"A great part of genuine witchcraft is moon magic, derived from the age-old lore of moon worship."
The time has come to summon the Higher Forces to intervene, and bring you the Luck and happiness you deserve. Take the necessary time for reflection, and act calmly to bypass the difficulties around you. You have more control than you think in what seems to be a tricky situation.
1. Sit before the new moon with a long lit white candle and say:
SHYLY NOW AND IN REVERENCE,
IN YOUR CRESENT SHAPE,
I HONOUR AND BLESS YOU.
HELP ME NOW TO UNDERSTAND THOSE THINGS THAT I HOLD WITHIN
AND SHARE WITH YOU.
LET YOUR GENTLE LIGHT REVEAL THE KNOWLEDGE YOU HAVE
SO THAT IN THE COMING DAYS
I MAY KNOW THE BEST WAY TO ACT.
Spend some time meditating try to understand what your motives are to those actions that you normally take.
2. New Moon Incantation - to induce prophetic dream - thrice recited
ALL HAIL, NEW MOON, ALL HAIL THEE,
I PRITHEE, GOOD MOON, REVEAL TO ME,
THIS NIGHT WHO SHALL MY TRUE LOVE BE.
Smile you should see some very unexpected changes taking place in your
life in the coming weeks.
The turning of silver coins in one's pocket to increase wealth is an old act of magick traditionally performed during a new moon.
According to ancient occult tradition of England, the third day immediately following a new moon is "an inauspicious day for most undertakings. Also, beware of new moons falling on a Saturdays or Sundays, for these are said to be followed by bad luck and foul weather. Old lunar lore from Pagan Britain states that pointing a finger at the new moon invites bad luck into your life. Interestingly, this belief eventually found its way into the realm of Christian superstition, where it held that pointing at the moon nine times kept a person from going to heaven. It is doubtful that the number nine was chosen for it superstition by mere chance as it has always been regarded as the most magickal of all numbers by Witches, magicians, and those who dabble in the occult.
The number nine has been called the "number of perfection." The number nine, being the result of the number three -a number linked to the Triple Goddess, the Holy Trinity, moon magick, pyramid power and the triangle - multiplied by itself is said to be the most sacred and magickal of all numbers. Numerologists also add occult significance to the number nine is multiplied by, the digits of the resulting number will always add up to nine.
article based on Exploring Spellcraft by Gerina Dunwich