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Nicholas Pearson

The Luminous Pearl

Explore the space where science and spirituality meet — with acclaimed author and teacher, Nicholas Pearson

Among the foremost experts on crystals, author and teacher Nicholas Pearson combines his extensive background in mineral science with a love of healing, spirituality, and folklore to illustrate the healing properties of gemstones.

As an avid Reiki practitioner and shihan (師範, “instructor”), Nicholas is also passionate about understanding the roots of the system of Reiki.

Sign up for Nicholas’s mailing list to get notified of crystal masterclasses, free monthly Reiki shares, Reiki certification opportunities and more.

Among the foremost experts on crystals, author and teacher Nicholas Pearson combines his extensive background in mineral science with a love of healing, spirituality, and folklore to illustrate the healing properties of gemstones.

As an avid Reiki practitioner and shihan (師範, “instructor”), Nicholas is also passionate about understanding the roots of the system of Reiki.

Sign up for Nicholas’s mailing list to get notified of crystal masterclasses, free monthly Reiki shares, Reiki certification opportunities and more.

Upcoming Events

Frozen in Stone – Fossils, Folklore, and Magic Symposium

Hosted by Annwyn Avalon Featuring Presenters… Fossil Formation: The History and Science of Understanding Fossils (30 Min) Fossils once presented an enigma to those who encountered them, and the tales told to explain their occurrence range from nearly scientific to outright superstition. In the early 19th century, the study of fossils crystallized into the nascent […]

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Crystal Communication: The Secret Language of Healing Crystals

Ever wondered how we know what energies each crystal has? Or where the traditions of healing stones come from?Find out in this livestream workshop. Our earliest ancestors had no reference books, no crystal encyclopaedias. They learned directly from the stones themselves — and you can, too. Join award-winning author and internationally renowned crystal expert Nicholas Pearson to […]

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The Reiki Symbols: Deciphering their Secret Meanings

Join this 2-part livestream masterclass with Reiki shihan (Master/teacher) and author Nicholas Pearson for a deep dive into the often misunderstood symbols used in the system of Reiki. When Usui Mikao sat in meditation on Mt Kurama a century ago, he received a transmission of light from the universe that gave birth to the system of Reiki. Among the most […]

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Crystals for Psychic Self Defense book jacket

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Crystals for Psychic Self-Defense

145 Gemstones for Banishing, Binding, and Magickal Protection

reaches shelves January 2025

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