Energy Clearing

Energy clearing can be done many ways.  It is done to remove the negative energies or unwelcome spirits from your space.

Do some energy clearing…

  • Any time you feel that you want to adjust the emotional environment of your home and maintain peace.
  • If you’re feeling low on energy and need balance.
  • When you sense and want to rid unwanted Spirits or negative energy.
  • When you are moving to a new home or office to encourage positive vibrations.
  • Cleanse your crystals, alas (prayer beads) or any other spiritual or mediatation tool regularly.
  • Personal cleansing for transitions and new beginnings.

Saging or Smudging

Sage Kit, energy clearingTools: Smudge

  • Stick (A bundle of dried White Sage) (or use it loose in a bowl)
  • Lighter or matches
  • A bowl (traditionally, abalone shell is used)
  • A feather 
  • A cup of water to extinguish it after the ritual

Steps for Smudging Your Space:

Smudging rituals can be simple or complex. You can incorporate sound, oils, music, mantras, meditations, prayers, fasting , bathing, wearing certain clothing…etc. Here is a simple version that can be built on according to your beliefs and desires:

  1. Clear Clutter (this may take some time)
  2. Gather your tools
  3. Prepare yourself mentally, emotionally and spiritually with some deep breathing or meditation.
  4. Set your intention for each room, focusing on the positive energy you wish to create.
  5. Open windows and doors (if able).
  6. Light the smudge stick, and blow it out after it catches fire and let the embers smoke.
  7. Say a prayer or declaration that suits your needs. Example:“I cleanse this space of all impurities and negativity energy.”
  8. Walk througout the space and wave the stick with your hand or the feather.  Allow the smoke to drift into corners, around windows, doors, ceiling  and floor.
  9. Visualize the smoke absorbing and removing negative energy and anything else you want to dispel, making room for positive, fresh energy.
  10. Do this for each room.
  11. Once the ritual is complete, cleanse yourself. Wave the stick over and around your body even under each foot.
  12. Visualize your body being cleansed of any residual negative energy. And breathe deeply.
  13. Extinguish the embers in the your cup of water.

Using Sound to Clear Energy

Sound instruments ideas:

  • Sound Energy ClearingBell
  • Tinksha
  • Singing bowl
  • Clap sticks
  • Drums
  • Hands for clapping
  • Your own voice chanting OM or your own Mantra

Steps to Clear Energy With Sound:

 

  1. Clear Clutter (this may take some time)
  2. Gather your instrument(s)
  3. Prepare yourself mentally, emotionally and spiritually with some deep breathing or meditation.
  4. Set your intention for each room, focussing on the positive energy you wish to create.
  5. Open windows and doors (if able).
  6. Say a prayer or declaration that suits your needs. Example:“I cleanse this space of all impurities and negativity energy.”
  7. Walk througout the space allowing the sound to permeate all the corners, around windows, doors, ceiling and floor.
  8. Visualize the sound absorbing and removing negative energy and anything else you want to dispel, making room for positive, fresh energy.
  9. Do this for each room.
  10. Once the ritual is complete, cleanse yourself. Sit and play the bowl or ring the bell around your own body, etc.
  11. Visualize your body being cleansed of any residual negative energy. And breathe deeply. 

Crystals for Enegy Clearing

Crystal, cleansinfPlace a bowl of crystals on a table. Some suggestions for energy clearing are:  Snowflake Obsidian, Apache Tears, Amethyst

To keep negative energy from coming in to your space, place Black Obsidian, Mahogany Obsidian, or Black Tourmaline outside and/or near your doors. 

Black Tourmaline is used to diffuse negativity and transmute the energy into loving kindness.

Smokey Quartz is used to clear unwanted/negative energy from spaces. It removes dense, heavy energy and replaces it with a clear, clean, uplifting energy. 

2 Videos that Show How to Use Crystals to Cleanse Your Space

In this video from Crystalage.com, they touch on Feng Shui in the home, and how it may be applied in crystal healing for the home, as well as decorating the home with crystals. Crystals in a home can be an important aspect when you desire to balance energies or rid negative energies. Crystals also function as decorative items too, such as clusters and geodes, crystal lamps, bowls of tumble stones, hearts or palm stones.

The video below from Healing Crystals.com shows how to remove negative energy from places by using crystals and other tools. These are the crystals they mentioned in the video are: Obsidian, Selenite, Black Tourmaline, Jet, Hematite Onyx, Clear Quartz, Smokey Quartz, Amethyst, Rose Quartz, Labradorite. For more information on crystals, please go to 

 

Essential Oils for Energy Clearing

Essential oils or blends can be used to clear spaces of negative energy. They not only disperse negative energy but they will refresh your home naturally, inviting in good, positive energy. 

Ways to Dispurse the Oils:

  • Mix 20-30 drops with spring water and use in small spray bottle
  • Fan diffusers
  • Car diffusers
  • Oil tart warmers
  • Scent balls
Oils that Clear Negative Energy

These are some oils for clearing bad energy:

  • Juniper clears negativity. Juniper can also transform negative emotions into positive.

  • Peppermint has powerful astringent action, clears tension and negative vibes.

  • Sage neutralizes existing negativity and makes a psychic shield against negative energy.

  • Cypress strengthens heart energy and has been used for ritual cleansing since ancient times. It purifies surrounding energies while uplifting vibration levels.

  • Rose Oil has the highest vibrational frequency and is effective for lifting negative energy.
  • Myrrh has traditionally been used to enhance spiritual and emotional well-being and is effective for clearing and balancing energies.

  • Sandalwood clears negativity, restores harmony and brings life-sustaining positive vibrations.

  • Basil has been held sacred all over most of the world and known for it’s clearing and protective properties.

  • Frankincense is known for purification as well as exorcism.
  • Lavender has been used traditionally to neutralize negative energy during cleansing rituals.

More Ways to keep Your Space Clear

  • Allow natural light to fill your space
  • Turn off the TV
  • Play uplifting music, or use sound clearing (above)
  • Tidy up, get rid of things that are broken or not useful
  • Use plants and flowers
  • Himalayan salt lamps
  • Open doors and windows and let air flow through your space
  • Decorate with colors and things you love
  • Burn incense, sage or sage candles
  • Sage Spray has the essence of a combination of Sages. Simply spray in the same areas you would smudge, including yourself.