Fun Fact: Almost all crystals grow in hexagons, which we know from sacred geometry as a very pure form that comes out of the Flower of Life, though there is supposedly a very rare crystal that grows in a star tetrahedron or Merkava form.
Now, we're going to look at some crystals that are more commonly used in crystal healing and energy work so that you know exactly what kind of crystals are best suited for helping you on your path to ascension as well as the shapes and forms that they come in.
When a crystal grows on a base called a matrix, it forms what is called a crystal cluster, they emit a massive amount of positive energy into the environment, they're great for having around your home or workspace.
Most crystals grow terminated, which means pointy on one end, sometimes you can find double terminated crystals which grow in clay pockets instead of on a matrix, they're pointy on both ends and emit energy from both sides.
Are another great formation for having around the house, these are mineral products of volcanic bubbles, very powerful. Crystal spheres are crystals that have been contoured into a spherical configuration, this is one of the most powerful forms a crystal can take because it emits the same frequency in all directions. when held they purify and fill the gaps in the entire auric field. If you have a large one you can gaze into the crystal to help with the evaluation of a present situation or circumstance, if you've ever wondered where the legends about psychics with crystal balls came from, it actually has some substance behind it.
Are similar to spheres but are in an egg shape. These are great for meditation and used in reflexology, zone therapy, acupuncture, and shiatsu, they contain a harmonic balance of male and female energies.
Crystal singing bowls
Are crystals that have been fashioned into a bowl, you play it by moving a mallet around the edge, it creates an absolutely beautiful sound. If you haven't heard one of these before you have to hear it in person, the sound resonates through your entire body at so many frequencies at once, it's amazing.
Are wide oval-shaped pieces which are great for meditation. You can get crystal pendulums which are dowsing tools for following your intuition, the basic idea is that you hold it in your left hand and ask yourself a question and allow the pendulum to swing, if it swings or goes in circles it gives you a yes or no answer, try this one out for yourself, it's actually pretty cool... (continue reading.)