For thousands of years, humans have turned to geodes and crystals for physical and emotional healing and rehabilitated the body's aura. They are Mother Earth's gift to humankind and transfer the extraordinary power of the sun, moon, seas, soil, and…
Luckily for human beings, one of the most prolific minerals on Earth is Quartz. This crystal is extremely versatile, and, unlike most crystals, it is able to be programmed and will magnify the intentions we place into it. If you are just starting out with crystals, make one of your first purchases Quartz. Here’s why:
Where Can You Find Quartz?
As mentioned above, Quartz is very common and can be found in various places throughout the world. However, the countries with the most abundant supply of Quartz include Brazil, Madagascar, India, and the United States of America. In fact, the biggest mining area in the USA is in Arkansas, Little Rock also in Peru you can find Quartz with Pyrite. You can find Quartz in all Gold mines and mixed into Granite, and hiking up the mountains of California, Utah, Nevada, and Arizona just to name a few. Quartz is plentiful so it’s not just about Quartz but the forms they come in too to create great energy.
Varieties of Quartz
Quartz comes in many different varieties, allowing you to choose the one that best fits your needs:
A translucent and geode variety of Quartz, Agate is known for its ability to cleanse and stabilize the aura. This stone will help you to eliminate negativity in your life, calm you, and best of all is the balancer of the mind-body, and spirit.
Appearing as inclusion within Quartz is Ajoite Quartz, a rare and beautiful stone that emanates the loving energy of the Goddess and Mother Gaia and aids in communicating love.
Well-known and beloved, the beautiful purple Amethyst is a variety of Quartz that relieves stress, aids in meditation and the healing of mind, body, and soul, heightens spiritual awareness, fosters positive transformation, inner peace, and communication with spirit.
This type of Quartz is a mixture of Amethyst and Citrine, which are both their own variety of Quartz crystals. Ametrine unites masculine and feminine energy and is the balance of Amethyst and Citrine properties. It offers connection and serenity, relieves tension, and enhances confidence and creativity, and ultra focus.
The beautiful green Aventurine is the perfect Quartz crystal for wealth, prosperity, and heart healing. It is known for evoking power, confidence, inner strength, and growth; and for relieving or preventing physical ailments such as allergies, heart conditions, headaches (including migraines), and skin issues.
A blue macrocrystalline quartz, this is a soothing stone that cleanses the aura and improves communication skills, organizational abilities, and discipline. Blue Quartz is also known to bolster the immune system, eyes, heart, lungs, and throat great for Covid-19.
Carnelian presents as a clear to translucent red-brown and is known as a stabilizing crystal that encourages positive life choices and increases motivation and helps clear emotions.
Cat’s Eye Quartz
If you want to ward off evil, wear Cat’s Eye Quartz as a talisman. This gray to black colored stone aids in recovery from traumatic experiences enhances vision, relieves disorders of the eye, and is said to even heal cancer.
Promote goodwill and harmony, increase stamina, stimulus the crown chakra, alleviate dementia and senility, and rehabilitate bones, eyes, the spleen, and the blood and circulatory system with Chalcedony.
This yellow to brown-colored Quartz is known as the Merchant’s Stone because of its association with prosperity and success. It also works with the Solar Plexus, improves digestion, lets you “shine ur light”, diminishes fatigue, and supports the thyroid.
Known as a master healer, Clear Quartz balances the body, amplifies energy, ignites your aetherial crown chakra, and enhances spiritual concentration and memory.
Considered the most powerful variety of Quartz, Herkimer Diamonds are amplifiers of spiritual energy and conduits of the Universal Life Force. These crystals are amazing for healing, meditation, and dream and vision work.
The presence of Hematite in Agate-Jasper creates the beautiful red variety turning it to many different styles of Jasper pending on locations and other mineral deposits and turn to either a bloodstone or rainbow Jasper to name a couple. This crystal contains a slow, consistent frequency and is aligned with the electromagnetic forces of Earth. It is also known for its nurturing effect, creativity, stability, comfort, and security.
Lemurian Quartz Crystal
The master healing stone Lemurian Quartz Crystal is believed to relay messages from the lost continent of Lemuria. The Lemurians are remembered for their strong spirituality and telepathic abilities. And now is awaking again with the Aquarius age we are waking into now.
Relieve stress with the calming energy of Lithium Quartz. This variety of crystal is only found in one part of Brazil and will easily move energy from your hands to your Heart Chakra, to your Third Eye Chakra, and finally to your Crown Chakra.
This white or cloudy colored Quartz is also known as Girasol, White Wisdom Quartz, or Majestic Quartz, which releases ancient Angelic wisdom to the human population. They offer confidence, compassion, empathy, growth, and joy.
Mtorolite, or Chrome Chalcedony, is a rich green variety of Quartz that offers its users calmness, emotional balance and support, understanding, and purpose.
This grounding stone will help you feel secure, calm, and strong. It aligns with the Root Chakra and comes in black and white varieties.
This green variety of macrocrystalline Quartz is perfect for attracting abundance, healing, love, and prosperity. Through the vibration of Divine Truth, facilitates joy and happiness, and alleviates anxiety and depression.
Prasiolite (Green Amethyst)
Yellow to green in color, Prasiolite is a variety of Amethyst (and subsequently, a variety of Amethyst, Quartz). This stone aids in many ways, such as creating a significant connection to a higher self and will open your heart up to love and compassion.
Love of all kinds is what Rose Quartz is all about—including self-love and love between people. This stone will aid in restoring trust and harmony in relationships, foster unconditional love, open the heart, and promote feelings of friendship, healing of your heart and of the connection with the Devine and peace.
This variety of Quartz contains threads or inclusions of rutile usually is an Ore like copper, titanium, gold inside of it, which, with Quartz, creates intense energy. Rutilated Quartz is perfect for healing, amplifying, and inspiration. The inclusions usually appear golden, but may also appear as silver, copper, green, red, or black. And those that connect to the energy, it’s said that only healers will be attracted to Rutile Quartz.
This brown or gray Quartz assists the digestive system, detoxifies, reduces depression and negative thoughts, relieves pain, brings in money and protection and offers stress relief.
This unique variety of scepter Quartz is a candle-shaped crystal, pink in color, with a faceted termination point that features hundreds of smaller crystals attaching to an Amethyst point call it a scepter. It is very unique and is only found in the Magaliesberg Mountain region of South Africa and you can see it in cluster formation or singly.
Additionally, you should familiarize yourself with the various configurations that Quartz crystals come in, as they all offer specific healing powers that you can take advantage of. To gain the most value from your Quartz crystal, it is important to consider the variety and the formation because the way in which it was configured will have a strong influence on its properties and the benefits it will offer you.
The following is an abridged list of Quartz Configurations that naturally occur:
This Quartz formation has a rectangular shaped window that may appear as a triangle. It is often very small and may appear between two of the faces. If you look at the main face of the stone, the rectangle or triangle will either be inclined to the left or the right. A stone with a left incline is helpful for stimulating the left side of the brain, logic, objectivity, and analytical thinking. It is also useful for removing energy blockages from the right side of the body. Likewise, a stone with a right incline can be used for removing energy blockages from the left side of the body. They are also great for boosting creativity and articulation of emotions.
Large crystals covered with smaller crystals are known as Barnacle Crystals. These stones are useful for fostering feelings of community, family and service. Those who work in service to others, such as doctors, nurses, teachers or healers, will especially benefit from Barnacle Crystals.
Occurring in a hexagonal form, Beta Quartz are valuable tools for interpreting dreams and visions, channeling information from the Divine, and answering questions.
As their name suggests, Bridge formations of Quartz are helpful for creating a bridge from this world to the spiritual realm.
This formation of Quartz gets its name due to its resemblance to the way wax drips from a candle. Candle Quartz is known for abundance, prosperity, and intuition.
As you may have guessed, Cathedral Quartz resembles a cathedral, with one large central point and many other smaller points around the outside. This formation of Quartz is useful for bringing people together and for making connections to the Divine, as well as healing.
One of the most popular configurations is Quartz Clusters. Each of the points in a cluster will resonate with each other and release a healing vibration. These formations are excellent tools for boosting personal energy and harmony. And putting it in the middle of a room to remove stagnant energy.
Quartz crystal balls offer immense amplification abilities It is a teacher and is an excellent tool for scrying and healing.
Double Terminated Quartz crystals are formations that hold many beneficial properties, such as healing, energizing the Chakra system, moving stagnant energy, and fostering patience it also lets you use it as a tool from the Devine directly to the other person eliminating you from the healing process.
Extra Termination crystals are Quartz crystals that have a single point on one end and multiple points, or terminations, on the other end. These are often self-healed stones that have grown terminations in the area where the crystal healed. This Quartz configuration is a powerful healing tool, as they bring energy in through a single point and then cast it out to the body through the end with multiple points. This formation of Quartz is also helpful if you desire to connect to higher realms.
Generator Quartz formations are often found in Clear Quartz, however, you may also find this configuration made up of Citrine, Golden Rutilated Quartz, and Smokey Quartz. This is one of the most powerful Quartz configurations with their six equal, symmetrical faces, that all meet perfectly at the point. The facets all have a configuration or 7/3/7/3/7/3 the larger facets must have 7 panes and combining the 3 panes with a smaller 3 facet pane.
Grounding Quartz features a large eight-sided face and will allow you to create a deep connection with Mother Gaia and to spirit. Grounding crystals are excellent for meditation, getting in touch with your true self, and healing challenging health issues.
Manifestation Quartz formations are crystals that have other smaller crystals growing on the inside. This configuration is useful for manifesting whatever you desire, hence the name.
Quartz wands are naturally occurring long, slim crystals that may be double-terminated or have one termination point. Double-terminated wands receive and transmit energy from both ends, making them excellent healing tools. This formation of Quartz has a strong vibration, adding to its healing powers. Wands can and are being g used for crystal healings and energetic surgeries.
10 Ways to Use Quartz in Your Home
The many amazing varieties and configurations of Quartz can be used in all aspects of your life; however, if you are just getting started, try using it in your home in a variety of ways:
1. Quartz has Feng Shui properties.
Clear Quartz is essential to the practice of Feng Shui because of its ability to hold and transmute light, cleanse energy, and cure any Bagua area that needs clearing.
Using Quartz to Create Feng Shui
If you would like to use Quartz to create Feng Shui in your home, try the following:
● Place a Clear Quartz cluster in your living room to create more harmony in your family.
● Put Clear Crystal points in your Creativity Bagua area, or anywhere that could use healing or the redirection of energy.
● Keep smooth, clear tumbled Quartz on your alter to bring light and freshness.
● Use a round faceted Clear Quartz to cure many Feng Shui issues, such as door alignment or stagnant energy.
● Carry several Clear Quartz crystals with you in your pocket, purse, car or really anywhere in your home. ( making sure you stay positive since it’s a magnifying your energy)
2. Quartz will amplify love and romance.
Keep Rose Quartz in your bedroom to amplify love and romance. I recommend placing two pieces of Rose Quartz on the right side of your bedroom to enhance the romantic energy, manifest unconditional love, forgiveness and understanding, and to attract a partner.
3. Quartz will lift your mood.
Smoky Quartz or Clear Quartz are amazing for lifting your mood. Smoky Quartz will absorb negative energy and thought patterns, while Clear Quartz will elevate and heal your mind, you are shifting to positive feelings, and making you feel better overall. Clear Quartz is about connecting you to the Devine.
4. Quartz will improve your thinking.
Improve focus and concentration with Blue, Clear, Smoky, and Green Quartz. I recommend displaying a Clear Quartz point in your home office to enhance your thinking skills and connection to the knowing.
5. Quartz will cleanse your home.
Clear the air inside your home with Quartz. Living spaces may hold energy and vibrations from those who have lived in the space before you and can have a negative impact on your mood and/or cause you to feel bad energy. Make sure you also sage your hone periodically.
6. Quartz will enhance the energy of other crystals.
As stated above, Quartz, and more specifically Clear Quartz, can be programmed for any intention you may have. Additionally, it will enhance the energy of any other crystals you have in your space, channel healing energy, and improve mental clarity.
7. Quartz will protect your home.
Create a home protection grid by burying four pieces of Tourmaline Quartz, also known as Black Tourmaline, at the four corners of your property. Or, if you live in an apartment, place a piece in each of the main corners of your home, as well as by the front door.
8. Quartz will relax you.
Amethyst is the perfect variety of Quartz to keep in your living room, bathroom, bedroom, or any other space in your home where you like to relax. This crystal will create a relaxing and rejuvenating atmosphere, while banishing negativity and creating positive, protecting energy.
9. Quartz will intensify energy.
Bury Clear Quartz in your garden to increase the energy in your soil and help your plants grow. You may also consider programming your garden with an intention by meditating with the Quartz and focusing on what you want for your plants.
10. Quartz will heal you.
Considered a master healer, Quartz is valuable to those who suffer from almost any ailment. This stone will…
● Cleanse your organs.
● Harmonize the Chakras.
● Balance you on the emotional, mental, physical and spiritual planes.
● Boost the immune system.
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About Michal Mael:
Michal’s worldly background made her the perfect ambassador for nature’s gems. She was born in Israel to parents of Iraqi, Yemenite, and European origins moved to America at a young age and grew up in Lexington, Massachusetts. As a pre-teenager, she mastered sales in her mom’s retail store, and by the age of 19, Michal opened “Jewels of the Nile,” a traveling business selling beads, statues, antiques, and crystals.
Through decades of traveling the world to handpick and sell gems, Michal became a leading expert on rocks and minerals. Transforming any environment with Nature’s Art Decor™ is her specialty. Michal believes that each crystal has a specific purpose and place in life, business, and the home. Tranquility and abundance can be achieved through the right placement of Nature’s Art.
From international businessmen and women to Beverly Hills celebrities, and everyone in between, Michal uses her expertise to place the exact crystals needed, giving clients the alignment they desire in both home and work environments. She has developed her own technique and system of Energy Positioning Placement™ and teaches audiences about stones and energy all over the world.