The Crystal of the Day for Thursday 22 August 2013 is Charoite. Charoite is a soul stone with deep physical and emotional healing energies. It is a stone of transformation and is used to overcome fears. Charoite can be used to overcome obsessions and compulsions. It grounds the spiritual self, opening and balancing the crown chakra.
Lifts energy when the body is exhausted, regulates blood pressure, assists with deep sleep and powerful dreams. Put charoite beneath your pillow, especially if you are prone to disturbed sleep or fears which surface in dreams. In combination with amethyst, it will help to release these fears.
**Charoite is found in only one location – along the Chary River at Aldan in Russia.
Colour: Swirling bright lavender, violet and lilac to dark purple with both white, gray and black veining
Energies: Love, Healing, Power, Protection
Chakra: Solar Plexus, Third Eye Chakra, and Crown Chakra