If you think ritual is all about temples, expensive robes and flashy kit, think again. There seems to be a widespread belief that costly items such as exquisite ceremonial robes, ornate swords and an assortment of fine, costly resins with esoteric names are indispensable if one is to pay due homage. ‘Anything less will offend the gods’. Nonsense. Ritual can be much simpler.
The elements of air and fire can be challenging. Rented accommodation often prohibits naked flames, so no incense or candles. How can those quarters be represented without something burning? Everything associated with the element is valid as a representation.
Many people think that Air demands smouldering incense, But this quarter can be rep