Herkimer Diamond Meanings

Keywords: Dreams, visions, purification, spiritualization of physical life

Chakras: Third Eye, Crown, Etheric

Element: Storm

Zodiac Signs: Libra, Aquarius

Number: 3

Herkimer Diamond Crystal Healing Properties:
Herkimer Diamonds stimulate inner vision and assist mediation, astral travel and psychic sensitivity. They assist in bringing the Light of Spirit into dark places, purifying and cleansing 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.

Herkimer Diamond 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 which 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 Diamond Geological Description:
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.

Affirmation: 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.