One amazing multi-purpose tool to keep in your Witchy toolbox is black salt! Not to be confused with culinary Black Salt, this black salt is not to be consumed! Witch's black salt can be used to cleanse, protect, banish and bind. So how do we make it?!
With your mortar and pestle (or in a bowl with a fork) blend:
1 Tablespoon sea salt or pink Himalayan salt
1 teaspoon ashes, cast iron scrapings or graveyard dirt
1 teaspoon black pepper
Store in jar or airtight container.
How Can I Use Black Salt?
There are many ways to use black salt. Here are a few:
Home Protection- place a line along outside entryways to ward away bad spirits, negative energies and unwanted guests.
Car Protection- keep in jar or vial in your car for protection on the go. Sprinkle under floor mats to ward away negativity and bad energy.
Place in a bowl or jar under your bed to banish bad dreams!
Ward off drama in the workplace- Store black salt in a jar in or on desk and sprinkle lightly around your workspace to banish negative energy, help bring a calm and peaceful environment and cleanse your space. Change weekly.
Floor Sweep to Cleanse & Protect: sprinkle lightly around the room and sweep it all out the door or in a dust pan and remove from the house at once.
Enhancing protection, cleansing and banishing spells.
Black Salt Protection Spell On-The-Go!
In a leather pouch or small glass vial/jar combine:
1/4 teaspoon of black salt
A pinch of Rosemary (3 little leaves)
A pinch of cinnamon (can be ground or a few chips of stick)
Light incense stick and bathe pouch or jar in incense smoke.
Imagine white light filling the object and focus all of your intent to protect and be happy, healthy & whole, on to the object.
Place in car, purse, bag or pocket for protection on-the-go!
Black Salt Banishing Spell Jar
This is a spell to banish any negative people, energy or spirits you may have lingering around unwanted.
For this spell you will need:
- a pen and small piece of paper
- a jar with a lid that seals tightly
- black salt
- black pepper
- a piece of string or yarn
On a small piece of paper write your petition. The person, spirit, energy or situation you're trying to banish.
Fold your petition paper 3 times (in half, in half and then in half again)
Wrap the string or yarn tightly around the folded petition paper and place it in the jar.
While focusing all intention on the desired outcome, sprinkle the black salt, cinnamon and black pepper into the jar over the paper.
Seal the jar with its lid
Keep on altar until next Full Moon, then place in trash and remove from home at once, or bury in garden. Do not reopen the jar after sealing during step 5.
Black Salt Room Cleansing Spray
Use this room spray to rid any space of negative energy and restore balance and peace.
You will need:
- Spray bottle
- Moon Water
- Pinch of black salt
- 4 drops lemon essential oil
- 3 drops lavender essential oil
In your spray bottle combine moon water, a pinch of black salt, 4 drops lemon essential oil, 3 drops lavender oil and shake well.
Spray around the area that needs cleansing. This even works wonders in the car!
How do you use black salt? Whats your favorite way?