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Moon Phase Meanings

WAXING MOON

Time: From New Moon to Full Moon (Approx 14 days)

Goddess Aspect: Maiden.

Associated Goddesses: Artemis, Branwen, Eriu, Nymph, and Epona.

Magickal Attributes: INVOKING Beginnings, New projects, Ideas, Ispirations, Energy, Vitality, Freedom.

Workings on this day are for: “Constructive” magick, (love, wealth, success, courage, friendship, luck or health.)

FULL MOON

Time: Approx 14 days after New Moon (Energy lasts from 3 days before Full Moon to 3 days after actual Full Moon)

Goddess Aspect: Mother.

Associated Goddesses: Danu, Cerridwen, Gaia, Aphrodite, and Isis.

Magickal Attributes: FRUITION Manifesting goals, Nurturing, Passion, Healing, Strength, Power.

Workings on this day are for: Protection, Divination, “Extra Power”, Job hunting, healing serious conditions. Also love, knowledge, legal undertakings, money and dreams.

WANING MOON

Time: From Full Moon to Dark Moon (Approx 14 days)

Goddess Aspect: Crone

Associated Goddesses: Callieach, Banshee, Hecate, Kali, Morrigan.

Magickal Attributes: BANISHING Releasing the Old, Removing Unwanted Negative Energies, Wisdom, Psychic Abilities, Scrying, Reversing things.

Workings on this day are for: Banishing Magick, ridding onelsef of addictions, illness or negativity, physical and psychic cleansings.

NEW MOON

Time: From Dark Moon to Waxing Moon (depends)

Goddess Aspect: Madien

Associated Goddesses: Same as WAXING MOON

Magickal Attributes: Same as WAXING MOON

Workings on this day are for: Starting new ventures, new beginnings, love, romance, health, or job hunting