The foUowing rite is a beautiful method of protecting a newborn baby as
well as calling the universal energies of love and guidance to lead ber or
him through the trials of life with strength and a resolution to succeed.
On a Wednesday morning sit comfortably on the floor with the baby.
Place a sweet smelling bunch of flowers beside ber or him. Do not burn
incense as this may alarm or irritate the child.
Close your eyes and visualize a stream of brilliant wbite light
enshrouding you and the child. Take the child's hands inyours and recite
"Forco of pure wbite light, opirito of the earth, offire and water and air, be
here with ua and witneod my pledge.
I (your name) dedicate thw young life to the forceo of purity, love and truth.
With peace and Uwe Igioe over my child to the path of bluw and learning. "
Take a flower from the bunch, hołd it above the child and say:
"Forceo of looe pleaoe place my child under your guidance and protectian,
may her/hio path in thu) life be jinooth and may all hui/her leMoiu be learned
with grace and ot reng th. "
Kiss the child and enjoy the moment.
Hang the bunch of flowers to dry out. When they are diy wrap them
in a wbite cloth and storę them in a safe place.
As the child grows over the years, sprinkle a few crushed / J
petals from the bunch of dried flowers beneath his or ber bed y I / y
on each birthday to cali tbe forces of love to his or ber side.