Magical Uses: Worn or carried it protects it's bearer and draws good luck. Places in a sachet of leather with silver brings money. Powdered Galangal is burned to break spells and curses. It is also carried or sprinkled around the house to promote lust. Worn, Galangal aids psychic development and guards the bearer's health. If unavailable, ginger, which is part of the same family can be substituted.