Starting With Black Magic History

History of the rituals of black magic Like other branches of magic, the origins of the black magic can be tracked to the primitive and ritual worship of spirits, described by Robert M. Place in his book of 2009 "Alchemy and the Tarot". In contrast to the white magic, Place where ve points in common with the efforts of the early shamans to achieve a closer relationship with the spirits, the rituals that have been developed to form the black magic were intended to invoke these same spirits, but to produce benefits to the practitioner himself. Place also leaves us a wide and modern definition of the black magic and its counterpart, the white magic, preferring instead the division between "High Magic" (white) and low magic (black) based mainly on the intentions of the practitioner who carries out sorcery. On the other hand, recognizes that this distinction between high and low magic can produce the mistake of thinking that the popular and simple spells are part of the low magic while the high magic practitioner performs ceremonies complex and expensive, does not consider the intention of the Warlock to be this totally wrong interpretation. - See more at:


Rituals of Black Magic

During the University period, A. E. Waite collected a wide series of practices, rituals and traditions of black magic in his famous "Book of La Negra and Ceremonial Magic". Other practitioners have continued their ideas and have added their own list of concepts of black magic, among which we can mention:

White Magic Money Spells

Spells With Real Names: this theory suggests that the true name of a person allows us to control it, even to do him harm. The name can also be used as a connection, or to release from a work of magic. It is interesting to remember that the ancient Egyptians never revealed his real name, which was given to them at birth. The Jews did not disclose to anyone the name of God, and even today, the Popes and Kings have changed the name to assume its mandate, as remnants of these ancient traditions and superstitions about magic with the names.

Rituals of Immortality: the Taoist perspective, life is finite and want to live beyond the natural limits of our body opposes the flow of nature. Anyway, always existed between many sorcerers and secret rituals to attain immortality, which generated great controversies, since to be demonstrated his ineffectiveness the Witcher practitioner should die. Many believe that even a ritual to extend life may not be good, especially if you get this survival taking energy from other living being through a spell.


Necromancy: this type of magic does not belong only to black magic spells, but any spell that includes in itself to death, both to make predictions as to try to encourage a dead body, which is different to resuscitation.

Curses and Spells: "a curse is something as simple as wish evil to a human being", through a complex ritual that may include "candles", incense, "chants", and dances, but which ultimately boils down to channel the "Negative Forces to Harm Anyone".