Merry meet and merry greet to all!
Thank you once again to those who joined in for last week’s Weekly Witchy Challenge- Of the Element Fire
After letting our magick burn brightly in fiery ways, the element challenges continue by digging in deep.
The theme for this week’s challenge is…
Of the Element Earth
By examining and incorporating the steady and foundational qualities of earth, we can enhance our magick in earthen ways
This week’s challenge is all exploring the benefits and uses of the element earth.
Are you ready? It’s… CHALLENGE TIME!
STEP 1 : Earth Magick :
A quick note:
Different practices may define what constitutes as “Earth” in different ways. Some may use this category very broadly, while others may separate into “Wood”, “Metal”, “Life” or other elemental categories.
For this challenge, you are invited to explore what the Earth element means to you and your unique practice!
There are so many possible ways to use the qualities of earth in your magick. Here are just a few suggestions to help get you started:
Learn about the qualities of earth
The Spells8 Earth Elemental page is a great place find your footing with this element:
Practicing with the Earth
Green magick and practicing in harmony with nature are wonderful ways to draw on this element. Here are few paths to consider exploring:
Earth is the element of abundance and wealth- a great force to draw on to invite financial success!
Find earth correspondences
Crystals , horoscopes , animals , and herbs are just a few of the things that can be tied to elements. Consider looking into your favorite tools to find which things draw on the energy of earth.
Working with earth
Here are some additional earth-based spells and rituals you might consider:
- Silverbear’s Elemental Earth Oil
… And more!
Feel free to let your creativity take root with this challenge
STEP 3 : Share Your Experience
No matter how you choose to tackle this challenge, you must share your experience!
- Your experience learning about or using the qualities of earth in your magickal practice
For your entry to be counted, please write about your experience in the comments below and/or create a new post in the forums.
If you create a new post, please tag the challenge by adding a hyperlink back to this post - thank you!
This challenge will close in 6 DAYS
To join in, please share your experience by:
2021-02-16T06:00:00Z CET (Central European Time Zone)
For their efforts, all participants will receive a special shout-out and the a small prize!
Acknowledgments will be given in a Props and Presents Post that will appear in the forums on Tuesday.
After the challenge closes, you are still very welcome to post but please be aware that no additional prizes will be given.
A warm reminder that all challenges are designed to be very open- everyone is encouraged to participate in a way that reflects their unique practice
If you have any doubts about if something is acceptable to post or say, please double-check with the Forum FAQ and/or reach out to a moderator.
For those new to challenges, know that these activities are designed to help you further diversify and strengthen your abilities and to bring together the Spells8 forum family to inspire and support one another in creative ways
Strong and steady, Earth is a solid foundation or an unmovable blockade- will you use its power to sprout and grow, or feel the catastrophic force of a landslide?