Rutile / Rutilated Quartz Crystal Properties & Powers
This stone is a consists of Clear Quartz that naturally contains naturally occurring needle-like strands of Rutile ( a material made of titanium dioxide). Its also known by the names of “Rutilated Quartz”, “Hair of Venus”, ” Golden Hair Quartz” or “Red Hair Quartz”.
The Rutile strands inside the Quartz are found in different colors, most commonly golden brown, copper, red brown, black, silver. The benefits vary depending on the color of the Rutile strands, for example, black and red Rutile Quartz are said to aid more with physical ailments, while silver and gold Rutile strands enhance the mind faculties, like intuition. But regardless of the strand color, the combination of the vibrations of Clear Quartz and Rutile, make this stone a mighty tool for your body, mind and soul.
In general, Rutilated Quartz is a great promoter of spiritual growth. It acts like an antidepressant because it releases an exceptionally high level of positive energy that soothes dark moods and draws off negative energies and emotional diseases like fear, phobias, anxiety, self loathing, depression, loneliness and guilt. It is an uplifting stone that infuses you and your surrounding environment with great joy.
Rutile Quartz Meaning & Properties
- Manifestation of desires
- Illuminates the soul
- Cleanses and energizes
- Removes barriers to spiritual growth
- Filters negative energy from environment
Rutile Quartz as a Metaphysical Element
- Zodiac: Gemini, Taurus, Leo
- Planet: Uranus
- Element: Air, Fire
- Chakras: All Chakras, but its energy works particularly well within the Solar Plexus
- Crystal System: Trigonal