The Sun is in Aries from on or about March 21 to about April 19th.
The New Moon is in Aries when it falls between about March 21st and April 19th, when the sun is in Aries.
The Full Moon is in Aries when the Sun is in Libra, between about September 24th through October 23rd.
Aries, a fire sign known for its assertiveness and pioneering spirit, greatly influences witchcraft practices, focusing on initiatives, courage, and leadership.
Correspondences for Aries include specific herbs, crystals, and colors that embody its energetic, bold, and passionate nature.
In magical practices, Aries’ influence is often utilized for spells and rituals that encourage confidence, quick action, and overcoming challenges.
Moon phases in Aries, particularly new and full moons, are ideal times for conducting rituals that tap into Aries’ dynamic energy for starting new ventures, personal empowerment, and overcoming obstacles.
The planet rules Aries Mars. Its ruling element is Fire.
- Archetype The Warrior
- Colors red/scarlet, orange, white, pink
- Stones ruby, red jasper, garnet, bloodstone
- Metal iron, steel
- Herbs geranium, gorse, sage, tiger lily, thistle, wild rose, chestnut, holly
- Animals ram, owl, bull, magpie, robin, tiger, leopard
- Gender Masculine
- Related Deities Ares, Hunga, Amun-Ra
- Related Legends Helle and Phrixus, The Golden Fleece
|Tarot Card||The Emperor|
Aries in Magick
Aries energy supports magic for courage, leadership, authority, persons in power, military, police, law enforcement, and willpower. Aries supports healing efforts for the head and brain.
|Courage||Aries energy is associated with bravery, courage, and taking bold action.|
|Protection||Aries can be invoked for protection against negative energies, obstacles, and challenges.|
|Leadership||Aries energy is linked to leadership qualities, assertiveness, and taking charge.|
|Passion||Aries can be called upon for enhancing passion, desire, and creative energy.|
|Manifestation||Aries energy can support manifestation work, helping to bring desires and goals into reality.|
|Renewal||Aries represents new beginnings, making it suitable for rituals focused on renewal and fresh starts.|
New Moon in Aries
As the first sign of the zodiac, Aries is a great sign for new beginnings, especially if you want to start with a bang or you are taking a totally different and new direction that takes you outside your comfort zone or striking out on your own for the first time.
The new moon is also a great time for beginning new projects, so bonus!
|New Moon||Represents new beginnings, setting intentions, and starting new projects.|
|Waxing Crescent||Symbolizes growth, expansion, and taking action towards goals.|
|First Quarter||Represents challenges, decision-making, and taking initiative.|
|Waxing Gibbous||Symbolizes perseverance, progress, and continued growth.|
|Full Moon||Represents culmination, achievement, and amplification of energies.|
|Waning Gibbous||Symbolizes releasing, letting go, and removing obstacles.|
|Last Quarter||Represents reflection, evaluation, and making necessary adjustments.|
|Waning Crescent||Symbolizes rest, rejuvenation, and preparing for a new cycle.|
Full Moon in Aries
Is great for charging all magical weapons and for charging yourself or a loved one with courage and positive energy to take on daunting challenges. This is also a great time to cast protection spells for loved ones in the military.