Burdock is a biennial plant that is native to some parts of Europe, Asia and Africa, but it can also be found in some parts of North America. Though considered a weed by most, it is a useful healing plant and is even used in cooking. Burdock is associated with the power of the planet Venus, the zodiac signs Libra and Sagittarius and the element Water. It has been used as a fasting tea in some Indian traditions and as an aphrodisiac in China.
Burdock is considered a powerful herb.
It is best known for its cleansing, protective and uncrossing powers. It was used to protect homes and stables and is said to play a role in transfer magic. Burdock roots protect against evil and negativity when gathered when worn as small pieces that have been strung together on a red thread.
Used in protection incenses and for healing, especially the feet. Carry as a protection sachet or burn for purification of a room. Rinse with a root decoction for ridding oneself of a gloomy feeling about yourself or others.
Drying and scattering burdock around the house and placing it in amulets and in bowls of potpourri also help get rid of and ward off negativity.
Burdock will protect you, heal you, cleanse you, restore male nature & help with exorcism.
Burdock root tea should also be used to purify the altar once a year.
For protection, make a herbal bath to keep off jinxes and carry a burock root in a mojo bag (white colored) along with a selection of protective herbs.
Burdock root is also believed to enhance protective incense and spells when added.
To restore male nature if a man’s sex life has been fixed, steep pieces of burdock root in Olive Oil and use the oil as a genital scrub to restore power.
Herbs have been used from the beginning of time. Animals instinctively learned to use different plants for their own healing and strengthening. Man has also used herbs to treat his illnesses for thousands of years and the usage of herbs by humans has been documented in all major ancient civilizations. Many people, throughout the world, still continue to use herbs to benefit their lives. Herbalists believe that herbs put the body in tune with nature and scientific studies are being done into the folklore of herbal uses to help develop new therapeutic medicines.
In ancient times, herbalism was a mixture of medicine and magic. Herbs have been used in magical rituals for centuries by women and men alike and are one of the main tools of wizards and witches. Theirs has been a tradition of honoring and keeping the ancient ways of the use of herbs.
Approximately 1 oz.