Chiastolite (also referred to as Andalusite or “Cross Stone”) is a stone of harmony, transmuting dissension and conflict to more peaceful and co-operative energy. This stone helps you to release outworn patterns and conditioning. It is especially helpful for youth seeking to dispel negative thoughts and feelings.
Use chiastolite when you are problem solving or making decisions without results. It helps you by strengthening your analytical ability. Chiastolite also helps you to maintain your spirituality when you are going through trauma or illness by bringing in protective energy. Over time, this stone can help dissolve illusions, calm fears, clear guilt, stabilize one’s emotions, and attune one to their soul’s purpose.
Chiastolite has been nicknamed the “Cross Stone” for the black cross patterns on its surface.
This stone is thought of by many as a natural shield talisman, capable of protecting against negativity and curses.
Healers believed this stone had the power to reduce fever.
Chiastolite is a mineral often found in schist and gneiss. It can also form during the metamorphic transformation of some stones. This stone is often red or brown with black cross patterns. It is found in Chile, Russia, and Spain.
This stone is connected to the earth star, root, and sacral chakras.
You can place this stone in full moon moonlight to energize. It can also be moved through sage smoke or incense, placed in rice, or buried in the earth overnight.
If your sun is in Libra, this stone can help transform conflict into cooperation.
If your moon is in Aquarius, chiastolite helps you to feel stable and overcome feelings of being out of control.
This stone is thought to help strengthen the blood, chromosomes, immune and nervous systems. It is also believed to help nursing mothers with lactation.
Disclaimer: Crystal meanings and spiritual healing lore are not a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. They are presented as spiritual supports to healing and other life issues. See a doctor or licensed medical practitioner for all health issues.
Chiastolite at Crystal Life
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