Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves
Bay Leaves

Bay Leaves

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(Laurus nobilis)

Bay Leaf has been used in spells of protection, wisdom, psychic powers, healing, purification, strength and clairvoyance.

Bay leaves have always been considered a symbol of honor. The word "baccalaureate" means berries of laurel. They were given to physicians to impart to them the wisdom of the gods Apollo and Aesculapius who are associated with healing. The leaves were also known to induce prophetic dreams. Thus, the priestesses of Apollo chewed the leaves with that purpose.

Magical Uses:
Bay leaves are used in clairvoyances and wisdom brews. They are used to decorate in Yule. The leaves are placed beneath the pillow to induce prophetic dreams. They have traditionally been burned to promote visions. It is a very protective herb. It is worn as an amulet to ward off evil.  The leaves are added to water that is used in rituals for purification. Bay leaves are burned with sandalwood to remove curses. It is used as an amulet for strength to athletes and people that compete. Wishes are written on the leaves and then burned.

Associations:
Sun, Element Fire, Maculine

Deities: Apollo, Ceres, Eros, Aesculapius, Faunus

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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