Around The World In 80 Faiths →
beyond-the-wand: YouTube user DiscoveringReligion has uploaded this 8-part documentary series exploring some of the world’s more obscure faiths and beliefs. (Edit: For some goofy reason I initially typed DPRJones instead of DiscoveringReligion.)
This Crooked Crown: Spirits and Demons and Where... →
thiscrookedcrown: A few days back I got an ask about how to contact demons or spirits and where to start. This is a slightly annotated version of that ask’s answer. Just a head’s up, this is long. Ah… Book-wise you might want to look into the Seals of Solomon. I don’t tend to deal too much with that sort of thing. There is a list of demon summoning sigils you can look at. Try typing in “sigil...
Witchy Ways: Witchy's Rambles on Divinity and Eir... →
witchyways: So after an extremely harmful and callous act by a certain deity was made public, I pretty much gave up on deities. Didn’t call back, didn’t send a note, nothing, just “if a human did this, then I’d kill them, but I can’t do that to you so get out of my house”. I thought it would be over then and there, I thought I wouldn’t have to pick it back up again. Somehow I imagined that I...
Witchy Ways: amber-and-ice:... →
amber-and-ice: myfuckingspiritualityblog: c0nsulting-detective: I feel like my heart has been ripped out of my chest… A tumblr acquaintance has revealed some truly horrifying things that Loki has done their partner, and I’m absolutely dismayed. I knew going into this that Loki was head-strong and willful, but the thought of him harming someone dear to a follower? I never imagined he would...
Walter Burkert in Greek Religion mentions only lightly the Agathos Daimon, or the good spirit, while going on more in length to the daimon in general. “The etymological meaning of the thoroughly Greek-looking word daimon is once again impossible to discover with certainty. Nevertheless it is clear that the early uses of the word neither the status of a daimon in relation to the gods nor its...
Witchy Ways: Two non-offensive alternatives to the... →
witchyways: ameondine: lebanesepoppyseed: queernonymoose: selchieproductions: Daemon - The only one you’re appropriating is Pullman and by appropriating Pullman you’re upsetting no-one, save possibly the Pope. Patronus - Wizards everywhere are more than willing to lend you this term and the… I understand the problem with using the term spirit animal, but I don’t think anything like...