Cinnamon is a beautiful and versatile spice. A fabulous flavour-enhancer often used in baking and cooking.
Medicinal properties include: digestive aid, anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory, warming and grounding, antiviral and anti-fungal.
Cinnamon is an effective herb for strengthening and harmonising the flow of circulation. Used in Ayurvedic medicine for tooth ache, muscle tension, colds and flus, and is also considered to strengthen the heart, warm the kidneys and promote healthy digestion. A universal medicine that adds flavour, sweetness, aroma and warmth to food.
Magical goals for cinnamon include love, lust, luck, protection, prosperity, spirituality, power, and success. It is used in sachets of corresponding colors for a number of these purposes, such as pink or red for drawing love. Cinnamon also makes a very pleasant incense, and is burned to increase connectedness to spiritual energy.
Chamberlain, Lisa. Wicca Herbal Magic: A Beginner’s Guide to Practicing Wiccan Herbal Magic, with Simple Herb Spells (p. 44). Chamberlain Publications (Wicca Shorts).
Sold in quantities of 10 grams
- Botanical Name: Cinnamomum cassia
- Organic Status: Certified Organic
- Country of Origin: China
- Plant Part: Bark
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