Explore the subtle and whimsical realm of flower magic with 80 magical species, conveniently presented in this comprehensive, one-of-a-kind guide! From African daisy to ylang ylang and many others in between, The Magic of Flowers introduces you to the holistic and therapeutic benefits of essential oils, flower essences, and the blossoms themselves.
As manifestations of divine beauty and wisdom, flowers offer you countless magical and spiritual ways to connect with them. Because they dwell on the border between seen and unseen, closer to the etheric realm of pure energy, flowers allow you to see into the heart of truth. Tune in to their unique vibrations and improve your health, vitality, beauty, success, personal power, and more. Use flowers for aromatherapy, charms and rituals, herbal potions, divine alignment, and to help manifest the life conditions you desire. Spark your own transcendent experiences with these mystical beings, who can serve as therapists, healers, and emissaries of the Divine.
2014 COVR Award Winner
Praise: "With her gentle wisdom, author Tess Whitehurst has crafted a lovely guide to the world of flowers and their energies and essences. This enchanting book is both a comfort and a joy!"—Ellen Dugan, author of Seasons of Witchery and Garden Witch's Herbal
"Wonderfully researched, easy to read, full of spells that reach beyond the simple "101" of many books. This book has found a permanent place on my "most used" reference shelf!"—Kris Bradley, author of Confessions of a Pagan Soccer Mom and Mrs. B.'s Guide to Household Witchery
"Tess Whitehurst doesn't just write about flowers—she translates their messages into words anyone can understand. This is the only flower magic book you'll ever need."—Deborah Blake, author of Everyday Witch Book of Rituals
"Thorough, deep, and multifaceted, The Magic of Flowers is a must for any healer or magical practitioner's shelf."—Clea Danaan, author of Sacred Land and Living Earth Devotional
If one thing has been sacred to our species since time immemorial, it is our trees. Dwelling between the realms of earth and sky, we humans are beings of both worlds, and our very life is a balance and synthesis of form and spirit, below and above. What more appropriate symbol for this could there be than a tree, rooted in the earth, and stretching his branches and leaves upward into the light? Tess Whitehurst, author of the new Magic of Trees, has created an oracle to access the wisdom the trees hold for us. So, pick one, and read on to see what the trees are telling you!
In today's society, we are bombarded with mixed messages regarding appearance that many of us may feel that we are "damned if we do, and damned if we don't."
But fashion and self-care don't need to be dismissed as silly or shallow—rather, as Magical Fashionista author Tess Whitehurst illustrates, fashion is a powerful and magical tool for personal power and transformation.
On a Thursday during a waxing moon, choose a freshly washed, attractive pair of pants that feel abundant to you (they don't have to actually be expensive, but it's ideal if they at least look that way) and hang them on a hanger. Light a stick of cinnamon or patchouli incense and safely smudge the pants with the smoke, being careful to catch any burning embers with an incense holder or dish. As...
While it may sound like a contradiction, flower magic is both highly subtle and highly potent. It's subtle in that floral energy patterns lie beneath the concrete, everyday realm of awareness. It's potent in that a flower's vibratory patterns can merge with our personal patterns in ways that infiltrate and shift every aspect of our awareness and life experience, all the way down to molecules, thought waves, and emotional states. Like water dripping on a stone, the subtlety of a flower's vibrational signature—especially when combined with a clear-as-crystal intention—can steadily and relentlessly bring about lasting change. Tess Whitehurst, author of The Magic of Flowers, provides seven rituals for lasting and powerful flower magic.
We all strive for more health, happiness, and hope in our lives. This enhanced well-being can be as simple as integrating any number of aroma-energetic practices into your life; these practices combine the powerful effects of aromatherapy and energy for a more powerful result. Margaret Ann Lembo, author of Chakra Awakening; The Essential Guide to... read this article