The main object of this book is to help you understand what you are doing, and to create and develop your own techniques and rituals which will surely bring you the results you desire.
It doesn't matter what your religion is. You really don't have to be religious at all. Candle burning is a Psychic and Psychological experience, and may compliment your particular faith by arranging which you feel is inharmonious with your personal beliefs, as there are countless alternatives.
There are countless authorities and traditions which attempt to tell you precisely what to do in each type os candle-burning ritual or "spell," but few which attempt to explain the reasons why it must be just so. The actual reason is because that is that works best for them -but does it mean anything to you?
The one basic simple fact we can feel sure of is that the act of burning candles does indeed cause as altered state of awareness, producing changes in circumstances. Think of the millions of men and women who have been persuaded and seduced , or extracted promises and proposals, concluded business deals, patched up squabbles, and resolved differences of opinion in the glowing magic of a candlelight supper. And many a birthday wish has come true when all the candles were blown out!