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Moon phases and magic 🌙

Use cosmic energy for powerful magickal practices

The moon has always held a fascination for mankind. It has been a source of inspiration for poetry, music and art for millennia. But did you know that the different phases of the moon can also influence our energy and be used in your magical practices?

Understand the phases of the moon

The moon goes through eight major phases during its lunar cycle, which lasts about 29.5 days. Each phase has its own energetic characteristics and is associated with specific intentions in magick. Here is an overview of the moon phases most commonly used in magickal practice:

The new moon : The new moon marks the beginning of a new lunar cycle. It is associated with rebirth, new beginnings , and creation . This is the perfect time to set new intentions and start new magical projects. The new moon is also conducive to meditation and visualization to manifest your desires.

The waxing moon : During this phase, the moon becomes brighter and brighter each night. It is associated with growth , expansion and increased energy. Now is a great time to work on personal growth, prosperity, and achieving your goals. Use this period to attract what you desire into your life.

Full Moon : The full moon is the climax of the lunar cycle, when the moon is fully illuminated in the night sky. It is associated with maximum power and the realization of your intentions. This is the perfect time for divination, deep meditation, and performing intricate magical rituals. The full moon is also conducive to release and healing.

Waning Moon : As the moon wanes, it is associated with lowering energy, purifying , and cleansing . This is the perfect time to get rid of negative energies, unwanted habits and obstacles. Use this phase of the Moon to get rid of what no longer serves you and to set the stage for new intentions at the next new moon.

Maximize the influence of lunar phases in magic and lithotherapy

Now that we've explored the different phases of the moon in detail, it's time to dive deeper into how you can maximize their influence in your magical practice, including crystal healing. Each phase offers unique opportunities to work with cosmic energy.

New Moon: The Genesis of Intention

The new moon marks the beginning of the lunar cycle and is associated with rebirth and new beginnings.

Create an altar dedicated to the new moon : Gather crystals, white candles and symbols of renewal on a special altar. This will serve as a focal point for your rituals and meditations. The chosen crystals must match your magical intentions.

Write down your intentions: Take a piece of paper and clearly write down your goals and desires. Be specific and positive in your affirmations. You can place crystals like clear quartz or carnelian next to your paper to amplify your intentions.

Meditate and visualize: Sit at your altar, light the candles and meditate on your intentions. Visualize them coming to fruition in your life. Feel the power of the new moon and your chosen crystals supporting you in this process.

Purify Your Crystals and Magical Tools: The New Moon, with its renewal energy, can be used to purify your crystals. Some people prefer the new moon to cleanse their crystals by placing them in salt water or burying them in the earth during the night of the new moon.

Waxing Moon: The Energy of Growth

The waxing moon is when the moon gets brighter and brighter each night. Here is how to make the most of it, by integrating lithotherapy:

Manifestation Rituals: Use this time to perform manifestation rituals to attract what you desire into your life. Use green or gold candles to symbolize growth and abundance. Wear crystals like citrine or amethyst to amplify your growth intentions.

Creative and Entrepreneurial Projects : If you are working on creative or entrepreneurial projects, harness the Moon's growing energy to boost your creativity and productivity. Wear or place crystals like green aventurine to encourage creativity.

Charging crystals and magic tools: Each night, expose your crystals and magic tools to the light of the waxing moon to charge them. Visualize them becoming more and more powerful as the moon grows larger. Make sure the crystals used match your growth goals.

The key thing to remember is that moon magic is a personal and intuitive practice. There are no strict rules to follow. The key is to align your rituals and practices with the natural energies of the cosmos, while using lithotherapy to amplify your intentions. By exploring the phases of the moon and adapting these tips to your personal needs and preferences, you can greatly improve the effectiveness of your esoteric practice . The moon is a powerful ally for those seeking to deepen their connection with the cosmos, manifest their deepest desires, and benefit from the energetic properties of crystals. May your magical journey under the moon be lit with success and endless discoveries.

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