Geology / History

This Quartz is named for the Aurora Borealis, the Northern Lights. They are named for the Goddess Aurora, the Goddess of the Sunrise. Also called Aurora Quartz, Rainbow Quartz or Rainbow Anandalite. Anandalite is not to be confused with the treated quartz also known as Aurora Quartz. This is a natural Crystal from the Himalayas, that at times exhibits a display of surface rainbow colours. Anandalite is a relatively new crystal on the market, first appearing in 2010.

Metaphysical Properties

As the stone of enlightenment this is a very high vibration crystal bringing joy & happiness.  Activates the bodies natural healing mechanisms & energy vibration healing throughout the whole body. Enhances self awakening & helps realise true potential & full fill destiny. Facilitates life force energy & releases emotional blockages in the way of spiritual enlightenment.  Works on all Chakras (energy centers). Aids connection to your higher knowing. The name is Sanskrit for Divine Bliss

. Use as a talisman when the desire is to find a way to transform and manifest the new. Aurora Quartz is a powerful Seeker used when one seeks to add stability & clarity to your life.

This crystal holds strong goddess energy. It offers us the best guide to the hidden world beyond understanding.

The perfect crystal for women to use in greeting a new day when they are in the process of transforming their lives. It will focus & amplify the universal life force. Gives strength for the day in endeavors to find a new path in your life.

Crystal Healing

Lungs, heart, lymphatic system & eyes

Mineralogy

Group Quartz: Silicate-Tectosilicate

Crystal System: Trigonal

Composition: SiO2

Form/Habit: Prismatic

Hardness: 7

Cleavage: None

Fracture: Conchoidal

Lustre: Vitreous

Streak: White

Specific Gravity: 2.65

Transparency: Transparent, translucent, opaque

R.I: 1.544 to 1.553

Colour: Colourless, Brown, Black. Green, Pink, Violet, White, Yellow, Orange, Purple

Birefringence: 0.009