For centuries, since the Celtic Druids’ time, the crystal ball has been shrouded in a veil of occult energy and power. One of the most common visual associations with a clear quartz crystal ball today is the image of a psychic reader gazing into a crystal ball to foretell a person’s future or access the past.
For ancient soothsayers and scryers, the crystal ball is not the only tool to access hidden info. Almost all-natural elements—especially fire and water—use to open windows into another dimension. Unlike fire and water, though (which need special circumstances to activate for a seer’s purpose), the crystal ball view as a powerful, lifelong tool for the skilled practitioner, always available to help.
Why Is a Crystal Ball So Special?
The crystal ball has the energy of harmony and perfection owing to its spherical shape—the superior shape since ancient times. The ball also draws upon quartz crystal properties. A high quality, the clear crystal ball will anchor the energy of light in a very harmonious, smooth and constant motion.
In feng shui, the art of placement and energy flow through space, a crystal ball can bring a liquid quality of the most subtle healing energy to any space, including a home, office or garden. The ball’s energy can calm and neutralize many negative emotions while putting the mind to better use, eliminating worries about the future to envision a better one.
Feng Shui Properties
In feng shui, crystal balls are used to bring harmonious, calming energy to any space. If a house has many arguments, place a clear quartz crystal ball in the living room to soothe and clear the energy. Crystal balls can also use in a business setting to smooth the edges of chaotic, competitive energy and make it more productive.
To amplify the power of a crystal ball in your feng shui applications, you can use various crystals, such as rose quartz, citrine, amethyst, or clear quartz. A black obsidian sphere will bring a powerful, grounding energy (excellent for business), while a rose quartz crystal ball will create a gently soothing, loving, and nourishing energy (excellent for a bedroom or children’s room).
Where to Place It
Depending on your needs, you will place the crystal ball in an area that needs more harmony, light, and fresh energy. Some common feng shui uses of the crystal ball are in the following Bagua areas of your home:
- Love and marriage area (southwest)
- Personal growth and self-cultivation area (northeast)
- Children and creativity (west)
- The heart of the home (centre)
How to Choose One
Crystal balls are from crystals experts in many countries, from Brazil to India. Many crystal balls on the market are famous:
Choose a crystal with the energy that speaks to you. Certain crystals have specific properties. For example, rose quartz is for love energy (to attract love, nourish it, or heal a broken heart). Smoky quartz is for the ground and brings stability. Meanwhile, clear quartz is an overall healing crystal that can charge and use to help accomplish various goals.