This beautiful rough purpurite specimen is perfect for use on your desk or as a bookend. It is solid but not heavy and is on the bigger side of most specimens you will find of this stone.
Purpurite is a manganese iron phosphate mineral. Purpurite is a beautiful purple stone that is transparent to opaque with a vitreous to sub metallic lustre. Specimens of purpurite can also be found in pink and lavender depending on the amount of manganese and iron in the stone.
Purpurite helps to alleviate problems with wounds, cuts bruises, excessive bleeding, pulse rate, high blood pressure and other blood circulation and oxygenation problems, heart palpitations, adverse effects of radiation from any source, sunburn, acidity of the stomach or urine, increased absorption of nutrients. It is a rejuvenating stone, it energises the physical and mental bodies, overcoming tiredness and despondency on all levels.
Purpurite facilitates the incorporation of more electromagnetic energy into the body. It stimulates brain function and can help repair brain damage by building electromagnetic bridges between neurons.
Purpurite encourages those who have self imposed limitations or self effacing tendencies to become more proactive. It reduces victim and martyr complexes and also calms panic attacks. This stone helps in releasing stress and calming the nerves. It helps to let go of worry and anxiety and walk with grace through the storms of life.
Purpurite is a stone of freedom. It allows you to see the psychological barriers that keep you chained to the secure yet deadening routines of daily life, and it gives you the inspiration to break free. This stone teaches you to love the unknown and to be at home in an indeterminate future. It helps you to find the courage to leave behind your familiar sense of self and to seek the spiritual promise of a greater identity, which you can feel, even when you have no clear concept of what that entails or whether you will be able to find the means of comfortable survival along that path.