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Unread post by Miss Aida » Mon Jun 13, 2016 8:35 pm

Hello, FairyGodWitch ,

I am not an astrologer. But, I only worry abut Eclipses and mercury in Retrograde.

Sometimes, I get concerned about Venus in retrograde for love spells. But, not everything else. And my spells still work

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Unread post by aniviel » Sat Aug 27, 2016 3:40 am

Unaware of the Mercury Retrograde and its affects, I have been working for communication these last few days. Including ordering 3x Mercury candles (and Attraction and Influence) to be burnt at MISC.
The Mercury candles have only just been ordered a few days ago.

Will it be worth calling and asking if they can burn all three at once so they all start before the retrograde? Or seeing as it's a run and they're currently being burnt one after the other and generally the work had started before the retrograde (I believe they already lit the first candle) it should still be okay?
Reading through this now has got me quite worried. The person I'm working on will be leaving the workplace just as the retrograde finishes so working on him after won't be as helpful (since as I have no means to contact him).

EDIT: Sorry I have only just seen this post. So I suppose in this case the 3x Mercury vigils can actually help me continue the Attraction/Influence work I had started before the retrograde..

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Unread post by Miss Aida » Sat Aug 27, 2016 6:52 pm

Hello, lalyil ,

You just asked this question on a different thread and I had answered you.

PLEASE only post your question one time. This is double posting and against the forum rules.

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Unread post by Ladee » Tue Aug 30, 2016 1:18 pm

Since Mercury Retrograde lasts 3 weeks, do energies slow down during this time since no spells are to be performed and no candles are to be lit for communication and love? What can be done to at least attempt to keep things strong between yourself and your target? I know these things aren't always guaranteed but I thought I'd ask since I am not knowledgeable about it.

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Unread post by Miss Aida » Wed Aug 31, 2016 7:43 am

Hello, Ladee ,

Miss cat says that reconciliation spells can be performed during retrograde.

Also, it NEVER hurts to perform Novenas during this time. I can't imagine that God or a Saint would say: "Well, Mercury is in Retrograde so I can't answer your prayers".

So I always recommend this as being a perfect time for Novenas or just prayers to God or the Saints

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Unread post by Ladee » Wed Aug 31, 2016 10:57 am

Thank you, Miss Aida.

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Unread post by dreamweaver » Mon Sep 05, 2016 12:50 pm

Does anyone have any thoughts on working spells for causing arguments and disagreements during mercury retrograde? Its not a new target so I'm thinking the retrograde might add to the effects.

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Unread post by Miss Aida » Mon Sep 05, 2016 5:10 pm

Hello, dreamweaver ,

Yes, many people do this type of work during mercury in retrograde.

Wishing you great success

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Unread post by magicmurphy » Wed Mar 15, 2017 10:17 am

Hi All -

Doc Murphy here.

Ok, i gotta question: Venus is Retrograde right now. There's a lot here in this thread about magic during a Mercury Retrograde, but what about when Venus is Retrograde? Is there information in the hoodoo tradition about this troubling transit?

Disclosure:
1.i'm having love troubles again (what else, right?)
2. Venus is Ret in my birth chart; i typically have my best love luck during this transit, but this one's the worst ever..my sweetie is mired in his memories of loves past (abuse & pain), and he's grown afraid of a future with me...i guess that shouldnt be surprising during this transit, but man...this is awful right now..
3. What are any of your opinions about doing magic of any kid during Venus Retrograde, especially love & reconciliation magic? Have any of you had good results? Bad rezults? No results?
4. If i did decide to to love magic during this transit, what should i be wary of? What should i try to do, and to avoid? Should i leave it to a professional?

I'd appreciate feedback on this - i feel i should do something, but i also feel just frozen and immobilized magically.. i have a reading set for saturday with my wonderful AIRR friend on specifics, but i am interested to hear what others of you think of magic during this transit.

Thank you all for being here.

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Unread post by Sister Jean » Wed Mar 15, 2017 11:10 am

Hello magicmurphy,

If you scroll up through the previous pages of this thread, you'll find a post from Miss Cat that address that very question!
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Unread post by magicmurphy » Wed Mar 15, 2017 12:11 pm

Sweet! Thanks! (Couldn't scroll earlier, was on a phone.)

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Update after scrolling and reading: Well, I guess that answers that...
I guess I light a St. Jude candle and pray it isn't hopeless..

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Unread post by Ravenlove » Wed Aug 16, 2017 7:27 pm

Hello!!

Hoping I'm posting this in the right place.

I have two on-going spells that are worked weekly. One is a dolly (that I just repaired) and the other is a skull.

I did a quickie divination after the repair to see if all was clear and working (it previously was very potent) and was thinking of adding something that came to me in a dream.

M my question is will Merc. Retrograde effect divination, and or my regular weekly workings? They are for love.

I read through the posts but couldn't quite find the answers.

Thankyou, as always!

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Unread post by Ravenlove » Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:24 am

Hello,

This may seem silly, but I am planning on doing a cleansing/uncrossing and then love bath during Merc. Retrograde, mostly focusing on the phases of the waxing moon (Uncrossing) into the Waxing (Love). I am going to burn some Mercury Incense to raise the vibrations a bit.

Can I do this bath set and be okay, or will I have to repeat the entire process once Mercury goes direct?

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Unread post by Miss Athena » Fri Aug 18, 2017 6:00 am

Hi Ravenlove,

You can continue any work you started before retrograde, but avoid initiating any new spells until after Mercury goes direct again. Cleansing and protection should be done on a regular basis so you would be OK to keep that work going even at this time.

Do not start love spells now. Wait until retrograde is over.

I hope this helps. Good luck.
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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:53 am

Stimulated by the questions and comments about Mercury Retrograde Oil that appeared on a friend's timeline last night, i wrote a rather lengthy (you were warned!) take on what it is and why some astrologers might make and use it. Nothing for sale, no illustrations, and no product endorsements -- just an old astrologer's opinion offered freely to the world.

http://luckymojo.com/mercuryretrogradeoil.html
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Unread post by Honeybeelight » Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:11 am

On today's solar eclipse: Miss Cat, I read what you wrote, and I would not dream of doing anything during the solar eclipse. Just about every culture in the world stops everything and waits in awe. Heck, that's what our modern supposedly non-superstitious culture is doing right now.

I'm just wondering how long to wait on the honey jar this evening. You said "several hours either side," so I was hoping that maybe catching some of the new moon this evening (@ 6 pm PST, or six hours after it's over) would be ok. Who knows, my guts may know better than I do when it comes time. I can wait until Wednesday if it's safer.

Or, in other words, the dragon will have pooped out the sun by then and the sweepers will have put it on the compost heap, and perhaps it will be reasonable to worry about Skippy and other more earthly affairs.
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Unread post by Sister Jean » Mon Aug 21, 2017 11:57 am

Hello Honeybeelight,

I think six hours counts as a solid "several hours," so I think you'd be fine to start your spellwork then. Good luck to you in your work!
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Unread post by Honeybeelight » Mon Aug 21, 2017 7:22 pm

Thank you, Sister Jean. Ultimately, that is what I did, but first, after the eclipse, I lit a white candle to my Guardian Angel, prayed, and was thankful. I went off and out of the house and did other things for several hours. So that made a nice, clear line, or at least I hoped so.
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Unread post by JAD82017 » Thu Aug 24, 2017 10:21 am

I know love spells should not be started during mercury retrograde but I was wondering if vinegar jars could be started during this time. Thank you :)

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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Thu Aug 24, 2017 11:03 am

JAD82017 --

Matters of "should" and "should not" are by no means universal, but if one follows the symbolism of astrology as a timing device in spell-casting (and i presume one would not be posting in this thread if one did not), then i would say that spells of diminishment of any kind might well be started during a Mercury Retrograde -- BUT, alas, when Mercury turns Direct, they will be undone again. In other words, they would be short-term spells of reversal.
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Unread post by Sapmoss » Tue Aug 29, 2017 11:34 pm

Thank you Miss Cat I much appreciated your writing on Mercury Retrograde...why some people may not believe in it...why others might try to have an open mind to it...
Unfortunately as you know Candelo now recently replied online on the WWW for everyone to hear his version of events...I loved Cat 's posting and it reflected my experience and understanding. However a certain radio show host thought it wise to respond with more of what was alarming...people "playing victim " etc ....Much twisting of facts to point of defamation. When a person raising the alarm of a form of bullying is branded as such...I ask where does that reasoning end, Bullying is just that and often occurs in front the online world to see. Further public bullying and threats only prove my point. Isnt there a better way to proceed?

We have floods in Texas and nonsense in Neo Nazis fronts in much of the world since esp Trump ...it helps if we stand together...causing this dissension
with slander and misrepresentation is no help to anyone. Bury it and lets move on. Not to mention this matter just proved many peoples points that Mercury Retrograde is indeed a force to be dealt with ...most unfortunately...Miscommunication and misrepresentation...If I never believed it before now I surely would after watching this.

It proved the point that Mercury Retrograde is real...and what astrologers say are its realities...in fact are indeed ..reality...sadly. This whole affair esp on radio show Candelos Corner proved it true. Now may we move on understanding in the future, Public slander only proves that Mercury Retrograde is true. It doesn't help your cause. Let us move on

Now lets move on to healing and understanding... As I hope I have soon,
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Unread post by mars84 » Fri Sep 01, 2017 7:40 am

I need to redo an influence skull spell and start some love work. Is there an amount of time one should wait to start spells after retrograde? Some astrologers say the influence of the retro is still strong the day it goes direct (like upcoming date of 9/5). And the advice varies from 2 days to 2 weeks after. Is there a shadow period to avoid with spells or can we start day of?

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Unread post by Miss Aida » Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:39 pm

Hello, mars84,

That's a great astrological question and I don't know the answer (as I am not an astrologer)

BUT my personal rule of thumb is to wait 2 days of direct until I start performing spells.

My first spell will be Sept 7.

I haven't had any problems through the years

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Unread post by JAD82017 » Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:51 am

I can't find the post I read about lighting a candle at certain times to draw something to you. I THINK it said from midnight-6am to draw to you & then 6pm-midnight to remove things but I'm not certain. Can someone confirm this for me?

If it is in fact midnight-6am then I have a follow up question.. I ordered skull candles from LM a couple months ago but never used them, I want to now though since I'll be seeing my target in a few short weeks. I read that skull candles should be done at night when the person is asleep because their defenses are down. My target doesn't go to sleep until 5:30/6 in the MORNING. Which is why I'm wondering about the spell timing. Is it okay to begin my skull at like 5:45 and let it run past 6 when I know that he will be asleep & I could better influence him.

I know you have to adapt to your situation and that there aren't any hard rules on how work "should" or "shouldn't" be done but I still like asking those of you that are more experienced.

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Unread post by Miss Aida » Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:18 pm

Hello, JAD82017

That's because you're in the wrong subforum! LOL

Find your answers here:

spell-timing-time-of-day-or-night-clock ... 11842.html

And Miss cat gives detailed explanations of nothing being written in stone when it comes to timing

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Unread post by JAD82017 » Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:00 pm

Miss Aida,

Oh my goodness! I'm so sorry, I didn't even notice it was Eclipse & Retro... I saw Spell timing and just jumped lol. I'm so sorry. Thank you so much for your help!

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Unread post by Love_Muse » Fri Dec 15, 2017 5:13 pm

Hello all,

I know we're still in retrograde through the 22nd I believe so I am NOT doing any spells or working like that during this time. I did want to ask about herb baths and oiling though. It may be a silly question but I am going to a mingling, networking event on Sunday and I wanted to take an Attraction bath and use some attraction oils also. Is that fine? I didn't know if attraction baths are okay since technically I am asking to "attract." Thanks for your help!

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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Sat Dec 16, 2017 12:19 am

Every Mercury retrograde is played out in different signs against a different backdrop of planets in motion -- and every Mercury retrograde affects different people differently, depending on their own natal horoscopes. Performing spells is not forbidden during periods of Mercury retrograde, but be careful to keep communication clear and understandable.
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Unread post by Love_Muse » Sat Dec 16, 2017 2:06 pm

Thank you Miss Cat! I appreciate your response. I will be sure to pay attention to that while interacting with people! :-)

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Unread post by neonwaosy » Tue Dec 26, 2017 1:06 am

Hello all,
Please I have an eclipse bottle water that I left opened outside on the eclipse day. I don't know why I did but I believe it may aid in some ritual work but I just don't know if it's better for positive or negative work. I don't mind any ideas or suggestions.
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Unread post by Sister Jean » Tue Dec 26, 2017 2:42 pm

Hello neonwaosy,

I learned from Miss Aida not to do spells during an eclipse, as she says in this post:

general-honey-sugar-sweet-jar-questions ... se#p376236

So I'm not sure that eclipse water would be good for anything magically, sorry!
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Unread post by neonwaosy » Fri Dec 29, 2017 8:48 pm

Okay.. Thank you Sister Jean

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Unread post by mastersirius678 » Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:45 am

I wasn't sure where to post this but as my recent order was sachet powders, I'm posting it here.

Mercury Retrograde is coming, it will happen on July 25th and ends Aug 19th, we are also in the middle of Mars Retrograde.

My question is, what combination of sachet powders do you all think that can help with reversing the bad effects of Mercury Retrograde? I see you guys sells planet themed powders, so maybe Mercury+Clarity+Protection?

For those of you who are unfamilier with this, Mercury Retrograde is a 3 week period that Mercury will be seen in the sky as going backwards, astronomers can confirm this with a telescope but says that is it, but astrologers knows that the energy this brings feels very real. During this period, people go crazy, some might have violent thoughts, some might have memory loss, people also become more than happy to argue with you, electronics go haywire, and not a good time to sign any contracts, as well as theft. I have personally witnessed some effects, for example, if you all remember the Charlottesville violence in the news last year, that actually happened right during Mercury Station Retrograde. You guys can do a bit research on that. During this period, your computer, smartphone, internet, will be slow, and might crash. My computer crashed a few times during Mercury Retrograde even when it works fine during Mercury Direct days. I personally observed that this is also a period of time with bad weather.

However, this is not all bad, Mercury Retrograde also is a good time to slow down and finish existing plans and projects. You can use this time to reflect on your past, good time to unplug and go into the wild.

I have days that I wish Mercury wasn't retrograde, but this is something that happens naturally every couple of months, the only thing you can do is either embrace it and brace through it, or use some sort of magic protection to fend off its energy when you need it. If this can be done with sachet powders, I would have dust myself with the powder on a mercury retrograde day to feel like nothing had happened as long as I have the powder on me. Then clean myself when I don't need it anymore.

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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:03 pm

masterfu678 --

Yes, Mercury, Clarity, and Protection would be a nice combination. If you were Catholic, you might add Saint Expedite products, as he is the most Mercurial of the saints.

Thanks for attesting to your understanding of Mercury Retrograde -- my experiences have been similar. My all time favourite was when Mercury went stationary retrograde, my office manager, Susie said, "Hey, cat, can you explain Mercury Retrograde to me?" and i said, "Sure..." and right then, the office printer burst into flames. I kid you not -- THAT was classic.
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Unread post by mastersirius678 » Wed Jul 25, 2018 7:57 am

So this is where I post this kind of stuff huh, thank you for moving it. Still getting used to this forum.

Well, today is another station retrograde, and I have to go to work, I wonder what wonderful shitty things are going to happen.

I haven't gotten that kind of things yet. But from my own observations, everytime mercury rx happens, my work place is down. I do classified intelligence work and deals with military drones everyday, everytime when mercury went rx, on top of my coworkers going nuts, and computers (lots of them) getting problem, the drones will also experience either mechanical issues, electrical issues, or can't take off due to bad weather. It is good for us, as we get to go home early.

Also, not related to mercury rx, we are also in mars rx. When it was still in pre-shadow, I fell off my bicycle, slided against hard concrete with my left palm and right elbow, it cut both open and made me bled a lot. I also saw a lot of people accidentally cut themselves during this period, either trying to cut stuff, or sharpening the blade.

But yea, next time, I'm ordering those. Can't deal with the stuff it brings sometimes.

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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Wed Jul 25, 2018 8:40 am

masterfu678 --

So here is my news from the trenches:

Mercury went stationary retrograde today and our electrician, who is conducting a long-standing wiring upgrade to our property, showed up for work at 9:00 AM and said, "I'm cutting electricity to the barn today for four hours." No warning, just deal with it. Oh, joy.
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Unread post by mastersirius678 » Thu Jul 26, 2018 10:34 am

lol, and yea, remember when I said military drones not taking off due to bad weather? Yesterday it happened again, three of them not taking off due to extreme bad weather in the middle east. Like clockwork.

I also saw a news article on Foxnews.com about mercury retrograde. However, it is one of those naysayer articles telling you stuff from views of astronomers, I guess we do have to wait till 2023 for Pluto in Aquarius for people to fully grasp the true concept of astrology.

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masterfu678,

2023, eh? It's a hope!
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Unread post by peterwilliams623 » Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:03 pm

Hello everyone,

I've made a Money Drawing hand wash to be added to shampoos and soaps using LM's Money drawing Bath Crystals and bottled water (bottle water because it is so convenient of a container).

It's been sitting un-strained for three days on my alter and was planning to strain it for use today, but tomorrow is a full moon eclipse and I'd like to use the moon to strengthen my wash, but don't know about the effects of the eclipse. Would that add strength or would the eclipse take strength away from my wash since it is covering the full moon?

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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Thu Jul 26, 2018 3:32 pm

An eclipse is a good time to end something, but not to begin something.
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Unread post by peterwilliams623 » Thu Jul 26, 2018 3:35 pm

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Unread post by mastersirius678 » Sat Jul 28, 2018 12:58 am

So I live in Virginia and we go a really bad storm today. Thunder and lighting and it was raining sideways. This never happened during normal mercury direct days, even if it rained, it only drizzles or light rains. Plus, majority of the East Coast in the south are placed on flash flood warning.

and people still thinks mercury retrograde doesn't do anything. well, it is also a lunar eclipse.

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Unread post by Sister Jean » Sun Jul 29, 2018 7:48 am

Hello masterfu678,

Wow, I hope you and your family are OK!
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Unread post by mastersirius678 » Mon Jul 30, 2018 5:28 pm

Sister Jean:

Yea we are all ok, I think it was mostly the eclipse. Still raining like crazy even today. Lot of places are flooded through, but it is not too bad.

But we are a few days in with the mercury rx, I have a headache today and didn't feel like doing anything. I'm Gemini Sun and it is always like this during mercury rx.

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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Mon Jul 30, 2018 7:14 pm

Oh Merciful heavens.

I asked our Forum php contractor to NOT -- NOT! -- NOT!!!! run a particular script he wanted to run to resolve some inconsistencies in the way the forum handles thread-titling. I told him i would hand-groom every thread over the course of the next two to three months, to be sure they are right.

Today he ran the script anyway.

MERCURY RETROGRADE, I HATE YOU!

I only noticed how many thread titles he had inadvertently messed up after i had put in four hours of work, so reverting is a no-go, as it would lose me all that work. So now i have put in another four hours fixing the mess he so "helpfully" made. Even if i worked at it eight hours a day -- which i cannot take time to do -- it would take me two weeks. This was supposed to be a leisurely, spare-time, two-to-three month task. Now it is an avalanche of wrongness.

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Unread post by mastersirius678 » Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:18 pm

Well, it looks like mercury rx certainly messed this forum up in some way.

Only 18 more days to go, and then a few more days of mars rx after that. I'm planning to sign an apartment lease contract on the 19th, station direct day.

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Unread post by Dukebrooks2245 » Wed Aug 01, 2018 2:50 pm

Is it ok to perform Blockbuster or road opener work for mercury retrograde or should I wait till mercury retrograde is over to do a blockbuster or road opener work ?

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Unread post by Sister Jean » Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:07 am

Hello Dukebrooks2245,

Miss Cat has this to say in an earlier post about doing spellwork during Mercury retrograde: "Performing spells is not forbidden during periods of Mercury retrograde, but be careful to keep communication clear and understandable."

Scroll up through this thread to find more helpful information.

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Unread post by Dukebrooks2245 » Thu Aug 02, 2018 11:32 am

Ok wonderful thanks Sister jean

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Unread post by JayDee » Thu Aug 02, 2018 11:45 am

Dukebrooks2245,

Some people plan the work around the moon, planets others do it when its needed. I would suggest that since its needed not to wait and do the work and repeat it after the mercury retrograde ends. Think of it this way, if you and a lover break up, or a perfect new job comes up, but its the wane moon, are you going to wait 2 weeks to start or are you going to jump on it asap? Most of us would do it asap.
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Unread post by Sister Jean » Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:48 am

Good point, j82!
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Unread post by mastersirius678 » Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:10 pm

Today is the last day of Mars Rx, woohoo!!!!!!

So is there any plans to make products that specifically deals with planets retrogrades. I know I said before that combining a planet powder/oil with protection and clarity might help, but that requires me to buy an additional two products. If one of them runs out or out of stock, then the combo won't be complete.

The major retrogrades that affects people the most are the Mercury, Mars, Jupiter, and Venus retrograde.. But Mercury and Mars just might be the worst, the double retrograde of mercury and mars certainly made my last few weeks miserable and a struggle. I can't think clearly, and my actions always seems to upset somebody. My boss was on my ass just about everything, she was the one I consulted this forum about with the Boss Fix powder, but in the end, I decided it might just be the double retrograde. She wasn't usually like this. Did I mention the numerous times that somehow everything just goes wrong?

So glad that this is all over and I won't have to worry about Mars Rx for another two years. Venus rx is coming up, but that won't usually affect me.

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Unread post by JayDee » Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:32 pm

masterful678,

Actually people tend to buy and use the product during a retrograde to help deal with the effects of it and to minimize them. Some will dress candles or burn a vigil candle during the time. LM tends to be well stocked and the product does go a long away. You can also purchase a seal with the planet on it and dress it with the oil and wear it during these times to assist.

Includes seals: http://www.luckymojo.com/hoodoojukeboxc ... olbox.html
seals: http://www.luckymojo.com/kingsolomonwisdom.html
more on seals: http://www.luckymojo.com/kingsolomonwisdom.html
Towards the end is the seals sold in a pack: http://www.luckymojo.com/mojocatbooks.html

I agree with you Mercury effects me the most as well when it goes retrograde.
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Unread post by catherineyronwode » Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:49 pm

Here's a handy chart of the remaining retrogrades for the rest of the year 2018:

Mercury Retrograde November 17 2018 (Sagittarius) – December 7 2018 (Scorpio)
Venus Retrograde October 6 2018 (Scorpio) – November 16 2018 (Libra)
Mars Retrograde June 27 2018 (Aquarius) – August 27 2018 (Capricorn) <-- almost over!
Saturn Retrograde April 18 2018 (Capricorn) – September 6 2018 (Capricorn)
Uranus Retrograde August 7 2018 (Taurus) – January 7 2019 (Aries)
Neptune Retrograde June 19 2018 (Pisces) – November 25 2018 (Pisces)
Pluto Retrograde April 22 2018 (Capricorn) – October 1 2018 (Capricorn)
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Unread post by loabeliever » Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:55 pm

@Sister Jean- Thank you for your reply. My intent is to sweeten all roads to me, which is way i thought of sugar & road opening herbs. In terms of Urine never being used to empower-i have read, and heard (LM radio, & forum) about using Urine to control, dominate, and empower. I could be wrong, but thank you again for your response.

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Unread post by JayDee » Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:04 pm

loabeiever,

Urine is often used to dominate a person or control them but not to control your love life. Examples of urine use in hoodoo:

1 A man may use his first pee of the day in work to get a women like a women uses period blood.

2 A women will feed a mans gambling hand with urine.

3 Urine can be added to a jar to dominate the boss.

Getting back to New Love:

1 To open the roads you can dress a candle with road opener and love oil and your can you can bath in those oils, a few drops added to bath water.

2 You can take two figure candles dress one with Attraction Oil and dress the other with period blood, oils and catnip.

Hiding items for someone to step over:

1 Normally with placing items to draw someone you put in the front under the porch

2 To keep someone close after you have them, bury items in the back yard.
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Unread post by loabeliever » Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:36 pm

@jaydee thank you so much for your reply. I will give your suggestions a try. Appreciate the examples about urine it was my mistake. Thank you again ! :)

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Unread post by Cupcakes » Thu Oct 25, 2018 7:01 am

Help Please! Mercury Retrograde is coming and every time it does no matter what sign it's in I am severely affected. Like completely devastated (homelessness, car loss, large financial losses) and I have no idea why.

So it's coming again and I will not have the anything to recover from this one at all. I never recovered from the last one and my current car still has engine issues. What can I do to at least protect my car so I am not completely and totally homeless by the end of this one?

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Unread post by Sister Jean » Thu Oct 25, 2018 9:18 am

Hello Cupcakes,

Welcome to the Lucky Mojo forum! We're happy to have you here :)

I'm very sorry to hear that you've had such rotten luck with Mercury retrogrades in the past. Have you ever talked to an astrologer about this? There could be something in your birth chart that is being particularly affected. Might be worth looking into with someone from AIRR (http://www.readersandrootworkers.org).

In the meantime, there is no reason why you can't turn things around for this upcoming Mercury retrograde. I'd suggest by first reading through this page:

http://www.luckymojo.com/mercuryretrogradeoil.html

Next, I would up your protection, making sure to dress objects like your front door, your car, your computer, and any other important possessions you own, with Fiery Wall of Protection oil:

http://www.luckymojo.com/fierywall.html

Third, make sure you scroll up and read through the rest of this thread for more ideas. Good luck!
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Unread post by MoonGoddessKat » Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:57 pm

Hi guys I have a question. I was planning on doing a moving candle spell as instructed by my airr reader, for my lover and I, to move his friend who is interested in him to a new random lover of her own. My reader suggested doing it over the course of 7 days and the 7th day ending it on the full moon. I loved the idea of that because I like to work with the moon when I can. But my question comes into play as the next full moon I can do this 7-Day spell on would fall on January 21st and it is a lunar eclipse. I read not to so any work at all during an eclipse so should I avoid ending the spell on that night? I really dont want to have to wait until the NEXT full moon after that because I really want to get started on this work while I'm having really good signs and movements from other stuff I've done for this situation. Should I just forget the whole moon thing entirely and just go on with the 7 day spell?
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