Rutilated Quartz belongs to the group of Silicate-tectosilicates found as well formed crystals or as stream rounded fragments. Rutilated Quartz contains reddish-brown and/or yellow rutile (titanium dioxide) inclusions that grow in acicular, prismatic, slender strands that look like fine hairs or golden “needles” suspended inside clear quartz.
Rutilated Quartz is also known as Venus’ hairstone or Angel’s Hair. The name Rutile comes from the Latin rutilis meaning “red” or “glowing.” Rutile and quartz are rated at different levels of hardness on the Mohs scale, Quartz hardness is rated at 7 and Rutile rated at 6-6.5. Rutilated Quartz has a vitreous luster and is generally transparent to nearly opaque depending on the number of rutile needles found within the stone. Rutilated Quartz is found in Russia, Australia, Brazil, Madagascar, and in the USA.
Rutilated Quartz Crystal is an effective integrator of energy at any level. Rutile intensifies the energetic impulse of Quartz Crystal and is a very efficient vibrational healer. Spiritually, Rutilated Quartz Crystal is said to have a perfect balance of cosmic light and to be a tool for enlightening the soul, promoting spiritual growth and creative power.
Rutilated Quartz Crystal facilitates the connection for spiritual guidance and assists in one’s alignment with the flow of graceful action. Rutilated Quartz removes negative energy and purifies toxic thoughts. Rutilated Quartz allows for the release of past issues and resistance one may encounter on their spiritual path. Rutilated Quartz may help mental focus and clarity, as well as, assisting one in following through on ideas or plans. Rutilated Quartz Crystal facilitates transformation as it helps one to identify the source of a problem, fosters forgiveness for self and others, and opens one to a new direction or viewpoint.
It provides protection against psychic attacks. Rutilated Quartz crystal helps one to discern if a person or situation has good or bad “vibes.” Rutilated Quartz soothes dark moods and act as antidepressant relieving fears, phobias, and anxiety. It brings a joyful vibration into the energetic field helping to “lighten the load” when life’s responsibilities and circumstances seem a bit overwhelming.
Rutilated Quartz Crystal facilitates the ability to tap into the invisible energy current that surrounds all of us and the earth. Rutilated Quartz helps one to open up to previously unimaginable potentials and to realize the capacity to communicate with all aspects of self – mind, body, spirit and with all other life beings (seen and unseen) spontaneously. Rutilated Quartz is programmable and amplifies intentions, affirmations, emotions, pure consciousness, and manifestation.
Rutilated Quartz Crystal has a vitality that is helpful for chronic conditions and for impotence and infertility. Rutilated Quartz Crystal is excellent for exhaustion and energy depletion. Rutilated Quartz is helpful in the treatment of respiratory tract issues and bronchitis, stimulates and balances the thyroid, and repels parasites. Rutilated Quartz Crystal stimulates growth and regeneration in cells and repairs torn tissues. Rutilated Quartz Crystal’s energetic vibrations may be helpful in the absorption of toxins released from mercury-amalgam fillings.
Rutilated Quartz Crystal is helpful for therapists and counselors as it filters negative energy from a client and at the same time supports their energy field during emotional release and confrontation with the darker psyche. It is also very helpful in past-life healing as it may provide insight into past events that affect present circumstances.
Rutilated Quartz Crystal is a wonderful crystal tool as it cleanses and energizes the aura, aids astral travel, scrying and channeling.
Rutilated Quartz Crystal is a great crystal tool for artists or writers as it may be helpful in receiving and directing spiritual inspiration for creative projects.
In crystal healing or grid work, Rutilated Quartz facilitates the opening of the Auric field to allow healing. Rutilated Quartz works with the etheric field releasing blockages and repairing tears in the energy body before they manifest physically. Rutilated Quartz harmonizes and aligns all of the chakras. When placed on the third eye chakra, Rutilated Quartz Crystal enhances intuition, the power of manifestation and metaphysical sight.
For Gaia Healing, Rutilated Quartz may be placed in an area of disturbed Earth energy to help heal and neutralize areas of geopathic stress and protect against electromagnetic smog.
The energy of Rutilated Quartz harmonizes well with all members of the Quartz family. For extra psychic protection and grounding, combine Rutilated Quartz with Sugilite, Black Tourmaline, Obsidian or Jet.