How many of you are enjoying Summer? I've been soaking it up while working with my herbs for this year. This stone is a beautiful stone to celebrate the summer season and this amazing weather that we have. For those of you in Australia, this is a wonderful stone to carry with you through the upcoming colder months to remind you of the sunshine. It's really sunshine in your pocket.
Sunstone is an absolutely beautiful gemstone that has an amazing golden sparkle to it. There are actually two types of sunstone. The first is a natural feldspar, that typically comes from India. It looks a lot like an orange opal. The second is an andesine feldspar covered with Copper. This type is called the Oregon sunstone. It is actually the state stone of Oregon. That variety is usually darker because of the copper within the stone.
Sunstone helps you to become aware of your own self-healing powers. For all of us, this is an amazingly powerful strength. When you walk your path you are constantly working on self awareness and finding and honoring your true self. When you do that it's very important to be able to heal yourself as well. This stone will help you do that. As you confront any issues from your past that you may have issues with hold onto this stone and let it's positively glowing energy wash over you in waves of positive energy to heal you. Sunstone will help you to find your true self and live your life more accordingly to that.
Psychologically sunstone is a very uplifting stone. It helps one to be more positive, cheerful, and have a better temper. It can be effective in helping to alleviate depression. This is a great stone to charge with positive energy in the sun, and carry on you to help you anytime you feel negative energy trying to creep in. If you need a boost of self-confidence this is a wonderful stone for that as well. It's positive energy is also very helpful for fatigue and can help to provide energy and stamina when you need it. It can stimulate the vegetative nervous system, and help all of your organs function properly. It is also helpful for the heart, back, eyes and kidneys. You should cleanse sunstone once a month under lukewarm water and recharge it by placing it in the sunlight.
Much Love and Many Blessings