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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.

Jade

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jadeJade is an ancient stone that has historically been used to attract love. 

Jade also can be used to bring money into your life.  Create a positive attitude towards money and visualize yourself using money creatively and productively while holding the stone in your power hand.  When making an important business decision, use the prosperous energies of jade by holding it while contemplating your course of action. 

Jade strengthens your mental faculties and assists in clear reasoning.

Jade is also a protective stone, guarding against accidents and misfortune. 

Symbol of Successful Love

A butterfly carved from jade holds a special romantic significance.  Ancient Chinese legend tells of a youth who wandered into the garden of a wealthy Mandarin in pursuit of a multi-colored butterfly. Instead of being punished for trespassing, his visit led to marriage with the mandarin’s daughter.

Today, a jade butterfly symbolizes successful love.

Healing Properties of Jade

The soothing green color of jade makes it a wonderful healing stone.  It helps the body in self-healing while working through underlying, non-physical reasons for a precipitation for disease.  It is particularly helpful for kidney, heart, and stomach complaints.

Amethyst

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amethystCrystalline quartz in shades of purple, lilac, or mauve is called amethyst, a stone traditionally worn to guard against drunkeness and to instill a sober mind.  The word amethyst comes from the Greek meaning “without drunkenness,” and amethyst is beleived to protect one from poison.

Power Stone

It is used as a dream stone and to help insomnia. Put an amethyst under your pillow to bring pleasant dreams or rub it across your forehead to offer relief from a headache.

Protection Stone

Ancient Egyptians used the amethyst to guard against guilty and fearful feelings.  It has been worn as protection from self-deception, as well as a protection against witchcraft.  The amethyst has long been used to open the spiritual and psychic centers, making it one of the power stones.  It is also used as a meditation aid when worn as a necklace.

Wisdom Stone

The amethyst is known as the Bishop’s Stone, and it is still worn by Catholic Bishops.  The amethyst symbolizes piety, humility, sincerity, and spiritual wisdom.  It is thought that the amethyst is the perfect stone to symbolize The Age of Aquarius.

Healing Properties of Amethyst

Amethyst is a gemstone often worn by healers, as it has the power to focus energy.  A healer will usually wear several pieces of jewelry with amethysts set in silver, especially an amethyst necklace.  The person to be healed will have an amethyst to hold while the healing is being done.  The healer will place another piece of amethyst on the area of the body in need of healing, the heart or lungs usually.

Amethyst is used for problems in the blood and in breathing problems.  Amethyst crystal clusters are used to keep the air and life force in the home clean and positive.

Amethyst clusters, points, or several tumbled amethysts placed in a window that receives sun most of the day are very beneficial to use in healing and to heal negativity in the home.  Place amethyst clusters, points, or several tumbled amethysts in moonlight, and everyone in the home will be feeling calmer.  Using an amethyst as a meditation focus will increase the positive spiritual feelings.

Amethyst helps overcome fears and cravings.  It also helps relieve headaches.