Anything you bring about because of your Will or intention can be considered Magick – supernatural or not.
Witchcraft & Magic
Many religions and cultures have a belief in witchcraft and magic which usually involves using supernatural forces to do one's bidding. In early modern Europe, this belief led to widespread witch hunts and has fueled contemporary pagan, witchcraft and modern magickal movements in the 20th century & modern era. Read articles on witchcraft and magic below.
Two of the many types of vampires in Africa, the obayifo and the asasabonsam.
Alexander was a sorcerer in the 2nd century CE whose deeds were written down by Lucian, a man who knew Alexander personally and bitterly despised him.
Apollonius of Tyana was an influential Greek philosopher and teacher who influenced science and occultism well after his death.
Much of the “dangers” of magick is an exaggeration, brought on in part by ignorance. Having said that, there are some dangers…
Magick is the Science and Art of causing Change to occur in conformity with Will.
From a modern perspective, witchcraft is not only a science, but a way of explaining and making sense out of the world.
During antiquity, there was a widespread belief in magic. Rome went so far as to outlaw harmful magic. So, did curse tablets and voodoo dolls actually work?
In the Greco-Roman world, curse tablets are small, thin sheets, intended to influence the actions or the welfare of persons or animals against their will.