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Keywords: Purification, protection
Zodiac Signs: Scorpio, Capricorn, Cancer
Shungite Crystal Healing Properties:
The antioxidant properties of the fullerenes in Shungite make it extremely useful for boosting the immune system by eliminating toxins, bacteria, viruses and free radicals. It is reputed to have anti-inflammatory and antihistaminic properties. It is thought to have the ability to neutralize the negative effects of electromagnetic radiation. Shungite can also absorb negative energy and remove it from a person or space. It keeps us grounded and protected and reduces stress by transmuting negative emotions into positive energy.
Shungite History and Uses:
Shungite gets its name from the village called Shun’ga, in the Karelia area of Russia, the only place where it is found. Shungite is a rare, carbon-based, noncrystalline rock which looks similar to coal, it has the ability to conduct electromagnetic and geothermal energy. Shungite contains fullerenes, carbon-based molecules that are a natural antioxidant and it can absorb and shield the body from electromagnetic radiation. It was traditionally used in Shun’ga to protect and purify the body by placing the stones in drinking water. It needs to be cleansed and recharged regularly in order for it to do its work.
Shungite Geological Description:
Shungite is a Precambrian carbonaceous rock estimated to be 2 billion years old. It is found only in the Karelia, Lake Onega region of Russia. Noble Shungite can contain 94% carbon, silicates and almost all the elements of the periodic table.
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