- Alternative Names: Nil
- Crystal System: Triclinic
- Hardness Mohs: 2.5 -3
- Rarity: Very Common
- Location: Africa, Brazil, India, Mexico, and the Czech Republic
- Mineral Class: Carbonate
- Colour: Green
- Forms: natural, tumbled, cut/carved, and sometime in Jewelry. Calcite is soft so it is only occasionally found in jewelry.
- Birthstone: Nil
- Astrological Zodiac Sign: Virgo and Cancer
- Numerological Number: 3
- Element: Earth
- Affirmation: My heart is filled with joy and this is the perfect moment.
History/Mythology of Green Calcite: Calcite has been ground up and used for thousands of years as lime in folk medicines. Calcite has also been used to make a poultice for skin diseases including ulcers and warts. Even though there are over 800 calcite that has been classified and it is the most prolific of the stone group, some forms are very rare and hard to find.
Calcite Metaphysical Healing Properties Information: Green Calcite is a great manifestation stone that really assists with bringing out and achieving all your heart desires. This is due to Green Calcite working predominantly through the Heart Chakra. It has a very strong connection to the Earth and those who spend a lot of time outdoors or gardening are quite often attracted to its gentle balancing energy. Green Calcite has the ability to help you remember to love yourself and by doing so assists you to be more open to finding balance and receiving love into your life with an open heart. Green Calcite is great a balancing stone in all areas of your life, emotional, spiritual, and physical. Green Calcite assist to help you dissolve old programing or patterning that is holding you back so that you can forge forward with new vigor and love of life. Green Calcite helps you to look at all situations that come your way in a very peaceful and gentle way, understanding no matter what the situation is everything will turn out for the best, all that is needed it time.
Green Calcite has a very soft and yet penetrating energy and works strongly through the heart. It allows you to learn to relax and take in each moment in life for what it is. Affirmation: My heart is filled with joy and this is the perfect moment.
Question: What stones make your heart sing?
Chakra – Heart Chakras
Green Calcite Physical Healing Properties: Heals and opens heart & throat and lung area and dealing with any issues relating. Dissipates negative energy and blockages of the nervous system. Good for Osteoporosis, tooth decay & calcium deficiencies. Relieves muscle spasms. Arthritis, Joint Pain, and any inflammatory issues helping to regulate body temperature and assist with balancing anything that is out of balance.
- Carrying or having Green Calcite around is a fantastic way of dealing with everyday stress and anxiety and assisting with bringing through peace and calm back. As Green Calcite is all about understanding that everything will be alright.
- Try popping a piece in a Mojo Bag for abundance if you are looking for direction of what you truly want out of life.
- It is a great stone to use when meditation, particularly when getting a better understanding of what your heart truly desires. Try combining with Amazonite and Green Aventurine.
- Use in a grid for abundance. Try combining with Yellow Apatite – Citrine and Tigers Eye. Blue/Green Apatite – Amazonite and Green Aventurine.
- It can be laid on the body during healings and works very well around the Heart Chakra.
- It can be taken safely as an essence. Please make sure you clean all stone thoroughly prior to making an essence and if unsure of safety use as a spray.