Guest Author - Leslie Ravenwing
Colors can be used in ritual with candles, altar clothes, even your ritual garb color can help with your ritual and spell workings. Each color has a meaning and represents many things. Below is a short listing as well as a sample candle spell.
Cleanses, purifies, raises vibrations to a higher frequency, appeals to spiritual plane,heals, prophecy,clairvoyance.
South, strength, courage, sex, magnatism, passion, use to initiate change.
attracts success, encouragement, friendship, assits with creativity on all levels, brightens the atmosphere.
East, dispels grief, sadness and depression, repels negativity, confidence, unity, attracts platonic relationships.
North, draws prosperity and abundance, heals on the physical level, fertility. luck.
West, sooths anger, gives peace and serenity, good color for meditation and relaxation and for issues involving loyalty and dedication, fidelity, deep emotion. For a good nights sleep, place something blue in your bedroom (I have blue curtains!).
occult power and protection.
discourages envy and jealousy, generates power for ritual work, energizes the atmosphere, psychic ability.
earthiness, concentration, overcoming hesitation.
bolsters self-esteem, helps emotional healing, spritiual awakening.
absorbs and dispells negativity, counteracts spaciness, use for protection and grounding.
Removes negative forces, opens astral gates, the color of the Goddess.
attracts higher influences and energy, the color of the God.
Room Candle Cleansing
You need :
Holder of salt
Place the candle in the middle of the room.
Sprinkle the salt in a circle deosil around the candle.
Light it and say :
Creature of wax, Creature of fire,
Listen to me, Hear my desire
Cleanse this room By the power of three
And blast away all negativity
With harm to none So shall it be !
Leave to burn for at least 1 hour