Flower Series: Desert Rose: The Stone Rose of the Desert



Selenite is a mineral that can form rose-like flower buds. This beautiful form of selenite forms clusters like single or double rose buds. Very healing and powerful “tool”. Works on all the Chakra, especially the Heart Chakra and brings a sense of calmness and tranquility the longer it is with you. It is helpful in releasing old belief systems and useful in strengthening affirmations with intent. The selenite rose is useful for gently grounding scattered energy. These stones clarify thinking and mental vision, including your perception. Quiets worry and brings out practicality. This mind quieter can be used to access past/future lives, assists in bring material persuits related to business. Provides flexibility to one’s nature, strengthens decisions, align the spinal column and removes energy blockage. Its white/clear striated crystaline body is a sheer source of calming, spiritual light. It also works with the higher spiritual Chakra in accessing our higer consciousness, spirit guides and the angelic realm. Beacuse of its striations, like tourmaline, it works along the spinal column grounding and anchoring our Earth vibration and utilizing kundalini to rise freely up our light body stimulating each center as it vibrates. This stone is highly recommended for meditation and working on the sacred spiritual in your life. Through meditation with selenite, growth and mental focus are attainable.

Folk Remedies: This mineral has been used along side treatments for cancer and is known to stabalize epileptic disorders. Desert rose is very good at relieving nausea brought on by stress or anxiety. It will also help to calm anxiety and panic attacks. It will help skin conditions and is good for viral infections. In powder form, this is used for skin issues such as acne, psoriasis, age spots. Consider using for allergies and addiction. A great detoxer used in homeopathic remedies. It is considered a strong immunity booster. Working along the spine, selenite affects the nervous system through the nerve endings along the column. Especially helpful for emotional and athletic flexibility. Selenite is used for issues of fertility, hair loss and sensitivity to light.

Feng Shui: Use this stone in the Center area for health, balance and stability. Especially good in the Children area and Helpful People area of your home or office.

Crystal Cleansing: method 1 

History: History: This is the mineral gypsum. This distant cousin of calcite, selenite belongs to the Satin-Spar crystal family along with Aragonite. Selenite (CaSO4·2H2O) is a hydrous calcium sulfate, as it is composed of oxygen, sulfur, hydrogen, calcium and water. Selenite has been found in a variety of environments and geological locations and growing in different forms Found floating in beds of clay not attached to any type of matrix or host stone. Selenite can grown in curved patterns and flower-like petals and are called Desert Rose. The Selenite Rose is sometimes confused with the barite rose. The edges of the desert rose are sharper and the crystalline structure is less hard than the barite rose.

Andrew Pacholyk MS L.Ac
Therapies for healing
mind, body, spirit


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