FOLKLORE FOR THE TEN DAYS AFTER A FULL MOON
Said to be the best day after the Full Moon to consider
starting a fresh enterprise or even better to actually get
it up and running.
Be prepared for a lengthy illness if you happen to fall
prey to sickness on this day though. Happily this does
not apply to the new born, as any child born on this day
it is said will enjoy a long healthy life, and prosper in the
Whether you run a company, operate a cottage industry
or plan to have a garage sale traditionally the second
day after the Full Moon is a very positive day to sell your
wares. By the same token it is a good day to buy,
probably being able to find items at reasonable prices.
Good fortune will come to those interested in gardening
as it is said that any plant sown or bedded in on this
day will flourish. Likewise those involved in agriculture
will have an easy time of plowing the land.
Those who find their property fell prey to the felon's eye
on this day can at least gain some small comfort that
the thief is also likely to be caught within a short
amount of time if not the very same day.
It was traditionally believed that any child born on this
day would be prone to illness, and therefore was
believed to have a short life expectancy.
Well, this is definitely the day to start building that
extension or barbie, or going for a fresh look in
decoration in the home, which of course includes
repairs. This is said to be a positive day to commence
any new project that involves construction design to
your property. If you're planning this try to get out on
the second day after the Full Moon to pick up those last
minute bargains from the sales;).
Keep an eye on the education and social life of any child
born on this day as their intended aim be to develop a
career will most likely move towards politics. The career
will be prosperous and auspicious but only if those early
days are firmly supported.
If you are trying for a child, then according to folklore
this is said to be an ideal time to conceive...and of
course if you are not...be careful :).
Regarding weather omens it is said that whatever
happens on this day, be it rain or shine, then the rest of
the month is likely to follow suit.
This is reputed to be a very good day to book a holiday,
and take a rest. If you can get away on this day even
better as you are likely to have a wonderful time. For
those interested in fishing or hunting it is said that this
is a day when you might catch the big one!
Little is said about this day except that if you are
unattached and looking for a partner then today, the
seventh after the Full Moon, will provide many
opportunities to find the perfect lover. Falling in love is
the order of the day, so enjoy, enjoy, enjoy.
This day is connected to the first after the Full Moon, as
it was traditionally believed that anyone falling ill would
be unlikely to recover, and those fortunate to survive
the illness would remain weak for some considerable
Close the curtains when you go to bed and avoid
looking out of a window at the new moon on this day if
you want to retain your beautiful looks. The moon light
was believed to have the power to change facial
features and even thought at one time to cause
Be patient with the child that is born on this day as it is
said that the spirit of the child is likely to be uneasy,
resulting in a restless 'free spirited' or hyperactive child.
May the Sun, Moon and Stars shelter you and energize you with love and peace,