Lovely Magnetite specimen from Bolivia with lots of beautiful shiny crystals poking out from the matrix.
Size: 78mm x 39mm
Magnetite is a key iron ore, and is the most magnetic of all minerals. Normal Magnetite is attracted to a magnet, but special Magnetite called Lodestone is actually magnetic itself and can attract other small magnetic objects. According to Greek legend, Magnetite was discovered by a wandering shepherd named Magnes who has his metal tipped cane become attracted to some mysterious black stones as if by magic.
Magnetite Metaphysical Properties include:
- Protection from other peoples energy, especially good for healers and carers
- Improving tenacity, endurance
- Increasing desires, attracting love
- Helping you trust gut feeling
- Excellent for meditation
- Strongly grounding
- Helps to deal with grief, fear, attachment and neediness