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Hecate: The queen of all witches

Who Is Hecate?

Hecate, also spelt 'Hekate', is a goddess in ancient Greek religion and Greek mythology. However, it may come as a shock to learn that the idea of Hecate actually predates the establishment of the Greek pantheon of gods and goddesses. Before Greek mythology became popular in Ancient Greece, other ancient cultures worshipped 'mother goddesses' who were associated with fertility, Earth, and other aspects of nature.
Magickal symbols written in an old magic book

Magickal Symbols: What Are They?

Magickal, or magic, symbols are believed to have a specific meaning or power in both magical and spiritual practices. But what's really fascinating about these symbols is that they have been around for centuries! Some magickal symbols even date as far back as prehistoric cave paintings and medieval grimoires.
Two of the Pendle Hill witches

The History Of The Pendle Hill Witches

Our spooky saga of the Pendle Hill Witches begins in the early 17th century. In 1612, one of - if not the most - famous witch trials in the UK took place near Pendle Hill, in Lancashire, England. Pendle Hill is also known as Penhul. Over the years, this event has been called the "Lancashire Witch Trials" or the "Pendle Witch Trial".
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What the UK Believes About Witchcraft

A figure in black riding a broomstick through the night sky is a classic image from stories throughout history. But how true are these representations of witches? We’re exploring how the UK feels about witchcraft and what they believe it all means. Working from answers from 1,007 respondents, we get a much clearer understanding of how Britons think and feel about witchcraft beliefs.
Ingredients for a love spell

Do Magic Spells Work?

Do you need a professional witch to cast a spell for you? If so, you have come to the right place. Here at SpiritShack, we have a team of independent witches who are happy to help with any of your spell casting needs. Once you have purchased the magic spells you need. We will pass your contact information on to one of our witches.
Witch performing love spells at her alter

Love Spells – The Ultimate Guide, The Basics and Beyond

In this ultimate guide to love spells, we will teach you the basics and beyond. We will take an in-depth look at the materials needed. And how to craft and cast the spell. And read the signs from the universe and other tips and tricks. By the end of this article, you will have all the tools and knowledge to cast simple yet powerful love spells that work.
A witch dressed up for Halloween

Why Are Witches Associated With Halloween?

Witches are one of the most common entities associated with Halloween. When you think of a witch, it’s common to think of an old, crouched over, a hook-nosed woman who’s stirring a big steaming cauldron brewing a potion. But where does this image come from? Have you ever wondered where this image of the witch started and the history behind witches? Thousands of years ago, peoples lives were a lot more primitive than the luxury we know today.