Crystal of the Day
(Blue green, Light blue, Sky blue)
Rosasite is named after its discovery locality, the Rosas Mine, Sulcis, Sardinia, Italy. It was discovered in 1908 CE.
Hardness: 4 1/2
Cleavage: Good in two directions at right angles.
Fracture: Splintery – Thin
Streak: Light blue
Luster: Vitreous, Silky
Healing: Rosasite is used to treat disorders of the internal organs. It is used to heal measles and chicken pox and to regenerate tissue lost to a internal rupture.
Magical Workings: Rosasite is an excellent stone to use for meditation and to attain a state of calmness in one’s life. Rosasite is associated with the astrological sign of Virgo and it vibrates to the number 7.
Chakra Applications: Use in association with the Throat and Third Eye chakras.
Foot Notes: Rosasite forms in the oxidation zones of zinc-copper deposits. Minerals associated with Rosasite include limonite, smithsonite, hemimorphite, malachite, aurichalcite and calcite.
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