Power & Benefits of Triphane (Spodumene):
Triphane crystal is good for intellect, intelligence, emotional control, study, and personal spiritual understanding. It is a comforting crystal that helps to alleviate sadness and anxiety. Triphane is wonderful for cleansing and restoring energy in a home or a person.
Spiritual & Emotional Influence:
Triphane restores optimism to gain a sense of purpose. Brings in fresh energy and newness to life. It can help to clear sad memories and any anxiety about the past. This stone helps you see your mistakes so you can learn from them and do better in the future. A good stone for overcoming addictions.
The Physical Connection:
Triphane is said to help with RNA/DNA re-building. It is thought to restore calcium-magnesium balance. It is also thought to be good for those with epilepsy, vision, and hearing issues. It is said to help calm and balance the nervous system, assist with bones, joints, and the spine.
The Chakras Connected to Triphane (Spodumene):
Heart, Third Eye (Brow), and Crown Chakras. Yellow Triphane is linked to the Solar Plexus Chakra and Clear Triphane is linked to the Crown Chakra.
Cancer, and Scorpio.
Locations Found & History:
Madagascar, Afghanistan, Australia, Brazil, Pakistan, North Carolina, California, and Quebec. The word Triphane comes from the Greek word triphanēs, which means appearing threefold because it has cleavages in three directions. The first Spodumene stones were found in Utö, Södermanland, Sweden by Brazilian naturalist Jose Bonifacio de Andrada e Silva.
Rarity, Value & Variations:
Forms flattened prismatic crystals, that are vertically striated. Triphane is the yellow, white, or colorless type of Spodumene. The other two types of Spodumene are Kunzite and Hiddenite. Triphane stones are not usually gem grade but some rare and clear stones can be used as gemstones in jewelry. Spodumene, in general, is a source of lithium which is used in cell phones, car batteries, medicine, and ceramics. Triphane can be used in jewelry but only the clear pieces. It has a hardness of 6.5 to 7.5 on the Mohs hardness scale but it tends to be quite brittle. Most pieces of Triphane are either clear or yellow.
How to Use Triphane (Spodumene):
Triphane stones are great for cleansing, put a piece of the stone in any room that could use some fresh energy. Use Triphane as a centering stone in meditation and for spiritual understanding. You can also use Triphane to clear the energy of your body, and auric field.