from The Element Encyclopedia of 5000 Spells by Judika Illes
Peppermint Asperging Spell pg. 188
Create an infusion by pouring boiling water over peppermint. Strain and use a peppermint branch to asperge as needed.
Pine Asperging Spell pg. 188
Soak pine needles in warm water and asperge as needed.
Broom Cleansing Spell (1) pg 189
1. Use any broom to sweep the dust from the west to the east.
2. Burn this dust and toss the ashes outdoors. [I’d recommend burning it outside too. Make sure to keep a bucket of water nearby.]
3. Complete the ritual by mopping the floors with a magical floorwash (formulas follow on page 201), followed by a protective incense fumigation.
Amethyst Crystal Cleanser pg 205
Place large amethysts in room corners to serve as spiritual vacuum cleaners. When they look dull, cleanse and recharge them. Other crystal gemstones recommended for space-cleansing include clear quartz crystal and malachite.
Onion Space Cleansing Spell pg 206
1. Chop one onion into quarters and place one piece in each corner of a room. Don’t peel the onion. Don’t use a food processor. Chop it by hand.
2. Allow the onion pieces to remain in place overnight.
3. Bury them outside the following day.
4. Repeat the process for a total of five consecutive nights.
Vinegar Cleanser pg 207
1. Place a cup or bowl of vinegar in every room that needs cleansing. (Bathrooms, bedrooms, living, dining, kitchen, garage, basement, hallways, etc.)
2. Replace weekly.