The Crown Chakra is the 7th chakra and is located at the top of your head. Also called Sahasrara or the crown lotus, it is represented by the colour violet, deep purple, white or gold. This is why, as you will see, white and light violet-coloured stones are some of the best and most popular choices to use for Crown Chakra healing.
Whether you are a novice or an expert in meditation work, using crystals can be an incredibly powerful addition to your practice. As you learn more about the best stones and crystals for your Crown Chakra, you will also heal parts that have been neglected and open up access to higher states of consciousness.
Why work on your Crown Chakra?
If you are meditating with Crown Chakra crystals or contemplating doing so, you are probably already on a spiritual journey. You have chosen to change your life and move towards a state of higher knowledge, consciousness, and self-realization.
One of the most important things to keep in mind is that working on your Crown Chakra requires that all other chakras be in alignment first. This is because a lot of high vibration crystals work together and stimulate all chakras from the heart up, that are focused on spirituality and healing.
When you chose to work on your Crown Chakra, you are choosing to improve the energy flow governing your body and how it travels through to everywhere else.
What does a blocked Crown Chakra feel like?
If an open Crown Chakra leads you closer to deeper understanding and spiritual awakening, a blocked Crown Chakra can lead to fearful and toxic thoughts that move you further away from your inner truth.
You may feel more pessimistic with the way your life is heading and exhibit cynical or rude behaviour out of the blue. Your friends and family may also comment that you have lost a bit of your energy or "flame" and are constantly tired.
As you work on rebuilding your Crown Chakra and correcting the imbalances, the fearful and guilty nature will be replaced with bliss and you will start to appreciate life around you once again.
Repairing a blocked or imbalanced Crown Chakra may also bring back confidence in yourself and your abilities to set new goals and dreams for the future. It will also stop destructive behaviours that were holding you back.
Crown Chakra Qualities:
- Higher consciousness
Read more: Basic Guide for the Seven Chakras
Best Crown Chakra Stones and Crystals
One of the most popular crystals for Crown Chakra work, Amethyst has an
intense high vibration and is one of the most powerful spiritual stones to use during your meditation. With its rich purple colour and calming nature, it will nourish and guide your inner light and guide you to where you need to be. This is a stone that you should have at hand at all times, especially if you struggle with destructive and addictive behaviour patterns or feel out of touch with the physical world and seek clarity.
The beautiful White Howlite stones allow you to meet your life goals and help
you when you are struggling or feeling lost in the world. Howlite is also known as a "guardian stone" for its powerful high vibrations that release blockages and promote relaxation and stress-free thoughts. When working on your Crown Chakra with Howlite, it will help you to cleanse your aura and open up communications lines and absorb negativity. A great stone to sleep with if you feel your mind raising and unable to slow down.
White Quartz AKA Snow Quartz is the ultimate Crown Chakra healer (and Master Healer in
general) and is a vital addition to your meditation practice. There are a variety of other Quartz stones you could use as well like Angel Aura Quartz. White Quartz works simultaneously on all 7 Chakras and encourages clarity of mind and thought. A powerful all-purpose stone that will allow you to unblock your Crown Chakra and radiate its positive energy. You may also wish to try Golden Healer Quartz, especially when dealing with past emotional or physical trauma.
Selenite is a Crown Chakra and Third-Eye stone. It is also one of the most
popular and well-known cleansing stones. With its unique ability to remove negativity and clear blockages, you may have already used Selenite to cleanse your other stones. Selenite is also often combined with Clear Quartz for extra protection of your auric field and enhanced spiritual guidance.
This enchanting milky white crystal is another option to use for Crown Chakra
mediation and healing work. It can also be used on your Third Eye and Solar Plexus Chakras. In addition to mediation work, having moonstone jewellery offers incredible protection. As the conductor of moon power, moonstone is linked to the metaphysical world and carries with it the raw and mystical powers of the beyond. This is one of the reasons moonstone is commonly used when you want to deepen your psychic abilities. Women also love moonstone for its gentle feminine energy that provides supports through hormonal changes and imbalances.
This light copper rose, and white crystal is named after the region of Aragon in
Spain. Aragonite Sputnik is one of the healing stones that closely resonates with the Crown Chakra and can help with stress, anger, and anxious minds. You may find this stone is often used in Kundalini Yoga as well, due to its powerful abilities to expand your spiritual consciousness and release blockages.
Labradorite is closely linked to the Crown, Third Eye and Throat Chakras and
has a mystical and magical quality and nature that is instantly recognizable when you include it in your meditation work. For Crown Chakra work, Labradorite opens up your antenna to the beyond and allows you to communicate and receive messages and be more receptive. Labradorite also acts as a shield, guarding your aura against negative energy and fighting any negative. self-thoughts.
Tips for Using Chakra Stones for Healing
We have given you a few ideas of the best Crown Chakra stones you can use during your practice. Here are some extra tips to keep in mind:
- Learn more about each stone and place it on your Crown Chakra during meditation work. Hold it in your hands or move it around your fingers as you focus your mind on something
- Pick your favourite stones so you can wear them as jewellery or carry them in your pockets
- Look at ways to introduce crystals around the house, your car, or other spaces that could benefit from healing energy as decorative pieces
As always feel free to reach out if you have any questions!
Love & Light,
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