Black Moonstone has a strong energy to aid you to connect to the Divine Feminine during meditation.
Like the lovely rainbow crystals they resonate within the highest chakras, which may assist with the development of psychic gifts.
Their vibration is effective within the navel chakra to help with the emergence of fresh and novel ideas.
These crystals are unusual, because although they look like they are colored black at first glance, when they are moved they have a lovely silver grey sheen.
Many of these dark stones have peach lines
through them, and like many peach colored stones they are
associated with the sacral or navel chakra. They also make a good connection within the base and earth chakras to stimulate
grounding and give protection.
Moonstones have been in use for over a thousand years. We know that because jewelry that uses these stones has been found, that dates as far back as the Roman Empire.
They are a type of Labradorite that were named for the fact that the flashes within the stone reminded people of how the moon looked when it was full.
The black stones are not as well known as the beautiful rainbow crystals, but since they were discovered are becoming more popular and are in wider use.
As well as the black stones which are the focus of this page, there are also a number of other colors of Moonstone, including white, blue, pink, peach, apricot, gray and green moonstone.
There are two different darker varieties of Moonstone. Ones like those in the picture below come from India and Madagascar.
As well there is another gorgeous variety called Larvikite, the lovely dark Moonstone from Norway.
One of the most popular is the beautiful Rainbow Moonstone which has its own in-depth page.
This variety of Moonstone has many metaphysical properties in common with other colors of Moonstone.
Although it is Black it looks quite different when you move the stone, as you see flashes of the lovely silvery grey color.
The energy of these both of the dark varieties connect you down to the earth.
They strongly resonate at the base chakra, which helps with grounding you spiritually.
They assist you to get in touch with the Divine Feminine, specifically assisting a connection with the Black Madonna or the Magdalene, and they may enhance your connection to new moon energy.
They are powerful used in meditation as they connect you to the specific spirit guides you may need to assist you, and also provide psychic protection.
Like the Rainbow moonstone, these darker colored stones also resonate within the throat chakra, third eye chakra and crown chakra, and assist you with developing psychic abilities.
They have many qualities in common with the Rainbow Moonstone. Both of the darker moonstones are good stones to aid coincidence and synchronicity to flow in your life.
Most pieces of this stone, including the piece shown above, also have peach color in the stone.
This is also helpful to make a connection within the sacral chakra.
This chakras energy may be specifically helpful to aid women emotionally, may boost your creativity, and aid the birth of new ideas.
These stones have a number of useful healing attributes including helping you if you have electrical sensitivity.
If you are a person who reacts to mobile phones, wi-fi or the emanations from computers, it may benefit you to have a piece in your environment.
They are said to block the effects of these devices and may be effective used in combination with other stones for electrical sensitivity.
They are also said to be helpful healing stones for anyone with issues in the organs of the sacral chakra, as they resonate well there. These organs include the female reproductive area, the kidneys, spleen, stomach and gut.
These stones are useful to stimulate an increase in coincidence and synchronicity.
If you would like to increase the level of this energy in your life you may like to use it with other stones that boost coincidences.
Stones that you could choose includes the lovely red Ruby, Lilac Lepidolite, Benitoite, Galaxyite, Serendibite or Malachite, but do check the list that is on the in-depth page (see link above), and see if you are intuitively guided to a different choice.
Many of these stones have obvious peachy colors within them, and this relates to their action to enhance your creativity.
To further boost your creative gifts, use them in combination with sacral chakra stones or with other stones known to aid creativity.
Stones you may choose includes Iolite, Heliodor, Triplite, Yellow Apatite, Picasso Marble, Sunstone or Serandite.
If you have a sensitivity to any type of electromagnetic radiation, it may be beneficial to use these stones in combination with other crystals that are said to assist this problem.
Other stones that help the body to deal with electromagnetic sensitivity includes Aegirine, Shungite, Flint, Fulgurite, Black Tourmaline or Smokey Quartz.