There is a lot of confusion about the simple pentacle - what it is, what it means, and how it is used in Wicca. What is a Pentagram vs a Pentacle? Often used interchangeably, there actually is a difference between the two terms: Pentagram and Pentacle. A pentagram is a 5 pointed star and literally … Continue reading The Magic of the Pentacle – What is a Pentacle?
Though ancient beyond belief and occurring in indigenous iconographies all over the world, the Pentagram has become the symbol of magic and Witchcraft. A five-pointed star enclosed within a circle, it is used for invocation, banishing, protection, and as a recognition symbol. Witches will often have a small Pentagram about them, just as Christians will wear a … Continue reading The Rantin’ Raven: The Riddle of the Pentagram BY DANA CORBY