This ritual was used by the Charmed Ones to summon their ancestor, Melinda Warren to help defeat Matthew Tate in the Season 1 episode, "The Witch is Back".
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To Call Blood to BloodEdit
- 3 sprigs Rosemary for remembrance
- 2 tablespoons chopped Ground Holly
- for spirit calling
- A pinch of Cypress for longevity
- 1 shredded Yarrow Root
- for contacting relatives
- Let the herbs be prepared while the name of
- the love one is repeated by the preparer.
- Place the herbs in a silver bowl.
- Lay in a treasure of the loved one,
- should one be available.
- With a knife, prick the left finger,
- so the blood will flow straight from the heart.
- Add the blood to the bowl, calling the name
- of the loved one and saying, "Blood of our
- blood, we summon thee." The loved one
- will be summoned in full wholeness and
- freshness of life.