When you think of pink calcite, you probably think of the soft hues of mangano calcite with its opaque pink color with bands of white. Optical pink calcite is not as common as the clear or yellow optical calcites, growing in the same rhombic patterns. The color has a nice intensity with crisp clarity. Rainbows often dance within adding to the joy that their energy brings. Strong in the heart chakra, their energy sparkles and is more vibrant and alive than mangano calcite which is often soft and angelic. The energy is vibrant, uplifting, and explosive as well as very bright, and clean, yet surprisingly gentle. Pink optical calcite harmonizes and rejuvenates the heart chakra assisting one to accept unconditional love.
Calcite is a family of calcium carbonates that occurs in a wide range of colors and formations. Most commonly it occurs in opaque masses but it can occur in a wide array of crystalline habits. Calcite is a soft mineral, with a Mohs hardness of 3. Because of its relative softness it is often carved or polished. Rough pieces are usually given an acid bath which softens the rough edges and give the stones a silky sheen. Calcite has an amazing energy that refreshes and revitalizes, yet is still gentle. They help to remove blockages and break up old patterns. The wide range of colors ensures there is a calcite for every chakra. These strong yet gentle healers are easy to work with no matter your age, and even vibrate well with our feathered and furry friends.
Calcite is a great all round healer and can be found in a wide array of colors. Energize your body’s natural electrical system using this crystal in your hands, at your feet or chakra point. You may use spheres, eggs and wands for massage. Placing your feet on a large piece will energize the whole body out of sight. Calcite comes in many colors, forms and locations. It is a crystal of fantastic variety and each one has its own benefits. Due to its electrical nature, Calcite makes for a potent elixir. Calcite is a crystal to help one get out of ruts, or break through blockages on just about any level. It is also a crystal for ascension.