Written By Liz Oakes
Magnesite is a strong stone for creative visualization and imagination.
It will aid the development of psychic visions of exceptional clarity. It has potent metaphysical properties, and its vibration is quite impressive.
It may have an effect in various ways, depending on what you personally want and need at the time.
It is a wonderful relaxing and calming stone to use in meditation, that has the potential to aid you to create quite amazing changes in your life.
This aids you to live your life in alignment with your hearts needs and aspirations.
Its vibration may help you to love yourself, and this will in most of you, increase your level of self esteem.
It has a soothing vibration, and if you meditate with it, and specifically tune into the energy of your heart it will allow your mind to respond to the desires of the heart.
The meaning of this stones name relates to its make up, as it is a magnesium carbonate stone, and although it is often white, it may also come in other colors.
The more easily obtained color of the stone is white, although it may also be gray, pink, brown or yellow, and this depends on what other minerals may be mixed in.
If a stone contains more iron in it, this may mean that the color could be yellow or brown, and the Manganoan types may be colored pink.
Is has a similar look to Turquoise and to Howlite, and often has veins across it that resemble Turquoise.
This is especially obvious when it is dyed deep green like Turquoise. It has been sold as White Turquoise, although this is not the same stone as the lovely Blue Turquoise stones.
Deposits of this stone have been found in quite a few locations including Austria, Italy, Poland, South Africa and Brazil, with the finest specimens coming from Brazil.
Magnesite may occur in crystals, and in a brain-like form. The crystalline stone is less common, but the brain-like type that you see illustrated here is quite easily found.
This type of the stone, that many people feel looks a lot like the brain, is quite common, its form being massive and compact with little shine.
What is not as widely known, is the action of this stone to open the heart chakra.
Used at the heart chakra it is very powerful, and helps you to bring a extraordinary sense of personal happiness into your inner world.
As it helps you to love yourself, which is a necessity if you want to be able to love others, Magnesite is an excellent stone to boost your self-esteem.
This is a stone with a lovely calming vibration that is a pleasure to use. One of its powerful attributes, is that it stimulates your mind to communicate with your heart.
This may bring through amazing almost heavenly joy, and it is said to stimulate passion and heart-felt love in many people.
Its action strongly activates the third eye chakra and the crown chakra, so it is often more widely associated with these chakras.
It aids you to be true to yourself, and if you are stressed it helps to relieve stress and anxiety.
It helps you to understand others by first understanding yourself, as it brings to your attention any areas where you might be fooling yourself.
This level of introspection that it stimulates is a positive attribute, for until you can be honest with yourself it is difficult to move forward with your life.
Once you learn to be psychic, by its action during meditation, it will aid you to use your imagination and to develop stronger creative visualization abilities.
This stone is powerful to aid the emotions. It will help you if you are in a relationship, where you find the behavior of the other person is difficult to deal with.
This may be any type of relationship, including work and family situations. By bringing specific attributes into your thoughts, you become very aware of them.
This energy stimulated by White Magnesite stones helps you to look at your own self as well as others more clearly.
On the physical level this stone has some very interesting effects related to healing. It has some excellent healing properties that relate to its action to calm your system.
This makes it a helpful stone for relieving muscle spasms and general tension, is said to aid the kidneys and it is known to aid premenstrual tension (PMS).
Magnesite is one of these stones that seem to work on a lot of areas, possibly because it contains a high level of magnesium.
It has a detoxifying action in the body, so it may aid you if you have bad breath or body odor, and may also assist you if you have constipation.
It has been known to help some people who have bone and teeth problems, and may help to relieve headaches and migraines.
Magnesite is a very strong stone that many people are not really aware of. It is not really a pretty stone, and it looks quite unassuming.
This stones gift to your personal inner work is quite lovely. An unusual looking stone to add to your collection, that brings an increase in joy and happiness to your life.
If you desire it, it may also aid the development of clear strong psychic visions.
As they are such a lovely calming stone, keep a piece under your pillow to bring more restful sleep. Using them is one of the excellent ways to relieve stress.
The best way to make use of this white stone is to keep a piece of it on your body every day. It is an Aries birthstone but it is less common as jewelry.
An alternative is to simply keep a piece of this stone in your pocket. Magnesite can sometimes be obtained as beads, and you will often see dyed Magnesite beads used in jewelry.
Often they are mixed with Turquoise as they have a similar look when they are colored to match. They may also be dyed other colors, as they take dye easily I am told.
These pieces are quite attractive and will still have the same vibration as the undyed stone.
Hold a piece of in your hand while doing a psychic meditation, as this is the best way to stimulate the birth of gifts you may be working on.
Magnesite is particularly likely to enhance the development of your clairvoyant abilities, also known as psychic visions.
The visions that it helps you to experience are likely to be more distinct, with exceptional clarity. It is a quite potent psychic crystal.
If this stone is used at either the third eye or at the crown chakra, you may feel a pulsing sensation, especially if you put it on your third eye during your meditation.
It will strongly enhance your meditation, and help you to feel more relaxed. It is a strong stone to awaken within you the gift of psychic knowing as well as automatic writing.
The vibration of this crystal may help you to contact your spirit guides, and its action may awaken psychic powers that you have previously been unaware of.
It is known to open the crown chakra, and this may bring through amazing insights to some people.
These experiences do not happen immediately in all individuals, so you may have to work with it for some time. This is in alignment with Divine Will, and responds to your predominant mental attitude.
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What are the best crystals to use with Magnesite?
Depending on what area you would like to most help, it may be combined with many different stones.
For boosting its loving vibration within the heart chakra, a lovely combination is to blend it with Tugtupite, Mangano Calcite or Pink Kunzite crystals.
This may stimulate self love or with the lovely pink Morganite crystals, that stimulate loving vibrations on all levels.
It is highly recommended that you use spiritual grounding crystals while using this stone, as it is likely to make you quite ungrounded.
Use any of the powerful grounding stones to ground excess energy down through the earth star chakra.
If you desire to more strongly develop your psychic vision aka clairvoyant ability, combine it with any of the quite long list of clairvoyant crystals.
In particular stones that work well with it includes Labradorite, Arfvedsonite, Jeremejevite or Shattuckite.
Most of the crown chakra and third eye chakra crystals are excellent to combine with it, particularly the high vibration stones, including Phenacite, Natrolite, Hackmanite or Herderite.
It is also important when you are opening to the spirit world, that you ensure that you use psychic protection methods, to render you safe during the powerful meditations that Magnesite stimulates.
Some of the best stones for this use are Black Tourmaline, Charoite, Malachite, Tourmilated Quartz or Moldavite.
But there are quite a few more, so check out the pictures that make up the list on the psychic protection page.
These crystals have an excellent action to assist you to attain deep meditation, but if you feel you could use even more help, use them with other crystals that will assist you to go deeper in meditation.
This includes crystals like Nirvana Quartz, Stellar Beam Calcite, Mordenite and Stilbite.