Category Archives: Basics

Samhain

Samhain Eve – As the biggest festival of the Witches’ year it really is one to share with others if at all possible. In many Covens everyone attends this Sabbat, including those from Daughter Covens. Around this time there are … Continue reading

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New Moon

New Moon Magic: When the Moon is new, the Luminaries — the  Sun andMoon — are aligned in the same Zodiac sign.  That makes it a charged time with concentrated energies of that sign.  A New Moon is a symbolic … Continue reading

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The Dark Moon

When is the Dark Moon?: Also known as the “dead” Moon, this is the time when there is no solar reflection, leaving the lunar face in darkness. The dark lasts about three days before the new crescent appears. Is this … Continue reading

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Moon in Pisces

The Moon in Pisces reveal our permeability. We dream, and need to ground our dreams.  We care, but can become overwhelmed by our awareness unless we feel spirit working though us. This transit is a time to imagine, share, sense, … Continue reading

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Gibbous Moon

The moon is now 8 – 14 days old from the New Moon and at 135-180 degrees ahead of the sun. This is the time for patience and for drawing up energy for the coming full moon. The Gibbous Moon … Continue reading

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Elemental Fire

A Masculine element. Direction- South. Color- red. Elemental beings are salamanders. Fire animals are the porcupine, coyote, fox, squirrel, hawk, mouse, deer, bear, and snakes. Stones are amber, citrine, smoky crystals, gold, and copper. Fire rules spells dealing with success, … Continue reading

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Elemental Air

A Masculine element. Direction- East. Color- yellow. Elemental beings are sylphs. Air animals are doves, the wolf, fox, deer, and turtle. Stones are moonstone, tourquoise, and rhodochrosite. Rules spells dealing with memory, intellect, test taking, divination and psychic ability, travel, … Continue reading

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Elemental Earth

A Feminine element. Direction- North. Color- green. Elemental beings are gnomes. Earth Animals are the wolf, owl, dragon, stag, and wild cats. Stones are onyx, jade, amethyst, and flourite. Rules spells dealing with fertility, jobs, money, business, health, ecology and … Continue reading

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