Pyrite got its name from the Greek word meaning fire. Originally this meaning applied to the spark cast off by striking two pyrite crystals together; now, the spark we get from Pyrite is of the creative variety! With a spark of creativity, the fodder of potential piled inside you will light up, illuminating your spiritual path and fueling your energetic drive. In ancient times, the Inca used Pyrite as mirrors. The many facets of this metallic mineral, also known as fool’s gold, will reflect the many facets of your personality that you can use toward your advantage.
While pyrite can form in many shapes, these pyrite specimen are mainly octahedrals or pyritohedrons. These complex formations mirror your potential back toward you, casting your gold-tinted reflection out with power of posterity. Pyrite is a crystal of confidence. It connects to the solar plexus chakra to ground you to Earth’s energy while stirring a sense of action within the core. This rousing force encourages you to seek out opportunities and embody the energy of abundance. It is often used to increase financial or business prosperity. By increasing your confidence, Pyrite rids you of the negative thoughts like fear and doubt that seek to kill your pursuits before you’ve reached your goal. Stimulated with vitality and willpower, you will take on opportunities you may once have shied away from. This welcoming aura of opulence will attract people toward you.
Place an octahedral pyrite on your business card to with a set intention of directing prosperity into your business. Allow this energy to radiate that intention into the universe as well mirror it back to you, reminding you to open yourself up to whatever luck throws your way. Bring a creative spark into your world with Octahedral Pyrite, and you will soon find yourself presented with paths to prosperity that you’d never considered before.
These octahedral pyrite crystals are all completely natural--many of them are perfect octahedrons and dodecahedrons. Each one is unique and no two will look the same. This beautiful Pyrite is from peru, and we have limited stock of this material!