(re)Discover Sodalite's Blue Embrace. Join us as we explore its history, metaphysical powers, and how to use it for Inner Peace.
The name "sodalite" draws inspiration from the Greek term "sodium," alluding to its sodium content. Discovered in 1811 after sizeable deposits were unearthed in Greenland. In 1891, abundant reserves in Ontario, Canada, propelled its significance. Today, sodalite holds a special place as the state gemstone of Nunavut, Canada. Its journey from ancient Greece's belief in its intelligence-boosting properties to its modern links with logic, mental clarity, and truth by crystal healers, highlights its enduring allure.
Geological Properties & Location(s)
Mineral Information: Chloric sodium aluminum silicate
Hardness: 5.5 to 6 (Mohs)
Location(s): North America, South America, Asia
Okay to get wet? Yes, but not recommended for prolonged time
Sodalite is known for its cubic structure and captivating royal blue hues, where distinct white calcite streaks often enhance its appearance. A fun experiment you can try at home involves checking if your Sodalite exhibits fluorescence under UV light, a trait attributed to specific calcite properties. This phenomenon results in a vivid orange glow in response to ultraviolet radiation.
Sodalite deposits span across various regions, including Afghanistan, Brazil, Greenland, Canada as well as locations with the United States like Maine and Arkansas.
Beyond its captivating blue hues, Sodalite possesses profound metaphysical properties that can positively influence our well-being:
Chakra Alignment: Sodalite resonates with the Throat and Third Eye Chakras, promoting open communication and enhanced intuitive abilities.
Elemental Affinity: Associated with the element of Wind, Sodalite encourages rational thought, balanced opinions, and speaking from the heart.
Astrological Influence: Linked to Sagittarius, Sodalite stimulates the pineal gland, fostering intuitive abilities and expanding one's horizons.
Emotional Regulation: Sodalite aids in expressing and accepting constructive criticism, promoting emotional balance, and self-awareness.
Focus and Objectivity: By enhancing intuitive abilities and mental clarity, Sodalite empowers us to approach situations with a balanced and objective perspective.
“I speak my truth with clarity, wisdom, and compassion”
How to Use SodaliteExplore various ways to incorporate Sodalite's magic into your life:
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