Metaphysical Properties Of Jobs Tears
Official Name: Coix lachryma-jobi
Other Names: Tear Grass
Metaphysical Powers: Wishes, Luck
Common Magickal Uses and Folklore of Jobs Tears
- Three seeds can be carried for good luck.
- For wishing magic, make a wish while holding seven seeds and throw them into running water.
- Another wish magic spell is to count out seven seeds while concentrating on your wish. Carry them for a week, and your wish should come true.
It is believed that making a sincere wish, place seven JOBS TEARS in the pocket and carry them for seven days. At the end of the seventh day, go to a place where there is running water, recite the 23rd Psalm ("The Lord is my shepherd..."), pray, throw the JOBS TEARS into the water over the left shoulder, walk away, don't look back — and in seven days, the wish comes true.
Jobs Tears has been used to assist with spiritual growth, attracting love, finding the desired, and protection. More modern witchcraft uses include placing Jobs Tears in a spell jar for manifestation along with citrine chips. Jobs Tears can be used in the creation of charms for assisting with the opening of one's spiritual self, ensuring the growth towards the higher Divine source.
Placing Jobs Tears in your pocket when heading to court or the casino can be beneficial as Jobs Tears has been used in many teachings for improving luck. Spells or rituals for luck and prosperity can use Jobs Tears to enhance a person's luck or even the luck of an area.