These gorgeous genuine buffalo horn bowls make a perfect household adornment or altar dish.
Available in 3 sizes:
3 3/4" D
5 1/4" Diameter
7 1/4" D
Coloring and pattern will vary WILDLY due to the natural growth patterns responsible for creating these and may include black, brown, tan, caramel, or white colour.
Minor imperfections are normal as it is natural horn product.
As with all natural horn, each one is wonderfully unique. This means that there may be a slight difference in size and shape as well as a large variance in color, pattern, and appearance.
🚫🚫PICTURES ARE REPRESENTATIVE AND NOT NECESSARILY THE EXACT PIECE YOU'LL RECEIVE DUE TO THE UNIQUE NATURE OF NATURAL HORN. 🚫🚫
These bowls are the perfect size for kitchen prep, spices, herbs, or sauces. Can be used by the sink, on your dresser, or bedside table for a secure place to leave rings, jewelry, or other keepsakes. Use them on your altar for herbs, crystals, incense, moon water, or other ritual ingredients.
Buffalo Horn has meaning and properties of making your mind calm. It is an amulet that keeps away destructive thoughts or negative feelings. It calm give you peace and rest in your life.
Offering bowls are bowls or plates that are used to hold offerings that Wiccans and Neo Pagans wish to offer to their god or goddess that they worship. Offering bowls can basically be any form of bowl of plate, whether it is made from metal, wood, gemstones, or other material, the important part of the offering bowl or offering plate is what is placed inside of it. Offerings can include herbs, various liquids, powders, coins, and anything else that the individual would deem worthy as an offering to their god or goddess. Offering bowls are meant to be placed on the altar after a prayer has been made to the god or goddess.
Some of our bowls are all black. Message us to see what's available if you're interested in a scrying bowl🔮
THE ART OF SCRYING
Scrying is an ancient art of divination for the purpose of receiving information. The act of scrying is usually achieved by gazing, into or upon, a crystal or a reflective surface then allowing the physical eyes to relax, and letting the inner psychic eye open to receive desired visions and information.
Dark bowls are recommended because they allow you to concentrate better.
Scrying helps us to get in touch with our unconscious minds: the realm of the soul. As such, it can be used as a powerful form of self-understanding and psychoanalysis. If you’re struggling to find direction, meaning or purpose in life, scrying could be a wonderful way to get in touch with your core needs, dreams and goals.
Hydromancy is the art of water scrying, as is typically used with a scrying bowl. Water is particularly fitting because it is symbolic of consciousness.
HOW TO GET STARTED
What you will need:
A bowl (preferably black or natural)
Water (preferably natural)
1 or 2 candles
Darkness (e.g. a room at night)
Prepare your space. You can water scry indoors or outdoors. Just ensure you have a clear space to put your bowl and a candle or two.
You can put your bowl out in the rain to collect natural rainwater. Or you can fill your bowl with mineral water. If all else fails, tap water should be fine.
Place your focus object in the bowl. Ensure that the object is right in the center of the bowl: it will serve as a point on which your eyes can focus.
Energetically cleanse your space.
Light your candles and place them either side of your bowl. The light of the candles must be able to reflect off the surface of the water.
Allow yourself to explore a meditative state of deeper consciousness.
After you have achieved an altered state of consciousness, you can then gaze into the bowl. You’ll be able to tell when you’ve reached an altered state when you feel peaceful, expanded, alert, focused and connected.
In order to scry, your eyes need to be relaxed. The crystal (or other object) in the center of the bowl will help to focus your eyes. You might also like to seat yourself in a comfortable position, as sometimes scrying can take a while. Be patient. Often it takes many tries to master scrying.
Next, hold your intention in mind. For example, your intention may be to uncover a hidden gift of yours, or perhaps to discover what is holding you back from achieving a dream. As you gaze into the water, let your eyes soften. Relax your entire face, from your mouth to your ears. Breathe deeply from your stomach. At times images may come and go briefly. Don’t try to hold on to them – this will make it much harder to scry. Instead, allow all images and sensations to come and go freely. The goal is to become a passive observer rather than an active participant. Once again, this can take practice.
After a while, your mind may start to wander. Allow it to. However, ensure that your eyes stay focused within the bowl. Eventually a word, image or even entire scene may play out before you. This is normal. Once you “feel” that your scrying session is over, you may like to ruminate on the words, images or scenes that were presented to you. What were they trying to reveal? Sometimes you’ll be able to immediately understand the nature of the visions presented to you, but not always. Look out for symbolism, analogy and metaphor.
Information adapted from lonerwolf
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There's no strong psychotropic. It's more of a gentle assist in opening the third eye, Sahasrara, and Agnya. I'm an herbalist so I choose to work with a combination of metaphysical attributes and ayurvedic. Some herbs in the psychic blend have very mild sedative properties, mostly to aid in relaxing and accessing the energies. I like to say "they're herbs, not magic." These blends offered are to simply help you access and expand your own magical intent. They have historical, traditional, and mythological ties to specific powers, but wouldn't necessarily invoke powers you do not have or haven't yet cultivated. These tea blends are lovely mild alternatives of safe herbs to open the gateway to accessing what you desire.
Cast iron products are traditionally made by casting melted iron ore into a mold.
Lost-wax process, also called cire-perdue, is a method of metal casting in which a molten metal is poured into a mold that has been created by means of a wax model. The wax is then melted off. Some wax residue may remain, especially in crevices and design features. To remove any remaining wax, you can gently scrape it away with a tool or your fingernail. Clean with a damp cloth and dry well to prevent any rusting.
Apr 6, 2021
Lovely piece of work! Fast delivery. Most excellent. Thank you!
Mar 26, 2021
Great quality, smooth surface and safely wrapped for delivery.
Mar 16, 2021
This if my first Scrying bowl!!! Can't wait to see what lays ahead!!! The little details that make this bowl one of a kind with its markings!!! Very pleased...