Sunstone is a good crystal for happiness and independence.
Reach for this crystal with you need a boost of optimism and to help lift feelings of depression. Also considered by some as a lucky crystal as it is believed to help bring in good fortune and prosperity.
Another great way to use this crystal is for manifestation work...
Keywords: Confidence, leadership, independence, manifestation, vitality, self empowerment
Chakras: Sacral, solar plexus
Zodiac Signs: Leo, Libra
Sunstone Crystal Healing Properties:
Sunstone allows us to find ways to make our dreams manifest. It enhances our ability to step forward in difficult situations with courage and enthusiasm. Making work fun through a zest for action. Sunstone is very effective for lifting dark moods and increasing our feelings of self worth. It instils confidence, motivation and optimism which enables our personal power to shine.
Sunstone History and Uses:
The name sunstone is derived from this crystal’s warm colour and the fact that it reflects light. It is usually coloured from orange to brown red with sparkling inclusions of Hematite. Sunstone has been known as a stone of good luck because it brings light to all situations. Sunstone has been used to remove energy draining cords from other people to you. Sunstone was used by the Canadian Indians in medicine wheel rituals, and to the ancient Greeks it represented the Sun Gods. It was used in ancient India as protection against dark forces from other realms.
Sunstone Geological Description:
Sunstone is an oligioclase feldspar mineral with a hardness of 6 to 6.5. It has a triclinic crystal system and derives its name from its warm orange colour and sparkling inclusions. It can be found in Canada, USA, Norway, Greece and India.
Being a natural product, each Sunstone crystal will vary slightly in size, shape, colour and pattern, making each piece uniquely beautiful.
Approx 2-3cm in size.