August reminds us that the end of summer is near. While children are going back to school the weather is at its hottest. Although, August is a good month for achievements and setting new goals. This month represents strength and courage. If you read tarot cards the strength card stands for Leo, which starts at the beginning of August. The strength card represents understanding of one strengths and weakness. The idea is to identify and work through them in a positive light. Create a list of your strengths and weakness, as this is a good month to take the opportunity to work on them.
August Full Moon
Full Sturgeon Moon – August The fishing tribes are given credit for the naming of this Moon, since sturgeon, a large fish of the Great Lakes and other major bodies of water, were most readily caught during this month. A few tribes knew it as the Full Red Moon because, as the Moon rises, it appears reddish through any sultry haze. It was also called the Green Corn Moon or Grain Moon.
Ritual: This moon is good for letting go and releasing all blockages. (Ask front counter for a full moon ritual)
First quarter 28th 4:13 am
Full Moon 7th 2:00 pm lunar Eclipse
Last Quarter 12th 9:15 pm
New Moon 21st 2:30 pm
This month study at Spiritual Uplifts
Crystal of the month: Sunstone: This stone carries 60% of earth crust making it a powerful connection to the light. It’s known to show one’s personal power. Use for: Good luck, positive energy, balance mood swings, confidence, optimism, motivation and positive action. In addition it also removes energy draining ties from other people.
Book of the month: Soul agreements by Dick Sutphen. While in spirit, before you were born, you wrote a script for your life on earth that included soul agreements establishing your relationships with your parents, lovers, children, and others who would affect your life in meaningful ways.
Essential oils: Tea Tree Oil – is a natural antibacterial disinfectant used for thousands of years. Used for acne, fungal infections, athletes foot, insect bites, and boils.
Quote of the month : “Never let them dim your light. “