Alchemy of Stones


New Age / Esoterics

Robert Simmons

North Atlantic

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Page Count: 380
Trim Size: 7 x 10-7/8
Illustrations: OVER 200 FULL COLOR PHOTOS

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Working with Crystals, Minerals, and Gemstones to Heal andTransform Ourselves and the Earth Robert SimmonsAn alchemical guide to healing, awakening, and co-creating with crystals from theauthor of the classic Book of Stones. For readers looking to expand their knowledge of sacred crystals andstones beyond the foundations, The Alchemy of Stones presents a holistic,Earth-based framework for understanding why and how they work and initiatingreaders into a transformational, healing, alchemical worldview. Engaging readers step by step, Simmons provides guidance on discoveringand harnessing the three powers of intention, attention, and imagination, eacha crucial component for meeting and working in partnership with the energiesof crystals. Readers will understand the philosophical underpinnings ofalchemy–surprisingly deeper than what one might expect–and translateancient alchemical wisdom into modern, practical applications for healing,meditation, and self-knowledge. Simmons shows how to co-create with stones to open minds and awakenhearts, and describes the mystical experiences that led him to develop his ownrelationship with crystals. Offering illuminations on the universe’s consciousand benevolent nature, The Alchemy of Stones is an invitation to a journey ofenlightenment, transformation, and spiritual metamorphosis aligned with thepath of our living, conscious Earth. Also included are chapters on making stone mandalas, elixirs, and Orgoniteenergy devices; powerful techniques for working with stones, including usingthe web of consciousness to bring change anywhere in the world; and anillustrated metaphysical stone dictionary, with 500 different stones and anindex of their spiritual and healing qualities.BEST-SELLING AUTHOR: Robert Simmons is the author of The Book of Stones, ThePocket Book of Stones, and others, which have sold more than 250,000 unitscombined. He is an elder and trusted expert within the crystal community.MUST-HAVE COMPANION: The Alchemy of Stones is the essential companion guide to The Book of Stones, providing a deeper look for those serious about their spiritualcrystal practices. It explains why and how the stones work and communicate,illuminating the alchemical roots of crystal healing.HOT TOPIC: Stones, crystals, and metaphysical sources of knowledge continue to betopics of interest among new-age readers, metaphysical enthusiasts, and millennials.

Robert Simmons

ROBERT SIMMONS has been teaching and writing about the metaphysical properties ofstones for over thirty years. Simmons is the cofounder of Heaven and Earth, a companyoffering more than 2,000 gem and jewelry items for self-healing and spiritual andemotional development. He is the author of The Book of Stones, The Pocket Book ofStones, Stones of the New Consciousness, and Earthfire. His books have won awardsincluding the COVR (Coalition of Visionary Retailers) Award for The Book of Stones andthe Benjamin Franklin Award for Earthfire. Simmons frequently lectures and offersintensive workshops in the US on working with stones and their energies, including anAlchemy of Stones workshop series. Simmons and his wife, Kathy Warner, moved to NewZealand in 2013 and opened a Heaven and Earth store a few years later. Robertcontinues to do speaking engagements and teaching events there and spends his freetime out in the bush, hunting for New Zealand's high-vibration crystals and gemstones.
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