Cover image for Water witchcraft : magic and lore from the Celtic tradition / Annwyn Avalon.
Title:
Water witchcraft : magic and lore from the Celtic tradition / Annwyn Avalon.
ISBN:
9781578636464
Publication Information:
Newburyport : Weiser Books, 2019.
Physical Description:
xiii, 271 pages ; 22 cm
Contents:
The magic of water -- River witches -- Sacred well witches -- Lake witches -- Marsh witches -- Sea witches -- Local water spirits -- Mermaids and finfolk -- Water witchery.
Abstract:
"Water witch Annwyn Avalon presents a comprehensive guide to Celtic water lore including spells, rituals, water spirits, and merfolk. She explores the magic of the sea, but also features lakes, rivers, canals, swamps, and other watery locations as well as the craft and magic that have been and continue to be practiced at these places. Within these pages, you will learn how to set up your own personal water altars and shrines, gather or craft the magical tools of water witchery, and access the power of rain and ice. Most crucially, you will learn how to connect and communicate with the water spirits themselves."--Back cover.

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Summary

Summary

Let Annwyn Avalon, a practicing water witch herself, take you into the world of water magic. The water magic and lore in this book focuses on the Celtic tradition, but draws on other water magic traditions as well, and features rainwater, as well as lakes, rivers, oceans, canals, swamps, and other watery locations, together with the folk and magical customs that have been and are still practiced at these places. The book teaches the reader how to set up a water altar at home, how to connect with water spirits, and how to gather or create water witch tools. Readers are encouraged to visit local water sites but will also find an abundance of material to perform at home. Included are practical examples, visualizations, and exercises so any reader can start to take up spell work and establish their spiritual connection to water.