Alternate Names & Spellings: Aegirine, Aegerite, Aegirite, Agrine
Crystal Meanings of Aegerine
Aegerine is a high energy stone that is often used for energizing situations, places, chakras, and more.
In the psychic-spiritual realm aegerine is said to protect against psychic attacks and negative energy.
Emotionally aegerine, is used in energy for group issues including healing broken relationships and eliminating group pressure. On a personal level aegerine is used to promote self-acceptance, thus building self-esteem and self-suffiency. This can help reduce or eliminate traits arising from poor attitudes. Aegerine is also said to help you follow your heart and higher self.
Physically aegerine is used in crystal healing lore for the immune system, making it great for general healing and helping the body heal itself. Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information.
Aegerine is associated with the heart, root, and solar plexus chakras.
Hardness (Mohs): 6
Color(s): Deep Green, Black, Green-Black, Reddish Brown
Transparency: Opaquemost common but sometimes translucent or transparent
Habit: Long prismatic crystals, fibrous, acicular
Common Locations: Canada (Quebec), Greenland, Nigeria, Norway, Russia (Kola Peninsula), USA (Arkansas),
Rock Lore & Tidbits: Aegerine is named after the Teutonic god of the sea, Aegir.
Hat tips and thanks to Amethyst Galleries Aegirine and Mindat.org for mineral information on this stone.
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