Orange Calcite Crystals Meaning
Orange Calcite Crystals Meaning: are a highly energizing and cleansing stone. Balancing the emotions, it removes fear and overcomes depression, dissolving problems and maximizing potential. This stone removes karmic hooks and memories of old abuse held in the sacral chakra, facilitating healing on all levels. It assists in integrating new insights and creativity into everyday life. Orange calcite usually occurs in massive rather than crystalline form, and the best specimens come from Mexico. The color can range from pale to vivid orange, and sometimes there are white inclusions. This stone is often fashioned into spheres and other shapes for both decorative and metaphysical purposes.
The name Calcite comes from the Greek chalx, meaning "lime". A doubly refractive stone, it splits light entering the stone in two, so that anything viewed through the stone appears double. Many of the artifacts of ancient Egypt were created from Calcite. This stone is a powerful amplifier and cleanser of energy that facilitates higher awareness and metaphysical abilities. Connecting emotions with intellect, it facilitates emotional intelligence and has a positive effect, especially where someone has lost hope. A good mental healer. Calcite calms the mind, teaches discernment and analysis, stimulates insights, and boosts memory.
Orange Calcite Properties and Metaphysical Information
This also includes the generic properties of the family of Calcite which Orange Calcite belongs to.
Color: Orange, blue, green, red, gray, colorless, brown, or black. Each color of calcite has additional specific energies.
Sources: Mexico, USA, UK, Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Peru, Iceland, Romanica, Brazil
Pronunciation: awr-inj kal-sahyt
Chakra: sacral, solar plexus
Astrological Sign: Cancer, Leo
Element: Cardinal Fire
Rarity: Very Common
Hardness: 2.5 to 3
Health / Physical Uses: reproduction system, gallbladder, intestinal disorders, irritable bowel, mucus, organs of elimination, calcium uptake in bones, dissolving calcification, skeleton, joints, intestinal conditions, skin, blood clotting, tissue healing, immune system, growth in small children. Calcite stimulates the metaboolism, fortifies the immune system and encourages growth in small children. It alleviates skin and instestinal complaints, stimulates blood-clotthing and encourages healing of tissue and bone. Calcite normalizes the rhythm of the heart and strengthens the heart. The calcium in calcite gets activated when it comes in contact with the skin, and it strengthens the effects of medicinal calcium. Calcite fights all kinds of pain. Roll a calcite pearl all along the affected bones. Calcite can also be used as a sexual stimulant.
Emotions / Psychological Uses: Empowers sexuality, playfulness, revitalization, calmness, tolerance. Transmutes sexual abuse, laziness, stress. Calcite bestows stability, trust in ourselves and constancy. It is effective against laziness and strengthens the ability to overcome difficulties. It has a "yin" or feminine quality that also relates to men. You can also disolve calcite in vinegar. Anxiety and depression can be treated by rubbing your temples lightly with the vinegar solution.
Mental Uses: Study, motivation, creativity, innovation. Calcite encourages the ability to transform ideas into actions. It increases our power to discriminate and differentiate, also enhances memory and makes us more energetic, industrious and successful.
Spiritual Uses: Calcite has a strong effect in speeding up development. This is particularly noticeable in small children but also in adults who no longer believe in a positive turn in their lives. Calcite is a stone of revelation. It helps us find our inner richness. It is especially harmonious with the water signs Cancer and Pisces. It can help them discover their hidden potential and their secret or unsatisfied desires. Capricorn will find a bit of much needed serenity and Virgo, Leo, Libra, and Sagittarius will appreciate both its stimulating and calming effects.
Magick and Psychic Uses: TBD.
Applications: Calcite may be carried as a touchstone or worn as a pendant for extended periods of time. When it is consumed as a precious gem essence or gemstone elixir - its effects are noticed sooner. Place orange calcite under your bed to boost vitality throughout the next day. Hold orange calcite to balance your energies. Keep orange calcite with you to bring calmness and tranquility. Put orange calcite in your workplace to reduce tension between colleagues. Carry orange calcite with you to inspire you throughout the day. Meditate with orange calcite to let its energy bring sunshine into your life.
Crystal System: Hexagonal
Mineral Class: Carbonates
Chemistry: CaCO3 Calcium Carbonate with impurities
Minerology: Calcite is created secondarily during the formation of limestones. Well-formed crystals of calcite may be created from sedimentary hydrothermal solutions in pockets and cracks in such rocks.
Mythology: Calcite has been used for thousands of years as lime in folk medicine. It was used as a poultice mainly for skin diseases, ulcers, warts and suppurating wounds.