An altar is a sacred space or surface used by practitioners of various pagan traditions for rituals, ceremonies, and personal spiritual practices. The design and components of a pagan altar can vary widely based on the practitioner's specific tradition, beliefs, and personal preferences.
An athame is a ceremonial dagger or knife that holds significance in various pagan and neopagan traditions, particularly in Wicca and modern witchcraft. Its primary purpose is symbolic and ritualistic and is considered a tool for directing and manipulating energy during rituals and ceremonies.
A besom, also known as a witch's broom, is a ceremonial and symbolic tool with a rich history in various pagan and witchcraft traditions. While the term "besom" typically refers to a broom used in a magical or ritual context, it is often distinct from a regular household broom and specially crafted.
Magick items is a broad term that contains a wide range of tools, objects, and materials used in various magical and occult practices. These items are often employed by practitioners of witchcraft, ceremonial magic, and other mystical traditions to facilitate rituals, spells, divination, and other magical work.
Pagan items include tools, symbols, and objects associated with various pagan and neopagan traditions. They hold a special significance in rituals, ceremonies, and spiritual practices within these traditions and this collection includes such things as books, candles, clothing, incense, jewelry, oils, statuary and tapestries.
Rune stones are a set of divinatory tools that are used in runic divination, a practice that involves the casting or drawing of these stones to gain insights into the past, present, or future. Runes are characters from ancient Germanic alphabets, and each rune carries symbolic and mystical significance.
Scrying mirrors, also known as a black mirrors, are used for gazing and receiving visions or insights. Scrying is a form of divination that involves staring into a reflective or translucent surface to access information from the subconscious mind or the spiritual realm and a powerful tool for self-reflection, gaining insights and accessing intuitive or spiritual guidance.
Tarot is a system of divination and spiritual exploration that uses a deck of 78 cards known as tarot cards. Tarot cards are often used for gaining insights into the past, present, and future, as well as for self-discovery and personal growth. The practice of reading tarot cards is known as tarot reading or tarot card divination. Tarot can be a versatile and powerful tool for those seeking guidance, self-discovery, or spiritual insight.
Voodoo, also known as Vodou, Vodun, or Voodooism, is a complex and syncretic religion that originated in Africa and developed further in the Caribbean, particularly in Haiti, and other parts of the Americas. It is a rich and diverse belief system that combines elements of African, indigenous Caribbean, and Catholic religious practices, as well as some elements from other cultures.
Merry meet! My name is Lilly Dupres and welcome to Define Pagan.
I created Define Pagan to dispel any negative myths or stereotypes about pagans, including my eclectic ways of witchcraft as a modern witch, and to show everyone that we are just normal people following spiritual guidance and practices.
My secondary purpose is to create a one stop shop for pagans and I plan for this site to be fully interactive, enlightening and a valuable resource to everyone, not just pagans or the many off shoot branches.
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