Thursday, November 8, 2012
Egyptian dream scrying
Egyptian dream scrying may be traced back thousands of years. The
method used by the Egyptians was recorded in the Greek magical papyri
which were written between 200 B.C. to 500 A.D.
In preparing to use the Egyptian dream scrying method you must not
speak to anyone on the evening you plan to scy. You should remain in
silence after the setting of the sun.
Do not consume alcohol on that day or engage in sex. You must refrain
from consuming food for up to four hours before the scrying.
After having a warm bath you anoint your temples with olive oil. You
will need an oil lamp which must not be coloured red or bear any
Write on a short narrow strip of white linen with ink mixed with
myrrh the name of the dream God and the purpose for the dream
scrying. Twist the linen strip into a wick and insert into the oil of
Place the lamp on a table beside your bed. Using the ink draw the
image of the dream God upon your left palm.
You must decide which God or Goddess you wish to use. Thoth was well
used with the Egyptians.
Light your lamp. Kneel before the lamp.
Concentrating on the image on your left hand recite the following
invocation : Thoth I invoke, blessed power of dreams divine, Angel of
future fates, swift wings are thine, Great source of oracles to human
kind, When stealing soft, and whispering to the mind, Through sleep's
sweet silence and the gloom of night, Thy power awake the sight, To
silent souls the will of heaven relates, And silently reveals their
You need to concentrate on your question you wish to know the answer
to. Around your left hand wrap a piece of black linen about four
inches wide and about thirty inches long.
The black cloth is called "black" of Isis. Blow out the flame of the
Now go to bed, clear your mind and go to sleep. Have a tape recorder
beside your bed so that when you awaken you may recrd your dreams
while still fresh in your mind.
You will find that the dream will come to you in a voice that is
clear and powerfull rather than in dream images. Sometimes the
message is sent in cryptic form so take your time in working out the