Smoky Quartz Gemstone Uses & Crystal Healing Properties

Smoky Quartz

  • Stone of Power
  • Stone of Transformation 
  • Grounding Energy
  • Purifies and Balances the Aura
  • Powerful for Manifestation
  • Increases Will and Strength

Smoky Quartz harnesses the master healing qualities of clear quartz, and the protective qualities of the dark side of it. This stone of power was said to carry a balance of power to balance the inner God and Goddess energy within us all. The dark side of the crystal transmutes negative energy, and cloaks you from negative energies like radiation from technologies, and negative vibes from naysayers. By grounding and clearing the auric fields, it brings clarity and focus to the mind. Smoky is a powerful manifestation crystal helping the wielder obtain all they desire. It is great for people that want to change their life into something more meaningful, and tasteful to their potentials and desires. 

Morion Quartz: This is a type of Smoky Quartz that is completely black. This rare crystal is revered for its extreme protection abilities, as well as clearing and aligning all the chakras. Morion Quartz is a stone of transformation that helps to move past trauma, and conditioning. Working to achieve overall zen, and openness of all chakras.  


Scorpio: October 23 – November 21

Sagittarius: November 22 – December 21

Capricorn: December 22 – January 19

Element: Earth

Planet: Earth - Saturn - Sun


To activate this crystal, affirm: The power of the Earth and the Heavens flow within me. 


Root - All Chakras

Smoky Quartz is an all around healer working on all the chakras with an emphasis on the Root chakra. The Quartz draws divine energy into the Crown chakra, and shoots it all the way down into the Root chakra that connects to the Earth through our Earth star chakra beneath the feet. This powerful combination brings love and appreciation for all the divinity around us, and for life on Earth in this incarnation. It helps us find stability, balance, and comfort with who we are. 


Scotland, Africa, Australia, and the New England region of the United States.


As the stone of power, Smoky Quartz will give the willpower to access the inner warrior to embody strength, discipline, and courage. Call upon your Quartz in times of adversity, and need for perseverance. Great crystal for entrepreneurs, doctors, lawyers, or a deep spiritual journey. Use Smoky Quartz as a manifestation crystal. Speak your wants into it and set daily meditations with it, like clear quartz it is programmable so it will learn your desires and amplify them.

Ancient mystics used it as an invisibility cloak, today it is still used to shield from negative thinking, negative energy, and electromagnetic smog. You can create a grid in a home or work space to clear negative energies and amplify good ones. Use it when trying to speak to a friend, therapist, or just journaling to let go of unspoken resentment, and trauma.

In meditation, Smoky Quartz can induce a meditative state by harmonizing the brain waves and connecting to every chakra in the body. It silences the mind and takes you to the void of where all the deepest answers lay waiting. It can help you remain in a meditative state for longer periods of time, making them great for visualizations, manifestation, or pure stillness. 


This overall healer activates all the systems in the body. It stimulates the reproductive system, overall fluid circulation, and muscle regeneration. By increasing circulation it increases overall absorption of nutrients, elimination of toxins, and retention of electrolytes. All aiding in boosting the immune system, balancing the minerals in the body, and increasing endurance and strength. The natural irradiation on Smoky Quartz counter acts on the radiation in the atmosphere reducing negative effects from all sources of radiation from electronics, 5G, the sun, and in chemotherapy side effects. 


Smoky Quartz honors the Thracian Goddess of Wisdom Hecate. Harnessing her power from the dark side of the moon she is said to rule over Heaven, Earth, and the Underworld. Similarly, Smoky Quartz connects us to the divine through our crown chakra, and to the seat of the Earth underground through the root, while keeping us steady and grounded. Spiritual practices use this crystal to guide lost souls, connect with sacred spirits, and in ancestral ceremonies. 

It raises the vibrations of the physical body to connect to other worldly beings. Use it as a conduit of connectivity to other realms, and manifestation from the ethereal. You can hold onto a Smoky Quartz and ask mother Gaia to pull in the negative energies that you have accumulated throughout your day. She will refresh the energy in your body leaving you vitalized.