A selection of articles related to witching.
Original articles from our library related to the Witching. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Witching.
- Ritual and Ritual Preparation
- Avoid interruptions during a religious or magical rite -- take the phone off the hook, lock the doors, post a "do not disturb" notice. Depending on how your animals and/or children react to ritual, you may have to make other arrangements for them...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
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Suggested Pdf Resources
- From Witching to Wells PUB000657
- divining rod or witching stick is in Johannes Agricolaís “De Re Metallica,” a description of German mines and mining methods (1556).
- Let's Talk Water – Dowsing or Water Witching
- Dowsing, or water witching, refers to searching for ground water using divining rods or other such tools.
- Grave Dowsing Reconsidered
- Dowsing, also called witching or divining, is a method used by some to find underground objects of interest.
Suggested News Resources
- 'True Blood' recap: The Witching Hour
- Well, the good news is Jessica is alive. The bad news is life isn't so good for our poor Jess. Let's start at the beginning.
- Happy Mondays: The Witching Hour
- I did a search on the Internet and found that this hour-of-insanity, during which my otherwise pleasant dog re-enacts the Manson Family murders, is called "The Witching Hour." Apparently, children exhibit this behavior, too.
- Reading 2011: My Chemical Romance, Main Stage
- It's approaching the witching hour, and admittedly, we're a bit tipsy, but isn't that Brain bloody May on stage with My Chemical Romance? And aren't they playing 'We Will Rock You?
- Family dinners made easy
- I call the the time period between 4 and 7 pm the witching hour. My evenings usually consist of hurrying home, getting dinner started, catching up on homework and team schedules and then trying to enjoy a little family time over a meal.
- Is No News Good News for Witching Hour of Pittsburgh Pirates Draft Day
- The Pittsburgh Pirates have about one hour to go until the deadline. It's scary quiet on Josh Bell. We thought for certain right now that there would have been reports of the Pirates signing numerous mid level draft picks.
Suggested Web Resources
- Water witching (dowsing) works!
- Water witching (dowsing) works! My uncle Louie considered himself a skilled dowser.