HOW TO SMUDGE

Smudging’s roots are in Native American cultures and traditions. It is a ritualistic way to cleanse a person, place or an object of negative energies or influences. The theory behind smudging is that the smoke attaches itself to negative energy and as it clears it takes the negative energy with it, then Mother Earth reabsorbs […]

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE PENDULUM

What is a Pendulum?   Simply put, a Pendulum is a weighted object suspended on a cord. There are no specific rules as to which type is best, it is simply a case of what works best for you. Different Types of Pendulums There are many types of pendulums to choose from, including metal, wood, […]

HERKIMER DIAMONDS

Herkimer Diamonds are the most powerful of all Quartz crystals. Being doubly terminated, they have the ability to not only transmit their own energies but to receive spiritual energy and to amplify and focus it intently. They are reported to be harder than all other Quartz, giving them the strength and durability to handle difficult […]

AMETHYST AT THE ZENTIST.

Amethyst is a violet variety of quartz. (SiO2) Source: Brazil, Uruguay, USA, Canada, Namibia, Zambia, Russia, Austria. Amethyst was used as a gemstone by the ancient Egyptians and was largely employed in antiquity for intaglio (recessed engraving ) Jewellery. The Greeks believed amethyst gems could prevent intoxication, (The Greek word “amethystos” is translated as “not […]

MOLDAVITE AT THE ZENTIST

Moldavite was formed about 14.7 million years ago during the impact of a giant meteorite in present-day Nördlinger Ries. Splatters of material that was melted by the impact cooled while they were actually airborne and most fell in Bohemia. Currently, Moldavites have been found in an area that includes southern Bohemia, western Moravia, the Cheb […]

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT CHAKRA STONE?

Chakra is a Sanskrit word meaning wheel or vortex.  There are seven chakras, Root {red}, Sacral (orange}, Solar Plexus (yellow}, Heart (green}, Throat (blue), Third Eye (indigo) Crown Chakra (violet). Each chakra is typically associated with several stones. Here’s a list to help you chose your healing crystal depending on the energy centre you’re focusing […]