The Encyclopedia of Crystals is organized by colour for easy reference, and the comprehensive index makes finding and identifying crystals effortless. Each entry provides a detailed description of the crystal's source, benefits and associations. In addition, you'll also learn fascinating facts about their properties and origins. If you work with crystals or you simply love everything mysterious and magical about them, then The Encyclopedia of Crystals is an essential addition to your library.
An internationally known author, crystal expert, astrologer, psychic, healer, broadcaster and workshop leader, Judy Hall has a BEd in Religious Studies and a Masters Degree in Cultural Astronomy and Astrology, as well as an extensive knowledge of world religions and mythology. Her numerous books have been translated into 15 languages.
Judy Hall is a successful Mind-Body-Spirit author with over 45 MBS books to her credit including the million selling Crystal Bible (volumes 1 and 2) and a time-slip novel Torn Clouds set in ancient Egypt and the present day. Volume 3 of The Crystal Bible will be published in 2013. She recently appeared on the Watkins Review of the one hundred most spiritually influential authors this century. A natural psychic, she has been a past life therapist, crystal worker and karmic astrologer for 40 years. She runs creative writing, crystal and past life workshops at her home in Dorset. Her specialities are past life readings and regression; soul healing, reincarnation, astrology and psychology, divination and crystal lore. An internationally known author, psychic, healer, broadcaster and workshop leader, her books have been translated into sixteen languages. A trained healer and counsellor, Judy has been psychic all her life and has a wide experience of many systems of divination and natural healing methods. Judy has a B.Ed in Religious Studies with an extensive knowledge of world religions and mythology and an M.A. in Cultural Astronomy and Astrology from Bath Spa University. Her mentor was Christine Hartley (Dion Fortune's metaphysical colleague and literary agent). www.judyhall.co.uk and www.angeladditions.co.uk.
Judy's latest book Crystals and Sacred Sites draws on a lifelong interest in sacred places and many years experience with crystals. She lives in the middle of a sacred landscape between the Dorset Cursus (the longest ritual way in England) and Knowlton Henges, on the outermost edge of the world's heart chakra. This book shows you how to be an armchair traveller in your mind's eye. Sacred tourism is increasingly popular but not everyone can travel to locations that may be in the most inhospitable of places. Fortunately you don't need to physically travel to a site, you can journey there in your imagination. A key that harness the energy of the place, crystals give you access to sacred power. The journey take us on a sinuous path around the planet following the dragon lines and crystal bones that underpin our world.Knowing why a sacred site is located where it is, the history and myths that surround it, helps immerse yourself in its energies and the possibilities it offers to you. As does recognising why ancient peoples chose these incredible sites in the first place. By activating a connection to one site, you automatically connect with all other sites in the system. You will find all of this information within this book together with journeys of the imagination that take you to the site with the assistance of your crystal travel agent.
Crystals and Sacred Sites Fair Winds Press, October 2012
101 Power Crystals Fair Winds Press 2011