Crystals for Beginners: A Guide to Collecting & Using Stones & Crystals

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Llewellyn Worldwide, Nov 8, 2011 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 264 pages
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Crystals for Beginners makes it easy to learn about crystals and how to use their positive energy in a variety of practical ways. This friendly introductory guide explores crystal magic, folklore, and wisdom. It features an alphabetical guide to crystals, along with advice on collecting, cleansing, and charging them. Handy reference charts help you quickly find information on birthstones, zodiac stones, precious metals, and more. You can empower, clarify, and illuminate your life with the help of these beautiful gems.

  • Balance body, mind, and spirit
  • Calm and center emotions
  • Tap into inner wisdom
  • Amplify and focus energy
  • Experience richer dreams
  • Develop intuition and creativity
 

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Certified tarot master Kenner has created a tidy compendium on using crystals for metaphysical work. She starts with a credible and simplified scientific explanation of how crystals are formed and why ... Read full review

Contents

The Benefits of Working with Crystals
1
How to Use this Book
7
The Top Twenty Crystals for the Beginning User
9
Collecting Crystals
21
The Origins of Crystals Rocks and Stones
31
The Flowers of the Mineral Kingdom
37
How Crystals Work
41
Crystals and Color
57
Psychic Development and Divination
119
Scrying Channeling and Crystalomancy
125
The Twilight World of Crystals After Hours
133
Crystals and Astral Travel
137
Crystal Affirmations and Spells
141
Crystal Lucky Charms
145
Crystals for Health and Healing
149
An Alphabetical Guide to Crystals Rocks and Stones
175

Crystals in Their Natural Form
63
Carved and Polished Crystals
81
Getting to Know Your Crystals
87
The Care and Feeding of Crystals
93
Crystal Meditation
109
Quick Reference Guides
209
Glossary
221
Bibliography
231
Index
235
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About the author (2011)

Corrine Kenner specializes in bringing metaphysical subjects down to earth. Her work on the tarot is widely published, and her classes and workshops are perennial favorites among students in the Midwest. Corrine is a certified tarot master, and she holds a bachelor's degree in philosophy from California State University, Long Beach.


Corrine is the author of Tall Dark Stranger, a handbook on using tarot cards for romance, and Tarot Journaling, a guide to the art of keeping a tarot diary. She was also the creator of Llewellyn's Tarot Calendar. She is a contributor to the 2005, 2006, and 2007 editions of the Llewellyn Tarot Reader. A former newspaper reporter and magazine editor, Kenner edited Llewellyn's popular Astrological Calendar, Daily Planetary Guide, and Sun Sign Book. She is also the author of Crystals for Beginners.


Corrine has lived in Brazil, Los Angeles, and the Twin Cities of Minnesota. She now lives in the Midwest with her husband Dan and her daughters Katherine, Emily, and Julia.


You can find her website at www.corrinekenner.com.

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