Rhyolite is a stone that is wonderful for problem-solving and life changes. It brings out the potential of your soul’s truest energy as well as creative power. It is beneficial for self-esteem, acceptance, emotional release, and challenging life circumstances.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Rhyolite facilitates change and brings about a deep state of meditation for inner and outer journeying. Accessing karmic wisdom processes the past and integrates it with the present.
It facilitates emotional release and balances all emotions. It assists you in calmly dealing with any issues and brings strength in times of need. Brings resolution to past issues to help in moving forward in life. It restores self-worth and self-respect making it easier to accept your true self no matter what and to be able to set boundaries as needed.
The Physical Connection:
Rhyolite is thought to be beneficial for physical stamina and endurance. It is said to activate the body’s natural immune response and resistance to disease and illness. It is believed to be excellent for infections, viruses, and rashes, or other skin irritations. It is also thought to help in dissolving kidney stones, improve muscle tone, and strengthen veins.
The Chakras Connected to Rhyolite:
Third Eye (Brow) Chakra, Root (Base) Chakra, Heart Chakra.
Locations Found & History:
Worldwide. The name Rhyolite came from the Greek word Rhein meaning flow and Lithos meaning Stone and was named by German geologist Ferdinand von Richthofen. This stone was used to make tools and weapons like spear points, and arrowheads as well as shovels.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
This stone is formed by volcanic magma that is mainly composed of silica. When cooled quickly, it would make Obsidian stone, but if it’s cooled slowly, it can create beautiful patterns. A rock from the Felds paths family with a pattern that resembles a leopard’s spots. The shape, colors, patterns, and sizes of rhyolite can vary depending on the lava. There can also be air bubbles formed in some stones that cool very slowly. Larger and more pigmented or patterned stones tend to be more valuable. It has a Mohs hardness of 7.
How to Use Rhyolite:
Place Rhyolite on your forehead if you want to recall dreams or past-life memories. Or meditate with it in your hand or nearby. You can also put the stone on your body wherever balancing energy is needed.