By Ellen Evert Hopman
For the traditional Druids, the therapeutic and magical houses of herbs have been inseparable from the bigger cycles of the seasons, the routine of the planets, and the development of a human lifestyles.
A Druid’s natural shows the reader easy methods to use herbs while growing rituals to have a good time fairs and demanding existence passages resembling births, residence benefits, weddings, funerals, and naming ceremonies.
Drawing on vast learn and a deep own event with Pagan traditions, Ellen Evert Hopman explores the historical past and folklore surrounding the 8 significant Celtic fairs: Samhain, wintry weather Solstice, Imbolc, Spring Equinox, Beltaine, summer time Solstice, Lugnasad, and Fall Equinox. incorporated in each one dialogue are whole directions at the medicinal and magical makes use of of the herbs linked to each one party.
Using those Celtic traditions as examples, the writer indicates how you can include the symbolic and magical energy of herbs into own rituals that honor all stages of lifestyles from childbirth to final rites. additionally incorporated are chapters on easy methods to organize natural tinctures, salves, and poultices; herbs utilized by the Druids; natural alchemy and the planets; and the relationships among herbs and sacred locations.
Filled with useful details and ingenious feedback for utilizing herbs for therapeutic, rite, and magic, this ebook is an quintessential and entire advisor to age-old natural practices.
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A Druid's Herbal for the Sacred Earth Year by Ellen Evert Hopman