Healing & Psychic Uses
Amethyst has been in use for thousands of years in
magic, healing and psychic empowerment. Its violet color makes
this one of the most sought after variety of quartz. It has a
large number of qualities and uses that have been given it
over the years and it is said to be a stone that radiates
energy which has often been referred to as the purple
It is referred to as a Spiritual Stone
because its color violet is same as that of the
crown chakra. Meditation with it helps one in reaching the
spiritual aspect of the universe.
Point: This can be used as one's symbol
of psychic healing energy. A focus point for the
healing energies to converge giving the
possessor expanded healing capability.
qualities given it are:
Calms emotions and reduces
Helps the holder of the stone to have
a more optimistic and uplifting perspective.
A powerful amulet for travelers.
It is used as a transmitter of the
healing power of the universe.
It is used to increase psychic
It is kept with other divination tools
to enhance their qualities.
Placing it under the pillow helps
insomniacs and induces prophetic dreams.
Used to induce harmony.
Amethyst Balls - Represent the acquisition of
universal knowledge. In this case, the
cultivation of healing knowledge and ability to
go with it.
Pyramid Power! The
most impressive structures built by man are more
that 5,000 years old. Their method of
construction is still unknown and debated today.
There is power in the pyramid shape which is
akin to the power of the psychic mind. A power
that can be used and manipulated, but is still a
mystery regarding an exact scientific
explanation as to how it does work.
bringer of power.
You need a pyramid if you want its power to be
part of your psyche.
used in healing:
Amethyst is universally accepted as the
healing crystal, and has been since antiquity. There are
a number of ways to incorporate it into a healing
A crystal point, ball or pyramid in
In a pocket or pouch on the
Held in the healers hand like a
Under the seat of the person being
Held by the person receiving the
With a Crystal vs. Healing without one.
A person applying any healing technique to another
person needs to be careful so that their ego doesn't
enter the healing practice. In the absence of a crystal,
the process works like this, Universal Healing energy -
goes through the healer - to the recipient. The danger
is that the ego of the healer may want to take the
credit as the "source from which healing energy
comes" when in actuality it is merely the channel
through which the universal healing energy passes. If
the healer is not diligent, he or she may actually begin
to believe their own ego and begin to feel
self-important. This begins to short circuit the
universal energy and actually can block the channel
through which it flows.
Healing with a
The benefit of using a crystal lies in the healer being
able to "detach" him or herself from the
healing process. The healer assigns the healing channel
to the crystal, which frees the healer from involvement
in the process. The healing process then becomes,
Universal energy - to the crystal - to the recipient.
Notice that the healer and the ego are not part of the
process. The healer is able to carry on with a healing
session acting as the channel only. The ego has less
opportunity to take the credit for itself because the
healing channel has been assigned to the crystal
by the healer.
Note: A healing crystal doesn't have to
be amethyst, it can be any other crystal that the
healer feels is more suitable to their own particular
interests. Amethyst is cited here because it is one of
the most frequently and universally used for