A talisman is a magical device worn to bring something to you, whether it is luck, love, health, wealth or protection. One of the most powerful—and misunderstood—kinds of talismans is the gris-gris bag, derived from African, Native American, and European culture and used reverently in the New Orleans Hoodoo tradition. Gri-gris bags contain unique and precise selections of herbs, roots, stones, shells, and metals, and are empowered by appropriate rituals and spells during their assembly.
Books on this subject have been limited in the past, but with the publication of Magic's in the Bag, you can fully experience the power of gris-gris bags. This comprehensive book reveals the history of gris-gris bags and spell sachets, what to use for any magical purpose, proper timing, and provides step-by-step instructions so you can make them. Included are extensive alphabetical correspondences so you can choose precisely what you need for any magickal purpose. In no time, you’ll become an expert at this art and discover how to gain the love, security, safety, and well-being you want and need!
Grave minding and grave decorating traditions run hand in hand with
the season of Samhain, and perhaps nowhere is this as apparent as in
Central and South America during Dias de los Muertos. However, elements of this practice are easily incorporated into modern Pagan traditions and offer a subtle yet powerful method of honoring the dead. It
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