CINNAMON HEALING PROPERTIES* High in anti-oxidants. Reduces blood-sugar levels, increases sensitivity to insulin. Fights bacterial and fungal infection. Anti-inflammatory. *For best results, use Ceylon (“True” Cinnamon). Most store-bought Cinnamon is Cassia, which has diminished health benefits and may be harmful in large quantities. IN SPELLCRAFT Love, romance, sex. Male aphrodisiac. Couples and marriage.
DAGAZ (Day-Gahz) Also: Dæg (Futhorc), Dags (Gothic) Latin Alphabet: D Literal Translation: Day or Dawn Esoteric: Awakening, Beginnings As with many Futhark runes, Dagaz may be interpreted in two ways in divination- awakening, awareness, hope and happiness, the ideal, paradigm shift, or lack of vision, sleep, hopelessness, cataclysmic change.
DANDELION (Taraxacum officinale) HEALING PROPERTIES Rich source of non-dairy calcium. Source of beta-carotene, fiber, potassium, magnesium, zinc, iron, phosphorus, vitamin C, and anti-oxidants. Stimulates healthy liver function and aids in kidney function. Anti-inflammatory. Aids in hormone imbalances. IN SPELLCRAFT Dandelions are best known for one thing- wishes. When the flowers turn to puffs, make a… read more »
ECHINACEA HEALTH BENEFITS Antibiotic. Antioxidant. Support immune system- prevents common ailments like the flu and common cold. IN SPELLCRAFT Carry Echinacea with you to support your spiritual “immune system”- the herb will give the carrier strength during difficult times. Keeping Echinacea in your home will also draw prosperity and protect from poverty. The herb is… read more »
EHWAZ (Eh-Was) Also: Eoh (Futhorc), Airuus (Gothic) Latin Alphabet: E Literal Translation: Horse Esoteric: Trust Like many Futhark runes, Ehwaz can be read in two ways in divination- harmony, teamwork, trust, marriage, loyalty, friendship, or disharmony, mistrust, betrayal, indecision, an enemy.
EIHWAZ (Yew-Was) Also: Eiwaz or Eihaz (Proto-Germanic), Eoh (Futhorc), Ihwaz (?) Latin Alphabet: I:, æ:, or EO Literal Translation: Yew Esoteric: Yggdrasil or Kundalini In divination, the Futhark rune Eihwaz can take on two meanings- movement toward Enlightenment, endurance, initiation, or confusion, destruction, dissatisfaction, weakness, death.
FEHU (Fay-Who) Also: Fe (Younger Futhark), Feoh (Futhorc), Faihu (Gothic) Latin Alphabet: F Literal Translation: Cattle Esoteric: wealth, new beginnings, fortune/luck In divination, Fehu takes on a double meaning. It represent material wealth, power, new beginnings and social success, but can also indicate greed, poverty, and failure.
GARLIC (Allium sativum) HEALING PROPERTIES Rich source of manganese, vitamin B6, vitamin C, selenium, and fiber. Also contains significant quantities of calcium, copper, potassium, phosphorus, iron and vitamin B1. Low calorie content. Contains antioxidants. Reduces heavy metal toxicity in the body. IN SPELLCRAFT In popular legend, garlic is best known for warding off vampires. While… read more »
GEBO (Gay-Boo) Also: Gyfu or Gar (Futhorc), Giba (Gothic) Latin Alphabet: G Literal Translation: Gift or Generosity Esoteric: fair exchange, sacrifice In divination, the rune Gebo has a two-fold meaning- generosity, gift, magical exchange, honor, sacrifice, or greed, loneliness, dependence, over-sacrifice, dishonesty.
GINGER HEALTH BENEFITS Anti-nausea. Antibiotic. Alleviates gastrointestinal irritation, supports digestive health. Anti-inflammatory. Source of a broad range of vitamins and nutrients, including potassium, magnesium, phosphorus, and calcium. IN SPELLCRAFT Focusing energy, especially mental or psychic energy. Add to any spell to “hurry things up”, or help your goal come to fruition more quickly.