Hematite is one of the most grounding energies, pulling excessive energies from the Higher Chakras back down to the Earth. An excellent stone to be placed at your feet when feeling dizzy or spaced out.
Emotionally: It brings mind, body and spirit into balance, in harmony. It promotes feelings of strength and stability, enhancing self-confidence and will power.
Spiritually: Hematite is a very effective grounding and centering stone, following healing or spiritual work, when we need to be focused on the earth plane. It protects against negative energies during spiritual work and meditation.
Physically: A purifier of the blood, it’s name is derived from the Greek word for blood.
Hematite works in harmony with: Obsidian, Smoky Quartz, Tourmaline and Herkimer Diamonds
Countries of discovery: Brazil and America
The geology: Hematite is an iron oxide mineral, with a hardness of 5 – 6 on the Mohs Scale. It has a hexagonal (trigonal) crystal system.
Due to the natural formation, each crystal may vary slightly in shape, size, colour and markings from the picture, but each one is beautiful.
Approximate size of each crystal: 1cm x 1.5cm