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About Stones: Chrysocolla

Chrysocolla

Astrological Sign: Gemini, Virgo, Taurus
Chakra: Throat, Heart
Lore: Chrysocolla eases emotional heartache and increases our capacity to love. Native American tribes used it as a healing stone for calming upset feelings. It helps re-build relationships and is purifying to the home and the environment.
Geology: Chrysocolla is formed in the oxidation zone of copper ore minerals where surface water containing acid dissolves copper out of the rock. A type of chrysocolla mined in Israel, called Eilat stone, is intergrown with turquoise and malachite.
Localities: Peru, Chile, Arizona, Nevada, Israel

About Stones: Apophyllite

apophyllite

Astrological Sign: Libra, Gemini
Chakra: Brow, Crown, Heart
Lore: Apophyllite helps create a conscious connection between the physical and the spiritual. It allows the recognition of truth and encourages tranquility, a calm attitude, and honesty. Use apophyllite on the higher chakras to facilitate astral travel.
Geology: Apophyllite is a sheet silicate that is formed hydrothermally. Tabular crystals are cubic or octahedral, sometimes dipyramidal or platy. Apophyllite may be colorless, white, or light shades of pink, green and yellow.
Localities: India, Mexico