June 27th 2018 brings us a Full Moon in Capricorn. The Full Moon phase in the lunar cycle is a time of culmination and manifestation. During a Full Moon the Sun is exactly opposite the Moon in the night sky. The precise alignment of these two luminaries illuminates the face of the Moon bringing a heightened sense of awareness and power to this time. The energy of the Full Moon can be best felt the days leading up to and the day of the Full Moon. Astrologically the Full Moon is helping us bring awareness to ourselves through the themes of the zodiac signs the lunar phase is taking place in. In this case the Sun is in Cancer and the Moon is in Capricorn. In todays horoscope, find out how to make the most of this period!
Modality of the Full Moon
Each zodiac sign is assigned a modality from the following; cardinal, fixed, and mutable along with an element; earth, fire, water, and air. You can figure out your zodiac element and modality using the chart below! When we are experiencing a full Moon we are working with two signs of opposite element but the same modality. Cancer and Capricorn share the cardinal modality. This means these zodiac signs symbolize beginnings, the start of a new season, and initiation.
During the Full Moon in Capricorn we are coming under the astrological lessons of the Cancer/Capricorn axis. Some themes covered by these two signs are responsibility, caregiving, and spirituality. Capricorn and Cancer share in having a stark sense of realism about life. Capricorn energy is associated with seriousness while Cancer is associated with emotions.
The Full Moon in Capricorn is a time to work with our emotions but apply them practically. We are given all the tools we need to manifest what we want in life. The energy of the Full Moon reminds us of our ability to lead (cardinal) ourselves in taking responsibility for our life and our decisions.
5 Ways to Make the Most of the Full Moon in Capricorn
Here are 5 ways you can make the most of the Full Moon in Capricorn!
1: Honor Your Roots
The Moon represents our ancestors and the past. The zodiac sign of Capricorn is associated with history, antiquity, and karma. Saturn, the planet representing life’s road blocks, is making a close aspect to the Moon during this lunar cycle. This will help us better uncover what lessons we have to learn by looking back at our family history.
Take some time during this Full Moon in Capricorn to honor your ancestry. How can you pay tribute to the people that came before you? You may want to reach out to a relative or pull out some old family photo albums to see what may be hiding in the past.
Capricorn energy urges us to learn lessons and take responsibility for ourselves. Understanding where you and your ancestors have come from can help carry you into the future. The Full Moon in Capricorn can help you bring awareness to your karmic pathways. Spend time around loved ones and check in with family members to see how they are doing during this lunar phase.
2: Dedication to Mindfulness
Capricorn energy helps you become more aware of your goals and drives. The Full Moon in this star sign helps illuminate where you need to apply yourself better or where you need to put in more effort to reach your end goals. During this Full Moon in Capricorn make a dedication to stay mindful of where you are at.
Cut yourself some slack even if you do not meet up to your own expectations. The Moon represents self care and it is important to remember that part of self care is not being too hard on yourself! Take some time to focus on mindfulness, be present, and aware of your surroundings.
3: Manifest Your Desires
If you have seen the movie or read the book The Secret by Rhonda Byrne then you are familiar with the idea that our intentions have something to do with what we are able to manifest in our lives. The zodiac sign of Capricorn is associated with the tangible and physical worlds while the Full Moon represents a time of culmination. During this time focus on manifesting your desires. The thoughts you have influence the life you are living right now.
The Capricorn energy that is present during this Full Moon can give you the drive you need to find success. If there is something you really want to see happen in your life now is the time to work for it. Instead of just setting an intention in your mind take real action towards seeing it manifest in your life. Even a small step towards your goals or dreams will be honoring the energy of the Full Moon in Capricorn.
4: Ground Yourself
As Capricorn is an earth sign this is very grounded energy at the present time. In spiritual terms, grounding is when you become present in the moment. You make a point to notice where you are at and your deep connection to the planet Earth, the cycles, and the rhythms. During the Full Moon in Capricorn you are given the opportunity to reconnect with the world around you.
Tune into your physical body. Grounding techniques can be achieved by holding a crystal, meditating, or focusing on your physical needs. Other ways to ground yourself include eating, going on a walk, or being outside.
5: Become an Expert
When the Moon is Full in Capricorn this can illuminate areas in which you have potential for success. This star sign is associated with achievement and represents doing what it takes to become an expert in something.
With the drive to work hard during this Full Moon in Capricorn you have the opportunity to study, research, and delve into a subject of your choosing. This energy will drive you to know everything about it and devote yourself to something completely. Contemplate which subject you would like people to seek you out for your knowledge in? Become an expert.
June 27th 2018 brings us the Full Moon in Capricorn. There is a serious overtone to this lunar energy due in part to the nature of Capricorn but also to the current placement of Saturn in the sky. The Full Moon phase can feel emotional and powerful. What are your plans for this 2018 Full Moon in Capricorn?