Many crystals and gemstones can be used to help us with grounding, and are nicknamed ‘grounding crystals’. Their qualities and attributes assist us to re-group our energies and dispel accumulated negative vibrations allowing for protection, clarity, balance and equilibrium within the mind, body and soul.
To ground with crystals all we need to do is have them around us. They can be worn as jewelery, carried in a pocket or handbag, be placed around our home and office, in our cars and other places we frequent, and can be applied (or layered) upon the body during meditation. There are a variety of crystals for grounding.
Black Obsidian increases awareness and dispels illusions so that we are able to be more grounded in day to day reality. Black obsidians are excellent grounding crystals.
Hematite is a stone of iron ore and generally presents as black or red. Hematite invokes emotional grounding and balances opposing energies. Hematite assists with focusing the mind and brings peace and balance, enabling one to deal effectively with emotional situations. Hematite dissolves negativity and has powerful balancing qualities making them excellent crystals for grounding.
Onyx provides inner strength in times of emotional turmoil and assist with standing your ground, particularly when personal principles are being threatened or challenged.
Smoky Quartz aids with grounding and allows one to see past the material and physical in order to focus upon the spiritual aspects.
Black Kyanite is an excellent crystal for grounding as it resonates with the higher frequencies. Black Kyanite can also be used for attuning the chakras and repairing the aura.
Bloodstone is a form of quartz that often presents as dark green with red flecks through it. Bloodstone is an excellent crystal to use for purification of surroundings and the Self.
Garnet is seen in various colors, although the most common is red. Garnet has stabilizing and balancing effects as it breaks through chaotic emotions, thoughts and surrounding energies, making them very powerful grounding crystals.
Red Jasper brings tranquillity and wholeness and is an excellent stone to use for protecting oneself as it has gentle calming and grounding effects. Jasper is also a crystal that aids with the completion of projects.
Rubies release blocked energy, clean and clear blocked chakras and offer protection against psychic attack. This makes them excellent crystals for grounding.
Yellow Flourite gives us a sense of inner-peace and enhances mental clarity, and is a powerful crystal for grounding ourselves.
Tigers’ Eye encourages a positive outlook and attitude and promotes optimism and confidence. This makes Tigers’ Eye a wonderful grounding crystal.
Clear Quartz is one of the most powerful healing crystals as it releases and regulates energy on the physical and mental dimensions. Clear quartz also cleans, clears and enhances the subtle (or etheric) bodies, making them powerful crystals for grounding.
Citrine dissipates negative energies and promotes inner calm, whilst balancing Yin and Yang. Citrine cleanses the aura and aligns the etheric body with the physical, making Citrine wonderful crystals for grounding.
Grounding crystals assist us with balancing ourselves and our emotions and offer us protection, inner clarity and a sense of being. Grounding crystals bring healing and equilibrium to the mind, body, soul and spirit.