Smoky Quartz(smoh - kee kwawrts)
What is Smoky Quartz?
Smoky Quartz Healing Properties and Benefits
Smoky Quartz Spiritual Properties and Benefits
Smoky Quartz Side Effects
Smoky Quartz Meaning: What Does Smoky Quartz Symbolize?
Varieties of Smoky Quartz
How To Cleanse Smoky Quartz?
Questions and Answers
Yes, Smoky Quartz is a hard crystal that can go in the water to be cleansed and charged.
No, Smoky Quartz is sensitive to UV light. If put in the sun for long periods, it will fade and become damaged.
Yes, Smoky Quartz can be cleansed in salt water for short periods.
Smoky Quartz can be paired with a range of crystals. To balance its grounding vibrations with spiritual energy, opt to pair your Smoky Quartz with Amethyst or Clear Quartz. To enhance its protective energy, pair Smoky Quartz with Black Tourmaline or Obsidian.
Your Smoky Quartz stone may change color if it has been left out in direct sunlight. It may also appear darker if it has picked up negative energy. If so, cleanse and charge the crystal to renew its powers.
As Smoky Quartz is rated high on the Mohs hardness scale, you can perform a scratch test to see if it is real or fake. Take a bit of glass or a copper penny to your stone and gently scrape it on its surface. If it leaves a mark, the Smoky Quartz is fake.
Smoky Quartz should be avoided if you are an Aries. Mars rules Aries, and Saturn is enemies of Mars.
Placing a Smoky Quartz by your windowsill or front door brings protection to your house.
Water can be used to clean Smoky Quartz.
Because Smoky Quartz is pretty common, it is usually not worth that much. However, larger specimens or specimens that contain other crystals are sought after and are worth more.
Interactions with Smoky Quartz
Smoky Quartz vs. Citrine
Because Saturn and Jupiter are neutral planets, you can wear these crystals together.
|Chakras||Root||Sacral, Solar Plexus, and Crown.|
Smoky Quartz vs. Amethyst
Amethyst and Smoky Quartz are both ruled by Saturn, which means you can use them together.
|Chakras||Root||Third Eye and Crown.|
|Ruling Planet||Saturn||Jupiter and Saturn.|
|Ruling Element||Earth||Air and Water.|
Smoky Quartz vs. Brown Topaz
As the ruling planets of Smoky Quartz and Brown Topaz are neutral, you can wear these stones together. As they both stimulate the Root Chakra, they enhance the grounding energy of each other.
|Crystal||Smoky Quartz||Brown Topaz|
|Ruling Element||Earth||Earth and Fire.|