Wicca & Witchcraft is a Pagan mystery-religious Path that includes worship of the divine as as a masculine Horned God & a feminine Triple Moon Goddess (and many other deities), works with wild energies of the 4 Elements Air, Fire, Water, earth, and uses ritual magic & spellcraft for empowerment and bettering of our lives.
In this 1-day outdoor (woodland based) course, Mani Navasothy- Gardnerian High Priest with 25 years Craft & Coven experience- will teach and guide Students in how to work with Horned God & Moon Goddess (and other deity forms), as well as seasonal myths, wheel of the Year, Esbats & Sabats, and invocations to deities.
This course is part of a series of Foundation courses in Wicca, but and can be done as a stand-alone, and is highly recommended for those seeking Craft training, initiation and eventual membership of private Covens.
-Brief introduction to Sacred space & Energy raising in Wicca : Consecrations, Circle casting, Elements, energy Raising.
-God forms in Wicca: Child, Lover, King, Dark Lord and more. Symbology of Horns, discussion on the demonising (Pagan god seen as satan/ devil) . hidden fears, old conditionings and prejudices, and work transpersonally to reconnect with the Horned God of Wicca and his empowering wildwood energies. Chants will be taught and used.
-Goddess form in Wicca: Triple-Goddess in Wicca- maiden, mother and crone, various examples – Dianna the Huntress, Isis , Cailleach, Hecate, Gaia and more. Symbols of Goddess; Goddess myths.
-The God & Goddess cycle in Wicca explained with diagrams and notes- superimposed on to the Wheel of the Year / 8 -fold festivals (Sabats). (Imbolc, Spring, Beltane, Midsummer, Lammas, Autumn, Samhain, Yule).
-Invocations, evocations and Charges of God & Goddess : What happens after circle is cast and energy raised in a coven? How are the god & Goddess brought into the Circle? Who carries those energie? What is the Drawing down of the Moon? And Sun? How does working with God & Goddess empower Witches?
-Esbats – Full moon/ New moons- Their energies, rituals, what magic is suitable at Esbats.
FEE: tbc .
Pay in advance to book your spot.
Course will be held in outdoors, at a Woods in London. We’ll meet at nearby cafe/pub, and walk together. Joining instructions by private message once you have rsvp’d.
Please wear plenty of warm clothing. If it’s raining much, tutor will bring a tarpaulin sheet cover.. so we don’t get wet (too much)
What to bring—-
For your own comfort, please bring any food/drinks lunch . Bring flask of hot drinks. Bring comfortable cushion/ mat to sit on, as well as a blanket / throw to wrap up .. (or if it’s just cold). Please wear warm coats, socks scarf..
We’ll have some wine for ceremonial parts of the course & for a bit of social after.
If you have any questions/concerns, please do contact me via private message on meetup.
Author Teacher Wiccan High Priest
Wicca wesbite : www.WitchcraftAndMagic.uk
Tutor website: www.Mani.org.uk