Place a bowl of Star Anise on the altar or where you are doing your rituals, to purify and help increase the power. Be sure to renew each week. Carry to bring Good Luck and burn the seeds as an incense to help increase psychic powers.
It’s often carried whole or added to mojo bags for good luck. In Hoodoo, an Anise star placed under a pillow will help you to dream of someone far away. The licorice-like scent is said to stimulate clairvoyance and is widely used for incenses and magickal oils.