HImalayan Crystal Quartz Cluster Information: This is the very best you can get. Clear and sparkling, with all the point tips perfect and undamaged. It is the only “Alive” Crystal Cluster (Crystal Group) said by healers. It is so clear and bright that you can almost feel the piezo electricity and other energies in and around it. Category: Carbonate, Calcite Chemical Formula: (SiO2) Silicon Dioxide Colour: Colourless Class: Silicate, Quartz Group Group: Hexagonal, rhombohedral terminations Formations: On geode base clusters. Also occurs as tall prismatic crystals, short stubby crystals, aggregates, and as rounded river worn stones Lustre: vitreous, translucent to transparent Cleavage: none Varieties: Amethyst, Chalcedony, Citrine, Milky Quartz, Quartz, Smokey Quartz, Coesite, Cristobalite, Keatite, Lechatelierite, Moganite, Stishovite Brief Description: A crystal cluster has many points emerging from the base. They can be small or very large and each one is unique. Crystal clusters radiate energy into the area around them and can also be used to absorb negative energy. Mythology: According to ancient astrologers, the portion of the month when the moon is on its increase is said to be the strongest time for scrying because of the magnetic pull between Rock Crystal and the moon. From traditional beliefs and scientific experimentation over the centuries, a good diet was recommended for crystal-gazers, as well as drinking an infusion of mugwort or chickory to improve iron levels in the blood. Usage: Use this crystal cluster to clean a room or other crystals. To clean another crystal or stone with a cluster, simply place the stone on the cluster and leave it overnight. Clusters have been used for healing, meditation and expanding the mind to touch the spirit world. Quartz crystals are used for protection and capturing and changing bad vibrations. The stronger Quartz crystal clusters are used to enhance harmony and cooperation and help the life force to be positive Metaphysical Properties: Clear Quartz is a master healer crystal, and may be used for any condition. It is thought to stimulate the immune and circulatory systems, enhancing energy flow and bringing the body into balance. It has been used to treat migraine headaches, vertigo, in stabilizing dizziness or motion sickness, and is believed to assist with metabolism, exhaustion, and weight loss.