Star Anise Organic Whole Loose Spice Magickal Aspects
(Illicutn verum) G (Illicum verum only)
Magickal Aspects: Psychic Powers & Luck
Chakras: Third Eye (6th Chakra) / Crown (7th Chakra)
Star Anise, also known as Chineses Anise, is widely regarded as a magickal spice. The star shape of this magickal component is a key indicator of its magickal aspects and reverence in magickal communities all over the world.
Carry whole Star Anise in a bag to ward off the Evil Eye. Star Anise may bring good luck in Love, Money, and Health Matters through Powerful Visions. Drink Star Anise tea before performing divination. You may also place a dish of Star Anise on your altar or burn it as incense before reading to induce Psychic Vision allowing you to be more effective during acts of divination.
Starr Anise can strengthen our dreams and your linking to spirit. It helps summon or bring forth your spirit-body to bring clarity to a situation, helping you “see” past the cloud of your current view. It is believed that the familiar taste of licorice is what helps this transition. Star Anise helps you out of the mundane mindset and shifts you into a more spiritual or ritual-ready state of mind. The shape of Star Anise is, of course, a star. Stars are widely used in witchcraft and Wicca to create safety where the Witch is protected during various workings.
Health Benefits of Star Anise
A compound with strong antiviral capabilities called Shikimic acid is found in Star Anise. Star Anise is packed with this unique component making this spice a powerful tool for combating viruses like the cold and flu. Because of its power, the demand for Star Anise is on the rise as pharmaceutical companies use it to create new medicines. Some research suggests the essential oil of star anise may treat other types of viral infections, like herpes.
Another essential nutrient found in Star Anise is flavonoid anethole. This compound is responsible for the spice’s distinct flavor. Besides flavor, this compound appears to offer potent antifungal benefits. Some agricultural research shows that Star Anise may inhibit the growth of pathogenic fungi in some edible crops.
In some studies, Star Anise can inhibit bacterial growth related to many common illnesses. Some research has revealed that Star Anise is as effective as antibiotics against various drug-resistant pathogenic bacteria.
Packaged in gusseted bags. Store tightly sealed in a dark, cool, dry place for up to 6 months.