Handmade and wrapped with copper & crystals by Anne Cheng from Gatineau. Made with Oak, Birch or Cedar wood.
The besom is a sacred ritual tool in witchcraft and is sacred to both the Goddess and God. The God by it's shape, the Goddess by the bristles, the binding cord and the shaft.
Oak - Oak wands bring vitality and long life. To the ancient Celtic people, oak was the protector, provider, benevolent king of the trees. Utilized as a healing wood, and grounded considering its strong connection to the earth.
Birch - Birch is an excellent wand for purifying and cleansing with grounding properties. This is a good wand to use while saging and other ritual work where you want to ensure negative energies are removed.
Cedar - Cedar represent purification, protection, incorruptibility and eternal life. Cedar is associated with power and longevity. When hung above a door it will repel negative energy and spirits.
Copper - copper has the ability to conduct spiritual energy back and forth between individuals, crystals, auras, the mind and the spirit world. It is also used for its healing properties in improving circulation of blood, increasing energy and detoxification of the body.
Citrine - Citrine is the stone of abundance and enhances the solar plexus chakra as well as cleansing the chakras. and opens our intuition. Citrine is the premier manifestation stone and is intended to assist you with being decisive, raising your self-esteem and self confidence. It also brings joy, wonder, delight and enthusiasm to our lives.
Moonstone - Moonstone is a stone of inner growth and strength.
It soothes emotional instability and stress, while also stabilizing our emotions and providing a calmness. Moonstone enhances intuition, promotes inspiration, success and good fortune in love and business matters.
Black Obsidian - Obsidian is known to be a truth-enhancing, strongly protective stone that forms a shield against negativity. It blocks psychic attack and absorbs negative energies from the environment. Obsidian draws out mental stress and tension. Obsidian is believed to aid in digestion and detoxify. It reduces arthritis pain, joint problems and cramps. It also warms the extremities.
*All crystals are attached to the wood by using balsam fir sap as the glue.
**All miniature besoms have a black deerskin tie on the end of the handle
***Does not include wooden tray in pictures