Scapolite

Scapolite

Scapolite Group are tectosilicate, its chemical formula is

Na
4
(Al
3
Si
9
O
24
)Cl

or

Ca
4
(Al
6
Si
6
O
24
)CO
3

Scapolite has a tetragonal crystal structure.

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Scapolite

Lustre: Vitreous
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Transparent, Translucent
Colour: Colorless; white, gray, greenish, rarely blue, pink, violet, brown, yellow
Streak: White
Hardness (Mohs): 5-6
Cleavage: Distinct, two directions
Fracture: Conchoidal to uneven
Density (measured): 2.5- 2.8 g/cm3

 * Physical properties of Scapolite was provided by Audubon Society*

Energetic Properties of Scapolite

Key Words: Insight, persistence, self-discipline, willpower, self-transformation, liberation
Chakras: All
Physical: Helps bring the Divine blueprint of health into integration with the body
Emotional: Encourages pride in accomplishment, inspires dedication to one's highest aspirations
Spiritual: Supports the achievement of one's destiny and freedom

* Energetic Properties of Scapolite was provided by Book of Stones *