The Aries Full Moon is igniting the warrior within. It highlights assertiveness and may bring anger to the surface. The full moon is bringing to light something in your subconscious that has been hidden. Although the full moon is typically a time of release, the Aries Full Moon has potential for initiating something powerful and helps you reclaim your power. The Full Moon is the highest point of the lunar cycle. It provides a sense of culmination of your efforts or perhaps closure and a sense completion.
Aries Full Moon
The Aries Full Moon activates your emotions. It’s deeply personal, helping you align with your true desires. This full moon is conjunct (next to) Chiron the wounded healer. It’s helping you realize the core emotional wound you’re resolving. By overcoming this wound, you learn to turn pain into power. It’s strengthening your individual rights and highlighting injustices you’re needing to resolve. This healing journey strengthens you, helping you see your purpose in being here, now.
With the Aries Full Moon you may have a new sense of self, set stronger boundaries and convey your unique message as you reclaim your power. Mars is retrograde in Aries, amplifying this opportunity to dive deep and boost your personal power. Where have you given your power away? How can you boost your confidence and strengthen your sense of self?
Since Aries is the first sign of the zodiac, this full moon is all about you. It causes you to question your existence and why you’re here. It inspires you to think and feel more deeply. It may be pushing you to look within to review your power, purpose and what you value. As you explore these areas of yourself, you’ll have the opportunity to discover your true inspiration and redefine yourself. It’s an introspective time, helping you explore your personal existence. There is a sense of renewed beginnings and deciding who you want to become. Every full moon presents an opportunity to raise your awareness and consciousness as limitations, fears and past programming come to the surface.
The Aries Full Moon takes place on October 1, 2020 at 5:05 am ET (2:05 am PT) when the sun and moon are opposite each other. Aries is boosting your courage and helps you be brave. Perhaps you’re fed up with someone or being treated a certain way or maybe there is a new direction you’re inspired to follow. Emotions may run hot as Aries is ruled by Mars. Mars is emotionally charged and intensifying emotions. It may be stirring up drama and heating things up. Be mindful of your emotions so they don’t take over. Where haven’t you been heard? Where are you experiencing inequity or imbalance? Journal about emotions as they come up. Be a spiritual warrior and learn to respond differently – by responding differently, you’ll get different results.
Although we typically release with the full moon, with this being in Aries, you may be inspired to set new intentions around who you want to become. It’s a good time to review the Aries New Moon goals you set six months ago. Notice what progress you’ve made and how you’ve adapted to a new normal. What do you want to expand and continue progress towards? Visualize yourself achieving your goals and the Aries Full Moon is supporting you.
A Full Moon takes place when the Sun and Moon are opposite of each other. The Full Moon in Aries is all about you. This one is helping you take back your power and connect with a deeper aspects of your soul. You may have a shift in perspectives, helping you take the next step. The full moon illuminates your emotions and fears. The sun in Libra reminds you of equality and balance. Observe any places where you’re either giving or taking too much. Take time to journal about emotions or situations where you’re being triggered.
Other Planetary Influences
Saturn in Capricorn is at a square with Mars in Aries on September 29th. Both of these planets are in their respective home astrology signs. They will be strongly influencing you as you restructure (Saturn) and reclaim your power (Mars). Be mindful of this transition and the potential power struggles it may create. It also brings up places where you need to reclaim your power.
Uranus (Taurus) is fueling the freedom fire. It’s the planet of rebellion and awakening. As people awaken, there is a sense of finding balance and justice. Changes may be sudden and unexpected with Uranus. Use breath work and essential oils (tree oils) to help counteract anxious feelings.
Pluto (Capricorn) moves direct on October 4th. Pluto rules power, government and authority figures. Power struggles come to the forefront a few days before Pluto moving direct. It may be intense and bring inequities to the surface. Find your voice, speak your truth and stay centered and grounded, asking for what you want.
Mars is retrograde in Aries, dialing up the heat as it will be opposite the sun on October 6th. This will magnify power struggles, stir anger and ignite passion. Notice where these emotions are surfacing so you can manage them. Remember it’s a temporary situation, and this too shall pass.
It’s important to review your astrology birth chart with transits to see where all of theses planets are influencing you. What astrology House does it fall in for you? How does that relate to inner prompting you’re noticing? What outward influences are providing insight?
With the Aries Full Moon comes an opportunity to tune into untapped power. It’s helping you see your truth and helping you let go of the old patterns and programming so you follow your soul’s desires. This full moon is helping you redefine your sense of self and hone in on your desires. Tune into what you want versus going through the motions. You’ll find little nuggets the inspire your next step.
What goals are coming to fruition with the Aries Full Moon?
Review the goals you set six months ago with the Aries New Moon. You may have reached them, or perhaps you’ll have additional insight to take them further or make adjustments to enhance your success.
What will you do Release with the Aries Full Moon?
What power will you Reclaim?
Happy Full Moon!