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Angel Aura

Angel Aura

Aura crystals are partly natural and partly man made. The base crystals are clear or cloudy quartz that have been fused together with atoms of precious metals or minerals. The surface coating cannot be removed once applied. So you get the power of two in one crystal. They can be made in two ways

Place a crystal specimen in a vacuum chamber. The quartz is heated and a metal vapour is added. The metal atoms fuse to the crystals surface giving an iridescent metallic sheen.

Using a natural electrostatic charge on the crystal to apply titanium molecules.

​All aura crystals have a high vibration healing energy used to enhance other minerals.

Angel Aura

Angel aura is created by bonding clear quartz with platinum and results in an iridescent white or clear stone sparkling with a pearl rainbow shine.

The connection this stone has with the angelic realm is a power to harmonise your vibrations to a level that allows you to contact your angels and spirit guides

Angel aura quartz enables you to improve your meditation so that you can discover divine knowledge and enjoy deep spiritual experiences.

It can bring love and light into any situation, promoting kindness, compassion, peace and calming. Being calm can assist you during all stages of pregnancy. If you suffer from morning sickness or the baby blues, carry or wear angel aura quartz to boost your mood and to remind you of the beauty and miracle of birth. Placed in a baby’s room with will help them to settle and sleep peacefully.

Crystal Pairings

Heart and love rich stones such as Rhodonite, Amazonite, Rose Quartz, Pink Halite, Rhodochrosite, or Green Opal. These will help cleanse and heal one’s heart by helping pull trauma, grief, anger and pain out from the depths to the surface. Leaving you able to face and confront what is constantly weighing you down.

Angel Aura Quartz is a very strong mineral that may be too much energy to handle. If this is a common occurrence for you, we recommend pairing with grounding stones such as Black Tourmaline, Obsidian (Black), Garnet, Hematite, Bronzite.

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COBALT AURA

Cobalt aura

Aura crystals are partly natural and partly man made. The base crystals are clear or cloudy quartz that have been fused together with atoms of precious metals or minerals. The surface coating cannot be removed once applied. So you get the power of two in one crystal. They can be made in two ways:

Place a crystal specimen in a vacuum chamber. The quartz is heated and a metal vapour is added. The metal atoms fuse to the crystals surface giving an iridescent metallic sheen.


Using a natural electrostatic charge on the crystal to apply titanium molecules.

All aura crystals have a high vibration healing energy used to enhance other minerals.

COBALT AURA QUARTZ


Cobalt aura quartz is clear quartz bonded with Cobalt, it exhibits vivid shades of metallic blue, violet and gold mixed. This stone is wonderful for making every day special. Even a small cluster removes restlessness and discontent, and it brings in special moments of joy


Metaphysical Properties


Cobalt Aura Quartz actualises creative pursuits, removes self-limiting blocks, and stimulates the imagination and lifts the mood During contemplation it helps to maintain a state of grace and inner peace by stimulating the third eye visioning and lends itself to being programmed for clairvoyant purposes.

Cobalt aura quartz is stimulating to the throat chakra and removes the constraints of self-expression that may hold you back in life, relationships or the workplace. This crystal increases your natural clairvoyance and healing powers and when held or worn regularly, can ease the transition from personal spiritual work to formal training or turning professional. It is believed to combine the body’s own healing powers with higher healing, especially when an illness is unresponsive to treatment or a patient is exhausted from prolonged medical intervention.

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Ichthyosaur

ichthyosaur skeleton

Ichthyosaur

Ichthyosaur is a generic term for an extinct group of aquatic reptiles. There were over 100 distinct types of Ichthyosaur. The most closely resemble porpoises and distant relatives of lizards and snakes (lepidosaurs)

Ichthyosaur fossil remains span almost the entire Mesozoic Era (251 million to 65.5 million years ago). However, they were most common during the Triassic and Jurassic periods (251 million to 145.5 million years ago) about 25 million years before the dinosaurs became extinct. Ichthyosaur fossils have been found on every continent except Africa and Antarctica.

Ichthyosaurus body was streamlined with the head blended smoothly into the body. The limbs were like paddles and used to steer as it propelled itself by using a fishlike tail and by undulating the body. later species had the highest number of fingers: nine to 10 in one hand! The vertebral column was curved downward to the tail. As the bodies of ichthyosaurs thickened over time, the number of vertebrae stayed about the same. To add support to the more voluminous body, the backbone became at least one and a half times thicker than those of the first ichthyosaurs. Because of this thickening, the body became less flexible and the individual vertebrae acquired their hockey-puck appearance.

The skull and jaws of Ichthyosaurus were long and contained numerous sharp teeth. Many of the ichthyosaurs relied heavily on ancient cephalopod kin of squids called belemnites for their diet. Some early ichthyosaurs had teeth adapted for crushing shellfish. They also most likely fed on fish, and a few of the larger species had heavy jaws and teeth that indicated they fed on smaller reptiles. The eyes were very large that gave these reptiles the ability to see predators (e.g. Pliosaurs) at long distances. Pliosaurs were large marine reptiles that preyed on ichthyosaurs.

Fossils from the western United States and Canada indicate that some ichthyosaurs could exceed 13 metres (43 feet) in length. Deep-bodied and with long fins, these appear to have been ambush predators that fed on fishes. A giant ichthyosaur would have been up to 26 metres near the same size of a blue whale.

Victorian fossil hunting pioneer Mary Anning discovered the first ichthyosaur skeleton on the beach between Charmouth and Lyme Regis when she was just 12 years old.

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Moqui Marbles or Martian Blueberries

moqui marbles

Martian Blueberries or Moqui Marbles

These unique mineral balls go by many names.  Moqui marbles (sometimes spelled Moki), Navajo cherries, Navajo berries, Kayenta berries, Entrada berries, Hopi marbles, Moqui balls or Shaman stones. Geologists call them iron concretions. Largely ignored apart from the Hopi native people of North America whom believed they were sacred objects.

Moqui marbles vary from very small to typically walnut sized brownish black balls with a sandstone centre wrapped in iron oxide which are formed underground in flowing groundwater.  An unusual characteristic is that being round, they move around and hence are often found in rock crevices or “puddles” in southern Utah near outcrops of Jurassic age Navajo Sandstone.

They are also called Martian Blueberries due to their blue hue in false colour images released by NASA which were discovered by the Mars rover Opportunity at Meridiani Planum in 2004.

Researchers from the University of Utah explored the similarities between the blueberries and spherical concretions discovered within “Jurassic Navajo Sandstone”. So close are the two sources, they concluded Mars must have had similar ground water activity to form the blueberries. A team of researchers from Japan found evidence that the concretions found in these locations are first formed as “spherical calcite concretions” in sandstone. Acidic water rich in iron then dissolve the calcite leaving behind the iron rich (hematite) spherule.

Moqui is the original name of Hopi Indian until their name was officially changed to Hopi in the early 1900s. The Hopi have a legend that their ancestor’s spirits return to Earth in the evenings to play marble games with these iron balls. In the mornings the spirits leave the marbles behind to reassure their relatives that they are happy and content.

These spherical iron concretions commonly range in size from pea size to larger than a walnut, although some can be as large as grapefruits. The other main shape is the UFO or “flying saucers,” they can be found as buttons, pipes, corrugated sheets, plates, or doublets and triplets (two or three joined balls).

The host rock for the marbles, the Navajo Sandstone, was originally deposited around 180 to 190 million years ago as a huge sand dune field like the modern Sahara, that covered parts of Utah, Arizona, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Nevada, and New Mexico. A very thin, microscopic layer of hematite (an iron oxide mineral) coated the sand grains, giving the sand its red colour. The sand was later buried by other sediments and eventually cemented into sandstone, during which time the hematite coatings continued to spread over the grains, ultimately giving us some of the most spectacular red sandstones visible in southern Utah.

Spiritual Properties

Shaman Stone comes in two shapes, a small, round stone, which is considered female, and a larger, acorn, or disc-like stone, which is male. These pairs can be used to balance the polarities of our energetic system and align and attune the Chakras to facilitate inner harmony. Place the female stone in the left hand, and the male stone in the right

These are wonderful stones to use for inner transformational work, as they offer psychic protection for inner journeys, or out of body travel, and help us make connection with our guides. Shaman Stone provides protection for the body and mind by shielding us from negativity. When placed on the Third Eye Chakra, it enhances our spiritual abilities.

Shaman Stone is a miniature Mother Earth, nurturing, warm, and reassuring. It is very grounding and absorbs stressful, negative energy. This Stone assists in raising our personal energy by stimulating the Chi. Associated with Root Chakra, it offers a greater sense of belonging, either with people or the earth itself, without feeling stifled. It is used for the protection of the home to guard against burglary, troublemakers, and natural occurrences such as lightning, fires, and floods

Moqui Marbles Properties

Moqui Balls are most effective when used as one male stone and one female stone. These high-vibration stones help you harmonise your masculine and feminine energies. The best way to do this is to put the female stone on your crown chakra and the male stone on your root chakra or under your feet.

The Moqui balls have specific energies depending on their size, the bigger ones possess a slow and deep energy while smaller ones have a faster and more vibrant energy. Either way they have an energy that makes you want to hold them for a long time especially in your hands while meditating. These stones can help revitalize or reboot your energy flow after a long day at work. You can place a female stone in your left hand and a male stone in your right to correct the energy flow. For some people, it can work the other way around.

To improve your psychic abilities, place them on your third eye chakra to attune you to your astral and etheric bodies. Keep them close to your body if you want to be protected, centered, or grounded.

Healing and Health

Moqui Balls are excellent stones to use in healing and protection because they support healing in all levels and to protect yourself from any kind of negative entity that wants to attach itself to you.

Moqui Balls can be placed on your solar plexus chakra and sacral chakra to help you with your digestive problems. It can also benefit your adrenal glands as they can be programmed to help in the healing of your thyroid or throat chakra.

Moqui Marbles can help you deal with any kind of physical pain or discomfort.

You can also just hold your Moqui Marbles in your hands and just allow your body to heal itself.

Wealth

Moqui Marbles can be used to improve your business relationships and help you prevent losing money as they will enhance your creativity, self-confidence and encourage you to stay on course and complete your tasks. They will also bring you good luck in lots of unexpected ways.

Moqui Marbles will also get rid of your self-destructive tendencies, leading you to more success and stability in everything that you do.

Love and Relationships

Moqui Marbles will help remove the obstacles that are keeping you from finding love or keeping love in your life so you can overcome the hurtful memories that are preventing you from being happy, secure, stable, or content in your relationship.

They will support you in bringing all the lessons to light so that you can truly learn from them. Moqui Marbles will remove all traces of self-doubt and highlight your true spiritual power.

They have an extraordinary connection to the earth that will also help you release all traces of darkness in your heart.

Moqui Marbles will also protect you from people who have bad intentions for you. They will keep you safe from false friends who secretly want to see you unhappy with your life.

The energies of these stones will inject more life and happiness into your relationships. With the help of these stones, you will find more reasons to enjoy life and love.

They will help you become more trusting and open with the people in your life. They will remove the feelings that you have that you are bound to something or someone.

Moqui Marbles will also give you a strong feeling of belongingness so that you will not stray or feel isolated.

How to Use the Best Results?

To take advantage of the energies of Moqui Marbles, lie down and make yourself relaxed.

Hold a Moqui Marble in each hand. If you’re receptive to their energies, you will start to feel a warmth traveling up your arms.

Depending on what your intentions or desires are, your mood will start to lift, and then interesting things will begin to happen!

The Best Combination to use with Moqui Marbles

To support you in your shamanic journeying, you can pair Moqui Marbles with Iolite to help you access information from the higher realms. Similarly, pairing with Fulgurite will help you retrieve the lost parts of your soul and use Baryte to have that extra layer of protection so that you can safely return. Shamanite combines with Moqui will help you with your spiritual journey. You can be taken to the higher realms by using high vibration stones like Scolecite, Phenacite, and White Heulandite.

Moqui Marbles work well with Boji Stones and Ascension Stones because they are also stones that are used in pairs.

Moqui Marbles can also be paired with Nuummite, Covellite, and Merlinite to release past life trauma.

To attract more spiritual light into your body use with Astrophyllite, Sacred Light Stone, Prophecy Stones or Cryolite.

You can also combine them with Turquoise to help you access the memories of your past lives.

If you want to harmonize your male and female energies, you may combine Moqui Marbles with stones like Marcasite, Amesite, Magnetite, Sphalerite, Iolite, and Aventurine.

You can also use them with Amazonite, Nephrite Jade, Hematite, Lapis Lazuli, and Golden Yellow Labradorite.

Care

Unlike most crystals or stones, Moqui Marbles don’t require special treatments or care like cleansing or charging under sunlight or moonlight.

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Soma Puzzle -the subtle puzzle with a link to the world of Quantum Mechanics and Science fiction

Just 7 pieces in a puzzle to make a 3x3x3 cube.  It sounds simple but these 7 pieces have been used as a task in psychology experiments to measure performance. There are 240 simple combinations. However, for most people can find a solution. However, finding an alternative way is the real challenge.

soma cube dice

Nearly 90 years old, the Soma cube was invented by Piet Hein in 1933 during a lecture on quantum mechanics. Its name is alleged to be derived from the fictitious drug Soma consumed as a pastime by the establishment in Aldous Huxley’s dystopic novel Brave New World.

” … no time, no leisure … not a moment to sit down and think – or if ever by some unlucky chance such a crevice of time should yawn in the solid substance of their distractions, there is always SOMA, delicious SOMA …

                                                                                                                        Aldous Huxley,”Brave New World”

All our products are handmade / hand assembled using traditional and novel materials. Choose from our traditional wooden Soma cubes (50 mm cube, 141 mm cube, 225 mm and our whopping 450 mm cube. We also have our artistic clear plastic Soma’s and our mind-boggling coloured dice versions.

All our cubes come in a box to store the pieces when you are not showing off your achievement or tempting visitors to the challenge.

The Soma puzzle is just one of our many puzzles and games.

Below is one possible solution

soma solujtion
soma solution