Pietersite is known as the Tempest Stone because of its connection to the storm element. It signifies the storm that can rage within you, and the cleansing and the renewal that it can bring after the storm has passed. It is good for creativity and sex. It is a stone that allows you to see the beauty in everything.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Pietersite is a stone of vision and can be used for vision quests or shamanic journeys. It links the everyday consciousness to the spiritual and reminds you that you are a spiritual being having a human journey. It gives access to the Akashic records and insights on your incarnations. It helps to stimulate the third eye and the pineal gland, helping to access intuition and promote profound precognition and spiritual visions. It can ground you to the etheric body.
Pietersite aids in creative visualization and also visualization during guided meditations. It promotes walking your truth. It is a supportive and strengthening stone that aids in speaking out and exploring anything that is blocking your access to the truth. It helps to assist in processing suppressed feelings and ancient conflicts.
The Physical Connection:
Pietersite is thought to be good for the pituitary gland, pineal gland, other endocrine glands, digestions, blood pressure, metabolism, and temperature balance. It is said to aid growth. It is believed to help with fever and hypothermia and also helps to relieve the effect of working on a computer screen. It is also thought to help the liver, lungs, intestines, legs, and feet and helps to promote the absorption of nutrients from food.
The Chakras Connected to Pietersite:
Third Eye (Brow) Chakra.
Locations Found & History:
South Africa and Namibia. Pietersite is a fairly recent discovery. It is named after its finder, Sid Pieters of South Africa, and is said to hold the keys to the kingdom of heaven and promote walking your truth.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Grey/blue or golden/brown often in the same stone. Easily obtained. It has a Mohs hardness of 7.
How to Use Pietersite:
Place or hold Pietersite as appropriate. Carry a piece of the stone with you when you are traveling in bad weather, or when you want your home or office to be protected from bad weather or natural calamities. It is also a good stone to have with you when you spend time around technology, such as cell phones, computers, and tablets.