Mineral Family: Araucariaceae
Structure: Wood 🪵
Chakra: Third eye, Root
Planet: Earth , Saturn
Color: Black , Brown , Matallic luster
🪵 Jet, AKA Lignite, is created from decaying wood under extreme pressure. The wood belongs to a family of trees called Araucariaceae, which are an ancient group of cone-bearing trees that existed during the Jurassic and Cretaceous period.
🪵 Jet has been used as far back as 10,000 BC with a carving of larva discovered near the Venuses of Petersfel.
🪵 This compressed stone can be found not only in the UK but the US, Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Canada, Cambodia and Australia.
🪵 Jet has a soft form and a hard form. Soft Jet occurs when carbon is compressed with freshwater. Hard Jet forms when carbon is compressed with saltwater.
🪵 Jet is a Mineraloid, which is a natural occuring substance that seems like a mineral but does not demonstrate structural crystals.
🪵 Jet works well in drawing out negative energies that surround your aura. It’s like a purifier, drawing and dispelling unwanted energies when at the same time it brings in positivity.
🪵 The Romans believed Jet would protect them from evil entities, especially the “Evil Eye”
🪵 Jet is a stone that roots you down to earth while assisting in balancing and protecting.
🪵 Ajoite works well with Jet. It’s a strengthener of the emotional spirit.
🪵 Jet works very well with Moldavite in leading the user to achieve the highest level in one’s transformation process.
🪵 Other Properties: 🪵
Channeling and grounding higher vibrations, astral travel, insight, purification, protection, luck and good fortune, grounding, clearing, connecting with nature, dispelling negative energy, transformation.
I have hard Jet…
Again, sorry for the bad pics I’ll add better pics from Google:
Here’s the metallic Jet:
Hers the soft form of Jet:
Hers hard Jet:
And the brown Jet: