Crystal Magic by Sandra Kynes

Crystal Magic by Sandra Keynes

Strengthen your connection with the natural world and learn how to incorporate the power of crystals into your magical practice with this comprehensive guide. Crystal Magic features everything you need to effectively work with crystals, from the history, science, and magical workings of the mineral kingdom to an encyclopedic list of more than one hundred varieties of stones. Explore numerous ways to grow your knowledge and skills, including details on buying and preparing stones, how to spot fakes, and even a new and powerful form of crystal grid.

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Plant Magic by Sandra Kynes

Plant Magic by Sandra Kynes

Throughout human history ancient cultures have always held the belief that plants have not only medicinal properties but magical ones as well. From the earliest times in recorded history occult philosophers have continuously ascribed specific planetary influences to a wide variety of plants, shrubs and herbs. Even today the use of many common species of plants; including some that are commonly classed as weeds, is common throughout nearly all occult practices. Growth and the Wheel of Life In her book Plant Magic acclaimed author Sandra Kynes explores the world of…

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Bird Magic by Sandra Kynes

Bird Magic by Sandra Kynes

Over a period of some twenty-five thousand years the Divine was represented as an image formed from a cross between a woman and a bird. This mythological creature was commonly known as the Bird Goddess. So it became that the bird was deemed to be more sacred than any other species in the natural kingdom and the most highly revered to worshippers of the Great Mother. Avian Totems In her book Bird Magic Sandra Kynes – a highly respected writer on Wicca and Magic; as well as member of the…

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Sea Magic by Sandra Kynes

Sea Magic by Sandra Kynes

Who can ever forget those long hot summer days spent as a child exploring the magic and mystery of the seaside? From building sandcastles of seemingly epic proportions through to collecting seashells and fishing in rock pools, the sheer excitement of exploring wide and open beaches and its washed-up treasures remain one of the high points in a young person’s life. And then, no matter what your age, there is still the glorious fascination and calming effect of the constant ebb and flow of the ocean as it rises further and…

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Star Magic by Sandra Kynes

Star Magic by Sandra Kynes

Have you ever looked up at the night sky and wondered what or who created the constellations? Maybe, you have studied your newspaper horoscope at times and wondered why you are the star sign that you are. Most people are aware of the 12 standard zodiac signs. Yet, few know that modern astronomy uses 88 star constellations, 40 of which are based upon the figures established by Greek mathematician Claudius Ptolemaeus (100–170 CE)—a scholar otherwise known as Ptolemy. The additional 40 are derived from European star atlases drawn between the…

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