Pyrite is most noted for its nickname, “Fool’s Gold.” It is usually pale brassy-yellow in color, opaque, with a strong gold-like metallic luster, though some forms oxidize in moist environments and may be a darker brownish-gold. The name Pyrite derives from the Greek pyr or pyros, meaning “fire” for its ability to emit sparks when pieces are struck together or against a hard surface. An Earth element, it also resonates with Fire energy,
This stone promotes overall physical wellness and good emotional well-being. It is believed to cleanse the oxygen that circulates in your body and strengthen the respiratory and circulatory systems. It is thought to be beneficial to the lungs, helping to alleviate asthma and bronchitis, and may be used in treating blood disorders. It assists in the treatment of the bones, both in structure and cell formation, and helps prevent and repair DNA damage. Pyrite is known to be useful with arthritis, learning disabilities, and cognitive disorders. This mineral is believed to shield the body from environmental pollutants, as well as contagious diseases. It may be useful in fighting colds, flu, and other viruses, skin diseases, and fungal infections and may be beneficial in treatments for highly infectious diseases. Pyrite is particularly stimulating to the Solar Plexus Chakra.
Pyrite is a protective, shielding stone and is excellent to wear or carry as an amulet to deflect harm and danger. It is an excellent stone to increase prosperity and attract wealth and abundance into your life. It is believed to aid the flow of money and increase the amount of abundance in terms of financial opportunities in your life. This stone helps you make more practical choices and decisions in your life.
Key Words: Protection, Wellness, Prosperity, Abundance
Affirmation: I will accept only what is positive into my life.
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