Black Sage & Mugwort Smudge Sticks - $5.00
All smudge sticks are ethically sourced.
Sage is masculine in nature and associated the element of air and the planet Jupiter.
Sage is sacred to the Greek Zeus and Roman Jupiter. It is also a symbol of the Virgin Mary.
White sage Salvia apiana is sacred in many Shamanic and Native American belief systems and is used for smudging, and other, ceremonies to purify the body.
Sage is used in magical workings for immortality, longevity, wisdom, protection and the granting of wishes.
Sage is also believed to help alleviate the sorrow of the death of a loved one.
Burn sage at funeral and remembrance ceremonies to help relieve the grief of the mourners or inside your house to clear negative energies within your space.
All varieties of Mugwort are sacred to the Goddess Artemis who gives comfort (or death) to women in labor. Also, Diana through association and Hecate, Patron of herbalists and midwives. Mugwort is also associated with the moon which in turn is associated with the cycles of womanhood.
Mugwort is feminine in nature, associated with the element of earth, and either Venus or the Moon (depends who you ask) and ruled by either Taurus or Libra.
Mugwort can be used as a sacred smoking herb or burned as a fumigant for protection or divination. It is safe to smoke (as safe as smoking anything is) by itself, mixed with tobacco, or other smokeables in a ritual context and is said to enhance astral projection, lucid dreaming and other altered states of consciousness. Some say you must burn it or smoke it in order to utilize its conscious-altering effects.
Burn mugwort in an incense burner as you use divination tools to help open your mind to any messages coming in.