Wiccan Terminology (O)

Wiccan Terminology

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OAK KING
See: Holly King

OGHAM
An ancient Celtic system of divination popular amongst many Witches. Based on casting and reading of rune patterns or characters carved or painted onto stones, beans, wood, bones, etc.

OIMELC
See: Imbolg

OLD ONES, THE
Used to refer to a group or all Pagan deities including all aspects of the Goddess and the God. Referred to by some as “the Mighty Ones”

OLD RELIGION
Another term used for Witchcraft.

ORACLE
Ancient location where divinations took place and prophecies were uttered, generally by priestesses.

OSTARA
One of the eight Sabbats which is celebrated on or around 21 March. This festival celebrates the arrival of Spring on the Spring Equinox.

OUT OF BODY EXPERIENCE
See: Astral Projection