R U T I L A T E D - Q U A R T Z
Zodiac stone: Leo & Taurus
Rutilated Quartz puts off an exceptionally high level of energy, and is said to bring physical and mental balance and stability. It helps with manifesting faster, receiving guidance, insight and inspiration. Rutilated Quartz is one of the best crystals for bringing out talent, particularly in the areas of creative crafts and performing in public. In the workplace / life, it also is said to encourage people to remain positive, regardless of what they are going through. Each stone is said to contain a guardian spirit who will protect the owner or user from harm.
Various names have been given in different traditions to describe what appears to be golden hair within this crystal, for example Angel Hair, and Rutilated Quartz is an excellent angel communication crystal. Its is also called Golden Hair of the Roman Love Goddess Venus or the Viking Goddess of Beauty Freya; the Goddesses' golden hair was preserved by the earth spirits when it was cut, because they could not bear to see it thrown away.
Rutilated Quartz' affirmation is: It is never too late to follow a dream. Energy flows where intention goes.