Selentine was named selēnitēs which translates to “moon stone” which comes from the Greek word selēnē meaning Moon. It is a close relative of variety gypsum crystals named Satin Spar. Selentine looks like a magnificent piece of moon itself, hence the name. It has properties to cleanse the surroundings and rid you of the negative energies, thoughts and deeds. It is a self cleansing crystal that doesn’t require any cleaning to work at its fullest, in fact it is a great gem to cleanse other gems and stones with. It activates Crown chakra. It is indeed an ancient but a great stone for the newer modern and technological world of ours as it is very good in their new vibrations of the world. To activate the full potential of Selentine, you have to place it under the light of the full moon and it will absorb its energy becoming much stronger. This gem honors the goddess of the moon “Selene” from ancient Greek. It offers a variety of colors such as blue, orange, green and rose which activate different chakras. This stone is a great stone for females because if it is used as a jewelry item it can attract love, passion, fertility and faithfulness to her companion.