Pietersite is also known as the Tempest Stone because the swirling colours in the mineral can look like a storm. It is said to “hold the keys to the kingdom of heaven”. Pietersite links everyday life to the spiritual reminding you that you are a spiritual being on a human journey. Centering on the spiritual being, pietersite has the ability to ground you not to the earth but to etheric body.
Pietersite is a stone of vision and can be used for a vision quest or shaman journey. It works with the body during meditations, quickly accessing a high state of awareness. Pietersite stimulates the third eye and the pineal gland, accessing the intuition and promoting profound visions and precognition. It links into loving guidance.
Pietersite dispels illusions of separateness and to remove beliefs and conditioning imposed by other people. It links you to the source of your own inner guidance and helps you to recognise the truth or falsehood of other people’s words. Pietersite dissolves stubborn blockages and clears confusion. It removes mental and verbal conditioning, beliefs that have been imposed on your by people in authority such as teachers, parents and rule makers.
Pietersite is a supportive and strengthening stone, helping you speak out and assist in processing conflict and suppressed feelings.
Pietersite stimulates the pituitary gland, balancing the endocrine system and the production of hormones that govern metabolism, blood pressure, growth, sex and temperature. It helps the lungs, liver, intestines, feet, legs and promotes absorption of nutrients from food. This stone clears disease caused by exhaustion in those who have not time to rest.