Quartz Crystal

Quartz is a dense crystalline mineral. It is composed of silicon dioxide. It is formed through igneous rocks or geothermal waters. In igneous rocks it occurs when magma cools and silicon dioxide will crystalize. In silicon dioxide rich waters as from the mineral being dissolved in high temperatures. When the water cools or pressure drops … Continue reading Quartz Crystal

Renaissance Magic of the Moon

William Lilly CHAPTER XIIII.Of the MOON, her generall and particular Significations. NAMEThe Moon we find called by the Ancients, Lucina, Cynthia, Diana, Phoebe, Latona, Noctiluca, Prosperpina; she is neerest to the Earth of all the Planets; her colour in the Element is vulgarly known: MOTION. She finisheth her courte through the whole twelve Signs in 27 … Continue reading Renaissance Magic of the Moon

Planetary Magic 101: The Sun ☉

"Creation of the Sun, Moon, and Plants" by Michelangelo The Sun has had its place within astrology and mythologies since ancient times; be it within the ancient Greek pantheon as Helios and Apollo, within Greek philosophy, or even within the Bible itself. In this particular post, I will go into traditional interpretations of the Sun, … Continue reading Planetary Magic 101: The Sun ☉

Planetary Squares: Magic, Talismans and Astrology

"It is affirmed by Magicians, that there are certain tables of numbers distributed to the seven planets, which they call the sacred tables of the planets, endowed with many, and very great vertues of the Heavens, in as much as they represent that divine order of Celestiall numbers, impressed upon Celestials by the Idea's of … Continue reading Planetary Squares: Magic, Talismans and Astrology

How to find Ingredients for Spellwork: Planetary Properties

Many people ask themselves how to determine what type of herbs or crystal one should use; especially if you want to write your own spells. There are several ways to write your own spells and rituals; but when it comes to ingredients it can get kind of tricky. Especially considering there are more systems than … Continue reading How to find Ingredients for Spellwork: Planetary Properties

Essential Reads: De Occulta Philosophia

Illustrations from De Occulta Philosophia by Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa De Occulta Philosophia Libri III(engl. The Three Books of Occult Philosophy) were written and published by Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa during the 16th century, the first book of this work was published in 1531 in Paris, Cologne and Antwerp. There are several curious stories revolving these three … Continue reading Essential Reads: De Occulta Philosophia