Smoky Quartz is a rare brown semi-precious gemstonewhich is a variety of Quartz mineral. It is a National gemstone of Scotland. Being an extremely protective balancing stoneit works with all chakras.In FengSui, it is used as a protective stone and stone that ground energy. The contemporary Wiccans often combined Smoky Quartz with Silver and wears during the full moon rituals. It is popularly used as an ornamental stone and is compatible with all the zodiac signs with particular emphasis with those who born under Libra as ascendant. It is a birthstone for Scorpio and Capricorn.
Slight grayness to light reddish brown,clear to solid
Earthstar and root/base.
Stimulate Health and Healing
Naturally irradiatedSmoky Quartz is effective for the ailment of abdomen, kidney and pancreases and excellent for patient treated for radiation related illness (chemotherapy). It detoxifies our body, heals from all sort of pain like headache, toothache, muscles, nerve, tissue, cramps, hips, legs, back pain and heart.
Provide Peace and Positivity
Providing emotional calmness, peace and serenity, it helps the wearer remove depression, fatigue, stress and helps resists all the negative emotions like anger, fear and jealousy. Also, it promotes positive thoughts and soothing vibes that helps to get rid of past memories and neutralizes fear of failures.
Acts as a Shield Of Protection
Wearing Smoky Quartz protect the wearer from harmful radiation and electromagnetic smog. Moreover, it resists nightmares and dispels bad dream resulting to quality sleep. In addition, it protects you from accidents and theft.
Helps Overcome Bad Habits
If you are bound in addiction and can’t overcome bad habits, smoky quartz is for you. It gives you liberty from addictions, obsession bad habits and alleviate suicidal tendency.
Promote Concentration And Communication
Smoky Quartz is especially beneficial to students as it gives the power to concentrate when studying and elevates communication, by providing confidence to speak out in public speaking and group interaction, making the student excellent and down to earth.
Smoky Quartz has become popular because of its affordability and is common to many places. They are used in various forms of gemstones and their color varies because of the inclusion of other minerals. The colour of Smoky Quartz varies from Slight grayness to light reddish brown, clear to solid. Lesser quality is often with lighter colour.
The clarity of Smoky Quartz ranges from high transparent to translucent i.e. opaque brownish gray or black crystal. Transparent variety is considered the best.
The sources of Smoky Quartz Crystals are Madagascar, USA, Africa, Brazil, Switzerland and Australia. However, origin doesn’t affect the value and quality of Smoky Quartz.
It is because the crystal has a power to absorb negative energy that changes its vibration. So, in order to bring back the stone energy, it needs to be cleansed to remove the energy the stone has absorbed.
The colour of Smoky Quartz will lose if heated to extreme temperature, but it will occur again when irradiated with x-gamma rays. In addition, the colour of Smoky Quartz will become pale if exposed to sunlight for a long time.