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Turquoise

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turquoiseTurquoise is a stone that has been prized for many years.  Turquoise is one of the oldest protection amulets, and it was also known as a symbol of wealth in many ancient cultures.  The ancient Egyptians used turquoise in jewelry. 

Turquoise is greenish-blue or pale sky blue.  The name means “Turkish stone” as it came to Europe by way of Turkey.

Strength, protection from harm, psychic sensitivity, and connection to the spirit world are its major focus.

If given a turquoise by a loving friend, that stone would protect the wearer from negative energy and bring good fortune.  The turquoise is the symbol of friendship.  It also brings peace to the home.

This stone is a very personal and meaningful stone to one who wears it.  Turquoise takes on the characteristics of the owner.

Healing Properties of Turquoise

Neutralizes overacidity, alleviates rheumatism, gout, stomach problems, viral infections, increases growth and muscular strength, alleviates pain,  and relaxes cramps.  It contains anti-inflammatory and detoxifying effects. 

Wear on or near the solar plexus.  Use with copper to increase the power of turquoise.

Turquoise was mined more than 6,000 years ago in Sinai.  The best turquoise comes from Iran, but not much is exported now.  Much of the turquoise comes from Mexico and the United States today.

Quartz

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quartzQuartz crystal is a clear variety of quartz that was first found high in the frozen mountains of the Alps. Ancient people believed it was a form of ice crystals that would never melt.  It is said to have cooling powers and is a romantic stone. 

Sources of quartz crystal include Brazil, Madagascar, Switzerland, France, and parts of the Soviet Union.

Healing Properties of Quartz Crystal

Crystal is a common stone, but a powerful one.  It is mainly used in healing as amplification for the energies of the other working stones.  In healing, the crystal point is best, and the size can be important.

For meditating, the crystal ball or point can be used.  As it is a powerful stone, you should experiment with each to find what works best.

The quartz crystal has a similar vibration as humans.  This is why using crystals to meditate and keeping a crystal helps you to know yourself.  It will sometimes not work for a negative person.

Rose Quartz

Rose quartz is known as the love stone.  It helps the user feel a strong sense of self-worth, therefore being worth love.  Rose quartz is the stone of universal love.  It is also the stone of love in marriage.

When worn in jewelry the wearer feels a sense of self-worth.

Healing Properties of Rose Quartz

Rose quartz has a gentle vibration of love for the owner.  It gives inner peace and helps in all matters pertaining to love in all its forms.  Rose quartz opens the heart to love.  It also helps as a rejuvenator to the skin.  It is a lovely stone for a young person.

It is said washing the face in water charged by rose quartz will help fade winkles and keep the skin young.

Smokey Quartz

Smokey quartz is nature’s stone of endurance.  If you need an extra boost, carry a smokey quartz gemstone with you. 

It promotes personal pride and joy in living, creativity in business, and opens the path for perception and learning.

Smokey quartz is a protection stone that cleanses and clears negative energy

Smokey quartz is a grounding stone that transmutes negative energies and facilitates your ability to get things done in the practical world.  It enhances organizational skills and is good to have around in the workplace or home office.

Healing Properties of Smokey Quartz

Smokey quartz is connected with the sounds of the universe.  It makes you more aware of sounds including telepathic sounds.

Smokey quartz helps relieve depression.