Spirit Of ISIS Crystal Shop
Crystal Shop
Crystal Database
Crystal Blog

 

Photo: Diopside

Diopside © Spirit Of ISIS

Crystal Description

Diopside is a calcium magnesium silicate mineral. Diopside is the magnesium rich end member of the pyroxene group. Pure iron free Diopside is very rare.

Gemstone quality Diopside can be found as the black Star Diopside (displaying asterism), the emerald green Chrome Diopside, and the rare blue Violan. Diopside makes fine collectors pieces.

 

Metaphysical Properties

Diopside is a deep emotional healer, releasing blockages that release the flow of tears.

Diopside helps to foster the recognition of personal strengths with humility.

Diopside stimulates the intellect and learning.

 

Video: Diopside

 

Photo: Diopside

Diopside © Spirit Of ISIS

Crystal Healing Uses

Diopside can be useful to relieve the pain of muscular spasm.

Diopside is helpful to those experiencing enduring psychological trauma and turmoil.

 

Photo: Diopside

Diopside © Spirit Of ISIS

 

Details

 

Colour:

green, blue, purple, white, colourless

Class:

Silicate

Group:

Monoclinic

Formations:

short prismatic, compact, grainy, granular, columnar and massive

Localities:

Worldwide

Chemical Composition:

MgCaSi2O6

Hardness:

5 to 6

Lustre:

vitreous, translucent to transparent

Cleavage:

perfect in two directions

Varieties:

Chrome Diopside, Malacolite, Violan

 

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.

 

 

Welcome Guest

 

 

Social Networking

Follow Spirit Of ISIS On Google+
Share Spirit Of ISIS On Facebook
Follow Spirit Of ISIS on Twitter
Watch Spirit Of ISIS on YouTube

 

Call Spirit Of ISIS with Skype

 

feedback on our website