Naz's Crystal Horoscopes 12th - 18th November 2017
Prized for centuries, this powerfully protective crystal has captured the hearts of everyone - from artists and jewellers, to sculptors and healers - and was often used to create masks, weapons and sculptures. Like this beautiful crystal - which is so easily chipped and broken - this bewitching crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling very sensitive this week. Nurture the child within - and fall in love with the skin you're in - by placing an Obsidian by a photo of yourself as a child.
Taking its name from the Greek word 'selenites', meaning 'moon stone', this spellbinding crystal is often associated with the Polynesian Moon Goddess, Hina Hine - who is thought to have become so distressed by her controlling brother, she flew to the moon to live in peace! Like this beautiful goddess - who was so tragically hurt by the people she loved - this enchanting crystal suggests you may need to distance yourself from a friend or family member this week.
Synonymous with love and beauty, this enchanting crystal was highly prized by the Irish - who often associated the gem with the Irish Sun and Moon Goddess, Aine. Like this mischievous goddess - who is thought to have turned herself into a beautiful fairy to bewitch the hearts of innocent men - this stunning crystal suggests someone may try to fool you into believing they’re something they’re not this week. Prevent their lies and deceit from making you weep by keeping a Topaz crystal nearby.
Cancer: Tiger's Eye
Known as the ‘stone of strength, bravery and courage’, this enchanting crystal is thought to help with everything - from boosting your confidence and protecting you from envy, to shielding you from evil and protecting your family. Often referred to as the ‘wolf stone’, it’s thought to watch over you (like a guardian angel), and protect you from other people’s lies and deceit. Thought to reveal a person’s true colours within a day, it suggests you may need to be very careful who you trust this week.
Often referred to as the ‘Martyr’s stone’, this beautiful crystal was highly revered by ancient Christians, who associated the gem with Jesus Christ’s crucifixion, and believed his sacred blood had stained the stone red. Symbolising inner-strength and bravery, it suggests you may find yourself feeling very torn between your heart and mind when it comes to believing a friend, colleague or family member’s words this week. Prevent their shadiness from affecting your happiness by keeping a Bloodstone nearby.
Thought to comfort the lonely - and heal our melancholy - this mesmerising crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling slightly isolated from the people around you this week. Unanswered messages to friends and loved ones may leave you feeling very anxious, and someone’s distant behaviour could upset you greatly too. Wave your worries goodbye - and keep your spirits high - by holding a Lepidolite crystal by your heart, or placing one in your home or work place.
With a magical history - dating back to the 18th century - this spellbinding crystal has captured people’s hearts for centuries, and was once thought to have fallen from the Northern Lights. Synonymous with transformation, it suggests you may see a very different side to someone around you this week. Shocking outbursts from friends and loved ones may leave you feeling very unsettled, and you may need to watch what you say around a colleague or family member too.
Scorpio: Smoky Quartz
This stunning crystal is often associated with the Greek Goddess of Wisdom, Hecate - who is thought to have been so shiny and luminous, she was almost invisible! Like this enchanting goddess - who spent her lifetime helping and protecting others - this enchanting crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling feeling more invisible than Casper the Friendly Ghost this week! Nurture your heart and mind - and leave your insecurities behind - by keeping a Smoky Quartz by your side.
Known as the ‘stone of truth’, this mesmerising crystal suggests a friend, colleague or loved one could surprise you with their shocking views or beliefs this week. Heated exchanges with friends, partners and family members may leave you feeling very frustrated, and someone’s selfish behaviour could really drive you up the wall too. Prevent their negativity from driving you crazy by keeping an Amazonite by your front door, or placing one by your bedroom window.
This captivating crystal is often associated with the Egyptian Goddess of Life, Isis - who is thought to have been so devoted to her family, she stole another God’s powers so she could protect them! Synonymous with love and protection, it suggests you may find yourself feeling very nostalgic this week. Dreams about ex partners, memories from the past and important anniversaries may leave you feeling very emotional, and a misunderstanding with someone you love could upset you too.
This enchanting crystal is often associated with the Greek Goddess of Spring, Persephone - who is thought to have been abducted into the Underworld by an evil god. Like this beautiful goddess - who was eventually forced to spend six months of the year in darkness, and the rest of the time with her mother - this enchanting crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling very torn between two people around you this week. Prevent their pettiness from affecting your chirpiness by keeping a Pyrite nearby.
Bewitching the hearts of some of the world’s greatest icons - including Greta Garbo and Joan Crawford - this enchanting crystal is synonymous with happiness and good fortune, and suggests you may receive some unexpected financial luck this week. Promotions, pay rises and bonuses can all be expected, and someone very special could surprise you with a very expensive gift too.
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