Ancestralite ~ A Stone of Grounding, Clearing, Healing, Protection & Karma

Ancestralite ~ A Stone of Grounding, Clearing, Healing, Protection & Karma

Ancestralite is an unusual, new addition to the Mineral Kingdom. Originally found in the Minas Gerais region of Brazil, it is slowly becoming one of the most popular minerals of recent times. Ancestralite is a pseudomorph of Martite, which is a variety of Hematite formed under increased oxygen activity. It also has some similarity to Magnetite and … [Read more...]

Pinolite ~ A Funky Crystal Friend!

Pinolite ~ A Funky Crystal Friend!

Pinolite is a generic name for a rare mixture of Dolomite, Graphite & Magnesite found only in Austria.  The small white flecks in the grey/black matrix look like pine kernals or little seeds and the literal translation of Pinolite means 'pine stone'. Although Pinolite was discovered in 1873, it is an fairly unknown mineral that isn't mentioned … [Read more...]

Indigo Gabbro ~ The Crystal of Integration & Balance

Indigo Gabbro ~ The Crystal of Integration & Balance

Indigo Gabbro is a relatively new crystal mined ONLY in Madagascar and a few locations in Alaska. Anything else that has the 'Gabbro' label is more than likely a blend of black and white minerals, but will not be the specific mix that makes Indigo Gabbro what it is and is therefore a different crystal. It doesn't help that Indigo Gabbro has been … [Read more...]

Eudialyte ~ A Heart, Sacral & Base Chakra Crystal

Eudialyte ~ A Heart, Sacral & Base Chakra Crystal

Eudialyte is a highly unusual crystal. It's name derives from the Greek phrase meaning 'well decomposable' ~ which in this day and age means it will dissolve in acid. Other names for this crystal are Saami Blood and Almandine Spar. There is also a Eudialyte 'group' of crystals, which are structurally and chemically related to pure Eudialyte, so … [Read more...]

Black Tourmaline ~ The Master Protector

Black Tourmaline ~ The Master Protector

Black Tourmaline is THE strongest protection crystal in the mineral kingdom. It deflects negative energy away from a person or area very effectively and is also the best protection crystal to use when carrying out spiritual work or to protect an altar, home or area. The word Tourmaline comes from the Sinhalese word Thuramali, which refers to … [Read more...]

Kyanite ~ Master Bridge Crystal

Kyanite ~ Master Bridge Crystal

Kyanite is one of my personal favourites. Although Kyanite takes its name from the Greek word kyanos, meaning deep blue, there have since been discoveries of many other colours ~ black, orange, green and pink. ALL of them are amazing to work with! It is a dual strength crystal and I can feel this energetically when working with it ~ it works on our … [Read more...]