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Scolecite is a Guardian Filter Crystal. If you have prized possessions you want to guard and protect, use a Guardian crystal. They are also useful for travelers and adventures to take with them on their travels as insurance against harm. Filters are similar to Buffers, but have a more specific use. The Buffers are general use crystals used when the need is to achieve balance in life by buffering pressures. The Filters, on the other hand, are used to keep negative energy away from us.
White is the color of the feminine gender, manifested as the Goddess in many cultures, and, as such, the color of the world of birth, and regeneration. It is a cool color of the night, the sleeping world, and it offers us the best guide to the hidden world beyond understanding, just as the moon is our only illumination in the dark world of night.
Scolecite has Metal elemental energy. Metal energy is the energy of intelligence, contraction, healing, and creativity. It is the energy of togetherness and crystallization - of ideas, of concepts, and of groups. It is some times hard, sharp, and often destructive, yet an essential element in all lives. In Calcite, its metal energy is tempered and more focused on power for avoiding being a victim of others.
The metal element brings the power of concentration and determination to our lives and our dwellings. Use Calcite in the west area of your home or room to bring the Metal energy of concentration to your efforts.
These stones have been used to determine the sex of a baby using a pendulum. Hold the pendulum over the stone for several seconds. If the pendulum swings towards you and away from you, the indication is that the baby is the same sex as you. If the pendulum swings side to side, the baby will be of the opposite sex.
Scolecite is a meditation stones used when you need to restore balance in your life, when it is out of balance from an excess of Yang energy. The world can be a harsh, hard, loud, and forceful place. Calcite is a repose. For many, just holding one for a few minutes brings great relief.
Other practitioners report that Scolecite promotes inner peace and deep relaxation. It also promotes dreaming as well as realizing inner messages you may be sending yourself.