Wednesday belongs to Mercury. Mercury's vibration adds power to rituals involving inspiration, communications, writers, poets, the written and spoken word, and all matters of study, learning, and teaching, Mercury energy is also associated with Divination, Money Matters, Business Transactions, Debt, Travel, Fear ( conquering of ). This planets energy also lends to efforts involving self-improvement or understanding.
November 14 – Wednesday
Blessed Woden’s Day
May Your Day be Filled with the warmth of Her Light of Love – Believe in yourself…believe in the love and light within you….She will be there to guide you… Lady Patti
Color of the day: Brown
Brown is the color of the earth and is associated with the material side of life.
Brown gives a feeling of solidity, and allows one to stay in the background, unnoticed. Brown can mix into many surroundings. It is a mixture of red, blue and yellow and has many shades and tones - each producing a different effect. The red in brown gives it practical energy while the yellow and blue add mental focus energies. Some shades of brown create a warm, comfortable feeling of wholesomeness, naturalness and dependability.
Brown gemstones act as a grounding force and promote stability and clear thinking.
Incense of the day: Lilac
Magickal Uses: Protection and Exorcism
Lilac drives away evil where is it planted or strewn. Fresh flowers can be placed in haunted houses to help clear it.
Magickal Term: Psychic – Relating to the psyche…knowledge outside the sphere of physical science…one who possesses an extraordinarily well-developed sixth sense, is sensitive to the paranormal or may interpret future events
Today’s Moon information
(Please note this information is based on Eastern Daylight US Times Zones)
Just like the Sun, the Moon is constantly traveling through the Zodiac. But when the Sun spends one month in every Zodiac sign, the Moon only two-three days. The Moon affects us as much as the Sun, which is even truer for women.
Mercury enters Scorpio 2:42 AM EDT
Moon Void of Course 5:39 AM EDT
Moon Enters Sagittarius 5:52 AM EDT
Chiron Direct 3:37 PM EDT
1% Lunar Illumination
Moon Day 1
Day of creative thinking, it is magical, but sometimes it last just a few minutes. It is the first day of a lunar month, the beginning of a new moon cycle. This is a very clean (pure) day. All personal dreams and thoughts that we think on the first lunar day, good or bad, have the potential to become reality, sometimes without our further intervention.
Analyzing the past and your place in the world, forgiving everyone will help clean soul and get rid of many mental problems. All thoughts have to be perfectly clear. Good for thinking, planning, and visualizing final results of what we want to achieve by the end of this lunar cycle
Avoid personal contacts and group events. Physical strain and stress, exhaustion and fatigue, especially on brain and face. Be careful of what you think and make plans of, negative thoughts may have disastrous consequences
Magickal Woden’s Day
Middle English wodnesday, wednesday, or wednesdai
Old English wodnesdæg "Woden's day"
Latin dies Mercurii "day of Mercury"
Ancient Greek hemera Hermu "day of Hermes"
Woden is the chief Anglo-Saxon/Teutonic god. Woden is the leader of the Wild Hunt. Woden is from wod "violently insane" + -en "headship". He is identified with the Norse Odin.
Mercury is the Roman god of commerce, travel, theivery, eloquence and science. He is the messenger of the other gods.
Hermes is the Greek god of commerce, invention, cunning, and theft. He is the messenger and herald of the other gods. He serves as patron of travelers and rogues, and as the conductor of the dead to Hades.
Ruled by Mercury – Study, travel, divination, wisdom, Business and job-related issues, communication, loss and debt, traveling and journeys
Colors Associated with today: White, topaz, brown and yellow
Candle Color: Yellow
Stone/Crystals for Mercury: Agate, aventurine, mottled jasper, mica and pumice. These stones are used for strengthening mental powers and for eloquence, divination, studying, self-improvement, communication, travel and wisdom.
ASTROLOGICAL SIGN: Virgo and Gemini
DEITIES: Anubis, Athena, the Hag, Hecate, Hermes, Lugh, Maat, Mercury, the Morrigan, Odin
ENERGY: Masculine / Projective
PLANTS/HERBS: Clove, fern, frankincense, lavender, lilies, mastic, periwinkle, sweet pea
TREE: Aspen or cherry tree
Aromas for Mercury: Benzoin, Bergamont Mint, Caraway, Celery, Clary Sage, Costmary, Dill, Eucalyptus, Fennel, Lavender, Lemon Verbena, Lily of the Valley, Marjoram, Niaouli, Parsley, Peppermint, Spearmint, Sweet Pea
TODAY’S STONE/CRYSTAL – AQUMARINE: A stone of courage. Its calming energies reduce stress and quiet the mind. It harmonizes its surroundings and protects against pollutants. It can calm the mind, removing extraneous thoughts. Clarifies perception, sharpens the intellect. Clears up confusion.
Today’s Tarot Pick
Prosperity in relationships and career is possible now. Sun God present and shining down upon you. A good time to plant new crops or begin new projects from the ground up. Negativity of Moon's influences gone and cycle can begin anew. Truth and revelation. Good health, recovery and happiness. Time out in the sun is called for, perhaps a vacation to a warm place is warranted. All things bright and out in the open