Herkimer Diamond Meanings
Dreams, visions, purification, spiritualisation of physical life
Chakras: Third Eye, Crown, Etheric
Zodiac Signs: Libra, Aquarius
Herkimer Diamond Crystal Healing Properties
Herkimer Diamond is believed to stimulate inner vision and assist mediation, astral travel and psychic sensitivity. They assist in bringing the Light of Spirit into dark places. Also, it is thought to be purifying and cleansing to the energetic field by removing blockages and debris. They are also believed to support one’s eyesight and stamina. As amplifiers they will increase the energy output of any other stone.
History and Uses
Herkimer Diamonds are named after the county in New York, USA, where they were first found in the late 18th century. They are also called Middleville Diamond or Little Falls Diamonds. These crystals are double or triple terminated very clear quartz crystals. They form like an embryo growing very slowly suspended in water inside a vug hole or pocket in the rock. They can be found with inclusions of minerals or water bubbles.
Herkimer Quartz Diamonds are a silicon dioxide mineral with a hardness of 7.5. They are short, double terminated with highly glossy surfaces and often occur in skeletal shaped formations. They are found in Herkimer, New York, USA.
I call forth my deepest dreams and highest visions and commit myself to attaining and grounding in the physical world the highest possible spiritual energies.