Astrophyllite - Healing Properties, Color, Power & Facts

Astrophyllite is an energetically potent stone that illuminates the true self of the wearer and infuses the entire system with light. The transformational properties of this help the individual to recognize the purpose of his mere existence in this materialistic world. This enticing stone help to understand the meaning of pure love and teaches the self-love. It facilitates to abolish the past impediments faced by the wearer as well as accept the reality with simplicity. Known as a dual-action stone, it brings in the self-knowledge with the positive use of personal power as well as use to detoxify on the spiritual and energetic level. Acknowledged for its serene qualities, it gives an individual the ability to it gives you the ability the life journey in a profound way. As an honest stone, it expands the understanding of the wearer to know what resists him and what is written in the celestial stars. It evanesces the confusion, off-putting thoughts (apathy) and kindles the intelligence to expand knowledge which is used for personal development. Along with the truth it is used for the collective good, besides this, to promote a humanitarian outlook for others. With the yellow and brown color energies, it is contemplated as a purest stone of golden spark. Its pulsations strengthen the willpower of the wearer along with mental lucidity and risk intriguing skill. It is assumed to bring spiritual oomph (sunny side) to the aura and inspires hope in addition to a passion for life. A solar stone instills a sense of self-worth and self-confidence in both men and women. While strengthening the yang energy of the personality of the wearer, it tends to develop the courage to take risks including assertiveness.

As a stone of learning, it broadens up the capacity to take in new information and process them. This information more than ever helps the wearer to manifest the dreams and desires. Astrophyllite has a figure that comes from the Greek words Astron meaning "star" and phyllo meaning "leaf" for the patterns it tends to arise inward. Through its acceptance property, it is excellent for releasing unhealthy behavior patterns or bad habits. It is supposed to help one reach and adjust with the soul's intent. Astrophyllite grounds the feeling of well being, it is protecting and calming too.

Related to all of the chakras it brings fidelity and honesty flanked by partners activating a soul-connection that allows the partners to "look into" the other's psyche. It is supposed to grant the ability to induce a major change that makes a motion forward, your life journey in a confident fashion, something akin to the saying that when a door shuts, a window opens somewhere. Astrophyllite is said to assist with astral travels.

Where is Astrophyllite found?

The biggest bit of stones comes from Russia, but it has likewise been found in Norway and Colorado USA. Its color may be various shades of gold yellow or coppery bronze, and may experience flashes of blue inside the rock. The raw natural stone is it is gorgeous coppery bronze in color and looks attractive, as it reflects the luminous light. Various other collecting localities are Canada, Mont Saint-Hilaire, Québec, then in west Greenland (Narsaq, Kitaa Province), main Greenland, locality type in Langesundsfjorden, Larvik, Vestfold, San Miguel, Azorens Island (Azores District) in Portugal, in Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast', Northern Region of Russia, St. Peters Dome, El Paso County.

Healing Properties

Astrophyllite interwove the star shape crystals sometimes so often called ‘Star Sheet’. The dark color of this stone frequently contains sparkling inclusions which help the wearer to go the past and useless things from the life moreover relish the positive happenings of the present lifetime.

It encourages the holder of the stone to learn the life most imperative idiom, “If one gate is closed, god unlocks the other for you”. It gives the experiences as if a soul is separated from the body and observing to the holder and act as a protector while experiencing those experiences. It makes the wearer empathetic, for this reason, it coined as a first-rate stone for those enduring guidances in massage or acupressure. It is too beneficial for reproductive and hormonal systems along with PMS and the menopause.

Physical Healing : Beneficial for reproductive and hormonal systems, it deals with PMS and the menopause. It is supposed to clear the body from the toxins and impurities body imbibe from the environment as well build up a stable. It soothes bloating and aids digestion. It also lends a hand in the proper functioning of the pancreas, gall bladder, liver. It treats fat intolerance along with spleen and kidneys problems. By balancing and improving posture, it to support healthy eating and boost up the appetite. Aids in weight loss stimulate the metabolism as well as enhance the effects of the exercise.

Astrophyllite treats depression, help to overcome the lack of concentration. It is said to enhance mental function and advances the analytical abilities. When used as an elixir, it controls the menstrual problems. It heals emotional disharmony that prevents acceptance of love.

Emotional Healing : Astrophyllite balance the intuitive and conscious levels of the wearing individual and help to eradicate the duality within one's character. With its healing power, it confronts the delicate issues and brings in the concerned understanding and passionate love within the couple. It heartens the sagacity of hope and possibility to the heart plead human body. With the power of optimism, it heightens the wearer to accomplish his life goals. Often called sunshine stone, wearing this stone make one full of confidence, trustworthy in addition to  self-trust. The vibrations of this stone are ought to produce calm stability and provides the strengthening energy for the emotional body. It is believed to invite the feeling of generosity, compassion, and patience in the relationships.

It tends to reduce insecurity from those who are worried about losing materialistic things from the life and their dear ones. It often breaks the emotional self-defeating cycle and reinstates a sense of gratification in the wearer. Known to be a breathtaking stone for emotional transparency, it assists the wearer to observe relationships and circumstances as they really are. Apart from this it also helps to gain a better understanding before going forward. Its healing color energy help to sorting out heart closed emotions, on the other hand, it too encourage the wearer to free himself completely from the setbacks and search for realistic solutions.

Chakra energies when activated give the wearing individual inner strength and help him to face life’s frustrating bitter experiences. Also, it provides the insistence to overcome them. Color energies of this stone give the wearer to set boundaries for him and others with self-confidence.

It heartens enthusiasm, joy and facilitates attract positive like-minded friendships and relationships.

Spiritual Healing : The Golden yellow energy of Astrophyllite unites mind and will of the wearer, also traditionally thought to align the personal will of the wearer to the divine will. It triggers the traits of the clairvoyance, spiritual love and the power of transmutation. It leads the wearer to the path of spiritual development and leave behind the obstacles faced in the past.

Varied color energies of this stone attune to the earth for the spiritual protection, in a deep meditative state also in a shamic journey. A great companion of the holder step by step guide one to move on in life’s difficult paths without fear. By inducing the feeling of empathy, it deflects the feeling of jealousy in order to solidify new relationships and interests.

It allows one to accept the different shades of life and establish god communication with others. With strong decisiveness power it brings in clarity with true awareness. With the rays of pure sunshine it gives strength to follow the path of wisdom. It helps to understand the natural universe; it brushes up the receptiveness to new meanings and ideas. Brings in happiness, success and power it touches the deep thought of mind and grant the ability to share a lifelong promise of care and love.

It is believed to provide freedom to enjoy the beauty of life and to retrieve spiritual knowledge.

Heals and Balances Chakra : Astrophyllite by activating the chakras draws their energy to align the soul, forbye the soulful purpose. When it resonate within the throat chakra it projects the wearer’s soul song into the world around. Furthermore, it bring a truer sense of existence and brings the individual’s life more into line with the devout. Works well with braces as if used together, it can permit both to understand what is at the deepest, virtual part of the other. Very beneficial for use with astrology as it connects the energy of the stars with this plane and can help people who are attempting to communicate and/or understand astrological elements.

It can also be applied on the second chakra where it permits to align with the original poignant tune of life.  When used on 2nd chakra, it will line up the individual life song and put into effect on the throat will communicate that apparent.  Coaliting with the soul of the life is perhaps one of its most important healing tasks - many things occur, particularly traumas which can misalign us with our "divine path".  Hurt, in particular, can create "broken paths" which in turn can create disease and a sensation of separation.  Astrophyllite is a stone which starts its function to  re-align the lives and bodies to bring it back to the way and intent of the individual.

Throat chakra can cleanse and clear personal spaces when communicated outward as well as help to get rid of discordant energy by aligning with the individual’s soul and life.

Employed on the crown chakra it can connect us to the stars - to the greater light. It requires us to see our legacy - what are we leaving behind for those who will come after us. It requires us to view our every action and natural process and consider it within a wider context - not just how it involves others but how it will involve the future.

Astrophyllite Facts

Some facts about Astrophyllite 

According to mineralogists, Astrophyllite was first recognized as brown mica in year 1854.

  • In Astrophyllite greek words a strong means star,  phyllo means leaf or sheet and on the other hand  ethos means stone.
  • The leaf-like crystals show the thin radiating patterns that allude to its starburst-shape.
  • Astrophyllite is a rare titanium mineral which forms beautiful radiating sheets along with variable luster.
  • It is almost metallic in one specimen and pearly or greasy in some other.
  • Its colors range from a coppery brown to bronze to reddish brown and can have bright flashes of yellow, amber, orange and cherry.
  • It is typically opaque and thus available only as cabochons.
  • It carries on a real good shine and creates a beautiful gem when the plate touch with incandescence light ex-sunlight and candlelight.

Metaphysical Properties

  • The stone name comes from the Greek word which means leaf for its beautiful structure and brilliant for its scintillating exhibit show.
  • Stone known to work on all chakras, it is believed to activate the eight chakra of the wearer in a profound manner which is commonly known as soul star chakra by traditions and also known to associate with the earth star chakra.
  • When this stone activate these two chakras (soul star chakra and earth star chakra), then it tends to stimulate and align the entire chakra system because of the white light passed by these two chakras.
  • This stone will help those who are enchanted up in addictive behaviors. Heal those who are captivated to smoking, alcohol and so-called drugs.
  • It is traditionally believed to cure the tendency to self-degradation behaviour such as an immoral or dishonest nature.

Astrophyllite In News

Astrophyllite Color

Aggregates of thin lath-like crystals, it is generally displayed by glasses and most non-metallic minerals and is found in different shades of brown and yellow. The colors in which they occur are Brown and brown with the radiance of red (Brownish red), color combination of Bronze and yellow (Bronze yellow) as well as it is also found in a Golden yellow color.

Astrophyllite  colors


  • CleavagePerfect, in one direction, Poor, in one direction
  • Other Names
  • Crystal HabitTabular to bladed, radiating, stellate aggregates; lamellar masses
  • StreakGolden
  • Refractive Index1.678-1.758
  • DiaphaneityTranslucent - Opaque
  • Mohs scale (hardness)3
  • SourcesTanzania, East Africa
  • Chemical formula(K,Na)3(Fe2+,Mn)7Ti2Si8O24(O,OH)7
  • LustreGreasy
  • ColorBrown, Reddish Brown, Golden Yellow, Bronze Like
  • Chakra HealingRoot or base chakra,Solar Plexus Chakra,Sacral chakra,Third Eye Chakra,Throat Chakra,Heart chakra,Crown Chakra
  • BirthstoneMarch
  • Zodiaccancer
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  • cloe
    May 8, 2015, 2:59:25 AM

    Astrophyllite is good for curing depression and raises the concentration level of the person. I want this gemstone for my brother as he is also facing this kind of issue. Should i gift it to him? Suggest.

  • Fritz
    Jun 8, 2015, 12:09:37 AM

    hey Cloe, it is nice to show care for someone nearer, but here the issue is related to gemstone which is a sensitive one. This requires an advise from the astrologer then only you may be sure about the Astrophyllite gemstone related suggestion. So, first of all seek an advise from your astrologer then carry on the next step.

  • Janet
    Jul 11, 2015, 3:22:21 AM

    This stone is a stone of moving forward quickly on your life journey, and it may assist you to find your true path. Its vibration may illuminate your true self, the inner you, and make you aware of those things within yourself that you need to take action on.

  • Raoul
    Sep 3, 2015, 5:51:36 AM

    I like black color's my favorite... So before buying Astrophyllite stone i would like to get some suggestions for it... please help????

  • Misty Spinney
    Jan 7, 2016, 5:44:42 PM

    Hi! I bought this stone in ring form a couple weeks ago and it was a light grayish color. I wore it through a meditation ceremony amd while getting some energy work. I also Wen to Tahoe while this occurred and it was very cold. I'm curious to know if any of these factors would contribute to the stone turning a deep charcoal blackish gray? Is this normal?

  • Samantha
    Sep 23, 2017, 8:03:39 AM

    Hello, I received a natural astrophylite specimen and am not sure if it is okay to clean it with soap and water since it is not tumbled.

  • nicole
    Apr 2, 2018, 9:59:08 PM

    It is mentioned that this stone teaches about love. will astrophyllite help in maintaining love? as one of my close friend is very stressed due to the relationship issue.

  • ruby
    Mar 7, 2019, 11:14:48 AM

    Is Astrophyllite bracelet usually worn on the left hand for incoming energy or right hand for grounding?

  • bellla shanz
    May 22, 2019, 10:04:25 PM

    The physical & emotional healing properties are very much beneficial.

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    Jun 28, 2019, 9:56:47 PM

    Very good shiny and beautiful beautiful gemstone!

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    Aug 19, 2019, 10:25:38 PM

    The healing properties of this stone are just adorable.

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    Oct 2, 2019, 9:52:02 PM

    It's Amazing!!

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    Jan 11, 2021, 12:16:11 PM

    This is an attractive stone with powerful healing properties to treat a person from lack of concentration and many other things, it helps in various stomache related problems .

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    Jan 28, 2022, 7:01:37 AM

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