Fluorite Point Wand

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Fluorite Point Wand 29g 55 x15 x15 mm.

Fluorite, also known as Crimson Night Stone or Fluorspar, is the mineral of calcium fluoride. Carlo Antonio Galeani Napione named it fluere Meaning “to flow” in 1797. Fluorites have a specific semitransparent aspect in a wide range of colors: blue, green, yellow, champagne, brown, purple, lilac. Some of them are almost colorless. Fluorite has been extracted mostly from South Africa, China and Mexico, however it can be found in several other places like Russia, Spain, Canada, Namibia or Mongolia. The largest fluorite single crystal ever found was a cube of over 2m in size and a weight of 16 tones.

Formation

Fluorites have been formed by hydrothermal activity in igneous rocks, especially in granitic pegmatites or limestones. It is often associated with quartz and calcite.

Properties

Fluorite is often used for production of optical lenses, based on its optical properties. It is a popular ornamental material, and also commonly used in metallurgy, ceramics and glass industry. Fluorites glow under UV light, and the word fluorescence comes from Fluorite stones. It is a stone with isometric crystal system, a vitreous luster, white streak, a hardness of only 4 and a perfect cleavage. Strontium and rare earth elements such as yttrium and cerium are frequently used in Fluorite element replacement for the calcium cation.

Symbolism: Clarity, intellectual abilities.

Element: wind.
Many properties of this stone are still unknown, as its influences are just being discovered. A variety of stones can be strengthened by fluorite. The benefits of fluorite seem to be related to the conscious mind.

It is considered helpful for reducing emotional involvement in a situation so that you can gain a more accurate perspective. It is said to strengthen the user's ability to theorize and assimilate. Fluorite's ability to affect the conscious mind and to calm anger, depression, and desperation is thought to help alleviate strong emotions and achieve a smoother way of thinking.