Honoring Nipsey & Our Ancestors
BAY LAUREL: - Communicating with the dead, protection, triumph, A must for funeral wreaths.
BIRCH: Rebirth. Renewal
CEDAR: Prosperity, Purification.
CYPRESS: Endings. Karma cycles are over
FRANKINCENSE: Purification, Spiritual Transformation.
GARLIC: Protection for negative energies
HOLLY: Renewal, Resurrection.
IVY: Rebirth, Celebration.
LAVENDER: Memories, Peace.
LEMON BALM: - Immortality, happiness; used in a tea for emotional cleansing and uplifting.
MINT: Joy, Good in tea to bring restful sleep for the grieving
MUGWORT: Inner Sight
MYRRH: Healing, Purification, Protection, Used in Mummifying.
OAK: Strength. Renewal of the soul, healing of wounds (unfinished business)
PARSLEY: - Good luck in here after; decorating tombs, altars to the dead
PERIWINKLE: Immortality, " Flower of the Dead, " Placed on graves.
ROSEMARY: - Friendship, purification, happiness; tossed into open graves " for remembrance, " burned as incense, carried in funeral processions, to aid the dead in finding their way.
ROSES: Love Purification.Protection
ROWAN WOOD AND BERRIES: Protection.
RUE: Karmic Completion.
SAGE: Wisdom, Purification.
WILLOW: Releases, Cleansing.
YARROW: Protection, Healing.
YEW: Immortality, endings; once planted in graveyards to protect bodies of the departed.
Use these herbs to dress a white candle with honey, our place these herbs in a mojo bag and place inside casket or pour over burial grounds. You can also use these to decorate the alter.
Herbal Medicine throughout generations and cultures have had major impacts in our lives as we study them we become closer to source.
BURNING ANCESTOR MONEY OR JOSS PAPERS!
This is commonly found in Asia traditions like Buddhism, Taoist and Hindu. Burning Ancestors is something that my ancestors loveeee! I always feel most fruitful and abundant the weeks that I feed my ancestors and offer them Ancestor money or Joss Papers. Theses are symbolic in the Heavenly Banks by burning ancestor money essentially we are paying there way through the next cycle and also gifting them abundance, because we live in a would that honors the law of correspondence or as above so below we too are increased and blessed this is a great method to gaining prosperity