Smoky Quartz is a type of Quartz that gets it's black and/or smoky color from natural radiation or natural irradiation. Smoky Quartz was known as a Stone of Power. To the ancient beliefs, it was sacred and signified the potent dark power of Earth gods and goddesses. Smoky quartz is the national gem of Scotland, where it is called “cairngorm” after the Cairngorm Mountains.
Some Crystal healers believe that Smoky Quartz is the perfect stone for people who constantly find themselves with a wandering mind and an inability to focus. Smoky Quartz can also help you find the drive and determination that sometimes feels lost in your daily lives. Smokey Quartz helps to relieve tension and stress, anxiety, or panic attacks.
Smoky quartz mostly found in Brazil, Mozambique, Madagascar, Australia, Switzerland, Scotland, and United States.