Shadow Magick Compendium: Exploring Darker Aspects of Magickal Spirituality

Overview

Embracing the darkness is part of divine balance.

Everyone has a shadow, a dark side. Exploring the shadow self is not only safe, it's necessary for balance and healing. The author of Goth Craft invites you down a unique magical path for navigating inner and outer darkness and harnessing the shadow for spiritual growth.

Shadow Magick Compendium sheds a positive light on this misunderstood and rarely discussed side of magical practice. There are...

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Overview

Embracing the darkness is part of divine balance.

Everyone has a shadow, a dark side. Exploring the shadow self is not only safe, it's necessary for balance and healing. The author of Goth Craft invites you down a unique magical path for navigating inner and outer darkness and harnessing the shadow for spiritual growth.

Shadow Magick Compendium sheds a positive light on this misunderstood and rarely discussed side of magical practice. There are ritual meditations for exploring past experiences, dispelling harmful behavior patterns, and healing a fractured soul. Learn how to safely fast and perform other methods of self-sacrifice, invoke a deity into yourself (godform assumption), get in touch with your Spirit Animal, take advantage of the Dark Moon and eclipses, and perform a unique ritual with your television for a new perspective on society. From astral journeys to sigils to dark herbs, you'll find an array of magical techniques to navigate the shadows and mysteries of yourself and the world at large.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780738713182
  • Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 9/1/2008
  • Pages: 214
  • Sales rank: 454,016
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Raven Digitalis is a Neopagan Priest and cofounder of the "Eastern Hellenistic" magickal system and training coven Opus Aima Obscuræ, and a radio and club DJ of Gothic and industrial music. Trained in Georgian Witchcraft and Buddhist philosophy, Raven has been a Witch since 1999, a Priest since 2003, and an Empath all of his life.

Raven holds a degree in anthropology from the University of Montana and is also an animal rights activist, black-and-white photographic artist, Tarot reader, and co-owner of Twigs & Brews Herbs, specializing in bath salts, herbal blends, essential oils, and incenses. He has appeared on the cover of newWitch magazine, is a regular contributor to Dragon's Blood and The Ninth Gate magazines, and has been featured on CBS PsychicRadio and MTV News.

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Table of Contents

Contents

Introduction 1

I

The Internal Shadow . . . 23

II

The External Shadow . . . 51

III

The Astral Shadow . . . 93

IV

The Shadow of Nature . . . 131

V

The Shadow of Society . . . 171

Conclusion . . . 197

Bibliography . . . 203

Index . . . 209

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