Get to Know the Green Serpentine Crystal
What does Green Serpentine look like?
This rock will have a wax-like or slippery feel with a shiny, granular, and fibrous appearance. Serpentine is a soft stone, rating 3-5 on the Mohs hardness scale.
“Serpentine” is a group of minerals, not a rock. Therefore, a rock that contains mainly serpentine minerals will be referenced as “Serpentine.”The green serpentine rock contains the minerals chromium and cobalt; these minerals produce green colors. The theory of the formation of this stone is that it is created with high pressure and low-temperature metamorphism of the ocean’s crust or rock from the earth’s mantle.
What are the healing properties of Green Serpentine?
Green serpentine is used as a source of magnesium as well as decorative ornaments. This rock was named after the serpentine snake because of its green color and slippery feel.
Serpentine is believed to have many healing properties. It helps heal life wounds from your past, releases blocked energy within your heart chakra and realigns your energy field with the earth. In addition, using green serpentine in meditation is known to strengthen your spiritual connection and help with self-discovery.
More about Green Serpentine
In feng shui, the serpentine rock has Earth energy. Meaning that you should place the stones in the Southeast and East areas of your home as these areas are related to wealth, family, and abundance if you would like to attract prosperity.
Chakra: Heart (Earth Element)
Localities: Russia, Switzerland, USA, Peru Pakistan and Canada.