Facts, history, legend
Rutilated quartz is rock crystal with needles like inclusions which create interesting and attractive effects in the gem. Other inclusions (like tourmaline, gold, silver, etc.) also create breathtaking effects in the rock crystal.
The look of the stone has long amazed people and was a reason for other names been associated with the gem – “Venus hear,” fleches d’amour (“arrows of love”), pencils of Venus, Cupid’s net, Cupid’s arrows; it also known under the name of needlestone and sagenite.
Rutilated quartz believed to bring calming effect to the psyche and assist in relaxation and healthy sleeping. In gemstone therapy it said that this stone promotes self-healing, removes mental blocks, and stimulates the thinking process.
The power of rutilated quarts, like any quartz, can be used to magnify the energy of any intention or affirmation. It helps mental focus and clarity, assisting to achieve the goal. This is a good stone for increase person’s joy and creativity.
ZODIAC SIGN: Leo, Gemini, Taurus