Merkaba is a sacred shape that is believed to have powerful spiritual properties helping us to reach higher states of consciousness.
The word Merkaba can be translated as light -Mer, Spirit-Ka body-Ba, it means spirit and body surrounded by Light.
A Merkaba shaped crystal appears as a star tetrahedron; a 3-dimensional 8-pointed star made from two triangular pyramids, one pointing up, the other down. It was valued and used in many cultures and religions including the ancient Egyptian and Jewish religions.
A Merkaba shaped crystal is an efficient tool that can be used in different ways to help us reach our full potential. It can be made of different crystals with powerful healing and cleansing properties.
Used in meditation a Merkaba shaped crystal, enables us to experience expanded awareness, connects us with our Higher Self and helps us to experience elevated states of consciousness. Performed correctly, the Merkaba meditation integrates and harmonizes the feminine and masculine aspects of our being. A Merkaba shaped crystal can be programmed through meditation and intentions.
Merkaba shaped crystals can be also used:
- In advanced Reiki practices
- For traveling in astral realms
- To activate and purify the human Light Body
- For Mer-Ka-Ba visualizations
The measurement and characteristics will vary for each of these natural stones. Each stone is cut and polished.
Black Tourmaline is the gemstone for protection. Black Tourmaline is highly praised for its ability to absorb negative energy, grounding, and to help find balance.
- Grounding your energies to the Earth.
- Cleansing your aura.
- Psychic protection from negative entities.
- Getting rid of negative thoughts.
- Releasing anger.
- Releasing unworthiness.