~ Candle Magick ~ — Ye Olde Dark Arts

*The © information provided below is part of the many lessons taught to the members of Ye Olde Dark Arts Coven-Tradition and Students of our Correspondence Courses.*

               

 ~ THE HISTORY OF CANDLE BURNING IN SPELL WORKS ~    

Candle Magic is one form of magic and is a force that combines psychic energy with the powers of the will to produce supernatural effects. Candles have a long history in religion worship, magic & folklore. They provide light, thus illuminating the darkness and repelling evil spirits while attracting benevolent ones.  In liturgy, they are offerings of fealty to a deity, in magic they are used in various spells & rituals while in folklore they are associated with the dead.

Candles have a unique place in our society today, and are also an incredible link with our past. Unlike anything else, candles convey messages of romance, warmth, spirituality, secret wishes and brightness, all with the simple construct of wax and wick. Embraced by almost every faith, creed and nationality, there is something special about a solitary flame and the energy exchange that it puts forth. It touches our souls. Who among us has not been be touched by the commonality of candles in our religions? People of all faiths and walks of life, and many different creeds, can join together in a candlelight vigil to grieve, or come together in prayer. Candles are unique tools indeed to link mankind to the Divine …

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We’ll Have The Mojo Workin’ With Catherine Yronwode

Cat YronwodeWhat a great way to kick off the month of July on Candeolo’s Corner on KDCL Media.

Tonight at 8pm edt, Candelo’s guest will be Catherine Yronwode.

‘Miss Cat’ has been a reader and rootworker for most of her life. She is a writer, teacher, graphic artist, web designer, perfumer, and herbalist, a minister and a member of the Board of Bishops of Missionary Independent Spiritual Church, a founding member of AIRR, and a member of the board of directors of the Yronwode Institution for the Preservation and Popularization of Indigenous Ethnomagicology (YIPPIE). I am a pastor at the Crystal Silence League and am listed at Hoodoo Psychics. Along with her husband, Nagasiva she owns the Lucky Mojo Curio Company, manufactory for spiritual supplies.

She is also host of the Lucky Mojo Hoodoo Rootwork Hour on BTR, and the author of many books including Throwing The Bones, and The Art of Hoodoo Candle Magic.