The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook has ratings and 23 reviews. Cultural psychologist and root worker Denise Alvarado, who grew up in New Orleans, draws. All artwork and photography is by Denise Alvarado or in the public domain. Other books by this author: The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook. A Guide to Serving the. 1 Nov The Paperback of the Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook by Denise Alvarado at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.
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Red Wheel Weiser Conari Imprint: This question contains spoilers… view spoiler [how do i begin to read this book? Cultural psychologist and root worker Denise Alvarado, who grew up in New Orleans, draws from a lifetime of recipes and spells learned from family, friends, and local practitioners. Alvarado also provides us with a partial list of the 10, plus Catholic saints that play a part in Voodoo, many of whom have corresponding Loas and purposes.
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Book review: Denise Alvarado’s *The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook*
This book has wonderfully informative charts and is spe,lbook good reference book to have on hand for distinguishing which herbs and oils have different purposes with hoodoo. I create art and describe my life experiences as a Creole woman growing up in the Hoodoo capitol of the World, New Orleans, Louisiana.
This is a hooeoo But after voovoo hoodoo for about years, my opinion has done a complete To ask other readers questions about The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbookplease sign up. The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbookis a rich compendium of more than authentic Voodoo and Hoodoo recipes, rituals, and spells for love, justice, gambling luck, prosperity, health, and success. The major downside to this This book has wonderfully informative charts and is a good reference book to have on hand for distinguishing which herbs and oils have different purposes with hoodoo.
Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook
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I look forward to reading more by this Author. View all 3 comments. Subjects New Age Nonfiction. No magical workspace is complete without it! Voodoo, hoodoo, and Santeria terms are used interchangeably.
Click here to learn more about this month’s sponsor! The remainder of the book, a good three-quarters left, covers the various materia Overall, a book that offers information about the saints, spirits, and traditional work that is common to New Orleans Voodoo, and Hoodoo work. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.
Interesting, though I only really read the first half and browsed through the 2nd half with all the spells and stuff. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Mar 29, L. Mar 11, Kouzen Zaka rated it it was amazing.
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Jul 18, Rachel McBain rated it it was ok Shelves: While hoodoo does include some minerals such as clear quartz, lodestones, and pyrite, the use of gemstones is not a traditional hoodoo practice.
Stop turning hoodoo into a shiny, exotic new plaything whenever your tired of your current magical practice. However, Alvarado intertwines her work with the history of New Orleans and a discussion of the impact the African diaspora has had on that region and its magic.
Well, as the author of the book I am most biased. Reviews “A triumph of painstaking and meticulous research. As with all books of this nature, you get from them what you need! Denise Alvarado captures that flavor perfectly in The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook because she has long been immersed in its magic and culture.
You could not ask for a better introduction to Voodoo, hoodoo, gris gris or conjure than Denise Alvarado’s The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook. The Voodoo Doll Spellbook: Mar 20, Melissa rated it did not like it Recommended to Melissa by: She references some great books for additional reading. It is not a tourist-tempting hodgepodge of phony recipes but a serious compilation of authentic rituals, spells, and instructions gathered by a ‘root worker’ who grew up in the area.
There is interesting research in the book.
Interesting, but I’m confused by and spellbook in the content. The author grew up in New Orleans and Mississippi, and learned the art directly from the source.
The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook
She traces the history of the African-based folk magic brought by slaves to New Orleans, and shows how it evolved over time to include influences from Native American spirituality, Catholicism, and Pentecostalism.
Johnny Wimmer rated it it was amazing Apr 30, Along the way, Voodoo has incorporated Native American rituals, Catholic beliefs, and even European yoodoo magic. Instead of presenting hoodoo ‘as is’, the author has decided to dice up, water down, and sweeten both the historical aspects of hoodoo as well as it’s applications. The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook is a rich compendium of more than authentic Voodoo and Hoodoo recipes, rituals, and spells for love, justice, gambling luck, prosperity, health, and success.
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Find out more about OverDrive accounts. Along with her words, enjoy Denise’s beautiful artwork. More about Denise Alvarado. I don’t understand why-out of all the known ways to empower a gree gree bag- the author chose to share this one. She shares her research into folklore collections and 19th- and 20th- century formularies along with her own magical arts.