Crystal and Mineral Definitions

Definitions about precious crystals, rocks and minerals. For definitions on Incense types view here.
Is one of the the most well known Crystals, it has strong healing and cleansing powers making it extremely important.  It can promote inspired dreams and dispels nightmares. It is also useful for cleansing the Auras and for absorbing any negativity and stops us being anxious about things. A calming, strong and protective mineral bringing divine love and inspiration.

A stone of courage. Translates as ‘Water of the Sea’ due to its water like colour and properties. It offers protection on sea voyages and has long been used as a talisman by seafarers. Improves confidence and the ability to ‘stand your ground’. A good Crystal for relationships as it symbolises hope and happiness. A Crystal of gentleness and of compassion.

Is a Crystal of abundance, it is also a powerful cleanser and generator carrying the power of the Sun and exceeding beneficial mineral. Creates light heartedness, cheerfulness and hope. Attracting abundance Citrine has long been called the Merchants Crystal as a piece of it placed in your purse/wallet will help to generate income.

Desert Rose
Naturally occurring formation of Selenite gypsum a Crystal form of gypsum. They make for lovely home decorations. The Rejuvenator, helps with relief of stress and enhances will power. In meditation it brings clarity of the mind, physical energy, opening and clearing of the upper chakras. 

Enhances concentration and helps one to grasp abstract concepts. Physically Fluorite assists balance coordination. Placed on/near a computer or between you and a source of electromagnetic smog.

Minerals are basically, naturally occurring solid chemical substances. They are formed through various geological processes.

Rocks are composites of one or more different minerals. For instance, granite is a rock. It does not have a uniform structure. Usually made of feldspar, quarts, and mica. You can usually look at a piece of granite and see the black mica, pink feldspar, and white quartz.

Rose Quartz
 The Love Crystal! Enhances love, self confidences and creativity. Rose Quartz promotes unconditional love, both for ourselves and for others, providing a sense of peace in which we can concentrate on the spiritual aspects of our lives too. Enhancing gentle, soft feelings of self-love, especially helpful for the Crown and Heart chakras.