Gypsum / Selenite
Metaphysical Properties: Is considered to be the "Lucky Stone". Aids on
in coping when life is living in the fast lane. Often used for canter
of medicine wheel. Used by Native American Indians in rain ceremonies.
An Earth Keeper stone. Stimulates progression.
Chakra Alignment: Crown
Origin of Name & Mythology:
From the Greek se????, for "moon," in allusion to the moon-like white
reflections of the mineral or to the quality of the light transmitted
by semi-pellucid gypsum slabs of cleavages used as windows.
The vibration of Selenite is very high but also very
calming, so it is excellent for clarity, understanding and
concentration, as well as keeping specific areas of a room clear of
unwanted energy. It can also be used to form a protection grid in the
The crystal forms in a linear "spear" shape, and the
energy is directional. It can be used to cleanse other crystals and
crystal jewellery simply by laying them on the selenite, usually
overnight, and can also be used to recharge crystals that feel a bit
"flat", by directing the point of the spear towards the crystal, for a
period of time.
Selenite is often used in wand-form to dissolve energy
blocks or to detach entities. Selenite itself does not need to be