What are healing crystals? They're the same crystals you've seen every day. Crystals are all around us as an all-important component of everyday life.
Their power has been used for centuries for everything from Reiki healing to creating technology. The only difference is understanding what healing crystals can do for you and how to use them in your own life.
If you're interested in learning more about crystals, read on to learn what crystal might be right for you.
Crystals are all around you whether you notice them or not. Making up a large part of our planet's crust, crystals are beneath you and around you. You may not know just how many crystals you come in contact with every day and what effect they have had on your own life and wellbeing to date.
Healing crystals have been used in conjunction with spiritual practice now for a very long time. However, the Western world is still playing catch up on fully realizing the power of this element.
Your yoga teacher isn't the only one who understands the connective powers and vibrational conductivity capabilities of crystals. Engineers and scientists have long been utilizing the unique power of crystals to create technological advancements for a long time.
While many scientists and engineers have difficulty accepting the spiritual nature of the world around us, they have been wise enough to see the power of crystals and their place in science. Crystals have been utilized by scientists and engineers to create the crucial interconnectivity needed for clocks, computers, and virtually every other piece of technology you own.
Need to clear away negativity? Look for pieces featuring Citrine, Sodalite, Labradorite, and Rose Quartz.
Looking to create a greater sense of internal strength? You may be interested in learning more about amethyst.
Wearing your stones is a great way to keep them close to you and recharge yourself. Crystal jewelry is a great way to start integrating the power of crystals into your life, especially if you don't have the time to meditate with your crystals every day.
Here's a quick list of a few of the most popular crystals. Take a moment to realize which stones resonate the most with you as you read.
Clear quartz is often a good choice for those who are just beginning their journey into crystal work. Clear quartz is so easy to work with because of its amplification powers and its ability to cleanse the energy of other crystals.
This is another reason why clear quartz can be a great choice when selecting your first crystal. As your collection grows, its contribution will only become more valuable.
This pink-hued crystal is recognized for inspiring unconditional love and clearing out negativity. One of the most popular stones currently available, it is especially effective.
This iteration of quartz is especially helpful in grounding oneself.
Want to learn more? There's a wealth of information available. Check out Judy Hall's 'Crystal Bible' to get a more in-depth understanding of crystals and the power they can bring you.
Need something soothing? Put down the glass of wine and opt for a beautiful piece of amethyst jewelry.
Amethyst is responsible for helping to relieve stress, soothe emotions, and create a feeling of calm in your body and mind. Amethyst can also help to raise your own vibrational frequencies.
This crystal is a decidedly feminine one. Moonstone is especially helpful for those who are looking to improve their own fertility.
Responsible for a connection to the divine feminine, this stone is perfect for anyone who may be looking to get pregnant soon.
This beautiful crystal is a gem often used in jewelry. Many of the people who wear aquamarine jewelry regularly may not even know this gems hidden power.
Great for those who are battling phobias, this aqua toned gem will create calm and balance while relieving tension and anxiety.
Perhaps the 'sexist' member of the family of healing crystals, this crystal is responsible for creating a strong charge through the first three Chakras. Carelian is also responsible for creating courage and sexual response.
Looking for a surge of confidence before your job interview? Looking to up your own self-value or create a stronger sexual response in yourself or in your lover? This might just be the crystal for you.
Heralded as the most protective of all crystals, this magenta-hued crystal is a beauty. This crystal can help create clarity in your mind and encourage love.
Great for balancing yin-yang energies, this crystal is all about love and balance.
This stone is the stone best suited to help relieve grief. Especially potent at expelling negative energy, this stone will aid in emotional and physical strength required to move forward or move on.
Black Onyx is the stone best suited to protect one from the 'evil eye' and also the birthstone associated with those sharing the Leo zodiac sign.
There are so many more crystals to learn about, all with unique qualities that are designed to empower you toward creating and owning your own best life. You may choose a stone that is your birthstone. Or perhaps because you're willing and ready to work on a certain shortcoming, or in preparation for an upcoming challenge.
While crystals can only be as powerful as you let them become, it's helpful to know that they'll always be there to center you when you need it most.
Are you ready to select an element that resonates with you? Crystals aren't the only element with healing properties. To learn about gemstones that may offer healing properties, visit our blog for more.