Sources: United States
Mineral Type: Vesuvianite
Composition: Ca10(Mg, Fe)2Al4(SiO4)5(Si2O7)2(OH,F)4
Mohs Hardness: 5-6.5
Chakra(s): Heart, Throat, Crown
Astrological Compatibility: Sagittarius, Capricorn
Treats/Benefits: Depression, Nutrient Absorption, Sense of Smell, Teeth
Provides a link to spiritual guidance and recognition of what is important to advance on one’s spiritual path. Releases feelings of imprisonment and restraint relating to expectations or limitations, gently dissolves anger, and alleviates fear, creating inner security. Opens and stabilizes the mind, and clears negative thought patterns from the mind, body and emotions so it can function more clearly. Assists with inventing and discovering, drawing out creativity and intuition from deep within. Represents loyalty and cooperative effort, benefiting relationships between newlyweds, business associates and friends. Allows one to dutifully rise up to face unavoidable danger but also brings the wisdom to discourage dangerous situations. Makes attentive to one’s feelings and promotes understanding.