Written By Liz Oakes
Prehnite helps you to connect to beings on the higher spiritual planes, and enhances spiritual growth. This lovely stone has an energy that helps you to be prepared.
It enhances precognition or prior knowledge of an event, and the gift of prophecy.
By its action of linking your heart with your will, by its vibration within the solar plexus, it assists you to live life from a heart based perspective.
It was known in the past as a stone of magic, and this may have been because it so strongly connects you to the Divine Mind.
This green stone also assists you to make a connection with elemental beings, who love to be of service to you, if you treat them with respect.
This stone was first described when it was discovered in South Africa in 1788. The meaning of its name relates to it being called after Colonel Hendrik Von Prehn.
Hendrik Von Prehn was the governor of the Cape Of Good Hope, and the commander of the Dutch forces located at the base in South Africa that was close to where the stones were first seen and described.
Deposits of this crystal have been been found in South Africa, Australia, China, Scotland, France, Austria, Namibia, Mali, Canada and the USA.
It occurs in both the massive and the orthorhombic crystalline form, although the crystalline form is less common. It is usually an attractive translucent stone that is commonly made into gemstone jewelry.
The mineral make-up of these stones relates to it being an
inosilicate of calcium and magnesium. Although it is not a member of the
zeolite family, it is commonly found in the same places as many zeolite
The most common color of Prehnite is the pale green stone, although it may also be white, brown, gray and colorless. A beautiful orange Prehnite stone was also reported to have been found in South Africa in 2000.
The lovely green pieces of this stone are often yellowish-green, but it may be anywhere from pale green to medium green and even some less common dark green pieces.
In many shops you will see stones selling as New Jade. Many pieces of New Jade are Prehnite, yet they may be other stones such as pale green Aventurine, so you have to be careful.
This is where utilizing a pendulum can help you, as it can aid you to identify the stone, and you can be sure that you are using the stone you wish to use.
This is a stone that will do many useful things simultaneously, and it is often quite under-rated. Green Prehnite is both a heart chakra and solar plexus chakra stone.
The solar plexus or power chakra is the seat of the will, and this green stone's action links your heart with your will, and brings you peace and joy, and will help to relieve worry.
Green Prehnite is one of the best healing crystals for you to utilize to help you to do the things that you want to achieve, from a heart based perspective.
It will help you to learn to be psychic, and it is very useful used in meditation. It is an excellent stone to enhance psychic gifts, and move you to a higher level.
One of its strongest assets is to put you in touch with beings in spirit, up to the level of the Archangels and other celestial beings.
Green Prehnite is specifically known to aid you when connecting with angels and with Archangel Raphael, but it will also help you to contact extra-terrestrial beings and beings in other dimensions.
Regular meditation with this green stone will aid you to develop your intuition and if you already have psychic powers it will help you to be more accurate. Green Prehnite is an excellent stone to heal the healer, as it heightens the flow of life-force energy in the body.
Connecting your will to your heart, means your hearts vibration becomes the dominating influence in your life.
This creates the ability to send out the messages using your will, and the resonance of your heart. This will encourage communication with all manner of beings in the higher realms.
Green Prehnite will help you to connect with your spirit guide, and to connect to those on the higher planes, including the angels.
This is a stone that has many excellent qualities, but none better than its ability to assist you to be prepared. One of its powerful properties is that it will aid you to always be prepared for whatever is going to happen.
The energy of these crystals for precognition may stimulate precognitive visions and may bring through messages that aid you to gain useful knowledge of future events.
Using this stone in meditation is the best way to benefit from its energy as it commonly induces deep meditation and attunes you to divine energies, and brings through unconditional love.
It enhances visualization, and it will aid you to 'hear' beings on planes other than ours. It will help your mind to become more peaceful and relaxed, as it soothes restlessness and worry.
Most of the time the majority of people live their lives governed by their mind. If this is you, and you would like to change this, using Prehnite may help you.
This is a stone to help you to live your life from your heart. One of the interesting differences is that the heart puts out a stronger electromagnetic field than the brain.
If you wish to wear Green Prehnite jewelry, they are readily available as jewelry in a variety of styles, as these green stones are a Libra birthstone.
There are a lot of reasons why you might want to keep this stone on you, as it is so versatile. To get the best results simply ensure that the stone is kept within your auric field for as long as possible each day.
This stone has powerful metaphysical properties to aid dreaming and remembering, so if you would like to enhance this, keep a piece under your pillow.
Prehnite is powerful used in your daily meditation using crystals, especially if you want to make contact with those in spirit.
If you desire to meditate in a group situation, one of its strengths is that it quietens the mind. It helps to settle you down, especially if you are prone to talk excessively.
Green Prehnite jewelry is easy to buy, and lovely green pendants, necklaces or rings will keep the energy within the heart chakra and solar plexus chakra area.
You will find them featured with a number of other birthstones on the zodiac birthstones list, and jewelry made from this stone should be easy to find.
The action of Prehnite within the solar plexus chakra, makes this a stone that may be helpful to assist you to manifest money.
You can wear it as jewelry or you can simply put a piece of this stone in your pocket, or for the ladies a small one in your bra.
This is an easy alternative way for keeping this stone on your body
and within your auric field if you don't want, or are unable to wear
Like many light green crystals Green Prehnite is a stone that aids you to boost the level of abundance and prosperity in your life.
This stone is helpful if kept in the bedroom as its vibration will also alleviate nightmares, and help you to release deep fears.
Sometimes this fear is of a karmic nature, and Prehnite will help you to release these past issues that are causing your current concerns.
This green stone supports personal discipline, and it encourages the heart to surrender to Divine will. If you are regularly ungrounded this is an excellent stone to keep on you.
It is a strong stone for grounding you spiritually, as it helps you to ground your excess energy down through the earth star chakra to Mother Gaia.
By grounding to the earth you discharge excess spiritual energy and resource yourself. If you are inclined to hoard 'stuff', this stone will help you to declutter.
It enhances inner knowing or clairsentience, and it will intensify the development of the gift of prophecy. It is also known as a stone to aid you to be prepared.
This may be because of its propensity to develop precognition, and its ability to prepare you in advance for situations where you have no prior knowledge of.
In summary: remember that it seals the auric field so it is very protective during meditation, so keeping a piece on your body may be highly beneficial.
The less than welcome surprises that pop up in life, may be handled better if we are prepared for them, so this stone's gift is truly powerful.
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It is easy to buy Prehnite stone, and many of the green, yellow-green or yellow stones will be of benefit, and are enhanced by being used with this crystal.
This includes Libyan Desert Glass also known as Libyan Gold Tektite, Emerald, Peridot and Heliodor.
Use it with the high vibration crystals such as Natrolite, Moldavite, Herderite, Scolecite, Owyhee Blue Opal or Hackmanite to enhance communication with beings from the higher realms.
Used with Golden Rutilated Quartz or Dumortierite, it will help you to restructure your DNA if needed.
Lilac Lepidolite, Lithium Quartz, Kunzite and Amblygonite are calming stones that aid Prehnite's ability to stop those thoughts that go round and round, and will bring peace of mind.
If you need help in coping with fear, this is a stone that may benefit you. You may choose to combine it with other stones that also help you to release fear, as this may be beneficial to you.
Stones such as Rhodonite, Tigers Eye, Witches Fingers, Dioptase, Staurolite, Beryllonite, Menalite, Mangano Calcite, Mariposite, Thaumasite or Vesuvianite may help you to release fear.
Use it with Angelite, Pollucite, Blue Hemimorphite or Angel Phantom Quartz also known as Amphibole Quartz, to aid you to connect with angels.
This is a crystal that will combine well with quite a lot of different stones, so you see you have a lot of choices when combining Prehnite with other stones.
If you have been working on developing psychic ability, it will assist you to continue to develop the psychic gifts you already have.
This includes stones such as Pink Lazurine, Black Tourmaline, Satyaloka Quartz, Smithsonite, Blue Aragonite, Pink Tourmaline and Phenacite.
This green stone stimulates precognition, prophesy or the ability to tell the future.
But if you'd like extra help to boost this energy combine it with stones such as Ethiopian Opal, Jeremejevite, Wollastonite or Dream Quartz.