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Posted June 3, 2024 at 11:49 am

Morning Ritual: Awakening the Relic

Gentle Awakening: Every morning, approach the relic with a light bow, whispering a gentle greeting to it.

Soft Brush Cleaning: Using a very soft, fine-bristled brush, gently dust off the relic, starting from the fingers and moving towards the upper arm. Be sure to brush lightly and with reverence.

Midday Ritual: Nourishing the Relic

Water Blessing: Prepare a small bowl of purified water. Whisper a blessing over the water, imbuing it with positive energy.

Anointing with Water: Dip a clean, soft cloth in the blessed water, wringing out excess moisture. Gently dab the cloth on the relic, starting from the fingertips and moving up.

Evening Ritual: Protecting the Relic

Prayer and Reflection: Spend a few minutes in quiet prayer or meditation, expressing gratitude and reverence for the relic. Reflect on its significance and history.

Weekly Ritual: Deep Cleaning and Reverence

Oil Anointing: Once a week, prepare a small amount of sacred oil. Using a cotton swab, very lightly anoint the relic with the oil, focusing on the fingers and palm.

Storytelling: Sit by the relic and tell its story aloud. This ritual helps keep the memory and history alive, connecting you deeper to the relic’s significance.

Monthly Ritual: Renewal and Rejuvenation

Salt Purification: Create a circle of sea salt around the relic’s resting place. This ritual helps to cleanse and protect the relic.

Group reverence amplifies the respect and positive energy surrounding the relic.

-Ancient rites for respecting and caring for the Holiest of Relics