Citrine, the yellow variety of quartz, ranges in color from the pale golden yellow to a deep honey amber. Named after the Greek word 'citron' meaning citrus, due to the yellow coloring, Citrine has a colorful mythology.
Known as the Merchant's stone, Citrine is an amazing crystal for manifestation. This variety of quartz helps you turn your dreams into reality. Citrine helps you magnify your intentions in order to manifest your dreams. It also enhances your will power to help you stay in the game when things get tough. This stone insists that we continue on our path, regardless of the adversity, as it channels Divine energy into your manifestation through both intentions and actions.
Citrine is believed to bring success in business, commercial speculation, and business transactions. For example, placing a Citrine over your business cards is said to attract new opportunities and abundance to your business. If you keep a piece of Citrine in the cash register, the stone attracts new transactions to your business. Citrine also assists in acquiring and building wealth. If you feel that you do not deserve the abundance and prosperity that comes your way, Citirine will help you overcome those feeling blocking your way.
For those who do not know what they are wanting in their life, Citrine assists in clarifying your desires so that you can chase them. The stone helps you leave negative thoughts behind as you move forward with optimism. It encourages you to open yourself fully to the energy of Divine Will and the path of love.
Cirtine opens you to enhanced creativity and encourages you to be more assertive and outgoing. Citrine is wonderful for setting emotional boundaries.
So with all this energy, Citrine needs to be cleaned regularly, right? Actually. NO!
Citrine is a master at cleansing negative energy. This is one stone that does not need to be cleansed.
Other facts about Citrine:
It is the official birthstone for November.
Citrine is the planetary stone for Virgo and the planet Mercury. (It is not the zodiac birthstone for Virgo however. That would be Carnelian.)
Citrine is the gem associated with the 13th wedding anniversary.
A lot of Citrine on the market is actually heat treated Amethyst. Heat-treated Citrine tends to have an orangish hue in the crystals.
So if you need a boost in creativity. Or perhaps you want help for your business ventures, Citrine is the stone for you!
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