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Extremely protective and healing stone when it comes to matters of the heart. Helps couples define and express true love fully and can break down barriers around the heart.
This unique green sand is found on Papakolea Beach on the island of Hawaii.
The mixture of olivine ((Mg,Fe)2SiO4) with other mineral particles creates a brilliant green color…and lots of sand-thieves. There are three other green beaches in the world—the others being in Guam, Norway, and the Galapagos Islands—all of which derive their color from olivine sand.
Nothing like 18 quartz points to make you feel goddamn radiant and glowing on a sunny day!Necklace made by Joan Kazilionis in Portland, Maine!
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Tangerine Quartz exhibits an energy that allows a greater understanding of the events affecting us in our lives. Tangerine Quartz can be used to find a place of calm and center after a physical or energetic trauma. It can help heal from a psychic attack, fostering a sense of compassion and understanding rather than assigning blame.
Supports and endorses inner vision and rapid personal growth. Highly vibrational stone filled with light.
Rose quartz, SiO2.
SiO2 is the chemical composition of many things like sand or glass, but in its well-ordered, crystalline form we call it quartz. Rose quartz gets its pinkish hue from inclusions of titanium, iron, or manganese.
Rock collection. Can’t find my giant quartz though, le sad.
Green Apophyllite helps to cleanse and balance the Heart Chakra energy.
They bring clarity to decisions and situations of the heart by allowing the holder to see all sides of the issue, untainted by fear or ego.
Green Apophyllite can assist in the “letting go” of issues that no longer serve and allow the act of forgiveness and healing. It will balance the emotions with a gentle, loving energy and enhance spiritual growth.
You can’t wholly tell, but its a quartz with amethyst undertones. The back is covered in sparkly galena and pyrite too!
Colour: greenish blue, blue
Found in: Brazil, India, New Zealand and the US
Cavansite is a stone that aids in many psychic areas. It can stimulate intuition greatly, heightens psychic awareness, stimulates the third eye, and enhances channeling abilities. It is especially helpful in psychic healing and protects the healer during psychic healing sessions. Emotionally, cavansite helps get rid of negative thoughts and beliefs, and inspires new ideas. It helps see what part of life need attention. It also helps one relax.
Chakra: Cavansite is related primarily to the throat and third eye chakras.
Health: Physically cavansite is helpful for sore throats, general healing, and diseases which it helps eliminate and keep from returning. Place on the eyelid for half an hour or so to aid many eye disorders.Carry or wear this stone to reduce the painfulness of osteoporosis. The stone can also be held onto, or taped onto, the most painful area for at least thirty minutes at a time. It is linked with periods of remission in illnesses, and is said to prevent the original problem from returning. It is said to help not just the eyes, but also teeth, kidneys,bladder, blood, and helps ease tinnitus.
Helpful for those who have learning difficulties to assist them in maximising their potential and is good for those working in those particular sectors, to assist their clients. It is a good stone for cleansing a new home of negative energies from previous occupiers. It is also helpful when losing a loved one or someone close and can be used in a child’s room when illness is around, or if there is any disability. It is a stone which is said to help parents to see their child’s potential and to nurture it, to love the child for who it is and not who they want it to be. It is said to calm sick animals, whether sick through injury or illness. safeguard home, car, possessions.
Star sign: Aquarius
REFERENCES & BIBLIOGRAPHY:
Gienger M (2007): Healing Crystals
Hall J (2009): Crystals 2
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Alexis Arnold crystalises abandoned books
“The Crystallized Book Series was prompted by repeatedly finding boxes of discarded books, by the onset of e-books, and by the recent disappearance of bookstores … The books, now frozen with heavy crystal growth, have become artifacts or geologic specimens.”