The Full Moon is the completion of a cycle and with that traditionally a time to release all that no longer serves your highest good. The light of the Full Moon illuminates everything that is interfering with your spiritual path thus helping you to be enlightened about what is blocking you. Then you are able to let it go, release it completely.
October's moon is called the Hunters Moon, as it was the time to go hunting in preparation for winter. As it is particularly bright and long in the sky, hunters had the opportunity to stalk their prey at night. It's also called Travel Moon and the Dying Grass Moon.
The Full Moon here in the UK rises at 5.23 am on Sunday, 16 October 2016. But you can feel it for days before and after. The whole Full Moon Period can last for up to 7 days, 3 days before, the day of, and three days after. That's when you feel the effects the most.
This Full Moon is in the sign of Aries. It is a very fertile time. All doors are opening for you and your mind is full of wonderful new ideas. Optimistic, enthusiastic and courageous Aries will really help you get things going, as all these new possibilities are pure bliss for the pioneer of the zodiac. Abundance in all forms flows to you easily.
It's important for you to release all of your fears, worries and any guilt and blame you are harbouring, so that you can really enjoy this time. Nurture yourself and your projects, as this will help you to stay strong and productive.
Stay focussed on treating yourself as a priority, as this encourages others to do the same. Try not to get distracted by short-term situations, any kind of drama, or other peoples demands on you. The strong willed Aries will help you keep your focus close to home.
Releasing your perfectionism should be high on your let it go list, as it hold you back from really working on your priorities. What is near and dear to your heart? What do you really want to spend your time working on? These are questions that you should ask yourself during the Full Moon period, as the answers will be forthcoming. Investing in your priorities is an investment in yourself. Re-schedule your diary and be assertive in saying no to anything that diverts you from your path.
Releasing hurt, blame, guilt, your victim mentality, fear and worries will help you choose your path of Love and Peace. Practices like meditation, yoga or Reiki are great at alleviating any kind of worry and helping you forge your own path by growing into yourself. Choose anything that is gentle on your system, like reflexology or aromatherapy to help you release any kind of tension.