Citrine Meanings

Key words: Manifestation, personal will, mental clarity, creativity

Chakras: Base, sacral, solar plexus

Element: Fire

Zodiac Signs: Cancer, Leo, Gemini, Aries, Libra

Birthstone: November

Number: 6

Citrine Crystal Healing Properties:
Citrine is a great manifester, helping to clear and activate the lower chakras, the powerful points in our energy system for manifestation and creation work. Citrine helps us to maintain direction and overcome obstacles. It can assist with setting proper emotional boundaries and clearly maintaining them. Citrine has a playful energy that can bring light and optimism.

Citrine History and Uses:
The name Citrine comes from the French word citron meaning lemon. It was used as a gemstone in Greek jewellery as long ago as 300BC. Citrine varies in colour from the deep amber of heat treated Amethyst to the pale yellow of natural Citrines.

Citrine Geological Description:
Citrine is a member of the quartz family, a silicon dioxide mineral with a hardness of 7. Its yellow colour comes from the inclusion of iron in the quartz.
Natural Citrine is mostly a pale yellow colour, while the darker, more orange specimens are often heat treated Amethyst. Deposits of natural Citrine are found in Brazil, Africa, Madagascar, Spain, Russia, France, Scotland and the USA.

Affirmation: I commit to explore my creative resources to generate abundance in my life.