Desert Rose Selenite Stone
Desert Rose Selenite is a beautiful, delicate stone that you can find in many different countries around the world. It's also known as Gypsum Rose and Sand Rose.
This type of Selenite is formed through a process involving moisture condensation over hundreds of years. Water, wind, and sand combine to create this unique formation of prism-like shapes with an intricate rose-like formation of crystal clusters that look like rose petals. The color comes from the sand grains embedded throughout the stone.
What Is Desert Rose Selenite Crystal Meaning And Properties?
It's hard to pinpoint the exact discovery and history of Desert Rose Selenite, but there is a traditional Native American tale that states that it was carved by warriors who had been resurrected from the spirit world. It is said that they spread across the Earth to protect their homelands.
Nowadays, it is considered a semi-precious gemstone and it is used for decorative, healing, and spiritual purposes.
A powerful grounding stone, Desert Rose Selenite is a great tool for clearing negative energy from the body, mind, and spirit.
This crystal carries soft but powerful grounding, cleansing, and clearing properties that are beneficial for the entire energy system. Still, it is especially resonant with the crown chakra, like regular Selenite, and the root chakra due to its extra Earthly components.
It’s also associated with the elements of Earth, water, and air as well as the planet Earth and zodiac signs Scorpio, Taurus and Capricorn
- Use them during meditation:
- Hold the crystal in your hand or place it on your lap or under your pillow.
- Clear your mind of any thoughts and focus on your breath.
- If you have a specific intention, make it clear beforehand in your mind as you enter the meditative state or pick an affirmation to chant throughout.
- Use them for manifestation & other spiritual work.
As a stone that resonates with the crown chakra, Desert Rose Selenite is an ideal stone for manifestation, spell-casting, and engaging with the spirit world or even manifesting spiritual experiences and psychic abilities such as clairvoyance and astral projection.
3. Wear Desert Rose Selenite jewelry to keep it close to you, or keep some around in your home or work environment so it can help you stay grounded and focused throughout your day.