Crystal System: Isometric
Hardness: 3.5 – 4
Chakra: Root, Sacral, Solar Plexus
Energy Vibration: 5 & 6
Zodiac Sign: Gemini, Virgo
Element: Earth and fire
Beneficial For: Luck and Good Fortune, Meditation, Motivation, New Beginnings, Opportunities, Organization, Inner Peace, Power, Protection, Prosperity, Resolution, Self-Discovery, Self-Discipline, Strength, Truth, Manifestation, Attraction Grounding Action Adventures, Channelling and Grounding Higher Vibrations. Bipolar Disorder, Creativity and Creative Expression, Psychic Abilities, Vitality
Sphalerite is a grounding stone, working well with the lower chakras. It helps to balance male and female energies and increases vitality when you need it most. Sphalerite is also known to help you weigh the good and the bad in difficult situations. It also eases the transition period, especially when changing jobs so keep a piece at your new workplace or anywhere, you’ll see it often during this period.
When used in mediation, Sphalerite may increase our psychic qualities, whereby information is more easily received, and we may be better able to discern reality from illusion or deception.
It raises one’s courage, drive, and focus levels to heights they never knew they had within. This mineral helps one truly believe in themselves, and their ability to unlock their full potential in this life. Sphalerite pushes one to realize that their dreams are within their grasps and the only way to get there is through hard work and dedication. Sphalerite is here to provide you with the vitality and energy needed to push forward. Working with this stone will provide one with an “inner reflection” of themselves, as well as aid one as they grow into the person they truly want to be. This mineral is also a very powerful manifestation tool. Its powers are similar to that of Hematite, attracting only the energy you put out. If you are very positive about what you are manifesting, and you put your heart and soul into, you will achieve it. Sphalerite is here to ground all your thoughts, desires, and ideas, and help one on the path to them. You are the creator of your own universe, and Sphalerite is here to remind you that every action you take affects your journey and future.
Sphalerite can also be a very powerful protection stone when one is looking for a metaphysical shield. When working with this stone, or simply carrying it around, one will become imbued with powerful vibrations that will dispel any negativity on you, as well as block any future unwanted energies.