Selenite, Satin Spar & Desert Rose all share the same metaphysical properties, all increase health and help users attain a healthy vitality. Selenite, the crystalized form of Gypsum, is a master healer and activates the Third-Eye Chakra to provide valuable insight into the prevention and correction of disorders caused by "free radicals" in the body. It is also useful in detecting disorders, working to align chakras and clear blockages.
Selenite promotes physical and intellectual flexibility, but can aid in decisions when necessary. This is very helpful in business and the acquisition of materialistic endeavors. This luck also applies to the pursuit of justice and issuing judgements. Overall, it enhances awareness of the self and of others.
When activating the Crown Chakra the connection to the higher self is easily achievable with Selenite, especially under the moonlight. Selenite is actually derived from the Greek word for "moon". This is where its cleansing powers are realized, clearing any negativity held in the surrounding environment. It expels a peaceful nature infectiously promoting calm which is best for a deep meditative state.
It connects the user to the Akashic Records in which bare access to past and future lives. Selenite is most helpful in receiving visions of future lives, although it is noted that future applies to the current life as well.
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE?
Selenite, Satin Spar and Desert Rose are all forms of Gypsum, a soft sulfate mineral. Gypsum (derived from the Greek word for "plaster") is moderately water-soluble, meaning it can dissolve. What is interesting though is when exposed to higher temperatures it is less soluble, thus losing water it turns into calcium sulfate hemihydrate aka plaster.
Selenite is translucent and colorless.
Satin Spar is fibrous and milky sometimes with color.
Desert Rose is in the formation of a rosette composed of gypsum and druse sand crystals. (Metaphysical bonus: love attraction)
Crystals have been used by our ancestors for thousands of years by all cultures. The effects of crystals & minerals are well documented and the science supporting these claims is ever-evolving. However, they are not a substitute for illness and disease treatment so please seek medical/mental advice from a qualified medical professional.
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