Top 8 Healing Crystals and Their Meaning
If you ever receive a gift in the form of a gem or a healing crystal you should know that you are loved. Not only the crystals are easy on the eye, but they also have incredible power in calming and healing people. Their unique shape, color and origin are in tight co-relation with the nature. There are so many different crystals and gems that can really help the human health it is no wonder that people through the centuries were so obsessed with them. Here is a list of Top 8 Healing Crystals and Their Meaning
#1. Rose Quartz
This crystal is a variety of quartz that is usually massive. It does not grow in visible crystal shapes and translucent. Natural rose quartz is often a very pale pink, but the stronger the pink color, the more valuable it is considered, though metaphysically the paler pinks are equally valuable. Rose Quartz is a heart healer of physical heart ailments as well as emotional heartbreaks. Rose quartz is a timely gift to offer someone who desires to learn self-love.
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This silver-gray metallic gemstone is often used as a healing tool to those who tend to avoid worldly tasks/events by out-of-body flight. Hematite is a stone that is most commonly and most strongly used to ground or stabilize and for protection. In spiritual work, hematite is an excellent stone to help keep yourself also connected to the Earth plane, as some would say via the silver cord, so that your spiritual learnings and travels can be done in a safe way.
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This gem with a lovely green color teaches acceptance. It carries serene and calming energy and helps a person become less critical of self and others. Jade is said to bless whatever it touches, and helps the mankind across the globe for nearly 6,000 years. It is the ultimate “Dream Stone,” revered in ancient cultures, and today also, in order to access the spiritual world, gain insight into ritualistic knowledge, encourage creativity and so on.
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This highly spiritual and healing stone is associated with The Christ Consciousness and the Violet Flame of Transmutation. Amethyst helps people tune into a higher awareness of knowing. Its shades of purple and lilac s are traditionally worn to guard against drunkeness and to instill a sober mind. It is used as a dream stone and to help insomnia.
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This stone is a teaching stone and can be used to help people learn spiritual lessons through meditation and/or dream visions. Turquoise is perhaps the oldest stone in man’s history, also known as the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It is a stone of protection, strong and opaque, also soothing to the touch, healing to the eye, as if carved from the blue sky and put to earth. Its unique shade of blue, often blue-green, made people gave it name, Turquoise.
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This crystal has a wonderful yellow color. It helps to manifest your goals. Also keeps you cheerful. It attracts abundance and personal power. Citrine has been called the “stone of the mind”. Ancient cultures believed that if you put a citrine on the forehead of an elder that would increase his psychic power. Also it can increase self esteem, protect from the negative energy from someone else’s abuse , opens the mind to new thoughts and it can promote clarity of thought.
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People believe that malachite is still evolving and will be one of the most important healing stones of the new millennium. Malachite soaks up and guards against radiation of all kinds. It is extremely versatile and treats most diseases of the sexual organs and sexual diseases. It is also believed that it treats asthma, arthritis, fractures and swollen joints. It stimulates the liver to release toxins. If you need a clearing of any kind, malachite is the stone for you. This is the stone of clearing and releasing.
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It has a negative electrical charge and is extremely useful for absorbing negative energies, emanations, and emotions. This stone is volcanically produced and is an excellent stone for anything that erupts: feelings, anger, skin conditions, and fevers. It is helpful in re-energizing after exhaustion and serious illness. Sulphur also helps reducing painful swelling and joint problems. If you are looking for a stone to “release”, sulphur is the stone for you.
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