Phases of the Moon

Moon Calendar - July 2024

According to Vedic Astrology

The Moon Calendar is based on the sidereal positions of the Sun, Moon and planets. Elements are from Vedic astrological calculations as well as the Farmer's Almanac and the biodyamic calendar from Maria Thun.

Tue 2 Jul
GEM 16°25'00"
6 Ardra-3
ARI 26°41'34"
3 Krittika-1
Waning CrescentEkadashi
Barren PhaseSign: Fire (Fruit)Star: Earth
05:44
TAU
10:40
Retro PIS 5°44'00"
23:09
STAR4
Wed 3 Jul
GEM 17°22'14"
6 Ardra-4
TAU 10°28'40"
4 Rohini-1
Waning CrescentDwadashi
Barren PhaseSign: Earth (Root)Star: Earth
22:37
STAR5
Thu 4 Jul
GEM 18°19'27"
6 Ardra-4
TAU 24°06'38"
5 Mrigashira-1
Waning CrescentTrayodashi
Barren PhaseSign: Earth (Root)Star: Earth
10:28
GEM
22:24
STAR6
Fri 5 Jul
GEM 19°16'40"
6 Ardra-4
GEM 7°33'04"
6 Ardra-1
New MoonAmavasya
Time to restSign: Air (Flower)Star: Water
13:05
STAR26
18:10
STAR7
22:36
STAR7
Sat 6 Jul
GEM 20°13'54"
7 Punarvasu-1
GEM 20°45'38"
7 Punarvasu-1
Waxing CrescentPratipada
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Air (Flower)Star: Water
17:04
CAN
23:01
CAN
23:17
STAR8
Sun 7 Jul
GEM 21°11'07"
7 Punarvasu-1
CAN 3°42'32"
8 Pushya-1
Waxing CrescentDwitiya
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Water (Leaf)Star: Water
20:27
STAR3
Mon 8 Jul
GEM 22°08'21"
7 Punarvasu-1
CAN 16°22'55"
8 Pushya-4
Waxing CrescentTritiya
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Water (Leaf)Star: Water
00:32
STAR9
01:46
RAHMSTAR26
Tue 9 Jul
GEM 23°05'34"
7 Punarvasu-1
CAN 28°47'09"
9 Ashlesha-4
Waxing CrescentTritiya
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Water (Leaf)Star: Water
02:22
STAR10
02:22
LEO
06:53
STAR9
16:07
STAR8
Wed 10 Jul
GEM 24°02'48"
7 Punarvasu-2
LEO 10°56'58"
10 Magha-4
Waxing CrescentChathurthi
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Fire (Fruit)Star: Water
04:45
STAR11
Thu 11 Jul
GEM 25°00'01"
7 Punarvasu-2
LEO 22°55'15"
11 Purva Phalguni-3
Waxing CrescentPanchami
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Fire (Fruit)Star: Water
07:34
STAR12
14:19
VIR
Fri 12 Jul
GEM 25°57'15"
7 Punarvasu-2
VIR 4°45'58"
12 Uttara Phalguni-3
Waxing CrescentShashti
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Earth (Root)Star: Fire
10:38
STAR13
13:28
TAU
Sat 13 Jul
GEM 26°54'28"
7 Punarvasu-3
VIR 16°33'52"
13 Hasta-2
Waxing CrescentSaptami
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Earth (Root)Star: Fire
13:44
STAR14
Sun 14 Jul
GEM 27°51'41"
7 Punarvasu-3
VIR 28°24'11"
14 Chitra-2
First QuarterAshtami
Sow/Plant LeafSign: Earth (Root)Star: Fire
03:13
LIB
16:36
STAR15
Mon 15 Jul
GEM 28°48'55"
7 Punarvasu-3
LIB 10°22'25"
15 Swati-2
Waxing GibbousNavami
Sow/Plant FruitSign: Air (Flower)Star: Fire
18:59
STAR16
Tue 16 Jul
GEM 29°46'08"
7 Punarvasu-3
LIB 22°33'53"
16 Vishakha-1
Waxing GibbousDashami
Sow/Plant FruitSign: Air (Flower)Star: Fire
05:48
CAN
14:21
SCO
20:43
STAR17
Wed 17 Jul
CAN 0°43'22"
7 Punarvasu-4
SCO 5°03'21"
17 Anuradha-1
Waxing GibbousEkadashi
Sow/Plant FruitSign: Water (Leaf)Star: Fire
21:42
STAR18
Thu 18 Jul
CAN 1°40'36"
7 Punarvasu-4
SCO 17°54'37"
18 Jyeshtha-1
Waxing GibbousDwadashi
Sow/Plant FruitSign: Water (Leaf)Star: Air
21:55
STAR19
21:55
SAG
Fri 19 Jul
CAN 2°37'50"
7 Punarvasu-4
SAG 1°09'52"
19 Mula-1
Waxing GibbousTrayodashi
Sow/Plant FruitSign: Fire (Fruit)Star: Air
15:09
STAR10
15:09
LEO
17:40
STAR8
21:25
STAR20
Sat 20 Jul
CAN 3°35'04"
8 Pushya-1
SAG 14°49'15"
20 Purva Ashadha-1
Waxing GibbousChaturdashi
Sow/Plant FruitSign: Fire (Fruit)Star: Air
12:33
STAR9
20:18
STAR21
Sun 21 Jul
CAN 4°32'19"
8 Pushya-1
SAG 28°50'38"
21 Uttara Ashadha-1
Full MoonPurnima
Time to rest, Pick medicinal herbs and plantsSign: Fire (Fruit)Star: Air
01:57
CAP
18:44
STAR22
Mon 22 Jul
CAN 5°29'34"
8 Pushya-1
CAP 13°09'36"
22 Shravana-1
Waning GibbousPratipada
Sow/Plant RootSign: Earth (Root)Star: Air
16:51
STAR23
Tue 23 Jul
CAN 6°26'49"
8 Pushya-1
CAP 27°40'09"
23 Dhanishtha-2
Waning GibbousDwitiya
Sow/Plant RootSign: Earth (Root)Star: Ether
03:50
AQU
14:48
STAR24
Wed 24 Jul
CAN 7°24'06"
8 Pushya-2
AQU 12°15'34"
24 Shatabhisha-2
Waning GibbousTritiya
Sow/Plant RootSign: Air (Flower)Star: Ether
12:44
STAR25
Thu 25 Jul
CAN 8°21'23"
8 Pushya-2
AQU 26°49'33"
25 Purva Bhadrapada-3
Waning GibbousPanchami
Sow/Plant RootSign: Air (Flower)Star: Ether
05:14
PIS
10:46
STAR26
Fri 26 Jul
CAN 9°18'41"
8 Pushya-2
PIS 11°17'02"
26 Uttara Bhadrapada-3
Waning GibbousShashti
Sow/Plant RootSign: Water (Leaf)Star: Ether
09:00
STAR27
23:08
STAR4
Sat 27 Jul
CAN 10°16'00"
8 Pushya-3
PIS 25°34'35"
27 Revati-3
Waning GibbousSaptami
Sow/Plant RootSign: Water (Leaf)Star: Ether
07:29
STAR1
07:29
ARI
Sun 28 Jul
CAN 11°13'20"
8 Pushya-3
ARI 9°40'19"
1 Ashwini-3
Third QuarterAshtami
Sow/Plant RootSign: Fire (Fruit)Star: Earth
06:17
STAR2
Mon 29 Jul
CAN 12°10'41"
8 Pushya-3
ARI 23°33'35"
2 Bharani-4
Waning CrescentNavami
Barren PhaseSign: Fire (Fruit)Star: Earth
05:25
STAR3
11:15
TAU
Tue 30 Jul
CAN 13°08'03"
8 Pushya-3
TAU 7°14'20"
3 Krittika-4
Waning CrescentDashami
Barren PhaseSign: Earth (Root)Star: Earth
04:53
STAR4
Wed 31 Jul
CAN 14°05'26"
8 Pushya-4
TAU 20°42'46"
4 Rohini-4
Waning CrescentEkadashi
Barren PhaseSign: Earth (Root)Star: Earth
04:42
STAR5
09:03
STAR10
09:03
LEO
16:45
GEM

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Gardening Guide

Moon Sign Elements - Leaf, Fruit, Root, Flower Days

Leaf days (Water Element)

  • Best time to sow, transplant and cultivate plants for use of Leaves and Stems.
  • Ex: Cabbage, Salads, Lettuce, Spinach, Green onions, Broccoli, Cauliflower and Celery.
  • Leaf plants to be harvested on  Flower days  (orFruit days).
  • Harvesting on Leaf days is not recommended (harvest starts decomposing in a shorter time).
  • Beekeeping: Working with the hive is not recommended on Leaf days.

Fruit days  (Fire Element)

  • Best time to sow, transplant and cultivate plants that produce Fruits and Seeds.
  • Ex: Cherry, Strawberry, Tomato, Pea, Bean, Corn, Pumpkin, Nut, Cereal, Courgette.
  • Harvesting on Fruit days allows fruits and seeds to have a better storage quality.
  • Leaf plants should be harvested in  Flower days (orFruit days).
  • Beekeeping: Fruit days stimulate the collection of nectar. Bees are also supposed to be more gentle these days.

Root days  (Earth Element)

  • Best time to sow, transplant and cultivate Root plants and Root vegetables.
  • Ex: Carrot, Turnip, but also Potato, Beet-root, Garlic, Onion, Leek.
  • Crop should be stored in Root days.
  • Beekeeping: Bees should be encouraged to build more comb.

Flower days  (Air Element)

  • It is the appropriate time to sow, transplant, cultivate and harvest Flower plants or herbs used for medicinal purposes.
  • Flowers, if cut in these days, have a more intense scent and endure longer.
  • Leaf plants  should be harvested in these Flower days.
  • Beekeeping: Flower days stimulate brood activity and colony development. Bees are also supposed to be more gentle these days.

Phases of the Moon

New Moon

  • "Black Day":
  • Time to rest, celebrate and meditate
  • especially if Solar Eclipse

Waxing Crescent

  • Sow/Plant:
  • Above ground annuals, especiallyLeaf plants
  • also Cereals, Herbs, Cucumbers
  • Mow lawns(to increase growth)
  • Graft & Prune(to increase growth)

Waxing Gibbous

  • Sow/Plant:
  • Above ground annuals, especiallyFruit plants
  • also Cereals and Flowers
  • Mow lawns(to increase growth)
  • Graft & Prune(to increase growth)

Full Moon

  • "Black Day":
  • Time to rest, celebrate and meditate
  • especially if Lunar Eclipse

Waning Gibbous

  • Sow/Plant:
  • Above ground annuals, especiallyRoot plants
  • also trees, shrubs and perennials
  • Harvest all crops
  • Fertilize, Transplant
  • Mow lawns(to reduce growth)

Waning Crescent

  • Barren phase:
  • Time to rest. Avoid seed sowing
  • Harvest and store crops
  • Destroy weed
  • Fertilize, Transplant
  • Mow lawns and prune(to reduce growth)