Sugilite Gem of Love
Sugilite Gem is a rare stone, found in only a few places in Australia, India, Italy, Japan, Wales and South Africa. Most of what has been found in the world is not gem quality however. Gem quality comes almost exclusively from Japan and South Africa with the vast majority coming from South Africa. The best stone found in Japan is simply too deep to be mined in a cost effective way.
Sugilite gem comes in many colors. A pale, almost clear pink, all shades of purple, yellows, browns and black. From a metaphysical standpoint all colors are sought after. From a jewelry standpoint, the deep purples are the most highly favored (and expensive) stones with the exception of an extreme rare completely translucent form known and Gel Sugilite.
Sugilite Gem has been called Purple Turquoise because in their raw from, the two gemstones look very much alike, other than color. However the two stones are completely different in their mineral content and are considered two different species of stone.
Known as one of the more important stones dealing with love in its many forms, you can always be sure if your working deals with matters of love, Sugilite is a stone you can use. Our heart and the love it can hold and share with others, is our connection to Spirit and the love that comes from Spirit.
This makes Sugilite a great stone when working on problems between people where love should always rule. This includes problems between any two family members obviously but would also include cases where the problems are in the best interest of a larger group of people. Any type of government or business meeting where decisions are being made on what is best for everyone, would do well to allow Sugilites energies to keep calm heads and open hearts.
Sugilite is a very protective stone and is especially useful in cases where negative entities are causing problem. It helps by breaking the connection the negative entity has developed. This same ability works for people too, helping them break their connection with people and things that are not good for them.
It does this by awakening our understanding of how and why things are out of balance in our lives. Then Sugilite gentle guides us to the Spiritual reasons how and why to make changes.
But the healing properties of Sugilite go well beyond just those dealing with love, it is also useful in soothing all emotionally based illnesses, tensions and diseases and helps to enrich the immune system, allowing it to work at its optimal performance level.
Some of the many things Sugilite has been used for include:
- Protecting from shock and trauma after the death of a loved one.
- Helps you to forgive others
- Soothes despair allowing you to come back into the mundane world.
- Eases emotions
- Helps make it easier to face unpleasant situations.
- Helps in healing after injury or illness by boosting the immune system.
- Aid in reaching states of high consciousness
- Heals to remove pain form the body, especially headaches.
- Good for most brain based illnesses such as memory lapses, depression, bi-polar, Alzheimer’s and schizophrenia.
- Helps the user to identify and deal with personal emotions which may be hidden such as anger, hate, jealousy, aggressiveness, etc.
- To improve conditions of the blood.
- To aid in curing dyslexia.
- To purify the lymph node system.
- Helps ease painful conditions.
- Main Chakra: All
- Planet: Jupiter
- Vibrates to the number: 2,3,7
- Element: Water
- Astrological Sign: Aquarius and Libra
SUGILITE TECHNICAL DETAILS
- Chemical Composition and Name – (K,Na)(Na,Fe+3)2(Li2Fe+3)Si12O30 + Mn
- Hardness – 6 to 6.5
- Specific Gravity – 2.74, variable
- Refractive Index (R.I.) – 1.607 – 1.610
- Bi-refringence –
- Optic Sign –
- Optical Character –