ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Petitioning Asclepius For Healing Magick

Updated on May 9, 2018

Asclepius is a Greek God who rules over healing. His emblem is associated with medicine today. He carries a staff which is entwined with a snake. He is the son of Apollo. They are both considered healers.

Asclepius had 5 daughters. Some of them seem very logically associated with a deity of healing and medicine. Aceso (Healing Process), Iaso (Recuperation), Panacea (Universal Remedy) , Aglaea (Splendor), and Hygieia (Hygiene).

Mythology

Asclepius had his mother die before he was born. There are various myths In Greek mythology. We are going to explore one of them. They can often provide conflicting accounts of what happened. Sometimes a deity will be attributed as the son of more than one God. Asclepius is most frequently said to be the son of Apollo. There are 2 popular versions of the story. The most popular account attributes Asclepius' birth to Coroni.

A crow informs Apollo that Coroni has wedded Ischys. Angered by this information Apollo curses the crow and changes his coloring from white to black. Apollo kills Coroni. She is burned on a funeral pyre. Inside her womb Asclepius is ripped out and rescued. Apollo takes Asclepius to Chiron. Chiron is a satyr who would be known to astrologers as the last bridging planet to other galaxies.

Chiron raises Asclepius. He is taught the ways of healing and hunting.

Berkanan Rune
Berkanan Rune

Magical Working

When you are in need of healing Asclepius is an appropriate God to evoke. You may petition him to help you get through a medical issue. There are many ways to do this. We are going to perform a very simple healing rite.

You will need:

Lemongrass Essential Oil

Yellow Pillar Candle

Self Igniting Charcoal

Parchment

Lavender Herb

Ink

Quill

Relaxing Music

Quartz Crystal

This spell is very simple. You merely burn the herbs and essential oil to create an atmosphere which will put you into the right mental state. The candle can be lit and meditated upon. You can carve a sigil appropriate to this working into the wax. Whenever I do this kind of spell work I use sigils associated with the Runic alphabet. This is because Runes are very easy to carve into wax. Spend some time writing about the issue you wish to receive healing about. There is a quartz crystal which you can use to help you feel better. I have used this technique for more than a year to help myself when I am not feeling well. In my life I have a quartz point which cost about $25 to purchase at a store downtown. This healing crystal was worth the investment of $25. Quartz helps strengthen our bio-magnetic field. It helps us shield off negative outside influences. I use my quartz crystal anytime the pain in my body is too intense. When I am in need of sleep I will hold the quartz crystal to keep away stressful thoughts.

When you are ready to write your feelings out you might wish to have music on in the background. You can write about the circumstances surrounding your illness. I always write until I feel an emotional release. This is when I decide to stop writing when it is for a healing purpose. You might wish to write about what you would like to see happen. Healing can be different for various people. You might wish to describe what this wonderful health would feel like once you attain it. Depending on how serious your illness is, you might want to look at how wonderful your life would be once you are released from your suffering. If it is a life threatening illness you might write about you beating the odds of your condition and how inspiring it would be to survive.

Quartz Crystal Points

In my own personal healing quartz crystals have played a big role. I use quartz frequently. It has worked the best for me. Many people have advised me to use different stones when I tell them what my problems are. Sometimes the stone that works the best for us is not the one which people would recommend. This is significant in my personal journey. Quartz is one of the best stones out there. I like it because it resembles ice and it has a very cooling influence. With my illness I feel an excessive heat inside my body. I like quartz the best.

Video On Asclepius and Greek Mythology

This is a video which discusses Asclepius.

New Guestbook Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)