grain moon

the signs as celtic goddesses
  • aries: flidais –
  • goddess of the woodlands and wild things. she is a shapeshifter and is associated with protection and wild animals.
  • taurus: druantia –
  • queen of the druids and goddess/mother of the tree calendar. symbolises protection, knowledge, passion, fertility, growth and forests.
  • gemini: brighid –
  • goddess of fire and water. she is immortalised by many springs and wells. brighid was so loved that she was made a saint when christianity became onset.
  • cancer: cyhiraeth –
  • goddess of streams. her scream foretells death. she is the queen of banshees.
  • leo: arianrhod –
  • goddess of time, karma and retribution. keeper of the silver wheel of stars, a symbol of time and karma.
  • virgo: cerridwen –
  • goddess of moon, grain and nature. she is the patron of poets and greatest of all the bards. she represents luck, inspiration, the arts and astrology/zodiac.
  • libra: don –
  • queen of the heavens and goddess of air and sea. rules over the land of the dead. symbolises control of the elements and the moon.
  • scorpio: morrigan –
  • queen of phantoms and goddess of sensuality, prophecy, revenge and magic. often appears as a raven or crow.
  • sagittarius: cailleach –
  • goddess of disease and plague. she is also known as the "veiled one". she resides in the afterworld realm where she receives the dead.
  • capricorn: creiddylad –
  • goddess of flowers and love. connected with the festival of beltane (a celtic festival celebrated on may day) and called the may queen.
  • aquarius: airmid –
  • goddess of healing, medicinal plants and keeper of the springs. regenerates the dead and brings them to life again.
  • pisces: caer ibormeith –
  • goddess of sleep and dreams. often takes the form of a swan. singer of the sweetest, most restful music ever heard on earth.
🐟 Full Sturgeon Moon & Lunar Eclipse 🌝

Happy Monday my Witches, and happy Full Moon!! Tonight’s full moon is the Sturgeon Full Moon in Aquarius, but we are also going to experience a lunar eclipse tonight! So what does this all mean? What do you need to know about the Sturgeon full moon, and lunar eclipse?? Check it out!

Names: Green Corn Moon, Sturgeon Moon, Grain Moon, Red Moon, Barley Moon (According to the Wise Witch’s Society, “Persephone, virgin Goddess of rebirth, carries a sheaf of barley as a symbol of the harvest.”), Dispute Moon, Weodmonath (Vegetation Month)

Nature Spirits: dryads

Herbs: chamomile, St. John’s wort, bay, angelica, fennel, rue, orange

Colors: yellow, orange

Flowers: sunflower, marigold

Scents: frankincense, heliotrope

Stones: cats eye, carnelian, jasper, fire agate

Trees: hazel, alder, cedar

Animals: lion, phoenix, sphinx, dragon

Birds: crane, falcon, eagle

Deities: Ganesha, Thoth, Hathor, Diana, Hecate, Nemesis

Power Flow: This moon marks the beginning of the corn harvest and of drying herbs! This is the time for celebration with people who are close to you. Focus your energy into harvesting; gathering, appreciating. Appreciate your Vitality, health, and friendships! The August moon is a balance between hope, and fear. We have harvested some things, but the remaining crops are still in Limbo. We take the steps we can to ensure success in your lives, while trusting that the universe will meet us half way!

The Lunar Eclipse:

This Lunar Eclipse will WAKE up our Magical Powers! All we have to do is attune with the Magic of the Day. Today’s energies are very strong, if you want to cast any spell, be aware of this and proceed with caution and care! August’s Full Moon is very potent in connecting us to the realm of the Faeries and Elves; but be extra cautious if you are going to do such thing under the eclipse’s power!

Get your Witch on tonight! Get weird, get comfortable, soak in the powerful energy this day and night have to offer! Sending you all positivity, light and warm fuzzies! Blessed be, Witches!