Do you think there might be some negative energy around you? Do you find yourself feeling like you need some extra positivity? If so, Navajun Pyrite could be an excellent healing crystal for you.
The gorgeous mineral forms into cubic crystal structures. It has a unique appearance that is unlike other crystals and looks very similar to gold. For years, people have marveled at the creation of these pyrite crystals.
Formation of Navajun Pyrite
The beautiful Navajun pyrite crystal is found in the mountains of Navajun and can be acquired by mining in the mountains. Pyrite forms itself through metamorphism, which causes interactions between rocks and dissolved substances within subsurface aquifers.
Pyrite from Navajun is unique because it grows within the Cameros Basin, where a perfect mixture of aquifers settles above the rocks. The creation of pyrite starts with the formation of chlorine deposits in the ground. The chlorine compounds contain the iron that is in pyrite. The compounds can commonly get discovered under deposits of sandstone.
History of Navajun Pyrite
In 300 BC, the pyrite crystal was used in religious ceremonies to obtain “magical powers.” People used to ingest small cubes of pyrite as a medicine during Medieval times. During the Roman Empire, they collected the crystals and exported them back to Rome to use as tiles in mosaics. Pyrite was also part of the first firearms. It was used in a wheel lock to create a spark in the guns. These rifles ended up changing warfare and society.
Meaning of Pyrite
Navajun pyrite crystal has more to it than just its gorgeous exterior. Pyrite gained its name from the Greek word pyr, which means “fire” because pyrite sparks when struck by metal. In the past, people used the healing crystal to produce fire.
Many people also call pyrite “fool’s gold” because of how similar the color is to a real nugget of gold. It symbolizes the warmth and lasting presence of the sun because of how it resonates with fire energy.
The pyrite crystal represents masculinity, making it a stone of action, will, and vitality. It is known to help tap into one’s potential and stimulate the flow of ideas and confidence. Pyrite draws energy from the Earth through the physical body to create a shield of protection against negative energy and emotional and physical harm.
Healing Properties and Uses of Pyrite
Pyrite is known to be a powerful healing crystal with many benefits. Wearing or carrying it can deflect harm and danger since it is a protective and shielding stone. It can help with the body’s physical ailments as well as go deeper to heal emotionally. A few of the general healing benefits of pyrite include:
Physical Healing with Pyrite
Using pyrite can help improve your physical health. It draws on the energy of the universe to activate nourishing energy in the body. This healing crystal often yields fast results for physical healing, especially in fighting colds, flu, skin diseases, and other illnesses. Pyrite can also increase oxygen supply to the blood and strengthen the circulatory and respiratory systems.
Emotional and Spiritual Healing
Navajun pyrite shields against negative vibrations on physical and emotional levels. People commonly use pyrite to attract money and good luck. It is a powerful crystal for manifesting wealth and prosperity.
The healing crystal can also help enhance memory. It holds a lot of powerful energy and can help dispel sad thoughts and emotions. It relieves feelings of anxiety and reveals the causes behind the stress or negative emotions you may be feeling.
Pyrite is related to the solar plexus chakra and the Leo zodiac sign. The next time you need a little pick me up, consider carrying Najuvian pyrite around with you. Check out our Najuvian pyrite double crystal or our gorgeous Matrix style to add this powerful healing crystal to your collection.