Prehnite was named after the Dutchman Colonel H. Von Prehn (1733-1785). Prehnite is an inosilicate of calcium and aluminium. This is a stone that will do many useful things simultaneously, and it is often quite under-rated. Green Prehnite is both a heart chakra and solar plexus chakra stone. It will help you to learn to be psychic, and it is very useful used in meditation. It is an excellent stone to enhance psychic gifts, and move you to a higher level. Green Prehnite is an excellent stone to heal the healer, as it heightens the flow of life-force energy in the body. Prehnite is considered a stone of unconditional love and the crystal to heal the healer. It enhances precognition and inner knowing. Enables you to always be prepared. Prehnite calms the environment and brings peace and protection. It teaches how to be in harmony with nature and the elemental forces. Prehnite alleviates nightmares, phobias and deep fears, uncovering and healing the dis-ease that creates them. It is a stone for dreaming and remembering. Beneficial for hyperactive children and the causes that underlie the condition.
Crystal: Prehnite. Country of origin: Australia. Chemical composition: Ca₂Al₂Si₃O₁₂ (OH). Hardness based on Mohs scale: 6 – 6.5.