Sodalite

Rare Sodalite

Sodalite is a tectosilicate, its chemical formula is

Na
8
(Al
6
Si
6
O
24
)Cl
2

Sodalite has a isometric crystal structure.

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Sodalite

Lustre: Vitreous, Greasy
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Transparent, Translucent
Colour: All Colours
Comment: Colourless, white, light yellow, green, light to very dark blue, gray, pink to violet
Streak: White
Hardness (Mohs): 5½ - 6
Tenacity: Brittle
Cleavage: Poor/Indistinct
Poor on {110}
Fracture: Sub-Conchoidal
Density (measured): 2.73 g/cm3
Density (calculated): 2.31 g/cm3

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Energetic Properties of Sodalite

Key Words: Access to subconscious and intuitive abilities, enhanced insight and mental performance , deepened intuition
Chakras: Third Eye (6th chakra)
Physical: Supports maintenance of healthy blood pressure and hydration
Emotional: Aids one's insight, allowing understanding of emotional issues
Spiritual: Conjoins mental acuity and psychic ability for wider awareness

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