Golden Rutile aka Venus Hair Quartz
Golden Rutile, also known as Venus hair quartz is a member of the rutile family and is characterized by golden strands running through it. These golden strands are made of titanium dioxide, which gives them their colour and unique appearance.
This crystal has properties of powerful intuition-enhancing effects, a trait that evolved from its etheric blueprint. Other healing properties emit a clarifying radiance that lifts the spirit and supplies you with a daily dose of spiritual nutrition.
By reflecting light that contains all the colours in the spectrum, Rutilated Quartz symbolizes unity and transformation, the side effects of an elevated consciousness that links you with the angels.
The legend behind this crystal describes the story of Venus, the Roman goddess of love, Venus. While swimming in a mountain lake, Venus, lost a strand of her hair. Once she had finished swimming in a river on top of a mountain she returned home . After returning home she realised a piece of her long golden hair was missing. She returned to the river in hopes of finding her hair, however upon her arrival back the river had frozen solid. Whilst gazing at the ice she spotted something shining lying beneath the frozen water. She found the site to be so beautiful that she decided to keep it forever.
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