Aragonite Meanings

Key words: Balancing energy fields, emotional healing, renewed strength and confidence

Chakras: All

Element: Storm

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

Number: 9

Aragonite Healing Properties:
Aragonite is at once soothing and energizing. It facilitates the gentle opening and cleansing of the chakras and activation of the auric field. It encourages the expression of ones energy in words, the arts or other communication channels. Aragonite assists with emotional growth and self healing, while encouraging us to find the calm centre in our hearts.

Aragonite History and Uses:
Aragonite, also called tufa and tchazar crystal is named after the Aragon River in Spain where it was first discovered in 1788. Aragonite occurs in a variety of colours including white, grey, reddish, yellow, and blue. Interestingly it forms the skeletons of some marine creatures both living and fossilised and secreted by molluscs it forms the lustrous mother of pearl in shells and nacre in pearls. The most popular Aragonite for metaphysical uses are the reddish star clusters from Morocco or the blue specimens from China. Aragonite was traditionally used to bring a stabilising effect to adolescents, helping them to be more patient, responsible and channel their energy productively. It was a favourite of Spanish monks who carved it to make their rosary beads.

Aragonite Geological Description:
Aragonite is a calcium carbonate mineral with an orthorhombic crystal system and a hardness of 3.5 to 4. It can be found in Spain, Morocco, China, Greece, Austria, England, Czech Republic, Mexico, Peru, Pakistan and the USA.

Affirmation: I create balance and harmony within myself as I go forward with the healing of my emotional body