Strongly protective and grounding, hematite raises your levels of confidence. Harmonizing the mind, body, and spirit, hematite anchors you in this world by connecting to the core of Mother Earth. A strong yang energy stone, hematite balances your meridians, helps you to find better focus, and makes you feel supported when you are vulnerable. Hematite dissolves negativity and prevents negative energy from entering your personal energy field. This helps to restore peace and harmony to your body.
A good stone for those who are timid or shy. It boosts your self-esteem, enhances willpower, and helps with confidence. It also helps those who are impulses to reign in their behaviors. Use hematite when meditating and during out-of-body journeying, as it protects the soul and grounds it back into your body when you are done.
If you someone who often feels energetically dirty while or after walking in groups of people carry hematite to create a powerful shield which will provide protection from EMF smog, geopathic, physical and/or emotional stress.
Learn more about hematite from a geological perspective here.
Hematite History & Folklore
The ancient Greek’s believed hematite was created when the god Saturn killed his father,
Hematite was often called bloodstone because it looked like blood when pulverized or when heated.
An Old Ancient Egyptian papyrus recommends Hematite to control bleeding and reduce inflammation.
Ancient Mesopotamians believed Hematite cured eye ailments and issues with the liver.
Ancient Babylonians made a past of Hematite and covered their soldiers in it, as they believed it ensured success in battle. This was because the stone was then closely associated Mars, the god of war.
Hematite and the Chakras
Earth star, base, past life, crown