The Magickal Universe

Where Magick is a way of life!

New Moon Esbat

New Moon Facts.

  • New Moon workings can be done from the day of the new moon to three-and-a-half days after.
  • The New moon is for starting new ventures, new beginnings. Also love and romance, health or job hunting.
  • The New Moon always rises at sunrise. 
  • The new phase of the moon begins when the moon is hidden from sight due to the earth's position between the sun and the moon. No sunlight is reflected back down to us from the moon's surface.
  • This phase is sometimes mistaken for the Black Moon, which directly precedes it.
  • The New Moon's characteristics are relevant from three days after the darkest point of the moon.


New Moon Magick. 

As the newest and earliest point in a new moon cycle,  the following types of ritual/spell work are most appropriate:
  • Time to begin new projects and new spells
  • Rituals that require many days to complete