The Crystal of the Day for Wednesday 14 August 2013 is Galena. Galena is a transformation stone and is effective when embarking on a personal spiritual journey. Galena is sometimes used in past life regression therapy as a guide to inner vision. It assists in facing and overcoming one’s deepest fears. Galena grounds and centres your energies and allows the pathway between your physical and etheric bodies to align. It is a stone of harmony, stimulating interaction on all levels and assisting you in the elimination of self-limiting ideas. It’s safe to handle, but because of its toxic Lead content, it should not be used in elixirs.
Galena is an Earth stone and as such has strong grounding properties. It brings strength, courage and ability to face difficult times, as well as helping one to recover personal power. Galena also assists in countering the ill effects of radiation, electromagnetic pollution, long hours in front of the computer. Galena is used by healers to counter infection, protect against radiation, recover from addictions. If you are suffering through radiotherapy, this would be a perfect stone for you.
Energies: Protection, Healing, Power
Chakra: Root Chakra