Meditation brings a lot of benefits into our daily lives by giving us clarity of mind, peace, and calmness in any situation. In witchcraft, the practice allows us to tune in to our Highest Self and constantly connect with our intuition. It is also an avenue to release negative thoughts, self-limiting beliefs, and impulsive behavior.
Crystals elevate your meditative experience by deepening your journey inwards. Because it came from beneath the earth, its energies are powerful, strong enough to be felt by the wearer or the user. Each crystal is bestowed with unique energies for each of your intentions, making it a great tool for manifesting your desires.
4 Best Crystals to Use for Meditation
Frankly, you are allowed to use any crystal depending on your preference. However, if you’re just getting started, it’s good to know what to look out for when finding a crystal that you spiritually and physically like.
Don’t know what to pick just yet? Clear quartz crystals are by far the most versatile crystals you can use for meditation. It brings clarity of the mind and trust in your current situation. Clear Quartz can also give you the ability to associate it with all the chakras and use it for any type of intention.
Amethyst is a crystal associated with the crown chakra, the chakra that holds the direct connection to your intuition. If you’re into any spellwork or tarot reading, strengthening your intuition during meditation with an Amethyst crystal is your best bet.
Selenite is a must-have for some reason: it cleanses and charges itself and other crystals! Well then, if it cleanses and charges itself, then it has a strong energetic ability to clear blockages in your aura as well as other excesses that may cloud the mind.
Citrine is like your aura’s morning cup of joe as it can influence strong feelings of creativity, optimism, and motivation. Using citrine for your daily morning meditation can definitely change your outlook and your mood for the day.
Using Crystals for Meditation
One of the few ways you can use crystals for meditation is by anointing a crystal with an intention and meditating with that specific crystal whenever you want. It is also to be noted that spending time with that crystal strengthens your bond with it, making it more likely to manifest your desire.
Another way of using crystals for meditation is by creating a crystal grid by laying crystals on your body. The most common grid layout you can use is chakra healing which can be done by placing a crystal in each chakra starting from the crown chakra down to the root chakra.
Crystals work differently for others and which may work for you may not work for them. When choosing crystals, it is important to take note of what you have read here or on other useful resources but it is equally important to choose something that speaks to the higher consciousness of your mind.