Sunstone is a member of the feldspar family. Its colour is gold to red-brown, often mixed with white. It has an iridescent effect like moonstone.
As the name suggests, sunstone is warming, energising, uplifting and positive. It enhances enjoyment of life by energising the sacral and solar plexus chakras. Sunstone also helps to bring an abundance of blessings.
Sunstone has a masculine energy and offers strength in personal power and self-confidence. It is good in a situation where you need to demonstrate leadership.
Reflecting the qualities of light, it can help with expanded consciousness. Meditating with sunstone can help to bring the heart’s wisdom into alignment with the mind’s inspiration and to see one’s highest path of action in a situation.
Sunstone increases metabolism within the body and is good for the endocrine and reproductive systems.