Archive For The “Magic” Category
By J. K. Rowling
Professional Brazilian Portuguese model from Pottermore.
Note: within the unique ebooks from Pottermore, there's a preview of the 1st bankruptcy of the next publication (ie on the finish of the Philosopher's Stone, they comprise the 1st bankruptcy of the Chamber of Secrets), yet this is often lacking from this add. not likely a tremendous deal though.
Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe dá continuidade à saga do jovem bruxo Harry Potter a partir do ponto onde o livro anterior parou, o momento em que fica provado que o poder de Voldemort e dos Comensais da Morte, seus seguidores, cresce mais a cada dia, em meio à batalha entre o bem e o mal. A onda de terror provocada pelo Lorde das Trevas estaria afetando, até mesmo, o mundo dos trouxas (não-bruxos) e sendo agravada pela ação dos dementadores, criaturas mágicas aterrorizantes que "sugam" a esperança e a felicidade das pessoas.
Harry, que acabou de completar sixteen anos, parte rumo ao sexto ano na Escola de Magia e Bruxaria de Hogwarts, animado e, ao mesmo pace, apreensivo com a perspectiva de ter aulas particulares com o professor Dumbledore, o diretor da escola e o bruxo mais respeitado em toda a comunidade mágica.
By Catherine Yronwode
Either theorical and useful issues are lined during this path, together with natural info, magic spells, conventional concepts, historic heritage, how root medical professionals paintings for consumers, what candle store proprietors do, and different inside of info now not to be had via my different books.
By Rebecca Hahn
By Katharine Kerr
Book 4 of the prestigious Deverry sequence, an epic delusion rooted in Celtic mythology that intricately interweaves human and elven heritage over numerous hundred years.
Book 4 of the prestigious Deverry sequence, an epic fable rooted in Celtic mythology that intricately interweaves human and elven historical past over a number of hundred years.
By Adele Nozedar
Unlock the misplaced and hidden meanings of the world's historical and glossy indicators and emblems with the newest within the highly renowned sequence of 'Element Encyclopedias'. this is often the largest A-Z reference ebook on symbolic items you'll ever find.
About the Author
Adele Nozedar has lengthy been eager about the ability of symbols and visible symptoms, which led her to the formal research of alchemy. Her curiosity in psychology and the way the subconscious brain works led her to the examine of old myths, artwork, movie and the esoteric in all types. (She used to be additionally born right into a lengthy line of psychics.) Adele's different ardour is track -- she is founder and proprietor of a tune studio within the Brecon Beacons, dual Peaks, and previously used to be one of many few girls within the tune to run a list label.
This is a wonderful ebook on mystery symptoms and mystery symbols.It isn't an instructional book,by any means.Yet,it's loaded with the paranormal symbols of the world,from the previous and nonetheless utilized in the present.If you ever puzzled in regards to the that means in the back of a selected image aspect , this ebook supplies a superb interpretation of the sign.I imagine within the years to follow,this encyclopedia will achieve in recognition between wiccans,pagans and magickians.My in simple terms want is that extra of the definitions have been longer.But,the publication is already at seven-hundred pages long.It covers most,if no longer all, of the traditional symbols from round the world.If you're an occultist,how may you now not be chuffed after slowly disgesting this ebook? i must say , that i actually loved investigating this interesting and captivating booklet.
Wow! large ebook! 684 pages, first released in London in 2008, this publication covers the entire stuff I heard approximately and plenty extra! quite a few of the numerous signs/symbols/terminology: The triangle (meaning, and different shapes), (major) alchemical symbols, aphrodisiacs (background, listings, why), Beckoning Cat (Japan/China--seen in lots of Asian restaurants), Caduceus (2 serpents entwining a employees in a determine 8), Choku Rei (spiral image utilized by Reiki healers), colours (how they resonate, symbolic meanings of every of 14 colors), Dhama Wheel (used in Hinduism and Buddhism), Dreamcatcher (Native American), Dreidel (Jewish), Druze famous person (offshoot of Islam), FU ideogram (Chinese image of fine luck), Globus Cruciger (early image of Christianity-globe with crucifix fixed on it), (16) indicators and logos of Freemasonry, Hand of Fatima (Muslim and Jewish), Holy Grail (chalice that held the blood of Christ/used eventually Supper-Christianity), Horns of Odin (Vikings), I Ching (ancient chinese language process of philosophical divination--may be as outdated as eighth century BC), Jerusalem pass (used by means of the Crusaders), Kabbalah Seal of Solomon, Seal of the Knights Templar, Sefer Yetzirah image (Kabbala), Sufi Winged middle, The Tarot (and the playing cards and their meanings), and plenty of, many extra. With each one sign/symbol/terminology is an honest and infrequently particularly particular rationalization. And this can be simply half 1! it is a beautiful nifty publication. this isn't a few a long way out publication for witches, if that's what you're considering; it truly is a very good reference booklet and extremely attention-grabbing analyzing. As one can find from my small record above, the ebook contains many various cultures/beliefs/organized religions. So, if you would like extra information on historic historical past via New Age, this ebook covers a variety. you can find a few symbols you observed ahead of yet by no means knew what they intended. you'll find a few you probably did learn about yet here's a little extra information approximately the place they got here from or what they suggest. you then will locate a few information absolutely new to you.
By Leah Gordon
Vodou is magic. yet it is also even more! it is a faith of charms and rituals meant to empower lifestyles and produce luck to people who perform it. Vodou is a deeply religious and visually surprising faith encompassing rituals, songs, and dances evoking spirits that believers realize as a part of nature. This engrossing account lines its origins in Africa to its complete improvement within the West Indies island of Haiti. It additionally provides methods readers can use Vodou to complement their very own lives by way of love, good fortune, and prosperity. The ebook of Vodou covers all-important features of its fascinating topic, and brings many Vodou spirits totally alive with vibrant, frequently funny descriptions. Readers easy methods to construct their very own magic altar and invoke Vodou spirits, the way to make charms and amulets, and the way to paintings spells and browse symptoms of divination. greater than one hundred twenty full-color illustrations.
By Robert Asprin
Skeeve's come a protracted way--from lowly magician's apprentice to President of M.Y.T.H. Inc. yet it is company (and hassle) as traditional. Now he is in command of a myth-chievous gang that features a puppy dragon and a creative vampire! some of the most ecocnomic fable sequence released. advertisements in Locus. TP: wearing.
By Mindy MacLeod
The runic alphabet, in use for good over one thousand years, was once hired by way of numerous Germanic teams in quite a few methods, together with, unavoidably, for superstitious and magical rites. Formulaic runic phrases have been inscribed onto small goods which may be carried for reliable good fortune; runic charms have been carved on steel or wood amulets to make sure peace or prosperity. There are invocations and allusions to pagan and Christian gods and heroes, to spirits of illness, or even to capability fanatics. Few such texts are thoroughly targeted to Germanic society, and in reality, many of the runic amulets thought of during this publication express wide-ranging parallels from a number of eu cultures. The query of no matter if runes have been magical or no longer has divided scholarship within the zone. Early feedback embraced superb notions of runic magic - prime not only to a fit scepticism, yet on occasion to an entire denial of any magical point whatever within the runic inscriptions. This booklet seeks to re-evaulate the total query of runic sorcery, attested not to merely within the medieval Norse literature facing runes yet basically within the interesting magical texts of the runic inscriptions themselves. Dr MINDY MCLEOD teaches within the division of Linguistics, Deakin collage, Melbourne; Dr BERNARD MEES teaches within the division of background on the collage of Melbourne.
By Jean Hugard
Do you want to confound your folks, amaze your associates, amuse and dazzle crowds at events and gatherings? studying a number of card tips will let you do all that and extra. With the aid of this e-book, a person can strengthen a flexible repertoire of excellent card tips. actually, mastery of simply the 1st bankruptcy will show you how to practice a half-dozen staggering and enjoyable sleights of hand.
The authors, either famous gurus on magic, current whole, easy-to-understand causes of shuffles, prospers, the go with the flow, the glimpse, fake shuffles and cuts, the go, the vintage strength, and lots of different options. those will permit card handlers to accomplish over a hundred mind-boggling feats of card magic, together with concept Stealer, Gray's Spelling Trick, Do as I Do, Now you spot It, Obliging Aces, fast Transit, Kangaroo Card, A Tipsy Trick, and dozens of others. Illustrated with greater than one hundred twenty transparent line cuts that make the reasons effortless to persist with, this fascinating creation to card conjuring will permit even newcomers to advance professional-level ability and the power to accomplish tips sure to astound family members and friends.