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Crystal Healing for Blue Full Moon of October 2020

rainbow moonstone sphere on blue backgroundThe Full Blue Moon is finally here! How does it affect you? Why should you care? Because this rare lunar event has the power to change your life.

Have you ever heard of the expression "once in a blue moon"? Like this phrase suggests, the Blue Moon happens very rarely. One that lands on Halloween is even more phenomenal. When the Blue Moon does come around, you must grab hold of your crystals and take advantage of this magnificent blessing.

You are about to learn the meaning of the Blue Moon and how to benefit from its majestic moonbeams.

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What is a Blue Moon?

You experience a Full Moon about once every 30 days. However, you experience a Blue Moon only once every 32 months. Why is that?

Most months have one Full Moon, which is the night that the Moon is a big full circle in the sky. Once in a long while, there are two Full Moons in a single month. When this happens, the second Full Moon of the month is called the Blue Moon. 

See the Lunar Eclipse and Full Moons guide to learn in detailed information about the Full Moon and additional lunar activities that benefit you.

When is the Blue Full Moon?

October of 2020 has two Full Moons. The month opens with Hunter Full Moon on October 1st. The month closes with the rare Blue Full Moon on October 31st.

Not only is the Blue Moon rare, but this Blue Moon aligns perfectly with Halloween. Combine the magical energy of Halloween with the powerful force of the Blue Full Moon, and you get one of the most sacred nights of the century. If you miss out on this Halloween Full Moon, you'll have to wait until 2039 to experience it again.

If you want to know the exact time of the October Blue Moon according to your region or country, check out the Lunar Time and Date website. There you can find the information you need based on where you stand on the planet. 

No matter where you are or what the weather, all beings benefit from the Blue Full Moon. Even if you can't see the Blue Full Moon, you can still feel the vibrations.

By charging your healing crystals in the windowsill or garden that day and night, your gemstones absorb super moonbeam powers. When you do crystal rituals, your entire body illuminates with the frequency of the Blue Moon.

What is the spiritual meaning of the Blue Moon?

The Blue Moon is a time when you are meant to do something extraordinary. It's all about expanding your horizons. That means breaking free from your comfort zone or routine to engage in an event or activity that you usually wouldn't foresee yourself doing. Now is the moment to break those mental, physical, and/or spiritual boundaries.

Only you know what needs to be done during the Blue Moon. An expansion of the self is yearning to happen, and you need to nourish your soul with growth and learning. 

You can look deep into your subconscious mind and decide which areas of your life are in need of something fresh and new. In case you would like some ideas, here are the 12 Astrological houses and examples of how you can expand your experiences.

  • 1st House of Self: This is all about about your personality and presentation in the world. If your soul desires a change in Self, you could use the Blue Moon cycle to reflect on your inner life-purpose. Alternatively, if your sould desires a change of your outer persona, you could prepare for a physical change in your fashion style, something that people can tangibly notice.

  • 2nd House of Material: This is about your possessions. The Blue Moon might be a time that you release yourself of things that are no longer serving you. Alternatively, it could be a time for you to make a big-ticket purchase that you have been hesitating about.

  • 3rd House of Communication: This is all about how you relate to others. Now could be the time that you muster up the courage to finally speak your mind about something that's bothering you. Alternatively, it could be that you need to keep your mouth shut and open your ears to truly listen to what someone else is trying to say.

  • 4th House of Family and Home: This is all about your domestic dwelling and the people who live with you. The Blue Moon could be time for a major change, such as a relocation. Alternatively, it could be that you aren't spending enough time at home and need to pay more attention to family.

  • 5th House of Creation: This is about both creative energy and procreation. It could be that you're ready to start a family during the Blue Moon cycle. Alternatively, it could mean you have some creativity that needs to be expressed, like a book to write or a work of art to produce.

  • 6th House of Health: This is all about your physical health. It could be that you need to start a new diet or exercise routine. Alternatively, you might have a health issue that's not resolving and it's time to consider a different approach.

  • 7th House of Partnership: This is all about partners- romantic, plutonic, business. The Blue Moon could mean the beginning or end of a major relationship. Alternatively, it could mean you need to change the way a current relationship is operating.

  • 8th House of SexThis is all about your sex life. The Blue Moon is the time to expand your horizons and try something new. Alternatively, it could mean taking a break from sexuality and being chaste for awhile.

  • 9th House of Philosophy: This is all about your thoughts and ideals. It could be that an idea you believe needs to be reconsidered. Alternatively, it could be that the Blue Moon blesses you with a totally new revelation.

  • 10th House of Career: This is all about your place in the professional world. The Blue Moon could be a time that you need to make a major career change. It could also be that you need to look within your field and improve on something.

  • 11th House of Friendship: This is all about your social life. Maybe you need to disconnect ties with someone who no longer serves your best interest. Alternatively, maybe you need to step up and be a better friend to someone.

  • 12th House of Spirituality: This is all about your spiritual life. Your soul may be stirring to achieve the next level of spiritual understanding, due for a retreat or healing session. Alternatively, you might be spending too much of your time thinking spiritually and the Blue Moon is asking you to get back into your worldly role. 

Only you know what's missing on your soul's journey during this Blue Moon cycle. Break the rut and grow in one or more of your astrological Houses. Don't keep pushing it off for another day.

Blue Moon crystal of the month

Honor the rare Blue Moon with beautiful Blue Calcite. This chosen gemstone helps you navigate the skies and harness the healing energy of the Blue Moon.

Blue Calcite brings you the energy of the sky, air, and water. It cleanses you of the old so you are ready for a new journey. It summons the astrological powers and the lunar light so they guide you to success. 

Blue Calcite opens your higher chakras. You might need insight on what needs to change in your life, and this gemstone taps into your psyche to find the answers. 

How to use Blue Calcite for the Blue Moon 

Do you have your Blue Calcite gems ready? You need it for the October Blue Moon. Check out the Blue Calcite Collection to find your perfect piece now. Then, keep reading below and you will learn about the rituals in which you can use Blue Calcite and the 3 Moon Crystals.

Here are some additional tips on how to use Calcite for the lunar cycle that starts October 31st and ends November 30th:

  • Reflect on Blue Calcite stones to determine which of your Astrological Houses are in need of a major change during the Blue Moon. Holding the crystals in your hand while in silent meditation or self-reflection helps bring mental clarity.

  • Choose the Astrological Houses you need to change by way of crystal divination. You could draw out the 12 houses as a pie-wheel or block chart, and see where your Blue Calcite lands when you drop it from a short distance. If you feel you need more change, do it two or three times to get a few different Houses to work on.
  • Wear Blue Calcite on Halloween and throughout November to honor and harness the Blue Moon cycle and all its benefits.

  • Place Blue Calcite Blue Moon crystals around your home and office to remind you that these special times call for you to make special, extraordinary actions that grow your soul.

For an added energy boost, use your Blue Calcite stones with the 3 most powerful Moon Crystals...

What are Moon Crystals?

Moonstone, Selenite, and Labradorite are the three mightiest Moon crystals. They harmonize with the Moon frequency. You must use them during each lunar event, including the Blue Moon.

Visit the Moon Crystal Collection to discover stones that call to you.

Learn about how each of the three Moon Crystals benefits you:

rainbow moonstone sphere
Moonstone: This is the number one moon crystal. It is the staple crystal for all your lunar practices. Moonstone aligns strongest with the Full Moon. Its bright and luminous qualities show you the way ahead. Moonstone holds the power of a million moons and delivers it to the palm of your hands.


labradorite sphere
Labradorite: Full of moon magic, this dark beauty flashes with rainbows like the midnight sky flecked with celestial stars. Labradorite aligns with the New Moon, helping you find new beginnings in the darkness. Use Labradorite and feel like you are being guided by your spirit guides, angels, and all the beneficial beings of the unseen world.


white selenite sphere
Selenite: Named after Goddess Selene, this moon crystal glows with a glorious silky white sheen. Selenite aligns with the crescent moon, protecting your aura through the journeys of life. Use Selenite and feel hopeful that the world is working in your favor because you believe miracles do come true.

7 Crystal Rituals for the Full Moon

Now that you know a bit about the trinity of moon crystals and the special crystal for this month, learn how to use them under the Full Moon. 

Ritual Idea #1: Cleanse, Charge, and Program Crystals under the Full Moon

It is ideal to gather your Moon Crystals even before the Full Moon happens so that you can properly prepare to cleanse them beforehand. After they are cleansed, you will charge them under the Full Moon and then program them with your intention. By doing so, the stones are supercharged to help you on your mission throughout the lunar month. Do this with your moon crystal balls, shapes, and jewelry.

Ritual Idea #2: Crystal Healing Mandalas under the Full Moon

Instead of just charging your crystals under the moonlight, why not arrange them in a beautiful mandala formation? Create works of art with the stones, and then carefully lay them under the moonlight for charging. If possible, put your mandala in the garden overnight to absorb the healing light.

Ritual Idea #3: Crystal Layouts under the Full Moon

Why not recharge your entire body instead of just your crystals in the moonlight? Lie down in a comfortable place during the Full Moon, preferably near a window or even outside. Place your Moon Crystals on your body and along your chakras. You can also place them around your body instead, just in case you fall asleep. Not only are your stones getting supercharged for the month, but so are you!

Ritual Idea #4: Dance Under the Full Moon in a Crystal Grid 

Form a giant grid around your space, indoors or outdoors. This grid includes a medley of Moon Crystals in the shape of a circle, square, rectangle, or even a triangle. As the Full Moon rises, dance within the grid of crystals. You are sure to feel supercharged! Have extra time? Meditate in your grid, do yoga in your grid, read in your grid... anything that benefits your soul is right for you to do in your grid.

Ritual Idea #5: Crystal Ball Gazing under the Full Moon

Did you know that the moon is revered for its psychic powers? It's no surprise that healers, gypsies, witches, and all that are drawn to the metaphysics do practices under the lunar moon. Grab hold of your Moonstone, Selenite, or Labradorite ball and do Crystal Ball Gazing. You will receive a rush of visions and messages, even more than on an ordinary day. 

Ritual Idea #6: Wear your Moon Jewelry during the Full Moon

This is an easy and simple, yet powerful ritual. Make sure you have your moon jewelry on during the Full Moon. The jewelry will charge up nicely, bringing you a chance for new beginnings and a fresh start. If you're on the go during the Full Moon, you'll still have lunar power with you. If you're at home, you should wear your Moon jewelry during all and any of the other rituals you are doing. The more energy you get, the better.

Ritual Idea #7: Create a Moon Elixir under the Full Moon

Why not create a moon elixir that you can use all month long? Moonstone or Labradorite can be used for your elixir potions and drinks, but Selenite cannot because of its fragility. Create a jug of crystal water or crystal oils so you have the moon's energy all jarred up for your convenience and benefit.

There are lots and lots of activities you can do during the Full Moon with Moon Crystals. Check out our Peace not Panic series and the 25 "Stuck Indoor" ritual and craft ideas. Now that you're allowed outside again, do them in the garden if you desire!

Your Personal Full Moon Horoscope

Are you fascinated by the movement of the sky? Your monthly horoscope is shaped by activities like the Full Moon, planetary activity, and Solar Eclipses. Check out your zodiac's customized horoscope report for the month of HERE

Do you want to know what's in store for October and beyond? Subscribe immediately to the free Satin Crystals VIP club and have your most updated horoscope report delivered to your inbox before the end of the month.

Your Lunar Connection

Are you ready for the action that is coming with the Blue Moon? Have you used healing crystals that correspond with the lunar cycle before? Are you fascinating with the movements of the sky?

We are happy to answer any questions or hear your crystal comments, jot them down below, or contact us directly anytime. 

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Sheila Satin - November 4, 2020

Wow, Melody! We love your story. That’s such a great response from your son. When we find the stones that call to us, it makes all the experimentation worthwhile. Thanks for your sharing your experiences, I’m sure it will help and enlighten many others who come by Satin Crystals.

~ Sheila Satin :)

MELODY BARRUETA - November 4, 2020

Some Blue Moon Results: So along with making Moon water, I also laid some other stones out under the Blue Moon’s light to cleanse and energize. I then asked my 10yr. old son (who has Behavioral Defiance Disorder…basically says “no” often and could be called “Grumpy Bear,” from Care Bears) to squeeze stones and see if he gets any response, ie. physical sensations , like “chills,” aches, etc., or emotional, like feeling uneasy, calm, happy, or energized. After briefly holding 3 different stones and no effect, with the 4th stone he felt an undeniable sensation of something brushing down the back of his left arm, from shoulder to elbow. He flung his arm right up and looked around him saying, “whoa, that was weird!” He didn’t want to say it was from this rock just yet (as he thought this whole activity of mine kind of strange anyways, lol). As this was a Sunstone and I still had stones for him to test, we continued by placing another Sunstone (without me telling him the type) in his hand. Again, he soon got a firm press against his arm. As it turns out, this stone is good for use by someone who is in the habit of saying “NO” to others. We had such a good laugh as this was a confirmed trait of Sunstone that I had found in several references and couldn’t have been more clear on this being the stone to resonate with him!. I have him take it to school in his pocket and thus far, he’s had 1 day of calm cooperation WITH the stone and 1 “Grumpy Bear,” day without. This is awesome, it’s almost as if the Sunstone was nudging him, saying, “here you go, I’m your stone,” haha! Love it!

Sheila Satin - November 1, 2020

Hi Melody, your plan sounds like a great way to take advantage of blue moon energy. We would love to hear your results! Happy November :)

Melody - November 1, 2020

I am a Cancerian and am SO excited that I just learned about this Blue Moon a few days ago and was able to select some crystals and minerals from a collection my Mother gave me 10yrs. ago, to place in water to cleanse and energize under a Powerful Blue Moon!!! I have NO experience really working with these…. but as it is MY Intention, it will work just how I intend it will! HaHA. I chose Rose Quartz, Green Aventurine, Moonstone, Red Jasper, Amythest, a yellow-toned Mangesite and Green Opal. I also jotted down on several sticky notes and attached to the lidded mason jar, what quality each element will supply to the water. Of course, after realizing the notes would block the moon’s light, I removed them and placed them underneath the jar instead.

Lisa Satin - October 5, 2020

Hi Kelly,

Always good to hear from a fellow Libran. My birthday is October 11th so like you, I’m also contemplating what to do for the big event.

This October we have so many lunar events, and with your birthday falling on the New Moon, you are due for an extra big surge of change.

New moons and birthdays are a reset. If there’s something(s) you want to drop out of your life, now’s the time to decide, so you can get rid of them by your birthday. If there is something(s) you want to add in your life, also decide now so you can get the momentum rolling for your New Moon birthday.

I published an article about the October Blue Moon coming later in the month. It discusses the 12 Houses of Astrology. Sounds like you can get started early on that. Determine what areas in your life you want to work on, and check out some of the ritual ideas:

I see that you have ordered crystal balls, and next week I’m going to be emailing Crystal Ball affirmations that you might enjoy. We also have other affirmations you can look through, or make your own depending on what changes you want to make for your birthday:

Let us know if we can be of further assistance, and Happy October!

Lisa Satin

Kelly - October 5, 2020

Hi Ladies,
A quick question for you. My birthday is October 22 and I know that there is a new moon on that day. What should I say that night. Is there any significance to a new moon and someone’s birthday being on the same night?
Thanks, Kelly

Lisa Satin - October 5, 2020

Hi Michael,

Sounds like you can benefit from some protection crystals. Here are a couple of articles you might enjoy:

I hope your luck turns around quickly.


Lisa Satin

Lisa Satin - October 5, 2020

Hi Michael,

Sounds like you can benefit from some protection crystals. Here are a couple of articles you might enjoy:

I hope your luck turns around quickly.


Lisa Satin

Michael - October 5, 2020

Lately I’ve been getting in accidents not my fault and some my fault. I feel worn out and that everyone’s energy towards is felt like hatred.

Sheila Satin - October 5, 2020

Hi Carlos, we do not have any Orgone items at the moment. However we do have a more natural version of Orgonite in the form of a Lepidolite sphere. Check out this listing:

Sheila Satin

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