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Author Starling, Mhara, author.

Title Welsh witchcraft : a guide to the spirits, lore, and magic of Wales / Mhara Starling.

Publication Info. Woodbury, Minnesota : Llewellyn Publications, 2022.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction New - NSLY-11  133.4309 STA    DUE 12-06-22
Description xv, 255 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references (pages 245-248) and index.
Contents Chapter 1. Finding a Welsh witchcraft -- Chapter 2. A brief history of magic and witchcraft in Wales -- Chapter 3. The sacred landscape -- Chapter 4. Legends of the land -- Chapter 5. Beyond human: divinities of the land -- Chapter 6. Cerridwen: the archetype of the Welsh witch -- Chapter 7. Fairy tales of Wales -- Chapter 8. Welsh fairies -- Chapter 9. Practical Welsh witchery -- Chapter 10. The virtues of the natural world -- Chapter 11. The ever-turning cycle.
Summary "A new approach to witchcraft based on Welsh traditions. Enter a world of sacred lakes, healing herbs, spectral hounds, and the mighty red dragon. Written by a Welsh practitioner, this inspiring book shares the magical traditions of Wales--including fairies, folklore, and charms--with dozens of hands-on activities. Mhara Starling shows you how you can incorporate Welsh and Celtic folk magic into your modern witchcraft practice with exercises for celebrating those who came before, protecting against adversity, changing the weather, and more. You'll also discover methods for honoring the land and ways to connect with Cerridwen, Rhiannon, and other deities. Welsh Witchcraft invites you to explore this country's rich heritage and use it to empower your spirituality"--Back cover.
Subject Witchcraft -- Wales.
Magic -- Wales.
Fairy tales -- Wales.
Fairy tales. (OCoLC)fst00919916
Magic. (OCoLC)fst01005468
Witchcraft. (OCoLC)fst01176327
Wales. (OCoLC)fst01207649
Genre/Form Informational works.
Handbooks and manuals.
ISBN 9780738770918 (paperback)
0738770914 (paperback)

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