HOME SPELLS ARTICLES VIDEOS FORTUNES GROUPS FORUMS MEMBERS FAQS SoM's ONLINE STORE SIGN IN / JOIN 
ALL FORUMS NEWEST COVENS 
COVENSNEWESTALL FORUMSvisit our online store


LIVE CHAT
[ INFO ]
[admin] Petrarca : Welcome to SpellsOfMagic.com. You must be a logged in member to use the live chat feature. Sign up for free now.

ADVERTISEMENTS
TODAY'S HOROSCOPE
           
         
SHOPPING CART
[ SHOP ]
SpellsOfMagic now has an online store, offering over 9000 wiccan, pagan and occult items. Check it out.
<<< FEB 2018 >>>
[ EDIT ]
S M T W R F S




1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28



SPONSORED LINKS
CURRENT MOON PHASE
TONIGHT'S MOON
Waxing Gibbous Moon
Waxing Gibbous
68% Full
ASK MORA
Mora
Question:
MEMBERS ONLINE

will it work

Forums ► Wicca ► will it work
Reply to this post oldest 1 newest Start a new thread

Pages: oldest 1 newest

will it work
By:
Post # 1
an athame made of legos for lack of better material and supply
Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Re: will it work
By: Moderator / Knowledgeable
Post # 2
In my opinion you would be better off using a simple kitchen knife rather than making an athame out of Legos. Or skip the athame altogether and simply direct energy with your finger.

The athame is a tool of Air and the Intellect and is designed to "cut" through magical barriers and energies and to cast the ritual circle (cutting it away from the mundane world). That's why it is important that it has an edge to it. Something without an edge is not going to have the same effect.
Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Re: will it work
By:
Post # 3

I have to agree with lark on this one.

Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Re: will it work
By: Moderator / Adept
Post # 4
I have mostly read that an Athame is blunt! But with a very sharp point; used for carving candles! And also used in rituals, of course.
However, before Gerald Gardner, nobody practising witchcraft had heard of an Athame. My teacher formed the circle with her finger.
Crowley did write about knives and swords. I cannot remember reading anything about an Athame!
Personally I have never had one; nor a wand!
Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Re: will it work
By: / Knowledgeable
Post # 5

Just going to say, many Traditional Witches used and kept ritual blades which was before and after Gerald Gardners time.

An athame isn't used for any physical cutting, but cutting on an energetic and spiritual level. It is usually kept somewhat blunt still has an edge.

A boline is used for inscribing candles, cutting herbs and many more practical tasks in magick. It is kept sharp and in some traditions it is never used outside a circle.

Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Re: will it work
By: / Knowledgeable
Post # 6

But, answering the posters question, no I don't think a lego Athame would work really.

Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Re: will it work
By: / Novice
Post # 7
if you believe it will work, it will, though i doubt the energy flow would be the same. you can just use your finger to direct and cut the energy, or as Lark said, a kitchen knife.
Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Reply to this post oldest 1 newest Start a new thread

Pages: oldest 1 newest



advertisements
Help

FAQs
Newbies
Tips
Spells

Beauty
Health
Life
Love
Luck
Spiritual
Trick
Wealth
Weather
Articles

Top Articles
Coven Articles
Videos

Wicca
Pagan
Casting
Love
Healing
Astral
Meditation
Other
Fortunes

Mora
Tarot
Numerology
Horoscopes
Dreams
Forums

Public
Coven
Members

Register/Login
Covens
Online
Moderators
Editors
Spells Of Magic ®

Advertise On SoM
Promote SoM / Banners
Disclaimer
Terms of Use
Privacy Policy
Contact Us

Report Copyright Violations
© 2018 SpellsOfMagic.com
All Rights Reserved
This has been an SoM Entertainment Production
For entertainment purposes only