Also known as: Fool’s Gold, The Hidden Fire Stone

inspires action - grounding - leadership - willpower - abundance - wealth - protection - confidence - inner strength - fortune - accomplishment

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History & Origin:

Pyrite, also known as Fool’s Gold due to its strong resemblance to gold, is an iron sulfide mineral known for its incredible cubic formation & metallic luster. Its name derives from the Greek word pyr, meaning “fire,” because of its unique ability to emit sparks when pieces are struck together. It holds a long history; from being utilised as a tool to ignite fire by the Kaurna people of South Australia, to being used as a fashionable decoration during the Victorian Age. Pyrite can be found all around the world, with the largest producers being Italy, China, & Spain.

Metaphysical Properties:

The Hidden Fire Stone is the perfect description for this powerful crystal. Named as such for the sparks created when striking two pieces together, it also holds meaning on an energetic level. Pyrite reveals our inner warrior & uncovers the power & strength we all hold within. Connected to the energy of fire, it brings determination, dedication & drive. This crystal can support you in accomplishing your goals & invite opportunity, wealth & abundance into your life. A stone of leaders, Pyrite can enhance confidence & assertiveness, as well as act as a shield against negativity. If you struggle to take action or feel afraid to take the next step towards your goals, this incredible stone can push you towards your dreams & show you just how powerful you truly are.

How to use:

Place a piece in the far left corner of your home or at your front door to invite prosperity & wealth. Keep in your workspace to inspire opportunity, fortune & success. Carry with you to bring protection, confidence & strength.

! This stone should avoid contact with water for long periods of time as it can oxidise.

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