The Energy of Crystals

Crystals have a reputation for enhancing the energies of other stones, which made them attractive to witches who incorporating the stones in their talismans and amulets. By adding the crystals, the power of the charm was increased. In this article, you will learn about the energy associated with crystals, and what they are used for.

Casting a Circle

Since crystals are linked to encouraging one to focus, as well as directing energy, these kinds of stones can play a role in casting circles. Offering the ideal shape for such tasks, laser crystals are a good choice. Some people will attach a crystal to the tip of a wand to use for casting their circles. One way to use a crystal to your advantage is to point a wand-shaped crystal (or a wand with a crystal at the tip) towards the sky (“the heavens”) to attract cosmic energy. If you aim the crystal wand in a desired direction, you can send energy where you want it to flow. When you cast a circle, try placing a crystal at each of the four directions. If you have enough, increase the energy of a spell or ritual by forming a complete circle with your stones.  

Benefits in Protection

Crystals are also linked to protection. It is said to give a crystal your intention and then place it in your pocket or other place (such as a purse) to keep it close to you at all times. The small size of crystals makes it easy to transport. Place one in the glove compartment of your car. Situate a few close to the doors and windows of your home. Some people will even bury certain crystals under the ground on the four corners of their house.  

The Effect of Crystals in Your Home

Feng shui is an ancient Chinese practice that pays attention to the way things are placed regarding the connection to your life and home. Some people will use crystals to attract the energies of life. For example, if you have a dark corner in your home, placing a crystal in the area is supposed to make the space brighter. Crystal placement is also thought to affect specific areas of your life if you position them in rooms that correspond. For relationships, choose a crystal for the bedroom. Place a crystal next to your checkbook to attract positive energy to your finances.

Another way that crystals are used for their energy and power includes affecting objects positioned close by. For example, to increase the vibrations of various stones, place a crystal on an altar or in the presence of others for unification and increased strength.