The ability to use magic through hand gestures. Variation of Spell Casting and Power Via Gesture.

Also Called

  • Hand Ritual Empowerment
  • Hand Seals/Signs
  • Kuji-in/Kuji-kiri
  • Mudras


The user of this ability can cast spells and use magic by performing hand gestures/sign. The abilities the user gains would possibly be temporary.




  • Removing/preventing user from using their hands will prevent the use of this power.
  • Performing complex hand seal/sighs needs training.

Known Users

  • Wizards (Fairy Tail)
    • Zeref
  • Fey (Whateley Academy)
  • Ninjas (Naruto)
  • Wizardmon (Digimon)
  • Uncle Chan (Jackie Chan Adventures)
  • Magical Being (Once Upon a Time)
  • Mermaids (Mako Mermaids)
  • Witches (The Vampire Diares/The Originals)
  • Magic Users (Doctor Strange)
  • Yiga Clan (The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild)
  • Magicians (The Magicians)
  • Nefarian Serpine (Skullduggery Pleasant)
  • Leonardo (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2012)
  • Splinter (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2012)