Celestite - Color, Facts, Power, Mythology, History and Myths

Celestite Last updated : January 27, 2020 7:13 AM

A soft blue stone embracing positive gentle vibration, Celestite or Celestine is a soothing and comforting stone that is considered to be a new-age teacher bringing spiritual development and divinity.

The name of this lovely stone has been derived from a Latin word, which means ‘heaven” or “belongs to the sky”, in English. It is believed to be an angelic stone, which connect you and helps you to communicate with the spiritual guides and angels. According to the legends, Celestite has been empowered and made curative by angles itself.

This angel crystal is well-thought out to clean and purify the aura of the wearer by enhancing the power of optimism, strength, and kindness.

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Where is Celestite found?

Celestite is found in small quantities all around the world, but it well-known and the amazing placid blue variety is found and mined in Madagascar. The other noteworthy locations where Celestite can be found or has been found are Ohio, Spain, Turkey, Egypt, Libya, Michigan, Mexico, Sicily, Peru, Poland, Britain, Germany and Iran.

Healing Properties

The beneficial properties of Celestite are:

  • Physical Healer

Having high vibrational qualities within, Celestite is used for curing mental disturbances and disorders, stress, anxiety, nervous tension, eye problem, ear problem, thyroid, indigestion, proper cellular order, and elimination of toxins.

One can also be healed from the troubles of sore throat by putting and gently rubbing this stone on the neck.

  • Emotional Healer

Celestite fetches several positive energies with it to the emotional realm of the person. The essence that this stone contains reduces and drives out the agony, fear and nervousness by bringing hope and optimism. Celestite is also an outstanding tool for protecting those who are over sensitive and over emotional. By taking care of all these things, it diminishes pessimism, constructiveness, disapproval and negative energy from one's emotional body and life.

Celestite is believed to reduce the diseases occurred because of tension.

  • Spiritual Healer

Celestite is an extremely great apparatus that can be used for deep meditation on any subject matter. When a person sits relax for meditation and keeps a Celestite crystal in his hand, the stone helps in bringing the perfect angelic universal energy to the efforts made by Celestite. It drives away the disturbing and distracting voices and noise so that the wearer can easily focus on the higher planes of existence. Celestite is a great tool for astral travel.  The soft blue Celestite crystal has a strong and inspiring outcome on devout and psychic gifts.

  • Heals and Balances Chakra

The soft and gentle blue energy of the Celestite stone is brilliant in healing and clearing the throat chakra. The throat chakra is considered to enclose the will power of the human being. It represents how honestly and gently one expresses himself. A strong throat chakra helps one to understand and fulfil his needs by being responsible and sensible. The throat chakra is the voice of the body that helps in allowing the person to speak with confidence and wisdom in public.

By cleaning throat chakra, Celestite also heals ailments, like sore throat, swollen glands, mouth ulcers, scoliosis, thyroid dysfunctions, laryngitis, and tooth problems.

Celestite Facts

Some facts about Celestite

  • Celestite crystals are usually found in some geodes. The largest known Celestite geode in the world is 10.7m or 35 feet in diameter. It is located near the village of Put-in-Bay, Ohio. This place is positioned in Lake Erie on the South Bass Island.
  • Celestite is known to attract fortune, bringing stability, revealing the truth, and one can attune easily to the energising power of this stone.
  • Celestite stone requires recharging in sun, but for a short duration, keeping a Celestite crystal in sun for too long can result in its discoloration.
  • It uses water and wind energy as a Feng Shui element, which brings the feeling of freshness, gentility, enthusiasm, and peace in the home, or the place wherever it is kept.
  • Celestite is related to zodiac signs of Gemini, Libra, and Cancer.

Metaphysical Properties

Celestite or Celestine belongs to the mineral class containing strontium sulphate. The principal source amongst its mineral components is strontium, which is also used in metal alloys and for fireworks.

This crystal is mainly found in sedimentary rocks occurring in crystals. Other than crystals, Celestite also occurs in fibrous and compact massive forms. This stone is often associated with halite, anhydrite, and gypsum.

This is not a very hard gemstone, and hence its hardness on the Moh’s scale measures about 3-3.5.  Celestite has a vitreous to pearly lustre with transparent to semi-transparent diaphaneity.

Celestite at a Glance

Cleavage Perfect, in one direction, Good, in one direction, Poor, in one direction
Other Names Celestine
Crystal Habit Tabular to pyramidal crystals, also fibrous, lamellar, earthy, massive granular
Streak White
Refractive Index 1.619-1.635
Diaphaneity Transparent - Translucent
Moh's scale (hardness) 3-3.5
Sources Worldwide
Chemical formula SrSO4
Lustre Vitreous
Color Light Blue, Orange, Brown, Yellow, Green
Chakra Healing Throat chakra
Birthstone June
Zodiac Gemini

Celestite Color

Celestite can be found in colorless, blue, white, reddish-brown, orange, green, yellow, and gray shades.

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Valuable gemstone, possess various benefits. Thanks Jewelexi for sharing.
Reply on 6/11/14
Celestite is used as a Feng Shui element which attracts the feelings of peace, enthusiasm and freshness. The properties are similar to my needs. I want to try it. Should I? please suggest.
Reply on 19/11/14
Hi Jili if you find this gemstone similar to your requirements then you should go for it. You should also first consult with your astrologer as his one of the task is bestowing a beneficial and apt gemstone for his client.
Reply on 29/11/14
I was also in search of stone like this...and you know what have been using this gemstone for 6 months...and am quite happy with its powers and properties...you may also try it out...
Reply on 18/4/15
Thanks for your suggestion...i will definitely try calestite gemstone after taking advice from my astrologer...thanks
Reply on 13/5/15
hey Jili, you may take an expert advice at free of cost from Miss Mittens. Jewelexi has launched a new section named Ask Mittens where you are free to ask healing related queries and you may also ask for any stone recommendation. Celesite gemstone is nice. You may ask for it too.
Reply on 10/6/15
Celestite stonje is extremely emotionally supportive and an aid in cleansing your etheric field.
Reply on 6/7/15
sensitivity is my weakness and i'm a very emotional type of person. i want to stimulate my will power with this stone. Hope it gonna work :)
Reply on 30/12/15
Heya! people i'm just so happy to know that Celestite is in my jewelry box.. hahahaha sounds funny but trust me it worked so well. Now my life is full of joy and happiness now. No stress, no sadness only love everywhere. Even now my husband loves me more than before :)
Reply on 27/1/16
Your jewelry looks so awesome.
Reply on 31/7/19
Pretty pieces of jewelry. love them!!
Reply on 18/11/19
I am always mad about your jewelry from starting. It always gives a smile on my face. thanks a lot.
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