Short articles about the concepts, tools and language of animism. A good place to start.
Witchcraft is a part of my personal spiritual identity as a practitioner of Northern European animism. But is witchcraft animism?
Magical and animistic practices that are good starting points for people of Northern European descent: Working with local or ancestral
Foundation in Animism is a free 12 week email course aimed at introducing the essential tools and principles for authentic
Protection is another umbrella term; it covers all the animist practices that can help us reinforce, heal and recover our
Spirit communication is an umbrella term for animist practices that involve… you guessed it, communicating with spirits. Spirit communication can
Folk magic is what happens when animist methods like ceremony, craft, altar work and working with spirit helpers are combined.
Depossession encompasses the methods to remove a harmful, intrusive spirit from a host’s energy system. It is is very specific
Journeying, also known as shamanic journeying, is the Western name for the practice of spirit flight that is found in
Animism is as diverse as it is potent. There are no laws, rules or dogma that apply across animism, and
Animism goes far beyond what our language can tell. We can catch glimpses of it in art, poetry, music and
Energy healing is a practice that many animist practitioners use in various forms, from modern reiki and acupunture, to the
Extraction is a practice for removing harmful energy, emotion and thoughts. It's found in many animist traditions around the world.
Initiation is an ancient practice that marks a transition point in a practitioner’s life with ceremony and symbolism. Initiations can
Trance is an animist practice that shifts our mental states so that we can access different ways of thinking