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Spellwork and Folk Magic

Looking for simple spells to enhance your magical practice? Here are some tried-and-true favorites. Please bear in mind that if your particular belief system prohibits you from casting certain types of spells, you should probably not do so.
  1. Correspondences (5)
  2. Household Magic (24)
  3. Love & Lust (3)
  4. Money & Jobs (7)
  5. Other Magical Folklore (34)
  6. Protection Spells (12)

What is an Omen?
For many practitioners of various magical traditions, there is a tendency to look for and find symbolism in everything, particularly in aspects of nature. Often, these symbols are interpreted as omens.

Magical Crystals and Gemstones

What is a Shiva Lingam Stone?
The Shiva Lingam is a sacred stone in the Hindu belief system. Many modern Pagans use the Shiva Lingam in spellwork and healing rituals.

Negative Reactions to Magical Crystals
Is it possible to have a negative reaction to crystals and gemstones that are supposed to help with healing? Find out why some people occasionally have a negative response to magical crystals and gemstones.

How To Write Your Own Spells
There are hundreds of books available on how to write your own Wiccan and Pagan spells, and thousands of spells available on the Internet. But what if you want to write your own spell? Do you need to have decades of experience? You might be surprised to learn that by following a few easy steps, anyone can write an effective spell.

The Nine Sacred Woods of the Bonfire
In some magical traditions, nine sacred woods are used when building a ritual fire. Learn which nine to include - and which one you should avoid, if you follow a Wicca-based tradition.

Romani Magic and Folklore
The Rom people of Europe have a rich and complex tradition of magic and folklore. Learn about some of their different beliefs - and why what is marketed as "Gypsy magic" may not be all it's cracked up to be.

How to Make a Spell Box

Magical Banishing

Consecrated Water for Ritual

Magical Correspondence Tables
Looking for some basic magical correspondence tables and lists? Be sure to bookmark this page, which contains links to magical correspondences for gemstones, herbs, colors, and more!

Disposal of Ritual Offerings
Wondering what to do with offerings or spell components when you're all finished with them? Your method of disposal may vary depending on the type of offering you've made, and what its purpose actually is.

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