Work with the phases of the Virgo New Moon Cycle to design the life you want.
The summer season is soon coming to a close. We started off in Cancer which had us has focusing on our homes, family, and putting our feelings first. While in Leo we listened to our hearts and did what it asked with courage. Now we are rounding off the season in Virgo with routines, responsibility, and healthy habits. This sets us up to move into the new season of Autumn in a grounded and stable way.
The Moon Starts a New Cycle in Virgo
The Virgo 2023 New Moon is on Thursday, September 14th @ 9:39pm ET
Virgo is known as the Virgin and is a symbol of purity and sovereignty. Her role is to work on herself until reaching perfection. Her life is a continual work in progress. The archetypes of Virgo are the Perfectionist and the Analyst. Virgo has a need to take responsibility, to analyze, and to function efficiently. Under the influence of Virgo, there is a tendency to eat well, attend to others, and pay attention to detail. When Virgo is on a downward spiral the energy is judgmental, petty, and critical.
What tarot card represents Virgo?
The tarot card associated with Virgo is The Hermit.
The Hermit is the teacher and guide within us. The Hermit asks us to look inward in search of what motivates us. The Hermit can also be a mentor or wise friend. The one who leads us in the direction we need to go in for growth and personal development. Virgo is the sign of work, responsibility, and service to others. The Hermit represents wisdom, introspection, meditation, and leadership by example. Virgo and the Hermit are both rational, practical, self-disciplined, and conscientious.
The new moon is when the sun and the moon are together in the sky. This conjunction makes it a potent time to set intentions based on focus areas of the zodiac sign they are in.
What are the Virgo Focus Areas?
The the Virgo New Moon is a potent time to set intentions around routines, responsibility and developing healthy habits to make life easier. Take a look at the list below and make a list of up to ten (10) intentions. For potent results do this at the New Moon and up to 72 hours after.
As the moon waxes come back and refine your intentions into routines, goals, and habits. As the moon wanes come back to release the intentions that are not in alignment with your best interests. Come back throughout the year when the moon is transiting through the moon sign. Reflect, analyze, and refine where your intentions stand.
Health: Exercise, Healthy Diet, Weight Control, Healing, Healers
Employment: Jobs, Projects, Routines, Errands, Co-workers, Tasks
Organization: Tidiness, Attention to Detail, Efficiency, Punctuality
Discernment: Analysis, Critical Thinking, Focus, Separation
Service: Assistance, Helpfulness, Conscientiousness
Integration: Seeking Perfection, Standardizing, Synthesis
Worry: Criticism, Blame and Judgement, Workaholism
Virgo New Moon Tarot Spread
The tarot spread below is a SPIRAL practice. Spiral into synchronicity as you work with the energies of the moon, astrology, and tarot all at once. In the tarot spread below The first and last card connect one moonth to the next. Card #5 becomes card #1 at the next new moon tarot spread.
The best way to make your intentions into a reality is by dedicating time to them. Every new moon I set my intentions, do my tarot spread, and revisit both. I reflect on where I was, where I am, and where I'm going. I find this introspection brings me clarity on how to move forward. It also helps with synchronicity because the Universe knows what I want.
What is the seed of the Virgo New Moon?
What do you nurture to grow at the Sagittarius waxing moon?
What do you celebrate/forgive at the Pisces full moon?
What do you release at the Gemini waning moon?
What is the seed of the upcoming moonth in Libra? (use card #5 as card # 1 next moonth)
What are the important dates of the Virgo Moonth?
The Virgo 2023 New Moon cycle: September 14th - October 14th
This year the Virgo new moon starts off in adaptable and flexible mutable energy. It is an ideal time to make changes to develop healthy routines and habits. Take time to determine which aspects of your need change. The waxing moon is also in a mutable sign influencing us to be resourceful. It gives us the energy to integrate lessons learned when making choices for the future.
The full, waning, and next new moons are all in initiating and ambitious cardinal energy. The cardinal influence will move us to start new projects. Or, go back and pick up abandoned project started in the past.
Virgo New Moon 09/14/23
Virgo New Moon - The Virgo new moon invites you to develop routines and healthy habits. The tools of the time are practicality and stability.
Sagittarius Waxing Moon 09/22/23
Sagittarius Waxing Moon – The Sagittarius waxing moon invites you to nourish your faith and adventure. The tools of the time are inspiration and passion.
Aries Full Moon 09/29/23
Aries Full Moon - The Aries full moon invites you to celebrate your confidence and courage. The tools of the time are personal will and creativity.
Cancer Waning Moon 10/06/23
Cancer Waning Moon - The waning moon in Cancer invites you to release resistance to dedication and practicality. The tools of the time are imagination and spirituality.
Libra Next New Moon 10/14/23
Libra Next New Moon - The Libra next new moon invites you to develop relationships and partnerships. The tools of the time are communication and intellect.
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