Last Updated on November 27, 2022
Saturn is the perfect symbol for those of us who strive to be disciplined and responsible. Saturn crystals are associated with the color black, and can be used to promote self-discipline, grounding and centering of energies and stability.
Most Powerful Saturn Crystals
Stone of prosperity, Wisdom stone
Sapphire is a powerful Saturn crystal, which is known as the “wisdom stone.” Each color of Sapphire brings its own particular wisdom. It releases mental tension, depression, unwanted thoughts and spiritual confusion.
Sapphire restores balance within the body, aligning the physical, mental and spiritual planes, bringing serenity and peace of mind. It stimulates concentration, brings lightness, and joy.
Chakras: Throat Chakra
Zodiac: Virgo, Libra, Sagittarius
Vibration: Number 2, 6
Colors: Blue, yellow, black, pink, white, indigo, green
2. Black Obsidian
A stone of protection
Black Obsidian properties
Black Obsidian is a grounding centering stone. Obsidian is one of the most powerful Saturn crystals for protection. Obsidian is good against psychic attack. Obsidian is used in protective rituals. The ancient Aztecs made divination mirrors made of obsidian.
Obsidian sets up aggressive energies that guard the place in which it is set up. It’s perfect for protecting homes and businesses from all negative energies.
Tip: You can put four obsidian crystals, one in each corner of the house for protection.
On the psychic level, Black Obsidian blocks psychic attack and absorbs negative energies from the environment.
On the emotional side, Black Obsidian repels negativity and disperses unloving thoughts. Obsidian relieves mental stress and tension. It promotes qualities of compassion and strength.
Black Obsidian Associations
Chakras: Root Chakra
Zodiac: Scorpio, Sagittarius
Vibration: Number 3
A stone of protection
Shungite is a must-have Saturn crystal for people with difficult and uncontrollable emotions. It allows for light to fill the body and negativity to be removed.
Wearing any piece of jewelry or having any form of it on you will greatly increase your protective shield. Shungite’s deep rooting capability will house sacred energies that can be easily summoned for shielding of any kind. It will replace stress and negative emotions into positive energy, while at the same time keeping the user grounded and protected. Shungite is a perfect stone for empaths, as it can help shield them from negative energies.
Using Shungite has multiple effects on the body, including activation of all 7 main chakras. It’s used to detoxify the body and rid the mind of negativity while contributing as an aura cleanser.
Shungite is a hard-working, no-nonsense mineral. It needs to be charged and cleansed on a regular basis in order to continue its work.
Chakras: Root Chakra
Zodiac: Cancer, Scorpio, Capricorn
Element: Fire, Air
Vibration: Number 4
What is the Meaning of the Saturn in Astrology and Spirituality?
Saturn is associated with focus, precision, nobility, ethics, civility, lofty goals and a dedication to achieving them. It also represents concern with long-term planning or foresight. This planet’s influence on your life can be positive or negative depending on how you react to it in terms of endurance and practicality. If the areas of your life that are governed by this planet have been hard for you up until now but not impossible then things may improve from here onwards as Saturn will help guide you towards stability and balance through patience and responsibility.
Saturn Correspondences and Meaning
- Saturn Zodiac Signs: Saturn is the traditional ruling planet of Capricorn and Aquarius and is exalted in Libra.
- Saturn symbolism: Saturn represents laws, structures, responsibility, authority figures.
- Saturn temperament: Nervous, secretive, defensive, binding, constant, cold, dry, hard, and barren.
- Saturn qualities: Contraction; effort.
- Saturn urges: Urge to defend self’s structure and integrity; urge towards safety and security through tangible achievement.
- Saturn needs: Need for social approval; need to rely on one’s own resources and work.
- Saturn colors: Black, dark brown, and indigo.
- Saturn Musical note: D.
- Saturn metals: Lead.
Positive and Negative Aspects of Saturn
Each planetary energy can be expressed positively or negatively. The astrological aspect to each planet must be analyzed in order to understand that degree of harmony or discord affecting the individual.
Positive Expression of Saturn Energy
- Disciplined effort.
- Acceptance of duties and responsibilities.
Negative Expression of Saturn Energy
- Crippling inhibition.
- Fearfulness and negativity.
- Self-restriction through too much reliance on self and lack of faith.
How to Use Crystals to Channel Saturn Energy
- Sit in a comfortable position and relax.
- Hold a Saturn crystal in your hand.
- Visualize the planet Saturn above your head orbiting in space. You can use a symbol or picture of the planet Saturn to help you in visualization.
- See the planet Saturn glow and shine with a beautiful violet light.
- Picture a beam of bright violet light shoot out from the planet Saturn and shine down on you, and charge your crystal.
- Feel the energy of the planet Saturn cover your body.
- Sit in this glow for five or 10 minutes.
Each of the planets in our solar system has a corresponding crystal. These planet crystals have been used for centuries by cultures all over the world as symbols and talismans that remind us of their energy, beauty, and power.
The energies of Saturn can be felt through its corresponding crystal. In order to align with the positive energies of Saturn, you can wear its crystal on your body. This increases the chance that it will have a positive effect on you by helping you attune with Saturn’s energies and avoid any negative ones.
Amber, a certified crystal healer and spiritual teacher, shares her decade-long expertise on CrystalsAlchemy.com. Passionate about the transformative power of crystals, she helps others lead balanced lives through personal growth, spiritual development, and holistic well-being.
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