One of the most important connections we have in the magickal universe is in which we live and the other is earth's closest neighbour, The Moon.
We can easily see the impact of the moon on our planet and its habitants, right from ocean tides to human fertility!
Moon is associated with emotions, intuition and creativity. Since ancient times, the moon has fascinated earthlings. Poets, artists, musicians, lovers, astrologers and magicians all find the moon juicy subject matter for study and inspiration.
Known as the half, sickle or luna Moon. Crescent Moon occurs when moon is in the waning or waxing stage.
- Encourages fertility and creativity
- Symbolic of change
After the new moon, the illuminated portion of the moon is increasing, but less than half. Thus it gets bigger and builds up in strength and intensity, signifying the sprouting growth of the seed. At this stage, there is forward motion and a hope for something more to come. There is a gush of energy and a forward moving strength that you can utilize. Moreover, plans, dreams and ideas are growing and it is at this time that you can identify your focus for growth and commitment.
The time between the new and full moon is excellent to enact on the new intentions that you had set on the new moon. It is a time to be positive, motivated and take action. There is an energy expansion that supports new ideas and even the meeting of new people in your life.
At this phase, the moon partly illuminated less than one-half, and decreasing until the light is completely gone and formation of new moon. It is the end for the old cycle, the start of approaching new one. It is a time to detach from the world and rest yourself. It is a time to think things over and contemplate which the things you should let go. It is a time to prepare for the start of a new beginning.
- Great for gifting
- Can be kept in the Altar as a representation of feminine energy or water element
- Place it in your car for protection
- Leave it in your bag or office drawer