Astrological Associations: Aries
Chakra Associations: Sacral
Magical Properties: Protection, Lust, Health, Money, Psychic Powers + Hex-Breaking
Healing Properties: Anti-oxidant, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-bacterial, Anti-viral, Anti-fungal (topical), Anti-hypertensive (lowers blood pressure), Anti-cancer + Pain reliever
Botanical Name: Alpinia galanga
Galangal has long been used as a culinary spice and medicinal plant. Galanga, often known as galangal, is a Southeast Asian herb that has played an essential role in many Asian cultures due to its culinary and healing properties and became popular in the spice trade due to its similarities with ginger.
It has many different magical uses. Worn or carried it protects the wearer and draw good luck. When used in a Magick Bag or Sachet that is silver or leather, it is believed to attract money. Sprinkle around your home to help promote lust. It also aids in psychic development and guards the bearer's health.
**Always consult a physician before using herbal products, especially if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medication(s). These herbs, resins, roots, flowers, and powders are meant to be used for spell and ritual work.