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Type: Rocks & Fossils
Keywords: Release of negativity, embracing positive patterns, the attraction of what one emanates
Elements: Earth, Water
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Epidote Crystal Healing Properties:
Epidote is useful in overcoming habitual negativity, hopelessness, fatalism and other destructive emotional patterns. It generates hope for the future and a willingness to pursue one’s dreams. It assists those who feel stuck in their current reality find ways to take action or create movement. Epidote raises the vibration in areas that are congested, filled with debris or overly dense, it encourages a more positive emotional state to support general healing.
Epidote History and Uses:
The name Epidote comes from the Greek word ‘epidosis’ meaning addition or increase, referring to one side of the ideal prism being longer than the other. It also called Pistacite due to its pistachio green color. It ranges in color from olive green, grey, brown or nearly black, but most usually is a shade of yellowish-green or pistachio-green. Epidote is an attraction stone, bringing you more of what you emanate so be sure to remember you reap what you sow. Traditionally crystal healers have worked with Epidote to clear congestion and energy blockages in the physical and subtle bodies and because it helps to balance and stabilize the energy flow in the body.
Epidote Geological Description:
Epidote is an aluminum, iron silicate mineral with a hardness of 6 to 7. Its crystal system is monoclinic and it often grows in prismatic crystals. Epidote crystals have been found in Austria, Pakistan, Mexico, Norway, Mozambique, and the USA.
Affirmation: I focus on the positive to clear my life of outmoded and unwanted patterns.
All information about metaphysical properties is for reference only. It is a combination of research on how the gemstones have been used by different cultures today and throughout history, and our own personal experience. We do not recommend using crystals as a substitute for conventional medical or psychological treatment and do not claim they cure or heal medical conditions. Please always listen to the advice of your medical professional and only use crystals as a complementary therapy in addition to medical treatment.