Geminids Meteor Shower: December 14, 2023

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Geminids Meteor Shower: December 14, 2023

This is a Magical Night. Tonight is Will rain stars, the night of Geminids. Geminids, also known as The King Of Meteor Showers, peaks around the Full Moon. This amazing meteor shower, will be active from 4 December to 17 December. It can reach up to 150 (!!!) meteors per hour at its peak which is anticipated around December 14th, the greatest show of the year, the Geminids Meteor Shower.

the Geminids Meteor Shower: December 14, 2023

The Geminids meteor shower is one of the most anticipated and active meteor showers of the year. It usually occurs from December 4th to 17th, peaking around 13-14. So, this year it peaks tonight! Also, as this year it aligns with the New Moon, if the weather allows it, you can enjoy the most amazing night show!

The Geminids get their name from the constellation Gemini, as they appear to radiate from this point in the sky. However, you can observe the meteors from anywhere in the world – including the southern hemisphere, as long as you have a clear and dark sky. To have the best viewing experience, you should find a location away from city lights and light pollution. Dress warmly, as December nights can be chilly, and bring a comfortable chair or blanket to sit or lie on.

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The Geminids are known for their high number of bright meteors, with rates of up to 120 meteors per hour at the peak. They are usually slower-moving and leave long-lasting trails, making them easier to spot and enjoy. It’s not necessary to use any special equipment to observe the Geminids. Just find a comfortable spot, relax, and let your eyes adjust to the darkness. The meteors can appear anywhere in the sky, so keep a wide field of view and be patient.

Magic of Geminids meteor shower has inspired various traditions over the years. Here are a few:

1. Making wishes: Some people believe that if you see a shooting star during the meteor shower, you should make a wish. It’s said that the Geminids’ bright and numerous meteors increase the chances of your wish coming true.

2. Lucky omens: Shooting stars have long been considered omens of good luck and prosperity. Many people believe that spotting a meteor during the Geminids shower brings positive energy and blessings into their lives.

3. Love and romance: In some cultures, the Geminids meteor shower is associated with love and new beginnings. Couples often make plans to watch the meteor shower together, considering it a romantic and auspicious occasion.

4. Forging new paths: Since the Geminids appear to radiate from the constellation Gemini, some people interpret this as a sign to embark on new journeys and explore different paths in life. It’s seen as a time to embrace change and take risks.

5. Spiritual and introspective practices: The celestial beauty and rarity of meteor showers can also inspire spiritual and introspective experiences. Some people use this time for meditation, self-reflection, and connecting with the universe on a deeper level.

Star Magic and Star Witches

One “branch” of Star Magic is Astrology, the art of foretelling the Future by knowing the ways of the Stars. An ancient Mage would never distinguish Witchcraft from Astrology as the system was born and evolved together as one. The Three Wise Men who predicted the coming of Jesus Christ were in fact Powerful Mages from Mesopotamia who studied the ways of the Stars.

Becoming a Star Mage or a Star Witch one must begin to know the ways of the Stars. In Magical Recipes Online we’ll give you tons of Lessons on Astrology and in Star Magic too. Another thing about Stars Magic is that’s so fun! We love looking at the night sky. It connects us wit the divine.

The Celestial Mage

Ptolemy, the Greek founder of Modern Astrology & Astronomy, wrote that the Gods peer down at the earth from between the Celestial spheres.

The Celestial spheres (or cosmic spheres, or celestial orbs) were the fundamental entities of the cosmological models developed by Plato, Aristotle, Ptolemy and later Copernicus and others. In these celestial models the apparent motions of the planets and the other stars are accounted for “by treating them as embedded in rotating spheres made of anĀ aetherial, transparent fifth element – aka quintessence – like bright gems set in orbs. Ptolemy stated that while this happens, stars sometimes slip out of this gap, flashing towards the earth. Shooting stars are hence an indication that the Gods are now paying attention to whatever you would ask for.

How to Wish upon a Shooting Star?

The Progress of performing the simple – and maybe the most famous – Wish Spell is the same as all spells.

  • Close you eyes and Relax
  • Meditate on things you Wish to have.
  • Now focus to things that your heart desire the most. Things that set you on Fire!
  • Narrow down your wishes to only one, your most important wish.
  • Stay focused on your Wish. Live it as it already happened!
  • Open your eyes and wait for the Shooting star. Once you see it Re-Live it one more time quickly!
  • Thank the Divine Forces that helped you!
  • Blessed be!

 

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