Welcome to the May 2019 Almanac!
May includes one of the eight sabbats, Samhaim. Both the fixed and astronomical dates are indicated below. There are some longer void-of course periods in May so if your energy feels off check the almanac!
Wednesday 1 May: Samhain (fixed festival date), Moon enters Aries 8:23pm
Saturday 4 May: Moon enters Taurus at 6:17am (following a 12 hour void of course)
Sunday 5 May: New Moon 8:45am, Samhain (astronomical date)
Monday 6 May: Moon enters Gemini at 1:39 pm (following a 12 hour void of course)
Wednesday 8 May: Moon enters Cancer at 7:06pm (following a 10 hour void of course)
Friday 10 May: Moon enters Leo at 11:13pm (following a 10 hour void of course)
Sunday 12 May: First Quarter 11:12am
Monday 13 May: Moon enters Virgo 2:21am
Wednesday 15 May: Moon enters Libra at 4:50am
Friday 17 May: Moon enters Scorpio at 7:25am
Sunday 19 May: Full Moon 7:11am, Moon enters Sagittarius 11:20am
Tuesday 21 May: Sun enters Gemini, Moon enters Capricorn at 5:56pm.
Thursday 24 May: Moon enteres Aquarius at 3:49pm
Sunday 26 May: Moon enters Pisces at 4:07pm (following a 15 hour void of course)
Monday 27 May: Last Quarter 2:33am
Wednesday 29 May: Moon enters Aries at 4:31am (following a 10 hour void of course).
Friday 31 May: Moon enters Taurus at 2:42pm
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If you’d like to know more about the significance of the moon’s journey through the zodiac you can learn about it in our Astrology Basics for Spells and Ritual course.