When it comes to the moon, there are many things that people think about. Some people believe the moon has a powerful influence on our lives, while others think it is nothing more than a big rock in the sky. Throughout history, we have used the moon for many purposes. One of these purposes is to create moon water.
There is something mystical and alluring about moon water. Perhaps it’s because the moon is associated with intuition, dreams, and creativity. Or maybe it’s because of the way the light of the moon seems to dance on the surface of the water. Whatever the reason, many people believe drinking moon water can bring special blessings into their lives.
If you’re interested in making your own batch of moon water, there are a few things you need to know first: what moon water is, why people believe in its power, and how to make your own batch. The benefits attributed to drinking moon water are various.
What is Moon Water?
Moon water is simply water that has been charged with the energy of the moon. Either gathering water from a natural source can do this (such as a river, lake, or ocean) or by using water from the tap.
Moon Water Benefits
Some people believe drinking moon water can help to improve overall health and well-being, such as to improve sleep quality, boost energy levels, and reduce stress. Others claim they can also use moon water for spiritual purposes or to connect with the divine.
How to Use Moon Water & Different Ways to use Moon Water
There are many ways that moon water can be used. Some people drink it for their health and well-being or spiritual matters.
Moon water may also be applied to the skin. It can be used it as a toner or as a facial mist. It is thought to help improve complexion and reduce the appearance of blemishes.
You can use moon water in your everyday life by adding it to drinks, food, and your spiritual practices. It can be especially beneficial for people who are struggling with emotional issues such as anxiety and depression. Moon water helps soothe and calm the mind and body, providing relief from stress and tension.
We could use moon water in a spray bottle to help clear the energy of a room or to reduce stress. Or it could be used as an ingredient in various spells and rituals. Your imagination is the limit of different ways you can use moon water.
How to Make Moon Water & How to Collect Moon Water
There are many ways to collect moon water, but one of the most popular methods is to use a crystal bowl. To do this, you will need:
- A crystal bowl or a jar. Any container would work.
- Spring water or purified water. Tap will also work.
If you are using a crystal bowl, make sure that it is clean and free of any debris. If you are using a regular container, you will also need to clean it before you begin.
Once your bowl is ready, fill it up with fresh spring water or purified water.
Then the main event. Gaze at the moon and focus on your intention of collecting moon water. Ask for guidance and insight on specific issues or goals that you are working on, or simply set an intention to connect with the divine energy of the moon.
Once you have focused your mind on your intention, place the contained water under the moonlight for the night and return the next morning to collect your fresh moon water.
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When to Collect Moon Water & Moon Phases for Moon Water
Moon Water Properties by Moon Phase
The moon goes through a cycle of 28 days, and each day is said to produce different energies. There are many times where you can make moon water, and each phase of the moon is said to be better for different things.
For example, the new moon is said to be good for starting new projects, while the full moon is said to be good for bringing abundance and prosperity into your life.
Moon water made during the full moon is said to be especially powerful, and can be used for a variety of purposes.
Some believe that moon water made during the full moon can help you achieve your goals by aligning your intentions with the energy of the full moon. Others believe that using it in spells leads to a stronger and more successful spell.
The waning moon is a time of releasing and removing what is no longer needed. This energy can be helpful when you’re trying to let go of a hardship, or when you want to cleanse and purify with moon water made during this phase. The waning moon is also a good time for grounding and protection, so if you’re feeling overwhelmed, these energies can be helpful.
When you make moon water during the waning moon, you’re tapping into these energies of release and purification. This can help you let go of negative emotions or situations that are no longer serving you.
Moon water made during the waning moon can also help to cleanse and purify your aura, making you feel lighter and brighter. The grounding and protective energy of moon water made during this time can help to keep you feeling safe and centered during difficult times.
The new moon is a time of new beginnings, and adding fresh energy to your moon water can help you achieve your goals. If you’re looking to start a new project, the new moon is a great time to add those intentions to your moon water.
The new moon is also a time for self-reflection, so taking some time to consider what you want to achieve in the coming month can be helpful.
The waxing moon is said to be associated with growth and development, and is a great time to add these intentions to your moon water. The waxing moon is also a time of accumulation and creativity, so adding herbs or crystals that correspond with your intentions can help increase their power.
Adding herbs can help inspire new ideas and growth. If you’re hoping to attract abundance into your life, consider adding crystals like citrine to your moon water.
No matter what your intentions are, always remember to clean, cleanse and charge your crystals before adding them to your water. This will ensure that they’re carrying the most positive energy possible.
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Moon Water Uses
Moon water has many uses, both spiritual and practical. We can use it for healing, manifestation, radiating specific energies, and spells and rituals.
One of the most popular uses for moon water is as a healing agent. Some people believe it can help to heal physical wounds and emotional ones. Drinking moon water is said to be especially helpful in restoring balance and harmony within the body.
Drinking moon water can be a powerful way to connect with the divine. The light of the moon is said to be especially receptive to our intentions and prayers, so drinking moon water can be a way to open up communication with the divine realm.
Moon water can also manifest positive changes in your life. If you want to bring something into your reality, such as a new job or relationship, you can use moon water to help make it happen. Simply drink a glass of moon water routinely while focusing on your intention.
Another popular use of moon water is to increase its energy vibrations. If you want to use moon water in a spell or ritual, adding some crystals can amplify its effects. Different crystals have unique properties, so choose the ones that will work best for your desired outcome.
Moon Water Ritual
We can use moon water in several ways and is a powerful tool for rituals and spells. When used in a ritual for protection, it can help to keep you safe from harm.
Moon Water Ritual Example: Moon Water Protection
When performing a ritual of protection using moon water, it is important to cleanse the area and clear your mind.
Sit in front of your altar with your jar of moon water. Visualize yourself surrounded by white light. Say a prayer or invocation to whichever deity you worship if you would want. Ask for guidance and protection as you work with the moon water.
Take a few deep breaths and focus on your intention. Drop many snowflake obsidian crystals and clear quartz crystals into the jar of moon water. Hold your hands over the bowl of moon water and visualize the energy of your intention for protective energies flowing into and within the jar.
When you’re done, then those you invoked or the universe and close the jar. Place the enchanted bottle of moon water in an area where it won’t break and allow it to radiate protection.
Safely Use Moon Water
Moon water is a powerful magical tool, but it’s important to use it safely. It’s highly advised to use non-toxic herbs and crystals if you are intending to drink the moon water. Always do your research on herbs and crystals that you don’t know if they’re toxic or not.
Use clean containers and clean water for your moon water. If you don’t plan on using the moon water within a month, it’s best to dispose of it to avoid any potential bacteria growth.
When used correctly, moon water can be a potent aid in your magical practice. We can use it for healing, cleansing, and spell work. Moon water is also wonderful for anointing yourself or your tools.
Remember to always use it safely and responsibly. If you follow these guidelines, you can enjoy all the benefits of moon water with no risk of harm.
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