Affirmation: I embrace change. I create my own reality. My energy is balanced. My physical structure is strong. My imagination is active. I have great ideas creative ideas that I easily bring into reality. I trust in the relaxed flow of the day.
Chakra(s): navel and solar plexus
Astrological sign(s): Cancer
Planet(s): Ceres, the Moon
Mohs scale: 3
Spiritual uses: Orchid calcite is a good stone to use when doing shamanic journeywork. It’s a gentle guide to the inner workings of the emotional body through spiritual means. Keep this stone nearby to improve the quality of rebirthing, Reiki, emotional freedom technique (EFT), Integrated Energy Therapy® (IET), and other spiritually aligned healing modalities.
Mental uses: Orchid calcite entices you to use your creativity, which encourages action and play and fosters a fertile life. When you are fertile with ideas, the orange vibration will catapult you into taking the action required to bring your ideas to fruition.
Emotional uses: Orchid calcite helps you process feelings that have been stored in your consciousness for a long time. The gentle orange vibration of calcite helps you release stuck emotions with a gentle push. This is the perfect stone to install positive thought forms, or mental energy, in the emotional body immediately after an emotional release. Use this stone to increase your self-esteem. It is especially helpful when you are learning to set boundaries with others. This stone is good for self-nurturing.
Physical uses: Orchid calcite supports the positive effects of spinal-cord alignments and is the perfect stone for chiropractors and body workers, both for self-care and for knowing how best to serve their clients. This stone also helps to ease the aches and pains of arthritis and muscular tension. It is also a fertility stone. It is beneficial for positive thinking while preparing for conscious conception. Use it support your reproductive system, large intestines, kidneys, bladder, and mammary glands.
Divine guidance: Are you experiencing major changes in your life that are challenging your emotional state? Trust in the process of change and acknowledge and honor your feelings. Take the time to balance your physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual energy. Pay particular attention to the health of your nerves, bones, and muscles.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones. (Llewellyn. 2013) by Margaret Ann Lembo