Welcome To Akantha Moon Coven
We are glad you stopped by. Pull up a chair at the table. The tea and coffee is on.
Disclaimer: We are a little bit different than most Covens, because we teach and share here at the table.Only to those willing to put in the time and energy to better the whole group should Join. We are not a parking lot for your name, so if you are not willing to put in the time and energy it will take to be a member here please do not join this group to waste our and your time.
We will cover Many subjects and give you many veiws on that subject and more.
This is a 5 Degree Program Magical System.
This is where you take the step into seriously working for your Degrees. If you are not interested in the Degree program drop out of Akantha Moon Coven because we are a Coven.
Please take a look at each Degree requirement.
Official Coven Training in Akantha Moon Coven .. here by known as AMC.
Official Members Training in Akantha Moon Coven shall be constructed in a course of study as follows:
a.) Dedicant: A member of AMC who wishes to dedicate themselves to serving the Coven through he AMC training program, sets goals for the coming year and a day, and works to complete serveral academic requirements. Exact coursework to be determined by the Board of Counselors.
b.) First Degree: (D1) A member of AMC who has served for one year and a day or longer, has completed serveral academic requirements, particiated in at least 6 hours of Board of Counselors approved "community service projects", Various path requirements, several electives, and has completed various goals that they chose to complete. The exact coursework to be determined approved by the Board of Couselors.
The Beginning, The Dawn, The start of your Path
Number: 0 (Zero)
To Earn the Degree of Seeker of Paganism in AMC, preform the following.
Profess a desire to learn and study the Craft through Paganism
List reasons for choosing this path.
Read and sign Dedicant Agreement
Start a Book of Whimsy
Study the AMC Pagan Glossary
Take the Coven Lessons #1-16
Take the Class " How To Love Your Pagan Life"
Read The Book: Aradia from C.G. Leland
Create a self-dedication ritual.
Enact the ritual.
First Degree: (D1)
The Path of the Intellect
Title: Coven Novice
Prefix: Maid or Squire
Color: Yellow (air)
To Earn the Degree of Novice of the Craft, perform the following:
Profess a desire to continue study of the Craft through Paganism. On going practice: constant questioning
Begin work on a Book of Whimsy
Develope a list of basic tenets of Paganism
Basic principles of the Craft
The Wiccan Rede
The Threefold Law
The four elements
The phases of the moon
The wheel of the year and its celebrations
The eight Sabbats
The thirteen Esbats
The Zodiacs/ Planets
Celebrate all the Sabbats, Esbats and Astrologicals
The stages of life
Basic symbols of the Craft
The three Deities
The Charge of the Goddess
The Charge of the God
Properties of the duality
Study the history of Paganism and Path/Tradition of your choosing.
Learn the differences between many branches of Paganism and traditions/paths used in Paganism.
Create a Pagan time line
List of Pagan studies
List of Pagan Traditions
Develop a personal creed and code of conduct
Study basic symbolism
Study the basics of rituals
How to cast a circle
The traditional Tools
How to create a personal altar
How to meditate
Various methods of ritual practice
Create a personal Altar
Develop a travel altar
Obtain and /or make your own ritual tools
Obtain or make your own ritual clothing and items
Perform a basic ritual to consecrate altar & tools
Study the basics of spell casting
Methods of Spell Casting
Ethics of spell casting
Study the basics of healing and divination
Methods of divination
Study the Tarot and at least one other method(Runes)
Study astrology and planetary energy
Methods of healing
Begin the study of at least one method:(energy healing)
Study the Chakras
Study the aura
Study basic Herbalism and identify local herbs
Begin a study of mythic pantheons
Begin a study of other mystical practices
other pagan practices
Study and use magical alphabets
Create a magical name and symbol
Read at least ten other related books
Study an art and craft
Study a martial art or method of self-defense
Initiation to First Degree.
Write a first degree initiation ceremony
Enact the ceremony.
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