Throughout history, butterflies have been the ultimate symbol of transformation, resurrection, and rebirth. Imagine the fuzzy and small caterpillar wrapping itself into a chrysalis to give birth to its beautiful self. Moving from one physical form to another signifies our spiritual journey to transform into ourselves.
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Crystals are Energy Conductors to Heal
Just like butterflies, crystals are also present in nature. They hold the ability to conduct, clear, and create energy. Since ancient times, they have been used to conduct energy and create healing for kings to the public. Each crystal holds its own signature of energy with specific properties. To further enhance its energy we can carve our intentions and totems into it, letting it carry the energy of what we wish to manifest.
For example, a crystal carved with the symbol of any of the chakras will serve the purpose to heal that specific chakra and so one carved in a butterfly shape will embody the characteristics of a butterfly. Butterfly healing stones can be used for positive energy, aura, meditation, and chakra balance.
Each Crystal Serves a Different Healing
When carved into, different crystals can further enhance the energy the crystals hold. For example, a rose quartz crystal is a perfect butterfly healing stone related to love. Connected to the heart chakra, this crystal allows you to focus on bringing unconditional love to yourself and healing through it while strengthening your relationship with yourself and others.
The butterfly is a symbol of love in many cultures and can now expand that energy with the compatible crystal. Butterfly-shaped crystals can hold space for many different transformations.
Butterflies – The Birth of Something New
Did you know when a butterfly is in the chrysalis, it turns into mush before transforming into one of the most beautiful creatures with delicate wings? This mere act of disintegrating to come together again is an act of rebirth.
These butterfly healing crystals symbolize the coming out, the celebration of this existence. They hold the significance of being grateful to begin. They provide the energy of a beginning, allowing one to fuel their awareness into how much they can create now with a new beginning.
A butterfly has a new life to live, rising above the ground. For many people, these butterfly healing stones are their lucky charms and reminder that they are at a new beginning.
Strength and Grit are a Part Of Nature
Delicate, soft, and pure are how we recognize butterflies. Typically, people imagine them sitting daintily on flowers or fluttering through a garden. Butterflies are known to drink and feed on nectar and fluids; however, what might be surprising to you is that these elegant winged creatures also absorb minerals from the blood and rotting meat. Their sustenance is not limited and varied, surprisingly different from the image they have.
Butterfly shaped stones signify that nature is full of multiple and varied identities. It signifies that we also have similar qualities supporting us to survive. We, just like the butterfly, have surprising strengths about us that help us survive and sustain ourselves. These crystals are a reminder to explore your nature, to keep going and embrace the parts of you that are different and varied, as they just might be your strengths. Embrace your nature.
Patience and Belief is the Way to Fly
However, no metamorphosis happens overnight. As a butterfly, we see it move through different cycles. From eating leaves as a caterpillar to building a chrysalis to flying for the first time with wings, the butterfly itself is part of a larger cycle before it transforms. Butterfly healing crystals symbolize this knowledge and higher awareness of a journey.
This serves as a reminder to hold on patiently if we are going through a tough cycle or if we are chrysalis in the dark. Butterfly shaped stones are your way of tangibly holding on to your belief for the dreams you want. They are your reminder that you will fly if you make it through the cycles.
The Dark Before the Dawn
Knowing you will eventually reach the end of a cycle will help you keep your aim steady and maintain concentration. Your challenges and obstacles are part of the way and are highlighting your path. This shift in perspective will allow you to embody the spirit of a butterfly that moves through utter darkness to exist in its final form.
Butterfly shaped stones ask you to pause and ask yourself when you reach an obstacle. What is holding you back? What is keeping you from flying? If carved into Apophyllite, a highly vibrational stone, you can keep mental clarity with the crystal’s energy nurturing your third eye. Keeping butterfly healing crystals is a great idea to move through long term goals as they allow us to keep in mind the bigger picture of what we want and provide space for introspection.
Flow With Time
On average most butterflies live up to two weeks and the maximum lived twelve months. The short life span of this beautiful creature signifies the importance of time itself. Have you ever found it difficult to chase a butterfly? Have you ever wasted time catching something fleeting? This is a lesson to let go. Butterfly healing stones remind us of the significance of being unable to control everything. Butterflies live in the moment and we must be brave to let go and give ourselves the freedom to only focus on what we can control.
Ultimately, butterflies are reminders of how much of a limitless, amazing, and abundant human being you are. They symbolize your ability to transform, transmute, and metamorph into the person you want to be. Butterfly healing crystals ask you to be seen, carved in the image of nature; they are beautiful to look at. Just like butterflies, they remind you that you are also a delight to be seen. Their beauty should remind you of your own unique beauty. You are also worthy of being seen as you are – beautiful, with your strengths, creativity, and all your quirks.