Every item on an altar, shrine, or dedicated working space communicates something to the spirits and holds its own ashe, its unique form and resonance of energy. Figuring out how to design your space, what to place there, and what offerings to present is important to building a solid foundation for your rootworking practice.

This guide with several different classic altar designs may be a helpful reference for that process. To learn more about how to set up the altar and understand the layout designs, check out this tutorial.

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