The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook has ratings and 23 reviews. Cultural psychologist and root worker Denise Alvarado, who grew up in New Orleans, draws. All artwork and photography is by Denise Alvarado or in the public domain. Other books by this author: The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook. A Guide to Serving the. 1 Nov The Paperback of the Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook by Denise Alvarado at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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Ashaley Lenora rated it really liked it May 02, This item doesn’t spellbooi on this page. Here are a few examples, from the older version of her book.

But I have to say I am hodooo proud of this work as it is the among the very few that have been written about Creole Voodoo as it is experienced in New Orleans. She traces the history of the African-based folk magic brought by slaves to New Orleans, and shows how it evolved over time to include influences from Native American spirituality, Catholicism, and Pentecostalism.

Really interesting collection of spells involving Sara Lee pound cake and pubic hair. Very interesting read about the history of Voodoo in New Orleans! Opening the iTunes Store. I love it very much.

Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook

Girl, Wash Your Face: Lists with This Book. Customer Ratings We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this book. Cultural voodpo and root worker Denise Alvarado, who grew up in New Orleans, draws from a lifetime of r. Click here to learn more about this month’s sponsor!


The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook by Denise Alvarado (2011, Paperback)

Since the Magickal Formulary Spellbook is a bit of a hard to find book, speolbook she thought that no one would notice? I don’t pay attention to things like that, and to have realize it means there’s gotta be something missing. The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbook is the culmination of the author’s decades of practical experience in authentic Voodoo rituals.

Click I Have iTunes to open it now. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. This item is out of stock. Meticulously researched by a strong active practitioner who is part of an authentic, organic community. She shares her research into folklore collections and 19th- and 20th- vokdoo formularies along with her own magical arts.

The Voodoo Hoodoo Spellbookis a rich compendium of more than authentic Voodoo and Hoodoo recipes, rituals, and spells for love, justice, gambling luck, prosperity, health, and success.

This vopdoo has wonderfully informative charts and is a good reference book to have on hand for distinguishing which herbs and oils have different purposes with hoodoo.

I recommend reading this book to get a bit of foundation. Alcarado shouldn’t have to preface my review with that I am going to take this review step by step. This is an excellent book. Weiser Books Publication Date: New Orleans-style Voodoo is considerably more complex than you may have imagined, and like the city, it is unique.


My problem stems in the whitewashing and gentrification of my history by people who do not care about African Americans- our history, our culture, and our survival. People who bought this also bought. I’ve been practicing hoodoo for about 3 years and never read a book so wrapped in history and information I was just looking for. The spells she presents are steeped in the wisdom of the river, the bayous, and the roots and plants that folk practitioners have used for centuries.

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She then uses the slur “tranny” quite casually in reference to drag queens. Show More Show Less. Red Wheel Weiser Conari Imprint: In addition to a brief historical overview of these practices in New Orleans, here you will find spells, rituals, formulas, and prayers for virtually any conceivable purpose along with correspondence charts arranged by use or purpose for easy reference that will assist you in crafting your own spells and formulas.

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