Crystal Lore #4: Amethyst – Free Oracle Card

Tips on Working with Crystals My fourth crystal lore flash card! Amethyst was believed to ward off intoxication during festivities and amethyst goblets have been used since antiquity. This clearly links amethyst with the concept of clear thinking and therefore it is well suited as a meditation aid. It is one of the three Healing [...]

Crystal Lore #3: Amber – Free Oracle Card

Tips on Working with Crystals My third crystal lore flash card! Amber has fascinated man kind since Neolithic times. It is not a crystal or mineral, because of its organic origins. However it is still a powerful addition to the crystal healer's toolkit. I have here another printable (customise to any size you like) information [...]

The Science of Crystal Healing & Gemstone Therapy

A Critical Review of ‘Crystal clear: Paranormal powers, placebo, or priming?’ and ‘Hypnotic susceptibility, paranormal belief and reports of crystal power.’ Introduction I am a scientist (PhD in biological sciences) and crystal enthusiast (also a certified crystal healer). As such I am always on the lookout for scientific studies based around alternative healing, especially what [...]

Crystal Healing #1: DIY Physical Ailments Bracelet

Tips on Working with Crystals: Here is a design concept for a crystal healing bracelet aimed at assisting with disease and physical ailments. I regularly combine all kinds of crystals to generate certain effects and to resonate with one another. Here I chose the main healer bloodstone and selected several crystals to balance energies and strengthen [...]

Crystal Lore #2: Rose Quartz – Free Oracle Card

Tips on Working with Crystals My second crystal lore flash card! Rose Quartz has always been the universal symbol of love and compassion. It is a very versatile and powerful crystal, yet soothing and healing to the heart. I have here another printable (customise to any size you like) information sheet regarding the soft-hearted crystal known [...]