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Cassiterite is a predominantly black crystal that may also have yellowish, brown, or red coloring. It ranges from transparent to opaque and can have a greasy or semi-metallic luster. This crystal is often found in pyramidal shapes, or with a grainy texture or radiating fibrous needles.
Cassiterite, also called "Tinstone", can manifest dreams by helping to focus intent and manifestation energies. Cassiterite also provides for grounding and protection.
For those who suffer from issues of rejection, prejudice, abandonment, or disapproval, Cassiterite will help to dissolve the pain and negative energies associated with these feelings. Cassiterite encourages/enhances optimism and positive spirit.
Physically, Cassiterite has been used in the treatment of eating disorders, complusive behaviours, obesity and hormonal imbalances.
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|Physical and Metaphysical Properties for|
|PROPERTIES FOR STONE|
|Alternate Stone Name:||Tinstone|
|Affirmation:||I am filled with optimism and positive energy.|
|Question:||Do you take it personally when your ideas are rejected?|
|Astrological Sign:||Sagittarius (November 22 to December 21)|
|Primary Chakra:||Solar Plexus Chakra|
|Secondary Chakra:||Heart Chakra, Root Chakra|
|STONE NAME INFORMATION TAGS|
|Color:||Black, Brown, Gray, Red, White, Yellow|
|Location:||Africa, Bolivia, China, Russia|
|Crystal System:||Tetragonal Crystal System|
|Hardness:||6 to 7 Hardness|
|Numerical Vibration:||Number 2|
|Chemical Composition:||SnO2, Tin Oxide|
|Physical:||Eating Disorders, Hormone Balance, Obesity, Pancreas Health|
|Emotional:||Acceptance, Dispel or Release Negativity, Positivity and Optimism|
|Spiritual:||Grounding, Spiritual Protection|
Posted on March 13, 2013
|This is a great beneficial crystal. Just looking at the picture of it you feel better. It is on the must have list for sure. (Submitted by: sexchef on March 13, 2013)|
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