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ROSEMARY HERBS FOR SPIRITUAL CLEANSING

Magickal Uses of Rosemary

Rosemary herbs is one of the most important Old World magickal herbs. There is an enormous amount of Rosemary folklore. It has been used for cleansing and purifying incenses since ancient times. It was associated with Aphrodite/Venus (Rosemary's name means “dew of the sea” in Latin). Later, it became linked to the Virgin Mary, who is said to have given the plant its blue blossoms when she rested her blue mantle on a bush. Rosemary was worn by medieval brides and carried by wedding guests as a token of love and virtue.

Rosemary herb has been found to have antiseptic qualities. It has commonly been burned for centuries in sick chambers, hospitals, churches, courtrooms and other public venues to purify the air.  Hence the French name incensier.

Protection

It is believed to provide good luck, prevents theft, protection, help psychic development, psychic protection, purification, release, prevent nightmares

Passion

Said to bring happiness, love, memory, passion, bless weddings with fidelity, honesty, longevity, wisdom

As an herb, Rosemary is good for indigestion, which is an added benefit when it is used to season food. However, the pure oil can can be harmful to the digestive tract and should not be consumed.

Magickal Uses of Rosemary

  • Looking for love? add a few drops of Rosemary Essential Oil to your shampoo or final rinse.
  • Chase away nightmares by putting some of the herb  beneath your pillow.
  • Rosemary under the pillow also helps you to remember your dreams and thus can be useful when doing dream or journey work.
  • Rosemary is also sometimes added to a salt circle to protect and sanctify a space.
  • Taking an exam? Put a sprig or pinch of the herb in your pocket.