Serpentine is found in many countries throughout the world, including Canada. Serpentine is a silicate mineral that is composed of tiny sheets of silica tetrahedrons that are loosely held together. Serpentine is a translucent to opaque gemstone that is usually found in various shades of green but can include yellow, black, white and rarely other colours. There are different varieties of Serpentine, including Lemon Serpentine, Infinite Serpentine, Stripped (Chrysolite) Serpentine and Lizardite. Another form of Serpentine is known as Atlantisite, it is yellow green to green with purple Stichtite inclusions that is found in Australia and Russia. Serpentine’s weak bonds give it a greasy or slippery feel of a snake skin (serpent) and when warmed in the hand, Lemon Serpentine smell of Lemons.
Scientist don’t fully understand how Serpentine, which forms deep in the Earth’s crust, makes its way to the surface. But, Serpentine is buoyant and can makes its way to the top by floating in water and it may get dragged through the crevices. Serpentine is often mistaken for Jade, due to it’s different shades of light to dark green and its texture.
Serpentine supports the digestive track, assist in rebalancing of the digestion and releasing stomach complaints. It is a good blood detoxifier and is believed to aid longevity. This gemstone is excellent at removing parasites from the system, the skin and hair. It is said to remove warts, ease skin inflammation eczema and varicose veins. It assists in the absorption of calcium and magnesium that is excellent for a healthy brain; therefore it is recommended for the treatment of Alzheimers and senile dementia. Serpentine helps with pain relief, especially muscular or menstrual cramps.
Serpentine protects the Aura and assists in grounding the energy field to the Earth, increasing energy levels. Serpentine clears the blockages of the Hara Line and assist in expanding its ability to hold energy. When holding Serpentine, you may feel a strong sense of downward pull of energy that may by a bit uncomfortable.
Serpentine assists in letting go of negative thoughts and keeps your mind focused on positive thoughts. It is beneficial in clearing of emotional baggage and imbalances. Assists in speaking out about past issues, in order to release them. Beneficial in peaceful conflict solving.
Serpentine assists in opening the Heart Chakra, and finding inner peace. This is a prosperity gemstone and is a good fortune (lucky) gemstone.
In meditation, Serpentine will keep you grounded, open your Chakras (especially the Crown) and assist you in reaching higher depths of consciousness. Beneficial in Shamanic journey work, it opens your psychic abilities and assists in past lives recall. Serpentine strengthens communication with animals, plants and the Earth.
When using Serpentine in crystal grids, it pairs well with Tiger Eye, Moonstone and Jade.
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