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Tonight is the Full Moon, known as the Blood Moon because between now and Samhain/Halloween was the harvest of flesh, it was the time when the farming community would slaughter cattle and preserve the meat to last through the winter months. Poorer families would use the brightness of this Full Moon to go hunting for their meat. So it became known as the Blood Moon it is also called the Hunters Moon, the Shedding Moon or the Falling Leaf Moon.This full Moon there was a lunar eclipse earlier today when the Moon the Earth and the Sun are in perfect alignment, and the Earth casts a shadow over the Moon so it becomes a deep blood red.The Full Moon is in the constellation of Aries, making it all about pent up emotions and balance. The eclipse will also have your emotions reeling and will have you asking yourself are you in the right place you wish to be at this time and questioning your current situation.The Aries Lunar Eclipse requires us to be balanced in our masculine and feminine energies. Masculinity is not better than Femininity. Femininity is not better than Masculinity. We need a balance of both male and female to be whole. This will bring you towards greater self-expression and freedom. You may feel a strong need to stand up for yourself and speak your truth. Let us remember to give others plenty of room to be who they are and speak their truth too.You are born again in the Aries cleansing fire. Let go of the false self. Embrace who you really are. Be heart-centered. Liberate your mind. This is real freedom. Lunar eclipses signal a completion and an awareness that could change the course of our journey if we let it.The heart may skip a beat as raw emotions surface now and energies are charged up. This is par for the course. Allow anger and agitations to rise up and clear out without jabbing anyone with the energy. You don’t have to allow things to become volatile, instead use these emotions to look inwards on yourself rather than outwards blaming others.Take positive action in advance by being responsible for your emotions and reactions to things. Direct the pent up or stuck emotional energy into organizing, working out or anything that burns off the ‘gunk’ and exhausts you in a good way.This eclipse opens a window until November 3 of a time that supports deep change. The energy of this Full Moon can be a bit challenging if you are not in alignment with what you need at this time. May you finally get the message and leave the past behind, honoring the experiences by making them conscious and giving them meaning.We are on the threshold of knowing things that will alter the course and direction of our lives, and how our minds are able to recognize signs and signals and bring forth messages from the Spiritual realms. This eclipse comes to remind us that who we are is written nowhere but in our own hearts, and it is there we will discover it.This Full Moon, use the energy to heal, healing energies are very strong now, look inside yourself and ask what it is you need to heal your hurt, pain, emotions. Clear your mind of negativity and try to look to a brighter and more positive future in the year ahead, make the decision to make big changes, this Moons energy will help you achieve them.May you have a blessed Full Moon and may the Goddess watch over you.

wiccateachings:

Tonight is the Full Moon, known as the Blood Moon because between now and Samhain/Halloween was the harvest of flesh, it was the time when the farming community would slaughter cattle and preserve the meat to last through the winter months. Poorer families would use the brightness of this Full Moon to go hunting for their meat. So it became known as the Blood Moon it is also called the Hunters Moon, the Shedding Moon or the Falling Leaf Moon.

This full Moon there was a lunar eclipse earlier today when the Moon the Earth and the Sun are in perfect alignment, and the Earth casts a shadow over the Moon so it becomes a deep blood red.

The Full Moon is in the constellation of Aries, making it all about pent up emotions and balance. The eclipse will also have your emotions reeling and will have you asking yourself are you in the right place you wish to be at this time and questioning your current situation.

The Aries Lunar Eclipse requires us to be balanced in our masculine and feminine energies. Masculinity is not better than Femininity. Femininity is not better than Masculinity. We need a balance of both male and female to be whole. This will bring you towards greater self-expression and freedom. You may feel a strong need to stand up for yourself and speak your truth. Let us remember to give others plenty of room to be who they are and speak their truth too.

You are born again in the Aries cleansing fire. Let go of the false self. Embrace who you really are. Be heart-centered. Liberate your mind. This is real freedom. Lunar eclipses signal a completion and an awareness that could change the course of our journey if we let it.

The heart may skip a beat as raw emotions surface now and energies are charged up. This is par for the course. Allow anger and agitations to rise up and clear out without jabbing anyone with the energy. You don’t have to allow things to become volatile, instead use these emotions to look inwards on yourself rather than outwards blaming others.

Take positive action in advance by being responsible for your emotions and reactions to things. Direct the pent up or stuck emotional energy into organizing, working out or anything that burns off the ‘gunk’ and exhausts you in a good way.

This eclipse opens a window until November 3 of a time that supports deep change. The energy of this Full Moon can be a bit challenging if you are not in alignment with what you need at this time. May you finally get the message and leave the past behind, honoring the experiences by making them conscious and giving them meaning.

We are on the threshold of knowing things that will alter the course and direction of our lives, and how our minds are able to recognize signs and signals and bring forth messages from the Spiritual realms. This eclipse comes to remind us that who we are is written nowhere but in our own hearts, and it is there we will discover it.

This Full Moon, use the energy to heal, healing energies are very strong now, look inside yourself and ask what it is you need to heal your hurt, pain, emotions. Clear your mind of negativity and try to look to a brighter and more positive future in the year ahead, make the decision to make big changes, this Moons energy will help you achieve them.

May you have a blessed Full Moon and may the Goddess watch over you.

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The Blood Moon is almost upon us. It is when there will be a total lunar eclipse, where the earths shadow will turn the Moon a blood red colour. The Blood Moon will be visible worldwide.One of the great things about lunar eclipses is that they are completely safe to view with the naked eye. No special filters are required to protect your eyes like those used for solar eclipses. You don’t even need a telescope to watch the eclipse, although a good pair of binoculars will help.In Paganism a Blood Moon opens a gateway into the heavens as the Earth, Sun and Moon align. For a brief moment in time we can commune with the spirit world and other realms. In many religions this is a great omen and many wars and natural disasters have happened around a Blood Moon. Many Christians believe it will be the return of their savior Jesus Christ, The King James Bible predicts: “The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and the terrible day of the LORD comes,” [Joel 2:31] There are 4 Blood Moons called a Tetrad, each 6 months apart giving us the number 666 between each Blood Moon, so many Christians believe it will be a return of Christ and the start of the Rapture on the final Blood Moon. The 4 Blood Moons also happen on 4 Jewish holidays of Passover and Sukkot. The Tetrad started on April 14th 2014 the other Blood Moons are October 8th 2014, April 4th 2015, September 28th 2015. But don’t worry the world is definitely not going to end.

wiccateachings:

The Blood Moon is almost upon us. It is when there will be a total lunar eclipse, where the earths shadow will turn the Moon a blood red colour. The Blood Moon will be visible worldwide.

One of the great things about lunar eclipses is that they are completely safe to view with the naked eye. No special filters are required to protect your eyes like those used for solar eclipses. You don’t even need a telescope to watch the eclipse, although a good pair of binoculars will help.

In Paganism a Blood Moon opens a gateway into the heavens as the Earth, Sun and Moon align. For a brief moment in time we can commune with the spirit world and other realms. 

In many religions this is a great omen and many wars and natural disasters have happened around a Blood Moon. Many Christians believe it will be the return of their savior Jesus Christ, The King James Bible predicts: “The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and the terrible day of the LORD comes,” [Joel 2:31] 

There are 4 Blood Moons called a Tetrad, each 6 months apart giving us the number 666 between each Blood Moon, so many Christians believe it will be a return of Christ and the start of the Rapture on the final Blood Moon. The 4 Blood Moons also happen on 4 Jewish holidays of Passover and Sukkot. 

The Tetrad started on April 14th 2014 the other Blood Moons are October 8th 2014, April 4th 2015, September 28th 2015. But don’t worry the world is definitely not going to end.

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mythoccult:

Moon Phases & Magick Correlation 
New Moon
On the day of the new moon and 3 days after itMagick: new beginning, love, romance, health, work
Waxing Moon
About 13 days between the new and full moonMagick:inspiration, love, freedom, friendship, prosperity, happiness
Full Moon
The day before the full moon, the day of, and the day afterMagick:healing, wishes, predictions
Waning Moon
About 13 days between the full and new moonMagick: breaking curses, negative powers, addictions

mythoccult:

Moon Phases & Magick Correlation 

New Moon

On the day of the new moon and 3 days after it
Magick: new beginning, love, romance, health, work

Waxing Moon

About 13 days between the new and full moon
Magick:inspiration, love, freedom, friendship, prosperity, happiness

Full Moon

The day before the full moon, the day of, and the day after
Magick:healing, wishes, predictions

Waning Moon

About 13 days between the full and new moon
Magick: breaking curses, negative powers, addictions

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Witchy tip: Best time for *releasing* spells

wandering-alice:

GENERAL

  • dawn
  • new Moon
  • waning Moon
  • Moon in Pisces
  • full Moon in October
  • full Moon in November

EMOTIONAL RELEASE

  • February

RELEASING THE DEAD

  • Saturday

RELEASING NEGATIVE ENERGIES

  • waning Moon

RELEASING NEGATIVE SITUATIONS

  • waning Moon

RELEASING THE PAST

  • January

RELEASING SPIRITS

  • Wednesday

RELEASING THINGS THAT NO LONGER SERVE YOU WELL

  • full Moon in October

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* requested by Anon

The Spellcaster’s Reference by Eileen Holland

~ Blessed be ~