Brown Calcite is an excellent crystal to keep on hand, especially for those who seem to repeat mistakes; it breaks the pattern so the wearer can make better decisions. It is useful in keeping the balance, especially at home or at work. Golden Brown Calcite protects the user from negative energy and brings about a sense of peace. It is also used as a prosperity stone.
Calcite is also known as the "stone of the mind”. Calcite heightens mental discernment and analysis, increases memory and learning abilities. Calcite is THE stone for students and academics, and can be indispensable at helping students to retain their lessons. Calcite is also useful during times of mental adjustments and disagreements. Calcite can show you a new way to look at a situation, easing you away from old outdated thought patterns that may be in the way of new ideas. The simplest forms of Calcite are pure white, but the presence of other compounds during formation can create beautiful colored Calcite.
Physically, all Calcites allow for the absorption of calcium into the body, and therefore are beneficial for those who suffer from bone and joint disorders, such as osteoporosis and arthritis. Golden Brown Calcite also balances the metabolism and enhances vitality.