Crystal have been recognized for their healing powers and divinatory significance for thousands of years. Used in many different cultures throughout the world, crystals can form an important part of therapy, meditation and other aspects of healing. Different types of crystal have particular strengths and associations, and their individual history, purpose and uses are fully explored in this complete reference guide. The Illustrated Directory of Healing Crystals is an amazing reference companion, presenting detailed profiles of over 150 crystals in easy-to-follow color sections. Each entry explores the crystal`s powers of healing and magic, explains how to use it to its greatest effect, and delves into mythology and folklore. The associated flowers, herbs, oils, incenses, planets, elements, star signs, guardian angels and chakras for every crystal are also presented in useful reference boxes. This is a fully illustrated, 159 page softcover book.