First Important Steps Before
visualization and breathing (trying to see images, and hear sounds
in your head)
Performing "The lesser
banishing ritual of the pentagram (LBRP) ...everyday.
Performing "The lesser
banishing ritual of the hexagram (BRH) ...everyday.
Also "The middle pillar
ritual" should be perform daily. It activates the energy centers
in the human body, that correspond to Sephiroth on the Tree of
Life through the vibration of Divine Names that correspond to
Knowing, and memorize
how to perform "The opening and closing by Watchtower.
Knowing how to use
magical tools, as following: Elemental weapons are: Fire wand,
Water cup, Air dagger, and finally Earth pentacle.
You need to know , how
to construct and use elemental tablets of the four quarters, which
are: Tablet of fire, Tablet of Water, Tablet of Air, Tablet of
earth, and most important Tablet of Union.
Other magical tools
are: Magic wand, Magic sword and Dagger, robe, ring, altar, lamp,
censer, crystal, and magic mirror (magic wand is most important
You have to know,
to make a magic circle, and use
Triangle of the art, if you want
to evoke spirits to physical world.
You need to know how to
consecrate your tools. They are: Magic wand, and Elemental tools,
which are: Fire wand, Water cup, Air dagger, and finally earth
pentacle. Also you have to consecrate the rest of your tools, its
called "Implements of the Art."
You need to know, that
there are two types of invocations, one when you evoke spirit to
astral plane, and spirit appear either in crystal or black (magic)
mirror, or to physical plane, when spirit appears in Triangle of
You can either use your
own evocation to the spirit, or
you can use the one from the book
You need to know, to
perform "Opening by Watchtower, before and after evocation.
You need to know, how
to communicate with evoked spirits, but the most important thing
for you to do, is to ask spirit, his name. If he's lying, send him
back where he come from, or ask him, why he come to you.
You need to know, as
much information about the spirit you evoke as possible. If you
begin to communicate with him, and his answers are not the same as
his nature and his abilities, then you know , he is not the one,
you want to summon. Don't waste your time talking with him, because
you will not get correct answers.
Banish him, and repeat all
process once again. If next time, wrong spirit will appear again,
then try ritual another day.
Remember NOT to summon
spirits to physical plane first, without mastering evocation to
Also remember to set up
everything, in the right order inside your temple, like hanging
Elemental tablets of elements on the right sides of the wall, or
altar with magical tools on it, including making a protective
circle, using either chalk if you are in the basement with
concrete floor, or using robe, or white ribbon, if you are in
You also need to create
(this is very important)
sigils. As you see, you can't just
remember the origin and abilities of the spirit you evoke, but
also creating correct sigil of this spirit. You can either make it
yourself, or buy the one from the store. But most effective is
when you construct. Sigil is important, because after you finish
evocation, you need to keep it in your left hand, and gazing at
it, and at the same time repeating spirit's name in your head, and
keeping magic wand in your right hand.
When you beginner at
ceremonial magic, the best way for you to start with, is to evoke
either : planetary entities, angelic entities, or elementary
entities. When you become experience how to evoke them, you can
start evoking more powerful spirits, like the one from "Goetia".
Don't even think about summoning demonic spirits!!! its very
And this is very
important! After you done you communication, you need to say
banishing evocation. If you will not see spirit in the magic
mirror anymore, perform Closing by Watchtower (this is short
evocation, which can be found in one of the last steps of the
Watchtower ritual) After that, perform LBRP and BRH ritual. this is
a must! if you are still unsure, whenever there spirits waiting
for you, you can say personal prayer to your guardian angel to
protect you. Now exit the circle, put all your magical tools, and
altar on its correct place.
You did it ! you successfully evoke, communicate, and banish you
These are all basics, how to prepare your self for evocations.
Detail evocations, including how to consecrate your magical tools,
you can find in many advanced occult books, which deals with
summoning spirits. take care brother, and good luck.
A study of the Hermetic Philosophy of Ancient Egypt and
Introduction to Ceremonial Magick
Banishing Ritual of the Pentagram a study guide
A Short Course in Scrying
A Treatise on Astral Projection by Robert Bruce
Initiation into Hermetics
Art and Meaning of Magick (Isreal Regardie)
Book 4 Part III - Magick in Theory and Practice
The Practice of Magical Evocation