6th and 7th chakras. This stone does many things; it opens and clears the chakra system, aids living in the present rather than dwelling on the past or future, releases and heals despair and releases hostility. Beautiful dark tumbles!
Metaphysical Properties- Sugilite is a deep violet stone which was discovered in Africa less than 20 years ago. It is also referred to as Luvulite, Gem Sugilite and Royal Lazelle. This is another stone that you see in carvings, beads, amulets and cabochons. The main use of this stone is to move energy through the system. However it is found to be helpful in clearing congested thought forms and aiding intuition. NOTE: When Sugilite first entered the crystal healing field, some thought it could cure cancer. However, it will not physically cure cancer, what it will do is to allow you to learn why you have developed this disease and then you may find ways to treat it.
Numerology- Vibrates to the numbers 2, 3, and 7.
Gemological Properties- Sugilite is its own mineral species, it belongs to the hexagonal crystal system and offers a chemical composition of (K,Na)(Na,Fe)2(Li2Fe)Si12O30. Material commonly called Sugilite is actually a combination of sugilite and other materials. Sugilite offers the color range of red-purple to bluish purple, rarely pink. It is semitransparent to opaque. It is also known as Royal Azel or Royal Lavulite. You often see it cut into cabochons, carvings and beads. The refractive index lies between 1.607-1.610 and the specific gravity is 2.74. The hardness is 5.5-6.5. The major source is South Africa.