Each full moon carries its unique energy, based off of the astrology of the current moon location. The full Moon in Gemini is a celestial occurrence that inspires reflection, communication, and the exploration of duality.
You probably already know that Gemini, symbolized by the Twins in astrology. Ruled by Mercury, the planet of communication and intellect, Gemini infuses this full moon with an aura of mental agility, social connectivity, and the urge to explore various perspectives.
So this is an important time to be open to new perspectives.
Duality is a beautiful thing that we aren't often taught how to sit with. The Gemini Full Moon invites us to embrace our own dualities and contradictions. It encourages acknowledging and reconciling opposing forces within ourselves, whether they manifest as conflicting emotions, contrasting desires, or opposing aspects of our personalities. This lunar phase urges us to find harmony in the coexistence of these dualities rather than perceiving them as irreconcilable.
Communication and Expression
Under the influence of Gemini’s communicative prowess, this full moon encourages dialogue and the exchange of ideas. It inspires us to express our thoughts and feelings with clarity, fostering connections and deeper understanding in our relationships. This phase also offers an opportunity to listen actively, seeking to comprehend diverse perspectives without judgment. Gemini is ruled by Mercury, think Mercury Retrograde, this means that sometimes communication can get a bit wonky during this moon. Take time to slow down and effectively communicate during this moon.
How to Harness the Full Moon in Gemini's Energy
Engage in Meaningful Conversations
Use this time to engage in conversations that stimulate your mind. Share your thoughts, ideas, and emotions openly with others. Take the opportunity to actively listen and understand differing viewpoints, fostering deeper connections and expanding your perspective.
Express Creativity and Curiosity
Embrace your creative impulses and explore new interests. Whether it’s through writing, painting, or trying out a new hobby, allow your curiosity to guide you. The Full Moon in Gemini is an excellent time to express yourself creatively and engage in activities that stimulate your intellect.
Reflect and Introspect
Take moments for self-reflection. Journaling or meditation can help in understanding your own dualities and conflicting emotions. Use this introspective time to find balance within yourself and embrace the multifaceted aspects of your being.
Here are a few journal prompts if you are feeling a little stuck
- What are you feeling you need to release with this full moon?
- What area of your life feels like it is "in bloom" right now?
- What are you grateful for right now?
- What do you want to accomplish before the end of the year? What can help you get there?
A tarot reading is a great way to see what's to come, what the moon wants to reveal to you, and where you are going. I always love doing a tarot reading with the full moon and seeing what lessons this moon will bring. If you aren't feeling up to pulling your own cards, you can book in a reading here.
Moon circles are a great way to connect with the community and learn more about the moon. Lumos Collective moon circles are also a powerful time for reiki healing. If you're looking for a virtual moon circle, I'd love to have you join us!
How are you spending this full moon?
Love + magic,