Aka Acmite, Aegerine, “Stone of Light”

Protection, Cleansing, Inner Child 

Spiritual Properties

  • Wards off psychic attacks  
  • Very helpful during meditations, especially for inner-child work and mood elevation

Mental Properties

  • Improves your mental health
  • Helps you overcome self doubts 
  • Destroys negative thought patterns 
  • Helps you come to terms with your situation 
  • Helps you find your vision and purpose for life
  • Brings out your inner strength and inner desires
  • Helps break you out of mundane morning routines
  • Pushes you to focus on yourself and accept yourself 
  • Helps you confront your behaviors and better understand them

Emotional Properties

  • Enhances self esteem and self worth 
  • Lifts your mood by removing sadness and negative energies
  • Heals and relieve you of any prior regrets and emotional scars
  • Helps with those who feel a lack of self-love and appreciation, by helping you realize your strength

Kundalini Properties 

  • Repairs the aura
  • Helpful to direct the flow of energy
  • Balances and stabilizes the root chakra
  • Shifts and clears negative and blocked energy
  • Provides protective energy to the aura and creates a shield

Health Benefits 

  • Activates all 7 chakras
  • Absorbs EMF radiations
  • Boost the immune system
  • Aids with tiredness and fatigue
  • Helps those struggling with addictions
  • Relieves stress, anxiety, and depression
  • Acclimates you to fighting off small viruses with ease
  • Improves metabolism and muscle and nerve damage repair
  • Boosts energy that is required to achieve more of your daily tasks


  •  I clear my energies of all disharmony and negative influences and move strongly into my wholeness


  • Chakras: Root 
  • Energy: Receptive and Projective
  • Planets: Earth
  • Element: Fire and Water
  • Zodiacs: Taurus, Pisces 
  • Number: 5

Physical Properties

  • Color: Black, Brown, Dark Green, Reddish Black
  • Habit: Prismatic crystals
  • Rarity: Very Rare
  • Luster: Vitreous
  • Species: Proxene
  • Zoning: None
  • Gravity: 3.5 -  3.6
  • Fracture: Uneven, Irregular
  • Cleavage: Distinct/Good, Good on {110}
  • Hardness: 6 - 6.5
  • Twinning: Simple and lamellar on {100}
  • Locations: Russia, Canada, South Africa, Norway, Greenland, and the U.S.A
  • Fluorescence: None
  • Pleochroism: Visible
  • Birefringence: 0.037 - 0.061
  • Transparency: Opaque to Translucent 
  • Named After: Ægir, the Scandinavian god of the sea.
  • Melting point: 999 °C
  • Discovered In: 1835 in Norway
  • Luminescence: None
  • Discovered By: Norwegian mineralogist Hans Morten Thrane Esmark
  • Chemical Name: Sodium Iron Silicate
  • Refractive Index: 1.760 to 1.805
  • System/Structure: Monoclinic
  • Chemical Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
  • Inclusions (streak): Pale yellowish gray
  • Growth Conditions: Occurs in the alkalic igneous rocks
  • Chemical Classification: Silicate, Inosilicates
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