Intuitive Counselling

Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Moon Phases and Rituals for 2016

Phases of the MOON 2016 :  South African Time


January 2 - Saturday 7:30
Waning / Last Quarter:  Crow Moon / Hasta / Savitri - sun stimilating life
Ring of Fire; Tsunamis, Earthquakes, Extreme Temperatures. Guard your reputation and avoid unethical financial deals. Maintain the status quo. Avoid slyness. Break bad habits and remove toxic people / situations from your life. Being called to help. Taking wrong turns.

January 10 - Sunday 3:30
New Moon:   P. Shada  Mujaji (African Rain Goddess) - Conjuncts Pluto
Good for love; nutrition; justice; enjoying fruit and flowers; cleaning; cleansing out minds and hearts; justice; attracting wealth; and for working with and communicating with animals. This moon mansion is rejuvenating, invigorating, cleansing and purifying. Infuses us with a warrior-like spirit and determination to reach goals. The influence of this mansion inspires one to victory and it is hard to accept defeat. This moon mansion urges us towards spiritual practices, prayer and meditation.
Connected with the Hindu elephant god, Ganesha, remover of obstacles. This moon mansion is connected to rain, water, flowing streams, rivers, the sea and sea voyages.

January 17:  Sunday 1:26
Waxing / 1st Quarter:  Unicorn / Ashwini - Kumaris - physicians of gods / Agni fire god
Known as the 'star of transport' - safe travelling or making a talisman for safe travelling;
manifest magic and miracles; medical miracles; healing, enhanced energy and new beginnings.

JANUARY 24 - Sunday 3:46
FULL MOON: Pushya - Lord of Prayers - cow's udders - flower
Love, Health, Wealth, Success, Prosperity, Abundance. Do ritual near pool or pond.

February 1 - Monday 5:28
Waning / Last Quarter: Swati / Shape-Shifter Moon / Arcturus / Lord of the Wind
Avoid trouble, enemies, bad habits, guilt, fear and indecision. Promote discord and divorce.
Upset travelling plans. Destroy houses and enemies.

February 8 - Monday 16:39
New Moon: Dancing Dolphins / 8 Immortals
Chinese New Year: Fire (red) Monkey
Imbolic (oimelc - in milk), Candlemas; Brigid's Day
8 Immortals / Shiva
Drumming, dancing, music, whistling, peace, prosperity.
Rituals and prayers for single people to find a partner.
Renewal, healing, vision and wisdom.
Purifying thoughts and removal of bad karma, purify thoughts.
A magical day to manifest miracles.
Invoke nature spirits and fairies.
Wishes are written on red paper with a gold pen.
Burn Sandalwood incense and candles.
Decorate with flowers and fruit.
Tie ribbon with wishes on to tree.
Mardi-Gras - French for Shove (fat) Tuesday, followed by Ash Wednesday

February 15 - Monday 9:46
Waxing / 1st Quarter:  Krittika / Dagger / Agni god of fire and light
Attracting good energy, good fortune, good health, success and prominence.
Good for injections and medical treatment.

FEBRUARY 22 - Monday 20:20
FULL MOON: Magha / Royal Moon / Forefathers - ANCESTORS
Love, protection, courage, power and strength.

March 2 - Wednesday  1:11
Waning / Last Quarter: Jyestha / Indra - god of lightning & rain / Zeus / Jupiter / 3
Expose enemies and conspiracies. Guard against travelling South-West.
Feeling lonely, depressed, isolated and without emotional support.
Be kind to yourself, reassess your life and set new goals.
Good for real estate deals.

March 9 -  Wednesday  3:54
New Moon: Shivaratri / St Patrick
Purvabhadrapada / Pegasus / beautiful one footed goat / dragon-carp / Shiva's snake / St Patrick's Snake
Solar Eclipse
Shiva-ratri (milk and honey) white and gold
Drumming, dancing, music, whistling, peace, prosperity.
Rituals and prayers for single people to find a partner.
Renewal, healing, vision and wisdom.
Purifying thoughts and removal of bad karma, purify thoughts.
A magical day to manifest miracles.
Invoke nature spirits and fairies.
Wishes are written on red paper with a gold pen.
Burn Sandalwood incense and candles.
Decorate with flowers and fruit.
Love, goodwill, favors, a house.
Good for buying a cars and wheels.
Good for travelling, flying and dealings with foreigners.
Good for self-care and especially a pedicure.
Work on increasing intuition and spirituality.
Favors the South East of the house.


March 15 - Tuesday -  19:00
Waxing / 1st Quarter:  Pan
Gain favors, fun, health, scholarship, safe trips, increase strength.
Buying clothes, perfume, flowers.
Good for spending time with animals and in nature.
March 16 – Jupiter trine Pluto
March 17 - St Patrick's (Shiva) Day


March 20 - Sunday  
Solstice; Autumn Equinox / Eostara (Easter) International Astrology Day.

MARCH 23 - Wednesday – Jupiter square Saturn //  Lunar Eclipse
FULL MOON:  Fuk / Luxmi / U. Phalguni : Holi
Fire, lights, energy, prosperity, wealth, planting, sowing seeds, building.
Good for dealing with influential people.
Good for research and for making money.
Good for relaxing, being joyful ad having fun.
Go outside early in the morning and spray water in front of the Sun.

March 31 - Thursday  
Waning / Last Quarter:  Bow of Sag / P.Shada / Majiji Rain Goddess - conjuncts Pluto.
Don't take any financial risks or gamble and don't travel towards the South West.
Those living in thatched roof houses should guard against fire and poisonous insects.
A good time to clean your house and clear out the clutter.
Avoid controlling relatives as emotions can get intense during this time.

April 7 - Thursday 
New Moon: Revati /Venus and Cupid. Conjuncts Uranus
Love, happiness, increased income, prosperity, abundance, luck, safe travel, gathering fish.
Fluctuating moods, new opportunities, moving. Problems with electricity and electronics.
Unexpected changes; surprises; turning point.

April 14 - Thursday 
Waxing / 1st Quarter: Returning Arrow / Purnavasu 5:59
Good for trade, contracts, gain, friends, love, travel, reunions, regaining your power.


April 21 - Friday  
Full Moon:  Shape-Shifter / Hanuman 
Arcturus / Bootes / Hanuman / Sword / Svati
New opportunities; finding treasure.
Hang a red flag. Write your wishes on helium balloons and let them float up high.
Beltane :  Full Moon in Libra (pink moon) is the time to celebrate Beltane and Hanuman. The Sun visits Aries, between between the phallic and womb symbols (fertility). The Moon is in Libra, the house of marriage, relationships and love. It is a celebration of fertility (seeds spread by the wind) and creativity. It is about the Divine Feminine and the Divine Male symbols. It is a celebration of love, sex, birth, rebirth and transformation. For simplicity and conformity Beltane is celebrated on 1 May. This occasion is celebrated with bright colors and dancing around the Maypole, a phallic symbol with bright flowers on top and bright ribbons around it. Colorful balloons can also be send adrift into this sky that promises new life.

April 30 - Saturday 
Waning / Last Quarter: Holy Cow / Shravana
Issues regarding destruction, waste and rubbish.
Be a good listener today.

May 6 - Friday 
New Moon: Bharani / Whale
Setting goals, new beginnings, planting , healing, miracles, building, safe travel.


May 13 - Friday 
Waxing / 1st Quarter: Water-Snake / Aslesha
Increase psychic abilities; guiding and helping people.

MAY 21 - Saturday 
FULL MOON : Lotus 'Wandering Star' / Anuradha
Wesak - bath your Buddha and rub his belly for luck.
Travel, Love, harmony, peace and tranquility.

May 26 –Jupiter square Saturn


May 29 - Sunday 
Waning / Last Quarter: Cup - conjuncts Neptune.
Floods. Avoid negative people, energy vampires and being taken advantage of.
Heightened sensitivity and psychic perception. Avoid situations with difficult people.

June 5 - Sunday 
New Moon: Wheel of Fortune
Buying and receiving valuable items; good for obtaining blessings and a favorable outcome.
Ramadan starts tomorrow, 6 June 2016.

June 12 - Sunday 
Waxing / 1st Quarter: Luxmi Moon
Good rewards, good harvest, prosperity and paying attention to detail.

June 18 –Saturn square Neptune

June 20 - Monday 
Full Moon: Sting 
Strength; fighting fit; victory over enemies. Harmonious changes.

June 21 -Tuesday 
Winter Solstice

June 26 –Jupiter trine Pluto

June 27 - Monday  
Waning / Last Quarter: Water-Dragon
Stop unwanted building and squatters.
Be careful what you drink (could be toxic).

July 4 - Monday 
New Moon: Wishing-Well
American Independence day.
Gain power and favor; networking; love and friendship. Matters concerning water / rain.

July 12 - Tuesday 
Waxing Moon / 1st Quarter: Pentacle
Love, healing, profits, sea voyages, beauty, feng shui, architecture and design.

July 19 / 20 - Tuesday / Wednesday 
Full Moon: Apollo
Travel, music, order, gain, victory, good harvest, making love.

July 27 - Wednesday 
Waning / Last Quarter: Unicorn 
Overcoming addictions, adversity, enemies, fear and guilt.

August 2 - Tuesday 
New Moon: Water-snake
Increasing psychic ability, psychic self-defense; self defense.
Lammas

August 10 - Wednesday   
Waxing / 1st Quarter: Archway
Not good for journeys or marriage.

August 18 - Thursday  
Full Moon: Royal Moon
Abundance and Prosperity.

August 25 - Thursday    
Waning / Last Quarter:  Dagger Moon
Rituals and prayers against excess and over indulgence.
'Star of fire'. Guard against being critical, sarcastic and egotistical.
Guard against loosing your head or temper.
Krishna Janmashthami.

September 1 - Thursday 
New Moon: Hera

September 01 –  Solar Eclipse

Generating money, retail gains, travel, freedom.
Ganesha Chaturthi (remover of obstacles and bringer of luck) starts 4 days after the new moon (Ganesha's fourth) on 5 September.

September 9 - Friday  
Waxing / 1st Quarter: Angel Moon
Health Treatments, heal stomach ailments, strengthen buildings.

September 10 –Saturn square Neptune
September 16 –  Lunar Eclipse

September 16 - Friday
Full Moon: Pegasus
Rabbit in the Moon
Ganesha - Anant Chaturdashi
Unity, goodwill, balance, removal of obstacles.
For honors and success.

September 22 - Thursday 
Spring Equinox / Mabon

September 23 - Friday 
Waning / Last Quarter: Wishing-Well
Setting things straight, getting even, end bad habits.

October 1 - Saturday  
New Moon:  Crow Moon 
Business profits; beneficial financial dealings; safe travel; ships; love; medical treatment.
Restoring peace.
Navaratri - 9 nights of dancing. 10th day pray for safety of car.

October 9 - Sunday        
Waxing / 1st Quarter  Nike - conjuncts Pluto
Self-empowerment; protection from danger; hiding things; train and tame animals.

October 16 - Sunday        
Full Moon: Unicorn 
Healing; Safe Travel; Healing Energy.

October 22 - Saturday     
Waning / Last Quarter: Hathor 
Legal action against injustice; pest control.

October 30 - Sunday 
New Moon: Shape-Shifter Moon
New opportunities; New beginnings; Celtic New Year; Diwali; Halloween; Finding Treasure.
The celebration of light (good) over darkness (evil) and of life over death.
Self-determination, riches, prosperity and Abundance.

November 7 - Monday    
Waxing / 1st Quarter: Holy Cow
Secrets revealed, discover the unknown, healing. All Saints.

November 14 - Monday 
Full Moon:  Dagger
For fame and fortune -. sharp mind, being creative.
Read psalm 8.

November 21 - Monday 
Waning / Last Quarter: Royal Moon
Vaccinate against illness and enemies.

November 24 – Jupiter square Pluto

November 29 - Tuesday 
New Moon: Lotus 'Wandering Star'
love, peace, harmony. travelling, foreigners,improving fortune.

December 7 - Wednesday       
Waxing / 1st Quarter:  Pegasus
Gain love, goodwill, favors.  Good for self-care, spa's and pedicures.

December 13 - Tuesday 
Full Moon: Pan Moon
Love making, virility, seduction, fun, health, scholarship, building and safe journeys.
Good for asking favors.

December 21 - Wednesday 
Waning / Last Quarter: Luxmi Moon
Fire, Heat, Guard against procrastination.
Summer Solstice.

December 24 –Saturn trine Uranus
December 26 – Jupiter opposite Uranus
December 29 - Thursday    
New Moon: Nike - Conjuncts Pluto
Good for love; nutrition; justice; sea voyages; enjoying fruit and flowers; cleaning; justice; attracting wealth; sea voyages;  and for working with and communicating with animals.


Fasting Months
Lent - 10 February (Wednesday) - 26 March (Saturday)
Ramadan 6 June (Monday) - 6 July (Wednesday)
Shravan 20 July (Wednesday) - 1 September (Thursday)
Puratassi 18 September (Sunday) - 17 October (Monday)
Navarathi 1 (Saturday) - 30 October (Sunday)


FAST every New Moon 
           and every Full Moon.