- Alternative Names: Is a group of families that include Ferroazinite (Azinite-Fe), Magnesioazinite (Axinite-Mg). Maganazinite (Axinite-Mn) and Tinzenite.
- Crystal System: Triclinic
- Location Found: Brazil, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Tanzania, Russia, Mexico and France
- Mineral Class: aluminum borate silicate
- Hardness Mohs: 6-7.5
- Colour: Brown, black, gray, orange, yellow, blue and lilac
- Rarity: Rare
- Forms: Rare – Natural formations and set in jewelry
- Birthstone: Nil
- Astrological Zodiac Sign: Capricorn and Aries
- Numerological Number: 1
- Element: Earth, Fire, Air and Water
- Affirmation: I am grounded, connected and move along the right path with ease.
Axinite History Mythology Information: The name ‘axinite’ comes from the Greek word meaning ‘axe’ and this is due to the growth formation of the crystal. The crystal naturally grows with a very shape face that appears to be of a similar cleavage angle to an axe.
Axinite Metaphysical Healing Properties Information: Axinite is a very grounding and protective stone that can help to connect you with the ‘Earth’ or ‘Shamanic’ energies the surround us. It is a great stone to use when you want to reconnect with nature to find the balance within your own life. It is also a stone of progression that is particularly good if you are commencing a Shamanic journey or work. It is a wonderful stone for personal and self-growth as it helps you to accept changes and move forward with ease and allows you to see the ‘light at the end of the tunnel’ no matter what your present circumstances are. It assists to stabilize and promote friendships and relationships as well as allowing you to explore who you really are and why you are here. Affirmation: I am grounded, connected and move along the right path with ease.
Question: No matter how difficult things are can you see the light at the end of the tunnel?
Chakra – Sex Chakra (Sacral), and Basic (Root Chakra) and spiritually your Earth Star Chakra and Secondary Chakra Third Eye Chakra.
Axinite Physical Healing – Adrenals, muscular systems. Aligns vertebrae in spine and assists mending breaks and fractures.
Axinite Applications suggested uses:
- Can be used in all meditations particularly when connecting with Shamanic energies or going on a Shamanic journey.
- Place into a Mojo Bag or Shaman Bag to assist with a Vision Quest or Shamanic Quest. Combines well with these stones for this purpose. Moqui Marbles, Nuummite, Mystic Merlinite, Astrophyllite and Spirit Quartz.
- Carry around with you for protection and ground. Combines well with Black Tourmaline, Smoky Quartz and Obsidian for this purpose.
- A wonderful tool to take with you when you go out in nature in order to assist you to reconnect with all the wonders that surround you.
- Meditating in nature in a circle of Axinite is an amazing way to connect with nature while staying grounded and protected. Try combining with Tree Agate, Moss Agate and Clear Quartz.
- Wonderful as a healing tool when working with grounding or who you are issues.
- Can be used in gem essences and sprayed around the bodies aura.