Extremely calming stone. Placed under pillow will help with insomnia. Links into spiritual dimensions, opening attunement and prepares the mind to receive wisdom and insights. When placed on the third eye it opens memories of past lives. Howlite formulates ambitions, teaches patience and eliminates rage. Stills the mind and is great for sleep or meditation. Stimulates desire for knowledge and strengthens memory. Hold during meditation or keep in pocket to absorb negativity.
Chakra: Third Eye
Beneficial for: Turbulent emotions, rage, patience, selfishness, positive character traits, memory, insomnia
Comes from the core of the earth- fiery brimstone that bubbles to the surface and cools. It is known for its grounding qualities, and good for calming the emotions. Its raw energy of the earth is said to rebirth and shed unneeded layers of emotional attachment. Lava stones are good for stabilizing and grounding the root chakra as it has a strong connection with the earth’s center. In stone form lava promotes courage and gives people stability as they go through changes in their lives. Lava also helps to diminish the negative aspects of one’s character and allows us to see where modifications might be needed.
Beneficial For: Emotional balance, courage, passion, strength, grounding, motivation, attachment, assertiveness