The Virgo Full Moon is illuminating the night sky, allowing us to tap into deep inner knowledge and wisdom, and bringing introspection, healing, self-reflection and self-improvement.
(Regardless of zodiac sign, everyone can tap into the energy of this Virgo Full Moon, and gain greater clarity and deeper insight into their own life and relationships with others.)
Virgo encourages us to examine our thoughts and emotions more closely and to review our intentions, and behaviors so we can identify areas where we need to make changes or let go of anything that no longer serve us. This can lead to positive changes in all areas of our lives, including our relationships, careers, health, and personal development, and we make space for new opportunities, growth, and abundance.
This celestial energy is associated with healing and forgiveness, and it can help us to gain clarity about our past actions and the impact they had on ourselves and others. Through this heightened sense of awareness, we may be able to let go of old grudges, resentment, and blame that has been holding us back, and move forward with a sense of responsibility and accountability.
This lunar phase is an incredibly powerful time for self-reflection and healing, offering an opportunity to reconnect with our true selves, explore our deepest emotions and uncover new insights. This intense energy can act as a catalyst for personal growth, helping us to shed the layers that have been blocking us from reaching our full potential. The Full Moon in Virgo is a potent reminder of the potential we all have to break through any limiting beliefs and barriers that prevent us from living life to the fullest.
Th energy of this Full Moon brings inner reflection, purification, cleansing, healing and transformation, allowing us to release any physical or mental clutter that has been weighing us down. During this phase, we can identify and shed bad habits, harmful thought patterns, reactive behaviors, or any unhealthy and toxic elements that may be holding us back.
This Virgo Moon may trigger old memories, transporting us to a time long ago. We may be feeling sentimental and nostalgic, and we may be contemplating our childhood memories, and the relationships we had in the past. During this phase, we may find ourselves thinking or dreaming about the people and places that have shaped us, both positive and negative, particularly the romantic relationships we struggle to let go of.
Sometimes it can be difficult to move forward, especially if we find ourselves stuck in a cycle of rumination, unable to process the emotions that come up when we think about certain experiences or connections. This can lead to feelings of sadness, guilt, anger or regret that may be hard to shake off.
This celestial event may bring us clarity and understanding about the events and circumstances that led to the end of significant relationships, helping us perceive without blame or criticism, so we can work through our unresolved emotions and unhealed wounds and heal, grow and evolve.
When painful memories resurface it is important to be patient with ourselves and remember that letting go and healing is a process that takes time and effort.
Through reflection and introspection, we gain insight into our own behaviors, habits and patterns in relationships, as well as the behaviors and patterns of others, which allows us to see our relationships and our patterns in a new light.
Healing is not always linear and can often be a messy and challenging journey, but by giving ourselves time and space to process our emotions and work through any past wounds, we can emerge stronger, more compassionate, and more resilient than before.
This is a powerful time for reconnection, and we may find ourselves wanting to reach out to those we have unresolved conflict with so we can clear up misunderstandings and apologise for any hurtful words that may have been exchanged. By tapping into this powerful energy, we have the opportunity to release pain and resentment, learn from our past, and forgive ourselves or others for any mistakes we made.
Virgo is ruled by Mercury, the planet associated with communication and intellect, therefore over the next 48 hours we may find ourselves spending time in our headspace, overthinking and overanalyzing more than usual. This may be due to our heightened sensitivity and intuition being amplified by the energy of the Full Moon. We will be more likely to pick up on subtle nuances and body language cues that could tell us a lot about the relationships in our lives.
During this time, it is important to remain mindful of our thoughts and feelings, as they can have a major impact on our emotional and physical wellbeing, and how we interact with others.
The Full Moon in Virgo can be a time of intense sensitivity, as this is a sign that is deeply intuitive, emotionally aware, highly sensitive, compassionate and empathetic. They have a deep need to understand others and their feelings, so we may find we have an uncanny ability to pick up on subtle cues such as body language and facial expressions and tap into other people’s intentions and motivations.
Virgos is known for its high standards, and this can lead to feelings of self-doubt, worry or anxiety. We can use this energy to to let go of any rigid or perfectionist tendencies and to release any negative self-talk or judgment, or any self-imposed pressure to be perfect.
Virgo tends to be extremely hardworking and is hyper-focused on achieving goals, with a tendency to overwork themselves and push themselves to the extreme, which can lead to burnout and exhaustion. It is crucial to rest and recharge during this Full Moon to ensure we have the energy and stamina needed to pursue goals in a sustainable and healthy way.
The Full Moon is a powerful time for manifestation, but it’s important to remember that the Universe works in its own way. By letting go of control, being patient and trusting in the process, we can create space for growth and abundance to flow into our lives.
During this Full Moon our dreams may be more vivid and intense and we may be more likely to have lucid, or even prophetic dreams that have the potential to offer us deep insight into our lives and our relationships.
Our subconscious mind can be more active during this time, as can our psychic abilities. This is a great opportunity to tap into the mysterious and magical power of our intuition, so we can gain clarity on any issue or challenge we may be facing.
The is also a time for setting intentions and manifesting our desires. By focusing on what we truly want and putting it out into the universe, we begin to attract those things into our lives. This is especially powerful as Virgo is known for practicality and attention to detail. By using this energy to focus on specific goals and desires, we can bring them into reality more easily.
Setting intentions during the Full Moon can be a powerful way to bring positive change. Whether it’s related to career, relationships, health, or family, we can amply our manifestation energy by focusing on our intentions while meditating or visualizing during the Full Moon.
It’s essential during a Virgo moon to take time to recharge, so our bodies and minds can rejuvenate. This can involve activities like taking a warm bath, practicing gentle yoga or meditation, or spending time in nature.
In addition to the spiritual and emotional impact, the Full Moon can also have physical effects on our bodies. Some of us may feel inspired and motivated during the full moon, while others may experience heightened emotions, restlessness, or even insomnia. It’s important to remember that everyone experiences the full moon differently, and there’s no right or wrong way to feel.
We may notice changes in our sleep patterns, finding it harder to fall asleep or stay asleep, or we may feel more energized and productive, or fatigued and demotivated. It is quite normal to feel hyper-sensitive during this time, so we might also be feeling more irritable, anxious, or emotionally intense than usual. This may be due in part to the increased gravitational pull of the moon, which is known to affect our body’s fluid levels and disrupt our sleep patterns.
Staying hydrated is highly recommended during a Full Moon. Drinking plenty of water and other hydrating fluids can help to keep our bodies and minds feeling refreshed and energized. Water is essential for proper digestion, elimination of toxins, and maintaining healthy skin, among other things.
In addition to water, you may want to consider drinking herbal teas or other natural beverages that can help to support your body’s natural detoxification processes. Some examples include dandelion tea, ginger tea, lemon water, and coconut water.
It’s also a good idea to avoid dehydrating substances during the Full Moon, such as caffeine and alcohol, which can deplete the body of fluids and leave us feeling tired and sluggish. Dehydration can cause fatigue, headaches, and other symptoms that can make it difficult to fully embrace the energy and transformation of the Full Moon.
It’s important to be gentle with ourselves during the Full Moon so our bodies and minds can recharge and rejuvenate. Some self-care practices that may be helpful during the full moon include getting enough rest, eating nourishing foods, spending time in nature, journaling, moon rituals, taking a warm salt bath, gentle yoga, meditation, or engaging in creative or relaxing activities.
Ultimately, the Full Moon is a powerful and transformative time to release negative pattern, heal old wounds, and welcome healing, peace, clarity, insight, miracles and abundance, and unlock limitless possibilities and move forward with greater clarity and purpose.
We can honor the Full Moon in whichever way aligns with us, whether it is through letting go of old patterns, manifesting new beginnings, or simply appreciating the beauty and power of the moon. By embracing this lunar event, we have the opportunity to experience profound energy shifts and life-altering transformation.
Writing Alex Myles