The Full Moon of August always belongs to the Goddess Diana and was celebrated as an ancient Roman Festival of the Torches called Nemoralia. Her temple looked down on Lake Nemi and there, on the nights of the brilliant moon, was a perfect reflection of Luna. As above, So Below. Devotees of the Goddess and celebrants would wind their way down to the shores of Lake Nemi and make offerings and petitions to the Goddess.
For me, the Goddess Diana is the embodiment of the Sacred Wild. Her domain is the forest and mountains and she is attended by female handmaidens and wild animals. She is sometimes merged with the Greek Goddess Artemis, but I find her to be a singular and potent Goddess. When I am ready to escape this world, it is to Diana that I turn
I am delighted to lead a Ritual Guided Meditation to the Goddess Diana in honor of Nemoralia on Saturday, August 21, 2021 at 4pm edst. The Moon is Full on August 22, 2021 in Aquarius at 802 am edst. Since July’s Moon was also in Aquarius, this is considered a Blue Moon.
We will also be offering focused prayers for those in the path of the fires, for Haiti, and for Afghanistan.
Click HERE for access to the call info! We will be using Zoom.
I wish you the Blessings of August and all of the abundance that Goddess is offering. May you and your Beloveds be safe and well. I hope to see you in Community!
Ideas for you to celebrate this Full Moon:
Take some offerings to a lake near you for Diana. Reclaim some of your energy that has been scattered these past few weeks, months, year. Allow Goddess and the Moon to recharge you. Banish and Bless in Her Name. Allow some of Her wild activate your own. How are you sustaining? What is nourishing you right now? What are the blessings that have snuck up quietly and enabled you to take a few more steps forward? How are you grounding? How are you rising? What does your Sacred Wild look like?