Galena

Galena is a lead sulfide mineral with a chemical formula

PbS

Galena has a cubic crystal structure

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Galena

Lustre: Metallic, Dull
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Opaque
Colour: Lead-grey
Streak: Lead-grey
Hardness (Mohs):
Hardness (Vickers): VHN100=79 - 104 kg/mm2
Tenacity: Brittle
Cleavage: Perfect
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Parting: {111}
Fracture: Sub-Conchoidal
Density (measured): 7.58 g/cm3
Density (calculated): 7.57 g/cm3

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Energetic Properties of Galena

Key Words: Shamanic soul retrieval, alchemical self-transformation, past-life recall
Chakras: Root (1st chakra)
Physical: Supports recovery from infection, radiation, chemotherapy
Emotional: Helps with soul retrieval, healing past-life issues
Spiritual: Facilitates shamanism, visionary experience, alchemical transformation

 

 

 

 

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