How To Cleanse Crystals With Himalayan Salt? A Simple Guide

by Alan Young

In order to reflect clearly, crystals must be cleansed.

The goal of crystal and stone washing is to restore them to their original state.

Purifying your crystals with intention restores their energy to the vibrational frequency they had when they were created on the Earth.

There are various ways to cleanse your crystals, and there is no right or wrong way to do so; the most essential thing is to cleanse with a concentrated intention.

The more you get to know your crystals, the more intuitively you’ll know whatever methods work best for you.

In this article, we will be looking at how to cleanse crystals with Himalayan salt, which crystals can go into Himalayan salt, and which crystals can be damaged from this method. 

Does Himalayan Salt Cleanse Crystals?

People like to add salt to their bath water or use it to construct protective rings during spiritual ceremonies since it is naturally purifying.

It’s also an excellent way to clean your crystals.

The Himalayan salt treatment is a simple yet effective spiritual therapy for warding off negative, invisible energy.

It is employed as a negative energy carrier. Think of it like a sponge.

When you place a sponge in water, the sponge will absorb all the water that surrounds it until the sponge is full.

Himalayan salt does the same thing when it comes to energies. 

Once the salt comes into contact with our crystals, it absorbs all the negative energies that are sitting inside our stones.

Once the stone is cleansed, you will be able to gain all the benefits and metaphysical healing properties of the stone without having the negativity lingering around you and your crystals. 

How To Cleanse Crystals With Himalayan Salt?

Showing how to cleanse crystals with Himalayan salt

We will now be looking at how to cleanse crystals with Himalayan salt.

Keep in mind that regardless of which of the three methods you decide to try, you must cleanse your crystals at the appropriate time.

New Moon:
If desired, place crystals near a window or outside during the New Moon and for a couple of days afterward.

The energy of the New Moon is purifying and aids in the manifestation of energy.

It’s a beautiful time to think about your aspirations and goals for the upcoming waxing Moon cycle.

Full Moon:
If you want to cleanse your crystals during a full moon, place your gemstones near a window or outside during Full Moon and for a few days later.

The energy of the Full Moon is cleaning and stimulating, allowing stagnant energies to be released.

Method One

Himalayan salt is a traditional cleaning agent that is ideal for crystal cleansing.

In a glass container, combine one tablespoon of Himalayan pink salt with one cup of water.

Please note that you do not want to place the Himalayan salt in a metal or plastic container.

 It needs to be placed in a glass container.

Allow your crystals to soak in the water overnight.

Alternatively, dry Himalayan salt can be used. Simply use enough salt to bury your crystals entirely.

Method Two

Himalayan salt lamp

Placing crystals near a Himalayan salt lamp is another way to cleanse your crystals with Himalayan salt.

Make sure the lamp’s bulb is large enough to heat up the salt when it is switched on.

Turn the lamp on and place crystals nearby for at least twelve hours.

Once the twelve hours are up, you can turn the lamp off and remove the crystals.

To gain the best benefit of this method, you can place the crystals on a Selenite crystal to ensure you cleanse your crystals thoroughly. 

Method Three

Salt therapy, often known as “halotherapy,” is a popular wellness trend that consists of meditating in a room that contains Himalayan sea salt.

Place your crystals in the room where you plan meditating in.

Ensure that your intentions are pure before you start your meditation journey.

You want a clear head, open heart, and energy flowing through you that will allow you to cleanse yourself as well as your stones.

Once you are ready, place the crystals next to your Himalayan salt.

You can use a salt lamp, or you can do a salt bath.

Wrap your dominant hand around the bowl of salt or on the lamp so that the salt can limit the positive energies you are using to clear your crystals. 

There is no time limit for this method.

Once you feel like your stones are fully cleansed, you can thank the Himalayan salt for helping you through this meditation and cleansing journey. 

What Crystals Can Go In Himalayan Salt?

Crystals that tend to be harder can be cleansed in Himalayan salt. Crystal such as:

What Crystals Cannot Go In Himalayan Salt?

Crystals that don't go in Himalayan salt

Not all stones can go in pink Himalayan salt. Salt is a harsh substance and can affect some types of gemstones.

Salt is damaging and extremely abrasive on semi-precious gemstones and cannot be used with the most fragile stones, as they risk becoming translucent, pale, and lifeless. 

All of the crystals mentioned above are highly vulnerable to harm.

After soaking your crystals in Himalayan salt water, rinse them entirely in cool, running water to eliminate any salt residue.

Before reusing the container, the leftover salt water should be discarded and the container sanitized.

Delicate crystals, such as Azurite can be placed in a Himalayan salt bath.

This is when you use dry Himalayan salt to cleanse your crystals. 

Your stone may be harmed by the combination of water and salt. You can, however, clean up your ring by dipping it in pink salt.

At the end go the day, the rule of thumb is that if a crystal ends in ITE, rather be safe than sorry and do not place it into a salt of any kind. 

Final Thoughts On How To Cleanse Crystals With Himalayan Salt

Crystals are used to help heal your mind, body, and soul. That is a big task your crystals undertake.

They are there to get rid of the negativity that is surrounding you, and every now and again, your crystals need to be cleansed so that they are able to help you as best as they can. 

Cleanse them on a regular basis if possible – once a month is a good starting point.

As a result, they’ll always be ready to help when you need it.

In this article, we have learned how to cleanse crystals with Himalayan salt. It is a method that is simple and easy for you to do if you are new to the cleansing world. 

When you take the time to cleanse and recharge your crystals, you will reap huge rewards when you use them.

It will boost their healing abilities and allow you to completely appreciate their potent energy.

It is always ideal that you research your crystals.

This will allow you to find out the best method for cleansing and charging your crystals.

If you want to learn more about cleansing and charging crystals, the articles linked above will share with you different methods besides cleansing your crystals with Himalayan salt. 

❤️ Other cleansing methods you may want to learn:

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