Pietersite Meanings

Keywords: Insight, intuition, increased power of the will, precognition, interdimensional travel, self transformation

Chakras: Solar plexus, third eye

Element: Storm

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

Number: 9

Pietersite Crystal Healing Properties:

Peitersite is also called Tempest Stone because its energy feels like a thunderstorm, clearing away blockages and activating the mind and imagination, stimulating psychic vision and telepathy.  It helps us to find new directions in life and gives us the courage to take action and make changes. It is thought to be useful for stimulating the nerves and the brain.

Pietersite History and Uses:
Pietersite is a relatively new crystal, it was found in Windhoek, Namibia by Sid Pieters in 1962. Another find was made in China in 1993 which is predominantly coloured gold and bronze. Blue Pietersite is relatively rare, with the more common forms being red or gold and they all display a beautiful chatoyancy.

Pietersite Geological Description:

Pietersite is a member of the quartz family a silicon dioxide mineral with a hardness of 7.  It is composed of Tiger Eye, Hawks Eye and Jasper and displays a beautiful chatoyancy in contrasting colours of blue, gold, red, grey and black. Pietersite is found in South Africa and China

Affirmation: The clarity of inner sight reveals the best choices for action, and I make them without hesitation.