Assembled when the Moon is in its exaltation sign of Taurus and is powerfully culminating in the midheaven. This is also a night chart (an hour before sunrise) which is the “sect” or kingdom of the Moon. The Moon is also in its own face/decan (zodiac subdivision). Additionally the Moon is applying to a trine (harmonious configuration) with Mars and the Sun in Virgo, showing the ability to also practically act for the satisfaction of one's emotional needs, and also for the gain of resources and status (Moon in the 10 house of career and recognition and mars in the 2 house of resources, both in earth signs). Finally, Venus - the ruler of Taurus is very prominent in her own sign of Libra, further strengthening the manifestation of this combination.
Powerful Talisman for love, sensuality and pleasure, beauty and artistic ability. And with its general beneficent power, it is also a bringer of abundance and general good luck.
A Talisman of the Moon (like its metal-silver) is considered to be helpful as a general protection in all circumstances. Moon talismans are also made for increasing wealth and any kind of beneficial gain, in work, career and family life
. It is also said to induce empathic communication and perception
, it is also very calming
Moon talismans are considered to have a very general range of helpful, protective and supportive influences. The moon is mostly known to represent emotional tides and biological rhythms
, but it’s much much more than that... The Moon is the connective tissue of our nature and it acts as a basic matrix for all other influences at all levels: physical, emotional and mental. It is the container, and maintainer of life (the light of the Sun) for the Earth, like a mother protecting and nurturing her child.
The placement of the Moon is of cardinal importance in any astrological “Election” (Finding a good time for a beginning of any event or project), magical or otherwise. In Talisman making the Moon must be well placed, as it is responsible for the general flow of energy and events, and acts as a mediator between the planets, and the sublunar sphere of the Earth. The doctrine of the Moon in magical practice is extensive and has whole volumes dealing with it in Talisman making.
The Lunar ring is embedded with the magical 'alphabet' of the Moon
. The alphabet or planetary characters are taken from the "Picatrix
" (a very important magical text that compiles to many ancient magical texts) and from “Three books of occult philosophy” by the Renaissance mage Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa. Like other magical planetary symbols, the alphabet intention is to communicate with the planetary spirit and drew its energy
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