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20 Insects & Animals For Making Your Magic Powerful

In the final installment of this series, we’re going to finish up the animal kingdom with insects and mammals. These two vastly different groups have much to lend to our magic. The similarities and differences between these two types of critters and ourselves can illuminate many of our own strengths, weaknesses, and abilities within the craft.

20 Fascinating Sea & Air Creatures To Focus Your Magic

I had so much fun writing about animals in magic in part one of the animal magic series but there were so many animals I wasn’t able to cover the first time around. I’m going to try to get to everyone’s favorites in the next two parts, and a few intriguing creatures that we may not think about as magical. Animals can lend such a wide variety of energies to a witch’s work that it’s worth it to delve into more of their associations. I hope you enjoy learning about these animals as much as I did!

Animal Magic: 12 Animals That Can Strengthen Your Craft

Cultures around the world include animal symbolism in their religions and systems of belief. In Haitian Voudou, they practice snake worship. Damballa is a serpent and is seen as the creator of all life. Hindus worship the cow in recognition of all the animal offers society. The ancient Egyptians worshipped cats, and many gods took on the appearance of animals. The list goes on and on; however, most relevant to us are animals associated with witchcraft. These are animals such as cats, birds, bats, toads and other creatures that get a bad rap. Today, I’d like to share with you some animal associations you can use in spells, divination, talismans, altar-making, and just simple invocations to bring the power of each of these animals into your practice. I only focused on a few animals, so if you need something more specific for your intentions, believe me, all you have to do is do a little digging — there is a perfect animal symbol out there for any need you have!

3 Quick And Easy Spells For The Animal Loving Witch

Witches and animals just go together. Whether it’s the shapeshifting legends of old-school witchcraft or the familiars of modern witchy movies, we’ve always had a reputation for being a little closer to the animal kingdom than your average Joe. For many of us, this means having a deep love of our pets. Whether your furry friend is a cat, a dog, a horse, a rabbit, or something a little less furry like a bird, a snake, or a tarantula, your animal companions are probably a huge part of your life. Today, we’re going to celebrate the important critters in our lives with a few spells designed just for them.