The Cancer New Moon takes place on June 23, 2016 at 10:30pm EDT (7:30pm PDT). It is a Super Moon – meaning it’s orbit is very close to the earth. As such it has a stronger gravitational pull on the earth, such as with the oceans tides, as well as on your emotional state. It may be a time of breaking down as you break through what no longer serves you.
Desire for Security
Cancer is a water sign and directly tied to your emotional security. Cancer is protective of your home and personal space. It wants to create comfort and sacred space where you feel grounded and secure. With this super charged new moon, it may highlight power struggles and help you identify where you have given your power away. It presents an opportunity to release unhealthy emotional attachments and reclaim your power. Because this new moon is more emotion, watch any tendencies to over-react or blow things out of perspective. Take a breath before responding, observe what is taking place, and see if your perspective shifts.
Overcoming Strong Emotions
As the moon pulls on your psyche, notice what is coming up for you with the new moon. Recognize where we have been victimized and overcome it by realizing these situation do not define you, but give you the opportunity to learn, grow, and be empowered.
Setting Intentions
The New Moon is a great time to set new intentions, begin new projects, and plant new seeds that you want to manifest. By creating intentions and goals with each new moon, you’re more likely to achieve them as you work with the ebb and flow of nature. The Cancer New Moon emphasizes setting intentions around family matters, your home, security – both emotional and physical. As a water sign, Cancer is intuitive and has empathy for others. Because of it’s strong empathetic qualities, Cancer is interested in fostering healthy intimate relationships, especially with family and those closest in your inner circle. It is nurturing and may inspire you by helping others along where you see them struggling. One big question to ask yourself, is “Who do I love and how can I make this relationship better?” The Cancer New Moon may also inspire you to nurture and take better care of yourself.
Cancer and the Solar Plexus Chakra
The chakra associated with Cancer is located between the 2nd and 3rd chakras. It represents our dual nature, our connection between heaven and earth. This new moon helps us how to manifest in physical form what we desire on a higher plane. It supports us in bringing ideas into reality, anchoring them and bringing them into reality. Cancer supports the Solar Plexus which is associated with our emotional intelligence and affects our self-confidence. When balanced we are confident, playful, and have the ability to meet challenges.
Imbalances in this chakra show up in the form of a person being emotionally distant, having poor discipline, and blaming others versus taking responsibility. It may reflect physically in the body as digestive issues, liver issues, autonamic nervouse issues, gall bladder and spleen issues, or lower back issues.
Use essential oils, energy releasing techniques, breath work, journaling, and yoga to restore balance within your chakras.
Essential oils for the Cancer New Moon
Using essential oils such as Myrrh, Frankincense, Douglas Fir, White Fir, may help in balancing the intense emotions that arise with the Cancer New Moon. Place a drop or two of your favorite oil in your hands and breathe in deeply, rub a few drops on the bottoms of your feet, or along the spine to calm the nerves. Set goals and practice exercise that help you maintain be more grounded and centered with this powerful new moon.
Want to learn more about using essential oils?

Join our Good Vibe Oil Tribe call. It will be held right after the New Moon call. We talk about essential oils that will inspire you to take action and reclaim your power. They also help you manage moods, emotions, energy, balancing your chakras, and help you manifest more.

FREE monthly New Moon Conference Call
Each month we offer insight into the new moon, how to work with its energy and end the night with a guided imagery meditation to help set your intentions. Join us!
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Cancer New Moon Conference Call
Sunday June 18, 2017
9 pm ET |8 pm CT |7 pm MT | 6 pm PT

During the call we will discuss
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You may experience some interesting epiphanies that enhance your creativity. The call we be recorded and posted shortly after the live call.
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Strong emotional energy will emerge with the Cancer New Moon. It will be an intense time, and almost have the feeling of a full moon. Use it’s deep healing energy to create change, stability, security and enhance your relationships.