The Sun

The Sun

The Sun in metaphysics, witchcraft and astrology relates to self image, willpower, confidence, health, success and ego.

Just as the Sun is the centre of the earth's Solar System, so does the Sun play a vital role in your life on earth.Your life goals are linked to your Sun - your sun sign and its position in your chart.

The Sun gives you an indication of how you can shine in your life.  Understanding the energy of your own zodiacal Sun is a good starting point to understanding yourself and your purpose in life.

Day of The Week - Sunday

Colour - Gold or yellow

Metal - Gold

The Sun’s glyph is a circle with a dot in the middle. The circle is life. The dot in the middle of the circle is symbolic of the fact that the Sun is the center of all things in life. The center of life is your identity – the core of your conscious awareness.


Solar Water

This is water that has been charged by the Sun. You can make solar water by placing a bowl of water outside under the sun for a few hours. This water then absorbs the Sun's energy and can be used for rituals or spells that involve healing, energy, or power.

Sun Candle Magick

Using a gold or yellow candle to represent the Sun and its energy. You can use this candle in spells for confidence, vitality, leadership, and success.

Sun Herbal Magic

Using herbs associated with the Sun, like Sunflower, Cinnamon, St John's Wort, or Marigold (Calendula) in your spells or rituals.

For example, you might use cinnamon oil to anoint yourself or your tools for a spell to assist in an increase of willpower or authority.

Sun Sigil

Drawing or carving symbols or sigils associated with the sun on candles, talismans, or papers for spells or rituals. For example, you might draw a sun symbol on a piece of paper and carry it with you for confidence and vitality.

Solar Return Chart

This is a chart that is cast every year from your birth date, it represents the positions of the planets at the exact moment the Sun returns to the same position it was at when you were born. It is used to give insights into the themes and challenges of the year ahead.

The Sun Tarot Card 

Generally considered one of the most positive cards in the tarot deck. It represents enlightenment, vitality, warmth, and clarity.

When this card appears in a reading, it often indicates a time of happiness, success, and positive energy. It can also signify a time of self-confidence, personal power, and optimism.

Tarot Numerology - The Sun is the 19th card of the Major Arcana, and the number 19 is often associated with leadership, self-reliance, and initiative. This ties in with the themes of the Sun card, which often indicate a time of taking charge of your own life and being confident in your own abilities.

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