By Ellen Evert Hopman
For the traditional Druids, the therapeutic and magical homes of herbs have been inseparable from the bigger cycles of the seasons, the activities of the planets, and the development of a human lifestyles.
A Druid’s natural shows the reader find out how to use herbs whilst growing rituals to have fun fairs and critical existence passages comparable to births, apartment benefits, weddings, funerals, and naming ceremonies.
Drawing on wide study and a deep own adventure with Pagan traditions, Ellen Evert Hopman explores the heritage and folklore surrounding the 8 significant Celtic gala's: Samhain, iciness Solstice, Imbolc, Spring Equinox, Beltaine, summer time Solstice, Lugnasad, and Fall Equinox. incorporated in each one dialogue are entire directions at the medicinal and magical makes use of of the herbs linked to each one social gathering.
Using those Celtic traditions as examples, the writer indicates how you can comprise the symbolic and magical energy of herbs into own rituals that honor all levels of existence from childbirth to final rites. additionally incorporated are chapters on tips on how to organize natural tinctures, salves, and poultices; herbs utilized by the Druids; natural alchemy and the planets; and the relationships among herbs and sacred areas.
Filled with functional info and innovative feedback for utilizing herbs for therapeutic, rite, and magic, this e-book is an essential and accomplished consultant to age-old natural practices.
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A Druid's Herbal for the Sacred Earth Year by Ellen Evert Hopman