Learn about the metaphysical and crystal meanings of catlinite, also called pipestone.
Alternate Names and Spellings: Pipestone
Crystal Meanings and Metaphysical Properties Lore of Catlinite
Keywords: Spiritual, Ritual
Catlinite, also called pipestone, is traditionally used as a Native American ceremony stone, for making pipes and other totems.
Catlinite carries the energy of connecting the spiritual and the physical. It can be used to ground prayer and ritual into the physical, everyday life. It is also a very protective stone. Catlinite is also used for communication with spirits and the ancestors.
Catlinite is related primarily to the root (base) chakra.