The Moon is the closest heavenly body to the Earth. It has always been associated with magic and mysteries, especially the female mysteries. Since the beginning of time the Moon has been worshiped as the Mother-Goddess, the central, most important female Goddess, who bestows the power of fertility and reigns over birth, death and regeneration.
Astrologically, the Moon signifies the soul, or anima, our feelings, impulses and responses to the world around. The Moon governs the imagination, the key to magic and manifestation. She also rules mother and mothering-impulses, genesis and female creativity, instinct and intuition. She represents the emotional life of the human psyche.
Moon ~ Psychic sensitivity, self-reflection, fertility astral travel, visualisation, dream-work.
Moon - Mother-Goddess, Goddess of witches and of magic, the soul, dreams, enchantment, intuition, magic, psychic receptivity, imagination, emotional memory, instinctual responses, common sense, subjective consciousness, feelings and moods, changeability, adaptability, reflection.
Deities ~ Selene, Diana, Luna, Hecate, Sarasvati
Quality ~ Cold, moist, magnetic, changeful, romantic, fruitful, receptive, sensitive
Colour ~ White, opal, pearl, iridescent, silvery
Metal ~ Silver
Day ~ Monday
Star Sign ~ Cancer
Part Of The Body ~ Stomach, Breasts, practical mind (common sense)
Challenge ~ Awareness of subtle realities
Drive ~ Responsiveness
Negative Expression ~ Emotional dependency, smothering.