Planet: Sun. Also Mercury, Mars, and Uranus
Element: Fire
Magical Properties

  • Cinnamon has a few metaphysical properties. When burned it can stimulate clairvoyance, raise spiritual vibrations, and help focus during divination. It can also be used to aid meditation and astral projection.
  • It has fairly potent cleansing properties. It can be burned to purify a space, or rubbed on ritual tools to cleanse them.
  • Cinnamon has been a known spice for a long time. The Romans believed the fragrance to be sacred and burned it at funerals.
  • It’s sometimes used in protection spells.
  • Love charms get a kick when cinnamon is added.
  • Also used for: prosperity, success, healing, lust, passion, power, dreams, strength, courage, personal empowerment, luck, peace, communication, happiness, inspiration and wisdom.
    Medicinal Properties
  • Be cautious with your usage. When used externally or in undiluted essential oil, it can irritate the skin.
  • Cinnamon adds useful antibacterial properties to cold and flu remedies.
  • The essential oil is a good remedy for athletes foot but remember to dilute it with a carrier oil.
  • It’s effective for yeast infections, thrush, and gingivitis.
  • When used in cooking, cinnamon aids digestion. It prevents bloating and flatulence and can treat heartburn and nausea.
  • The cinnamon powder sold in grocery stores is too old to have any medicinal value. Grinding it into powder yourself is the best way to ensure fresh cinnamon.