The spiritual power of Salt often goes unnoticed. There are two types of Salt used for spiritual purposes, regular Salt (white or pink) and Black. In this article, we will be referring to Black Salt for spiritual benefits and not Black Salt that is digestible or for culinary purposes. Black Salt is a combination of Salt with activated charcoal. Black Salt is used to protect, remove and trap negative energies and other negative reasons that will not be discussed in this article. If we were to associate a planet with Black Salt, it would be Jupiter.
As Salt is a purifier of many things, it cleanses and cures. In South-Western Nigeria, the Yoruba people have a saying, “no matter how boastful the soup, it is the salt that starts the show.” Not only does it wake up the flavor of your food, when Salt is added to sacrifices, it wakes up the deities.
Powerful on its own, Salt itself can suck away dark energy. Salt is one of the three metaphysical “S” (Salt, Sage, Spirit). Everyone has some form of Salt in their households. However, sea salt is the most common Salt used for spiritual purposes because it does not contain many chemicals. Ever wondered why most spiritualists do their cleansings on the beach? The saltwater is used as a powerful spiritual tool to remove all negativity, hexes, jealousy, etc. The role of Salt has been a tale as old as time.
Heal and Transform Your Life
“You are the salt of the earth” (Matthew 5:13). There are many references in the good ole book that speaks to the power of Salt. Culturally, Salt has been used to cleanse homes of negativity by sweeping your floors with Salt (from back to front), as well as cleansing your aura of negativity by bathing with it. So, the next time you decide to sweep your home or take a bath, try adding a little sea salt to remove stale or stagnant negative energy.
An excellent ingredient for spiritual work, as we know the power of the color black. Black Salt is an ancient magical recipe used to protect from unwanted influences, eliminate negative energy from you, your home, business, and ward off unwanted guests and prevent them from returning, to name a few. Although not used for consumption, Black ritual salt is a mixture of sea salt, charcoal, and sometimes black dye. Historically, Black Salt has been used for centuries by various cultures. It is suitable for many different uses; however, we do not suggest using it in your bath. There are many recipes out there for Black Salt; however, we will provide one of our secret recipes to make your own Black Salt.
Black Salt Recipe
- Mortar and Pestle
- Fine kosher white salt or sea salt
- Charcoal briquette
- Active Charcoal
- Ash from already burned Charcoal
- Ash from previously burned Sage
- Create a petition on parchment paper with your intentions for this Black Salt (protection, banishing, etc)
- Burn the petition and use the ashes in the making of the black salt
- Cayenne Pepper
- Mixed all ingredients together in your mortar and pestle.
- Pray over all your ingredients.
Tip: Sprinkle it around your property (be careful if you have pets and do not use on grass).
If you carry a pouch of it with you, change out the salt often (every full Moon).