Crystal ball gazing is to use a
crystal ball, a seer stone ,or other crystal ball as a divining
tool . One seeks to receive visions or information about issues,
the future, a present situation or to foretell events , discover
hidden knowledge , prophecy, or perception by intuition and
Traditional crystal ball gazing is something I don't often do
because it seems easier for me to receive information by using
an imaginary ball or screen which I see in my mind or which
appears before me.
Sometimes this occurs while I am
holding a crystal. On the occasions I have received
information while crystal gazing, the information has not
appeared in the crystal but in front of my brow chakra or in
my head . So to me the crystal is like a meditation tool
,something that you use as a focus while you reach the
mental openness that allows you to perceive information.
Many people do see visions in the crystal. Some see or sense
symbols, colors or shapes that they interpret. Other people
actually see images or events unfolding as though viewing a
The ability to do Crystal Ball Gazing lies within the seeker
rather than in the tools. Many people have had visions and
gotten information while holding a crystal ball or gazing into a
crystal ball but possibly as many or more have the same
experiences without gazing into a crystal.
Crystals are amplifiers and transmitters and receivers of
energy. This gives them the capacity to assist seekers in
Crystal ball gazing and other divination. The choice of a
Crystal ball gazing tool is entirely up to each individual.
The process of learning to Crystal ball gazing consistently can
be a long one so patience is of importance.
There are several different traditions of Crystal ball gazing.
The principle differences are often in the set up and lighting
surrounding the crystal. The best lighting for beginners seems
to be a dimly lit room. Neutral light, such as that of north
light or an overcast day or twilight is usually less distraction
than brighter light.