“Woman is the moon. It wanes and waxes. Everything grows because of the moon. Everything ripens because of the sun. And everything is conceived because of the combination of the harmony and those two polarities of male and female, sun and moon.”
- Yogi Bhajan
Have you ever noticed that your mood shifts from day to day or even from hour to hour? At one point you feel very argumentative, and ready to prove your point no matter what it takes! But just a few moments later you say calmly: “I am going for a walk” and you go outside to contemplate nature feeling quite peacefully. “You keep changing your decisions!” you might hear from your man. Women have always been labeled unpredictable, constantly changing their minds and demeanor.
The answer to this behavior is in the Moon and in the affect it has on us, women. Women are ruled by the Moon. In the philosophy of Kundalini yoga, women are referred to as “Lunar Beings”. Woman waxes and wanes emotionally according to her internal moon. There are 11 places in a woman’s body or 11 moon centers through which “inner moon” travels every 2 1/2 days. Continue reading