Power & Benefits of Alabandite:
Alabandite is a stone of encouragement, supporting honesty and communication, especially within families. It helps you to stay positive in difficult situations. It facilitates shedding tears in times of sorrow, especially repressed tears, and comforts grief.Get our Free Book! The Crystal Compendium
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Alabandite helps absorb negative energy and protect the aura. It is a stone that grounds and cleanses the Earth's Chakra. It brings up negativity but does so slowly, so it can be transmuted. It is a gentle crystal that helps to balance energy. It is also a grounding and stabilizing stone.
Emotionally, Alabandite brings order and organization to chaotic emotions. It is thought to aid the body in maintaining balance and moving in a calm and coordinated way. It is also thought to relieve long-held discontent and give insight into the source of distress. It is said to stimulate problem-solving capabilities and promote forgiveness. It helps with behavior change, forgiveness, grief, and negativity. It removes self-imposed limitations and increases spontaneity.
The Physical Connection:
Alabandite is a stone that is thought to alleviate clumsiness and help with problems of the inner ear that may be causing balance issues.
The Chakras Connected to Alabandite:
Root (Base) Chakra.
Locations Found & History:
Peru, Australia, Tanzania, Sweden, and Romania. It is said that the name Alabandite is derived from where it was first discovered in the Alabanda region of Turkey, however, this region is not a known producer of the mineral. Specimens of Alabandite with good crystallization are especially scarce.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Very rare. Alabandite has a Mohs hardness of 3.5 to 4. It is a high vibration stone. The crystals usually form in clusters, although single crystals are also known, mainly octahedral.
How to Use Alabandite:
Hold, place or carry Alabandite as appropriate.