Written By Liz Oakes
Cerussite is a stone that can bring amazing change into your life, through the process of spiritual alchemy.
This is a stone that you can utilize during meditation to infuse your aura with light. This crystals vibration is especially beneficial if you desire to make changes in your day to day life.
In particular to find a new life path or different career, especially one of a spiritual nature.
These stones help you to feel less weighed down by your problems and they are well known for the way that they help to redress negative feelings and help to enhance creativity.
Deposits of this stone have been found in Scotland, Sardinia, Austria, Czech Republic, Namibia and the USA. This is a lead carbonate stone.
The meaning of its name relates an ancient Latin word 'Cerussa' meaning "white lead". The word Cerussa appeared in ancient Greek writings from as far back as 400 BC.
Their crystal configuration is commonly orthorhombic, twinned or
as three crystals that form a star as well as occurring as record
The color of these crystals may be a light almost transparent color, as well as brown, yellow, gray or gray-black.
While health issues from the use of this stone for metaphysical purposes has not been noted, it is always important to take care when using stones that contain any type of mineral that can cause health issues.
So please note that it is of value to realize that it is best to use this stone inside a cloth bag of some sort, so as to avoid touching it with the bare skin, and avoid breathing its fumes, to be on the safe side.
This is a stone of alchemy, and this is not surprising in a lead based stone. Classic tales from ancient times talk about alchemists who turned lead into gold.
Today, the type of alchemy that this stone relates to is spiritual alchemy, which is also commonly known as magic. These crystals have a strong role to assist inner work, rather than alchemy in the outer world.
This is an excellent stone to use to aid you to make changes in your life, as it is known as a stone of amazing transformation.
Generally the type of change that it works best on, are those that are of a spiritual nature. If you have been thinking of taking up a new line of work that is spiritually related, using Cerussite may benefit you.
This is also a stone that helps you to create a good financial foundation, and it is helpful to aid you to act in a more practical manner in your day to day life.
This energy may encourage and support you to feel more confident in yourself, especially when you are working on making financial changes or buying property.
The vibration of this crystal is effective to promote improved communication, and it is useful to create bonding amongst members during group ceremonies.
It may help you to recognize people who you have known in past lives, and it may assist you to understand what your reason is for having been born at this time, and your life purpose.
There are a number of ways that this stone can help you such as:
This is a good stone to use to bring the energy up through the entire body from the base to the crown chakra. As the energy moves up, it energizes each of the chakras on the way through.
This can be powerful to stimulate your entire auric field. It is said to balance the right and left brain hemispheres, and this is known to be helpful to enhance your creativity.
It is also said to aid sufferers of Alzheimers Disease and dementia. Due to its good spiritual grounding energy, it will help you to make an earth connection.
This is supportive for those who feel uncomfortable here on earth, and would like to escape and go elsewhere.
They have a lovely grounding energy, that helps you to be more aware of your connection with Mother Gaia, but at the same time they assist you to make a stronger and deeper spiritual connection as well.
Cerussite is also helpful for those who suffer from anxiety or stress, and using it is known as a way to relieve stress and anxiety.
It has a number of excellent healing attributes, including its action to assist those who have ADHD. This stone works by stimulating the brain, and this may increase brain activity and processing.
This helps to bring clarity of thought and improved concentration, which is very helpful as these are two issues that those with ADHD need help with.
It is also a valuable stone to aid weight loss, particularly when you have put weight on as a protective measure due to problems in your life.
You do not have to have stones on your body for them to work, simply keep nearby you for some period during the day.
The energy of this crystal is quite valuable if you wish to create change in your life, and specifically if you are working on creating a new life path or changing your career to one in a spiritual related field.
One of the ways to utilize Cerussite is to use it in a grid. Creating a grid in the room you spend most of your time may be beneficial.
You may choose to combine this stone in a grid along with any of the stones listed in the section below on combining it with other stones.
How you choose to use it may depend on what you hope to achieve through this process.
Alternatively you can combine it with any type of quartz, as any type of quartz crystals have an excellent action to amplify the energy of other stones, so this can help to create an overall stronger outcome.
This is a stone of spiritual transformation, so you may like to keep this stone close by while you are meditating.
Keep it in a cloth bag in your lap, and if you wish you can use it with high vibration stones to boost its energy at the crown chakra.
long as this stone is present within you auric field it can create
profound change in your life. Cerussite can be utilized while
meditating, as it is a powerful stone to bring spiritual light into your
To aid you to enhance your creativity combine it with other strong creativity crystals.
While almost all of the crystals that aid creativity may be combined with it, to boost the vibration of both stones, in particular you may like to use it with Heliodor, Triplite, Powellite, Brazilianite, Orange Calcite, Sunstone, Aurichalcite, Vanadinite or Orange Creedite.
It is potent combined with Zincite, as this boosts its action within the lower three chakras, but it is particularly powerful at the base chakra.
In addition you may like to use it with stones that have a similar physical make-up. Using it with Sphalerite may aid your contact with Spirit, and boost your spiritual progress, and help to elevate your growth to a newer and higher level.
The combination of Black Andradite Garnet with Cerussite is beneficial when you are using it to aid the base chakra, and other lower chakras, as it will help to anchor the energy there.
As this crystal also has a strong action at the crown chakra, you could accentuate this by combining it with other crown chakra stones, and in particular high vibration stones.
To accentuate its grounding action you may also like to combine it with Hematite, Black Tourmaline or Tibetan Black Quartz.
Many of the high crystal energy stones will combine well with it, and this includes stones such as Libyan Desert Glass, also known as Libyan Gold Tektite, which also stimulates your creativity.
Other high vibration stones may be combined with Cerussite during meditation.
Crystals such as Celestite, Scolecite, Selenite, Astrophyllite, Stellerite, Moldavite, Cinnabar and Fulgurite are also excellent to use with it, as they are strong stones for transformation.