GREY SUNSTONE - ROUGH CRYSTAL
Chakra: Sacral, Solar Plexus
Zodiac: Libra, Leo
Hardness on the Mohs scale: 6.5 - 7.5
Also known as: Heliolite, The Stone Of Joy
Sunstone is a stone of joy, promoting happiness and joyfulness, it is also a stone of leadership and encourages inner growth and finding your true inner power. Sunstone is linked to luck and good fortune, and energises all chakras. Sunstone is a superb stone for new beginnings, helping you along the way and promoting courage. In ancient times Sunstone was the representation of Ra in Egyptian mythology and Helios in Greek mythology, both Sun Gods, the Hindu God Ganesha is often depicted in sculptures and carvings made from sunstone for his representation as the God of new beginnings, even further back people believed pieces of Sunstone were actual pieces of the sun falling from the heavens. Sunstone promotes free will and creativity and encourages you to be your true self.