Rock crystal is one of the most powerful healing stones which can be applied to a broad scope of metaphysical problems. It is very suitable for healing wounds that originate in the past, like for example those impressed in a troublesome childhood. Rock crystal helps with improving self-respect. It increases energy in general, and in particular the energy of all the other crystals. This wonderful crystal also possesses the ability of accommodating and incorporating the other crystals’ energy. Therefore, at least in principle, it can replace any other stone. Rock crystal is quite like a diamond in every respect, except maybe in its pure material value.
Rock crystals are transparent and have glassy appearance. Their color can vary from milky white to colorless.
This article is about the meanings and properties of Rock crystal quartz, which is the clean Quartz variety. For the meanings associated with the other colored varieties of Quartz (amethyst, rose quartz, smoky quartz, citrine, and others), please check the appropriate web page on this website.
Notable occurrences are all around the world, especially in Madagascar, Brazil, Morocco, the Alps, India, Australia, Russia, Czech Republic, and Hungary.
Rock crystal is one of the most abundant mineral in the lithosphere of our planet. It is often referred as quartz, rocky quartz, or quartz crystal.
Rock crystal shapes
Rock crystal can have many different shapes; it can be short or lengthy, terminated on one or on both sides, it can be a member of an extended cluster formation. It can have different inclusions throughout its bulky structure, like bubbles, wedges, phantoms, keys, eyes, bridges, etc. It can be faceted very differently in all crystal shapes and forms. Sometimes, Rock crystal can be found as Druzy Quartz.
This universal crystal is a power stone, capable of cleansing, balancing, and energizing many other types of stones. Rock crystal has been used for astral travel, channeling, inducing lucid dreaming and dream recall.
Rock crystal spirituality
There is no crystal whose features can be more closely connected to the spiritual worlds than quartz. This is due to its readiness and ease of programming for energy manipulations and energy mastering, communication and protection. Quartz is an excellent energy manager, capable of giving and receiving energy in different form and on different levels. Moreover, it can accept, store and transform energy. Not only can the stored energy be preserved for latter use, but also it can be additionally transmuted into any suitable form. Quartz can remove the unwanted vibrations and center one’s own energy.
Quartz purifies the aura and symbolizes a special kind of wellbeing for the whole microcosm. It can also be used for charging drinking and gardening water. It enables communication with the higher planes and dimensions of existence that are beyond the visible world. Quartz amplifies the frequencies of thoughts and feelings and can elevate the human awareness significantly. There is hardly anything you cannot do with rock crystals.
To recapitulate, quartz can amplify, focus, store, transform and energize. It is a perfect crystal for focusing affirmations and prayers. It can stimulate psychic perception. It is capable of adapting to the level and speed of each individual. Rock crystal is excellent for all chakras, for working with all symbols and all astrological signs. If we had to choose one particular energy center for this crystal, it would be the crown chakra, Sahasrara.
Rock crystal healing
This stone brings back lost memories, solves problems, dispels negativities and rediscovers our abilities that have been unjustifiable considered lost. It intensifies prayers, and positive visualization. It keeps us in close contact to the spiritual side of our personality and reminds us that our true nature is purely Spiritual One, although incorporated in human form of existence. Each and every spiritual quest can be stimulated and amplified by using the energy of rock crystal.
One of the most prominent stones for information storage is quartz. This powerful transparent crystal opens the seventh – crown charka and thus it is very good for meditation and guidance.
It stimulates the natural crystal formation in the body tissue and in the corporal fluids and makes them resonate on new healing frequencies. It is compatible with all chakras and main glands in the human microcosm. Quartz encourages emotional clarity and purity of the heart, spiritual insights, enlightenment, peace and calm.
Rock crystal is exquisite healer. On the level of physical healing, rock crystal can provide increased energy, and reduce fever. It can be used to stimulate the immune system and prevent serious diseases. Quartz excellently cleans the blood vessels, eases heart functioning, prevents infarct, brings oxygen into the brain, stabilizes blood pressure. We should mention that this healing crystal, as any other metaphysical healing crystal for that matter, is just an auxiliary means of help and not a substitute for qualified medical assistance. In meditation, it strengthens the energy field if used together with hematite for grounding purposes.
How to program rock crystals
In order for the rock crystal to be perfect at work, it should be programmed thoroughly and precisely.
- Define everything in advance and write it down.
- Love your quartz crystal; put it on your heart, then on the area of the third eye. Prior to programming, relax yourself, breath consciously, rhythmically and in a balanced way.
- There will come a moment when you will feel that you are ready. During the exhaling, imagine how your desire enters the crystal. See the crystal surrounded by Divine light.
- Stay deeply moved for a moment. The crystal has received the program that you have intended for it – the very program it is supposed to send back to you.
Rock crystal can be cleaned under the stream of water for 2-5 minutes. If the rock crystal possesses a termination on one of its sides, point this tip downwards. It you have just purchased your crystal, firstly put it in sea water for 24 hours and only afterwards use lukewarm streaming water as described above. Rock crystal is charged if exposed to Sun light for one or two hours.
For deep body cleansing, you should use the most transparent piece of rock crystal you can find, previously charged in the early morning or late evening Sun.
Placed on the sixth ajna chakra it brings insight as to how your blockages have been created and how to safely bring them to the surface.
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