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Spelling and format editing has occurred within these posts; some email addresses may be out of date. These posts are copyright by their respective authors as noted, and all rights are reserved. In other words, the contributions of these authors are not to be mirrored to other web sites or copied into print without the express permission of each individual author. ------------------------------------------ From: catherine yronwode (email@example.com) Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org Newsgroups: alt.lucky.w Subject: Re: roots Date: Jan 27, 2002 Snake2020 wrote: > > do ALL roots and herbs have a magickal aspect to them? Roots and herbs with active medical properties and those with distinctive shapes are most often used in magical work. But, for example, i can think of no magical use ascribed to Buddleia spp., to Artemisia dranunculus (Tarragon), or to Ginkgo biloba. The first is a garden flower/shrub, the second a culinary herb, and the third an ornamental tree with reputed medical properties. There may be some magical ascriptions to these plants in some cultures, but, generally, few ornamentals have reputed magical uses (there are exceptions, such as Violet and Iris), culinary herbs often, but not always have reputed magical uses, and medical herbs often do as well. cat yronwode Hoodoo in Theory and Practice -- http://www.luckymojo.com/hoodoo.html
SEARCH THIS SITE: a local search engine and a named link to each Lucky Mojo page
Lucky Mojo Site Map: a descriptive entry-level index to the whole Lucky Mojo pile
Lucky W Amulet Archive Home Page: an online museum of folk-magic charms
Sacred Sex Home Page: essays on tantra yoga, karezza, sex magic, and sex worship
The Sacred Landscape Home Page: essays on archaeoastronomy and sacred geometry
Freemasonry for Women Home Page: a history of mixed gender freemasonic lodges
The Lucky Mojo Curio Co.: manufacturers of spiritual supplies for hoodoo and conjure
The Comics Warehouse: a source for back-issues of comic books and trading cards
catherine yronwode, the eclectic and eccentric author of all the above web pages
tyagi nagasiva: tyaginator, nigris (333), hara/mulla, nocTifer, lorax666, boboroshi, !
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