Power & Benefits of Sillimanite (Fibrolite):
Sillimanite will bring back the excitement that tends to get lost when you work on something for too long. It will help you continue with the project and to feel the joy that comes with finishing it.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Sillimanite is very uplifting and can help lift sadness and depression. Great for finishing tasks that seem impossible to complete.
The Physical Connection:
It is thought that Sillimanite is good for the stomach and digestive issues. It is also said to help the body assimilate after plates, screws, or other objects are added. It is also thought to help with sinus issues, lung problems, allergies, and asthma. It is thought to slow down the aging process.
The Chakras Connected to Sillimanite (Fibrolite):
All Chakras. Sillimanite energizes all of the Chakras but especially connects with the Heart Chakra.
Connects with all Astrological Signs.
Locations Found & History:
The first time Sillimanite was found was in 1824 in Chester, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States, India, Brazil, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Italy, Czechoslovakia, and Germany. Sillimanite was named after the geologist and professor, Benjamin Silliman from Yale University.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Sillimanite is exceptionally rare and is found in two forms to include clear and glassy, or silky, and fibrous. In the fibrous state, the crystals are long slender prisms that look like fibers which are why it’s also called Fibrolite. The glassy stones are the ones that are used as gemstones in jewelry because of their beautiful appearance. It’s a stone that is more popular with collectors and jewelry makers. It is most commonly available in beautiful colors of green, but it can also be yellow, white, blue, or brown. Some of the crystals also have a cat’s eye effect. It rates a 6 to 7 on the hardness scale making it a difficult stone to cut. Sillimanite is also known as a type of Fibrolite, and it’s a stone that makes you feel blissful and happy to be alive. It makes beautiful jewelry but it can be very rare.
How to Use Sillimanite (Fibrolite):
Keep Sillimanite with you when you need a mood boost, or you are wanting some help to feel your emotions and deal with them. Bring this stone into your life if you need some new inspiration for old projects to keep the momentum going or to initiate it again so you can finish it up.