Saturday, January 26, 2013

January Full Moon - Wolf Moon

January's Full Moon is called the Wolf MoonCold Moon, Chaste Moon, Quiet Moon, Snow Moon, Disting Moon, or Moon of Little Winter.

It is a time to work on protection magick for physical and spiritual protection.  This month work on developing your inner self, advancing spiritually, and becoming closer to your deities.


Pagan


Correspondences:
Colors: Black and brilliant white, silver, blue-violet
Gemstones: Hematite, garnet, onyx, jet, chrysoprase
Trees: Birch, Hazel
Goddesses: Freyja, Inanna, Sarasvati, Hera, Ch'ang-O
Gods: Sinn
Herbs: Thistle; nuts, cones and seeds; marjoram,
Element: Air
Flowers: snowdrop, crocus
Scents: musk, mimosa
Nature Spirits: gnomes, brownies
Animals: Fox, coyote
Birds: pheasant, blue jay
Power Flow: sluggish, below the surface; beginning and conceiving.  Protection, reversing spells.  Conserving energy by working on personal problems that involve no one else.  Getting your various bodies to work smoothly together for the same goals.


Sources:

Conway, D. J. Moon Magick: Myth & Magick, Crafts & Recipes, Rituals & Spells. St. Paul, MN: Llewellyn Publications, 1995. Print.

Wigington, Patti. "2012 Pagan/Wiccan Calendar." About.com Paganism / Wicca. Web. 04 Jun. 2012. <http://paganwiccan.about.com/od/holidaysandcelebrations/a/2012Calendar.htm>.

Wigington, Patti. "Cold Moon." About.com Paganism / Wicca. Web. 04 Jun. 2012. <http://paganwiccan.about.com/od/moonphasemagic/g/Cold_Moon.htm>.