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Author Topic: The Working of Magic and sorcery  (Read 937 times)

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The Working of Magic and sorcery
« on: March 30, 2017, 11:41:06 am »
Friends, how does magic work, what is the requisuite? From what I've read it seems practitioners need an awakened kundalini or ability to enter trance state, is this true?

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Re: The Working of Magic and sorcery
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2017, 12:54:01 pm »
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Friends, how does magic work, what is the requisuite? From what I've read it seems practitioners need an awakened kundalini or ability to enter trance state, is this true?

 
That depends on the kind of magic you are going to do. In many magical practices rooted in Western European traditions, you won't find the idea of awakened kundalini, and trance states are important for some kinds of magical working but not for others.

I've got an essay on my website that talks a little about some of the different practices (mostly those relevant to religious witchcraft rooted in Europe and America) that may give you some ideas about the range of options.
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Re: The Working of Magic and sorcery
« Reply #2 on: March 30, 2017, 03:21:19 pm »
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That depends on the kind of magic you are going to do. In many magical practices rooted in Western European traditions, you won't find the idea of awakened kundalini, and trance states are important for some kinds of magical working but not for others.

I've got an essay on my website that talks a little about some of the different practices (mostly those relevant to religious witchcraft rooted in Europe and America) that may give you some ideas about the range of options.

There are many different types of magick depending on what is required will determine the best kind of magic to use, think of magick the same way you think of cooking..
Your ingredients are your magical items and your intentions are your oven, your emotions is like your oven temperature... This is a very simple way of explaining it of course, but start with something simple and easy to use like herbs, resins and candles. Take all the time you need to ensure you understand how it works and never use it unless you need to.. magick should be used for things we cannot accomplish on our own never frivolously.
This was quoted for the original question not the already replied to answer.. Happy cooking
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Re: The Working of Magic and sorcery
« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2017, 03:30:35 pm »
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Take all the time you need to ensure you understand how it works and never use it unless you need to.. magick should be used for things we cannot accomplish on our own never frivolously.
This was quoted for the original question not the already replied to answer.. Happy cooking

 
What is your conception/example of frivolous in this context?
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Re: The Working of Magic and sorcery
« Reply #4 on: March 30, 2017, 03:41:01 pm »
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Re: The Working of Magic and sorcery
« Reply #5 on: March 31, 2017, 05:06:43 pm »
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What is your conception/example of frivolous in this context?

 
I think that's entirely up to the user but I have seen many who have used magick for all kinds of things like getting a more than a car is worth at an auction just for example, it's very hard to put any real emotion behind things that simply don't matter as emotion is what charges the strength.. I have also seen magick abused to try and make certain people want to sleep with them and so on... Basically what I was trying to say was treat it with respect.
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Re: The Working of Magic and sorcery
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Re: The Working of Magic and sorcery
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