One of the most fabulous crystals that have ever arrived at the Terra Vita Shop. Arkansas Smoky Quartz are characterized by being master crystals, that is, all smoky quartz in this part of the globe come with a specific geometry that makes them more energetically intense. This type of quartz only exists in Arkansas and is extremely difficult to find. Arkansas Smoky Quartz are known for their very dark tone due to the high presence of aluminium in their base.
The meaning of smoky quartz comes from its deep connection to the root chakra. By balancing this energy centre, Smoky Quartz offers a sense of stability and security, which explains why it has such a strong grounding effect on the wearer of this crystal.
This is a crystal for working detachment. When you hold a lot of stored energy, there is little room for new energy to come in. To make room for better things to come, it's important to leave behind what doesn't serve us – whether thoughts, beliefs, behaviours, feelings, or memories. So, working with a smoky quartz is a great way to go deep into our personal development.
In Celtic cultures, Smoky Quartz was sacred to the Druids. This stone represented the power of the Earth gods and goddesses and was also associated with the ancient Greek goddess Hecate, the goddess of magic.
This is a very powerful crystal, perfect to be placed on your altar or to use in meditation. It is a crystal for true collectors.
This Smoky Quartz is approx. 6x3,5x3,5 cm and 65 g. NB! The piece pictured is the piece you will receive.
How to clean: Quartz are crystals that can be wet, so an excellent way to clean them is in the running water of a river or the sea. Avoid cleaning with tap water because the cleaning process should be as natural as possible. You can also let it unload on dry land; however, smoking is also an option.
Associated chakras: Root
Disclaimer: the information above has not been scientifically proven; they are based on the experience of users and therapists.