A feldspars, this opalescent gemstone come from colourless form to peach, pink, green, grey, yellow, brown, and blue. The clarity goes from transparent to translucent. The best quality is from Sri Lanka and India. Blue Moonstones are very rare, and can only be found in Sri Lanka. Moonstone is also mined in other countries; historically found in Switzerland’s Adula Mountains. Also mined in Myanmar, Brazil, Norway, USA, Australia, Germany, Tanzania, and Madagascar.
A gemstone for intuition, balance, and wishes. A sacred stone, the vibrations of Moonstone brings both female and male energies into resonance with the energy of the moon. These energies assists males that are too macho, release their egos and rebalance their energies. Females’ energies are nourished and awakened. Strongly connected to the moon, Moonstone is the gemstone to use to embrace the goddess within you. Moonstone is stronger during the waxing moon (when the moon is filling), than during the waning. If you seek to connect to the Goddess, this is your gemstone.
Moonstones’ loving energy offers emotional support for intuitive or sensitive children. It provides psychic protection, clears the mind and aids for calming sleep. Used as an amulet to protect sailors or travellers over water, Moonstone also provides protection for travelling at night, childbirth, and pregnancy. Moonstone clears and calms the mind, re-energizes the mind and body and helps release all negativity.
The best uses for Moonstone is to wear this sacred stone for its’ magic. Place into the pillowcase for peaceful sleep. Place small pyramids under sensitive children’s beds for protection.