Magnetite is the scientific name for what in ancient times was called "Lodestone", a variety of magnetite, which has a powerful positive-negative polarity. It was used for compasses in the past, and is still an essential stone used by crystal healers to realign energy flows in the body.
• Magnetite balances the intellect with inner emotions to bring about stability.
• This is an excellent stone for balancing polarities such as male-female; physical-spiritual; left brain-right brain, and many more.
• Magnetite aligns the chakras and connects the base and earth chakras to the nurturing energies of the earth.
Additional properties include:
- Aids telepathy, meditation, visualization
- Strengthens trust in your own intuitions
- The magnetic quality of magnetite attracts love, commitment and loyalty
- Offers relief from negative emotions
- Healing properties of magnetite
- Healers use this stone for recovery.
- It is said to be beneficial for asthma, blood and circulatory system, skin and hair.
- Some use it for muscle strains and cramps; to stop nosebleeds.
Magnetite is a very heavy, naturally magnetic mineral. It helps with grounding and connecting to the earth, and brings stability and endurance. There are many studies on magnet therapy that have been and continue to be held.