Faden Quartz

Faden Quartz

Faden Quartz is a silicone dioxide crystal with a chemical formula

SiO
2

Faden Quartz has a hexagonal crystal structure

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Faden Quartz

Lustre: Vitreous
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Transparent, Translucent
Colour: Colorless
Streak: White
Hardness (Mohs): 7
Hardness Data: Mohs hardness reference species
Comment: Some variability by direction.
Tenacity: Brittle
Cleavage: Poor/Indistinct
The rhombohedral cleavage r{1011} is most often seen, there are at least six others reported.
Fracture: Conchoidal
Comment: Tough when massive
Density (measured): 2.65 - 2.66 g/cm3
Density (calculated): 2.66 g/cm3

* Physical properties of Faden Quartz was provided by mindat.org *

Energetic Properties of Faden Quartz

Key Words: Healing the etheric body and auric field, catalyzing physcial healing
Chakras: All
Physical: Fadens are all-purpose, programmable healing stones
Emotional: Aids in healing the emotional body
Spiritual: Facilitates spiritual healing, awareness of past and future Earth Changes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Energetic Properties of Faden Quartz was provided by Book of Stones *