Clear Quartz crystals are one of the most recognisable of the crystal kingdom and are known as master healers as they stabilise all the chakras and attune to what the individual needs help with healing. They are able to amplify your own energy and thoughts but also amplify the healing properties and energy of other crystals. Because of this, it is a great stone for manifestation. Clear Quartz also encourages spiritual growth and connects you with your life path and spiritual purpose.
It is a stone to balance and bring clarity to your physical, mental, emotional and spiritual planes, aligning you to your truest self and allowing you to achieve your maximum potential with a clear vision. Clear Quartz is a high vibrational stone, raising awareness and decluttering any background noise so you can focus on what really matters. It is a soul cleansing stone, that protects against radiation and absorbs and regulates negativity with its purifying and uplifting energy.
Use Clear Quartz to amplify the power of other stones especially when manifesting. It is also a good stone to use when you need to focus and find clarity situations you have felt unsure of. Place some in your home or workspace where people tend to gather, to purify and uplift the energy.
The term Quartz comes from the Greek word for 'ice'. Clear Quartz has been used as a healing tool since ancient times all around the world. Shamans referred to the crystal as the 'light stone' and used it as an instrument for clairvoyance. Some native Australians and South Americans believed a cosmic serpent, the creator of life, was being led by a quartz. And ancient Greek philosophers believed it was a form of permanent ice.
Quartz is a mineral composed of silicon dioxide and is found in several forms. Quartz is in the trigonal system and exhibits piezoelectricity, which is where electricity is created when applying pressure to the crystal. Because of this the crystal is used in electronic equipment. It is one of the most abundant crystals found on every continent on Earth. It has a hardness of 7 on the Mohs hardness scale.