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Animal Magic: The Owl


Owl

There are lots of myths and legends about this beautiful bird of the night and some conflict between good and bad.

Owl will defend itself and the nest of its young but it also has an offbeat approach to parenting where some chicks may starve due to lack of food or be killed off by siblings.

It is a creature of the between times choosing to fly at dawn, dusk and during the dark of the night so it tends to have connections to gods of death in many cultures.

Some say that to hear an owl screech means impending doom…

Owl is another creature that was said to be a witch that had shape shifted.

Keywords:

Protection, witchcraft, magic, death and rebirth, silence, swiftness, deception (uncovering), Underworld, wisdom, dreams, shape shifting, messages, secrets and omens.

From Pagan Portals Animal Magic

#owl #animalmagic #totem

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