Tag Archives: moon

New Moon in Scorpio

A new cycle begins with a New Moon in Scorpio. This cycle presents a good time to commit to personal goals that express the positive energies of the sign of the Scorpion. This lunation stimulates a new beginning in the … Continue reading

Posted in Astrological Highlight | Tagged , ,

New Moon Solar Eclipse in Virgo

A NEW MOON Solar Eclipse occurs on Thursday, September 1, 2016, at 5:03 AM EDT. On Thursday morning, the New Moon is exact, when the Sun in Virgo aligns with the Moon in Virgo. A New Moon Solar Eclipse occurs in the sign … Continue reading

Posted in Astrological Highlight, Eclipse | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Lunar Eclipse in Aries

a Lunar eclipse is an especially potent lunation — in this case a potent Full Moon. Lunar eclipses are relationship-oriented. The “crisis” that these eclipses tend to elicit is a crisis of lack–a time when we suddenly realize a great … Continue reading

Posted in Eclipse, Moon Magic | Tagged , ,

Moon in Aquarius

We thrive on intellectual stimulation, change, and unusual or unconventional experiences. Venus enters Taurus today, where it will transit until April 11th, considerably toning down our desire to directly pursue our wants and needs. In Taurus, Venus is very sensual, … Continue reading

Posted in Astrological Highlight, Moon Magic | Tagged ,

Moonstone Blessing

I like to keep a blessed moonstone with my divination tools. Both Grandmother Moon herself and moonstone carry the lunar qualities of intuition and feminine power and guidance. These qualities are important to embody when performing divinations, especially for others. … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Spell | Tagged , , , , ,

First Quarter Moon

This puts the Moon at 90-135 degrees ahead of the sun, rising a little after noontime and setting after mmidnight.  Sunset is the prime time for the waxing Moon. From the time a New Moon is sighted until it reaches the … Continue reading

Posted in Moon Magic | Tagged ,

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

Posted in Basics, Moon Magic | Tagged ,

September’s Dark Moon: The Great Dragon-Mother

The goddess Timat of the Middle East was the goddess of the primal abyss. Her worshippers called her a She-Dragon, who was sometimes evil, sometimes good. Shw was portrayed as part animal, part bird, and part serpent. Marduk took her … Continue reading

Posted in Deities, Moon Magic | Tagged , ,