Top Three Gemstones for Holiday Season | Um, OMG Tarot

The holiday season is typically an exciting time for most. The blinking Christmas lights illuminate the city streets and the yearly parades will get people outdoors even in subzero temperatures! Oh, and what about the seasonal treats on the menu?! Gingerbread cookies and OMG EGG NOG! Also, my PERSONAL favourite, FRUIT CAKE.

Just kidding. Fruit cake is kinda weird.

Although the holidays are intended to be a warm, fuzzy-feeling celebration, it’s not always easy for everyone. Christmas time can be a reminder of what we’ve lost–who we’ve lost. It can also be a time of stress and high pressure. The holidays can even be depressing to those who don’t have a family or many friends.

I personally like to give gemstones away as “healing” gifts. Even if the person is not necessarily into metaphysical topics, most semi-precious gemstones are visually stunning and interesting to feel Below are three healing gemstones I like to buy people for Christmas!Continue reading “Top Three Gemstones for Holiday Season | Um, OMG Tarot”

Selenite: Cleanse, Calm and Release 🔮 Um OMG Tarot

What is Selenite?

Selenite is a gypsum crystal which can be found all over the world.  These crystals feature a white, translucent color but you can sometimes find them dyed various colors!

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Selenite Heart Shaped Palm Stone 

What are the benefits of Selenite?

Selenite is used to cleanse and clear other stones.  This powerful rock is believed to carry a high vibration–that of the angelic realms!  Selenite also can be left around rooms in a home to  cleanse the atmosphere.

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Apophyllite: Meditate, Enlighten, Inner Peace 🔮 Um OMG Tarot

What is Apophyllite?

Apophyllite is a mineral that can be found in India, North America and Brazil, Scotland, Norway, Ireland, Germany and Japan.  You can find this crystal in multiple colors

What are the benefits of Apophyllite?

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Rose Quartz: Love, Romance, Empathy | 🔮 Um OMG Tarot

Raw Rose Quartz Crystal
Raw Rose Quartz from South Africa | Um, OMG Tarot

What is a Rose Quartz?

Rose quartz is a crystal that is found in India, Japan, Brazil, South Africa–even the United States, therefore, almost anywhere! It’s typically pink in color and is believed to carry a vibration that heals vibrational discord and elevates feelings of compassion and generally loving energy.

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Black Tourmaline: A Powerful Grounding Stone | 🔮 Um OMG Tarot

What is Black Tourmaline?

Black tourmaline is a grounding stone found on almost every everywhere around the world! Although tourmaline can be purchased in various colors, black tourmaline is known for its spiritual protection and healing properties.

Black Tourmaline with Fluorite Specimen (South Africa)
Black Tourmaline with Fluorite Specimen (South Africa)

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