Moon is considered a luminary, but she produces no light of her own. She is reliant upon the sun’s light to reflect her image to our earthly eyes. The moon is a symbol of subtlety. Clarity, reflection, and indirect deduction are gained by passive means. Where the sun boldly bears down upon a given philosophical subject – the moon softly enfolds our attention – illumining our psyche in a gossamer glow that is more open to esoteric impressions.