Realgar

Realgar is a sulfide mineral its chemical formula is

As
4
S
4

Realgar has a monoclinic crystal system.

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Realgar

Lustre: Resinous, Greasy
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Transparent
Colour: Dark red to orange-red
Streak: Orange-red to red
Hardness (Mohs): 1½ - 2
Tenacity: Sectile
Cleavage: Distinct/Good
Good on {010}, less good on {100}, {101}, {120}, {110}
Density (measured): 3.56 g/cm3
Density (calculated): 3.59 g/cm3

 * Physical properties of Realgar was provided by mindat*

Energetic Properties of Realgar

Key Words: See ones true self, sexuality
Chakras:  
Physical: Increases energy within the body; sexuality, and fertility
Emotional: Helps us to see our true self
Spiritual:  

* Energetic Properties of Realgar was provided by Thunder Healing*