In some traditions of magic, particularly those originating in Italy and the Mediterranean areas, oregano is used for protection.
The strong phenol anti-oxidants destroy pathogenic bacteria, viruses and yeasts.
Colds and flus with chills and shivering.
Respitory tract infections with profuse mucus and chilliness.
Abdominal swelling, bad digestion, belching.
Very good at the begining of measels, to lessen the course of the disease.
It relaxes the mind, balances the emotions, and banish mental fatigue. Oregano is promoting clarity of thought.
I have prepared the elixir on Tuesdays, the day of Mars, Mardi in French. As above so Below - Working with the celestial forces is an important part of alchemical practice.
Oregano is a great protector, it has warrior qualities!
For me pure essential oil of oregano is much too concentrated and strong, my stomach can´t handle it, but the spagyric tincture is ideal. It contains the essential oil as well, but in a low dose. My spagyric tincture also contains the hydrosol, infact I always use the hydrosol obtained when distilling the essential oil in the calcinatio processes.
The word originates in Greece, where oros and ganos combined means "Mountain Joy." Distillation of essential oil of Oregano Vulgaris . In the planetary hour and day of Mars.