Crystal Light Therapy…
The attributes of crystals have been recognised and used for thousands of years. They were originally used by medics and natural healers of the ancient Vedic, Mayan and Hebrew cultures. Click on the gemstone name below to discover the associated properties of the crystals in the Gemcups provided with each Theragem™.
To find out about the properties of the crystals in the supplementary Gemcups available separately from Medica Health International, see Gem Cup Accessories – Crystal Attributes.
Physical: Emerald emits healing frequencies of the green ray that lower skin and body temperature and are used to treat conditions where too much heat is present, such as burns, fevers, arthritis, asthma, eczema, anorexia, irritable bowel syndrome, stomach ulcers, diarrhoea and cystitis. In the ancient Vedic culture emeralds are associated with Mercury, the planet of nerves, intellect, memory, creative ability and mind and have been proven for thousands of years to have the power to cure all sorts of eye and ear troubles, forgetfulness, epilepsy, stammering, insanity and nervous disorders.
Mental, emotional, spiritual: Emerald is a stone of love and romance. It brings and enhances joy, cleansing, clairvoyance, memory and faith. It also benefits intuition and communication, and promotes truthfulness. Emerald is associated with the heart chakra.
Physical: Blue Sapphire emits a cool, soothing, analgesic blue light energy that in modern day medical trials have been used successfully in the treatment of pain, skin diseases, migraines, heartburn, rheumatism, lack of appetite, bloating of the stomach, insomnia, hearing problems, etc. It counteracts the fast beta brain waves associated with nervous disorders and increases endorphin production. It can be used as a sedative. Indra-Neel (Sanskrit for blue sapphire) in the Vedic tradition is associated with Saturn and is believed to have miraculous and magical powers in healing all sorts of diseases of the brain and stomach. It can treat diarrhoea, dysentery, gastric ulcers, nervous disorders, heart troubles, paralysis, Parkinson's disease, arthritis and insanity. The stone strengthens concentration, precision and perfection in any activity.
Mental, emotional, spiritual: Sapphire is a stone of creative expression, intuition and meditation and enhances all of these. Sapphire is beneficial for mental clarity and depression, and is associated with the brow chakra.
Physical: Ruby emits warm red rays, raising the skin and body temperature and increasing the metabolic rate, circulation and muscle tension. It is beneficial for clients with a large, heavy body type and a slow, cold energy level, and can help those with heart troubles, loss of blood, tuberculosis, indigestion, prolonged fevers, and diabetes. In the Vedic tradition ruby is associated with the Sun and is extremely hot, releasing hot waves in the form of red cosmic rays. It is commonly used for treating ulcers, bone disorders, arthritis, blood diseases, anaemia and general weakness.
Mental, emotional, spiritual: Ruby brings integrity, devotion and happiness. It also enhances generosity and brings prosperity. Ruby brings and increases romantic love. Ruby is a stone that has been known to be very protective of home, worldly possessions, children, and psychic protection. It is a stone of high energy and power that promotes healing on all levels. Ruby is associated with the root chakra.
Physical: Carnelian has been used to heal open sores, rejuvenate tissues and cells, rheumatism, kidney stones and other kidney problems, gall stones, colds, pollen allergies and neuralgia.
Diamond is known as the ‘king’ of gemstones and being clear, contains all the rays of light. As such, it can treat a wide variety of ailments, though its main use is for the balancing and enhancement of the body’s metabolism. It clears ‘fog’ from one’s mind and counteracts the effects of poisons in the body. Diamonds, when mixed with another gemstone, increase the energy of that gemstone.
Mental, emotional, spiritual: Carnelian is a stone of creativity, individuality and courage. Like all agates, it has protective energies and can protect from anger, jealousy and fear. It can aid memory, including recall of past lives. It can assist one in finding the right mate and help with manifestation of one’s desires, bringing good luck. Carnelian can help ease or remove sorrows and can stabilize energies in the home. It is associated with the root and sacral chakras.
Diamond is a stone that bonds relationships and enhances love. It brings longevity, particularly to relationships, balance, clarity and abundance. It can amplify one’s thoughts, strengths and weaknesses. It gives one who wears or carries it courage and hope. Historically, crushed diamond has been used as a cure for many ailments.