Selenite is named after Selene, Greek goddess of the Moon because of its moon-like glow. Exchanged between lovers, it will bring about reconciliation.
Selenite crystals are high vibration stones. They are associated with the third eye chakra and the crown chakra. In particular the white or transparent crystals have a strong effect. Place a selenite sphere light in your room to create a peaceful, safe environment.
Size cm 8x8
Weight grams ±600
Selenite is a kind of translucent crystal so the flame flickers slightly through the walls of the candle. Edges of the candle holders are rough which is natural to selenite. Outsides can be sometimes shiny and sometimes with whiter areas. Top of the candle holder is polished and the underside is cut flat.
The weight is fairly heavy and chunky.
Selenite - Spirituality, clarity, cleansing
Selenite is a crystallised form of gypsum and comes in a variety of shapes and sizes, varying considerably in colour. It is a soft and very fragile crystal and is formed on Salt Plains, about two feet below the surface.
The energy of all colours and forms of selenite promote a feeling of spirituality and encourage connection with the divine. Selenite has a gentle and fine vibration is often associated with opening up the crown chakra and also accessing angelic consciousness. Larger pieces of selenite can be placed in your home to help bring peace and divine influences. Some people use selenite as a tool when accessing past life material or for use when meditating.
The clear form of the crystal, in particular, represents clarity, reminding us to aim to think clearly and without prejudice.
Note: be careful if you cleanse selenite as, although some contact with water is okay, it's a soft mineral and could deteriorate if left in water for long periods of time.