The anima loci or animus loci is the "soul" of a place, its essential personality. A concept linked to the supernatural spirits of nature as residing in stones, springs, mountains, islands, trees, etc.
In witchcraft, the anima loci is often referred to a spirit of the place, sprite, fairy, guardian.
Sites with strong anima loci
The Carlin stone near Craigends Farm, East Ayrshire, Scotland.
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