Clear Crystal Quartz. Clear crystal quartz is a silicon dioxide stone and the most common stone found on earth. It rates a 7 out of 10 on the MOHS scale of hardness and scratch resistance. Quartz, as well as other stones has been used for healing purposes throughout the centuries. Clear crystal quartz reflects all the colors of light, and aligns with all the chakras of the energy system of the body to create balance, clearing and revitalize the body. It is also a gazing stone, which is useful in meditation. Quartz comes in a variety of colors, and is found largely in the US and Brazil, however it is found all over the world. It works with all chakras.
Opalized and Titanium Quartz: Rainbow and Titanium quartz are clear quartzes that are coated and treated with a metal. Gold, titanium and copper are the most common coatings. When treated the colors are truly brilliant and reflect all the colors of the chakras, although some resonate more blue and purple hues. It brings grounding energy, as well as working with the higher chakras for clarity and clairvoyance. With titanium quartz or any variations of treated quartz, the hardness of the stone is diminished a bit, however with sensible handling you can enjoy many years of beauty, balance and enhancement from it. This stone is truly a one quartz fits all, as it resonates so many frequencies of colors and works with all chakras.
Tangerine Quartz: Tangerine quartz is a natural variation of quartz, it aligns with the second chakra or known as the sacral chakra. The frequency stabilizes one’s earthly grounding which enhances clearer thinking, it also supports creativity and joy as well. Tangerine quartz contains traces of hematite and iron which has magnetic properties. Magnets have been proven to help reduce pain and swelling.
Rose Quartz: Rose quartz is the stone of love, fertility and relationships. It is also useful in helping one through hard times as it is a stone of the heart which is why this stone works best with the fourth chakra, otherwise known as the heart chakra. It gives off a vibration of calm and healing as well. Rose quartz is found in Brazil, Madagascar as well as the US.
Amethyst: Amethyst is a purple quartz that supports the crown chakra, or otherwise known as the seventh chakra, for increased intuitiveness and spiritual guidance. It is a quartz with a calming vibration. Helps to keep energy calm for sleeping. Amethyst comes in a variety of purple hues.
Citrine Quartz: Citrine is a yellow stone that can have some light green tones to it as well. This stone supports the third chakra also known as the solar plexus. It is an energizing stone, and has been good for fatigue. as it is sometimes called the sun stone. The green hues support the forth chakra or heart chakra. So, this stone is useful for both. The stone relates to personal power of choice and fulfillment. Confidence and self-love and worth.
Smokey Quartz: Smokey quartz is a protective and grounding stone. It has potential to clear negative moods and emotions. Smokey quartz is known as a power stone of the earth, it supports the root chakra, otherwise known as the first chakra, for sure footedness upon the earth. It is most commonly found in Scotland, Spain, Australia, and Brazil
(Arrow Head) Obsidian: Obsidian is volcanic glass, it is highly protective against negativity, and psychic attacks. It is a grounding stone and best supports the first chakra which is the root chakra, along with the sixth chakra, otherwise known as the third eye.
Pyrite: Pyrite is an iron sulfide crystal, golden in color and has been known as ‘fool’s gold’. It is a highly protective stone. Besides its shimmering color, it is energizing, and grounding. Pyrite works best with the second chakra, known as the sacral chakra. As well as the third chakra which is the solar plexus. Pyrite can be found across the US, South Africa, Europe and Russia.
Fairy Stones: Fairy stones are a calcite gray stone mainly found on the banks of the rivers in Quebec. It rates a 3 on the MOHS scale of hardness. This stone has fossilized etchings in it. It is a cool smooth stone found in many formations. Fairy stones are good for meditation and calming, just hold it in your hand and you will quickly sense the calming nature of it. These stones are thousands of years old and come from rivers with glacial origins. Its unique formations are even more beautiful, as the stone pattern is different on each side. Many resemble animals, Angels, and other unique resemblances. The fairy stones are grounding stones which support the first chakra, the root chakra, as well as the seventh chakra which is your crown chakra.
Moldavite: Moldavite comes from a meteor, mostly found in Czech Republic. It is a glass made from Aluminum oxide, silicon dioxide and metal properties formed from interplanetary collisions. This stone clearly has a different energy than an earth stone. The intergalactic frequency along with the earth energy packs a powerful punch. It is energizing, and considered a psychic stone, as it stimulates visions and dreams. It is also a stone of manifestation. It is a dark green stone. It aligns with the fourth chakra also known as the heart chakra. Remember even a small stone will bring you unlimited energy and potential.