May Full Flower Moon in Sagittarius

May Full Flower Moon in Sagittarius

We welcome the flowers and the Moon this May.  The Moon will be Full on Friday, May 24th at 11:26 PM Central at  04° 08′ Sagittarius

Full Flower MoonThe May moon is usually known as the Flower Moon, but it is also called the Milk Moon, in China it is the Dragon Moon, in Medieval England it was the Hare Moon, and some pagans call it the Grass Moon.  Many other tribes and places had many other names, but the current most common reference in America is the Full Flower Moon.

Our ideals and concerns will be blooming this Full Flower Moon

The Sun in Gemini heightens our ability to communicate with others, but the Moon, opposite in Sagittarius, heightens our ability to distort their reactions.  The sun and moon are each square neptune right now, as well. The Square is a 45° angle, which creates some difficulty.

Since Neptune is in Pisces (the Great Counsellor), we get a wealth of water which is tough to grab hold of or pin down, and results in a wishy washy soup of best intentions. Expect to experience a vague sense of concern toward unrealistic and/or unattainable ideals. This dynamic trio of Neptune square the Sun and Moon will [Read more…]

Full Snow Moon – February 25, 2013

Full Snow Moon – February 25, 2013

Full Snow Moon: Feb 25, 02:28 PM (CST) is in Virgo 07° 24′

Snow Moon in Virgo

Snow Moon in Virgo when Mercury is retrograde

The February Full Moon is known as the Snow Moon, and even the Snow Blinding Moon.
The Lakota Sioux know it as the Moon of the Dark Red Calves, while the Cheyenne called it the Big hoop and Stick Game Moon. Other names include the Quickening Moon, Hunger Moon, Opening Buds Moon, Storm Moon, and the Trapper’s Moon.

When the Moon is full in a sign it reflects the light of consciousness to the fullest. It is a time to be fully engaged with life in that specific area. This February the Full Moon is in Virgo, ruled by Mercury. But with Mercury in Retrograde, now is the time for contemplation and analysis rather than action.

The Quickening Moon

We’re quite fond of the title the “Quickening” Full Moon. The quickening is used to describe the first noticeable movements of an unborn child in their mothers womb. It marks a time when new life is beginning but hasn’t broken through the surface quite yet. Also, this leaves life open to so many wonderful opportunities  A journey has yet to begin. We are in the middle of Imbolc Season: A time of quiet, renewal and rebirth. While the skies are grey and the ground is white, life secretly begins to awaken. Soon enough, lush greenery will sprout from the earth and life will be abundant once again. One cycle is ending as another begins.The air is also filled with female divinity and fertility, which would make this a fantastic time for fertility and childbirth magick. With all this being said, use this time to better yourself and create the life you truly want. The possibilities are endless.

February Full Moon Personal Inventory

Use Virgo’s energy to look at your dreams and where you are on your path. Take stock of the specific gifts you bring, the ones which only you have to offer – do they line up with your profession or do you still need to find what Buddhist’s call Right Livelihood? Seek your greatest vision, and don’t let anyone block your intentions or talk you down. [Read more…]

2013 Moon Phases

2013 Moon Phases

We’ve put together this 2013 moon phase reference because most of the charts out there offer some, but not all of this information around the phase of the moon, and they are usually not in Central Time, or aren’t adjusted for Daylight Savings. The moon names are those most commonly attributed, but different cultures do have different names. This is just a starting point to help you get attuned to the cycles of the moon and stars.

Central Time with Moon Astrology Sign

Moon Phase

Date

Time

Astrological Sign

Last quarter 01/04/13 09:58:56 PM
New moon in Capricorn 01/11/13 01:45:17 PM 21° 46′ Capricorn
First quarter 01/18/13 05:45:56 PM
Full Wolf Moon in Leo 01/26/13 10:40:28 PM 07° 24′ Leo
Last quarter 02/03/13 07:57:36 AM
New moon in Aquarius 02/10/13 01:22:46 AM 21° 43′ Aquarius
First quarter 02/17/13 02:31:19 PM
Full Snow Moon in Virgo
02/25/13 02:28:51 PM 07° 24′ Virgo
Last quarter 03/04/13 03:54:39 PM
New moon 03/11/13 02:54:19 PM 21° 24′ Pisces
First quarter 03/19/13 12:27:32 PM
Full Worm Moon in Libra
03/27/13 04:30:20 AM 06° 52′ Libra
Last quarter 04/02/13 11:38:53 PM
New moon 04/10/13 04:38:49 AM 20° 41′ Aries
First quarter 04/18/13 07:32:33 AM
Full Pink Moon in Scorpio
04/25/13 02:59:57 PM 05° 46′ Scorpio
Last quarter 05/02/13 06:16:36 AM
New moon 05/09/13 07:31:40 PM 19° 31′ Taurus
First quarter 05/17/13 11:36:25 PM
Full Flower Moon in Sagittarius
05/24/13 11:27:03 PM 04° 08′ Sagittarius
Last quarter 05/31/13 02:00:19 PM
New moon 06/08/13 10:59:01 AM 18° 01′ Gemini
First quarter 06/16/13 12:25:25 PM
Full Strawberry Moon in Capricorn
06/23/13 06:33:38 AM 02° 10′ Capricorn
Last quarter 06/29/13 11:55:21 PM
New moon 07/08/13 02:16:06 AM 16° 18′ Cancer
First quarter 07/15/13 10:19:57 PM
Full Buck Moon in Aquarius
07/22/13 01:16:32 PM 00° 06′ Aquarius
Last quarter 07/29/13 12:44:43 PM
New moon 08/06/13 04:51:32 PM 14° 35′ Leo
First quarter 08/14/13 05:57:33 AM
Full Sturgeon Moon in Aquarius
08/20/13 08:45:06 PM 28° 01′ Aquarius
Last quarter 08/28/13 04:35:47 AM
New moon 09/05/13 06:36:12 AM 13° 04′ Virgo
First quarter 09/12/13 12:09:52 PM
Full Corn Moon in Pisces
09/19/13 06:12:38 AM 26° 41′ Pisces
Last quarter 09/26/13 10:56:12 PM
New moon 10/04/13 07:34:10 PM 11° 56′ Libra
First quarter 10/11/13 06:03:54 PM
Full Hunter’s Moon in Aries
10/18/13 06:37:36 PM 25° 45′ Aries
Last quarter 10/26/13 06:42:04 PM
New moon 11/03/13 06:49:32 AM 11° 16′ Scorpio
First quarter 11/09/13 11:58:47 PM
Full Beaver Moon in Taurus
11/17/13 09:16:30 AM 25° 26′ Taurus
Last quarter 11/25/13 01:30:21 PM
New moon 12/02/13 06:22:19 PM 10° 59′ Sagittarius
First quarter 12/09/13 09:13:09 AM
Full Cold Moon in Gemini
12/17/13 03:29:20 AM 25° 36′ Gemini
Last quarter 12/25/13 07:50:20 AM
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