Quartz - clear
ELEMENT: earth, air, water, fire
ZODIAC : Virgo,leo, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, CANCER, PISCES, libra, aries, Taurus, Gemini, aquarius
planet : Sun
One of the most abundant minerals on the planet, ordinary to the eye , yet extraordinary in its uses… clear Quartz crystals are master healers, to those who understand their uniqueness.
Quartz is a part of our life, unknown to us, in everyday applications. Quartz has been used across history, valued by the ancients to harness energies, and is said to have powered the entire Legendary continent of Atlantis.
Clear Quartz contains all 7 colours of the rainbow, thus has the ability to heal on all levels. It occurs in a variety of types. It is a large family – and people are often surprised to know that a number of stones fall into the quartz family. One of them being Amethyst and Jasper.
Quartz is valued for its piezoelectric and pyro electric properties, which lets it transform mechanical pressure or heat into electromagnetic energy, and vice versa. It’s has an ability to focus, amplify, store and transform energy and is used throughout the technology world in watches, radios, ultrasound devices, memory chips in computers and other electronic circuitry.
Quartz also occurs in a variety of formations that have their own properties. To read about quartz formations, visit the formations page.
*clears the mind, and helps one focus on the issues at hand.
*can balance all chakras
*helps to detect the health of a chakra
*amplifies energy and intentions, manifesting them into physical form.
*clears the environment
*is the best stone to expand ones consciousness
*protects the aura
Wearing, carrying or meditating with a Clear Quartz crystal opens the mind and heart to higher guidance, allowing the realm of Spirit to be transmitted and translated into the world of physical form.
prosperity, perseverance, inspiration, yin/yang energy, vitality
In addition, the following colours have the specific properties :
Blue Quartz: Beneficial to the Throat and Third Eye Chakras, it is a stone of communication and temperance.
*it sooths, and promotes a calm attitude
*works on the throat chakra to hep one speak their truth
*helps to connect to higher beings and realms to facilitate communication.
*brings clarity to situations
*said to enhance the immune system, and work with thyroid issues
Pink Quartz : Unlike Rose Quartz which forms in large unstructured nodules, Pink Quartz occurs as well formed crystals, forming as points and clusters.
It is a stone of the Heart Chakra, with soft energies, helping one accept life's ups and downs .
*promotes compassion and peace, emotional healing
*a stone of friendship and unconditional love
*encourages one to see the wonder and innocence that life offers, helpful to bring joy back into life and trust
*helps you understand your place in life, and your passions.
Snow Quartz is the feminine counterpart of clear quartz which has male or yang energy. It is also known as Quartzite, and is a opaque white quartz. Often found in gold mines, it is associated with prosperity.
*gentle soothing feminine energy, good for mothers who are breast feeding.
*inspires one to look at the world as a child, with innocence and wonder.
*imparts peaceful energies in time of stress.
*inspires purity of character
*assists in the absorption of calcium
Quartz WITH CHLORITE
heart , various
A STONE OF healing associated wit the heart chakra , chlorite quartz occurs as phantoms or as inclusions reminiscent of moss growth in a forest.
It is associated with cleanliness, balance and health. Green promotes well being and growth, peace and ease of mind. Chlorite Quartz is is known as the quartz of compassion.
Quartz amplifies its energy promoting staying in the present, a strong connection to nature, and going within oneself to heal. it connects you to the power of nature to heal yourself.
*lifts the energy of illness to that of well being.
*offers psychic protection.
*heals the heart chakra when it is closed, helps you accept life is cyclical
*promotes compassion and a humanitarian outlook - encouraging one to care beyond themselves for the earth and the environment.
immunity, well being, humanitarian efforts, heart healing