E67: The Magical Spiritual Roots of Halloween, with Judika Illes
The witching season approaches! Halloween, a holiday most famous for tricks and treats, actually derives from deep spiritual roots. Author Judika Illes, an authority on witchcraft and the magical arts, discusses magic spells, ghost stories, and how to make Halloween a night that is both fun and personally empowering.
Don’t miss this lively discussion exploring the roots of Halloween traditions like jack-o-lanterns, ghost stories, bobbing for apples, costumes and more! We also discuss how to harness the powers of Halloween using ceremonies and rituals that can help you find love, connect with deceased loved ones and create abundance in your life. After all, this type of ‘magic’ has been practiced by cultures around the world for thousands of years. Judika also explores how to cast ‘magic spells’ and explores other elements of the occult.
Judika Illes fell in love with the magical arts as a child and has been studying them ever since. She is the author of numerous books about traditional spirituality, witchcraft, and the occult including The Encyclopedia of 5000 Spells, the Encyclopedia of Witchcraft, The Big Book of Practical Spells, and the brand new The Weiser Book of the Fantastic and Forgotten.