- Alternative Name: Nil
- Crystal System: Amorphous
- Location: Morrocco, Germany, Japan and the USA
- Mineral Class: Fused Silicon Dioxide Silicate
- Colour: Depends on the sand the lightening strikes – brown, tan and black
- Hardness Mohs: 6.5
- Rarity: Rare
- Forms: Natural formations
- Birthstone: Nil
- Astrological Zodiac Sign: Gemini and Virgo
- Numerological Number: 6 and 4
- Elements: Earth and Storm
- Affirmation: I’m connected and balanced with nature and all that surrounds me.
Fulgurite History Mythology History: Lightning strikes the sand long ago in Morocco. The intense heat from the lightning, (over 3000 degrees f ), melts the sand in its penetrating path and it quickly cools into a natural hollow glass tube called a FULGURITE. They are sometimes referred to as petrified lightning. Of course, along with lightning, fulgurites occur all over the world. The color of fulgurites varies depending on the composition of the sand they formed in. These from Morocco have a brownish color.
Fulgurite can have deep penetrations, sometimes appearing up to 15 meters (49 ft) below the lightning-struck surface. They are typically found in sections measuring only a few inches long. In southern Morocco, the annual winds shift the sand dunes and reveal protruding sections of the fulgurites, which are sifted from the sand using screens. Because the Fulgurites from this location formed long ago, the hollow tubes are often partly impacted with the hardened sand Fulturies are natural glass, usually tubular, formed by lightning strikes in sand or rock.
Legend says that if you have a hollow Fulugrite and hold it up to the moon and make a wish through it releasing it to the universe, your wish will come true.
Fulgurites Metaphysical Healing Properties Information: Fulgurites are very high vibrational formations due to the nature of their birth, lightning striking the earth, fusing electricity, and the earth to form a natural glass. They are particularly good at allowing you to channel and direct energy and intent with precision. Fulgurites assist with communications with higher beings and alien entities allowing you to connect more easily and at a deeper level with a more direct link. Fulgurites are known as the ‘stone of leadership’ and allow you to have enhanced communication with the physical world which increases your ability to understand and lead better. They are a very protective stone and have been used by Native American Indians to ward off lightning strikes and any sort of dangerous weather formations. They are stone of balance particularly in allowing you to be in balance with nature and will assist to heighten your connection and intuition in this area.
Fulgurites have a very charged or ‘zappy’ feeling, as you pick them up you realize the strong connection between all elements of the earth around you and yourself. Affirmation: I’m connected and balanced with nature and all that surrounds me.
Question: What crystals help me feel balanced?
Chakra: Crown and Third Eye Chakra
Physically: treatment of the immune system, ear, nose, and throat ailments, sight, thymus, tumours, growths, and colon.
- Can be carried around or worn as a protective Talisman against natural disasters including lightning strikes.
- Placed in a grid with the intent of nature balance work. Combines well with Moss Agate, Amber, Green Phantom Quartz and Tree Agate.
- Carried around or worn as a speaker’s aid in order to enhance your communication with those around you including higher beings. Try combining with Carnelian for increased energy and Amazonite to allow you to speak from the heart and Septarian for speakers confidence and audience engagement.
- Meditated on in order to communicate with alien entities and higher beings.
- Hold it up to the moon and make a wish through it releasing it to the universe.
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