A calcium carbonate mineral
Zodiac: Cancer, Leo, Pisces, Aries
Chakra: Root (1st), Solar Plexus (3rd), Third Eye (6th)
Element: Fire, Wind
Found: Many parts of the world, although majority from Mexico
Action ~ Clarity ~ Insight
Stimulates determination and faith to break old patterns and take a new direction in life; Helps one to overcome fear and procrastination; Brings clarity of mind and aids in study; Helps one overcome scarcity beliefs.
Honey calcite helps the mind and body remember information brought back during astral travel and channeling experiences, then put it all into action. It can help to clear the mind and prepare you for studying and/or learning a new skill. Activating and working with the solar plexus chakra, this stone teaches about the right use of power and responsibility. It can be calming and help one to lessen the feelings of being overwhelmed.
In general, calcite is a powerful amplifier of energies. It is one of the most common minerals on the face of the Earth, comprising about 4% by weight of the Earth’s crust. Calcite is probably the premier cleanser of stored negative energies in the human system, and works on all levels from the physical to the etheric. This makes it a very purifying stone. Having a large piece of any member of the Calcite family is beneficial, as it can be used to clear negativity from the environment and the body. All calcites are good for reducing fear and stress.
Calcites stimulate the flow of energy to cells, which is part of what makes it a potent amplifier as well as aiding one’s mental faculties. They become helpful when one is learning new concepts by helping thought processes flow in a coherent, fluid way. This allowance for better thought flow and connecting ideas may also help release blockages to creativity. Being a grounding and centering stone as well, combined with this flow of creativity allows for one’s inner peace they find to also be a vibrant one.
Not only do Calcite aid the mind, but they are also useful to assist with emotional healing. With this intrinsic connection of the emotion & mental body, they help to incorporate heart-based thinking into your everyday life. Bringing its properties of grounding & centering, when used with heart related matters, it is very beneficial for reconciliation. It can help ameliorate arguments in a relationship, and help create balance.
With all that life force energy flowing so openly and beautifully through mind, body & spirit, these crystals have been known to combat laziness and help one feel full of vitality and more energized, alleviating feelings of sluggishness.