Vine the King and the Earl of Hell
Vine - the Witches Detector.
Vine is the Great King and Earl of Hell in the Ars Goetia of the Lesser Key of Solomon. He rules 30 legions of spirits.
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He appears as a man with the Lions head , riding the black horse and holding the Viper in his hands. After the magician asks - he will show up in the human shape as the man with black skin, long black hair, black wings and with golden Cane in hands. Vine is able to find any hidden thing, to identify the witches and the magicians and to give the truly answers about Past and Future.
Word «VINE» in Latin means «The climbing plant that produces grapes» and also «vines» were the ancient machines , made of wood, which people used for breaking walls. Thats why this demon has got such name.
He builds the castles and towers , but also can ruin any even the strongest walls. Also he is often called while sea wars , to make storm and to drown the ships . Vine builds same fast and good as ruins things . This King of Hell is THE ONLY demon in the Ars Goetia who is able to identify witches and other magicians. So he is indispensable helper in any magical confrontation. Also Vine is one the most difficult and complicated to summon and work with him demon. So not experienced magicians should be really careful . Rookies will face irreconcilable problems while trying to work with Vine. This demon is only for experienced ones. Vine is very insensitive for all the humanity, and he will not care if he will harm you. You must protect yourself from his negative energy and it is your problem if you will not handle it.
This is the sigil of the demon Vine. The direct instructions of how to call for him were written in the Lesser Key of Solomon / Goetia.
BEST time to call for : 11 - 20 June, 2 - 6 November, night time
TITLE: the King and Earl
DIRECTION: west (north-west)
METAL: copper+silver , gold
TO SUMMON: Eyesta nas Vine ca laris.