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The Yronwode Institution for
the Preservation and Popularization
of Indigenous Ethnomagicology

(YIPPIE!)

Our aims:
  • The identification, acquisition, preservation, and interpretive display of objects and documents specifically identified as originating within, or being part of, indigenous magical activities.
  • The study, understanding, and popularization of ethnically diverse indigenous magical activities, the people who engage in them, and the tools they employ in their magic endeavours.


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Trolldom, the folk magic of Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, has been practiced for more than 500 years. Now, after extensive research, Johannes Bjorn Gardback presents the fascinating occult art of Norse trolldom to an English-speaking audience.

This detailed account of traditional Scandinavian folk magic offers in-depth historical background, divination methods, and descriptions of practical spell-craft, and includes hundreds of collected Swedish, Norwegian, and Danish trolldom workings for love, money, protection, healing, and cursing.

Johannes Bjorn Gardback is a respected healer, teacher, and spiritual worker of Swedish folk-magic. A practitioner of hoodoo and conjure, he is also a founding member of AIRR, the Association of Independent Readers and Rootworkers. He brings solid, firsthand knowledge of Norse, Scandinavian, and African-American folklore to his international practice. He currently lives in Goeteborg, Sweden.

While the Norse folk magic tradition called Trolldom has much in common with the practices of African-American, German, Scottish, and English folk magic, it is a unique cultural This book is a detailed account of traditional Swedish, Danish, and Norwegian folk magic and provides spells to cast for love, prosperity, protection, and good luck; as well as a look at the history of Trolldom in Scandinavia and among immigrants to the United States, including descriptions of the basics of Trolldom practice as performed by professionals for their clients. -->

CONTENTS

Dedication and Acknowledgements 6
Foreword by Draja Mickaharic 7
Notice from the Publisher 7
Introduction 8

Glossary 11

A Brief History of Magic in Scandinavia 21
Trolldom in America 26

Terms of the Art 33
How to Become Trollkunnig 37
Components of the Work of Trolldom 40

Methods of Divination: Tydor 44
Methods of Divination: Spadom 49

Troll Formulas: The Spells 71
      Bota: Curing, Healing, and Restoration Methods 79
      Love, Sex, Relationships, Marriage 147
      Getting Rid of Longing 170
      To Gain Friendship 172
      Finances, Prosperity, and Work 174
      Gambling Spells 188
      Hunting and Fishing 190
      Dealing with Thieves 206
      Protection 227
      Foergoera: Destructive Spells 249
      Reversing and Revenge 266
      Spells of Social Mischief 273
      To Win in Court 276
      Lost and Found 280
      To Gain Strength, Power, and Memory 282

Bibliography 285

First Edition April 2015
288 pages, trade paperback

Published by
Yronwode Institution for the
Preservation and Popularization
of Indigenous Ethnomagicology (YIPPIE)
6632 Covey Road
Forestville, California 95436
www.yronwode.org

Distributed by
Lucky Mojo Curio Company



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SPIRIT BOARD BIBLIOGRAPHY:
A bibliography on talking boards, spirit boards, and ouija boards by nagasiva b.w yronwode; materials contained herein are focussed on their history and use in divination, arranged chronologically by publication date.

CRYSTAL GAZING BIBLIOGRAPHY:
Books about the methods and practices of divinatory Crystal Gazing and Scrying that were published prior to 1950, compiled by catherine yronwode for the edification of students of the Mystic Arts, arranged by Author's name.

DOWSING AND DIVINING ROD BIBLIOGRAPHY:
Books about Dowsing, Water-Witching, and Doodlebugging with Divining Rods that were published prior to 1980, compiled by catherine yronwode for the help of students of Practical Spirituality, arranged by Author's name.

NEW THOUGHT BIBLIOGRAPHY:
A bibliography by catherine yronwode of books and pamphlets originating in the New Thought Movement of the 19th and 20th centuries, including self-help, positive thinking, philosophical, metaphysical, and denominational texts.

THE BENEFITS OF RECITING CERTAIN SURAHS:
An anthology of verses from the Holy Qur'an, with the prescriptive values given to them by those practicing folkloric forms of Muslim prayer and healing. This work is an Islamic counterpart to the Jewish "Secrets of the Psalms."

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