Natural Stone Cross Pendant and Necklace
The Christian Cross, seen as a representation of the instrument of the crucifixion of Jesus, is the best-known symbol of Christianity. It is related to the crucifix (a cross that includes a usually three-dimensional representation of Jesus’ body).
Crystals and Stones
In Feng Shui, crystals are used in a variety of ways to create the desired Feng Shui energy in your home. The word crystal comes from the Greek word krystallos, meaning frozen light. Crystals have been used over the centuries for many purposes from healing to protection to decoration. In Feng Shui, crystals are widely used for the specific energy, or the vibrations they want to bring into your home or office. Crystals can also amplify the aura, enhance metaphysical abilities, attract love and wealth and assist with connecting with the divine. Crystals vibrate at varying high frequencies and have electrical effects when in contact with the body. The fusion of crystals and Feng Shui has been growing in popularity for many years now. There are many different types of crystals with distinctly different energies that can be used in many different ways in Feng Shui to enhance an area or cure an area depending on the circumstance.
Rose quartz is one of the most popular crystals in healing, jewelry, as well as feng shui. Famous for attracting and keeping love, rose quartz is also used when it comes to healing one’s heart from pain and disappointment. You can find all sorts of feng shui adornments made from rose quarts, especially in feng shui for love cures. Rose quartz is inexpensive and can be found as smooth tumbled stones in most gift shops and new age bookstores. Clusters are rare when it comes to rose quartz, thus command a higher price. Basically, rose quartz is a quartz crystal that owes its pink color hue to the presence of several minerals, including manganese and titanium. The color of rose quartz ranges from very pale pink to a deep fresh pink. As energy is expressed in many forms – be it color, sound, scent, or solid matter – one can use all these variations in order to help attain the desired goal. In case of the rose quartz, the energy of pink carries the universal energy of love, so it helps one attract love, as well as heal from painful love experiences. Some say that it is also the presence of manganese in rose quartz that calms and heals the heart.
Howlite has metal energy. Metal energy is the energy of intelligence, contraction, healing, and creativity. It is the energy of togetherness and crystallization – of ideas, of concepts, and of groups. It is hard, sharp, and often destructive, yet an essential element in all lives. We have to be sharp, unyielding, and hard at times to find our way without being a victim of others. Howlite is a gardian/harmonizer crystal. Guardian crystals are used in the physical world to protect your loved ones, your possessions, and your physical security. They are very useful in protecting houses and homes, property, and valuables. White is the color of the feminine gender, manifested as the Goddess in many cultures, and, as such, the color of the world of birth, and regeneration. It is a cool color of the night, the sleeping world, and it offers us the best guide to the hidden world beyond understanding, just as the moon is our only illumination in the dark world of night. Thus Howlite is a great dream crystal and highly beneficial in the bedroom.
Tiger’s Eye is a stone of protection that is also very stabilizing and grounding. It enhances integrity, willpower, self-confidence, practicality and correct use of power. It is a stone that enhances good luck, and brings prosperity, often in the form of money. Tiger’s eye is also a very protective stone which is especially protective during travel. It can also help one see clearly without illusion. Tiger’s eye brings a special boost to the solar plexus chakra and to one’s personal power.
Amethyst is exceptional for providing spiritual protection, inner strength and clarity of mind, making it ideal as a meditation tool. Meditating with them can help you to become more in tune with your feelings, helping you to get to know yourself on a much deeper level. It also stimulates the crown chakra and calms your thoughts, making it a powerful aid in meditation. Amethyst healing properties also include acting as a natural form of stress relief. This crystal attracts positive energy while ridding your body of any negative emotions—feelings of stress, anxiety, fear, depression and more. The healing properties of Amethyst help to clear your body’s energy field of all negative energies and influences, acting as an energetic shield that creates a bubble of spiritual light around your body. Aside from what they can do for your body, amethyst crystals are one of the most beneficial stones to have in your environment. Due to this, many people fill their homes with them—in their bedroom, living room, bathroom, car, office, meditation room etc.—so that the amethyst healing properties constantly surround and protect them. These crystals work to purify any space of negative vibrations, emanating an energy ideal for you to thrive in. They help to clear the mind of unnecessary thoughts and clutter. On a physical level, having amethyst crystals in your home is believed to help strengthen the immune system and heal any imbalances that lie in the body.
Opalite is placed on the Crown Chakra to enhance vision, removes energy blockages of the Chakras and meridians and enhances psychic abilities and induce visions. Opalite is used in the deepening of the sleep state, gain knowledge and courage from dreams in order to better oneself in day to day life. Opalite stabilizes mood swings and helps in overcoming fatigue; purifies the blood and kidneys and aids sexual prowess, enhancing sexual experience. Opalite Improves communication and helps allow feelings be put across in a easier way. Opalite is beneficial for helping one to have raised hope and strength, good for lessening anxiety and soothing frayed nerves and good for the releasing fears and worries. Opalite Is a stone of love, but only rewards faithful lovers. Said to help form lasting romantic bonds, can boost sex drive and enhance the sexual experience and promotes success, especially in business related endeavors.