A Spell to See
To see spirits, old European grimoires recommend mixing together aloe, pepper,
and saffron and burning this in a cemetery. You can adapt this for other
locations (like those in
which the spirit lived) by adding a bit of sweet grass or tobacco to a specially
Create the incense on the anniversary of the death of the individual you wish to
This is then burned at 11 am, in the safety of a magic circle that also holds
to connect you to the entity. An incantation to encourage the spirit's presence
"Guardians of the Spirit realm, hear and guide my plea.
When the witching hour rings true, bring my friend (loved one, etc.) ____ to me.
Other souls who hear my call are not welcome in this place.
Only the one known as _____ may enter sacred space."
Repeat the request three times, twenty minutes apart, then wait quietly for
a presence. Signs include the scent of flowers or a favored cologne, a cool
wind, movement of curtains, and candles going out or twitching
Once you feel sure the spirit is with you, do not make it tarry overly long.
Take care of your business, say farewell, and thank the guardians for