Said to be one of the most powerful healing stones, healers use Hematite to draw out illness in the body. It is known to aid in menstruation issues. As a self healing tool, its power and energy make this a most popular stone for use by psychics and mediums. Hematite can be used for astral projection work, grounding & as a shield to psychic attacks.
Astrological Sign: Aries
Flowers, Herbs & Oils: Dragons Blood, Ginger, Saffron
Element & Planet: Fire, Mars
Chakra: Root, Solar Plexus
Care and Cleaning
Cleanse with smoke from cedar or place atop a quartz cluster. Charge under the full moon.
History, Ritual & Lore
Historically noted for its powerful energy, ancient Greeks ready for battle rubbed themselves down with crushed Hematite to make themselves invincible. When large deposits of Hematite were found on a battlefield, it was believed to be the blood of fallen soldiers. Ancient Egyptian tombs have been discovered with Hematite inside them. A common stone on earth, it is also found everywhere on the planet Mars & is greatly responsible for the planets red color.