This striking and uncommon mineral is generally seen in its rough form and rarely as a polished crystal. Its powerful and earthy energy stabilises that which surrounds it. It is helpful in centring within ones own appropriate space and purpose in the present moment.

Chakra’s: Base, heart and throat.

Healing qualities

Epidote has been found helpful by some healers in improving thyroid function and treating certain skin conditions. Emotionally, it encourages sociability, and helps relaxation. Spiritually it is supportive when experiencing deep spiritual changes, transitions and transformations in life. A powerful earthy and stabilising healer, Epidote is supportive for those who live in accordance with the open hearted wish to explore their own sense of self.

Physical Characteristics

Crystal Structure. Epidote is a structurally complex mineral having both single silicate tetrahedrons, SiO4, and double silicate tetrahedrons, Si2O7.

Chemical composition :( Calcium Aluminium Iron Silicate Hydroxide)
Chemical Formula: Ca2(Fe+++,Al)3(SiO4)3(OH) = Ca2(Fe,Al)Al2(SiO4)(Si2O7)O(OH)
Colour: Yellowish green/green
Hardness: 6.5
Class: Silicates
Subclass: Sorosilicates

“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”.