Each mineral or crystal has specific properties or energies that provide benefits on all levels: physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. Melody's book, Love is in the Earth, A Kaleidoscope of Crystals Updated, contains a myriad of information on the various qualities of minerals, as do many other books. A mineral elixir contains the energy of the mineral from which it was charged. Please follow this link
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