Moon in Aries | Herbal Moon Goddess

What does the moon in Aries mean? Whether you were born under the Aries moon, or you want to know what the new moon in Aries means (or any other moon phase) – you’ll find the information you need here.


If you were born under the moon in Aries, this can show up in your life through originality and taking initiative. Your moon sign is just as important as your sun sign, so this Aries energy is likely to form a huge part of your psychological makeup.

As your moon sign rules your emotions & inner landscape, natal Aries moons can be quite comfortable in positions of leadership. They strive to be the “boss” of the situation, and will often put their own needs before others. Natal Aries moon signs often have great self-awareness. Their emotions can be strongly passionate – tantrums & angry outbursts are common when a natal Aries moon doesn’t get their own way.



The moon moves through the zodiac through the lunar cycle, spending approximately 2.5 days in each sign. The moon cycle throughout the zodiac affects our emotions & feelings.

When the moon moves through Aries, we collectively feel this Aries energy. We may feel more passionate about pursuing our goals, ideas & desires. As we each strive to do things in our own way, adding our own flair of originality, the moon in Aries can be a highly creative time. A boost in confidence & self-esteem can arise from this transit.

Work on creative projects, follow your desires, and start new things while the moon is in Aries. Share what you feel passionate about. Take initiative and make the first move. The Aries energy can light a fire under you, calling you to take action NOW.



When the new moon is in Aries, this signifies the start of the astrological new year. Aries is the first of the zodiac signs, so the new moon in Aries starts a new lunar year. This makes the new moon in Aries a positive time for new beginnings – what do you want to start over in your life? Maybe you want to manifest a new house, a new relationship, a new baby. Focus on that new beginning so you can manifest it into your life! What new feelings do you want to FEEL?

Bring the element of FIRE into your new moon in Aries rituals. Use candles, spicy foods or other sources of heat to bring a BOOST to your new moon intentions.



When the full moon falls in the sign of Aries, a culmination of your creative passion projects will manifest into your life. Creative projects or hobbies will reach their height. Remember how you decided to start painting or making music during the new moon in Aries, 6 months ago? This FULL MOON in Aries brings the height of these talents! Your original flair comes through into your creativity.

You are more inclined to make a bold move, act courageously, and take the next step. During the full moon in Aries, you are willing to be assertive and to take action. The heightened energy of this full moon helps you create change as you step towards your heart’s calling.


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