Buckeye Nuts

Buckeye nuts are believed by some hoodoo "doctors" to increase a man's sexual power. Shaped like miniature testicles, they are sometimes carried in the pants pockets as charms to bring men "good fortune in sexual matters." In the southern and eastern regions of the United States, buckeyes are carried in mojo bags to cure or prevent such ailments as arthritis, rheumatism, and migraine headaches.

However, the buckeye is probably best known for its use as a gambler's good luck charm. Traditionally, a hole is drilled into the nut, filled with quicksilver (mercury), and then sealed with wax. For maximum effectiveness, the charm should be prepared on a Wednesday during a planetary hour of Mercury, the reason for this being that the god to whom this day and hour correspond is one who governs games of chance and sleight of hand. Some gamblers carry their buckeye charms in a mojo bag (often along with a silver "Mercury" dime) and anoint it with any luck-attracting occult oil (such as "Fast Luck") prior to placing their bets.

Fundamentals of Magick

Fundamentals of Magick

Magick is the art and practice of moving natural energies to effect needed or wanted change. Magick is natural, there is absolutely nothing supernatural about it. What is taught here are various techniques of magick for beginners. Magick is natural and simple and the techniques to develop abilities should be simple and natural as well. What is taught on this site is not only the basics of magick, but the basics of many things.

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