the four quarters & seasons


The Four Quarters


Season: Spring

Element: Air

Watcher of the East: The Royal Star Aldebaran (marks the Spring Equinox)


Season: Summer

Element: Fire

Watcher of the South: The Royal Star Regulus (marks the Summer Solstice)


Season: Autumn

Element: Water

Watcher of the West: The Royal Star Antares (marks the Autumn Equinox)


Season: Winter

Element: Earth

Watcher of the North: The Royal Star Fomalhaut (marks the Winter Solstice)

The Seasons


Cardinal Direction: East

Element: Air

Sabbats: Ostara, Beltane

Moons: Chaste Moon, Seed Moon, Flower Moon

Astrological Signs: Aries, Taurus, Gemini

Spells and Rituals: Communication, Travel, Mindwork, Cleansing, and Garden Magick

Herbs, Oils and Incense: Sage, Mint, Basil, Dill, Thyme, Mugwort, Woodruff

Stones and Crystals: Diamond, Clear Quartz, Emerald, Agate


Cardinal Direction: South

Element: Fire

Sabbats: Litha, Lughnasadh

Moons: Dyad Moon, Mead Moon, Corn Moon

Astrological Signs: Cancer, Leo, Virgo

Spells and Rituals: Love, Beauty, Energy, Strength, Courage

Herbs, Oils and Incense: Jasmine, Sandalwood, St. John’s Wort

Stones and Crystals: Pearl, Moonstone, Ruby, Peridot


Cardinal Direction: West

Element: Water

Sabbats: Mabon, Samhain

Moons: Harvest Moon, Hunter’s Moon, Frost Moon

Astrological Signs: Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius

Spells and Rituals: Prosperity, Good Fortune, Wealth, Spirit Communication

Herbs, Oils and Incense: Apple, Pumpkin, Wormwood

Stones and Crystals: Sapphire, Opal, Topaz, Tiger’s Eye


Cardinal Direction: North

Element: Earth

Sabbats: Yule, Imbolc

Moons: Cold Moon, Wolf Moon, Snow Moon

Astrological Signs: Capricorn, Aquarius, Pisces

Spells and Rituals: Banishments, Resolutions, New Beginnings, Mediation, Breaking Habits

Herbs, Oils and Incense: Cinnamon, Juniper, Pine, Cedar, Holly, Ivy, Mistletoe

Stones and Crystals: Garnet, Amethyst, Turquoise, Aquamarine