To Meditate // Crystal Clear
Posted on September 19 2018
Crystals have recently been making a comeback. Whether worn as jewelry or set up as a shrine within the home, crystal use is on the rise. But what is the significance behind crystals? And which ones should you choose? The best way to think about crystals is that they are simply one more set of tools in your broader health and wellness toolbox that help invite in more balance and harmony between your mind, body, and spirit. As you know, everything is made of energy. And various crystals and gemstones carry with them varying concentrations of earth energy that can help draw out various energies within you, with your cooperation. You know you’ve found the ‘right’ crystal for you simply by observing which crystals you are immediately drawn, or attracted, to.
Below are a few of the most popular crystals available as well as their uses. To learn more about crystals, read more at Sage Goddess. INA + ILIA is now offering a Chakra Balancing Crystal Starter Kit for $25, available at this link.
8 Popular Crystals + Their Meanings
1. Smoky Quartz // Protection + Purification (Crown Chakra)
Smoky quartz works as a spiritual satellite, providing deep protection by absorbing, trapping, and transmuting negative energy. It purifies places, spaces, and auras.
2. Lapis // Wisdom + Power (Third Eye Chakra)
Work with Lapis stone to empower yourself, tap into and express your deepest wisdom, and free the goddess/god within. Activates the psychic centers at the Third Eye.
3. Turquoise // Wholeness + Truth (Throat Chakra)
Turquoise primarily stimulates the Throat Chakra, which makes it easier for you to articulate and speak your truth. Turquoise is also beneficial for your overall well-being.
4. Rose Quartz // Love + Affection (Heart Chakra)
Rose quartz is the stone of true love and deep affection; it represents the bond that transcends time and space. Rose quartz is a stone of universal love energy for self and others.
5. Tigers Eye // Guidance + Focus (Sacral + Solar Plexus Chakras)
Known as the Counsel Stone, Tiger's Eye brings courage, focus, discernment & the ability to see ahead along your journey towards your highest Truth. Boosts motivation and luck.
6. Black Obsidian // Grounding + Balance (Root Chakra)
Black obsidian helps balance and ground. It heals tears and holes in the auric field and can protect you from negative energy, reminding you of your inner strength and latent fire.
7. Clear quartz // Abundance + Manifestation (All Chakras)