Crystal Athame (Chalcedony, Moon Quartz, Mt. Shasta Opal, Quartz)
This Athame handle has a beautiful Mt. Shasta Opal. The handle of the blade also features a lovely piece of Chalcedony inlaid with the copper and is flanked by two Quartz points. The blade of this very unique Athame is Moon Quartz. If you're looking for an Athame that can help you with energy work, intuition, and links to the divine, this piece might be for you! Read on below for the folklore of the individual stones in this piece.
Chalcedony is an excellent crystal ally for tapping into one's intuition while providing tremendous psychic protection. Chalcedony has long been considered a stone of "prophecy", so for those who practice divination (Tarot, Runes, Palmistry, etc.) Chalcedony makes a great choice. If you're looking to learn to work deeper with this type of intuitive work, protective and mystical Chalcedony is a great ally to start this journey.
Moon quartz is said to help direct and move energy, especially in Ritual or Energy Work. Moon Quartz is also wonderful for directing and expressing your own energy, particularly if you struggle with Self Expression. Moon Quartz is also a wonderful stone for strengthening relationships. Moon Quartz also facilitates a deeper sense of Divine Connection as well.
Mt. Shasta Opals are known in folklore for their ability to assist in emotional healing and balance. Mt. Shasta Opals like other types of Opals are said to assist in strengthening relationships. Mt. Shasta Opal is about strengthening you relationship to yourself! Mt. Shasta Opal is also a stone of calm which allows you to gently connect with your own energy, the energy of others, as well as divine energy.
Quartz is known as "The Master Healer" in folklore. Paired with other crystals, Quartz is said to amplify the energy of any stone. Quartz is great for focusing your intentions. Meditation is an especially good way to program your Quartz and allow it to open your mind as well as your more subtle senses. Quartz corresponds to all chakras, and is great for a multitude of uses including: meditation, dream work, healing, communication with Spirit Guides, focus, and stimulating the imagination.