ETYMOLOGY: QUARTZ = comes from the Greek word "kristallos" meaning ice and "Hard" in Slavic.
CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Trigonal
PRINCIPLE OF FORMATION: Primary.
MINERAL CLASS: Oxides, groups quartz.
CHEMICAL FORMULA MINERAL ELEMENTS: SiO2.
HARDNESS: 7 on the Mohs scale.
MINERALOGY: It is a mineral composed of silica, is especially so in acidic igneous rocks but also in sedimentary and metamorphic rocks, .the laser quartz grows very fine naturally crystal tapers from the base to the end (tip) sides They are often curved shaping of a "wand".
MYTHOLOGY: The crystals are the oldest used by Mankind (civilizations like the Atlanteans and Lemurians).These crystals are found in South America where they were left there by the lemurs. The mexican holistic specialists know him as VARA LEMURIAN PSYCHIC SURGERY in South America as WAND ATLANTIS grab bar, shamans of North America call QUARTZ KNIFE, and TRIANGULAR ROD ATLANTIS, Celtic generate some very particular sound to chocarlas, sound like bells.
PROPERTIES: Help to concentrate to get our goals, channels and flows of energy leads to its highest point, fosters the spiritual projects, is a agran energy healing tool.
ZODIAC SIGN: Libra.
USES: Meditation, healing, collection, jewelery.