Written By Liz Oakes
Sphene is also known as Titanite and is an excellent crystal to aid you to think more clearly.
Its vibration will stimulate you mentally and may enhance your creativity. It will help you to absorb new information and is useful to accelerate your learning.
It has a strong vibration within the third eye chakra, and will aid mental activity.
Within the crown chakra, it resonates with the mystical golden ray of Christ consciousness, and is helpful to use in meditation.
It assists your clairvoyant abilities and your intuition.
It is very helpful to aid you to be more organized, has a good healing action, and like most yellow-green stones it
stimulates the solar plexus and aids manifestation.
This is a titanium calcium nesosilicate mineral, and has been found in a number of places in the world, and often occurs in combination with other minerals.
It has been found in the alps of Europe and in Russia, Pakistan, Madagascar, Brazil and the United States.
The meaning of the original name Sphene was taken from the Greek word sphenos meaning 'a wedge' because of the wedge shape of the crystals.
The mineralogical community call this stone Titanite, so you will find it selling under both names. They named it Titanite because some stone is a very dark brown color almost black.
Most stone is transparent or translucent and most stone on the market is a green to yellowish green, like the specimens you see on this page.
Other less common colors it may occur in is yellow, yellow-brown, blue, pink, red, brown, black and colorless. This is a very popular stone in the gem trade due to its unusual optical qualities.
This crystal contains a few different minerals and is said to be mildly radioactive.
For more information check out this article on the radioactivity of minerals. If this aspect concerns you, you might prefer not to use this stone.
There are quite a few ways that this stone will help you including:
The vibration of Sphene at the solar plexus chakra has a number of impressive actions, including engaging the power of your will.
As it stimulates this area so strongly it creates a powerful activation of your will and helps you to use the power of your will to achieve your desires.
It has a practical and sensible energy that will help you to take the right action to move your life in the direction required to achieve your dreams.
By its action to stimulate your intuition, it aids you to intuitively move in the right direction to achieve your aims.
In common with many of the other yellow or yellow-green stones, Titanite is a strong stone for manifestation of abundance and prosperity on all levels of your life.
The vibration of Titanite at the third eye has a strong action to aid you to develop your intuitive abilities. Stones that resonate within the third eye chakra will often stimulate mental abilities.
The combination of its metaphysical properties, stimulate both your mental processes and your psychic abilities. They are excellent stones for students to use who are studying.
This stone is on the list of crystals for memory as it has a vibration that is helpful to enhance your memory. It assists your ability to make correlations between information read and what you have previously studied.
The pineal gland is also located at this chakra, and this gland is associated with the birth of psychic abilities.
This energy may also assist you if you choose to work in esoteric disciplines, as they are beneficial crystals for tarot readers and numerologists.
The combination of intuition and mental abilities is highly effective, and they also have a strong action to help you find solutions to problems through this stimulation of the brain.
These crystals are helpful to aid you to manifest money, and they may also help you to find creative solutions, by their action to enhance your creativity.
By its stimulation of your mental abilities it may help you to manifest your aims and visions for your life into reality.
The vibration of this yellow-green crystal works in a number of ways, but possibly its strongest asset is its strength to aid your ability to learn new material.
If you are studying in a new field, this stone will be extremely helpful to accelerate your learning.
If you are learning new information in a current field of learning, Sphene will help you connect the new material with what you already know more easily.
This is not a common crystal but pieces of this stone make beautiful jewelry. Although Titanite jewelry may not be common, it is prized in the gem trade for its unusual optical qualities.
If you can get earrings made from Sphene, this would be the most beneficial place to wear it, as having it on the ears keeps the energy close to your third eye.
A Titanite pendant would also be very effective to aid you, and by simply by keeping a piece of this crystal within your auric field it will benefit you.
It has so many unique qualities, but be aware that it may make you ungrounded if you have it on you on its own.
So it is best to also keep one of the spiritual grounding stones on you when using this stone. Good stones you could choose for grounding yourself could be some of the stones in the pictures below.
This includes stones such as Black Tourmaline, which is also a very strong psychic protection stone, and Black Obsidian Stone which is another strong grounding stone.
Blizzard Stone is another of this group that also aids the expansion of your mental abilities. Iron Pyrite will not only ground you, but is also a solar plexus stone that aids manifestation.
The action of Sphene to stimulate the mind, may aid you to work out better ways to handle your health issues.
In particular it is said to help broken bones to heal, and to assist those with osteoporosis, and muscle problems as well.
This stone is also known to aid recovery from bone issues. It may help you if you have trouble with your teeth and it may also stabilize gum disorders.
It is known to stimulate the immune system, so having a piece on you during illness may be beneficial. It is said to increase red blood cells and to balance the white and red blood cells in the body.
It will aid your body to heal a number of physical health difficulties, including helping your vision and hearing, via its strong stimulation of the third eye chakra.
Your strengthened visionary abilities may also aid your spiritual learning and development.
If you wish to discover more about your past lives, these visions may aid you to learn more about the issues that are causing you problems.
This stone vibrates within the crown chakra to assist you to achieve greater spiritual growth.
Regardless of whether you wish to develop your psychic abilities or work with other aspects of its energy, this is an excellent stone to utilize.
The vibration of Sphene will stimulate you mentally and help your creativity and is very helpful to aid you to be more organized.
It has a good healing action, and like most yellow-green stones it stimulates the solar plexus and aids you to manifest an increase in money.
This is a powerful crystal to use in meditation as it will help you in number of ways.
There are number of easy meditation methods you can use, and using them with this stone can be helpful to stimulate your intuitive abilities, clairvoyance or psychic visions.
Sphene has a strong action at the third eye chakra, and will boost mental activity, and aid you to absorb new information.
It is within the crown chakra, that it resonates with the mystical golden ray of Christ consciousness, so this is helpful to use in meditation.
By resonating within this area it will also stimulate psychic vision and help you with developing intuition. It is an excellent crystal to aid you to think more clearly.
Titanite has a vibration that aids you to use the energy of the Golden ray embodied within Sphene crystals.
This is associated with Christ consciousness, a vibration of peace, joy and unselfishness. This is mystical vibration that resonates within the third eye and the crown chakra.
These stones resonate within all of the higher chakras and help you to create a stronger connection to the higher realms.
This includes connecting with ascended masters and other spiritual teachers in the higher realms.
Once you have made that connection, this energy will help you to take the journey to connect with many different beings in the higher realms.
When you are working on making connections to these teachers in spirit, by its stimulation of your mental abilities it will help you to understand what you are learning.
What are the best crystals to combine with Sphene or Titanite?
Using it with other third eye chakra stones will benefit your mental abilities.
To stimulate your psychic gifts, combine it with other stones known to aid these powers including Sugilite, Sodalite, Lapis Lazuli, Iolite and Rainbow Moonstone.
Golden Yellow Topaz is also a manifestation stone as well as having a strong vibration to stimulate Christ consciousness, so is a beneficial stone to combine with Titanite to aid your spiritual growth.
This stone combines well with any of the golden stones which stimulate the solar plexus chakra, and this will strengthen its action to manifest.
Particular stones that are highly beneficial in this area are Yellow Labradorite, Yellow Apatite, Brazilianite or Citrine Crystals.
To help how Sphene operates to help you to solve problems, use it with other crystals that might help you to pin-point what is behind a specific problem you are experiencing.
Stones that may be combined with it for this purpose includes Muscovite, Variscite, Thulite and Zebra Stone.