Sunstone Palm Stone
Description: Radiant and highly polished Sunstone Palm Stone. This stone is pure, undyed, and full of vibrant energy. Known as a joyful stone, Sunstone inspires the nurturing of self in order to be of service to others. It restores the enjoyment of life, good nature and provides a sense of abundance. The photo is typical of the item you will receive.
Size: Range in size from 2- 2 1/2 inches in length. Approximate weight is 94 grams.
Primary Uses: Sunstone is a barrier filter crystal. Barrier Crystals are rather rare and powerful. With the inner form of a trapezium, a structure with no right angles, a triclinic crystalline structure gives a crystal strength in all directions allowing it to provide barriers to attack from all directions simultaneously. These Barrier crystals are very effective amulets for defending yourself from the misfortunes of this world.
Quick Healing Overview: Sunstone is an abundance stone. It encourages independence and originality, is inspirational in revealing talents, and attracts fame and unexpected prosperity. It is an excellent “good luck” crystal.
Birthstone & Zodiac Uses: Sunstone is not a traditional birthstone. Sunstone which is gold in color is the natural birthstone of those born in the magical month of midsummer (July 22 – August 21). Gold crystals bring you success, enthusiasm, happiness, and power. Sunstone is not associated with any zodiac sign; however, it will bring out the sensuality of Virgos, and will temper the sexuality and possessiveness of Aries.
For Chakra Balancing: Sunstone is associated with the Base and Sacral Chakras. The Sacral Chakra is located below the navel and above the pubic bone at the front of the pelvis. It controls the flow of energy and is the center of gravity of the body. When it is out of balance the symptoms will manifest themselves as confusion, over-dependency on others, repression of feelings, inability to feel joy, fear of sensuality or sex, and frustration and bitterness. The Base Chakra which is located at the base of the spine and radiates through the legs and feet. When the spiritual energies of the Root Chakra are out of balance, you will feel flighty, disconnected from reality, and distant.
Crystal Color Energy: Sunstone has tones of gold, orange, and scarlet. Gold energy in Sunstone brings success, enthusiasm, happiness, and power. The energy of Orange in Sunstone brings joy and friendship, pleasure, and family togetherness. Scarlet color energy reflects the color of strength and vitality, both physical and spiritual.
Associated Goddesses: Sunstone honors Cerridwen, the Welsh Goddess of Inspiration and Knowledge. Sunstone may also be used to honor Sekhmet, the Egyptian Goddess of War.
Feng Shui Uses: Sunstone utilizes Fire Energy. They are generally used in the center of a home or room to bring cheerfulness, light, and energy to the entire space. Yellow is the color of the middle of the year, the middle of space, the sun, and light energy. Cacoxenite in shades of brown utilizes Earth energy, the light brown energy of stability, patience, honesty, balance, and resourcefulness.
Uses in Divination: The Divinatory meaning of Sunstone: Enjoy the present without worrying if the good times will last.
Talisman Energy: As an amulet of protection, Sunstone is a powerful Barrier Filter. Barrier crystals have incredible abilities to help us focus and amplify our efforts to keep undesirable elements out of our lives. Crystals with the earth power of a Filter, absorb positive energy flow but work to keep negative energy away from us.
What Other Crystal Authors Think: Sunstone is a popular and effective crystal that has been used for a variety of purposes. Primarily, however, it is known as the Magic Stone because it can enhance your mental abilities such as clairvoyance, and prophecy. Naisha Ahsian in “The Book of Stones’ notes that it is a powerful Wind element stone that actives your Inner Eye and helps you perceive the knowledge that is hidden from you. Melody in “Love is in the Earth” reports that it is the “temple of the stars” that will allow you to understand your destiny.