Free Shipping Over $100 - Satisfaction Guaranteed or Your Money Back
Please note, that appearance is approximate, each piece may vary slightly in size and color for each piece of gemstone is totally unique! All are very beautiful of course. Order includes 1 piece.
Calcite is one of the most common minerals on earth covering 40% of the earth’s surface in the form of limestone. It’s one of the main components of the earth’s crust. Standard colours of this stone include green, pink, blue, yellow, brown, orange, white, red, grey and black.
Physical Healing Properties: Beneficial for calcium deficiency and bone growth especially in the elderly and in children. Assists the bowels and elimination. Also helps with skin conditions and tissue healing, as well as boosting the immune system.
Emotional Healing Properties: Calms the emotions and connects you with your rational mind so you can assess things accurately and creates emotional intelligence. Teaches discernment and patience in making decisions and not to rush into anything before you consider all sides. Restores hope and motivation, energizing and uplifting you on all levels.
Chakras: All chakras benefit from Calcite, but the various colours can correspond with specific chakras. For example, a green coloured calcite would correspond with the heart chakra.
Astrological signs: Related to the sign of Cancer and the emotional aspect of ourselves.
History: The word calcite is from the Latin word calx which means lime. Calcite has been used over the course of history for many purposes as it’s widely available and easily sourced. It’s formed by shells of Marine microorganisms that contain calcite that forms limestone over time. In prehistory, trilobites also had eyes that included calcite lenses, and in the Phanerozoic Period, there were calcite seas and aragonite seas which contained a variety of calcite forming beings. Calcite was even used as a pigment for white paint throughout history. Also used as a dietary calcium supplement for animals, a gentle abrasive cleaner and an additive in the soil. Optical calcite is pure calcite which was used at gun and bomb sights in World War ll.
How to use it: Place it in your home or carry it with you. Put it on the areas of your body that need healing energy.