Orbicular Jasper Palm Stone
47 x 35mm - Sold Individually
Crystal Details: Orbicular Jasper is a name given to a highly silicified rhyolite or tuff that has quartz and feldspar crystallized into radial aggregates of needle-like crystals forming orbicular (spherical) structures. The name Ocean Jasper is used for a variety found along the intertidal shores of northeast Madagascar.
Chemical Composition: SiO2 -Sodium Dioxide with inclusions
Hardness: On Mohs scale of mineral hardness - grade 6.5 - 7 (1 being softest, 10 being hardest)
Colour: Ocean Jasper is a beautiful gem material, identified by a unique pattern of eyes, or "orbs" on a swirling, striped background of vibrant colour.
Uses: Crystals are a gift of nature that have been cherished and appreciated by humankind for for millennia. There are countless ways we can incorporate crystals into our daily lives. Placed around the home, worn as jewellery or simply held in the hand they remind us of our relationship with nature and Mother Earth.
It is known that crystals, due to their atomic makeup, hold heat and focus light energy, the often used example is quartz crystals being used in watches to generate an electric charge. Beyond this, it is said that crystals and gemstones have different energies that can be used to enhance your own energetic vibrations. Each gemstone is known for its unique 'energetic' properties.
Properties: Patience – Responsibility – Meditation
Orbicular Jasper helps us to accept responsibility and to increase our patience. The circular formation of the pattern on this Jasper, is said to resonate with breathing techniques used in healing and meditation.
Tip: Keep Orbicular jasper close by when meditating, to assist with breath-work.
Historical Uses/Folklore: The name Orbicular comes from the circular patterns or orbs that are formed.
Chakra: Base (Muladhara)
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