Crystals For Dealing with Cravings

Crystals for Dealing with Cravings

Cravings

Beating Temptation

We have so many temptations in our life. Most of these temptations are fine in moderation but excess indulgence can sometimes be an issue. Whenever we try to stop this newly formed or long term bad habit we get struck with a frustrating side effect, cravings. You may be surprised to know that healing crystals can lessen and even completely rid you of cravings! This can be anything from food, alcohol, cigarettes, or drugs. When you want to kick the habit, you have to kick the cravings too. Please note, if you have a serious alcohol or drug addiction please seek the advice of your doctor or immediate emergency medical treatment before drying to detox on your own. For 24 hour, 7 day a week drug and alcohol addiction help please call 1-800-447-9081.

In order to move past these cravings you need a bright and powerful color ray in your corner. That color is none other than orange. Orange is a most amazing color. It is one of nature’s most powerful colors. It is a color that nature uses on a vast canvas. The passion of the red ray has an almost multiplicative effect in the orange ray as it combines with the happy elements of gold. Orange is a happy, outgoing, and sharing color. It brings things and people together. It integrates the parts of our communal lives.

Use Orange Crystals

Orange Crystals

Orange Symbol

Orange Colored Crystals Bring You Joy, Friendship, Pleasure, and Family Togetherness

Orange crystals bring you fulfillment, joy, pleasure, dealing with depression and sorrow, and overcoming grief. These are all very important steps in the process of quitting something and dealing with the cravings that come after the fact. Some of the other uses of orange crystals include focusing our energy to overcome distrust, timidity, or shyness. These antisocial behaviors make friendships suffer. Use an orange crystal when you want to focus your energy on developing outgoing, caring, and friendly behaviors. The strength of the red rays joined with the powerful fire of the gold rays give the orange crystals the powers to combine, integrate, and unite. Orange is the color of physical pleasure.

A crystal with a color orange so bright it looked like it was picked from a sunset is Spessartine. The energies of Spessartine vibrate at a high rate, imparting a willingness to help others and strengthening the heart. It enhances analytical processes and the rational mind. Spessartine is used emotionally to activate the analytical processes of the mind, to alleviate fears and provide confidence to change one's life. Spessartine Garnet restores the natural awareness of hunger and thirst and what is sufficient when physical sensations have been overridden by emotional factors and the need for comfort. Spessartine assists in overcoming fear of new experiences, and encouraging one to be more impulsive, spontaneous and intuitive. It helps alleviate fear of failure and gives confidence to take new paths and change one's life. This makes it a wonderful crystal to not only get over your addiction but kick the cravings away too!

Another crystal that has been used for hundreds of years in Carnelian. Carnelian is orange Chalcedony, a crypto crystalline quartz. It is an ancient stone with a rich history of use in many cultures. Carnelian in the ancient text is noted to derive its powers from the Sun and from Venus. Also called Odem, in ancient Egypt hieroglyphic texts from The Book of the Dead were engraved on amulets of carnelian. Modern writers find that Carnelian has the power to build confidence and increase our zest for life. It builds courage and strength of purpose. If you seek the power of Isis, and the power of the Sun to build your self-confidence and find ways to achieve your potential, wear a carnelian. The courage and strength brought with Carnelian is essential to dealing with and overcoming cravings. The self-confidence it also brings with give you an added boost, you will feel confident in your ability to beat this.

Spessartine

Spessartine

This orange Spessartine, with is associated with the Second Chakra, the Sacral Chakra. The Sacral Chakra is located below the naval and above the pubic bone at the front of the pelvis. It controls the flow of energy and is the center of gravity of the body. It is the center of the Life Force of the body. When it is out of balance the symptoms will manifest themselves as confusion, over dependency on others, repression of feelings, inability to feel joy, fear of sensuality or sex, and frustration and bitterness.


Carnelian

Carnelian

Carnelian is a Seeker Transformer Crystal. As a talisman, Carnelian an ancient talisman of luck. It drives away evil, will move a man to love and brings women hope and comfort in pain. The wearing of Carnelian is recommended by the Lapidario of Alfonso X published in 1881 for those who have a weak voice or are timid in speech. A famous imam, Jafar taught that this stone would bring satisfaction to the desires of any who wore it.



What Authors Say About Crystals

What Other Authors Say

Fire Agate

Fire Agate
Judy Hall suggests clear Fire Agate which is beneficial in self-analysis and uncovering hidden circumstances that might interfere with well-being.

Holding a Fire Agate encourages introspection, effortlessly bringing up inner problems for resolution. It helps to eliminate cravings and destructive desires and can be useful in treating addictions.

  line

Amethyst

Amethyst
Michael Gienger recommends Amethyst which is a wonderful talisman for use in the creative arts. If you paint, draw, sculpt, write, or create in any way,

Amethyst encourages sobriety and awareness. It helps us face up to all experiences, even unpleasant ones, and encourages conciously dealing with perception.

  line

In Summary

When cravings start to affect your life, you need to find tools to not only deal with them but beat them. Cravings generally stem from addiction. This could be an addiction to cigarettes, food, drugs, alcohol, or more. When you try to quit anything addicting, cravings are usually to follow. The success of your quitting can greatly depend on how well you deal with the cravings. They can be very hard and tough to get through. However, you can use the power of bright and joyful orange crystals to help you overcome and beat your cravings once and for all. We suggest using orange Spessartine and Carnelian. You can also try crystals that other authors recommend such as Fire Agate and Amethyst.

References

Crystal Power, Crystal Healing

Crystal Power, Crystal Healing
Crystal Power, Crystal Healing
Gienger, Michael

(United Kingdom:
Blanford 1998)

The Crystal Bible

Crystal Bible
The Crystal Bible
Hall, Judy

(Cincinnati, OH:
Walking Stick Press, 2003)

Crystal Vault

Items 1 to 12 of 537 total

per page

Grid  List 

Items 1 to 12 of 537 total

per page

Grid  List