The Magic of the Pentacle – What is a Pentacle?

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?

The Rantin’ Raven: The Riddle of the Pentagram BY DANA CORBY

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