Black is symbolically used to open up the deeper levels of the unconscious. It is often used as part of a ritual to induce a deep meditative state, or to banish negativity. Black attracts Saturn energy, it is the primary colour for Libra, and secondary colour for Virgo and Scorpio. As black is used to constricting, binding and Saturnian magick, it is seen as the symbol of sorcery and “dark arts”. However, black is also a protective colour used as the handles and wrappings of many magickal tool. It is also used in rituals concerning breaking bad habits, turning negativity into positivity and major life changes.
October 21, 2013