Banishing Ritual of the Pentagram
WICCAN CROSS

Face East. Touch forehead. Say IO EVOE( ee-VEE) APHRODITE

Touch root chakra. Say IO EVOE APOLLO

Touch right shoulder. Say EKO EKO AZARAK ('Hail, hail force of fire')

Touch left shoulder. Say
EKO EKO AMELAK ('Hail, hail to the glory')

Extend arms in form of a 4 directional cross. Say
IO EVOE ('Blessed be.')

Clasp hands upon breast and say '
So mote it be.'

CIRCLE OF PROTECTION

Trace invoking pentagram with finger or wand(never a blade) or hold up peyton in East. Say APOLLO.

Trace circle of protection until facing South. Trace pentagram in South. Say
ARES.

Trace circle of protection until facing West. Trace pentagram in West. Say
APHRODITE.

Trace circle of protection until facing North. Trace pentagram in North. Say
DEMETER.

Finish tracing circle, closing it in the East.

INVOCATION OF THE GREAT GODS

Return to center of circle and face East. Extend arms in form of a 4 directional cross.

Chant:

Before me Apollo
Behind me Aphrodite
On my right hand Ares
On my left hand Demeter
About me flame the pentagrams
Within me shines the light of the Goddess.


Repeat the Wiccan Cross.