles light the night. And two small eyes glow up at you, knowing that they too are part of the magic. People and animals have worked magic...
Mystic Sciences >> Magick
Am I Damned?: Part 2
CAVEAT: It is impossible to answer a "theological" question simply and correctly at the same time. The reason for this is the fact that the theological arena involves reality not only beyond our capacity to adequately express, but even beyond that,...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
You May Be Using Sunlight in Your Magic (And Not Even Know It!)
A Circle is cast between the worlds. This space is filled by gentle candle light, and filled with the scent of fragrant herbs. Energy is raised, focused with purpose and then released with a sudden "whoosh." While there are many types of energy used...
Paganism & Wicca >> Spells

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Magic and Witchcraft in the Ancient Near East
Magical literature, rituals, and beliefs in the ancient Near East, especially Mesopotamia.
T. Abusch/K. van der Toorn (ed.) 1999: Mesopotamian Magic
1999: Mesopotamian Magic: Textual, Historical, and. Interpretive Perspectives (= AMD 1). B.
Aetiology of Illness in Ancient Mesopotamia: On Supernatural Causes*
Magic and medicine: two related matters in Mesopotamia.
SMN Spring 2011.indd
Spring 2011. Magic as the. Basis for Social.
Magical elements of mesopotamian medical texts

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Sun and Shield
Stephan Maul summarizes the ritual that an ancient Mesopotamian would have to go through to be released from the displeasure of the gods, which was communicated to the person by a bad omen (a barking dog, a growling cat, etc.). The key portion of the ...

Suggested Web Resources

Mesopotamian magic: textual ... - Google Books
Magic in Mesopotamia -
MAGIC AND RELIGION IN MESOPOTAMIA. What was the difference? Plate Man praying to the symbol of Marduk (shovel) and the standard of Nanna.
Mesopotamian Religion and Magic -
Mesopotamian Magic, Anunnaki Gods, Nebiru Watchers, Sumerian Mesopotamian Magic: Textual, Historical, and
This collection of papers is dedicated to the study of Mesopotamian magic.

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