Chakra: All, especially Heart and Third Eye
Hardness: 3 (Mohs scale)
Emotional healing and balance, purification, serenity, relaxation, stress relief
Encourages release of identification with the ego and acceptance of the present moment as well a dwelling place for the soul.
Assists one in finding a strong emotional center, unaffected by the dramas and events of one's external experience. It helps balance emotions and prevents extreme emotional shifts. An excellent stone for those with excessive worry or fear.
An excellent support stone for many types of mental and emotional imbalances. Energetically curb hyperactivity and/or attention deficit disorder. It is an excellent stone for sleep disorders including insomnia due to stress or worry, or nightmares.