Danburite with Calcite & Quartz - Charcas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
WxHxD: 14x7x11cm= 5.5x2.7x4.3in
Danburite is a calcium boron silicate typically occurring in contact metamorphic rocks. It is usually colorless but can be pale pink or yellow. It is named for Danbury, Connecticut (US) where it was first discovered in 1839.
CaB2(SiO4)2; Hardness 7 – 7.5; Orthorhombic
Calcite forms in many different geologic environments. Usually colorless or white it can occur in many tints due to the inclusion of minor constituents during formation. It has possibly more habits of occurrence than any other mineral.
CaCO3; Hardness 3; trigonal
Quartz is a crystalline form of silica. The greatest concentrations of quartz are found in silica-rich igneous and metamorphic rocks. Quartz is one of Earth’s most abundant minerals and is an essential component of granite and many other rocks. Often transparent, Quartz can be found in almost any color. Quartz has piezoelectric properties, meaning it generates an electric charge in response to pressure.
SiO2; hardness 7; isometric.
Danburite supports the heart chakra, while stimulating the ability to let one’s personal light shine in harmony with the world. It has been used for angelic communication, channeling, interdimensional travel, peace, and to relieve stress.
Calcite is used for energy cleansing and amplification and is excellent for support in learning new things and progressing in a healing practice. The Iceland Spar variety is exceptionally well suited for awareness in communication, increasing clarity and reminding us that words can have two meanings.
Quartz is called the Master Healer Stone. It amplifies personal power by connecting one to the energies of the universe. Quartz acts as a bridger of realms and opens doors for communication with plants, animals, and beings from other dimensions. Quartz will activate all of the energy centers and trigger one’s highest potential to unfold.
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