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Burning Oil on Candles

To: alt.magick.tyagi,alt.magick,alt.pagan.magick,alt.lucky.w,alt.occult.methods,alt.paranormal.spells.hexes.magic
From: blackman99 
Subject: Re: Burning Oil on Candles (was oil recipes)
Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2002 22:11:24 GMT

50020801 VII om
sri catyananda :
>>> at the shop and said, "I *thought* those boxes was marked 'Hoodoo' on
>>> the sides. You all sell oils here? --  oils for burning on candles?" 

>> when someone says that, do they mean oil added to the tops of glass-
>> encased candles, or dressed candles in regular or figural types?
>> I presume nobody tries burning the oil on its own (like in an Aladin
>> Special)? adapting existing oil lamps is something I've heard of and
>> seen examples, but I didn't remember anyone putting a Formula Oil as
>> a base for burning. :)
young one :
> papa jim said that one could burn oil directly on charcoal. 

if it'll burn this way then one might mix incense into it and burn it
that way. :>  other means that occur to me would be soaking matches
or stick incense in oils, or soaking just about any inflammable substance
with the oil, if both burn. one might soak a doll-baby in hotfoot oil,
for example, and burn both. :>

> i've never done it, it sounds very expensive. 

I can't imagine it need be very expensive if it isn't some kind of
concentrated or rare oil composition.

> he also talks about dripping oil on the candles, although 
> i'm more of one to rub it on.

I'm surprised we haven't any who required the candles soak in the oil
for a number of hours. :>


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