Job’s (rhymes with “robes”) Tears are used for healing illness, wishing and luck in gambling.
Suggested magical uses for Whole, Job’s Tears:
String the seeds on a thread and wear around the neck to relieve spiritually caused issues of the head, neck or throat.
Carry three Job’s Tears for good luck.
Hold seven Job’s tears in your hand, make a wish and throw into a river to give power to your wish.
Carry a red flannel bag with seven Job’s Tears, Pyrite and pinch of Sarsaparilla for bigger gambling winnings or to attract more money luck.
Place 7 Job’s Tears in a circle around the base of a Luck candle which has been dressed in Lucky Buddha oil for extra power.
For in-depth information on how to use this and other herbs and roots magically, I recommend Hoodoo Herb and Root Magic and Cunningham’s Encyclopedia of Magical Herbs, both of which can be found in our Books section.