Written By Liz Oakes
Clear quartz crystals are some of the most common types of crystal on the planet. The dominant mineral in this stone is silicon, and you will find them on every continent on earth.
Although they have the word 'clear' in their name, they range from crystal clear stone through to milky or cloudy, almost opaque crystals.
They embody the White Ray and resonate clear white spiritual light. They occur in a variety of shapes and configurations, although most of them are of a similar hexagonal structure.
Also known as rock crystals, they have a very strong vibration and excellent metaphysical properties, and are the easiest crystals to program.
They may used for a variety of purposes, which is why they are utilized in industry and are used to make silicon chips for computers and radios and other man made devices.
This variety of quartz is the most well known of all the crystals, as it can be found on almost every continent in the world, including in in Brazil, Madagascar and the Arkansas region in the USA.
These areas are the places that we find some of the best specimens of these clear crystals and many of these are the most beautiful stones that we associate with Clear Quartz Crystals.
Quartz comes in a variety of different formations and these formations have been given specific names so they can be recognized.
These lovely clear crystals occur in a number of different formations,
in various hexagonal structures, which are potent tools to use for healing.
There are so many configurations that they are a separate subject, but they each have particular attributes. They are used for specific purposes for which the specific structures are known.
Beautiful high vibration quartz crystals may be found in many areas of the world, and these stones embody the vibration of the area that they originate from.
Some of these crystals are particularly lovely stones, with a high vibration and may be used for healing with quartz crystals.
Even though these crystals may be quite common, many of these stones have a very high vibration.
They resonate strongly within the crown chakra, the eighth chakra commonly known as the soul star chakra, and also within the higher transpersonal chakras.
The beautiful clear white light of the white ray is your connection to the Divine Mind, and white is the color for the eighth chakra.
Using Clear Quartz Crystals will assist the higher chakras to emanate white light and aids your connection with spirit.
These crystals also create a powerful resonance within both the third eye chakra and the crown chakra, which is the highest chakra in the physical body.
It brings clarity to your communication and will amplify your thoughts and may assist you by stimulating clearer thinking.
The crown chakra connects you up to the soul star chakra, situated in the etheric body above the head.
These crystals have a strong resonance, which is why they are commonly used by healers as part of crystal healing. They have a positive effect on all chakras.
They help to protect the aura and expand the human energy field. Although these stones are usually thought of as one of the chakra stones for the higher chakras, they will aid all chakras.
It is generally reasonably easy to get this stone made into jewelry, and is sometimes sold as rock crystal jewelry. I was fortunate enough to have found this absolutely gorgeous clear rock crystal pendant.
Necklaces and pendants made using Clear Quartz Crystals like the one shown here, is a powerful aid to your personal healing. The stone that this pendant is made from came from the Flinders Ranges in Australia.
It was created by the talented designer from Entia Jewellery in Australia, and is both beautiful to look at and has a high vibration.
Doing a crystal meditation using these lovely clear crystals is very helpful, as they will aid you to reach the higher spiritual realms more easily.
As quartz is quite easily programmable, and you can program positive affirmations into the stones, this is very helpful to aid you in many different ways, depending on how you program it.
I often wear this piece to my meditation group, as it is an easy way to take a programmed crystal with you and to meditate with it on your body.
They resonate within all of the chakras, but particularly strongly within the higher chakras. They are on the list of birthstones by month as they an April birthstone, and you should find it easy to buy birthstone jewelry made from this stone.
As I mentioned earlier there are a number of formations that these crystals come in. This crystal shown here is one such configuration.
This stone was the first big crystal that I bought and when I got it, it was simply a lovely clear quartz, and was not a Record Keeper crystal.
An interesting thing happened after I had been using it for meditation for about two years. Raised areas began to form, and it became a Record Keeper crystal.
It also has sunken areas, which I think of as chinks on the sides where the stone has gone in.
I did not know prior to this happening that crystals could change after they had left the earth, so don't be surprised if it happens to you, after you have used a stone for some time.
While record keeper crystals are not common, this crystal configuration is a powerful quartz formation, that is known to aid you to retrieve information that is recorded within your cellular structure.
This may be linked to specific past life messages that refer to your family lineage or your DNA.
I have had amazing information come through to me while doing healing on myself, relating to my family line. This changing of clear quartz is not uncommon.
So if you are drawn to any pieces of quartz crystals that seem quite ordinary when you see them, be prepared that if you use one constantly it may change, you never know!
Clear Quartz Crystals are easy to buy. Through this you can make a stronger connection with beings in the higher realms and with your higher self.
It is common to use clear quartz crystals to carve into skulls, like this gorgeous Clear Quartz Crystal skull of mine.
Sometimes they are made from quite clear crystal. Others the one on the left below are quite cloudy, although this one does have patches within it where the stone is quite clear.
Doing a crystal skull meditation is a specific way that they can be used. They enable you to make a stronger connection with the Divine mind, and this enables you to make extraordinary leaps in your spiritual growth.
Clear quartz also kindle occurrences of coincidence or synchronicity in your day to day life, and it will amplify the vibration of other crystals it is used with.
There are many thoughts on why it is so, but when stone is carved into these shapes to make skulls made of crystal, you are enabled to make a one-on-one connection with the crystal being within the stone.
As clusters have so many points, each point will resonate out energy into the area where you have it. They are excellent healing crystals for you to use to program and this can be done very easily.
You can sit with any piece, regardless of the shape or size, and program it to send out a specific message into your home or office, such as peace and harmony.
So how do you program your clear quartz crystals?
If you are a healer you may already be using healing tools made from clear quartz including one of the powerful crystal wands. These wands may be natural or man-made.
Manmade wands are fashioned from pieces of quartz and are similar to natural wands. To learn more about how to use a crystal wand check out this page.
Clear Quartz is popular and easy to buy. As quartz generally has strong amplifying qualities, this is one of the reasons why it is so highly regarded.
These stones resonate strongly within the higher chakras and are excellent to aid spiritual growth. They may be utilized as part of a inner child healing meditation.
You will also find that they may also aid the growth of your psychic abilities. They are particularly helpful to aid you to develop clairvoyance, also known as psychic visions.
Quartz is also used to make silicon chips used in computers and other electrical equipment, due to its qualities.
Having a piece of this stone in the vicinity is powerful, as clear quartz crystals make a very strong connection with the higher realms.
One of the more beneficial configurations you might own is a beautiful cluster with many points, as this is very helpful as each point resonates its energy out into the surrounding area.
Clear Quartz Crystals are very common crystals with some wonderful attributes.
These lovely stones are very easy to find, and have an excellent vibration and are the easiest crystals to program.
Program them with a positive affirmation and you may find that whatever you are working on may happen more quickly than you expected!
Although they may be found in a variety of shapes and different configurations, based around the hexagonal structure, it does not really matter which one of these shapes you choose.
Here are a few stones you might want to combine these crystals with them, although really they can be used with any other crystal.
Use them with Green Dioptase, to bring new energy directly to cells that need it most, and enhance their function.
They are helpful used with Blue Apatite as this combination increases the level of insightful guidance that comes through.
Used with Merlinite or Chalcopyrite, they will help to boost its mystical attributes, and used with Zircon may help you to better achieve your specific purpose.
Their energy blends well with most other varieties of quartz crystals, including Amegreen, Aventurine, Aqua Aura, Spirit Quartz, Tourmalinated Quartz, Purple Amethyst, Smoky Quartz and Rose Quartz.
These are high crystal energy stones, and are particularly helpful if you are working on your spiritual growth.
You may use Clear quartz crystals in combination with any other stones you want, and specifically with stones that you want to boost the energy of.
You may use them with any of the soul star chakra stones, such as Natrolite, Phenacite, Danburite, Star Hollandite Quartz, Herkimer Diamonds or White Selenite.