Housework on August 5, 2020

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Wednesday
The Sun in Leo Wednesday is a day of the Mercury

It is favorable time for intellectual activities, negotiations, correspondence, accounting and planning.
It is good to learn something new.

16 lunar day

Waning Moon
Symbol: Butterfly
continues from the morning
Harmony and balance of mind and body.

Housework on 16 lunar day:

Energy of this day tunes you into balance and appeals to tranquility and deliberateness. This is why you shouldn't work too hard with your housework. On the 16th day it is better to avoid turmoil, commotion, tension and extra exertions. You may finally relax and just sleep in. This day is good day to make crafts for the home: embroidery, drawing or creating an ikebana. It is also suggested to work in the flower garden, rearranging your clothes and searching for jewelry for certain outfits. Nature and its sounds are very beneficial today, they bring peace and restfulness after the full moon day and give you enough energy to move on to the next day.

17 lunar day

Waning Moon
Symbol: Shakti
starts at 21:59
Love and festivity are triumphing.

Housework on 17 lunar day:

This lunar day is not fit for the mundane, heavy and difficult housework. Avoid all difficulties today and don't try to overcome yourself, don't do anything that you don't want to and better to forget the words "have" and "must". Energy of this day is festive and playful, this is why the best thing to do at home is to arrange a little holiday for the whole family. It might be nice to make a dinner with any delicacies, create a common game or watch a favorite movie together. This is a wonderful period for gardeners because one of the symbols of the 17th lunar day is fertility. It is favorable to harvest, especially grapes, make wine or to seed and plant.
Moon in Pisces
starts from 03:29
Moon in Pisces
A day for relaxation, romance and creativity.

Housework on the Moon in Pisces:

The Moon is in Pisces, Water element is active. During the period the Moon goes through Pisces, you have the right to take a rest. Doing any housework will be extra tiresome. It's a really good moment to decorate the interior or even just to think about any changes you might want to make. Delay all projects, take a break and enjoy life. The Moon in Pisces is helpful for finding things you've lost. It is not advisable to air out your bed when the Moon is in water signs; mattresses, blankets and pillows can soak in humidity which can not only cause discomfort but even physical ailments. During this period all water works are advisable such as laundry, dishes and mopping. However, if the Moon is waxing moderate the amount of water you use on wooden surfaces. Don't forget to water house plants. Reduce the amount of time you spend airing out the house and don't put away your clothes.
Waning Moon

Housework on the Waning Moon:

The time of the Waning Moon is the best period for all kinds of housework. Woolen clothes will wash easily even without chemicals. It is preferable to bring things which are made of sensitive materials such as  fur, leather or silk to the dry cleaners –  this way the fabrics will stay bright and longwearing. It is also suggested to do any repairs like plastering and painting walls. For painting use days when the Waning Moon is passing Air signs; if you have to deal with wet plastered walls better give preference to Leo days. For cleaning projects choose days of Gemini, Libra or Aquarius. Consequently you will notice that work itself goes way easier than usual and the results of this cleaning will last longer. Everything will get dry faster even if you used a lot of water. Use days of Water signs for laundry or other washing projects. The Waning Moon in Aquarius is perfect for transplanting house flowers. Also these days are suggested for installing new windows or another kinds of work with glass. Laying  flooring can be favorable as well, but better avoid doing that on Water days. Сalcareous coating on a kettle, iron or hard-to-get places in the shower cabin will come out easily on these days. Try to put preserving food on your to-do-list for days when the Waning Moon in Sagittarius, Cancer, Virgo or Pisces. Take care of wooden items on days of Capricorn, Sagittarius, Leo and Cancer. Add more yeast to your pastries when the Moon is Waning.

Read also:

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Lunar calendar for the week
Lunar calendar for August 2020
Full moon calendar
Gardening lunar calendar
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