Vanadinite is a grounding stone that links one to earth energies to help one accomplish work and dreams in a practical way. It promotes productivity and cultivates creativity. As a great energizing stone, it helps one stay on task, focus, and bring energy into their work. It aligns, and alleviates weakness in the body. It also reminds us of the benefits of conscious breathing. Conscious breathing helps relieve stress and alleviate depression. Vanadinite is a manifestation ally.
Chemical Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Vanadinite is of the phosphate group. It is typically made up of 73% lead, 11% vanadium, 14% oxygen and 2% chlorine. It is a sedimentary and metamorphic rock type and is formed when lead ore deposits combine with vanadium and oxygen. Lead is known for its ability to transform when exposed to the air and when heated. Lead is a material that shields from radiation and is even used in protection equipment for patients and healthcare workers when performing x-rays. In the body, Vanadium is known for its anti-inflammatory properties and helps one with respiratory issues. Chlorine helps with detoxification, with feelings of weakness and helps to regulate the nervous system. Today, vanadium is often extracted from Vanadinite and used in the aerospace industry to create titanium alloys.
Vanadinite gets its name from its high vanadium content. It was discovered in 1801 and that launched the discovery of the element of vanadium in 1830.
Size: .5" x .5" x .25"
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