Lunabar Moon Almanack for Thursday, 27 August, 2015
Waxing, Gibbous Moon Age: 13 ¼ days.
Ascending Node is at 2° Libra.
Moon in 10th degree of the Sign Aquarius, the Waterman; also in 11th deg. of the Constellation Capricornus, the Goat. Moonset: 3:57 morn. Moonrise: 6:04 eve. Souths: 11:36 eve.
Aspects of the Moon in Aquarius: Yang, Masculine, Solar, Positive, Diurnal, Airy, Fixed, Barren, Horary Western, Wintery, Austral, Obeying, Human, Moist, Vocal, Sweet, Warm, Mental, Nervous, Hot
Waxing Moon: Time: From New Moon To Full (Approx. 14 Days Symbolic of growth, manifestation, attainment, gravidity (heavy with child – both philosophical and literal).
Goddess Aspect: Maiden
Associated Goddesses: Artemis, Branwen, Eriu, Nymph, Epon
Magickal Attributes: Invoking Beginnings, New Projects, Ideas, Inspiriation, Energy, Vitality, Freedom.
Spells and rituals involving the air element should be performed when the Moon is in the air sign: Gemini, Libra, Aquarius.
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Moon Moon, Mother Moon
The Moon in conjunction with Jupiter, is found to be a good day in all humane affairs. ~ Bethem’s “Centiloquium”.
Chanting faint hymns to the cold fruitless moon. – Shakespeare, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” I, i.
Lay thy bow of pearl apart And thy crystal-shining quiver ; Give unto the flying hart Space to breathe how short soever ; Thou that mak’st a day of night, Goddess excellently bright! – Ben Jonson, “Hymn to Diana.”
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