Use the power of the full moon’s energy for your benefit in 2023.
According to astrology, each full moon brings with it a unique energy that can be used for positive mental and emotional shifts and therefore positive results.
Each full moon has its own unique energy associated with it and depending on what astrological sign it is in.
Ultimately, by recognizing and harnessing the full moon’s energy associated with each full moon, we can make sure we’re living our best lives in 2023.
In 2023, the new moons will fall in a variety of signs throughout the year.
On the full moon is the Earth positioned between the Sun and the Moon which occurs roughly two weeks (14 days) after the New Moon.
The full moon is a time of heightened energy, activity, and emotions.
You can access the power of the full moon’s energy for about a week: three days before the Full moon, on the day, and three days after. This gives you a wide window within which to plan a personal ritual or a group gathering.
The Full moon is in the sign of the Zodiac that is directly opposite to the sun’s position, so we should strive to achieve harmony between the opposing forces of the two signs.
This article will give you the full moon’s energy for each month according to the astrology sign.
Full Moon’s Energy Dates for 2023
The times are listed in Perth (Australian Western Time), where I live, however, GMT will give your specific time and location.
Aries’ Full Moon’s energy includes:
The Full moon in Aries opposes the Sun in Libra.
This Full moon urges us to strike a balance between meeting our personal needs and attending to the needs of a significant other and between independence or autonomy and dependence or companionability.
Aries is associated with self-expression, being proactive, and having a fearless attitude. Meanwhile, Libra is linked with considering the needs of others and seeking balance.
The Moon in Aries energy tends to prioritize being honest over being polite and is energized by activities that are undertaken alone. In contrast, the Sun in Libra is inclined to be diplomatic, strive for fairness, and promote equal opportunities.
The Full moon shines a light on the tensions between self-interest and collaboration and between independence and cooperation.
We are encouraged to contemplate how we are valuing ourselves when it comes to our intimate connections.
Aries energy helps us uncover more about our physical capabilities, mental faculties, willingness to take on new endeavours, and close relationships. We have the courage, persistence, and ingenuity to be successful.
Taurus’ Full Moon’s energy includes:
The Full moon in Taurus is positioned in direct opposition to the Sun in Scorpio.
This full moon’s energy can help us create the life we want, but only if we are willing to work hard and make it happen.
It is a time to connect with the divine, to open up to all the possibilities that are out there for us, and to have faith in our own inner power.
During this time, we are also encouraged to take risks as we may be surprised at the success that comes from doing so.
Ensuring our safety requires having a solid foundation, which is difficult to attain right now. We must learn to acknowledge and embrace fluctuation and change as a component of our life.
At this time we may be recognizing our own self-worth in order to guarantee that we do not mistakenly rely on material possessions to obtain them.
When we learn to embrace our true identity of who we are, it will be simpler to achieve peace and serenity in the outside world.
Gemini’s Full Moon’s energy includes:
The Full moon in Gemini opposes the Sun in Sagittarius.
This full moon’s energy manifests itself through the need for changes and spontaneity.
Also, our safety lies in thinking about our feelings and sharing them with others.
We can be more talkative and speak with ease at this time. We might have the ability to keep a cool head but beware though, of having a cold heart can discourage others.
The full moon’s energy brings with it the opportunity to make changes and create positive outcomes.
The full moon in Gemini helps us to be open-minded and explore new possibilities, while also giving us the clarity of focus we need to bring our creative ideas to life.
It is a powerful time for transformation and growth, encouraging us to take risks and make bold moves.
This full moon’s energy is notoriously associated with profound moments of spiritual growth and change, making it the perfect time to reassess our goals and intentions.
This is a great time to reflect on our plans for the future, allowing us to realign ourselves with our higher purpose and create positive transformation in our lives.
Harmony of thinking and feeling is important.
Cancer’s Full Moon’s energy includes:
Cancer’s Full moon is in opposition to Capricorn’s Sun.
This is the second Full moon in Cancer this year at the beginning of 2023 and at the end of 2023.
Safety regarding your family and home and balancing these with your career or job is high on the agenda.
Our perception of the world can be very subjective, we need to create a certain distance without being bitter.
This full moon’s energy helps us to explore our inner depths and express ourselves and can make us feel connected to the world.
The full moon in Cancer energies are powerful and can be used to bring forth abundance and healing. This time is perfect for setting intentions, releasing any negativity, meditating, and reflecting on your purpose in life.
Use this time of the full moon in Cancer to nurture yourself and those around you.
Allow the energy of this time to fill you with understanding, peace, and love.
Reap the benefits of the full moon in Cancer energies to create a more abundant, peaceful life.
Take time for self-care and use this energy to nourish your soul.
Cancer’s Full Moon’s energy includes:
Cancer’s Full moon is in opposition to Capricorn’s Sun.
As the Cancer Moon encourages us to value our roots and our home base but find a balance with our public duties and responsibilities. As neglecting either could backfire on us.
Full moon in Cancer is about our private life, home, domestic issues and the balance between public life, career, accountability and reputation.
Also, the polarity between unconditional and conditional love, attachments and love with achievements and rewards.
We may need to express our commitment to our careers and families.
This is the time to break past patterns that have been preventing us from achieving our full potential, with home, family issues or that revolve around our attitudes toward comfort and responsibility.
With the full moon in Cancer, it is essential to pay attention to our feelings because of the emphasis placed on relationships, jobs, and individual objectives.
We may focus on the past for a short time but our revelations are pivotal, maybe surprising, and growth-oriented.
Leo’s Full Moon’s energy includes:
The Full moon in Leo is positioned in direct opposition to the Sun in Aquarius.
This polarity is all about the balance between personal (Leo) and all that is impersonal (Aquarius).
The Leo Moon’s energy encourages creative self-expression and a sense of gratification and enthusiasm for romance. On the other hand, the Aquarius sun promotes impartial relationships and analytical thinking.
Finding harmony between romance and friendship, and between expressing ourselves in personal and impersonal ways.
This full moon shines a light on the struggle between having a sense of pride and wanting to stand out from the crowd and embracing the values of both autonomy and solidarity.
It’s time to express our feelings and emotional revelations but do this with care as we are not particularly rational at this time.
It is possible that our sudden realisations and insights may be accompanied by a rebellious, untimely, or unexpected force.
Virgo’s Full Moon’s energy includes:
The Full moon in Virgo opposes the Sun in Pisces.
With this full moon’s energy, we must strive to establish an equilibrium between day-to-day functions and routines, physical health, and the need for order (Virgo) and vision, spiritual health, disorder, and the infinite (Pisces).
Also, a balance between work and service, practicality and impracticality, criticism and acceptance.
It is advisable to have faith in life and permit it to take its own course, not every situation needs to meet our expectations.
Developing greater tolerance and learning to accept life’s imperfections can be beneficial.
Don’t overlook any powerful communications from our internal senses as we must listen to our intuition.
Libra’s Full Moon’s energy includes:
Libra’s Full moon is in opposition to Aries’ Sun.
This full moon’s energy is about the connection between ourselves and other people and the need for self-assertion and compromise.
At this time we are may be forced to be more aware of our need for relationships and maintaining them. Libra is associated with diplomacy, negotiating, and graciousness, while Aries is characterised by self-expression, taking charge, and having the fortitude to face any challenge.
We are urged to have a balance between meeting our personal needs and the needs of a significant other, and between independence and dependence.
The Libra’s Full moon illuminates a conflict between being diplomatic, equality-focused, and fair-minded and Aries is authenticity over tact and is energized by independent efforts.
It’s time for gaining a better balance, looking for or receiving feedback and acknowledging what this means for all our relationships.
We may be feeling freer and less burdened so don’t be afraid to be who you really are, despite what is expected of you.
Scorpio’s Full Moon’s energy includes:
Scorpio’s Full moon is in opposition to the Sun in Taurus.
This full moon’s energy is focused on all that is yours and all that is mine, as well as the notion of preserving versus transformation.
The Scorpio Moon focuses us on the more intricate and mysterious aspects of life, while Taurus motivates us to take pleasure in the simple and tangible things in life.
It is important to express our emotions, particularly if we have been holding them in for some time, so let them out but do so in a sensible manner.
The illumination of a Full moon serves to bring to light matters that have yet to be addressed.
The Lunar Eclipse in conjunction with this Scorpio full moon is propelling us to gain insights and improve our attachments, financial state, and intimate life.
Sagittarius’ Full Moon’s energy includes:
A Full Moon occurs when the Sun in Gemini forms an opposition to the Moon in Sagittarius.
This full moon’s energy it is possible to recognize what has been absent from our lives, especially with respect to acquiring knowledge, exploration, living life to the fullest, interacting, collaborating, and transportation.
The Gemini-Sagittarius polarity is a mental contrast, wherein Gemini symbolizes the “lower mind” and Sagittarius embodies the “higher or enlightened mind.”
While the Sagittarius Moon entices us to rely on our intuition and to consider a more comprehensive approach, the Gemini Sun prompts us to use our logical faculties.
Currently, Sagittarius stands for the search for understanding and insights that expand the present circumstances. In comparison, Gemini is quite content in its present surroundings, whereas Sagittarius motivates us to go further afield.
This Full Moon’s energy is all about how we communicate, our attitude and our readiness for a thrilling experience. We have been containing something within us, and the current power of the universe requires that we let it out. In the next fortnight, we will figure out how this applies to us. We can’t simply keep our emotions to ourselves – we need to express them.
This full moon illuminates the conflict between reason and intuition/faith. When the Moon is in its fullest and brightest state, it serves as a beacon of light in our lives. Consequently, we experience a flood of emotions that manifest in our consciousness.
Now is the moment to articulate our feelings and free our minds. Although, it is important to be aware of the fact that our thoughts may not be fully developed and may be unrefined. Thus, we need to be prudent when letting out what is inside us.
Capricorn’s Full Moon’s energy includes:
The Full moon in Capricorn opposes the Sun in Cancer.
It’s crucial to maintain a balance between our public and private lives. We must be mindful of our professional lives, standing, and being accountable, while not forgetting the importance of having a safe home environment, protection, and nurturing.
We may be focusing on our achievements and rewards but also could result in punishments. Don’t forget your responsibilities and love as neglecting either could backfire on us.
It is necessary to take stock of where we started from and where we are now. Spend some time by yourself reflecting on this.
This full moon’s energy urges us to have goals and have direction but planning where to begin is also required.
Also encourages us to grow up and take charge of our lives but it is important for Cancer to recognise that it is helplessly dependent.
Having balance with these is the way it will be good and healthy.
Capricorn is where things end up and Cancer is where things begin.
Suggesting solid, practical ideas associated with the realizations and epiphanies occurring now.
Aquarius’ Full Moon’s energy includes:
The Full moon in Aquarius is positioned in direct opposition to the Sun in Leo.
The Aquarius Moon encourages both self-reliance and collaboration, while the Leo Sun highlights the tension between individual excellence and collective effort. The Leo Sun is determinedly independent and not willing to just settle for being a part of the team.
The appearance of a Full moon brings to light emotions, opinions, and situations that have already been there.
This full moon’s energy wants to help us broaden our horizons and push ourselves out of our current comfort zones. It is only through pushing ourselves that we can grow and learn more, and ultimately become better versions of ourselves. Therefore, it is essential to not hold ourselves back and open up to the new opportunities that this time can provide for us.
We may unexpectedly begin to express ideas that seem innovative and fresh simply because they have yet to be logically clarified.
Our feelings may be intense when we have an insight or comprehend something.
Pisces’ Full Moon’s energy includes:
Pisces’ Full moon is in opposition to Virgo’s Sun.
The energy of the full moon is a combination of vision, spirituality, chaos, and the balance between everyday life, physical health, and the need for order.
Pisces is tied to the ways we pursue our spiritual aspects, and Virgo is connected to the approaches we take to arrange our everyday life. Not taking into consideration either of these, however, will definitely have a negative result – we would be in either total chaos or an excess of control.
We should carefully weigh our options as we might have to make challenging decisions. We should be mindful and may experience a degree of stress as we consider changes, but be aware of any choices made out of fear and instead, strive to enhance and protect.
The full moon’s energy is a powerful tool for achieving anything you want!
A saying goes, “It won’t happen overnight, but it will happen” but with the moon around there is no limit to what can happen.
Keeping patience, and progressing slowly and steadily, will lead you to success when it is your time.
There are simple Full moon Rituals that will help you expand.
Enjoy and make the most of the full moon’s energy in 2023!