Obtained from the evergreen tree, this fragrant white compound holds many spiritual properties. In voodoo rituals, it is burned for love and attraction. It is one of the most sacred substances to offer to the moon goddess on a new moon to thank her for her abundant blessings. To totally cleanse and banish. Used to ward off unwanted advances from others, in healing and to stimulate psychic senses. It is one of the seven substances most sacred to Buddha and meditation upon it, or in its presence, will bring enlightenment.
Camphor is also an herb of consecration, and purification. It is a funeral herb, and also a visionary herb. Camphor is known for it’s cleansing properties against dark, unwanted energies. It is ideally suited for ritual cleansing prior to moving into a new home or setting up your altar. Use it to cleanse ritual tools by either burning Camphor on incense, or rubbing them with it’s oil. Camphor also has divinatory properties when burned upon charcoal with one’s meditations in a quest for prophetic dreams.