Pendulums are often used as tools for spiritual healing and inner growth. Defined as objects attached at the end of a string or metal chain, when suspended from a stationary position, a pendulum will swing back and forth or in a circular motion.
- Assists in creating new pathways of consciousness
- Assists in increasing awareness
- Assists in receiving love, nurturing, and comfort from all
Think Outside the Box
Affirmation: My ideas are fresh and creative. I easily manifest my artistic thoughts. My heart is open to accepting assistance from others.
Color: pink or peach-pink or red
Chakra(s): heart and crown
Astrological sign(s): Aquarius, Taurus, Libra
Mohs scale: 3.5–4
Spiritual uses: With its comforting nature and calming vibrations, dolomite improves the meditation experience. Use this stone with the intention of creating new pathways of consciousness by opening up to unexplored avenues for raising your awareness.
Mental uses: Dolomite facilitates abstract thinking. As you gaze at this stone, open your mind to original thoughts and ideas that don’t necessarily fit a predetermined mold.
Emotional uses: With its gentle peachy-pink vibrations, dolomite is a stone of comfort and ease. With this stone in hand, balance your emotions through self-nurturing and opening your heart chakra. This stone activates the ability to receive love, nurturing, and comfort in your life from yourself and others.
Divine guidance: Have you wanted to do something creative? Are you feeling artistic? Let your inspiration flow and generate your insight into manifest reality. It doesn’t matter what it is—it could be a nice meal, a pretty garden, an amazing photograph or some sewing project. Regardless, now is the time to produce it. It will bring you fulfillment and purpose.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones (Llewellyn. 2013) by Margaret Ann Lembo