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The following Directory of Crystals has been created especially for my online members. It is designed as a quick guide to the essential crystals, those that we are most likely to use and come across. More details on these crystals, and details of those not included here, can be found in my Crystal Bibles 1, 2 and 3, 101 Power Crystals and many of my other books.

Included in the description of each crystal, are suitable methods of cleaning or purifying your crystals, and also how to recharge them. You can find details of each method on the Purifying Your Crystal page.

You can filter crystals alphabetically by simply selecting the letter.

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Actinolite

Black, Actinolite Quartz, Witches Finger

Actinolite is an effective aid to visualisation and imagery, expanding and enhancing spontaneous creativity. It is useful if you encounter blockages or resistance on your spiritual path, as it dissolves that which is unwanted or inappropriate. It expands the biomagnetic sheath and seals its edges making it effective for psychic shielding Spiritually it connects to higher awareness, bringing body, mind, psyche and spirit into balance. Psychologically, it offers a new orientation and enhances self-esteem. Actinolite brings all physical functions into harmony and stimulates growth, assisting the body to adjust to changes or recover from traumas

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Adamite

Adamite is a strongly creative stone, and attracts more joy into your life. It enhances metaphysical gifts and communication with those in other dimensions. It creates emotional equilibrium by helping you to find a calm centre around which emotions can rage without affecting your inner serenity, providing clarity and inner strength, as it brings heart and mind together by linking the solar plexus, heart and throat chakra with the universal mind. It assists in clearly communicating your needs, allowing more room for expressing feelings and showing how you need to change an emotional interaction. Psychologically Adamite assists focus and choosing, aiding accessing your inner knowledge to find the answers, which might not be what you were expecting. The stone can bring surprising and innovative solutions that will work if you trust the process, as it activates entrepreneurial skills and brings the confidence to move forward into an unknown future. Adamite can be programmed to attract a new job or prosperity.

Caution: This stone/crystal contains toxic material and is best used tumbled. Wash hands after use and make essence by the indirect method only.

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Aegirine

Aegirine empowers the quest for your authentic Self and teaches how to be true to that Self. It focuses energy for personal or environmental healing and is a powerful energy generator and protective stone, helpful in psychic attack. It dissolves thought forms and repairs the biomagnetic sheath after attachments or negative energy removal. Aegirine assists in facing your karma confidently and with integrity and also facilitates general integrity, enhances self-esteem and imparts the ability to do what is needed from the heart. This stone heals relationship problems and transmutes grief after separation, removes energy blockages from the emotional body and enhances positive vibrations. Mentally, Aegirine turns negative thoughts positive, helping to see the bigger picture and encouraging following your truth without conforming to group pressure or the ideas or ideals of others. It shows how to focus goals wisely, setting intent without emotional investment in the outcome. Physically boosting the body’s self-healing systems, Aegirine enhances the healing power of other crystals.

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Afghanite

Afghanite is a high vibration stone that enhances multi-dimensional journeying and facilitates Soul retrieval, including reading the Akashic Record. It facilitates bringing back guidance from the highest sources. It opens and aligns the brow, soma, alta major, crown, stellar gateway and soul star chakras so that the soul is fully aware in whatever dimension it is operating. It is a stone of profound peace, promoting empathy and group harmony and intuitive understanding of another view and encourages communication of your deepest thoughts. and feelings. The crystal oversoul of this stone wishes to dissolve the war-gene encoded within the human DNA system and it is particularly effective combined with Trigonic Quartz as an essence for dissemination in the waters of the planet. Gridded, it brings about peace and reconciliation in areas of ethnic conflict or ancient territorial disputes. Afghanite assists in resolving conflicts within your own psyche and teaches that external peace cannot be achieved until inner peace is firmly anchored at the core of your being. Once this is in place, Afghanite assists in radiating peace out to the world.

Caution: This stone/crystal contains toxic material and is best used tumbled. Wash hands after use and make essence by the indirect method only.

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Agate

Agates work slowly and gently but bring great strength. They are excellent for grounding, working on the emotional, physical and intellectual levels and aid in centering and stabilizing physical energy. Agate has the power to harmonize yin and yang and is useful for any kind of emotional trauma, creating a sense of safety and security by dissolving internal tension. This stone helps to do only what is necessary and to say no when appropriate. Agate gently facilitates acceptance of one’s self, building self-confidence and overcomes negativity and bitterness of the heart. It heals inner anger, fostering love and the courage to start again.  Aiding self-analysis and seeing beneath the surface, it brings to your attention any dis-ease that is interfering with your well-being.

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Ajo Blue Calcite

Ajo Blue Calcite has an exceptionally high vibration and is found near a source of Ajoite, therefore carrying the same unconditional love and connection to the angelic realms. Dissolving old hurts and sorrow from any lifetime or dimension, it releases emotional blockage and traumas. Helpful for anyone who feels trapped on the earth-plane, it provides comfort and deep spiritual support. Ajo Blue Calcite rebalances the entire energy field, bringing the subtle bodies into alignment so that multi-dimensional inter-cellular healing occurs.

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Ajoite

Ajoite is an exceptionally high vibration yet gentle crystal that dissipates stress, calms emotions and brings a feeling of serenity. It brings about a profound spiritual revelation and draws out negative energy and karmic wounds.

Ajoite assists in resolving conflict and harmonises the etheric blueprint with the physical body. It is a stone of infinite compassion and encourages you to find your inner core of peace and universal love, to find forgiveness, compassion and serenity. The perfect stone for timid souls who want to reach multi-dimensional consciousness, with Ajoite you become an awakened being.

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Amazonite

Amazonite is both extremely soothing and powerfully protective. Placed between you and the source of any pollution or taped to a mobile phone, it blocks geopathic stress, absorbs microwaves and mobile phone emanations, and protects against electromagnetic pollution. Its filtering action works at a mental level on information passing through the brain and combines it with the intuition.  It soothes emotional trauma, alleviating worry and fear, calms the brain and nervous system and aligns the physical body with the etheric, maintaining optimum health.  It balances the masculine and feminine energies and many aspects of the personality. It helps you to see both sides of a problem or different points of view and dispels negative energy and aggravation. This stone aids in manifesting universal love and a crystal essence of Amazonite is extremely beneficial to all levels of consciousness.

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Amber

Amber is not a crystal; it is the fossilised resin of ancient trees, but has always been prized for its protective qualities. With strong connections to the Earth, it grounds higher energies. A powerful healer and cleanser, Amber draws dis-ease from the body, aids tissue revitalization, cleanses the environment and the chakras, absorbs negative energies and transmutes them into positive forces that help the body to heal. Powerfully protective, it links the everyday self to the higher spiritual reality.

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Amethyst

Amethyst is extremely powerful and protective with a high spiritual vibration and strong healing and cleansing powers.  It blocks negative environment energies and guards against ill-wishing or psychic attack, transmuting the energy into love. It is a natural tranquillizer, helping to still the mind, balancing out highs and lows, aiding emotional centering, dispelling negative emotions and supports coming to terms with loss. It can bring focus and control to a scattered mind, but can also stimulate the mind, enhancing memory, improving motivation, and improving goal setting. Amethyst opens the intuition and enhances psychic gifts and higher states of consciousness and spiritual awareness and is useful for scrying, insomnia and meditation. It aids decision-making and the assimilation of new ideas, bringing in common sense and spiritual insights. Traditionally, it was worn to ward off drunkenness and has a sobering effect on over-indulgence and physical passions, supporting sobriety and overcomes addictions and blocks of all kinds.  Used at a higher level, Amethyst opens to another reality. It reminds you of your deep well of inner peace and is helpful for people transitioning.  Amethyst can stabilize psychiatric conditions but should not be used in paranoia or schizophrenia.

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Amethyst: Red and Canadian Red Capped

Red Amethyst is powerfully energetic, capturing high frequencies and grounding them in the physical body via the alta major and earth star chakras. Highly protective with its Hematite cap it provides grounding for the soul, anchors the lightbody and assists during meditation and out of body experiences. Red Amethyst amplifies all metaphysical activity, enhancing telepathy and communication with guardian beings. If high vibration crystal or ascension work is physically challenging, Red Amethyst adjusts your physical body to accept expanded awareness. Keeping your feet firmly on the ground, it guards against spiritual egoism or delusions. It carries ancient wisdom and unites sky and earth.

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Ametrine

Ametrine is a powerful combination of Amethyst and Citrine making it a dual stone that draws people together and enhances compatibility. It enables you to accept with love other people’s flaws and fallibilities and to transmute your own distressing feelings and overcomes prejudice. It acts quickly and effectively and is an extremely energetic stone, stimulating creativity and supporting taking control of your own life. It is a powerful stone for energy purification and harmonisation, releasing and transforming blockages, distressing feelings and expectations, bringing insight into underlying causes of emotional distress. It brings optimism and a well-being that is not disturbed by stressful external influences

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Ammolite

Ammolite began life as the shell of a squid-like creature that became an ammonite fossil and was compressed and mineralised over millions of years to create iridescent flashes of colour. It represents coming full circle and knowing the place for the first time and has the soul’s path encoded within it. Meditating with its spiral takes you to a place of profound peace and tranquillity to recognise and release troubles, ingrained toxic thoughts and emotions holding you back from gaining true prosperity. It activates metaphysical powers and inter-dimensional exploration and is a powerful karmic cleanser, releasing mental obsessions and past life imperatives, bringing mental clarity and insight, and connects to your soul plan.

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Anandalite

(Aurora Quartz)

AnandaliteTM (Aurora Quartz) is an exceedingly high vibration master healer crystal whose natural iridescent rainbows harmonize the lightbody into the Earth vibration, preparing the central nervous system for a vibrational shift. It activates all chakras up to the highest level and opens the alta major within the skull. It expands consciousness and introduces a quantum uplift. Aurora then purifies and aligns the whole chakra system to higher frequencies. It strips you to the bare bones of your soul and patiently rebuilds your energy patterns to accommodate a massive energy and consciousness shift into enlightenment on Earth.

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Ancestralite

Ancestralite, as its name suggests, is an ancestral healing stone. It clears the ancestral line of trauma, dramas, ingrained emotions and imperatives that have passed down the family line for generations. At the same time, it preserves the soul learning so that it can be incorporated into present and future actions. Ancestralite assists lineage breakers to cut the past, so that toxic karmas and attitudes do not carry forward into future generations. It literally says: ‘the buck stops here. It’s up to you so get on with it. Now!’  This stone sinks down through the layers of the past to reach the core going right down to the collective level.

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Andean Blue Opal

Andean Blue is a Peruvian form of Opal that is a karmic healer, cauterising emotional wounds from any lifetime and supporting inner serenity during stress and promotes right action for the highest good. It stimulates communication from the heart as it smoothes the biomagnetic field, enhancing connection with others and is a useful tool for environmental healing and for people who transmute the changing vibration through their physical or subtle bodies. Andean Blue Opal is a useful journeying stone that enhances receptivity, divination and metaphysical gifts and induces a mild hypnotic trance. It is helpful for cellular memory, water retention, muscular swelling and supports the heart, lungs and thymus.

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Angelite

Angelite is a powerful stone for healers, deepening atunement and heightening perception.  It provides protection for the environment or the body, especially when taken as a crystal essence and is one of the ‘stones of awareness’ for the new age, representing peace and brotherhood. As its name suggests, it facilitates conscious contact with the angelic realm.  It enhances telepathic communication and enables out of body journeys whilst still being in contact with everyday reality. Angelite helps you to speak your truth, and to be more compassionate and accepting – especially of anything that can’t be changed. Angelite has been used to enhance astrological understanding, to bring deeper understanding of mathematics whilst it helps to connect to universal knowledge and raises awareness. Alleviating psychological pain and counteracting cruelty, it transmutes physical pain and disorder into wholeness and healing, opening the way for spiritual inspiration.  This stone creates a deep feeling of peace and tranquillity and is filled with compassion.  Angelite facilitates the rebirthing process, stimulates healing and opens psychic channelling.

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Apache Tear

Apache Tear is so named because it is believed to shed tears in times of sorrow.  It comforts grief, provides insight into the source of distress and relieves long-held grievances.  This stone stimulates analytical capabilities and promotes forgiveness.  An Apache Tear will remove self-limitations and increase spontaneity. It is a much gentler form of Black Obsidian, still bringing up negativity but doing so slowly so that it can be transmuted.  It is excellent for absorbing negative energy and for protecting the aura and earths and cleanses the earth chakra.

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Apatite

Apatite expands knowledge and truth and eases sorrow, apathy and anger. It increases motivation, stimulates creativity and clears confusion, helping to access information to be used personally and for the collective good.  It induces openness and social ease, encouraging extroversion, dissolving aloofness and alienation. Apatite draws off negativity about oneself and others, is helpful for hyperactive and autistic children, reduces irritability and overcomes emotional exhaustion. It clears frustration and endorses passion without guilt.

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Apophyllite

Apophyllite is a powerful vibrational transmitter that enhances the energies in a room and creates a conscious connection between the physical and the spiritual realms. It is regarded as the Reiki stone and has a high water content which makes it a very efficient conductor of energy and a carrier of the Akashic Record, easing journeys into past lives.  This spiritual stone is excellent stone for scrying, enhances clear sight, stimulating the intuition and enabling the future to be accessed. Apophyllite is a stone of truth, abandoning pretence and breaking down reserve.  It promotes introspection and the correction of imbalances or flaws that are perceived.  It brings recognition of one’s true self and allows that to be shown to the world.  Apophyllite releases suppressed emotions, overcomes anxiety, worries and fears and calms apprehension, allowing uncertainty to be tolerated. It calms and grounds the spirit, having strong links to the spiritual realm, whilst at the same time allowing you to feel comfortable within your body.  It facilitates journeys out of the body and spiritual vision, during which it keeps a strong connection with the physical body, allowing information to be transmitted from the spiritual realm into the physical.

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Aqua Aura and Laboratory made specialist Quartzes

Although artificially made, Aqua Aura has an intense energy reflecting the alchemical process that bonds gold onto pure Quartz. It frees you from limitations and creates space for something new. Activating the chakras, especially at the throat, it encourages communication from the heart and strengthens your intuitive abilities. It heals, cleanses and calms the aura, releasing stress and healing ‘holes’ and safeguards against psychic or psychological attack. Aqua Aura releases negativity from the subtle energetic bodies and from the connections the spiritual body makes to universal energies. The expression of soul energy is then activated, fulfilling your highest potential.

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Aquamarine

Aquamarine is a calming stone that reduces stress, quietens the mind, removing extraneous thought, and brings courage.  It filters information reaching the brain and clarifies perception, sharpens the intellect and clears up confusion.  It harmonizes its surroundings and protects against pollutants. Having an affinity with sensitive people, it supports anyone overwhelmed by responsibility and encourages taking responsibility for yourself. This stone brings understanding of underlying emotional states, soothes fears, increases sensitivity, breaks old, self-defeating programs and creates a personality that is upright, persistent and dynamic. It overcomes judgement, invokes tolerance and clears blocked communication, aiding self-expression.

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Aragonite

Aragonite has a strong earth connection, stablizing the base and earth chakras, deepening your connection with the earth, and is a reliable earth-healer and grounding stone.  Attuned to the Earth Goddess, it encourages conservation and recycling.  It teaches patience and acceptance and gently takes you back into childhood or beyond to explore the past. Good for people who push themselves too hard, it facilitates delegating and combats over-sensitivity .Its practical energy encourages discipline and reliability, and develops a pragmatic approach to life. This stone aids concentration, brings flexibility and tolerance to the mind and gives insight into the causes of problems and situations. Aragonite combats anger and its ability to center and ground physical energies, makes it helpful in times of stress and provides strength and support.  It is a stone that makes you feel comfortable and well within your own body.  It combats dis-ease, especially the nervous twitching and spasms that come out of inner unrest.  Spiritually, Aragonite stabilises spiritual development that is out of control.  Calming and centering, it restoring balance and prepares for meditation by raising vibrations to a high spiritual level and bringing energy into the physical body.

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Astrophyllite

Astrophyllite activates ‘dreaming true’ to see your soul path, promotes out of body experiences and acts as guide and protector in other realms. It highlights your unlimited potential, heightens perception and makes you sensitive to unspoken needs. It helps you attain an objective view of yourself, eliminating without guilt anything that is outworn, reminding that as one door closes another open. Promoting intimacy and increasing sensitivity of touch, it is helpful for massage or acupressure.

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Atlantasite

(Tasmanite)

Atlantasite is a combination of green Serpentine and purple Stichtite. Connected to Atlantis, it helps access past lives there, reconnecting to your ancient wisdom and encouraging completing projects set in motion at that time. Stimulating spiritual evolution, it assists those who misused their spiritual powers at that, or any other, time to recognise right use of power and the true nature of spiritual empowerment. An effective harmonizer of disputes and a useful earth healer, Atlantasite brings peace into the environment and, buried in the earth, undertakes earth clearing and energy restructuring in a place where there has been death and destruction. It lowers stress levels and encourages thinking before speaking. Useful for gently encouraging children to modify inappropriate behaviour, it is helpful for breaking away from the results of poor choices or old wounds, healing the old pattern and instilling a more positive approach. Atlantasite clears and aligns all the chakras.

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Auralite 23

Similar to Thunder Bay Amethyst, Auralite 23 is said to be a powerful synergistic combination of minerals with an exceptionally high vibration. It instantly shuts off the chattering mind instilling laser-sharp clarity, peace and spiritual awareness, allowing profound healing and conscious connection with higher dimensions. It deepens meditation and enhances metaphysical abilities of all kinds. It dispels mental influence, releasing outdated beliefs and protects against invasion by other people’s thoughts or beliefs.

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Avalonite

(Drusy Blue Chalcedony)

Named after the Isle of Avalon, Glastonbury, Avalonite links into ancient magic and helps access and gain insight into knowledge held in the collective unconscious. It takes you into the mythical realms where fairy tales and legend offer deep wisdom, acting as translator and facilitator for creatively reworking the myths in your life, assisting communication with fairies, elves and devas. To contact your inner wise woman or priestess incarnations, gaze into the depths of Avalonite and allow it to gently transport you inwards. This stone enhances visualisation and journeying, opening psychic awareness and telepathy between soul partners. As an environmental protector, Avalonite absorbs negative energy and transmutes it to prevent onward transmission but requires regular cleansing and re-charging. It is an effective healer for disillusionment, bringing about a profound trust in the universe and harmonizes the emotional, mental and spiritual knowledge at the centre of your being. Enhancing practical wisdom and presence of mind, especially when faced with new situations, this stone is perfect for those who fear to love, or who fear failure, as it opens the heart and allows you to discover the perfection of your true self and recognise that you are never alone.

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Aventurine

Aventurine has been used as a gamblers lucky talisman for centuries. Blue and Green Aventurine are often sold as ‘the abundance stone’ and are associated with prosperity. It is a very positive stone, makes an excellent gratitude stone, helping you to value what you already have and helps bring success in creative endeavours.  A comforter, heart healer, and general harmoniser, Aventurine gently dissolves distressing feelings and thoughts and diffuses negative situations, turning them around. It promotes compassion and empathy, encourages trying again and strengthens mature love. Excellent for transmuting negative earth energies it has a strong connection to the devic kingdom and is used to grid gardens or houses against geopathic stress. Wearing Aventurine absorbs electromagnetic smog and protects against environmental pollution.  Aventurine assists you to get to grips with technology, enhancing your skills.

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Azeztulite

All Azeztulites have been imbued with additional spiritual energy and coded information, having had their vibrations raised by an influx of energy from the Azez, a race of beings who wish to assist the spiritual evolution of the earth. So, they are stones of guidance and insight. Each has a slightly different combination of minerals and is given a separate name. Azeztulite is a very high and pure vibration crystal which should be handled with care if you are unused to working in the spiritual realms or at high frequencies.  The vibrational shift it induces is powerful and can have unpleasant side effects until it has been fully assimilated.  Using other spiritual crystals such as Ametrine and Aquamarine prepares the way.  Old patterns should be dissolved and emotional cleansing completed before undertaking this shift.  The opaque form of Azeztulite has a less fine vibration and can be a useful staging post on the way to working with the more transparent form of the crystal. It is a rare and light bearing crystal for the New Age. Its extremely pure vibration, one of the most refined in the mineral kingdom, is attuned to the highest frequencies which it brings down to the earth to aid spiritual evolution.

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Azurite

Azurite is a powerful healing stone, facilitating psychosomatic understanding of the effect of the mind and emotions on the body. Cleansing and stimulating the third eye it attunes to spiritual guidance, facilitates entering a meditative and channelling state and easily and safely enables journeying out of the body. It raises consciousness to a higher level and gives greater control over spiritual unfoldment.  Azurite guides psychic and intuitive development and urges the soul towards enlightenment.

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