I wanted to add a page for the Metaphysical Properties of Crystals. These are just the most basic spiritual properties of crystals. I encourage you to do your own personal research. I hope you will find, what is here, informative and enlightening. It will be a work in progress for a very long time. The Magick Cabinet has a wide variety of hand picked crystals for your spiritual needs in the shop.
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Agate: There are so many different types of agate I hesitate to lump them up in one little spot. So I will add them in by their names alphabetically.
Amethyst: A stone of higher learning. Known as the "Change Stone" it holds transmutational energies assisting intense spiritual experiences. When you wear amethyst darkness and gloom disappear. Paired with rose quartz it is a comforting stone in times of hardships.
Ametrine: Contains all the metaphysical properties of Amethyst and Citrine together, as well as it's own. Helps release old habits. Attunes one with higher consciousness in meditation.
Ammonite: The "life Force" stone/fossil. The spiral shape symbolizes continual change and evolution. Ammonites have absorbed cosmic energy over eons of time and help to stimulate the life force-Chi- within.
Andalusite: (Love this stone) This "Seeing Stone" has the ability to help one see the true path one should be on. Will dispel the negative and change it into positive direction.
Apatite: (Another favorite stone) This is a "Muse Stone" - it will help you break through the creative block, enhancing your insight, imagination and creativity. Continued use of Apatite will increase your psychic abilities. Adding the stone to any others will strengthen the others stones properties.
Aragonite: is an Earth Energy stone bringing a very grounding quality. Meditating with this stone can raise the overall vibration of the body. Helps heal past heartache and pain. Aragonite to help relieve stress and nervous problems. A strong stone of healing both emotionally and spiritually. The vibration of these stones gives you a strong sense of support and connection with the earth.
Aventurine: For those seeking adventure or the courage to take that adventure.
Banded Agate: Protective from psychic vampires, restores bodily energy and eases stressful situations.
Wear for courage and successful competitions. Sometimes confused with Onyx.
Bloodstone: The "be present now" stone. Amplifies concentration, strengthens one's self-confidence and allows one to keep calm in stressful situations.
Blue Lace Agate: Brings peace and harmony. It can completely de-stress your body just by holding it. Helpful in sleep charm bags.
Carnelian: Stimulates creativity, strengthens concentration and courage. Adds zest to life and heightens sexual energies. Helps to break outdated and harmful habits. Dissipates tendencies to procrastinate. Is known to offer protection from black magic.
Citrine: Helps you in letting go of your own negative thoughts and patterns. Also known as the "Merchants Stone" it can help bring in money for your business. ~ Citrine is a premier stone of manifestation, imagination, and personal will. A stone of the sun it brings warmth, comfort and energy. Awakens creativity and imagination. The Merchants Stone. Increases wealth and helps you to hang on to it. It can't hold negative energy, rather, it transmutes it to positive. It can be used in spells, healing or meditation to change negative energy into positive. Helps you alleviate negative feels about yourself. Is a bad habit breaker. If you have a bad habit you want to get rid of, wear Citrine to help. It not only attracts wealth, it helps one maintain it. Citrine is believed to enhance the intuition and the connection with the higher self. Citrine never needs clearing or cleansing. It's "self-cleaning". Side note: Natural citrine is very rare and it is a yellow/green color and not the golden yellow your so used to seeing. This is actually Amethyst or Smoky Quartz that have been heat treated to look like citrine. It's not "bad", it just has the properties of that stone and not citrine.
Danburite: A very calming stone, bringing serenity and peace. Highly spiritual and sought after for its metaphysical properties, Danburite is a powerful Heart Chakra stone, relieving emotional pain and increasing acceptance of one’s self and of others. Highly spiritual stone and sought for its metaphysical properties. Danburite can ease stress and bring calm in difficult situations. It can aid in communication with Angels and Spirit Guides. Opens one to the Divine energies. Promotes restful sleep and lucid dreaming. High Vibrational stone good for the heart chakra. Helps relieve stress and anxiety.
Devic Temple Crystal - A Master Crystal that, if properly used, can provide a gateway through which Angelic beings, Divas, Spirit Guides and other beings of light can enter the physical plane. Inside this crystal are multiple rainbow inclusions of trapped air, water and gas that are called foils, veils and fairy frost. This stone looks as if there is a storm brewing inside of it. You can already see the rain starting to fall (a veil). It has a 4 sided soul mate on it's side and very tiny crystals growing around the sand silica on the bottom corner. The top golden brown part is sand silica as well with many triangular faces, doors and windows. Craters have formed on the outside where other crystals grew and fell off during it's long life. There's even a small key hole in one side close to the rainbow inside. The energy in this stone is electric. It's like the feeling you get when a large thunderstorm is approaching. Devic Crystals are very rare crystals. One of the most amazing healing crystals.
Emerald: Emerald, a stone of love and romance, will bring joy, enhance emotions, memory, faith and clairvoyance. It is said to benefit one’s intuition, promoting communication though honesty. Emerald is used to bring love into one’s life, used in magic to enhance psychic abilities, opening clairvoyance allowing stimulation of wisdom gathering from other planes.
Epidot: Epidote can inject a sense of hopeful optimism into one's emotional body, helping to bring the mind into a higher vibration. It increases perception and interaction with spiritual beings, and brings spiritual growth.
Fluorite aka fluorspar: Fluorite is said to absorb and neutralize negative vibrations. It can be used as a meditation stone to help energize the body and raise the power of concentration. It encourages positive thoughts, balances the energies, and improves balance and coordination, both physically and mentally.
Garnet: A stone of love and commitment. Used in love spells and to enhance sexual desire. This stone makes you very attractive to other people by bringing out your best qualities.
Herkimer Diamond: A energy generating stone that will enhance the power of any stone it comes in contact with. Psychic intuition will also be heightened with the use of this stone. It is the most powerful of the quartz crystals.
Kunzite: Calming and favorable in moving emotional blockages, this stone is a powerful healer. Enhances creativity.
Blue Kyanite: It is a high vibration stone and helps raise levels of consciousness to quickly bring stillness and tranquillity. For these reasons it is an excellent stone to use for meditation.
Selenite: Heals negativity and fears. Helps to align your body and has the ability to cleanse an area of negative energies. Is also helpful in clearing stones.
Seraphinite: The stone of the Seraphim Angels. The energy of the stone links the ethereal with the physical. Powerful in opening communication with higher realms.
Tourmaline - Black: Can absorb negative energies from others and yourself. Grounding, Earth Spells, Protective, and it absorbs negativity, Courage & Astal Projection
Labradorite: Granting an inner knowing, enhancing intuition and psychic perception. Provides quick relief from anxiety, depression and hopelessness; replacing them with self-confidence, enthusiasm and inspiration.
Lapis Lazuli: The energy of Lapis Lazuli is very high, and it does not lower its power to greet mere mortals, but rather, one must raise one’s power to match it’s. One must raise the mental, emotional, and spiritual energies to connect with the Lapis Lazuli.
Larimar: The dolphin stone. Represents peace, clarity, healing, and love. It can bring one into a calm, relaxed state of mind. relieving fear, hurt, trauma, depression and pain; and assisting with one’s patience, acceptance, and simplicity.
Moldavite: The stone to cure the world. The first Moldavites were found in 1787 in Czechoslovakia, by the Moldau River. Very high vibrations. They are among the most powerful gemstones for spiritual development.
Moonstone: A stone of higher spiritual learning. Moonstone can bring love into one’s life, attract wealth, or help communicate with ones guides.
Moss Agate: Wear to attract new friendships. Use in spells for money, long life and happiness.
Obsidian: A very powerful protection stone. It can also assist one with clearing negative energies, cleaning the subconscious of any blockages one may have.
Pietersite: It has also been called the "Tempest Stone". Giver of the "Keys to the Kingdom of Heaven", this stone quells negativity, calms the storm within and dispels chaos. Help's you follow your "true path".
Prehnite: Prehnite is useful in psychic work, working within the astral realms as well as exploring one’s past lives. Breaking down barriers in all lives, past and present, allowing easy interpretation of the information that is presented.
I could do a whole page just on Quartz alone, and maybe someday I will. For now here's just the basics on Quartz.
Clear Quartz: The "All-in-one" metaphysical stone. One of the most popular and powerful stones in energy work. Used to cleanse, open, activate, and align all of the chakras. Clear Quartz can be programmed with intentions to emit helpful energies.
Companion Quartz - quartz crystals growing on the side of a larger crystal reminds you that you're not alone.
Chlorite Quartz: Chlorite Quartz is used for cleansing the aura, chakras, and energy meridians.Chlorite Quartz helps you emotionally and mentally accept your physical self as part of the spiritual flow of the whole. An extremely positive mineral that can help you visualize and create a more positive future, financially, emotionally, physically. Excellent meditation stone with gentle energies. Crystal Quartz with Chlorite is highly useful in healing, in meditation, and for spiritual growth and enlightenment. Quartz raises consciousness towards enlightenment and purifies on all levels. It can realign the energy into the ideal, acting as a bridge between spiritual and physical reality. A “stone of the mind”, Quartz can be used to imprint any energy or information, and help to focus the mind, aid in concentration, recall memories and enhance mental abilities. Use a Quartz Cluster with Chlorite Phantoms to foster peace, release tension, provide balance, harmony and to break up negative energy in the environment.
Crater quartz are powerful in helping you overcome loss, grief and separation. It's called a crater when you can see where other crystals have grown and over the lifetime fallen off leaving a crater.
Double Terminated Quartz: This stone can absorb, amplify and emit energy from both ends at the same time, making them a perfect stone for cleansing and balancing. Can be used to amplify energy and your intentions. Use during meditation for increasing telepathic abilities, enhancing psychic abilities, visualization or lucid dreaming.
Hematite Quartz: maintains emotional balance during times of stress, and clear thinking. Quartz is perfect for healing and balancing. Cleanses and purifies the aura, chakras and other energy centers. Bringing positive vibrations. This crystal can stimulate inspiration and further your creative goals.
Lemurian Quartz: Known for their innate metaphysical properties. They will assist all who are open to changing their energy, transforming first within, radiating out light, compassion, love, wisdom and grace. Record keepers of long-lost esoteric secrets of the Akashic records. Accessing the knowledge within those records takes a real connection with your Lemurian Quartz. Lemurian Quartz facilitates access to the Akashic Records. They can be used in meditation to transmit healing energy to large groups. Lemurian seed crystals are associated with the Protectors of the Earth. They give you a sense of oneness, of unity, of every individual part being equal and no better than any other part and the necessity for love in order to evolve.
Rose Quartz: The "love" stone. Bringing vibrations of self love and forgiveness. A stone used in many love charm bags to bring a new love into your life. Rose Quartz can also support you in learning how to love yourself and how to receive love from someone else. One of the most popular healing crystals. There's a photo below.
Smoky Quartz: One of the most powerful psychic protection stones. Also very grounding for when you are meditating. Promotes positive thoughts. Aids concentration and assists in communication difficulties. Protects you from other's negativity. Opens the path for perception and learning. Promotes creativity in business. Promotes positive thoughts and personal pride and joy in living.
Time Link or Portal Quartz: - the tiny, 6th face on a quartz that is a perfect triangle makes it a portal quartz. These can take you anywhere in your time you want to go.
Warrior or Empathic Quartz: - meaning it has sustained some damage through it's long life. They heal the hearts of those who have closed them while also protecting the open-hearted from too much pain.
Rhodonite: (pink and black stone) A wonderful stone for promoting self-confidence. Expressing confidence and loving emotions on a physical plane daily with those in one’s life.
Rhodochrosite: (pink and white stone) The Power of Love stone. Radiating with compassion, selfless love and awareness. Will assist one in relaxing and de-stressing.
Ruby: A powerful stone to shield against negative energy and psychic attack. As long as one carries a piece of Ruby wealth will never depart.
Ruby in Zoisite: An energetic combination of stones which helps to reach and maintain deep meditative states, stimulating the mind and powerfully amplifying both mental and psychic talents.
Ruby in Kyanite: Helps turn dreams into reality. A nurturing stone with healing and positive effects on the emotions.
Ruby in Quartz Matrix: A powerful heart healer. Helps to overcome heartbreak and balance your emotions.
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