Original Magic: The Rituals and Initiations of the Persian Magi - Michael M. Hughes 2018

Original Magic: The Rituals and Initiations of the Persian Magi - Michael M. Hughes 2018


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Frequently Asked Questions about Magic

Witches and Occultists versus Kings and Nazis

Witches versus Kings

Against the Enslavers

Mrs. Satan: The Revolutionary Feminist, Who Spoke to the Dead

Occultists versus Nazis

Hexing Hitler

Levitating the Pentagon: Radical Magic in the Sixties and Seventies

WITCH: Women’s International Terrorist Conspiracy from Hell

Modern Feminist Witch Activists

Binding Trump

A Spell to Bind Donald Trump and All Those Who Abet Him

Toolkit for Magical Activism

Magical Tools

Altars: Creating Your Magical Dashboard

The Art of Sigils and Magical Writing

Offensive and Defensive Magic

On Binding and Hexing

Protection and Defense

Mojo Bag Wake-Up Ritual

Magic Beyond the Altar

Guerrilla Magic

Magical Boosts to Practical Activism

Finding the Others: Coven and Community Building

Finding the Others

Group Magic

Self-Care and Resilience




Nature Bathing

Descreening and Unplugging

Food and Movement

Treat Your Body

Party for Your Right to Fight

Cultivate Joy


Intoxicants and Entheogens

Preparation for Ritual

Getting Clean: Cleansing and Purification

The Ritual Mind

The Centering Ritual

Consecration Ritual

On the Casting of Circles

Spheres of Protection: The Hermetic Seal

The Magical Activist’s Spellbook

Black Lives Matter: Spell for Justice for a Victim of a Police Action

We Shall Form a Circle to Protect Our Children

Spirits of (Polling) Place

Healing the Earth (Microcosm Ritual)

Hands Off, Laws Off: Hekate Invocation for Reproductive Rights

Dance of Pan: LGBTQ+ Protection

Calling Bullshit

No Borders, All One Family: Invocation to Hermes


Hex the NRA

Candidate Boosting Spell

Lucky Stone Charm

Fuck Fascists

Share the Wealth Spell

Cease Fire Shrines: Invocation of EirEnE

Go to Work