Monthly Archives May 2011

Crystal grids

Crystal grids are purposeful and specialized crystal placements corresponding to a systematic pattern, utilizing several crystals at least. These patterns can be based on simple polygonal shapes or even certain sacred geometry symbols. Sacred geometry is a field of study that is based on the principle that all things in the universe follow a predefined construct corresponding to their atomic or molecular vibration. These shapes and patterns can be observed in art, music, architecture, and even in the nests, shells or bones of living things. For anyone who wants to study the subject more, suffice to say, there is a
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Carnelian, the orange gemstone

Carnelian (also called cornelian) is a form of chalcedony that takes on various shades of orange or red, from brownish-red to orange-pink. It is always an opaque stone, sometimes with slight translucency, and occurs as masses. Being a member of the chalcedony family, carnelian is considered a form of quartz with a hardness of 7, and its orange color is derived from iron oxides. A lot of carnelian you see today has had artificial dye applied to enhance their coloring. It was highly popular in past ancient civilizations and often used in amulets, heirlooms, or jewelry (as engraved or carved
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Preparing crystal or gem elixirs

Elixirs are traditionally water that contains the essence of the energies of the healing substance (the crystals) which is placed within them. Crystal or gem elixirs are easy to make if you have the crystals ready at hand. Gem elixirs are one of the best ways to multiply the healing energies of water manifold, by empowering it with thought using the crystals as the tools. Water (H2O) is the basic building block of life, and has been found by an eminent Japanese scientist, Dr Masaru Emoto, to be one of the easiest elements that can be manipulated through thought and
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DIY Crystal Pendants

As we discussed earlier, wearing crystal jewelry is very useful for bringing the spiritual and physical benefits of crystals into your life, in a practical way. One of the most versatile jewelry is the pendant. A pendant worn correctly, sits on the heart chakra, the central chakra which sits between heaven and earth, and is therefore a great balancer of energies. Besides the heart, the heart chakra also influences the thymus gland. The thymus gland has been called the seat of the soul and mystics believe it plays a large role in syncing and fusing the spiritual with the physical.
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