|Posted by Crystal Ocean on June 27, 2017 at 8:20 PM|
What is a Chakra?
The word Chakra is Sanskrit for 'wheel'. Chakras are often described as energetic wheels or vortexes that spin at various points of the body. As the wheels spin they draw 'Universal Life Force' (you may know this as 'Chi' or 'Prana') into and through the body. Eastern spiritual traditions tell us that there are 7 major chakras located along the spine...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Crystal Ocean on June 20, 2017 at 2:15 AM|
Each and every crystal and mineral is said to have their own unique healing properties. It can get overwhelming trying to decide which might be best for you. We've put together a general, easy to use list by crystal colour to make things a little easier. Here's what each colour group may help with:
Red: Passion, Strength, Energy, Vitality, Courage. Relates to the Base Chakra.
Pink: Love, Self...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Crystal Ocean on June 5, 2017 at 11:45 PM|
We often get asked how to cleanse crystals and minerals. We are talking energetic cleansing here, as in removal of negativity rather than physically cleaning a rock. There are a lot of different ways a crystal can be cleansed and the option you choose needs to be suitable for the piece that you have. Some crystals and minerals for example, hate water. Selenite, a type of gypsum will actually dissolve if left in water so please NEVER use water to clean Se...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Crystal Ocean on May 30, 2017 at 3:00 AM|
How to Pick a Crystal is a VERY common query that we get in store all the time!! There really is no one, definitive answer either. Everyone is different in the way that they will pick their crystals and minerals. Many people will 'feel' for the energy of the stone by either holding it in their hand or placing a hand over it and waiting for a sensation of hot or cold or a sense of wellbeing. Some will pick visually, paying attention to what stands out the most to them. It may seem that you jus...Read Full Post »