The name is derived from the Greek word ‘chiastos’, which means cruciform, cross marked, or crosswise. This crystal also has the common name of Cross Stone. Chiastolite is a highly protective stone. It’s a very good stone because of its psychic resistance. It will protect you from negative energies, and it will help prevent your energies from getting drained. It will guard against negative energies, curses and the like. It encourages creative thinking and problem-solving by getting rid of old thought patterns that have been keeping us from moving ahead. It’s a great stone to have with you when you work in a highly toxic environment like factories, or when you always deal with challenging situations. Chiastolite was used to ward off the evil eye and curses by ancient people. It is an excellent stone that can help with blood conditions, especially with blood circulation and blood pressure. It will bring you closer to your partner, and it will help you find ways so that you can spend more time with each other, no matter how busy your lives are. Chiastolite will promote intuitive abilities and sharpen your senses. You will be fully connected to your environment, to your loved ones, and to what is happening in your world.
Crystal: Chiastolite. Country of origin: Russia. Chemical composition: Al2SiO5. Hardness based on Mohs scale: 7 - 7.5.