Stichtite is a hydrated magnesium chromium carbonate mineral with a trigonal crystal system. Discovered in 1910 in Western Tasmania, Australia, it was first recognised by A.S. Wesley a former chief chemist with the Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company, it was named after Robert Carl Sticht the manager of the mine.
Stichtite brings a calming peace to the environment, and promotes positive thinking prior to speaking with intellect. Stichtite promotes compassion, forgiveness and releases hardened attitudes.
Psychologically, by assisting in keeping your mind, opinions and emotional awareness acutely tuned, Stichtite teaches how negative emotions and ingrained attitudes affect your well-being, supporting while you reframe these. This stone can ameliorate and throw light on the emotional issues that underlie eating disorders and food cravings or allergies.
Stichtite is a stone that brings emotional awareness and expansion. It is a very calming stone that brings tranquillity and peace to individuals and to one’s environment. It helps one to be gentle with self and others, and promotes keeping promises, openly sharing opinions, and considering all thoughts with love. It engenders loving companionship of all kinds. For family life, Stichtite can help children behave positively.
Sources: USA, Tasmania, Canada, South Africa
Hardness: 1.5 – 2
Empowerment: The calmness of my spirit heals my loving energies