Angelite, also known as Anhydrite has a Mohs hardness is 3.5. It is one of the softer stones making it not ideal for jewelry other than pendants. According to Wikepedia.com "It is in the orthorhombic crystal system, with three directions of perfect cleavage parallel to the three planes of symmetry. Orthorhombic lattices result from stretching a cubic lattice along two of its orthogonal pairs by two different factors, resulting in a rectangular prism with a rectangular base (a by b) and height (c), such that a, b, and c are distinct." The crystal system is inside the crystal, to see what that looks like, visit this site http://www.minerals.net/mineral_glossary/orthorhombic.aspx. It is pretty cool!
Angelite can raise the state of conscious awareness, it represents peace and brotherhood. Angelite facilitates contact with your spirit guides, angels and your higher self. It enhances psychic healing and telepathic communication between minds and enabling astral travel and spirit journeys. Angelite is a powerful stone for healers due to its ability to deepen attunement and heighten perception. It also provides protection for the environment or the body and helps you to speak your truth. It promotes communication and self-expression, dispels fear, anger and anxiety, converting them into faith and tranquility. Angelite helps with forgiveness. It alleviates psychological pain and counteracts cruelty, mentally, Angelite enhances astrological understanding and brings deeper understanding of mathematics.
Angelite is associated with the wind element and astrological sign Aquarius.
Angelite is also associated with the Heart, Throat and Crown Chakras. The heart chakra or the 4th chakra is located in the chest between the 2 breasts. It controls the circulatory and respiratory systems, arms, hands, shoulders, ribs, breasts, diaphragm, and thymus. It is showing the true essence of love, and opening the heart on all levels. It is also the center of intuitive sense clairsentience, love, the vehicle of your purpose, and forgiveness. The heart chakra regulates our interaction with the world controlling what we embrace and resist. It gives us the ability to be ourselves, and aids in understanding our own needs and emotions. An overactive chakra could mean extreme entitlement, jealousy, blaming others, and giving too much. An under active chakra could mean you have a fear of rejection, feel unloved, have self-pity, and are needy. A balanced chakra may make you feel loved, you feel loving and empathetic towards others, and you bring these qualities out in others.
The throat chakra or 5th chakra is located in the center of the neck, just above above the collarbones. This chakra is generally associated with the thyroid gland, larynx, trachea, ears, nose, teeth, mouth, and throat. By ensuring your throat chakra is healthy and balanced, you assist truthful and honest expression of your ideas. This area of the body where your communication abilities emerge, and is associated with hearing, including psychic hearing. An overactive throat chakra can be related to speaking too much, boring others, criticizing, and being stubborn. An underactive throat charkra may bring difficulty expressing personal truth, being afraid to speak in public, and being timid.
The Crown Chakra or the 7th chakra is located at the top, and back of the head. It regulates the brain, nervous system, and pineal gland. An overactive chakra could mean addiction to spiritually, craving attention, and needing to be popular in the eyes of your peers, friends and family. An under active chakra could mean you are misunderstood, unable to have fun, and unaware of denying spiritual connection. A balanced chakra may bring a strong connection to source energy, you are joyful and wise.
Angelite is an excellent stone to add to your collection. Should you have any questions, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are interested in a crystal healing bracelet or necklace, please visit https://www.sweetwillowspirit.com/healing-stone-jewelry-1 or send me a message if you would like a custom piece. Have a wonderful and blessed day!
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