Diaspore gives an energetic boost or sedates, depending on what is needed. When viewed from different directions, the crystal changes colors which enables you to see things in a new light. It strengthens the mind and intuition.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
This stone stimulates the mind and is great for studying or memorizing information. It helps you remember what is important and helps you focus. It has very soothing and calming energy which is great for relaxation. It will help you be more resilient in situations you may have feared in the past.
The Physical Connection:
It is thought that Diaspore is good for brain function and balance of the nervous system. It is said to be great for improving memory and relieving stress.
The Chakras Connected to Diaspore:
Third Eye Chakra, Crown Chakra, Heart Chakra, and Solar Plexus Chakras. It opens the higher Crown Chakras, and grounds high-vibration energy to the Earth.
Locations Found & History:
The main place Diaspore is found is in Turkey but it can also be found in the United Kingdom, Russia, China, New Zealand, Hungary, Argentina, Brazil, and the United States. Diaspore comes from the Greek word meaning scatter. This is because the mineral scatters when it’s heated up. In Turkey in the 1950s large Diaspore crystals were found in a Bauxite deposit. The deposit was originally called Zultanite Gems LLC, so they originally called the crystal Zultanite. Some of the Diaspore stones from Turkey still go by this name.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
This stone is usually found in Bauxite clay or Limestone in larger masses. Diaspore is one of the three minerals that make the aluminum ore Bauxite. It’s also called Kayserite, Empholite, or Tanatarite, and there are trademarked stones from Turkey that are called Csarite and Zultanite. The interest in these gemstones increased when people realized they could be made into beautiful gemstones. It can be a variety of different colors including green, white, grey, brown, yellow, and colorless. There are also pearly stones with a nice pink, lilac, or purple sheen. These stones have a natural pleochroism which means they change color depending on the lighting. Its hardness is from 6.5 to 7 on the Mohs scale of hardness.
How to Use Diaspore:
Place on the forehead, it promotes lucid dreaming. Wear the crystal to enhance psychic connections when reading for other people. Placed on the solar plexus, the crystal fills the body with golden light. Great to have when you’re getting older and want to remain youthful. Have Diaspore with you while you study or work to enhance memory and to stimulate the mind. If you’re feeling stressed, keep a piece of Diaspore with you. Avoid water with this crystal.