As its name suggests, the Root Chakra is associated with your connection to the earth, yourself and those around you. Read on to discover our favourite crystals for the Root Chakra and their grounding, protective energies.
Black Tourmaline: For protection and grounding
October birthstone black tourmaline is thought to be a powerful protection and grounding stone. It is believed to absorb electromagnetic radiation making it an ideal stone to wear around computers and electrical devices. Used as a talisman as it is thought to protect against all types of dangers, black tourmaline is thought to strengthen the body and spirit, and keep negativity and bad luck away.
Garnet: For regeneration and vitality
January birthstone Garnet is known as the Stone of Regeneration. It is believed to help bestow regeneration, vitality and order into your life.
Black Onyx: For absorbing negative energies
Known as a powerful protection stone, July birthstone Onyx is believed to protect you against draining, negative energies by absorbing them. It is thought to assist in decision making and self-control, while enhancing your intuition and helping you though sorrow and grief.
Ruby: For passion and prosperity
Throughout history, July birthstone ruby has been considered the most magnificent of all gems. Known as the Stone of Nobility, it is thought to bring protection, passion and prosperity.
Obsidian: For truth and integrity
Known as a highly protective stone, obsidian is said to absorb environmental pollution and shield you from negative energies. It is thought to be connected to the root chakra and used to enhance grounding, truth and integrity.
Smoky Quartz: For grounding and anchoring
Known as the "Stone of Power", Smoky Quartz is thought to be a very versatile healing stone. It is believed to help you feel more grounded and anchored to the earth, and is also used for detoxifying and protection against electromagnetic pollution, geopathic stress and negative energies.
Our handmade genuine gemstone jewellery is available to order in each of these six crystals for the Root Chakra plus many more. Do you like to use crystals to help you feel more grounded and anchored to the earth? Let us know in the comments below!