According to some neuroscientists and psychologists, gemstones can bring healing through psychosocially affecting a person. Other theories, including the chakra theory on healing, pertain to the belief that the stones can aid a person’s un-wellness.
There are seven chakras. They are the root, the sacral, the solar plexus, the heart, the throat, the third eye and the crown chakras. Chakras are often used within the practice of yoga. Yoga, as a science, helps heal humanity and has done this for over five thousand years. It has also been proven to be extremely beneficial to overall brain health.
There are many different forms of yoga. In western societies many physical forms of yoga are evident. ‘Yoga’ means to ‘unify’. As well as physical forms of yoga or ‘Hatha Yoga’ there are also other ways to unify the chakras and electrical systems of the system. Meditation and mindfulness are other ways of attempting to achieve a more unified and balanced form of brain health. Many user of gemstones utilize gemstones during meditative practice and are convinced by their overall healing ability.
Seen as a decoration by some, gemstone crystals are believed by many to help a variety of medical ailments. Reports of mental clarity, focus, concentration, among others have been communicated by many believers.
Some scientific textbooks show that there are crystalline structures to the human brain. Bio-mineralisation has been studied and scientifically proven to consist of small crystals of less than 20 microns in length.