How many types of crystal stones are there?
What is the most powerful crystal?
- Clear Quartz. Clear quartz, also called rock crystal, is known as a master healer and a stone of great power.
- Ruby. The ruby is said to be the most powerful gem in the universe because of its high energy.
- Amethyst. Amethyst is a very powerful stone for master healers and meditators.
How do I identify my crystal?
- Check out the tumble stone sections on my website.
- Check out crystal books.
- Ask at your local crystal shop.
- Ask the experts and enthusiasts at your local lapidary club or gem show.
- Use a pendulum to ask a crystal what it is.
- Identifying crystals by colour.
David Nilsen is the former editor of Fourth & Sycamore. He is a member of the National Book Critics Circle. You can find more of his writing on his website at davidnilsenwriter.com and follow him on Twitter as @NilsenDavid.