- Alternative names: Orange Calcite, Orchid Calcite
- Crystal System: Trigonal
- Formation: Primary or secondary
- Mineral Class: Carbonate
- Hardness Mohs: 2.5 to 3
- Location Found: Mexico
- Rarity: Uncommon
- Colour: Orange with black/grey areas
- Forms: rough chunks, natural, tumbled, cut/carved and in Jewelry
- Birthstone: Nil
- Astrological Zodiac Sign: Cancer and Leo
- Numerological Number: 5
- Element: Fire and Earth
- Affirmation: I embrace life with joy and move toward a brighter future.
Orange Calcite History Mythology Information: 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.
Calcite Orchid Metaphysical Healing Properties Information: Orange Calcite works predominately through the Sacral Chakra and is a fantastic aid to getting your energy circulating and assisting in clearing away any blockages that you are holding. It helps to bring together the spiritual realm with the physical body so that they are more in alignment and better able to function as one. Orange Calcite is a fantastic stone that helps you work through any emotional issues that you are going through. Calcite Orchid has an uplifting effect and is very helpful in you are going through depression to assist to stabilize, clear and bring you out of it. Orchid Calcite has been referred to as the ‘Birthing Stone’ due to its ability to help ease through the first difficult stages of things – including physical childbirth. Affirmation: I embrace life with joy and move toward a brighter future.
Question: How easily do you embrace change?
Chakra – Sacral Chakra mainly but any of the lower Chakra
Orange Calcite Physical Healing – Urinary tract infection and other issues, liver, spleen and kidney function, incontinence, sexual dysfunction and chronic fatigue.
Orange Calcite Applications suggested uses:
- Just keeping the stone close while you are going through a difficult time is a great comfort.
- Carrying it around in your pocket or as a hand comforter particularly when going through a tough time or during depression. Combine with Rose Quartz and Carnelian for a more rounded energy.
- Used as a healing stone by placing on your Sacral Chakra or relevant area during energy work.
- Meditation with Orchid Calcite can be very soothing and allow you to see any blockages you might have to do with apathy, this will then allow you to release any past traumas causing this that are holding you back
- Orchid Calcite is a great Birthing stone particularly for easing childbirth. Try combining with Chrysocolla, Moonstone, Unakite and Rose Quartz.
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