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Full moon affirmations are a powerful tool for harnessing the energy of the moon to release blocks and make space for manifesting your desires.
The full moon phase is a time of cleansing, expansive and illuminating energy- making it the perfect time to get clear on what you need to release and what you’d like to call in.
Using affirmations at this time can be extra powerful!
In this post we’ll dive into how affirmations work, powerful ways to use them and plenty of examples you can take for inspiration as you begin your full moon affirmations journey.
Grab a cup of cacao and lets dive in!
Understanding Full Moon Affirmations
What is a Full Moon Affirmation?
A full moon affirmation is a positive statement that you repeat to yourself during the full moon. It is a way to set intentions, release negative energy, and attract positive energy into your life. Full moon affirmations are often used in conjunction with moon rituals, which can include setting intentions, meditating, and performing other practices to connect with the energy of the moon.
How do Full Moon Affirmations Work?
Full moon affirmations work by tapping into the power of the lunar cycle. The full moon is a time of culmination and illumination, making it an ideal time to release what no longer serves you and attract what you desire. By repeating positive affirmations during the full moon phase, you are sending a clear message to the universe about what you want to manifest in your life. Using affirmations is a way to help program your subconscious mind to look for things that align with your desires.
The Power of Full Moon Affirmations
The power of full moon affirmations lies in their ability to shift your mindset and your vibe. By focusing on positive statements and releasing negative thoughts and emotions, you are raising your vibration and attracting aligned opportunities into your life.
Full moon affirmations can also help you overcome limiting beliefs, fears, and doubts, and tap into your intuition and inner strength.
To make the most of full moon affirmations, it is important to approach them with an open mind and heart, and to trust in the power of the universe to bring you what you need. You can enhance the power of your affirmations by incorporating other practices such as meditation, gratitude, and visualization.
Recommendations for Full Moon Rituals to add to your Affirmation Practice:
- 15 Powerful and Easy Full Moon Rituals: Release Blocks and Manifest Dreams
- Bay Leaf Manifestation: 21 Easy Methods that Work
- The Pillow Method: A Fun and Easy Manifestation Technique
- Manifesting with Candles: Everything You Need to Know
Best Way to Use Full Moon Affirmations?
There are many different ways to use affirmations and I always say the best way to use them is the way that feels best to you and also inspires you to actually use and embody them.
Here are a few ideas of ways to use your full moon affirmations:
- Stating them aloud (bonus if its in the mirror)
- Repeating them to yourself in your head anytime you need to refocus
- Writing them down in your journal (daily, if you really want them to work!)
- Voice/video recording them and exchanging with a friend (this is a great way to use them if you thrive from accountability)
- Creating art with them and hanging it in a place you see every day
- Adding them to your manifestation box
Suggested reading: How to Create a Manifestation Box (and accomplish your dream!)
Preparing for Full Moon Affirmations
When preparing your full moon affirmations, its important to create a sacred ritual space, gather your materials, and set intentions. By doing so, you can fully immerse yourself in the practice and allow the power of the full moon to guide you towards transformation and growth.
Creating a Sacred Space
Creating a safe space is crucial for any spiritual practice. This allows you to fully let go of any fears and doubts, and connect with your inner self. To create a sacred space for your full moon affirmations, consider the following:
- Find a quiet and comfortable space where you won’t be disturbed
- Light candles or use other sources of soft, calming light
- Play healing frequency music or nature sounds
- Use crystals or other grounding objects to help you feel connected to the earth
Consider gathering some of the following for your full moon affirmation ritual:
- Pen and paper to write down your intentions and affirmations
- A journal to reflect on your practice and progress
- Essential oils or incense to create a calming atmosphere
- Tarot or oracle cards for guidance and insight
Setting intentions is a powerful way to bring focus and clarity to your full moon affirmations. Consider the following when setting your intentions:
- Be specific and clear about what you want to manifest or release
- Use positive affirmations that focus on growth, balance, truth, blessings, compassion, prosperity, mindfulness, self-worth, and other positive qualities
- Let go of any self-sabotaging habits or limiting beliefs
- Forgive yourself and others for any past hurts or mistakes
- Connect with the energies of the full moon and the divine feminine
You may also want to read: How to Set Intentions (and Actually Stick to Them)
Check the Full Moon Astrology
Paying attention to the sign that this month’s full moon lands in is suggested. This will help you find stronger themes to focus on and be able to utilize the energy of the zodiac sign to amplify your intentions behind each theme.
You can also check what sign the moon was in at your time of birth (easily done by running your free birth chart on a site like Cafe Astrology) and keep an eye out for the matching full moon. When the moon lands in the same sign as your natal moon sign, the energy is likely to be amplified for you.
Here’s a quick reference on what a full moon in each zodiac sign brings and supports:
Aries: warrior energy, initiation, confrontation, beginning
Taurus: practicality, slow and steadiness, music, money, aesthetics
Gemini: communication, curiosity, speedy, intellectual, social
Cancer: healing, homemaking, emotional, family
Leo: being the focal point of attention, happiness, creativity, pleasure
Virgo: perfectionism, service, analytical, routines, habits
Libra: peacemaking, relationships, artistic, balance
Scorpio: intensity, rebirth, intimacy
Sagittarius: learning, optimism, freedom seeking, travel, culture, ethics
Capricorn: ambition, career, reputation
Aquarius: humanitarian, revolutionary, eccentric, community
Pisces: mystical, dreaming, idealism, subconscious mind
Full Moon Affirmation Examples
Here are 20 examples of my favorite full moon affirmations to inspire you:
- I release all negative energy and welcome healing into my life.
- With each breath, I let go of the past and embrace a future filled with positivity.
- I am open to receiving the abundance that the universe has in store for me.
- I release any limiting beliefs that hold me back from achieving my fullest potential.
- I am a magnet for love, joy, and happiness, and I attract these energies into my life effortlessly.
- I let go of fear and trust that the universe always supports me on my journey.
- I am deserving of all the success and prosperity that comes my way.
- I release old patterns and welcome new opportunities for growth and expansion.
- I forgive myself and others, freeing myself from the weight of grudges and resentment.
- I am surrounded by a loving and supportive community that uplifts and inspires me.
- I attract positive and nurturing relationships that align with my highest good.
- I release any self-doubt and embrace my inner strength and confidence.
- I am in perfect harmony with the natural flow of life, and everything unfolds for my highest good.
- I attract abundance in all areas of my life: financially, emotionally, and spiritually.
- I am a vessel of healing energy, and I radiate it to those around me.
- I release any attachments to outcomes and trust in divine timing.
- I attract opportunities that align with my purpose and passions.
- I am grateful for the blessings in my life, and I attract even more reasons to be grateful.
- I release any resistance to change and embrace the transformative power of growth.
- I am a powerful creator, and my thoughts and intentions shape my reality.
Full Moon Affirmations for Love and Relationships
- I am worthy of love and respect.
- I release all blocks to authentic, nurturing love.
- I attract healthy and fulfilling relationships into my life.
- I release any fears and doubts about love and open my heart to new opportunities.
- I am surrounded by loving and supportive people who uplift me.
Full Moon Affirmations for Letting Go and Release
- I release any negative emotions and beliefs that no longer serve me.
- I let go of self-sabotaging habits and patterns.
- I forgive myself and others for past mistakes and move forward with compassion.
- I surrender to the universe’s highest good and trust the journey.
- I release thought patterns, habits and perspectives that no longer serve my highest good or the highest good of all.
Full Moon Affirmations Manifesting Your Desires
- I create space for abundance and prosperity in all areas of my life.
- I am a powerful manifestor and attract my deepest desires.
- I trust that the universe will bring me what I need at the right time.
- I am grateful for all the blessings in my life and welcome more with open arms.
- I release all blocks in the way of my dream life.
- I can receive good things and I am open to abundance.
Full Moon Affirmations for Power and Confidence
- I am confident in my abilities and trust my intuition.
- I am strong and capable of overcoming any challenges that come my way.
- I embrace my inner strength and use it to achieve my goals.
- I radiate positive energy and attract success and abundance.
- I allow the full moon to illuminate my strengths.
- I allow the full moon to illuminate my highest path.
Full Moon Affirmations for Gratitude and Abundance
- I am grateful for all the abundance and blessings in my life.
- I attract more abundance by focusing on the positive and staying in a high vibration.
- I trust that the universe will provide for me and my loved ones.
- I am open to receiving all the good that life has to offer.
I hope these affirmations inspire you to harness the energy of the full moon and begin clearing space for your desires to arrive!
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