Ruby in Albite Crystals
Ruby in Albite
Chemical Composition: Al2O3• NaAlSi3O8
Astrological Sign of Aquarius, Leo, Scorpio, Sagittarius, & Cancer
These crystals of vibrant pink Ruby growing within a matrix of Albite exhibit a combination of both minerals metaphysical properties in a harmonious relationship.
Ruby is a type of Corundum which crystallizes in the form of tabular and rhombohedral prismatic crystals. The colour range includes pink, crimson red, and orange red. The Ruby has been known since the time of the Bible; it was named from the Latin word meaning “red”.
This mineral stimulates the heart chakra and assists one in the selection and attainment of ones ultimate values. Ruby is known as a stone of nobility, gathering and amplifying energy while promoting and stimulating mental concentration. It can also improve ones success in controversies and disputes, encouraging gentleness while discouraging violence.
Ruby is an excellent shielding stone, protecting on all levels and safe guarding ones consciousness from psychic attack. This crystal further stimulates the loving emotional side toward nurturing, bringing spiritual wisdom, health, knowledge. and wealth. Ruby has been used to induce a stability in ones economic status; it has been said that as long as one retains a bit of Ruby, wealth will “never” depart.
In ancient cultures, Ruby was also used in the practice of “casting lots”, to assist in the determination of resolutions and decisions. This crystal is also said to have been used to protect the wearer/carrier against unhappiness, distressing dreams, and lightning.
Albite is a form of feldspar which crystallizes in the pattern of masses, tabular crystals, and plate-like crystals. Albite was first discovered by J.G. Gahn and J.J. Berzelius in 1815 and was named for the colour of discovery, “albus” which is defined as “white”.
Albite encourages one to flow with relationships, situations, and the activities of interactions. It enhances the qualities of tact and cooperation.
Albite has been used to eliminate fear of the unknown and to support personal freedom through change. It encourages one to action, providing insight to certainty of purpose while sustaining ones confidence and resolution.
Albite also stimulates clarity in thought and energy of the third eye and expediting the verbalization of the experience. It has acted as a purifier for the disturbed portions of the body.
–LOVE IS IN THE EARTH THE CRYSTAL AND MINERAL ENCYCLOPEDIA THE LIITE FANTASTIC AND THE LAST TESTAMENT By: MELODY