Introducing our guest blog in our Joyuary series - 'The beginners guide to crystal healing' written by Katrina, founder of Temple and the Moon.
What are crystals?
Crystals have been used for hundreds of years as a talisman (objects believed to hold magical properties), for healing practices and guidance.
They formed in the Earth billions of years ago, and are made up of the same mineral grouped together with a visible crystallised form.
Crystals are steeped in history, often originating from the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, Mayans and Aztecs, have been bestowed with many meanings over centuries