Commonly known as The Flower Moon the full moon in May is the time when the first flowers are blooming and the air feels fresh and crisp.
The earth’s blessings are right in front of us now. something we have been longing for all winter. Our seeds are growing and we feel excitement for the coming of summer.
Flowers have long been a symbol of love and life. To tap into these energies bring some fresh flowers into your home. Plant some flowers in a pot on your porch or balcony. You can give flowers to a friend also, to share in the love and life.
Celebrate nature during the Flower Moon and make it a point to appreciate the beauty in your own life. Focus on all of your blessings.
Place fresh flowers on the altar during your full moon rituals. Use rubies, garnets and Apache tears. Bring the element of Fire into your rites as well. Choose red and orange and yellow to incorporate as well.
You can use words such as these in your ritual:
Beauty, the Flower Moon gives
Spirit is everywhere, She lives.
We see Spirit’s beauty and our own
in our lives and the seeds we have sown.
We see the Earth Mother’s beauty in all.
Let us remember as we hear Her call.
Let us share these gifts with others
fathers, mothers, sisters, brothers.
So mote it be.