Pyrite Standing Point
Affirmation: My confidence is rock solid. I focus on my intentions and take positive action to manifest my goals. I am prosperous and abundant in all facets of my life. I enjoy the many favorable opportunities that are presented to me.
Color: silvery or brassy metallic gold
Chakra(s): root, navel, and solar plexus
About the stone: Pyrite is iron sulphide and crystallizes in the cubic system.
Astrological sign(s): Leo
Mohs scale: 6.5–7
Spiritual uses: Pyrite reminds you of the golden flecks in your halo. With this stone in hand, visualize an energy field around your whole body, which is especially luminescent around your head.
Mental uses: The golden vibration of this stone assists you in remembering your magnificence. You are powerful, so use this gemstone to remember who you truly are and watch your self-esteem increase. Growing in block formations, it is inherent within the stone to offer a strong foundation to improve some of your core beliefs about yourself.
Emotional uses: It helps strengthen courage and self-confidence. Use this stone when you need the guts to set boundaries and stand up for yourself. It helps you feel empowered.
Physical uses: Pyrite is a stone of financial abundance. Use this stone with intention when you are trying to improve your financial status. Draw on its gold energy while you take action to increase your monetary wealth.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones. (Llewellyn. 2013) by Margaret Ann Lembo