Smoky quartz is a form of quartz that occurs naturally in shades of smoky gray and brown. A dark, almost opaque variant is called morion.
This stone is worn as an amulet, which strengthens the basic instincts of survival, helps to achieve personal and business goals and also helps to implement new ideas. It supports rational and pragmatic processes in brain, improves the organization of the mind, concentration and determination.
Smoky quartz increases enduration and helps when we are going through difficult times. At the same time, this gemstone can absorb and ground a significant amount of negative energy and thus protect us from it. The color of smoky quartz is created in nature by natural radiation and due this is smoky quartz traditionally considered as protective and cleansing stone, protecting against all types of harmful radiation and against electromagnetic smog.
Smoky quartz was a traditional sacred stone of Celtic druids, who drew the energy of pagan gods associated with the energy of the Earth for their rituals, and native North American shamans, who used it as a protective amulet against the dead sou
Country of origin: Brazil
Zodiac signs: Capricorn, Libra, Taurus, Scorpio