Calcite is a carbonate mineral, is extremely common and is found all around the world. It is the main mineral within limestone and marble and makes up a significant proportion of the earth’s crust. It has more uses than any other mineral and is often used in construction. Pure calcite is white in colour, but calcite comes in many colours depending on the other minerals present.
Calcite crystal energy depends a lot on the colour, but all have an energy that is calming and helps with clarity of mind. Calcite is also known for its clearing qualities.
Clear Calcite has an energy similar to clear quartz as it amplifies energy.
Orange Calcite is associated with the sacral chakra. It helps with creativity, light heartedness and confidence. It helps heal wounds related to sexuality and is gently warming and nurturing. If you live alone, keep a piece of orange calcite by the front door, as it will be like a warming hug as you return home.
Blue Calcite is one of the most soothing stones for the emotional body. It is good for sensitive people and for children who find life challenging. It is associated with the throat and third eye and can help with psychic ability and dream work. It is said to be good for throat problems, laryngitis, lungs and respiratory issues. It is cooling and soothing.
Green Calcite is gently balancing and is associated with the heart chakra. It brings relaxation, emotional balance and release from stress and anxiety. It can help to calm stomach problems, especially IBS brought on by stress. It cools hot emotions such as anger and irritability. Green calcite can help with meditation by calming the mind of chatter.
Pink Mangano Calcite is also associated with the heart chakra. Its energy is pure love which is warm, gentle and calming. It encourages feelings of self love, compassion and forgiveness and will calm any anxiety or stress related to emotions.
Yellow calcite is associated with the solar plexus. It helps with self confidence and is very uplifting. It helps to clear the energy of accumulated self doubt so that you can move forward with confidence and a renewed energy for life.