There are many crystals and stones gifted by Mother Earth that can bring positive healing energy into our life. They can be used to welcome in positive energy and to protect the body from holding onto negative energy. Protective stones are especially important for individuals (empaths) who are sensitive to other people's energies.
Empaths tend to unconsciously take on other people’s energies and emotions. They can feel positive and negative energy within others, and can have a heightened sense of sympathy. With this very unique and powerful ability can bring on emotions of feeling drained or overwhelmed by the energies surrounding other people.
Crystals/ protective stones can be used to help block negative energies and keep the body safe from physically taking on that energy. They can also be used to cleanse the body of negative emotions taken on from those around you and welcome in peace and love
- Amethyst: Amethyst is a very powerful and protective stone with strong healing properties. It helps tackle with stress and anxiety by calming you down and inducing positive vibes. You can also keep a small piece below your pillow for that helps induce a relaxing sleep. The powers of amethyst work similarly and focus on calming your thoughts down so your are not overwhelmed with emotions and you can take decisions with a grounded mind.
- Black Tourmaline: Black Tourmaline absorbs negativity, cleanses and purifies it while turning it into a high vibrational energy. It is known to be one of the best grounding stones. Black Tourmaline helps balance and protect the chakras to protect you from unwanted negative energies. It provides clarity on confusing and unclear thoughts while dealing in conflict situations.
- Citrine: This is a powerful stone of light and happiness that imparts endless positive energy. This stone does not need cleansing as it doesn’t tend to hold onto any negative energy. It promotes Abundance, Emotional strength , balance and prosperity. It is also used to manifest wealth and success. It cleanses the chakras and opens the intuition. Citrine is used to treat bladder diseases and imbalances in the thyroid gland. Citrine is said to heal the spiritual self as well, as is seen as a strong cleanser and re-generator. It self heals, inspired and improves one self.
- Clear Quartz: Often referred to as the ‘Master Healer’, Clear Quartz is believed to be the most powerful energy amplifier and healing stone on the planet. It absorbs, stores, releases and regulates energy making. Clear quartz is a must needed and generally great crystal to have. It’s a clarifier. It’s an amplifier, as well. It can also help you gain clarity like if you need to meditate on something, you need clarity around a certain subject. You can use this crystal as a feng-shui element by placing it on your window sill. The power of clear quartz will put in positive energy from the sun and moon which will radiate all over. It makes sure the positive energy keeps flowing.
- Rose Quartz: Rose Quartz depicts unconditional love, in every form and types of relations. It also helps with self-love. Rose Quartz surrounds you with a powerful energy, making it benefits healing and inducing your body with positivity. The soothing vibrations of the stone to rejuvenate the body, calm yourself from overwhelming emotions and mellow the stress. It can be very helpful during times of grief as it provides emotional aid during hard times that often drains one out. Whenever you need to feel loved, supported or compassion, pick up this beautiful crystal and set aside some time for meditation and reflection.