Harvest Moon Mystic’s Sacred Sabbat Tarot Spreads
Samhain: The witches’ new year, when the veil between the living and the dead is the thinnest, a time to explore our connection to our spirit and the spirits of others passed and living. A spread to access messages from the covert spirit.
1. Death: What I am refusing to acknowledge
2. Rising Spirit: What is becoming stronger within my subconscious
3. Life: How these spiritual messages will manifest themselves to me
4. Mirror Shadow: How I will know when my spirit is speaking
5. The Light: How I can carry its messages with me
Yule: A time to celebrate closeness and family, generosity, the sharing of hope and faith in the return of the light. A spread to gain insights to family life
1. The Hearth: What unites my family
2. Yule Log: A source of happiness and warmth within my home
3. Evergreen: How I can remain in good spirits through family strife
4. The Candle: What unique traits I bring to my home and family
5. The Gift: How I can share my warmth with my family
Imbolc: Hope in the coming spring, subtlety and rebirth, the first warmth and blossom, reassurance in the promise of better things coming, the return of the light, birth and youthful regeneration. A spread to reveal hidden potential.
1. The seed beneath the snow: My potential
2. February frost: What covers that potential
3. The blessed besom: How to sweep away the doubt surrounding my potential
4. First bloom: When my full potential will become manifested
5. Saint Brighid: What will guide me on my path to realization
Ostara: A time to rejoice in new life and fresh beginnings, the start of a new warm season, creative potential, courtship and innocent love, sunrise, a brand new endeavor. A spread to aid in the actualization of dreams and ideas.
1. The egg: How I should pursue this new idea
2. Balefire: How to keep the inspiration alive
3. The March hare: How to keep from running in circles
4. Hot cross bun: What will be a source of joy
5. The equinox: How my plan will manifest in the future
Beltane: A celebration of fertility and the heat of summer, the union of community, a festival for lovers, purification, bonding, music, dance, immersion in carnal revelry. A spread for budding romance.
1. Fires of Bel: How I can make my intentions clear to the person I admire
2. Dance of the maypole: How we will work together in a romantic relationship
3. The horned deer: How pure of heart is the person I admire
4. Oats and honey: What gifts we each contribute; what we each have to offer
5. The Great Rite: How compatible we are sexually
Litha: Midsummer, a period of suspension, the longest day of the year, celebration of the sun and its lasting light, virility, a time of growth and patience. A spread for periods of waiting.
1. The pregnant goddess: What I have been waiting for
2. Sun wheel: What direction I should take
3. Oaken Fae: What will guide me to the end of this time
4. Lasting light: Why I have been waiting this long
5. Sunflower: What will give me hope to continue
Lammas: The first harvest, waning, festival of the harvest, acknowledgement of labor fruits, preparation, resting after reaping what has been sown, welcoming the coming winter with knowledge that preparations have been made to withstand the cold. A spread to guide in making a difficult decision.
1. Broken bread: Why this choice is so difficult
2. The waning light: Signs I have been blind to
3. Corn dolly: What will guide me in the decision-making process
4. Wheat sheaves: How this decision will affect my future
5. The scythe: The repercussions of this decision
Mabon: The honoring and acceptance of change, a period of reflection and learning, celebrating the bounty of the harvest, thanksgiving for the earth’s provision, equality and distribution, balance, earned rest. A spread for times of change.
1. Moon cider: What is brewing beneath the surface
2. The pomegranate: How I will grow from this change
3. The turned leaf: What is to come of this change
4. Cornucopia: How this change will affect others
5. The feast: What part do I play in this situation
(Original tarot spread by harvest-moon-mystic, available soon on etsy)
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