April Birthstones- Diamond & Clear Quartz
Birthstones are gemstones that harmonize with calendar months or zodiac signs to help balance, enhance and support specific energies.
Diamonds are a stone of intensity, radiance, and sovereignty. Colors: Clear (for birthstones) Usually found in: South Africa, Russia, Botswana Chakras represented: Heart, Third Eye, Crown, and Soul Star (8th) Element: Storm Diamonds are pure carbon with a hardness of 10; the hardest of all substances. Long held in the treasure of kings and queens, diamonds are believed to possess and offer access to divine energies; this is the main reason that diamonds are set in crowns and tiaras. Diamonds resting at these locations on the head offer amplification of the Crown and Third Eye chakras, enhancing vision and intelligence of the wearer. As a stone of intensity, diamonds radiate more energy for their size than almost any other crystal, and for this purpose, crystals are preferred to cut diamonds because the natural shape acts to strengthen and harmonize the energy moving through them. Diamonds vibration can clear and empower ones energy, wherever it is placed. As a stone of spiritual initiation, it aids us in becoming beacons of light and models of fortitude in times of adversity, teaching that our behavior in these situations can reveal our inner beauty and souls knowledge. Diamonds encourage us to seek the light within and shine it outward.
Faceted, machine cut Diamonds. A Diamond affirmation: I call forth clarity of vision, radiance of light, and sovereignty of self.
Colors: Clear (for birthstones) Usually found in: Worldwide Chakras represented: All Element: Storm Quartz crystal exhibits properties of piezoelectricty, by which it can transform mechanical energy into electromagnetic energy, and vice-versa. This makes it useful in radios, watches, computers, and more! Clear Quartz is sometimes called "Rock Crystal" and is the stone most often thought of when thinking of "Quartz", but due to deposits of many minerals and chemicals, Quartz comes in a rainbow of colors. The term "Quartz" derives from the Greek word for 'ice' and some ancient folklore believed that Clear Quartz was water that would never melt. Due to the magnificent ability of this gemstone to amplify energy and vibrate in all color frequencies, it can harmonize with all the chakras. Moreover, it will maintain perfect alignment during the meditation process, and is fantastic when considering your connection to Angelic realms.
The Japanese called Clear Quartz "the perfect jewel" and viewed it as a symbol of infinite space, purity, perseverance and patience. Indigenous cultures in the Americas and in Burma have believed clear Quartz varieties to be living entities and presented them with good as ritual offerings. In South and Central America, skulls were carved from Clear Quartz and used as powerful, religious objects; the dwellings of deceased ancestors. Clear Quartz can be used for almost any metaphysical purpose, including healing, consciousness expansion, chakra opening, communication with guides, past life recall, inter dimensional travel, mood balancing, and sending love and receiving prosperity.
Quartz points with inclusions
Do you prefer the polished, popular, machine-cut Diamonds or rougher, more natural Quartz? xo,