ETIMOLOGY: It comes from the Greek word "kristallos" meaning ice and "Hard" in Slavic.
CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Trigonal.
PRINCIPLE OF FORMATION: Primary.
CLASS MINERAL: Oxides, quartz groups.
CHEMICAL FORMULA MINERAL ELEMENTS: SiO2.
HARDNESS: 7 on the Mohs scale.
MINEROLOGY: Quartz is a mineral composed of silica (SiO2) belongs to the group of oxides. Quartz is a crystal originates on a hydrothermal veins or, in this case does not have a specific shape, which distinguishes are colored reflections inside due to a fracture of the quartz.
MYTHOLOGY: The Rainbow Quartz has a cracked appearance because they have undergone a thermal shock: it has been heated and cooled quickly.
PROPERTIES: It is a bearer of light glass, with a high vibration, fractures of the quartz activated consciousness is an inspiring glass, it facilitates the activation of a spiritual purpose, the display of colors Quartz Rainbow makes it a dynamic of the chakras. It is a quartz that brings joy and comfort, as when we are in the presence of the rainbow. It is a crystal for light workers, it contains the spirit of life and pure love; also they help manifest wishes and help overcome negativity to love life at the moment. As your vibration high so the color will be displayed.
ZODIAC SIGN: All.
USES: Meditation, healing.