Category Archives: Information

This category houses most of the posts on Pagan Roots; basic information for those new to Wicca; herbal and gemstone encyclopedias with detailed entries for many plants and crystals; a collection of data on gods and goddesses from various pantheons; pages on different forms of divination such as Tarot cards and rune stones; and a lot more.

If you are looking for specific information you may want to use the drop down menu at the top of the page, or the list in the right hand column, to narrow down the category of posts.


This is a quick reference check list for the qualities and properties of a range of different colours. You can use this information for a range of things, from interior decorating to choosing candle colours.

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Chakras are a Hindu concept, and the name is derived from the word for ‘wheel’ or ‘turning’. They are energy centres within the body, and can be visualised as a colourful, swirling, turning ball of energy. Each chakra is a … Continue reading

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Auras are part of a person’s own energy field. The name is derived from the Greek meaning ‘breeze’ or ‘air’ and this “air” emanates from every living being, and can be sensed by humans or picked up in an aura-imaging … Continue reading

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Astral Projection

Astral Projection is an Out-Of-Body-Experience (OBE) where your consciousness, or astral body, leaves your physical body and can travel at will through the astral plane. In classical history, philosophers believed you could travel to heavens, hells and any other lands … Continue reading

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Badger: Courage Bat: Good luck, seeing in the dark/astral Bear: Strength, healing, introspection, dreaming Buffalo: Strength, physical power, life

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