Star/Zodiac sign: Gemini

Keywords: Divinity, Peace

Healing Qualities:

Celestite: sometimes called Celestine, aids clear speech, self expression and personal growth. The energy of this crystal is highly spiritual and calming. Helpful for those who wish to enhance their own inner peacefulness or who find it hard to stop pressing their own mental and emotional panic buttons. As such its energy can be understood as emotionally protective. It is a stone that brings balance, especially to thought processes and communication. The vibrational energy of Celestite connects with the 5th (throat) and 7th (crown) chakras. It can help transcend everyday concerns during meditation, purifying the aura and chakras. Celestite is associated in healing with all aspects of the angelic realm, including angels themselves.

It is said that Celestite was given powers by angels to transmit angelic guidance. Psychically, it is said that Celestite is an excellent tool for astral travel. In the physical realm, Celestite is used to alleviate insomnia, healing eye problems, mental disorders, cellular order, eliminating toxins and digestive problems.

Celestite in a processed form is also used to create the blue flash in fireworks such as Catherine wheels.

Physical properties of Celestite:
Crystal structure: orthorhombic
Chemistry: SrSO4, Strontium Sulphate
Hardness: 3 - 3.5
Class: Sulphates
Group: Barite
Specific Gravity: 3.9 - 4.0
Refractive index: 1.622

Area of origin: Found in various places, much commercial extraction occurs from Madagascar.

Note: This crystals colour can fade if exposed to prolonged direct sunlight.

“Whilst crystals can be helpful in the healing of mental and physical conditions, they should not be seen as or used as a replacement for professional medical advice”.