Herb of the Week — Ravenhawk’s Magickal Products

Herb of the Week: Benzoin This week’s herb is Benzoin Benzoin Gum-Styrax benzoin common names: Ben, Benjamin, Gum Benzoin, Siam Benzoin, Siamese Benzoin Gender: masculine, Element: Air, Planet: Sun, Benzoin is a balsamic resin. Normally the trees do not produce it or any substance analogous to it, but the infliction of a wound sufficiently severe … Continue reading Herb of the Week — Ravenhawk’s Magickal Products

Autumn Equinox, Mea’n Fo’mhair, Mabon Customs and Practices

                      The Druids call this celebration, Mea'n Fo'mhair, and honor The Green Man, the God of the Forest, by offering libations to trees. Offerings of ciders, wines, herbs, and fertilizer are appropriate at this time. Wiccans celebrate the aging Goddess as she passes from Mother … Continue reading Autumn Equinox, Mea’n Fo’mhair, Mabon Customs and Practices