Sphatik or the quartz crystal has very often been mentioned as a gift given to us by earth. As a primary function, while sphatik works well to induce positivity within an individual, it liberates one from all underlying fears or anger.
It is very often believed that Sphatik is possessed with a strong field of light and energy, and the same enables it to render a very strong protection against the negative vibrations that prevail in the environment. And when one adorns a sphatik mala, one becomes more affectionate and simply learns how to enjoy life.
Alternately with sphatik, one can fulfill one’s desires in life. One’s purpose in life is strengthened, one is able to get over stress, and this also enhances one’s natural healing abilities. With spahtik, it is known that one is able to balance, or centre in a better way.
SPHATIK (OR THE QUARTZ CRYSTAL) IS A POWER STONE
Sphatik is a power stone. It works towards boosting energy by absorbing and storing. And with sphatik, one could also work towards amplifying, focusing or transmitting energy. By using sphatik, one effectively balances the energy centers in the body.
Using a sphatik brings clarity to the mind; it works effectively towards dispelling negativity. And while sphatik can be used to purify and clarify on the spiritual, mental and physical planes, it is also a stone which induces harmony in our lives and the surrounding environment.
PRAYER BEADS AND THE SUMERU
In essence, the sphatik mala has very often been used by the worshippers of Lord Shiva. A very interesting concept associated with the Sphatik mala is regarding the Sumeru.
The bead which is attached to the tassel is known as Sumeru – This is also known as the crown bead. One of the key purposes of the Sumeru is to allow a worshipper to keep count while he chants the prayers or Mantras.
Sphatic mala has 108 prayer beads. One is required to start counting from the bead which is adjacent to the Sumeru, and as one reaches the 108th bead, one stops, and then one starts counting in reverse.
USES OF THE SPHATIK MALA IN OUR SPIRITUAL LIVES
By wearing the sphatik mala, one is able to regain peace in life and the stressed mind is calmed.
• As per Vedic Astrology, the crystal sphatik is said to be related to Venus.
• This is an ideal choice for meditational purposes and applications.
• The mala of sphatic is very often used for Japa for Goddess Maha Laxmi, Goddess Gayatri, Goddess Saraswati, Lord Rama, Sri Sai Baba, Lord Ganapati and Lord Shukra.
SPHATIK: THE HEALING CRYSTAL
Sphatik acts as a highly effective healing crystal, and the body heat reduces as an influence of sphatik. It is highly recommendable that one must wear a sphatik mala when one is suffering from fever. The mala allows an individual to get over headaches, and this also reduces stress and tension to a great extent.
SPHATIK MALA FOR CLEANSING THE AURA
It is known that sphatik cleanses the aura. The underlying mechanism is said to be the movement of ions through molecular structures of the sphatik crystal. And this works effectively for larger areas as well, which may extend to include our homes and workplaces.
So we could use a mala made from sphatic beads specifically for the purpose of healing our bodies. And by the aid of sphatik, one is able to enhance one’s intuitive powers as well.
ADORNING A SPHATIK MALA
Sphatik is quartz or the rock stone, and this is taken with deep regard in Astrology. Sphatik is also known as the ShivRatna and as one adorns a Mala made from sphatic beads, one comes across financial, mental and social gains.
When the Moon is wrongly placed in one’s birth chart, adorning a sphatik mala is particularly useful for an individual.
Pure Sphatik is transparent. It brings clarity to thoughts, and boosts the memory as well.
The right way to adorn a sphatik mala is
• On a Friday
• One must do 108 Jaaps (ritualistic recitations) of the mantra ‘Om Dhram Dhreem Dhrom Sah Shukraya Namah’ on Sphatik mala before adorning it.
A very important fact associated with the Sphatik Mala is that you could adorn the mala, and it can easily be adorned with any other gemstone, which you may have been wearing before you adorn the sphatik mala, or which you intend to wear after you adorn the Sphatik mala.