Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara)

Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara)

Coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara) is a herb that has anti-inflammatory and disinfecting qualities. It helps to remove phlegm and is used to treat inflammation of the upper respiratory tract, pneumonia, colds, flu, fever, rheumatism, etc. It reduces inflammations, burns and sore and swollen joints.

This herb is added to love amulets. It should bring quiet and peace to people who wear it. It is popular in rituals associated with totem animals. It is used as an ingredient in potions as part of spells that help evoke alchemical animals. Coltsfoot belongs to the group accelerators, this means that it is added to spells as an extra ingredient and gives them more power and thus increases its duration, like mandragora. Smoking coltsfoot leaves can cause visions.

Ritual of coltsfoot

Pour ¼ liter of boiling water over 1 teaspoon of flowers and 1 teaspoon of cut coltsfoot leaves and bring to the boil and remove from the heat and leave it to infuse for 10 minutes. Decant the tea through a sieve and drink slowly at the end of each day from full moon to full moon for a period of a lunar month. The tea shouldn’t be used permanently. The drink helps to release negative emotions. It releases envy and jealousy, which have remained trapped in the throat and have been hidden. It helps embittered people who are afraid of admitting their wrong and rancorous feelings.

You can find this article in the new Illuminati Journal (05/2014):