Selenite Rose (Desert Rose)
Selenite Rose (Desert Rose):
- Sacred Heart
- Aligns with the truth that we each carry internally the seed of Love
- Activates the scholar within
- Balances chakras so all aspects of self may be aligned
Affirmation: My head and my heart are aligned with the Divine. I am a miracle worker. I spread love and well-being to all life. I am balanced, aligned, healthy, and strong. It is easy for me to stand in the center of my power and emanate love.
Color: reflective milky white and sandy tan
Chakra(s): crown and heart
About the stone: Selenite rose refers to the mineral gypsum that crystallizes in rose like clusters. These formations are associated with dry sandy locations during formation.
Astrological sign(s): Cancer
Planet(s): the Moon
Mohs scale: 1.5–2
Spiritual uses: Selenite rose helps connect you with your guides, angels, archangels, and Ascended Masters. This is a perfect stone for aligning with the Divine Mother, specifically Mother Mary and Kuan Yin. The symbol of the rose connects you with your Sacred Heart of love, which is your true nature. This stone further aligns you with the truth that we each carry a seed of love within us. It is up to each of us to cultivate and nurture that seed into a blossoming flower.
Emotional uses: Selenite rose carries the energy of universal love. By reminding you of your true nature, which is love, this stone gives you the ability to expand the love that you are and to attract back to you all that is love and loving. This stone is also useful for balancing your chakras so that you can align all aspects of yourself.
Physical uses: Selenite rose is good for aligning your spine and muscles and for bringing your entire body into balance, which helps to readjust your emotional body as well. The selenite rose is the perfect stone for parents. It aids parents in being strong in their ability to set boundaries with love. This stone is good for all types of caregivers or anyone who works with other people to help you stay aligned with your heart while maintaining a leadership or strong position.
Divine guidance: Have you had a hard time receiving love or help from others? Are you challenged by cranky people in your life? Cultivate a kinder and more loving attitude, and you’ll notice agitating circumstances diminishing. It’s time to open your heart to the Divine. You are a blessing here on Earth, and it is time to step into the magnificence of your love. Be the overflowing vessel of Divine love.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones. (Llewellyn. 2013) by Margaret Ann Lembo