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Rhodochrosite – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Rhodochrosite Meaning

Achieving Balance with Rhodochrosite Rhodochrosite is a mineral that has a wide color range, from pink to deep red, orange/brown, and yellow. Metaphysically speaking, Rhodochrosite has been long called the stone of love and balance.  Although it is related to the heart chakra, it can still enable us to be better connected to the earth by connecting the heart chakra to the root and earth-star chakras. Rhodochrosite can help create balance in our energy flows and emotional states. It helps alleviate…

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Ruby – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Ruby

Ruby: A Gem of Success A Ruby is a red precious gemstone made of aluminum oxide. The value and price of Rubies increase depending on their color. The Ruby is the birthstone of July, which includes those born under the zodiac sign of Cancer. Raw Rubies are used in crystal healing for balancing the heart chakra.  Emotionally and spiritually, Rubies can help distress and alleviate pain and suffering which stem from a blocked heart chakra.  They can also help to…

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Selenite – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Selenite Meaning

Reach Angelic Realms with Selenite Selenite is a form of Gypsum that is white or clear. Selenite was named for Selene, who was the Greek goddess of the moon (Roman goddess Luna).  As it is related to the moon and moon cycles, Selenite is especially useful for women to work with. As women’s cycles are regulated by the moon, Selenite has been known assist with sex drive, the menstrual cycle, longevity and youthfulness. Selenite is associated with the crown chakra, which…

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Sulfur – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Sulfur Meaning

Sulfur for Stubbornness Sulfur is a bright yellow crystalline solid at room temperature, and can be found in different sizes and shapes. The bright yellow energy makes it especially great to work with for the solar plexus chakra, which is associated with personal power.  In ancient times, sulfur was found near volcanic regions in Sicily, Italy and is still sourced from the region today. Sulfur is an essential element for all life, and is created inside enormous stars!  It can be used to…

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Unakite – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Unakite Jasper

Unakite for Spiritual Rebirth Unakite is a combination of Epidote, Feldspar, and Quartz. It may be used with the heart chakra, sacral chakra, third-eye chakra, and root chakra. It is recommended for fertility and pregnancy, and issues with fertility such as irregularity.  Unakite has also been used during periods of transformation and recovery due to an emotional or physical injury/trauma. Since Scorpios are used to going through personal transformations and rebirth, Unakite is an especially terrific stone for Scorpios to work…

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Tiger’s Eye – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Tiger's Eye

Enhance Your Inner Power with Tiger’s Eye Tiger’s Eye is a gemstone that is usually golden to red-brown, and exhibits chatoyancy.  Chatoyancy is exhibited by bands of reflective light, and the chatoyancy in Tiger’s Eye is caused by constant cracking and sealing of Quartz and Crocidolite.  The common belief was that the Crocidolite was replaced by Quartz, as in pseudomorphous replacement by silica of fibrous Crocidolite (blue Asbestos).  However, a more recent study was done that determined it was more likely…

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Clear Quartz – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Clear Quartz

Amplify with Clear Quartz When people think of “crystals,” they usually think of Clear Quartz (rock crystal), which is composed of silicon dioxide.  Quartz crystals are often found in caves and fields.  Other types of quartz include Rose Quartz, Smokey Quartz, Amethyst, and Citrine. Clear Quartz has been used in ultrasound technology, microphones, and quartz watches, among other things.  If you pass electricity through quartz, the crystals vibrate at an exact rate – thousands of times per second.  This is…

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Onyx – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Onyx Healing Crystal

Reconnect to Yourself with Onyx Onyx is a type of chalcedony (quartz), and usually is found in the colors: black, black with white bands, and red with white bands.  Since chalcedony is easily dyed, many shades of colorful Onyx are also common. Onyx stabilizes each energy vortex within the energy body, starting at the root chakra. It’s great for grounding, and connects the individual energy system to the Earth. It allows you to tap into eternal universal energy, while aligning…

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Malachite – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Malachite Healing Crystal

Clear Barriers with Malachite Malachite is striking green mineral that is characterized by reflective light/medium green patterns in its polished form. It is commonly used in balancing the Heart Chakra, although it may be used with any. Malachite-Azurite is a common combination, which is ideal for the Heart/Throat/Third Eye Chakras. Once you have established a goal, Malachite can help clear blockages encountered along the way to reach that goal. It also is effective at facilitating loyalty and trust in relationships.…

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Black Obsidian – Metaphysical Meaning & Properties

Black Obsidian Meaning

Journey into the Depths of Your Being with Black Obsidian Black Obsidian is actually volcanic glass, formed from volcanic eruptions.  It is not technically a crystal or stone! Obsidian can be found in different colors, such as blue, black, rainbow, and mahogany.  Black Obsidian is easily faked, because it is glass and glass is easily created from man-made processes.  Therefore, you must be cautious when sourcing your obsidian. Even though the molecular structure of Black Obsidian is not as perfect…

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