This blog article is all about Archangel Michael. Michael is one of the most popular and well-known of the archangels. Angelic Lore tells us that Michael is also the leader or head of the archangels.
Archangel Michael’s name means “he who is like the divine”. And his main purpose is to defend and protect gods children. Let’s take a look at some of Michaels correspondences which are often referred to as his attributes.
Symbols of Power
Archangel Michael is often depicted carrying his shield of divine light, and with his sword brilliant blue light. Metaphysically these symbols represent the ability to shield and protect you from harms way, as well as to cut away truth from falsehood.
Colors Associate with Archangel Michael
Colors connected with Michael are blue, gold, and royal purple. For me, I generally see his majestic presence in the form of a sparkling golden light.
Crystals and Gemstones Associated with Archangel Michael
Gemstones, crystals, and stones connected with Michael are sugulite, Amber, and topaz. When working with Michael I get the best results with sugulite. Sugulite is a deep purple crystal and it’s energetic signature is perfect to aid in contact with spirit guides and angels.
Essential Oil’s, Herbs, Flower, & Incense Associated with Michael
As far as essential oil’s, herbs, flowers, and incense, Michael has many. I’ve just included a few of the most popular in this visual love share – But you can find a comprehensive list of his correspondences in my book The Archangel Apothecary.
Essential oils associated with Michael are frankincense and orange. These oils can be used to make prayer waters and prayer oils associated with Michael, as well as specialty oils and spritzers for courage, peace of mind, and protection.
Herbs and flowers associated with Michael are basil and sunflower. The name basil means king. In ancient times it was considered to be a royal Herb. It was used to cleanse and purify the living space as well as to protect it.
The sunflower is the perfect correspondence for Michael! It’s tall, large, in-your-face golden blooms are hard to miss. Plus, Angelic lore tells us that Michael is the archangel the sun-so this flower perfectly fits! Metaphysically the sunflower is a very spiritual flower. It symbolizes faith and trust in Infinite Love.
Incenses attributed to Michael are frankincense and Lavender. Frankincense burned in as incense promote calmness and relaxation. It also purges the room of negative energy and entities.
And Lavender when burned as an incense has a cleansing, healing, and relaxing vibe.
How Archangel Michael Helps You
This leads us to a very important question. How does Michael help you?
- In a crisis Michael’s voice is clear, to the point, and authoritative.
- He provides you with a sense of peace, and calm, clear thinking during an emergency.
- He gives you confidence and a sense of urgency to move into your life’s purpose.
How to Work with Archangel Michael
There are many ways you can work with Michael. Call upon Michael when you need protection of any kind, and when you’re feeling afraid. He will help you feel safe and bring you the courage you need to move forward toward your desired goals.
Michael also assist in clearing negative energies from any person, place, or situation.
And there you are – all about Archangel Michael and how to work with him.
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