Bay leaf is an herb that is commonly used in cooking. The leaves and oil are also used to make medicine.
Practical Uses: Contain vitamins A & C, iron, calcium, potassium, and magnesium; include in food regularly to promote general health; tea is good for migraines (infuse 3 leaves and juice of 1 lemon in hot water);
Spiritual Uses: Protection, good fortune, success, purification, strength, healing and psychic powers. Also, the herb of poets and the god Apollo (Sun).
Typically Bay Leaves are used in various types of magickal rituals by being written on and then burned.