In the occult world you will surly here about hurting someone and yes it is a big part of the occult world. A curse is a powerful action of an occult God placed on someone by someone for various reasons. In voodoo to place such a curse is regarded as working the left hand or called black magic spells because they are concerned with hurting, harming, jinxing or hot footing someone. On the flip side these same forces can be used to protect one from these same harmful forces ex. To keep an evil person from hurting someone like a friend or family member, to get rid of a bad neighbor and to have good energy around the home or business. It is very important for anyone to know that the spirit of revenge is not one to play with !!! In the occult world there are different beliefs as to how to go about hurting someone some believe that you can go about hurting people without the greatest care in the world. Others who believe in the three fold effect that what one does come back threefold. The occult rule that is the most followed is do what one does unto you !! if one as hurt you unjustifiably you have all the right to hurt back that person. When a voodoo priest or priestess is working these spells it is very important that it is justified as most likely they will know. Bless be !!