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Cleansing and Charging, what's your favourite way?

Postby [Enlightenment] » Fri Dec 29, 2006 4:03 pm

What's your favourite way to Cleanse and Charge your tools? I have recently bought a new Athame and did a nice little Cleansing and Charging ritual outside, I left the blade of my new Athame in the ground over night. I have many ways, different for most of my tools. What about you?


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Postby [DarkWoman] » Fri Dec 29, 2006 7:12 pm

I use salt water and sage for cleansing myself, although with my tarot cards and other things that I shouldn't wet, I use sage and visualization. For my crystals, I use salt water, sage, and the outdoor air as well as moonlight. Crystals are like people...to me anyways. Mine feel unhappy when indoors all the time. 3 nights under the moon charges them up like newborn crystals, lol.

I just hold my hands over whatever I want to charge, visualize what I am charging the tool for, and sort of push that energy into it. I don't do formal rituals unless it is for the house or altar...I've aquired many tools over the past few years and I try not to buy anything other than books unless I have an intense desire for it.
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Postby [Enlightenment] » Fri Dec 29, 2006 7:38 pm

Visualisation plays a big part in the Cleansing of my tools also, I visualize all of the negative energy as thick grey/black smoke that begins to drift away from the certain item, once I feel the item is cleared of the negative energy it's then ready to use.
With my Crystals I bury them in a tub of Sea Salt for a couple of days and to Charge them I use both Sun and Moon.

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Postby Hera#76 » Sat Dec 30, 2006 9:59 am

Usually burn sage and pass the items through its smoke or I use a pre-prepared cleansing ritual incense, which also contains some sage.
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Re: Cleansing and Charging, what's your favourite way?

Postby SpiritTalker » Thu Aug 15, 2019 4:30 pm

I'd salt-water spritzed, dried & initially charged my athame by sleeping with it sheathed, under my pillow for a month. Then consecrated & magnetized it with my energy. I did the same with my home-made wand. It feels natural to use the wand for full moon circles rather than the athame. I think it's because the energy flows both ways with a wand.
. My crystal ball goes under full moon light once a year & polished often with a chamois cloth.
. The cauldron gets washed in regular use with dishes. I don't think I've ever "charged" it.
. I place any over worked stones on the ground under a lilac bush in my yard for a few days.
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Re: Cleansing and Charging, what's your favourite way?

Postby RavenClaw » Fri Aug 16, 2019 9:20 pm

Some years ago, I dowsed and found a couple of ley lines that met forming a clockwise energy vortex near the house. I've placed quite a few items in it for cleansing and charging. When they're finished, the items may or may not be programmed depending what I want to use them for.

A couple of months ago, a cousin gave me some magical related items which I cleansed and charged. One of those items, as near as I can tell, is a disc used for cleansing and charging small items. Depending on what the item is made of, depends how fast the disc will cleanse and charge it.
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