Metaphysical Properties Of Turmeric
Official Name: Cucurma longa
Other Names: Olene (Hawaiian
Metaphysical Powers: Purification
Common Magickal Uses and Folklore of Turmeric
- Turmeric has long been used in Hawaiian magic for purification; saltwater and turmeric are mixed and then sprinkled in the area to be purified, sometimes with a ti leaf.
- Turmeric is sometimes scattered on the floor or about the magic circle for protection.
Turmeric helps to purify the body, blood, and spiritual energy. Turmeric can bring light and translucence to the energy field.
Turmeric is commonly used for pain and inflammation conditions, such as osteoarthritis. It is also used for hay fever, depression, high cholesterol, liver disease, and itching. Turmeric is used for arthritis, heartburn, joint pains, stomach pains, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, bypass surgery, hemorrhaging, diarrhea, intestinal gas, stomach bloating, loss of appetite, jaundice, liver issues, Helicobacter pylori infection (H. Pylori), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), gallbladder issues, high cholesterol, skin inflammations, lichen planus, skin inflammation and irritation from radiation, and fatigue, to name a few.
It is also used for headaches, bronchitis, colds, lung infections, Fibromyalgia, Leprosy, fever, menstrual problems, itchy skin, recovery after surgery, and cancers. Other uses include depression, Alzheimer's disease, swelling in the eye's middle layer, diabetes, water retention, worms, systemic lupus erythematosus, tuberculosis, urinary, Bladder Inflammation, and kidney issues. Some apply turmeric to the skin for pain, ringworm, sprains, swelling, bruising, leech bites, eye infections, acne, inflammatory skin conditions and skin sores, soreness of the mouth, infected wounds, and even gum disease.