Practice an ancient magic that is both natural and powerful—the elemental Earth magic of crystals, stones, and metals. This comprehensive and clear guidebook by Scott Cunningham has introduced over 200,000 readers to the secrets of over 100 gems and metals. Learn how to find and cleanse stones and use them in divinations, spells, and tarot card readings. Discover how to determine the energies and stories contained within each stone, and the symbolic meanings of a stone's color and shape. Also included in this classic guide: —A 16-page full-color insert, new with this edition —Birthstone and jewelry magic lore —Tables listing both planetary and elementary rulers of stones, magical intentions, and magical substitutions
A chakra is a spinning vortex of energy created within us by the interpenetration of consciousness and the physical body. Through this combination, chakras become centers of activity for the reception, assimilation, and transmission of life energies. From the base of your spine to the top of your head, there are seven major chakras, and when you read "The Truth About Chakras" you'll understand that they can effect incredible life transformation and healing. In the physical body, the chakras correspond to nerve ganglia, endocrine system glands, and various bodily processes. Like emotions, the chakras influence mental, emotional, and physical states. By learning how to work with the chakras, you'll discover how to put these to practical use. -Learn the basics of the chakra system, enhancing the flow of your life force -Employ colors, animals, Tarot, planets, and other associations of each chakra for a complete metamorphosis -Experience inner growth, physical ecstasy, and spiritual enlightenment as you perfect the exercises designed to connect you with your own personal energy centers -Enhance health, perception, personal power, and divine potential -Heal with chakra energy Although the chakra system began in the East, it has come to be accepted as part of many Western spiritual systems. In "The Truth About Chakras," " "you have a chance to get the basic information you need to work with the chakras no matter what spiritual system you are following. Get "The Truth About Chakras" today.
The Ultimate Book of Shadows for the New Generation This book has everything a teen Witch could want and need between two covers: a magickal cookbook, encyclopedia, dictionary, and grimoire. It relates specifically to today's young adults and their concerns, yet is grounded in the magickal work of centuries past. Information is arranged alphabetically and divided into five distinct categories: (1) Shadows of Religion and Mystery, (2) Shadows of Objects, (3) Shadows of Expertise and Proficiency, (4) Shadows of Magick and Enchantment, and (5) Shadows of Daily Life. It is organized so readers can skip over the parts they already know, or read each section in alphabetical order. Features By the author of the best-selling Teen Witch and mother of four teen Witches A jam-packed learning and resource guide for serious young Witches All categories are discussed in modern terms and their associated historical roots Includes endnotes and footnotes that cite sources or add clarification A training companion to Teen Witch and To Ride a Silver Broomstick
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This work offers a creative interactive approach for readers who wish to discover the meaning of their inner, personal imagery. The book seeks to crack the codes of our dream life with an encyclopaedia of over 800 common dream images, and an interactive course of investigation - a voyage into the interior to help us to understand these symbols as they relate to our inner life. Each interpretation incorporates multi-cultural, psychological, religious, folk and historical meanings, so that each entry will speak to a broad and diverse range of people.