Charoite

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cab1658_charoite_17_card1Charoite is a complex mineral containing potassium, sodium, calcium, barium, strontium, oxygen, silicon, and hydrogen and has a monoclinic crystal system.  Its name derives from the Charo River in Siberia where it is found.

Charoite is a stone of transformation.charoite-rough-stone  It is a soul stone that overcomes fear.  Charoite stimulates inner vision and spiritual insight and aids in coping with enormous change at a spiritual level.  At the same time, it provides deep physical and emotional healing.

Psychologically, Charoite integrates “negative qualities” and facilitates acceptance of others.  It releases deep fears and is particularly useful for

Russian Charoite Baluster Vase

Russian Charoite Baluster Vase

overcoming resistance or putting things into perspective.  It bestows drive, vigour and spontaneity and is able to reduce stress and worry, bringing a relaxed attitude.

Mentally, Charoite stimulates perceptive observations and analysis and applies these to facilitate a fast decision.  Charoite grounds the spiritual self into everyday reality.  It encourages a path of service to humanity which may be why it is often referred to as a carer’s crystal when nursing the sick or elderly.necklace_charoite4

Charoite is thought to improve cramps, migraines and sleep problems and to reenergize the body when exhausted.

Zodiac: Pisces

Birthstone: March

Chakra: Crown

Sources: SiberiaRussia

Hardness: 6

Empowerment: I can feel at home anywhere.

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