Hardness (Mohs): 7 – lower in impure varieties
Color: Colorless through various colors to black: Color(s): Eg. Clear, White, Pink (Rose Quartz), Brown, Gray, Black, Green, Blue, Orange, Purple (Amethyst), Yellow (Citrine), Purple and Yellow (Ametrine), and others.
Transparency: Transparent to nearly opaque
Luster: Vitreous – waxy to dull when massive
Locations: found worldwide with particular global locations for specific types of colored quartz such as amethyst, citrine, etc.
Pyrite Keywords for Metaphysical Healing Properties: Logic, Creativity, Intelligence, Memory, Protection
Pyrite is also known colloquially as ‘Fool’s Gold’ and ‘Healer’s Gold’.
Mental and Emotional Properties
Pyrite is a stone of intellect and protection.
Its cubic crystal form enhances intelligence, mental stability, logic, analysis, creativity, and memory. It is a stone that can help with structure and ordered progress.
Pyrite can help in tapping latent mental talents and abilities.
Pyrite is a powerful protection crystal and is very grounding.
Pyrite can help to bring luck or prosperity through manifestation accentuated by order and the intellect.
Pyrite is associated with the solar plexus chakra and the sacral chakra.
Pyrite Polished Form Jewelry
A Pyrite bracelet made by Voltlin that can bring the benefits of contact with this stone to the wearer.
To see more information about this bracelet and how to buy one from Voltlin, click on the image.