Calcite Optical Tumbles
New Optical Calcite crystals in at La Luna.
These have the cutest little rainbows going on in them due to the way that they form.
Meditate with this crystal when you are looking to take your practices to the next level. See below for more info.
Key words: Amplifying, cleansing, manifestation, meditation
Calcite Crystal Healing Properties:
A powerful cleanser for all of the Chakras, as well as the space you place it in. Optical Calcite is great for meditation too, helping us to clear the mind and focus on our practices, this in turn can help accelerate our growth and development. Raising our consciousness to new heights, linking us to higher spiritual states and awakening psychic abilities within.
Boosts motivation, clarity and insight. Due to it's amplifying properties, Optical Calcite is good for manifestation work.
Due to the way it forms with fractions, most pieces show off little rainbows within, which help to uplift the feelings and is considered a crystal of new beginnings.
Calcite History and Uses:
Calcite gets its name from the Greek word “chalix” meaning lime. It comes in a wide variety of colours including, red, green, orange, yellow, blue, pink, clear, black and white. It is one of the most common minerals on Earth, making up the basis of limestone and marble, it takes many different forms and is formed in many different geological environments. Some forms fluoresce blue or red under UV light. It has been used to make cement and mortar and very clear translucent calcite has been used to make gun sights and geological (polarizing) microscopes.
Calcite Geological Description:
Calcite is a calcium carbonate mineral with a hardness of 3. It comes in a wide variety of forms and colours and is found on every continent of the world. Calcite makes up the major part of marble and limestone. Orange Calcite usually occurs in massive rather than crystalline form and the best specimens come from Mexico.
Being a natural product, each Optical Calcite crystal will vary slightly in pattern, size and shape, making each one truly unique.
Approx 2-3cm in size.