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Beryl

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Crystal Description

The mineral Beryl is a beryllium aluminium cyclosilicate. Pure Beryl is colourless, but it is frequently tinted by impurities, giving named varieties like Aquamarine, Bixbite, Emerald, Goshenite, Heliodor and Morganite. Beryl is a general name for the unnamed varieties such as Golden Beryl, Red Beryl, Peach Beryl and Green Beryl.

Small traces of iron and uranium, are sufficient to give a colourless Beryl an intense yellow tone, the typical colour of the Golden Beryl.

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Metaphysical Properties

Beryl opens the crown and solar plexus chakra, stimulating adaptability, activity and vitality.

Beryl is known as the Seer Stone, excellent for developing scrying skills, and insights into ceremonial magic.

Beryl dissolves obstacles.

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Crystal Healing Uses

Beryl has been used to treat disorders of the heart and pulmonary systems, spine and stomach.

Beryl assists in treating cranial damage and concussion.

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Beryl © Spirit Of ISIS

Details

Colour:golden yellow, red, peach, light green, blue, colourless
Class:Silicate, Beryl
Group:Hexagonal
Formations:prismatic, elongated, flattened, columnar and massive
Localities:Brazil, Madagascar, Pakistan, USA, Russia, Sri Lanka
Chemical Composition:Be3Al2(Si6O3)6
Hardness:7.5 to 8
Lustre:vitreous, translucent to transparent
Cleavage:imperfect
Varieties:Aquamarine, Beryl, Bixbite, Bazzite, Emerald, Goshenite, Heliodor, Morganite

Disclaimer:

All crystal healing uses, magical uses and metaphysical definitions are provided as a means of education, and do not imply a guarantee of effect. Those suffering from illness should consult with their General Practitioner in the first instance. Crystal healing is a holistic complementary healthcare practice and should be carried out by a suitably qualified crystal healing practitioner.

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