Affirmation: My emotions are balanced. I am able to observe my reactions to others in an objective and loving way. Love allows me to awaken my consciousness. I understand the underlying cause of challenging situations, and I move through them with ease and grace.
About the stone: Unakite is a granite rock containing quartz, pink feldspar, and green epidote. The stone was first found in the Unakite Range in North Carolina and hence given the name.
Color: pink and green
Chakra(s): heart, solar plexus, and navel
Astrological sign(s): Cancer, Pisces, Taurus
Mohs scale: 6–7
Spiritual uses: With its pink and green energy, unakite rough stone reminds you to set your intention on love, compassion, and kindness. Use this stone to remind you to be tolerant and gentle
Mental uses: Unakite rough stone is the stone of balance. Use it to help you balance your mind with your heart and emotions.
Emotional uses: Unakite is a good relationship stone since it helps to foster a healthy and happy relationship through balanced emotions.
Physical uses: With its heart-centered pink and green energy, unakite assists you in staying focused on healing any problems with your physical heart. It gently opens up your consciousness to understand the source of heart disease.
Excerpted from The Essential Guide to Crystals, Minerals, and Stones. (Llewellyn. 2013) by Margaret Ann Lembo