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Wicca Vs Witchcraft

This is a quick guide to the basic differences — Wicca Vs Witchcraft. There are some significant differences between traditional witchcraft and modern Wicca. Below, I have listed some comparisons and descriptions of each… A “witch” is a person who practices a particular magickal art. Yes, a Wiccan may be a witch. However, to say that […]

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Wicca The Eightfold Path

This originally came from the Gardnerian Book of Shadows by Gerald Gardner, 1957. Wicca the eightfold path is a method to enlightenment and bliss. Not all witches and Pagans follow this particular path. Wicca – The Eightfold Path The First Path: Mental discipline which includes intention and concentration of that intent. Mental imagery, visualisation and […]

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Traditional Witchcraft & Wicca

There is a difference between traditional witchcraft and Wicca. How many times have you seen a sentence start with “Witchcraft, or Wicca, is..” leaving the reader with the impression that these are one and the same thing. Such generalizations are unfair to the practitioners of both, and more than a little confusing to those who […]

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Choosing An Esoteric Group

Most people interested in the esoteric or an esoteric group have a belief that there is a Hogwarts or an Invisible College – a secretive coven or hidden society with mysterious secrets and powerful initiations. Authors Details: Nick Farrell has been a ceremonial magician since he was 17. He was initiated into Builders of the […]

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