When you find yourself up at the crack of dawn with the full moon shining in your window wondering what went wrong, pause take a deep breath, and let go knowing everything’s ok. The Full Moon this month in May is unpredictable, bringing matters to a head. All that goes bump in the night is not wrong but it just might be a sign that it is time to move through and celebrate you! Full moons are about letting go of old ideas and behaviors that no longer work anymore. It is the time to evolve into our Higher Self. Time to embrace love, especially of self, because without love.
In Chinese Medicine, spring is the season of the Wood element, which is controlled by the Liver and Gallbladder organ systems. The characteristics are flexibility and clarity at best, and at worst, confusion and anger. This has been an intense time of growth and rebirth, with lots of twists and turns and ups and downs. The purpose is to create a larger container in which to function on this Earth plane. With the New Moon in Taurus, a sense of stability is being created to help ground these new growth energies into being. I have seen a lot of people lately who need help with growing pains, myself included, that.
The Full Moon on April 11, is called the Pink Moon and is pregnant with love and life possibilities. The earth is ripe with life sprouting up all around us. Vibrant colors and increased light create renewed energy and motivate us into action. During this heart-centered Aries time, be sure to get lots rest to replenish your vitality and get ready for more action and adventure. In Chinese Medicine the moon cycle corresponds with the Yin aspect, which is restorative, and represents the internal, quiet, dark, contemplative nighttime feminine essence necessary to nurture life. As opposed to the Yang aspect, which is daytime, hot, bright, active masculine essence. Both are.
The New Moon Monday, March 27, in Aries, the Fire element. is all about letting go to make room for more of what serves us and those around us best. Unfortunately “best” is not always how we think it should be. This is where trust and faith, surrendering to the unknown, and taking a leap of faith is very helpful. Along with the action stimulating Fire element, we are being graced with lots of the Water element in the form rain, to clean the air and nourish our souls. The drought is over, we can let go and relax and go with the flow. This new moon is all about.
Spring is in the air, flowers blooming everywhere! Spring Equinox is the time of renewal and balancing, equalizing the energies between the winter and spring seasons. Bringing in much needed light, warmth, and new life in nature and ourselves as well. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, Spring is mainly associated with the wood element, which is known for its strength and flexibility. From a spiritual perspective, the wood element is said to house the “hun” which represents the Spirit that enlivens and sustains us throughout life and is said to move on after death. Spring, in Chinese Medicine, also connects to the color green associated with healing, the emotion of anger.
This Sunday, March 12, at 8am we have a Virgo Full Moon at 22 degrees. This moon is the archetypical nurse and makes an amazing healer. Those touched by this moon need to look after themselves first! If not, they will burn out in their caring roles very quickly if they neglect themselves. Oh my, I am already feeling the buildup of this full moon energy, insomnia, agitation, and anticipation, as I look at the clock at 2am, realizing I need to get up in a couple of hours. I had planned on doing early morning meditation for two hours starting at, 5:30, in honor of International Women’s Day, when.
The New Moon Solar Eclipse falls in the intuitive and watery sign of Pisces on February 26th. This Eclipse is going to bring a wave of new energy that will help all of us to start looking ahead to the new. Pisces energy is all about inner reflection, intuition and higher consciousness. This is a wonderful energy that will join us for the months ahead, making it a perfect time to think about our spirituality and the deeper meaning behind your life. Whatever has been cleared from your life in recent months is now dissipating and the New Moon Solar Eclipse will help you to get an idea of.
Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays, because it’s all about love. Giving it to ourselves, and sharing with others, goes a long way to healing the planet. It is our life lesson to learn more, grow more, share more, be more love and go forth with an open heart. Choose love, choose acceptance, choose peace! The very act of choosing is empowering. The full moon on February 10 and lunar eclipse, which will amplify the energy, is all about completion and making room for something different. Change is happening, whether we like it or not. It’s best to focus on the positive and take action accordingly whenever possible..
The new moon, on November 29, is all about sharing ourselves and building community based upon love and healing by choosing another more compassionate, balanced way of being and doing whatever it takes to let go of the old, negative ways that no longer serve us. It is time to realign our body, mind, and spirit to create unity and health within ourselves, which is reflected outward and is so greatly needed now. In Oriental Medicine, we are in the grief/letting go cycle, which the lung/large intestine meridians are responsible for during the Autumn season. Forgiveness is key to letting go in order to transform and move through blocked energy,.
The Full Moon on Monday, November 14, is another super moon where the Moon, in its orbit, is closest to the Earth. And the full moon hasn’t been this close to the Earth in 68 years and won’t be again until November 25, 2034! This may explain why such high energy is building around this record-breaking super Full Moon and the results of a landmark election just happened. Big letting go and trusting in Divine Order is necessary now! The need to dig in deeper still and anchor in love is what is called upon individually and collectively to raise our consciousness, which leads to greater health, happiness, and vitality.