Flip the Script: Photographing Water Crystals — Masaru Emoto

Andrea Hylen
3 min readNov 17, 2023

Day Sixteen

Photographing Water Crystals — Masaru Emoto

“Words are the vibrations of nature
Therefore beautiful words create beautiful nature
Ugly words create ugly nature
This is the root of the universe.”

~Masaru Emoto

Masaru Emoto was a Japanese businessman, author and pseudoscientist who wrote about how the molecular structure of water is changed by the presence of human consciousness nearby. In 1999, he began publishing his findings in a series of writings called Hidden Messages from Water including photographs of water crystals. The book was published in 2004.

He did experiments by holding a glass of water and speaking words or taping words to water containers, freezing the water and photographing the water crystals under a microscope. Words of Love, Joy, and Hope created bright crystals. Words of Fear and Hatred created muddy crystals.

Some of his discoveries included the impact that prayer has over polluted water. He showed us that we have the power to create a vibration of love and change toxicity. 71% of the Earth is covered in water. The human body is estimated to be 60% water. Knowing that Love is a Vibration, we can tap into…



Andrea Hylen

Founder of Heal My Voice and The Incubator. Life Scientist. Live house-free. Widow. Mom of Adult Daughters. Grief. Writing Sexuality. Evolutionary Woman