Astrophyllite activates and aligns every chakra in the body. It can direct light into the darkest recesses of our being to allow us to perceive and understand our shadow self. By knowing and accepting our whole, we can choose to live to our full potential.
Astrophyllite is thought to energetically protect against radiation and electromagnetic fields and has been traditionally used to support detoxification on an energetic or physical level. Astrophyllite is an uncommon stone, it was first found in 1854 on Laven Island in Norway. It gets its name from the Greek words astron meaning star and phyllon meaning leaf, which refers to its radiating bladed formation. The metallic flashes of gold within the dark stone look like stars.