Petoskey Stone is a fossilized coral from Michigan. It acts as a crown and third eye stone that stimulates psychic awareness, keeping negative spirits from interfering with your life. Using this fossil can help clear out negative energies from your aura and the environment. It is also a stone of creative expression, enhancing the imagination. Petoskey stone can help protect the head and the brain.
Petoskey stone is the state stone of Michigan and can be found the town of Petoskey. It is named after Chief Petosgay, whose land supposedly hosted the first specimens of these stones.
Petoskey stone is a type of ancient fossilized coral, dating back millions of years. This fossil is distinct in that the “eye” of each coral is darker than the stone surrounding it. It is found along the shores of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron in the United States.
The third eye and crown chakras resonate with Petoskey stone.
You can place this fossil 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.
Petoskey stone is believed to connect with Sagittarius.
According to fossil folklore, Petoskey stone helps curb viral infections and disease, lessening their effects and preventing their spread.
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Petoskey Stone at Crystal Life
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