Updated: Feb 13
Other names for the February moon are animals. Bald Eagle Moon or Eagle Moon by The Cree, Bear Moon by The Ojibwe and Black Bear Moon by The Tlingit, Raccoon Moon by The Dakota, Groundhog Moon by certain Algonquin peoples, and Goose Moon by The Haida.
The full moon will be in Leo,
Another theme of this month’s Moon names is scarcity. The Cherokee names of Bony Moon and Hungry Moon give evidence to the fact that food was hard to come by at this time.
Focus: Ambition, fresh beginnings, creativity, change, deep internal reflection, abandoning bad habits, purification, growth, healing, loving the self, planning for the future, love
Colors: Purple, soft pink, blue, white
Stones: Amethyst, Rose Quartz, Carnelian, Jasper
Animals: Otter, Unicorn, Eagle, Chicadee, Bear, Raccoon, Groundhog, Goose
Herbs: Balm of Gillead, hyssop, myrrh, sage, spikenard
For your journal: Review your past year and how far you've come. Look at the past five years and ten years. How have your grown as a person? Have you attempted anything new this past year? Have you changed your perspective in some way?