Specular Hematite is also called Specularite. It is high vibrational Hematite that grounds and raises your consciousness level, bringing it into everyday activity. This stone is your cosmic anchor, counteracting negative electromagnetic energies.
The ancient Greeks believed hematite was created when the god Saturn killed his father, Uranus.
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 paste 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.
This stone has a metallic lustre and black or silver coloration. It has been found in various forms across various continents.
Specular Hematite is primarily associated with the Root chakra.
Exposing Specular Hematite to moonlight or sage can help recharge the stone’s energy.
This stone is associated with Aries and Aquarius.
Specular Hematite is thought to aid the circulatory system, helping with anemia and other blood issues. It also is said to help heal bones.
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.
Specular Hematite at Crystal Life
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