Leopardite - like all jasper crystals, is recognisable from the dotted stone surface. Crystals' grey or beige with brown or black spots creates an imitation of Leopard skin. Therefore, it is often called leopard jasper, leopard skin jasper and leopard agate.
Like all jasper crystals, leopardite is a grounding stone; also, it protects and helps prevent negativity. It will give strength and vitality and allow one to stand firm on the ground in chaotic situations. The stone will balance the flow of energies in the body.
Leopardite is a strong emotional healer. It calms the mind, helps to let go of emotional pain, guilt and fear of past mistakes, and encourages moving forward. The crystal is believed to cleanse you of negative emotions such as anger, insecurity, or hatred. The stone strengthens self-esteem, acceptance of oneself and others. It helps to look positively at the criticism of others and not to get offended.
The crystal attracts abundance. With it, expect positive changes in work and personal matters. Leopardite is also believed to enhance a person’s creative abilities, providing new ideas and insights to help move forward and discover new, previously unnoticed paths.
Approximate weight: 32g.
Approximate size: 2,8x3,3x2,5cm.
Country of origin: Brazil and South Africa.
Chemical composition: SiO2.
Hardness based on Mohs scale: 6,5 - 7.