Protection - Opens Gateways - Transitions
Hardness – 6.5 - 7.5
System – orthorhombic
Chakra – base
Chiastolite comes from the Greek “chiastos” which means cross marked. The cross that naturally occurs on this stone has since ancient times been used as a protective device. It was used to ward off the evil eye. Chiastolite is said to aid astral travel, open gateways into mysteries and is linked to death, rebirth and transitions. Chiastolite can maintain your spirituality during trauma and illness. It can help to dissolve negative thoughts, retain a sense of calm and dispel illusions. It can help you to see all sides of a story.