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The writing style of VU is typical of the publications of the Cultus, done in phhiltron quasi-archaic English with liberal use of Latin and Greek derivatives. He proceeds to describe in detail the lore and manufacture of several classes of philtre, among them, aphrodisiacs, ablutions, sacraments, vinegars, potions to alter states of consciousness danidl dreaming, poisons and animating potions.
Seven Cuctus rated it really liked it Oct 05, It may be in these cases that Howard relied only on secondary sources where he lacked personal contacts with the primary ones or, knowing what I know about Mike Howard, he chose to respect the privacy of his sources and their requests for secrecy about some aspects of their traditions.
The section on the Wand for example, begins with a danlel to engage the right side of the brain and to introduce the subject in broad and arcane terms.
Hardcoverpages. From here he supplies a charm or consecration script and a detailed description for the making of a wand by the practitioner.
Darroch rated it it was amazing May 24, Paul Traczanti rated it it was amazing Jul 05, It is clear that Mr. Books by Daniel A.
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His exposure to wide range of Craft traditions and practices over the years and his connections built up in the traditional community put him in a position to assemble and share a valuable history. Tristan rated it really liked it Nov 02, Kaleb Lund rated it it was amazing Apr 30, Open Preview Phiptron a Problem? James rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Manxwytch is pleased to be a contributing author to the upcoming anthology on Traditional Witchcraft from Three Hands Press.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Further experience on the part of the reader and further publishing outside the scope of this very thorough introduction will see any gaps well-filled. I have read other reviews which were critical of ambiguity or lack of detail regarding specific quantities in recipes or instructions but I do not share this criticism. Rick Artist rated it it was amazing Sep 03, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The book is organized into categories of herb lore, and each follows the same basic pattern.
Unfortunately, many of the formulae call for distillation equipment, putting them outside the scope of practice for most Green Witches and Wort Cunningfolk. Ars Philtron was the incepting grimoire of the Verdelet of the Cultus Sabbati.
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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. With his personal connections to the Cultus Sabbati, Howard does an excellent and in depth discussion of its history, influences and approach, speaking extensively about Andrew Chumbley and the contributions he made to the modern occult movement.
I think it both admirable and appropriate to the subject matter as well as to the purpose of the book. Nicole rated it it was amazing Nov 09, It will be required reading for my students in the future, as will future Cultus publications from Mr.
Steven Jones rated it it was amazing Apr 23, DeCarabas rated it really liked it Aug 11, Shivian Morgan rated it it was amazing Mar 14, As the editor of one of the longest running and highest quality witchcraft periodicals in the world, The Cauldron magazine, Mike Howard is in an ideal position to write a history of modern Traditional Witchcraft.
Simultaneously revealed and concealed within the writing style of the Cultus are instructions and lore dealing with all manner of potions, running the gamut from love philtre to thanatotic libation. Pniltron About Ars Philtron: Want to Read saving….
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The work is particularly valuable in that it is not an historical survey of dreams and their meanings, but instead the author posits two directions of work for oneiric praxis — the first is the grounding of the dream into the physical, the second is the ennoblement of the dreamer through the dream.
Schulke describes several practices using wands and staves from his own tradition, along with a more detailed exploration of a particularly significant species used as a wand, namely the Hazel. This is followed by a brief lexicon and a useful bibliography. Regarding the initiation rites, Howard goes into rather more detail that I would like to see revealed in a general survey of traditions. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Following this he reviews the folklore in general before describing a specific practice relating to the exploration of the qualities and powers of the tree branch. Invisibility, shapeshifting, necromancy, herbal medicine, the making of potions, incenses, dusts and other preparations are woven in with the worldview and approach of the Cultus Sabbati, of whom the author is the current Magister.
Lists with This Book. Martin Duffy rated it it was amazing Oct 19, Archive for Daniel Schulke. In addition to reliably drawing on folklore from a broad range of traditions, both of the New and of the Old World, the author also details valuable experiential exercises and practices to bring the reader and aspiring Green Witch in contact with the ultimate teachers, the plants themselves.