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.


Angerona

Angerona Roman Goddess

Associations Other Names: Angeronia, Diva Angerona Deity: Feronia Sabbat: Yule Magic: Goddess of the new year and returning sun, of silence and secrets. She would also relieve men of pain and suffering, including an oddly specific tale where she relieves … Continue reading

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Adonis

Adonis Greek God

Associations Other Names:”Lord”, “God of Beauty” Deity: Osiris, Tammuz, Attis Herbs: Myrrh, Anemone Magic: Beauty, vegetation and growth, cycle of life, death and rebirth  

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Anubis

Anubis Jackal Egyptian God

Other Names Anpu, Inpu, Ienpw, Imeut, He who is in the place of embalming, Lord of the sacred land Associations Deity: Osiris, Horus Animal: Jackal Symbol: The flail

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Herbs

Herbs

I use ‘herbs’ as a broad term which should be understood to include things like trees and flowers as well as the plants more traditionally known as herbs, like basil and thyme. The posts in this section deal with practical … Continue reading

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Gemstones

Amber gemstone

I use ‘gemstones’ as a catch-all heading which includes such things as crystals, stones, tree resin, fossils and more. The posts in this section deal with the practical use of gemstones in Wicca, as well as providing a gemstone encyclopedia. … Continue reading

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