Selenite is the transparent, gem-quality variety of the common mineral gypsum. It forms on, blade-like crystals made up of parallel sheets of rock.
- Color: Transparent, white, gray
- Hardness: 2
- Qualities: energy-shifting, expansive
- Main Chakras: crown, sacral
Spiritual and Healing properties of Selenite
Selenite is one of the best stones with which to bring about a rapid shift of energy. It can quickly disperse accumulations of negativity in the aura, and will remove blockages and stagnant energy from the body. Selenite also brings flexibility, spiritual insight, and creativity. It can be relaxing and eases bodily tension.Selenite healing crystals also have the ability to remove blocks and negative energy from other crystals and gemstones, cleansing and magnifying the energy of anything that is placed upon it. They also shield you from outside influences, since once of the Selenite healing properties is to evoke protection from the angelic realm–this is why Selenite is a go to crystal for creating protection grids in your home.
How to cleanse crystals with selenite?
To cleanse and reactivate your jewelry or crystals, simply place them upon or wrap them around your selenite plate or bowl. Leave them there to charge for a minimum of 6 hours. When you pick up your crystals or put on your jewelry, they will feel much lighter now that all the negative and blocked energy is removed.
How to cleanse Selenite?Cleansing is an important step when working with crystal energy.
To cleanse your selenite (choose the best works for you):
- Use a smudge or incense stick and pass the crystal through the smoke.
- Place your crystal in a bowl of dry salt.
- Use sound vibrations from a singing bowl or bell.
- Place it in the moonlight overnight.
Note: Selenite is a soft mineral, and should be kept dry.
Once your crystal is cleansed, charging your crystals will give them the energy to perform at their best!
Selenite crystals are an energy tool that everyone needs in their home. Whether you use yours for selenite healing or energy cleansing or just for positive energy, it will be greatly beneficial for you! Shop Energy Muse’s selection of selenite crystals today!
Sources: Berenice Watt - Crystal decoder