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Spelling and format editing has occurred within these posts; some email addresses may be out of date.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. ------------------------------------------ HELPING AN ALCOHOLIC OR DRUG ADDICT I personally see nothing wrong with attempting spell-work to break someone of an unhealthy and destructive addiction. It may not work as well as if they did it themselves (that is, applied their own will to the problem), but it may provide the extra little push they need to get them going in the right direction. Like most coercive spells, it may need to be repeated at intervals. There are spiritual supplies (oils, incenses, powders, etc.) made and sold for this purpose, and some that have been found effective among them include Cast Off Evil, Blessing, 7-11 Holy, and a kind of powder from Mexico called Borracho (drunkard) powder. A general blessing spell can be of help and a "Cast Off Evil" type spell is also recommended for anyone suffering from alcoholism, but, seriously, if a person is an alcoholic, there is a lot more going on -- especially medically -- than will be "cured" by a spell. If using any of these products, you can combine ingredients to achieve the effect you are looking for -- thus, Cast Off Evil may be used to send a loved one's drug dealer and drug-using friends away, Blessing to improve the addict's health and spiritual well-being, and 7-11 Holy oil, incense, and powder in an elaborate 7-day candle-burning spell asking for a miraculous healing. To start, it may be good to do a blessing spell for the person, and make it your prayer that he or she be healthy and sound in mind and body. There are some blessing spells at the "white magic" section of the Free Spells Archive http:///www.luckymojo.com/spells.html -- but you can do one very simply by using a white votive candle or 7-day vigil candle, placing the person's name beneath it on a piece of paper, dressing the candle with Blessing Oil (or Olive Oil) and, if you have a photo of the person, propping it up against the candle-glass. Set a glass of water in a small, shallow glass bowl (it should be finger-bowl or candy bowl size, not large; you can find these at the local Goodwill or Salvation army) on one side of the candle and on the other side set out what you consider to be holy scripture (the Bible, Torah, Charge of the Goddess, Koran, Bhagavad Gita, Diamond Sutra, Tao Te Ching, or so forth). Say your prayer for the person and let the candle burn until it is finished. This kind of blessing can be performed for anyone who is in trouble, needs support, may be ill, or could use a helping hand. © 1996 cat yronwode (email@example.com) Lucky Mojo Curio Co. http://www.luckymojo.com/luckymojocatalogue.html ------------------------------------------ SO THAT A RELATIVE LEAVES THE VICE OF DRUGS AND ALCOHOL (AN OFFERING TO ORUNMILA) [I've translated this Santerian spell from a Hispanic pulp publication titled "Presagio", by Carlos Canet. There is no clear publication date but "#172 & 173" of Year 9 were published in 2000. Please note: the language may seem a bit stilted and awkward, and sometimes the instructions are somewhat incomplete, but I have translated them verbatim from the Spanish, keeping the sense as much as possible. -- VoDuWoman] You will need: a yam [sweet potato], a small fish, "Spiritual Seasoning" (1) sugar, alcohol, two pictures of the drugged person, the name of the addict written on a piece of paper, the bath "To Neutralize Bad Influences" (2) the powders "Destroy Everything" and "Peace & Harmony" (2) matches Cook the yam [sweet potato] in water and fry the fish with "Spiritual Seasoning" (1) ; place them on a plate. Sprinkle sugar on the written paper and one of the photos and put them in a fireproof bowl in a safe place, toss alcohol on them and light them so that everything in the bowl burns up. Then place the other picture of the person before the Saints and ask for a cure. The person must take the bath and carry an OSAIN (3) with him all the time; he must be dusted with the powders; when he is cured he must make a donation. (1) "Spiritual Seasoning" is a product offered for sale in the same publication that published this spell; it's an herb and spice blend for use in food. -- voduwoman] (2) If you cannot find the Santeria bath listed above, you can substitute the similar hoodoo bath crystals called Van Van. Likewise for the Santeria powders named, you can substitute the hoodoo powders Cast Off Evil powder and Blessing powder. For the Spiritual Seasoning, you can make your own mix of Basil, Marjoram, Sage, Rosemary, Garlic, and Salt, all of which are magical herbs that also have culinay uses. -- cat] (3) An OSAIN, as used here, is a small oval charm made with colorful beads and a cowrie shell, also offered for sale in the magazine. I have seen them listed as "macutos" in another catalog. -- voduwoman] © 2000 Carlos Canet, "Pesagio" Translated by Debbe Evins (firstname.lastname@example.org) ------------------------------------------ UNBINDING SPELL Note: This spell cannot be turned and there is no spell that will rebind the person once unbound. Their power will come back; their body will be free. I would not try to make a spell to undo this; there is no spell which will achieve this and people that tried have been bound themselves as a result. It should also be noted that this spell does not help those who become bound as a result of trying to break it. Needs: Two White candles Two Black candles Movements: Take the person that is bound and place him or her on his or her back looking up. Place the two black candles at his feet and the two whites at his head. Light them and then start the spell. Spell: I call on the gods and goddesses of the old days as well of those of the new. Break this spell that they call a binding with your power. Gods of light move about this man or woman's body. Allow your power to break the holds on him or her. Goddesses come down and wake his or her body. Allow the power that you have given this person to be woken. I call on the East gate. Break the binding spell that was placed on this person. Let it be removed for good. Do not allow a spell of binding be placed on he or she that is before me. Movements: Place your hands to his or her chest and speak once more Spell Continues: Gods and Goddesses and the East gate, help me within my workings. Allow your power to move within my hands and allow the binding that was put upon my friend to be removed and never to come within him again may he live or die. I call on the element of the East, the element of water, to fill these hands and move within this body to allow the walls that hold him or her fall. I call on the gate of the West, the gate of fire, come forth and burn these walls that hold him or her from awaking and burn the walls that hold back his or her power. I call on the gate of the South, break the walls down with your power so my friend may awaken as well his power. I call on the gate to the North to come and let the winds move air within my friend's body. Unlock the binding that was placed on my friend and awaken his or her power and body to never be locked again. Movements: Move your hands down the sides of his or her body and say this. Spell Continues: O great gods and goddesses and the gates that hold the elements within, Send your power within my hands and break free my friend from this binding. I call on my friend; within your walls, break that which holds you. Open your body to my power and break the walls that hold you. Come to me, my friend. O great gods and goddesses, do not allow the binding to work on this person any longer. The power of both sides, of the Light and Dark, Your onus is broken and you are free once more. As the day and night, so shall you be of both this day, and not just one. Movements: Back away once getting to his feet and dot move close tell you see the light of light come over him or her and then the light of Dark come over him then see his eyes move little. Then you may go to him or her to hold and help him. Note: How do I know this works? Because I was bound and am no longer or I would not be speaking this, so it works. I have not been able to be bound since and those who tried were bound themselves. © 1998 Blue Shadow Dragon Wolf (RWall51240@aol.com) ------------------------------------------ REMOVING SKIN BLEMISHES PLACED ON WOMEN BY DEMONS From the Atharvaveda, one of the oldest Vedic scriptures of Hinduism, circa 1400 BCE, we get a demon-placating spell to remove zits from women so that they will be found attractive and marriageable to men: Some atharvanic charms were designed to enhance the physical attractions of women. One of the most important is the removal of blemishes on the skin, regarded as the work of demons, some of whom were named. Several divinities were invoked for aid, including Savitar, Varuna, Mitra, Aryaman, each being assigned to remove particular unsightly marks. The goddess Anumati (the personification of divine favour) is especially invoked since women's happiness was her motive in creating them. (Atharaveda I.18). To remove blemishes, the ritual prescribes sprinkling the woman's face with water, the purifier par excellence, followed by an offering of chaff from a vessel of palasa wood, the residue being poured on the ground to placate the raksasas and other demons responsible for the blemishes. Then more chaff, wood shavings, and other worthless material are placed on her left foot (the left in ritual and folklore always being the inauspicious side). The worthless materials represent the blemishes, which are then symbolically washed off the woman. Each person is said to be born with 101 marks on the body, some auspicious and some not. Eye-brows which meet were deemed especially unlucky. page 51 "Ancient Indian Magic and Folklore" by Margaret Stutley (Great Eastern Book Company, 1980) posted by cat yronwode (email@example.com) ------------------------------------------ WEIGHT LOSS SPELL BY SELLING POUNDS All you have to do is get two people together, and have the one who wants to buy the pounds pay the person selling them. Then they shake hands and the deal is done. It usually takes a week or so, and ten pounds is about all you can transfer at a time. Best Wishes, John M. Hansen © 1999 John M. Hansen (firstname.lastname@example.org) ------------------------------------------ WEIGHT LOSS SPELL BY TRANSFER TO AN EGG OMG! Get out! And to think of all the time and energy I've wasted on Slim-Fast! No actualy, I've found result by using an egg to transfer the weight. I take a bath with pungent herbs like eucalyptus and the like and then rub a raw egg [in the shell --cat] all over my body while chanting "take my fat" over and over. Then in the middle of the night I break it at the crossroads and then walk away without looking back. My theory is for the weight to be distribute among the passers-by. I also carry a mojo Cat fixed up for me and it has worked wonders. I sheepishly admit that at my heaviest I weighed in at 300lbs. I now weigh 234 and It's been less than a year since I got the mojo and done the egg-weight-transfer. Credit is also due to the Atkin's Diet. I can eat like a horse and still lose weight! Currently I am nibbling on a Burger-King Whopper with Heavy Lettuce, pickles, and mayo, minus the bread. Ummm...good stuff. If anyone would like to try the above please make sure to break the egg at a crossroads you will never visit again. You definitely don't want the flab back, and trust me it's your flab in the first place and it naturaly wants to come back to you. I messed up my first try real good and dropped the egg on the ground and splattered egg all over my jeans. I gained 6 pounds that week. jason © 1999 Jason Gammon (HoodWinkedBrand@aol.com) ------------------------------------------ SPELL TO HELP A DEPRESSED YOUNG WOMAN Brad Stultz (a Wiccan) wrote: > I'm writing because my girlfriend > has been very emotionally saddened > for the past week or so. She's not > sure why, and neither am I. I was > wondering if you could possibly suggest > some [spell=work] for me to do. Any > kind help would be appreciated. Thanks. Here's my take on it all: When someone gets emotionally sad like that for no known reason -- especially a woman -- i usually suspect hormonal imbalance. It can be a female hormone thing (e.g. estrogen-mediated) or it could be a generic brain-chemical thing (e.g. low serotonin). Before beginning any spell work, i would try to address the physical roots of the depression -- by doing things to raise serotonin and to get the old estrogen/oxytocin pump tuned and oiled. Here are a few suggestions: Serotonin enhancing activities (may be combined for best effect): * rhythmic motions (chewing gum, kneading, suckling, knitting, running) * making love * getting enough sleep * taking melatonin to sleep if needed (melatonin is a seratonin byproduct that may be temporarily low) * being praised by someone you respect * being massaged * moderate physical exercise * drinking St. John's Wort tea or taking it in capsules Estrogen/oxytocin tuning activities (may be combined for best effect): * being suckled on * drinking angelica root (dong quai) and/or licorice root tea * having an orgasm * being groomed by someone, especially having the hair groomed * taking DHEA tablets as directed on label of product (DHEA is an estrogen/testosterone precursor) After initiating a program that includes as many of the above activities as possible, then it is time to fashion a spell of helpful healing and blessing. I'm going to make this spell very simple -- something anyone can do -- Because the subject is a woman, i suggest a spell that employs in it a piece of angelica root. Just as this root is made into a drinkable tea for its phyto-estrogens on the medical plane, so also is it used as a power object to enhance the strength of women magically. A whole angelica root is best, if you can find one (i sell them; so do others on the net; mine are $2.00 each). You work in the Wicca tradition, so i expect you should "charge" the root in whatever manner you have been taught, drawing into it healing power (in hoodoo, my path, we don't need to do this step because we see the root as being already powerful and not in need of "charging"). Next, dedicate the root to your girlfriend, by carving her initials on it or her sigil and then dressing or anointing it with an appropriate oil, such as hoodoo style Blessing Oil, HHH Oil (for health, harmony and happiness), or 7-11 Holy Oil -- or with some Wiccan style oil that has a similar name and purpose. Place the root in a red flannel carrying bag (a mojo bag, or whatever folks call it in Wicca) with two other things to help her. You need three things here, and the root is one of them. The other two things can be chosen based on your tradition -- or use some typical hoodoo items, like a lucky coin (that new Sacagaweya golden dollar coin looks GREAT for female strength!!!) and a pinch of healing Althaea herbs. Light a simple white candle and some blessing-type incense (We use Blessing incense in hoodoo; i don't know what folks call it in Wicca -- it has althaea herb in it and other things). Dress the bag itself with a little bit of the oil too. "Smoke" the dressed bag in the incense smoke and pass it over the candle flame three times as you speak aloud your prayer (to whomever you pray) for her restoration to complete and perfect health, harmony, and happiness. Let her carry the bag on her for bouyant emotional strength -- and be sure to also follow up on the practical, physical activities i mentioned. Good luck, © 1999 cat yronwode (email@example.com)
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