Crown Chakra Stones & Crystals
The most powerful and popular stones for the Crown Chakra include Lepidolite, Scolecite, Indigo Gabbro, Selenite, Rutilated Quartz, Clear Apophyllite, Clear Calcite and white Agate. Some more rare crystals for the crown chakra would be Hypersthene, Charoite and Seraphinite.
About the Crown Chakra
The Sanskrit name “Sahasrara” is sometimes used to designate the Crown Chakra. It can translate as “Thousand petals”. A lovely way to describe our top chakra. At the top of the head, the Crown Chakra is our connection to the divine and from where we can achieve bliss. It enables abstract thinking, where boundaries between the material and formless are blurred and elements take on their true, natural state. Awakening our Crown Chakra removes cynicism and enlightens us to the most true state of the universe that we are a part of.
A wondrous purple stone, whose vibration is thought to stimulate positive coincidence or synchronicity. Lepidolite is an essential for the crown chakra, as it is our bridge to higher consciousness. Flashy white Mica inclusions can be desirable when intending to use Lepidolite to activate the crown chakra. Then a deeper or more solid purple stone will have a more relaxing effect ideal for deepening meditative states.
Selenite: Selenite is well know for its ability to cleanse the energy of other crystals. Reiki healers often use Selenite to cleanse negativity from the energy field before working on a client. In addition to its cleansing properties, Selenite can also assist the beholder to connect to the spiritual realm.
Hypersthene is a stone of clairvoyance, and so commonly associated with the third eye chakra, but Hypersthene is actually quite powerful for the crown chakra as well. An excellent stone for exploring and expanding one's consciousness. Many call Hypersthene the Answer Stone, because it is believed to help the beholder make difficult decisions or find solutions to long unanswerable questions or desires. For this reason, Hypersthene is also considered a stone of Manifestation and a powerful tool for discovering and fulfilling one’s dreams or life’s purpose.
A fairly rare crystal, Apophyllite's energy helps to reveal inter-dimensional awareness. This stone is sought to increase inner vision, channel Divine Guidance, and to communicate with one's Spirit Guides.
The metallic inclusions amplify the energy of the Quartz. Grounds light energy, into the physical body, which activates the higher mind and expands awareness.
Lapis Lazuli is a symbol of wisdom and truth. Deeply peaceful, Lapis provides wisdom into mystical realms and can enhance dream work. Lapis was one of the most prized stones throughout history; The sarcophagus of King Tutankhamen was inlaid with Lapis Lazuli. This stone is still highly sought after today. Lapis Lazuli comes in a mix of deep blue shades and is usually speckled with golden color created by Pyrite.
White Agate's energy assists with balancing positive and negative energy of the soul. This creates a harmony which assists in connecting to ones spirit guides and navigating the angelic realm.
More Crown Chakra Crystals & Stones
- Aura Quartz
- Clear Quartz
- Purple Fluorite
In general, white and clear crystals resonate with the crown chakra. 'High Vibration' crystals too, are desirable for raising ones energy levels and expanding consciousness.