The 10 Best Healing Stones

The 10 Best Healing Stones

The 10 best Healing Stones and their properties Nowadays the healing arts with gemstones count nearly five hundred stones, which are researched and described in their characteristics and applications. When choosing the ‘right stone’ the current life issues...
Clear Quartz Properties

Clear Quartz Properties

On Colored and Clear Quartz Properties The term crystal is often misunderstood and used for the rock crystal. This term actually describes solids whose building blocks are arranged in a regular crystal structure. Common crystalline materials are salt, sugar, metals...
Marcel Vogel Crystals

Marcel Vogel Crystals

Marcel Vogel Crystals or Vogel Cut Crystals Marcel Vogel crystals, Vogel-cut crystals and Vogel Crystals are quartz crystals, that are ground in a very specific and very precise manner. The ground thereby exaclty follows the natural growth axis of the crystal, the...
Types Crystal Structures

Types Crystal Structures

Types of Crystal Structures The term crystal (Krystallos = ice) comes from the Greek and was already used in ancient times to define the rock crystal. Often it also indicates particularly well-formed individual peaks of various quartz crystals. However, the word...
History behind Crystals

History behind Crystals

The History behind Crystals and their relation to man Since ancient times people have known about the beauty and the power of gemstones and crystals. In all cultures, traditions and at all times gemstones were worn as jewelery, found as grave goods and were used as...
Stars and Stones

Stars and Stones

Stars and Stones and Constellations It happens that gemstones are offered for sale that are associated with the different signs of the Zodiac. The fact that these are often very different stones, raises the question of where these associations come from and how...