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Beautiful Purple Aragonite Crystals
Keywords: Balancing energy fields, emotional healing, renewed strength and confidence
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Aragonite Healing Properties:
Aragonite is at once soothing and energizing. It facilitates the gentle opening and cleansing of the chakras and activation of the auric field. It encourages the expression of one's energy in words, the arts or other communication channels. Aragonite assists with emotional growth and self-healing, while encouraging us to find the calm center in our hearts.
Aragonite History and Uses:
Aragonite, also called tufa and tchazar crystal is named after the Aragon River in Spain where it was first discovered in 1788. Aragonite occurs in a variety of colors including white, grey, reddish, yellow, and blue. Interestingly it forms the skeletons of some marine creatures both living and fossilized and secreted by mollusks it forms the lustrous mother of pearl in shells and nacre in pearls. The most popular Aragonite for metaphysical uses is the reddish star clusters from Morocco or the blue specimens from China. Aragonite was traditionally used to bring a stabilizing effect to adolescents, helping them to be more patient, responsible and channel their energy productively. It was a favorite of Spanish monks who carved it to make their rosary beads.
Aragonite Geological Description:
Aragonite is a calcium carbonate mineral with an orthorhombic crystal system and a hardness of 3.5 to 4. It can be found in Spain, Morocco, China, Greece, Austria, England, Czech Republic, Mexico, Peru, Pakistan and the USA.
Affirmation: I create balance and harmony within myself as I go forward with the healing of my emotional body
See also Green Aragonite, Blue Aragonite and Brown Aragonite
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.