Chemical Composition: SiO2 (Silicon Dioxide)
Color(s): Clear, White, Pink (Rose Quartz), Brown, Gray, Black, Green, Blue, Orange, Purple (Amethyst), Yellow (Citrine), Purple and Yellow (Ametrine), and others
Transparency: Transparent, Translucent
Common Locations: Found all over the world, most notably Brazil and Arkansas, USA.
There are many traditional uses of Quartz Crystal. Ancient Japanese believed quartz was formed from the breath of a white dragon. Clear quartz, formed into spheres have been used as crystal balls to predict the future, since the middle ages. Quartz can be manufactured or imitated. Manufactured quartz is created from the same components as the real quartz, but is made by man. Many decorative crystals such as Swarovski crystals are not quartz crystal at all, though they are very beautiful and have their own meanings.
Mystical properties of quartz
Quartz Crystal can absorb, store, balance, strengthens, focus and transmit energy. Its universal energy is often used to activate other crystals. Quartz crystals can increase the energy to the higher levels. It’s form of energy is extremely useful for therapeutic purposes, meditation, protection and guidance. Each color of the quartz works in every aspect of our existence. They are our spiritual library and can be accessible at any time. They store and retrieve any type of information, as any information has its own specific energy. Quartz crystal harmonize and balance your relationship with the environment.
Quartz has the ability to dissipate karmic traces and doubles your bio-magnetic field. It generates electromagnetism and dissipate static electricity. Quartz is typically used to get rid of negativity and negative energy. It can clean you spiritually, mentally and physically. It is one of the best defensive gems. It is useful to clarify the emotional processes – to increase your creativity and inspiration. Quartz is a powerful stone for psychic protection and prevents negative energy and dark magic. It is very useful for the third eye chakra,with Quartz Crystal you can communicate with spirits and other worlds. Quartz has access to ancient wisdom. It is ideal for astral traveling and clairvoyance.
Healing properties of quartz
Quartz Crystal is perhaps the most powerful stone for healing. It is a master healer and can be used in all conditions. Stimulates the immune system and brings balance to the body. Cleans and improves the body’s organs. It stimulates the natural crystals in human body and fluids to resonate with its healing frequency. It is better always to have some kind of quartz, when you don’t feel very good.