Sunstone is a type of feldspar that is also known as Aventurine Feldspar. It is a translucent to transparent stone that contains hematite and goethite, which gives it a speckled appearance.
When light interacts with the stone's mineral inclusions, it produces bright metallic flashes.
Sunstone is rated 6-6.5 on the Mohs hardness scale. It is often used in jewelry because of its durability and beauty.
Sunstone has been found in:
Various United States localities
Some beaches along the midcoast of South Australia
Sunstone has also been used in ancient Greece, India, and Canada. In ancient Greece, it was seen as a symbol of the Sun God and used as an amulet stone.
unstone is said to be a stone of leadership, encouraging the wearer to be open, benevolent, and willing to bestow blessings upon others.
Sunstone is said to encourage exploration and new beginnings. In numerology, Sunstone's vibrational number is 1, which symbolizes new beginning and rebirth.
Sunstone is known as the stone of abundance. It encourages independence and originality, is inspirational in revealing talents, and attracts fame and unexpected prosperity.
Sunstone is also associated with the radiance of the sun and the energy it produces to sustain life. It is believed to instill joy, optimism, and courage.
Sunstone works well with gemstones that are also classified as fire gems. Some of the variations are Amber, Ruby, Jasper, Red Opal, Agate, Carnelian, and Citrine.
Due to the unique nature of each stone, your item may vary slightly in shape, color, and size from the picture shown. All items are cleaned with white sage before being shipped. However, it is recommended to clean and charge/attune your stone before use.
Gemstones, crystals, and minerals have been used throughout history for spiritual, emotional, and physical healing. The item description for this item is not to be used as a prescription, diagnosis, or treatment. The information given is purely metaphysical in nature and is intended for spiritual guidance. It is not intended as a substitute for medical advice or service.