Ethan Lazzerini

Learning Crystal Healing and Overthinking Things

Learning Crystal Healing and Overthinking Things

Learning Crystal Healing and Overthinking Things

Are you learning crystal healing but find yourself overthinking things? Do you doubt yourself or are you stuck in analysis paralysis? Could you be holding yourself back from getting started with crystals or crystal grids?
I get asked a lot of questions about crystals and one thing that comes up a with some people is overthinking… It’s normal to have questions when we start learning about crystals but you must not let this hold you back.
Reading books and taking courses about crystal healing is a good thing but at some point, you need to apply what you have learned.

 

Learning crystal healing

Learning crystal healing (save to Pinterest)

 

You Don’t Need To Know Everything

You don’t need to know absolutely everything to get started with crystals. I get asked by people who seem to think they must know exactly how a crystal or crystal grid works to use them. The truth is nobody really knows this for sure and to be honest it should not hold you back.

“You do not need to know the workings of a car engine to be able to drive one.”

 

crystal books are useful but you must practice what you learn

crystal books are useful but you must practice what you learn

 

Caught In Analysis Paralysis

I have seen this search for answers lead some people to never really experience the power of crystals. I have known people talk themselves out of trying crystal grids based on some idea they had in their heads. Please don’t intellectualise this. Direct Experience is just as important as understanding the theory and may be the part that you need to really understand things.

“We learn best through experience.”

 

 

Crystals - what are you waiting for?

Crystals – what are you waiting for?

 

Too Many Different Opinions?

If you are looking for differences in opinion on ANY subject, you will find them. There is more than one way to do something and as with any subject you research from healthy diets, science, martial arts to yoga, the teachers and experts all have their own opinions and ways of doing things.
If this is confusing to you, rather than getting lots of different opinions on a subject, I think it is best to choose your teacher or author and just stick with them. It may be the only way to see if something works for you. It’s only fair to give them a go and test things out for a while.
You can always adjust things to suit you as you learn more but I think it is best to learn with some structure to start.

 

Crystal healing wands and tools should be put to use

Crystal healing wands and tools should be put to use

 

Second Guessing, Fear & Doubting

Am I doing this right? Have I chosen the wrong crystal?…
Sometimes I see people that have got started with crystals but are doing a great job of sabotaging things through doubting what they are doing or learning. A negative mindset can block anything you are learning or practicing, spiritual or physical.
Learning crystal healing should not need to be complex or stressful. Try to have some faith in what you’re doing. If you’re not confident with relying on your intuition with crystals then learn from others who know more than you do.
Find someone who you like that has lots of experience and you won’t go far wrong. You could save yourself a lot of time and avoid trying to reinvent the wheel.

 

 

You don't need to know the answer to the Universe for Crystal Grids to work for you

You don’t need to know the answer to the Universe for Crystal Grids to work for you

 

Stop Overthinking Things!

I hope this has given you something to think about when learning crystal healing. If your mind has been caught up like this or you are still trying to formulate the mathematical formula to explain the energetic properties of Clear Quartz – STOP NOW! You will have better results by putting your worries and doubts aside and just trying things out.
Are you ready to work with your crystals or crystal grids now? I would love to hear from you in the comments below (please keep any questions you have concise and on topic if you want a response).
With gratitude,
Ethan
www.ethanlazzerini.com

 

P.S. If you know anyone who may be interested in this article please share it with one of the sharing buttons at the end or side of this post.

 

Copyright © Ethan Lazzerini

 

Crystal Healing For The Chakras Book

 

9 thoughts on “Learning Crystal Healing and Overthinking Things

  1. Corrina

    I know that everybody always says do what works for you and there’s really no rules just guidelines My problem is when I feel somebody expresses how they program there crystals it’s genuinely the same idea but everybody does it a little different when I read yours it seems so simple and easy and makes me want to jump right in with it but how much time is that really spending with each Crystal. I know it’s different for everybody. I know you’re supposed to do what you think feels good for you or what’s best for you I get that part but I just didn’t know how much repetition or how much time speaking to them you generally do….

    My other problem is when I do cleanse my crystals are usually do them all at the same time or during a full moon…. then I have a group of crystals that all need to be programmed and it can get overwhelming because I feel like they all need to be programmed separately or differently and I get very overwhelmed. I feel like I want to try so hard to make sure they each get the proper intention and then I end up not wanting to do any of them because I feel like it’s going to be a big chore and I’m not having fun with it anymore. Can you please help me ?

    1. Ethan Lazzerini Post author

      I would not really worry about time with each stone. I don’t log times and to be honest crystals work for people with busy lives. Building a relationship with your crystals takes time, you can’t rush it. Perhaps focus on just a few stones for a month?

      I am not sure I understand the second part of your question. Just to be clear I have never said all crystals need programming to work. I also have never said or do I believe that cleansing crystals removes the programming. That is called deprogramming and is a different thing all togther. Perhaps you should read my articles on cleansing, programming and deprogramming again in the Resources section under the beginners guides.

  2. Joan Charles

    Just very founding advice and makes complete sense. The master is within and all we need to do is trust and be guided by our intuition to make things work the way they are meant to.
    Thank you for sharing

  3. Susan

    Brilliant, thank you! I was put off making crystal grids after one comment from an “expert”… but I do believe intent is everything, so I’m going to have another go. Thank you, Ethan for re-inspiring me! 🙂 xx

  4. Lisa

    This was perfect timing. I was asked this week how my gridding was going from the lovely lady I bought from and I haven’t responded to her as I bought the grids, bought a book on gridding ,have many many stones to choose from and yet for whatever reason I haven’t take time to do this, I just keep reading and watching you tube videos instead of doing it myself. Thank you for push I needed!

  5. Jun

    Hello Ethan,
    Is Labradorite a good guardian crystal for a person born at the end of June, a Cancer ?
    I like jade a lot. However as a protective talisman I am attracted to Labradorite.
    What do you think ?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Shares