selenite and hematite combonation
Hematite is a very common crystal and it can be found in most rocks and soil all over the world. It's a chemical composition that is made of iron oxide. Hematite is a very common crystal and can be found in sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks. The crystal is made of 70% iron and 30% oxygen.
The crystal can vary widely in colour however the most common colour is black and grey. You may also find the mineral in gold, red, silver, or even a metallic colour. The much larger crystals are often brown in colour.
The crystal doesn't look anything special in its raw material, when sanded, shaped and polished they are made into beautiful metallic jewelry. They are also made into pigments to bring positive energy into our homes. Some people will have hematite in their homes to cleanse any negative energy. The crystal is often shaped into an obelisk, people will place these crystals in their bedroom, for protection during sleep. Having these crystals in your home can offer protection and good luck and they look beautiful.
Selenite and hematite are 2 completely different crystals, selenite is a very soft crystal that can easily break and has a hardness of 2.5 Mohs. While hematite is a much harder crystal that has a hardness of 5.5 to 6.5. Both of these crystals are used for protection and many people will wear the crystals in the form of jewelry such as a necklace, bracelets, rings, or earrings.
The zodiac sign for both of these crystals is different as the ruling planet of selenite is the moon, meaning that the zodiac sign for selenite is Cancer. While the zodiac sign for hematite is Aquarius.
Even though both crystals look completely different from each other. They have some similarities in their healing properties. Both crystals are considered powerful protection crystals that are used to deflect negative energy and stop negativity from other people entering our lives.
Hematite crystal helps us balance our energy and emotions between our mind, body, and spirit. It is also believed that the crystals have detoxification abilities, some believe that the crystals with detox the liver and blood.
The hematite crystal helps reduce stress levels, helps get rid of toxic emotions, and helps the troubled mind for clarity and calmness. It is the perfect crystal for meditating.
Meditating with selenite and hematite
Healing crystals are often used during meditation to help cleanse or connect with our chakras. Selenite is often used as it has the ability to enhance the energy of other healing crystals. It also helps encourage the flow of energy between different crystals. Selenite is the perfect crystal during meditation as it is considered a powerful protection crystal, that helps remove negative energy. Many people will use two of these crystals together to increase the likelihood of connecting to our chakras.
Hematite chakra is the root chakra, the root chakra helps us with grounding, security, and safety. People believe that a healthy root chakra has a better connection and understanding of the world around us.
Once you have connected to the root chakra energy will start to flow freely, and people will feel more comfortable and confident. Connecting to the root chakra can be overwhelming and you may feel a tingling sensation all over your body, some might feel a rush of emotions come to the surface.
You can simply meditate with selenite and hematite by holding both crystals in each hand. Try holding a palm stone or a tumbled stone, these shape of crystals will be more comfortable to hold. Meditate for 5 minutes and try to relax the mind, once the mind has completely relaxed focus on inhaling the energy from the crystals through the nose. Once the energy starts flowing through the nose push the energy toward the lungs. After the energy from the crystals has reached your lungs you can push the energy toward your lower where your root chakra is located. Connecting to the root chakra can be an overwhelming experience, each connection is unique to the individual.
It is not always possible to connect to the root chakra, by combining selenite and hematite makes it much more likely to connect.
Having a hematite crystal would be a wonderful addition to any crystal healer's collection, it combines perfectly with selenite, especially during a meditation when you wish to connect to the root chakra.