The Moon transits through Libra when the lunar sky path crosses through the seventh sector of the zodiac, which is located in the constellation of Libra, between <180° – 210°. Moon in Libra makes us desire harmony and balance while increasing our need to express our emotions.
Now is the time for finding solutions to problems as both the advantages and disadvantages of the issue will be easily discerned. The energy of the Libra moon brings harmony and peace to interpersonal relationships.
Moon journaling each month during the new and dark moon help connect you with these lunar energies. Use these Libra moon phase journal prompts to reflect on your emotions and what state they are in.
New Moon in Libra
The New Moon in Libra only occurs when the sun sign is also in Libra, during the end of September and at the beginning of October. This coincides with Mabon, the Fall Equinox when there is an emphasis on balance, harmony, peacefulness, and family.
Libra is ruled by Venus so during this transit there is an emphasis on peacefulness, sociability, cooperation, and fellowship. This is an ideal time to make peace with those around us, as well as in our environments; create balance in our lives, and recognize the value of partnerships.
The airy sign of Libra is about gaining mental clarity on emotional issues in relationships and exploring the psychology behind your values. This is a time to question your relationship with others, with money, with your work, and with yourself. Journal prompts for this moon phase include:
- Is my self-care routine supporting my physical, emotional and mental wellness?
- What is my relationship with my shadow self?
- Who do I need to make compromises with, in order to improve our relationship?
- How well do I really listen?
Full Moon in Libra
Full Moon in Libra occurs when the Sun is in Aries, the zodiac sector opposite Libra, some time at the end of March and at the beginning of April. This is a time when the part of ourselves that we try to keep hidden is often reflected back to us.
Step outside of yourself and really observe what is happening with both your inner and outer worlds. Have you achieved a mind-body-spirit balance? Have your goals from the new moon in Libra been realized?
The energy of this full moon is about finding balance, the urge to finish something or releasing the old to illuminate a new path. To bring harmony back into your life be sure to make self-care a priority.
Libra allows us to devote time to what makes us feel beautiful and full of life. A Full Moon in Libra puts the focus on how we nourish our bodies as well as our relationships. Use the following journal prompts for this full moon phase:
- How can I create peace with the past in order to build my future?
- What do I need to let go of in order to achieve a healthier balance in my life?
- Where do I seek security and comfort?
- What brings me joy and allows me the ability to just be myself?
Libra Moon Magic
Libra is a Cardinal Air sign that supports balance in all aspects. Focus your intentions on karmic, spiritual, or emotional balance as well as artistic work. Areas of partnerships or unions, mental stimulation, justice, and court cases are supported by Libra energy.
This is a good time to find impartial solutions to problems as well as begin a new romance.
Healing rituals for areas of the lower back or kidneys are also done during this time.
- My relationships support my well-being
- My life is harmonious and balanced
- My heart is light and open
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