I make up 20% of the Earth’s crust and I have a bunch of wonderful properties… What am I?
Quartz, of course!
That’s right, the benefits of quartz crystals in crystal healing are almost unmatched.
It’s incredible ability to cleanse negativity from your spirit is just one of the many incredible properties of quartz crystal!
Despite how common it is, it’s such a wonderful crystal to have, you probably won’t believe how beneficial it can be.
Here’s a pic of me rocking my Of Quartz I love Crystals Shirt:
Let’s dive in!
5 Benefits of Quartz in Crystal Healing
1. Quartz Enhances Spiritual Communication
Quartz (clear quartz in particular) is a very special crystal because it’s in such natural abundance.
It’s only natural, then, that the crystal behaves as a link between our souls and the nature we came to being in.
Quartz crystals are an incredible way to reconnect with the world we all belong in… But it’s more than that.
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These natural crystals act as an amplifier towards the connection between the physical and spiritual. Think of it this way… When it comes to spiritual communication, quartz makes the connection jump from 3 to 5 bars. Does that make sense?
They are nature’s gift to us, after all. It makes sense that one of the main benefits of quartz crystal is the enhancement of our spiritual connection!
2. Quartz Promotes Spiritual Growth
Another incredible benefit of quartz is the promotion of spiritual growth.
In particular, quartz is super useful when you’re developing mindfulness.
The reason it’s such a wonderful addition to your mindfulness practice is because of it’s link to nature…
Think about it… Quartz links you to the spiritual world around you, now ask yourself this: What is a spiritual awakening, the ultimate goal of mindfulness?
Now that’s a whole article in and of itself, but think of spiritual awakening as transcending the “self.”
In other words, when you go through a spiritual awakening, you’re growing past the psychologically binding chains of the ego.
In order to benefit your mindfulness practice, I recommend meditating with quartz.
There are loads of different ways you can meditate, but let’s keep it simple.
You’re already going to feel the benefits of quartz just by meditating near it!
3. Quartz Benefits Your Chakras
The human body has 7 major chakras (although there are about 114 in total), and quartz can help with balancing each and every one of them.
Remember, chakras are the energy center of the body.
Your life energy literally depends on their health.
I’m not exaggerating when I say that people with well-balanced chakras live a happier, healthier and longer life!
Wouldn’t it make sense, then, that you should do everything in your power to balance them?
Quartz has the lovely metaphysical property of filtering negativity.
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Here’s an example to portray what Quartz can do to your chakras:
Think of life energy as water flowing through a stream. If left alone, it flows beautifully and naturally, but if disturbed (by say, human activity), it can get dirty and even toxic. Quartz acts like a filter for your life energy, preventing it from getting tainted and poisoned by negative energy.
In other words, one of the most exciting benefits of quartz is the filtration of negativity away from your life energy.
With meditative practice and time, your chakras will begin to open wider and wider; leading you to a life of much higher vibration and peace.
4. Quartz Is the Ultimate Versatile Crystal
I mean it!
Quartz is by far the most versatile crystal when it comes to healing or meditating. Because of its natural abundance in nature, quartz is one of the most versatile crystals out there.
Whatever your meditative aim may be, quartz will help.
Seriously, whether you’re practicing mindfulness meditation or using affirmations, any form of quartz will prove extremely beneficial.
As if that wasn’t enough, quartz is so abundant that it comes in many different shapes and sizes.
For instance, amethyst is a form of quartz that is known to help with healing physical and emotional ailments, whereas rose quartz is known to restore trust, love and balance in relationships! Although each variant has some form of a specialty, each quartz crystal will provide help with general crystal healing and meditation.
It’s as close to a “one size fits all” solution as we can get!
5. Quartz Amplifies Other Crystals
For all you crystal enthusiasts (and soon-to-be crystal enthusiasts!) out there, you need quartz.
As if the benefits of quartz crystals themselves weren’t enough, having quartz around is also extremely beneficial because of it’s innate potential to amplify the effects of nearby crystals.
Remember how earlier we spoke about how Quartz is like a filter for the negative?
Well, it also goes the other way around!
Quartz amplifies the positive just as it filters away the negative.
For instance, if you were to meditate with a crystal like Lapis Lazuli to balance your third eye chakra, having quartz around is a blessing as it amplifies the energy of the Lapis Lazuli.
Quartz really is nature’s gift to us. All we have to do is use it!
Much love and crystal blessings!
P.S. I recommend pairing quartz with affirmations like these for maximum effect!