The full moon does not always fall on the Solstice making this supreme boost in energy rare. In one 24 hour period you will feel the Sun and Moon at their greatest strength. This is the time to harvest, bless and charge like no other. Take stock in your path since Yule. Be grateful for all you have accomplished, all you have endured, all you have survived, all you have healed. Soak in the rays of the Solstice Sun to charge your soul. Anoint and bless yourself you deserve it.
This full moon is called the Honey Moon. Celebrate it by taking yourself on a honeymoon Even if you don’t go anywhere. Celebrate you and all that radiates within. Take this Full Moon ritual as an opportunity to focus on your brightest light and nothing else.
The 2016 Honey Moon will hit its peak fullness at 6:02 a.m. CDT Monday; the moment of the solstice will be later in the day at 5:34 p.m.
When planning your ritual begin with the sunset on Sunday. Create a ritual of releasing and letting go of any negativity that may prevent Monday from reaching full potential. Prepare a sacred space outdoors where you can lay out your crystals, tarot and other magickal tools. Charge them from sunset on the 19th to sunset on the 20th. Sunday evening is a good time to take a magickal bath, perform a releasing candle spell, write prose for Mondays Solstice Spells, bless and cleanse your Tarot. You can burn lavender to come to peace. Burn chakra balancing incense and spend time finding your balance.
On Monday, get up before the sunrise. When the sun begins to rise, light a candle large enough to last the entire day. Today is the most powerful day of the year and you are starting it with a fire dedication. Because this Sabbat glorifies the Sun God and the Sun, fire plays a very prominent role. Begin the day with meditation and purification.
Rituals should be performed at noon, when the sun is highest in the sky. The best rituals to perform on Midsummer are those dealing with masculine issues, masculine energies, or issues dealing with solar influence and transformation. Todays is a great day to create a crystal grid. Incorporate fresh flowers, bowls of blessed water, special mementos and anything else you can incorporate that represents your highest energy and brightest light. You can also map in goals, wishes and dreams for the year to come. Take pictures and save them as reminders.
The Moon Goddess parcel received a sun tea sachet of Passion Flower and Chamomile. if you can find these herbs, make a sun tea of abundance from sunrise to sunset. Drink it for 3 days following to ensure happiness and abundance for the rest of the year
As the sun sets, a fire of some sort is in order. Prepare special herbs and incenses to burn and settle into the Midsummers Night with a celebration of life and strengthening of spirit.
Make a magickally blessed oil that captures the energy of the Full Moon and Solstice in one. Its has a cool feminine sensual patchouli energy with summer herbs of abundance, strength, love and happiness. Once charged and infused this oil could quite possibly be the strongest oils you can make for abundance, love and happiness for many years to come. The full moon does not always fall on the Solstice making this supreme boost in energy rare. Charge this oil from sunset on the 19th to sunset on the solstice. You can also begin at Sunrise on the solstice and end with the sunrise on Tuesday!
Summer Solstice Magickal Oil Recipe
1 tbs patchouli herb
1 ths chamomile flowers
1 tbs marigold flowers
7 oz sunflower oil
Moonstone, Sunstone & Clear Quartz Crystals small enough to fit in your bottle
1 cinnamon stick
1 tbs honey