During this month focus on love, self-love and heart health, it is an excellent time to focus on your heart chakra. There are several heart chakra crystals with properties specific to any issue you may be personally dealing with. When our heart chakra is open and balanced, we feel happy, loved, and capable of loving. We tend to feel at peace and compassionate with others in this state.
However, when our heart chakra is not balanced, this can lead to feelings of loneliness, isolation and depression. The end of a relationship, the loss of a loved one, or a lack of self esteem can all lead to heart ache and imbalance.
Crystals and gemstones work by rebalancing our heart chakra, helping us to heal our heart and feel at peace again. This act of self care is crucial not only to the healing of yourself but to the world. The world needs people who are loving, kind, and compassionate to care for each other.
Often stones that work with your heart chakra are pink or green. You will be drawn to them for the sense of calm and happiness that they invoke.
Perhaps the stone that instantly comes to mind when thinking of love is Rose Quartz. The ultimate crystal for love, this powerful pink crystal doesn’t just give it’s loving out to the couples. As a stone of unconditional love, it brings a sense of self-love and love of life to the individual. Whether giving it to the love in your life, or making it a gift for yourself just because you’re worth it, this crystal will attract love in every area you need it.
Manganocalcite has been called the “Reiki Stone.” It is a stone of empathy, it has a gentle but powerful energy. It useful in dispelling arguments. This stone allows your heart and mind to see the viewpoint of another. This is an excellent stone for the maintenance of the health of your emotional body. Manganocalcite is a nurturing stone that helps us take care of ourselves. It enables us to accept love and have self-love, and act on and with loving behaviors.
Its vibration helps you to heal emotional problems as you release negative feelings. You may balance your emotions and feel more open and trusting, when you allow this vibration to help you to open yourself to love on all levels, including self love and creating loving relationships.It also helps connect one to the divine loving energy of the universe.
You can use these crystals as jewelry or as tumble stones to carry with you. It is also good to sit and meditate with them. However you choose to work with your crystals, may your heart chakra be open and may love flow.
As always, this information is provided to enhance a comprehensive approach to wellness. See your physician annually or if you have any symptoms that are out of the norm. All practices work together for a healthy you!