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Smoky Quartz ClusterSmoky Quartz, sometimes spelled Smokey Quartz, is transparent to slightly translucent brown Quartz. It occasionally has a slightly yellow cast. Rarely it is black or a smoky gray. Natural nearly black crystals are transparent to translucent. Black, opaque smoky quartz crystals are irradiated by man. Smoky Quartz sometimes has names for specific locations or varieties like Morion. Smoky Quartz is not best known for its other names, but for its energies of grounding, protection, decreasing negative energies, and setting aside worries.

Sacred, Spiritual, Energy and Historical Healing Uses

  • Balancing yin/yang energies for healing
  • Removing blockages that are in the needed path of healing
  • Regulating body liquids
  • Decreasing congestion in organs and glands
  • Helping disorders of feet, legs, and hips
  • Relieving EMF that affects the body
  • Releasing negativity and pollution and clearing the body’s energy
  • Decreasing stress
  • Improving chronic illness
  • Decreasing depression
  • Lessening nightmares
  • Increasing virility
  • Easing difficulties of chemotherapy
  • Relieving pain
  • Helping with headaches and cramps

Please remember that healing crystal meanings are not prescriptions or medical advice. See a doctor or other licensed healthcare practitioner about any illness or injury.

Smoky Quartz Cluster

Ritual, Sacred, and Traditional Uses In Ancient and Modern Life

  • Grounding
  • Decreasing or releasing negative energy
  • Removing energy blockages
  • Protecting from negative energy
  • Creating a beneficial energy barrier
  • Increasing survival instincts
  • Raising intuition particularly regarding responsibilities
  • Bringing creativity in business
  • Unifying positive energies
  • Protecting the home
  • Calming and releasing negative emotions
  • Bringing general protection
  • Protecting a space easily with a grid of grounding
  • Anchoring energy
  • Being recharged by being buried in soil
  • Bringing grounded prosperity, in other words being able to care for the family’s needs but not flashy wealth
  • Clearing the energy of other crystals
  • Easings meditation and staying in a meditative state
  • Improves practicality
  • Helping set aside worries and associated thoughts

Dark Smoky Quartz Cl usterSmoky Quartz is associated primarily with the Root Chakra. It balances all the chakras by providing a solid energy base. See AllTheChakras.com to learn more about the chakras.

You can see mineralogical information about Smoky Quartz at mindat.org.  And gemological information at gemdat.org.

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