1. How do crystals work?
    Ans - Crystals are believed to work by interacting with and balancing the energy fields in and around our bodies. Each crystal has a unique energetic vibration that can affect our physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. When we use crystals, their vibrations may help to clear energy blockages, promote healing, and enhance our overall sense of balance and harmony.

  2. How can I choose the right crystal for me?

Ans -  We say crystals choose you, you don't choose them. 

           The crystal that attracts you will be the one you need!

  1. Can anyone use crystals?
    Ans - Crystals are for everyone! Whether you're interested in their beauty, their potential healing properties, or simply enjoy having them around, anyone can use crystals in various ways to enhance their life.

  2. How do I know if a crystal is authentic?
    Ans - To determine if a crystal is authentic, consider its weight, texture, and colour consistency. Genuine crystals often have natural imperfections, while synthetic ones may appear too perfect. You can also opt for fire test, water test or temperature tests. 

  1. How do crystals relate to the chakras, and how are they used in chakra balancing?
    Ans - Crystals are believed to align with specific chakras, energy centres in the body. Each crystal's energy corresponds to a chakra, and they're used in chakra balancing to remove blockages and promote healing. Placing corresponding crystals on or near the chakras during meditation or energy work is a common method for restoring balance and harmony.

  2. How often should one cleanse and recharge crystals, and what are effective methods for doing so
    Ans - Cleanse and recharge your crystals regularly, especially if you use them often or feel they've picked up negative energy. Here are quick methods: 
  • Running Water - Rinse under running water. 
  • Sunlight - Leave them in sunlight for a few hours. 
  • Moonlight -  Leave them out overnight during a full moon.
  • Saltwater Bath -  Submerge in water mixed with sea salt.
  • Smudging - Pass through sage smoke. 
  • Sound - Use singing bowls or bells. 
  • Visualisation -  Envision bright white light cleansing them.

  1. How do crystals differ from gemstones?

Ans - Crystals and gemstones both come from minerals but differ in their formation, composition, and use. Crystals form distinct shapes naturally, often used for healing and spiritual purposes. Gemstones are cut and polished for jewellery and decoration, prized for their beauty and rarity.

  1. Do we wear crystals only according to the Zodiac?
    Ans - No, wearing crystals isn't limited to the zodiac. Many people choose crystals based on personal preferences, intentions, or energetic needs, rather than solely relying on astrological signs. Here are our recommendations in case you would want to wear according to your Zodiac Sign - link (https://bodhgemandcrystals.com/blogs/post/crystals-for-every-zodiac-sign)

  2. What are the practical benefits & uses of incorporating crystals into daily life?
    Ans - Incorporating crystals into daily life can offer practical benefits such as promoting relaxation, enhancing focus, boosting energy levels, and supporting emotional well-being. They can be used in meditation, placed in living spaces for positive energy, worn as jewellery for personal empowerment, or carried for a sense of grounding and protection.

  1. What is the significance and purpose of wearing crystal jewellery?

Ans - Wearing crystal jewellery is believed to provide energetic support, promote intention setting, offer protection, and enhance style, making it both a fashion statement and a personal energetic accessory.

  1. Will crystals in jewellery form have the same effect?
    Ans - Yes, crystals in jewellery form can still have a beneficial effect, as they are worn close to the body and can interact with your energy field. However, the intensity of their effect may vary depending on factors such as the size of the crystal, its quality, and your personal connection to it.

  2. Q: Can crystals have negative effects?
    Ans - While crystals are typically safe to use, if you find that a crystal isn't resonating with you or feels uncomfortable, it's perfectly fine to stop using it. Trust your instincts and choose crystals that align with your energy and feel good to you.

  3. Do different shapes of crystals have different properties or uses?

Ans - Different shapes of crystals are believed to have unique properties and uses. For example:

  • Pointers are used for directing energy.
  • Clusters radiate energy in all directions.
  • Spheres promote balance and clarity.
  • Pyramids are associated with stability and manifestation.
  • Tumbled stones are versatile for various purposes.
  • Wands are used for directing energy and clearing blockages.
    to know more in detail - https://bodhgemandcrystals.com/blogs/post/shapes-of-crystals

  1. How can I enhance creativity or inspiration through the use of specific crystals?
    Ans - Certain crystals, like Citrine or Carnelian are believed to enhance creativity and inspiration. Keeping them nearby while working, meditating with them, or wearing them as jewellery can help stimulate creativity and spark new ideas.

  2. How do I know if a crystal is working for me?
    Ans - You'll likely feel subtle shifts in your energy, mood, or mindset when a crystal is working for you. Trust your intuition and pay attention to any changes in your thoughts, emotions, or physical sensations while using the crystal.

  3. How do crystals relate to the elements (earth, air, fire, water) and their energies?
    Ans - Crystals are associated with the elements and their energies: 
  • Earth: Grounding crystals like hematite or jasper connect with stability and growth.
  •  Air: Clear quartz or selenite align with mental clarity and communication.
  • Fire: Carnelian or sunstone resonate with passion, creativity, and action.
  • Water: Aquamarine or moonstone embody emotions, intuition, and fluidity.

  1. Where should we keep our crystals?
    Ans - Keep your crystals in places where you spend time, such as your bedroom, office, or living room. Display them on shelves, desks, or tables, or carry them in your pocket or purse for easy access and personal connection.

  2. Can crystals be gifted?
    Ans - Yes, crystals make wonderful gifts! They can be given to friends, family, or loved ones for various occasions like birthdays, holidays, or special milestones. Just ensure the crystal resonates with the recipient's energy and intentions for the gift.

  3. What should we do with the broken crystal?
    Ans - If a crystal breaks, you can still honour its energy and significance. Some options include:
  •  Repurpose it into smaller pieces for jewellery or crafting.
  •  Bury it in the earth as a way of returning it to nature.
  •  Keep it in a special place as a reminder of its significance and the lessons it brought.

  1. Are there any cultural or spiritual beliefs associated with crystals?
    Ans - Crystals hold cultural and spiritual significance across many traditions, from ancient civilizations to modern New Age spirituality, often used for healing, protection, and connection with the natural world.