For thousands of years, people in cultures all over the world have adorned themselves with temporary body art using the herb henna. Henna tattoos created with this inexpensive herb are just as popular today as ever. Now, instead of simply enjoying the art of henna, learn the magical aspects of henna body art.
Henna Magic explores the worldwide history and use of henna for body art, magic, and ritual, as well as where to buy and apply it. There are also step-by-step instructions for designing, adapting, applying, and using magical henna decorations. Discover how to add herbs and oils to the henna paste for any magical occasion, ritual, or rite.
The book includes design ideas, symbolic meanings, correspondences,and much more so that you can literally become a living, breathing magical spell!
In Irish tradition, there is a wonderful story of bile, the ancient tree. It grows by the side of a sacred well, and acorns, nuts, and apples spring from its branches.
How wonderful it would be to live in the world of folk-tradition: a magical place where the world is joined-up, the sacred is apparent in the everyday world, and every living thing... read this article