G/P/E: Masculine, Saturn, Earth.
Magical uses: Connected to death in all of its aspects.
The smoke of Cypress can be used to consecrate ritual objects.
Associated with death and mourning; stimulates healing and helps overcome the pain of loss.
Hang in the home for protection.
Burn crushed cypress wood for aid in understanding grief and death or to aid in divination.
Wear or carry at funerals to ease the mind and minimize grief.
Useful at any time of crisis.
Also Called: Tree of Death