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.
Golden Quartz is a member of the Quartz family and carries the same broad characteristics as Clear Quartz but it also has additional properties which increase its spiritual healing abilities. Golden Quartz is therefore an excellent protective, energising and powerful cleansing stone.
Physically Quartz can particularly help to stimulate the thyroid and the thymus. It can help with digestive problems and also alleviate nausea. It can also benefit the immune system. It cleanses and enhances all the organs and strengthens all systems of the body. Quartz is said to be particularly helpful for chronic fatigue, arthritis, fibromyalgia, depression, bone injuries and intestinal problems.
Mentally Quartz can provide clarity of thought and aids concentration. It can also help to retain information which makes it especially useful for aiding study.
Emotionally Quartz can help to boost clear thinking and can therefore aid the owner to recall forgotten memories. Quartz is excellent for emotional healing and is good for alleviating anger.
Spiritually Golden Quartz can enable healing at all levels. Golden Quartz is excellent for assisting spiritual communication over a long distance, in particular enabling communication between worlds. Quartz is an excellent stone for psychic healing. It can assist in balancing all chakras, aligning subtle bodies and is great for assisting meditation and spiritual communication. It is also a great stone for protecting the aura and enhancing psychic abilities. It absorbs all negative energy of all kinds including radiation and electromagnetic smog.