Moon Lore Continued

 

Moon Cycles to Celebrate the Goddess

 

•           New Moon: 0-3 days; Dawn to Sunset; Beauty, Health, Gardens, Jobs, Connections; Aradia

•           Crescent West: 3-7 days; Mid AM thru just after Sunset; Meditate for Abundance; Animals, Change, Emotions, Strengths; the Magdalene

•           Last Quarter: 7-10 days; Midnight - 12N; Removal; Healing, Health; Family

•           Dark of the Moon: 10-14 days; 3AM - Mid PM; Obstacles Removed; Justice, Forgiveness, Change; Releasing; Hecate

•           The Dark of the Moon belongs to Hecate.   Use her magick only as truly needed.  This is the time usually when no magick is performed, the time of rest.  Vision questing and seeking for vague, broad       insight can be successful during this time.

 

The Moon and the Months of the Year

 

JANUARY

Wolf Moon, Snow Moon, Ice Moon, Quiet Moon, Cold Moon, Dusting Moon,

Winter Moon, Old Moon, Moon after Yule, Moon of Little Winter

 

FEBRUARY

Storm Moon, Snow Moon, Wolf Moon, Ice Moon, Horning Moon, Wild Moon,

Seed Moon, Hunger Moon, Quickening Moon,

Red & Cleansing Moon, Big Winter Moon

 

MARCH

Chaste-Virgin Moon, Chaste Moon, Raven Moon, Budding Moon, Seed Moon,

Moon of Winds, Crow Moon,

Quickening Moon, Storm Moon, Sap Moon, Plow Moon, Worm Moon,

Full Crust Moon, Full Sugar Moon,

Lenting Moon, Moon of the Snowblind

 

APRIL

Seed Moon, Egg Moon, Leaf Moon, Pink Moon, Growing Moon, Wind Moon, Grass Moon, Hare Moon, Meadow Moon, Seed or Planting Moon, Planter's Moon, Fish Moon, Budding Trees Moon, Green Grass Moon

 

MAY

Goddess Moon, Hare Moon, Planting Moon, Blossom Moon, Merry Moon,

Bright Moon, Flower Moon,

Dyad Moon, Frogs Return Moon, Milk Moon, Corn Planting Moon,

Moon When the Ponies Shed

 

JUNE

Dyad Moon, Flower Moon, Strawberry Moon, Moon of Horses, Hot Moon,

Partner Moon, Rose Moon, Lovers' Moon, Honey Moon,

Strong Sun Moon, Mead Moon, Moon of Making Fat

 

JULY

Meade/Ale Moon, Honey Moon, Storm Moon, Oak Moon, Hay Moon,

Wort Moon, Horn Moon, Moon of Claiming, Harvest Moon,

Moon of Blood, Blessing Moon, Buck Moon, Fallow Moon, Thunder Moon

 

AUGUST

Wort Moon, Ripe Moon, Blackberry Moon, Green Corn Moon, Dispute Moon,

Barley Moon, Harvest Moon, Red Moon,

Piscary Moon, Thunder Moon, Sturgeon Moon, Moon When the Cherries Turn Black

 

SEPTEMBER

Barley Moon, Cherry Moon, Corn Moon, Grain Moon, Fruit Moon, Harvest Moon,

Wine Moon, Sturgeon Moon, Singing Moon, Moon When the Deer Paw the Earth

 

OCTOBER

Blood/Wine Moon, Wine Moon, Dying Grass Moon, Vine/Thistle Moon, Shedding Moon, Harvest Moon, Hunter's Moon, Ten Colds Moon,

Falling Leaf Moon, Travel Moon, Moon of the Changing Season

 

NOVEMBER

Snow Moon, Blood Moon, Hunting Moon, Apple/Pear Moon, Dark Moon, Frost Moon, Fog Moon, Larder Moon, White Moon,

Mourning Moon, Beaver Moon, Moon of Storms, Mad Moon,

Moon When Deer Shed Antlers

 

DECEMBER

Oak Moon, Snow Moon, Frost Moon, Blood Moon, Cold Moon, Wolf Moon,

Long Nights' Moon, Long Moon

Moon before Yule, Big Winter Moon, Moon of Popping Trees

 

 TYPE OF MAGICK to do WHEN THE MOON IS IN...

 

Moon in ARIES is the best time for spells involving authority, rebirth, leadership; Good for starting things, but lacks staying power. The best time to work magick involving  spiritual conversion, or willpower. Healing rituals for ailments of the face, head, or brain are also done during this period of time. Things occur rapidly, but quickly pass. Healing spells of the face and head.

 

Moon in TAURUS is the best time for spells involving love, money.  Spells that begin now last the longest, tend to increase in value, and become hard to alter. Is the best time to work magick for real estate, material acquisitions, and money. Healing rituals for ailments of the throat, neck, and ears are also done during this period of time. 

 

Moon in GEMINI is the best time for spells involving good communication, change of residence, public relations, writing, and travel.  Healing rituals for ailments of the shoulders, arms, hands, or lungs are also done during this period of time. Spells/things that begin now are easily changed by outside influence.

 

Moon in CANCER is the best time for spells involving the home and for honouring lunar gods and goddesses; is the best time to work magick for home and domestic life. Healing rituals for ailments of the chest or stomach are also done during this period of time. Pinpoints need, supports growth and nurturance.

 

Moon in LEO is the best time for spells involving authority, courage, and fertility. It’s also the best time to work magick involving power over others or childbirth. Healing rituals for ailments of the upper back, spine, or heart are also done during this period of time. Showmanship, favours being seen, drama, recreation and happy pursuits.

 

Moon in VIRGO is the best time for spells involving employment, health and diet. It’s also the best time to work magick involving intellectual matters and dietary concerns. Healing rituals for ailments of the intestines or nervous system are also done during this period of time. Favours accomplishment of details and commands.

 

Moon in LIBRA is the best time for spells involving justice, artistic work, justice, court cases, partnerships and unions, mental stimulation, and karmic, spiritual, or emotional balance. Healing rituals for ailments of the lower back or kidneys are also done during this period of time. Increases self-awareness, favours self-examination and interaction with others.

 

Moon in SCORPIO is the best time for spells involving power, psychic growth, sexual matters, secrets, and fundamental transformations. Healing rituals for ailments of the reproductive organs are also done during this period of time. Increases awareness of psychic power. Ends connections.

 

Moon in SAGITTARIUS is the best time for spells involving travel, sports, publications, legal matters, and truth. Healing rituals for ailments of the liver, thighs, or hips are also done at this time. Encourages flights of imagination and confidence.

 

Moon in CAPRICORN is the best time for spells involving organization, ambition, career, recognition, and political matters. Healing rituals for the knees, bones, teeth, and skin are also done at this time.  Increases awareness of the need for structure, discipline.

 

Moon in AQUARIUS is the best time for spells involving science, freedom, friendship, creative expression, problem-solving, extrasensory abilities, and the breaking of bad habits or unhealthy addictions. Healing rituals for ailments of the calves, ankles, or blood are also done at this time. Favours activities that are unique and individualistic.

 

Moon in PISCES is the best time for spells involving music, telepathy, dreams, clairvoyance and the creative arts. Healing rituals for ailments of the feet or lymph glands are also done at this time. Energy withdraws from the surface of life, hibernates within, secretly reorganizing and realigning.