Pietersite is an extremely supportive stone that connects the physical self to the spiritual, helping you release vows made in your past lives. Using this crystal can help with reconnecting parts of your energy field that have been lost or damaged by trauma, abuse, or accidents. It has the ability to smooth one’s sense of awareness so that they can make decisions that align with their body, mind, and spirit. Pietersite is also a social crystal that loves to bring harmony into communities.
Some believe that pietersite can bring control to chaotic or hostile situations or environments.
Pietersite is a type of quartz that is typically black or blue in color with brown or orange spots. Some consider pietersite to be a jasper. It has been found in Africa and parts of Asia.
Pietersite resonates with the higher heart, third eye, and past life chakras. Some believe it can clear and align all chakras.
You can place pietersite 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.
Leo is typically associated with pietersite.
Folklore suggests that pietersite has a variety of bodily benefits, including supporting the functions of the pituitary gland, metabolism, lungs, liver, intestines, feet, and legs. It also is believed to regulate the endocrine system, hormones, blood, body temperature, and absorption of minerals.
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.
Pietersite at Crystal Life
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