Selenite: The name selenite comes from the Greek word Selene, meaning moon. It is a variety of Gypsum, a common mineral found in sedimentary rocks. It is formed through the evaporation of salt water from ancient seas. It has a pearl like luster and has been described as having a moon like glow. Selenite is 70% water and will dissolve if left in water. Like the water element, it has been found to be very balancing for the emotions. Selenite crystals are remarkably peaceful. A GREAT meditation stone: meditations become sparkling clear over time as it brings a clarity to your spiritual understanding of the universe and your place in it. Selenite: Brings mental clarity, helps one to access angelic guidance, quickly unblocks stagnant energy, instills a deep peace, a wonderful protection stone, enables strong decision making, settles confusion and mental disorientation, promotes truth and honesty in all relationships including business, and also brings in flexibility and intuition. It is self cleansing, and is a “must” stone to add to your crystal collection for it has a very high vibration and keeps your other stones clear and clean, along with enhancing their gifted qualities. Its specialty is opening up your crown chakra. It particularly brings in the Light of hope, helping you to realize that you are never alone. Known as the stone of connecting to support from your spiritual family.