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Esbats are night-time celebrations. (Most often on Full and New Moons).
Each lunar month has a moon that is given a special name. The names are
reflective of events, or animals, or activities in nature that occur
during that lunar month. Some people like to make-up their own names
for each moon after things that are special to where they live.
Below we have some commonly used moon-names and their attributes:
(Alt.Name - Quiet Moon)
Powers: Reverse spells,protection,luck in the New Year.
(Alt.Names - Ice Moon,Wild Moon,Hunger Moon)
(Alt.Name - Crow Moon)
Powers: Exploration,new beginnings,seeing the truth
in your life.
(Alt.Names - Growing Moon,Planter's Moon)
(Alt.Names - Bright Moon,Flower Moon)
Powers: Creative energy,Intuition
(Alt.Names - Lover's Moon,Rose Moon)
(Alt.Name - Mead Moon)
(Alt.Name - Wort Moon)
(Alt.Names - Corn Moon,Barley Moon,Wine Moon)
Powers: Balance of Light and Dark,organization
Powers: Letting go,inner harmony,justice,reincarnation
(Alt.Names - Oak Moon,Moon of Long Nights)
Powers: Rebirth,Family and friends,charity
*When the full moon occurs twice within the same month.
(Alt.Names - Ancestor Moon,Moon of the Dead)
Powers: Realeasing negative emotions,Prophecy