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.

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Misc. Reference

Encyclopedia of Wicca and Witchcraft Raven Grimassi Find it on Amazon Grimassi does a good job with this encyclopedia, bearing in mind that most of the entries in it are written by him, and so naturally some are not as … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous

American Indian Myths and Legends Richard Erdoes & Alfonso Ortiz Find it on Amazon This is a well-structured book of entertaining and thought-provoking tales from the many different native cultures in North America. The stories are grouped into ten different … Continue reading

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Incense

Complete Book of Incense, Oils and Brews, The Scott Cunningham Find it on Amazon This is a great book for anyone interested in practical activities, with a whole range of things to create, from oils and ointments to inks and … Continue reading

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History

A History of Pagan Europe Prudence Jones & Nigel Pennick Find it on Amazon This book gives a very nice overview of Pagan cultures throughout Europe, and despite its broad subject matter it manages to provide the reader with a … Continue reading

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Herbs

Bartram’s Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine Thomas Bartram Find it on Amazon This is the most comprehensive book on herbs you are likely to find. That, however, is not to say that it will be the most useful. If you dislike … Continue reading

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