The Citrine stone belongs to the macrocrystalline quartz family. The gemstone is often yellow or orange-brown in color. These common Citrine properties are also often imitated by heating a burnt Amethyst or Smoky Quartz. Of course, this works less powerful than a natural Citrine. There is also a Smoky Citrine. This is a combination of a Citrine with a Smoky Quartz. The stone then has the properties of both gemstones.
The name of the Citrine gemstone can be traced back to the Latin word ‘citrus’, which means ‘lemon tree’. The Romans used this gemstone as an amulet against darkness and to stimulate a long and healthy life. Citrine crystals were thought to absorb some of the Sun. Today, the gemstone is mainly found in Brazil. The stone is also found in Russia, France, Madagascar, Great Britain, and the United States.
The gemstone is said to promote self-confidence, self-esteem, individuality, and self-actualization. It is a warming stone that is said to have a beneficial effect on energy, joie de vivre and courage. For example, it could help with overcoming depression, fears, phobias, and self-destructive behavior. According to experts, the stone makes you creative and promotes self-expression. The stone is said to attract luck, prosperity, success, and wealth. It would also encourage the wearer to share it with others. In addition, the stone could protect the aura and cleanse the Chakras.
On a physical level, the gemstone would provide energy. It is said to stimulate digestion and help with infections of the kidneys. In addition, it is said to help people with chronic fatigue syndrome and it could improve blood circulation. Furthermore, according to experts, the Citrine would have a positive influence on:
It is recommended by experts to wear the stone directly on the fingers or throat. It can also be placed in an important place. Think, for example, in a meaningful corner at home or at the office. The gem can also be placed in a chest with money. This would help to attract wealth more easily.
On our website you will find a number of Citrine variants. Citrine rough and unpolished has a slightly different effect than a polished version. Raw gemstones have a different energy flow as they have been left in their natural state. This can change as soon as you start working on the stone. You can match your energy and buy Citrine rough or polished at Spiru!
Like other gems, this sunny stone also needs to be cleaned and recharged. It can be easily cleansed with running water. It is also possible to cleanse the stone with Hematite. The gemstone must stay in contact with the Hematite for 24 hours. The stone can then be recharged for new energy during the New Moon or Full Moon. Just like with the Hematite, you can also charge other gems with a Rock Crystal. However, the rock crystal itself still needs to be charged in sunlight or moonlight.
The zodiac signs associated with the gemstone are Gemini and Leo. This stone suits Gemini because their properties are almost the same. The zodiac sign itself is self-confident and full of energy. The Leo is also confident, expressive and creative. In addition, the ruler of the Leo, the Sun. And this stone is of course just a piece of Sun of itself!
The Chakra associated with this gemstone is the Solar Plexus Chakra (3rd). It is the chakra of self-esteem and willpower. It is associated with the color yellow and the element of fire. This Chakra is located around the navel. When this Chakra is in balance, you will probably be confident, purposeful and enterprising. If there was a blockage, this would mainly manifest itself in uncertainty. Use the Citrine for your personal power!
Spiru offers a wide range of gemstone products. For example, we do not only have the gemstone Citrine as loose crystals, but also in jewelry. For example, we offer a Citrine Pendant that can be hung beautifully on a silver chain. We also have a Citrine Necklace for enthusiasts. This allows you to wear the gemstone directly on your skin, as recommended by crystal experts. This way you carry a piece of Sun with you every day.
Due to its unique effect, the stone also acquires a special meaning. Besides being the birthstone of the month of November, it is also possible to meditate with the gemstone. This gives it a deeper meaning for you. The gemstone can therefore be used in different ways. A meditation stone, Chakra stone, and a stone for wealth at home. This gemstone can do it all!
Would you like to buy a real Citrine stone? That’s possible at Spiru! On our website we not only offer this gemstone, but also, for example, Jade. A different kind of gemstone, but this one too is said to attract good luck and prosperity. Also take a look at the Black Tourmaline. This has a protective effect and would allow negative energy to flow away. Curious about Chakras and the colors that go with them? Then read our blog Chakra Colors Meaning. You will find all your rock solid energy at Spiru!
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