Herkimer Quartz “Diamond” is a type of Quartz found in Herkimer, New York. It was discovered in the 18th century when workmen were cutting stone in the Mohawk River Valley and is estimated to be over 500 million years old. It is used to enhance and amplify your spiritual energy while also ascending you to your highest spiritual vibration.
Herkimer Diamond is a very high vibrational stone that has become commonly referred to as “The Stone of Attunement”. It’s energies work to put you at ease while in uncomfortable environments and will guide you in the right direction in tough situations. When using this stone in meditation, it assists in attuning the astral realm to the physical realm. Herkimer Quartz’s will raise your telepathic abilities and allow better communication with your spirit guides. They also have capabilities of increasing clairvoyant and clairaudient abilities due to their high frequency. Some users put the quartz in their pillowcase while they sleep claiming long-lasting effects in the dream world.
High vibrational currents run through the diamond, allowing it to aid in psychical healing. Simply placing a Herkimer Quartz on a sore body part will alleviate some of the pain within minutes. Light passes through the body combating any strain along the way.
Being Quartz, Herkimer Diamonds are extremely well in amplifying the properties of other stones as well. It can make a very small rock feel like its much larger and produce more energy. Moldavite is one of the more popular stones to be associated with Herkimer Diamonds. It enhances the Moldavite’s transformation properties and is a great benefit when working on opening the third eye. Herkimer Quartz also works well with Pink Kunzite and Herderite because of the powerful amplification effects it provides.