May 25, 2015 ACSAD (A Crystal Skull a Day) - One For All - Quartz Crystal Carved Crystal Skull with Turquoise, Amethyst, and Tourmaline in Sterling Silver Helmet Sculpture with Black Obsidian Stand
Item ID:W4000421 Size:5.1"x2.4"x5.7"(130x61x145 mm) Stand: 2.8"x2.8"x6.0"(70x70x152 mm) Weight: Material:Quartz Crystal
The One For All crystal skull also inspires us to work toward attaining harmony and unity with our higher consciousness and our spiritual source. One For All encourages us to endeavor to find a balanced state of our inner energies, to align our subconscious, conscious, and higher conscious thoughts and actions, and to balance ourselves with other people and with the world. The hexagram symbol on the sterling silver helmet of One For All is used in many belief systems by many various cultures, and usually symbolizes a merging of masculine and feminine energies, of mundane and spiritual energies, and of attaining a oneness through the combination of many. This symbol is known by many names in various religions including Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Wiccan, Paganism, Rastafarian, and many others. The six pointed star hexagram is also contained within the Anahata, the symbol used to indicate the heart chakra. One interpretation of a triangle within this hexagram suggests it symbolizes the creation of perfection within the sacred union of the feminine and masculine energies.
One For All quartz crystal skull represents the unity and harmonious interconnectedness of each of us. The One For All quartz crystal carved crystal skull with turquoise, amethyst, and tourmaline set in sterling silver sculpture symbolizes the beauty that we can manifest in our lives when we consciously choose to act as the family we are intended to be.
Quartz is considered to be a source of Light, and has been named the Perfect Jewel. Referred to by some as the “supreme gift of Mother Earth,” it is considered a master healer. Almost every culture throughout history has believed quartz to be a sacred and magical source of power. Aboriginal tribes of Australia and South America share their creation myth of the cosmic serpent being led and guided by a quartz crystal. Indigenous people of North America and Burma believed quartz crystals to be living entities and ritually offered them gifts of food, some believing the crystal had great power to aid in divining and hunting. Central and South American cultures revered quartz crystals carved into the shapes of human skulls as powerful religious objects where deceased ancestors and gods resided.
Quartz is considered to have been a key element in both the rise and fall of the cultures of Atlantis and Lemuria. It has been used by almost every culture for many purposes, including divination, bringing rain, enhancing magical powers, lighting sacrificial fires, as status symbol of high rank and royalty, and for prevention and treatment of dis-ease.
Even in the modern world quartz continues to occupy integral roles of our everyday lives, including the device you are using now. And it was with a quartz crystal that Sir Isaac Newton discovered the color spectrum of visible light, created as the crystal refracted sunlight shining through it.
Quartz symbolizes sacred fire, purity, and the infinity of space, patience, and perseverance. Quartz instills harmony and purpose. As it does with the technologies it is used in, quartz amplifies energy, accepts programming, and holds memory, making it the most diversely useful stone for healing, meditation, expanding consciousness, spiritual communication, past and future life recall, and any other desired application. Quartz exemplifies the concept of the saying “With God, all things are possible,” in the sense that when one comes from a position of unconditional love and acts according to the highest good of all involved, one can achieve any desired outcome.
Quartz excels at harmonizing and increasing the energies of other stones, and working to fuse the energies of multiple sources into a cohesive focus, making it ideal for wands, staffs, gridding, and the like. Quartz enhances and disperses light energies in all directions, filling an environment with positive energies that remove negativity, protect the aura, and cancel the harmful effects of radiation and radioactivity. Ancient priests used clear quartz to nullify negative energy, dissolve enchantments and spells, and abolish all black magic.
Emotionally quartz enhances the body’s internal structure and surrounding subtle bodies to further connect the physical body with the mind. Quartz replaces any negativity found within with positive thoughts and feelings. Quartz enhances one’s perceptions of the world, increasing consciousness and clear thinking, and gives enhanced energy, dedication, endurance, composure, and patience, bringing the lesson of being loving and finding joy in peaceful coexistence. Clear quartz brings strength and clarity to the mind, boosting concentration and memory while filtering distractions. It is helpful in finding sleep, and helps with the interpretation of messages and lessons experienced in one’s dreams.
Spiritually, quartz crystals are considered to be unique and individual, each with their own personalities and lessons to share. For many people, quartz crystals are the first crystals they find themselves attracted to and in communication with. Many people find quartz crystals to be invaluable tools and companions in their lives. Working with quartz crystals enhances one’s personal growth and consciousness, light, and positive energy during their experiences of thoughts, actions, feelings, and encountered situations. Quartz is considered to connect the physical and spiritual dimensions, intensifying communication with the Divine, and other-worldly masters, teachers, and healers. Quartz is considered a venerated stone in relation to those who have crossed over in death, with many cultures including quartz in funeral rites, and placing it in tombs, urns, and burial sites. Many people consider their personal quartz crystal, sphere, or stones to be intimately connected to them, and consciously direct their essences into the stones for such purposes as storing energies and recording their life experiences, a sort of “Crystal Diary.”
Physically quartz is a master healer and can be used for any condition. It is considered to stimulate the circulatory and immune systems, bringing vitalizing energy and balance to the body. Quartz has also been used specifically to treat bladder and kidney infections and dysfunctions, and digestive disorders. It has been used to treat and remove the pain and effects of burns of the skin, and is generally effective for any skin disorder. Drunk as an elixir, quartz helps to remove toxins in the body. It can be used to overcome vertigo, and to dispel dizziness and improve balance.
Turquoise is an energetically powerful stone which is particularly useful for issues pertaining to communication, friendship, protection, spirituality, and healing at all levels, including mental, emotional, energetic, physical, and spiritual health. It acts to amplify and enhance all energies. Turquoise possesses an energy which acts to harmonize and enhance, affecting one's various energetic systems, including the chakral system, the auric body, the meridians of the physical body, one's emotions, and the mind. Turquoise regulates the energies of, and connects the physical body with, the emotional and mental states, and higher consciousness. It also facilitates one's synchronization with the Earth and the Cosmos, balances the yin and yang energies, and establishes a more clear and in depth understanding of the spiritual, emotional, and mental aspects, providing for purification and clarity. Turquoise establishes a connection with the earth and sky energies, and has been used for bringing rain and cloud busting.
Turquoise is particularly effective for activating the brow, throat, heart, and sacral chakras, facilitating the expression of love and empowering one to communicate with genuine heartfelt sincerity. Turquoise activates and balances the brow chakra promoting understanding and wisdom, enhancing creativity and the intuition, and facilitating the psychic connection with the greater universal consciousness. Acting to stimulate and cleanse the throat chakra, turquoise enables open and clear communication, and inspires creative expression, serenity, spiritual bonding, and positivity. Turquoise serves to enable one to communicate clearly and succinctly, helping one to adapt one's expression in a way that is easily understood by those being addressed. At the heart chakra it enhances one's loving outlook and compassion, and encourages one to graciously and comfortably receive what others offer. Through the heart chakra, turquoise inspires love, kindness, and generosity. By activating the sacral chakra, turquoise enhances and balances the emotional processes and feelings, helps one to be present in the current moment, and allows for the experience of connection, intimacy, and pleasure.
Turquoise acts to promote spiritual harmony, to dissolve negativity and to impart positivity and peace, and enhances and assists the development of the intuitive and psychic abilities. Turquoise inspires compassion, patience, and benevolence, and increases one's awareness and appreciation of the beauty and sanctity of all things.
Turquoise is renowned in many cultures as a stone of protection. It inspires courage during new experiences which present uncertainty and unpredictability, promoting independence and providing reassurance and protection. It has been used to prevent experiencing accidents and to protect the body, material possessions, the home, and the environment. It is also useful for protecting one from environmental pollutants and electromagnetic radiation. Throughout history turquoise has been used to protect from the evil eye.
Turquoise is an excellent conductor of spiritual energy and connectivity. It increases and intensifies the aspects and effectiveness of meditation. It energizes and provides protection and grounding during astral travel and vision questing, helping to keep the conscious mind connected to the physical body while enhancing the synthesis with the spiritual realities and preventing disturbance from distractions and one's errant mental activity. Turquoise also serves to join those in the physical world together in harmony.
The energy of turquoise profoundly affects healing at all levels. It promotes the state of optimal health, harmony, and balance of energies in every aspect of one's being, addressing discordant energies and disorders of the physical body, of the mind, and of the emotions. Turquoise energizes and bolsters the body, and can be used to address the causes and symptoms of all forms of dis-ease.
Amethyst, due to its royal purple color, has long been a valued crystal despite being commonly available. Historically amethyst has been used to dispel intoxication and all aspects of overindulgence, including gambling, bad investing decisions, and overspending. Amethyst is used to dispel negative energies within one’s self, in others, in one’s environment, and in the earth. It protects from psychic and paranormal attack and negative thoughts directed at an individual, transforming the negative energy into loving positive energy and returning it to its source. Amethyst is also used for promoting prosperity and good fortune. Amethyst is used to amplify creativity and so is considered an excellent stone for artists of all mediums. Amethyst prompts, and helps one to combine, spiritual insight and intellectual reasoning, allowing for one to benefit from the results of this process by enabling the application of unconventional and original concepts, and through the successful completion of tasks and goals.
For centuries amethyst has retained its association of being a stone of spirituality, and as being an effective crystal to keep one grounded, and also oriented in spiritual thought. It is considered to be an excellent stone for attaining and maintaining a connection to the Divine, creating an energy of pious calm and instilling a sense of mental peace and quietude. Amethyst clears the aura of negative energy and forms a Light shield around the body which enables one to be clear, centered, and open to spiritual guidance at the same time. Amethyst is also used to expedite development of the intuition and psychic talents.
Other beneficial properties of amethyst in regards to emotional states include giving comfort during the experience of grief from loss, regulating excessive tendencies towards passion, and again, providing peace and a calming energy. It is effective at transforming negative energy to positive energy, allowing for the enhancement of inspiration and meditation. Amethyst also encourages one to take action, resulting in achieving one’s goals.
Mentally amethyst heightens intellectual perception and intelligence. It is used to attain wisdom and deeper understanding. Amethyst has been used to control and overcome evil thoughts, to enhance creative thinking, passion, imagination, and intuition, and for refining thought processes. Amethyst aids in the assimilation of new ideas and helps one to find focus and success.
Amethyst has been used as a protection stone for travelers to ward against treachery and surprise attacks, and is considered a powerful psychic stone of protection against witchcraft and black magic. Amethyst is also used to protect from disease and illness. It calms and soothes, relieves insomnia, and stimulates positive dream experiences while preventing nightmares.
Amethyst is considered to be one of the most effective healing crystals and is commonly used to alleviate headaches. Amethyst is particularly effective for treating disorders of the skin, digestive tract and stomach, heart, teeth, and skeletal structure, also helping to encourage proper posture. It boosts hormone production, and bolsters the immune system. It is useful for treating hearing disorders and the symptoms of tinnitus. Amethyst vitalizes the sympathetic nervous system and the endocrine glands, optimizing their functioning. It effectively reduces pain, swelling, bruising, and brings relief from headaches and migraines. An amethyst elixir can be used to treat arthritis, and for all other disorders as well.
The energy of tourmaline naturally cleanses, activates, and enhances the chakras and the energy centers of the physical body, as well as one's mental and emotional aspects.
Tourmaline facilitates insight and new ideas, and bolsters one's confidence in oneself. By enhancing comprehension of situations and issues where one may be ignorant, tourmaline helps one to diminish and release fears that may be inhibiting progress and personal expression.
Tourmaline brings equilibrium to the yin and yang energies, and also brings the aura, the mind, and the emotions into balance, aligning them with each other and with one's spiritual nature.
Throughout history various cultures have used tourmaline as a crystal of discernment to determine the actions required to achieve optimal results for situations. It has also been used to reveal the persons and issues which are responsible for the experiences of difficulties and disharmony. Aboriginal, African, and American Indian shamans utilized tourmaline for protection from all types of physical dangers, and for healing purposes. African shamans have also used it to dispel illusions and as a means of understanding and perceiving the aspect of an individual that is the part of the universal whole.
Tourmaline enables one to examine one's inner self with the understanding that what one experiences within is just as real as one's external experiences. It inspires perseverance and the will to endure, encouraging one to not only meet adversity with peaceful non-resistance, but to also maintain a positive and cheerful attitude, and assists one to surrender one's tendencies to feel persecuted, exploited, and victimized.
Tourmaline brings balance to the right and left hemispheres of the brain and acts to harmonize and intensify energies and actions directed toward healing and manifestation.
Silver, long associated with the moon and water, reflects and mirrors the soul, giving calm and balance. Used to “draw down the moon” during lunar ceremonies, it shares the moon energy and protects from negativity. Silver is considered to be directly connected with the spiritual aspects of life. Silver has long been used to work in combination with the energies of gemstones, absorbing, amplifying, and emulating energies of gems and enabling the fusion of the different energies and a smoother transference to the wearer. Silver allows the wearer to tune in to the energy vibrations and flow of the universe. Silver is associated with love, the emotions, and healing. Metaphysical and mystical uses of silver include enhancement of manifestation, good health, communication skills, perception, psychic and intuitive capabilities, connection between physical and astral bodies, and revelations in dreams.
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