A rare stone found only in Greenland & recently also in small amounts in Mauritania. It may be the oldest mineral ever found, at over 3 billion years old. The kind found in Mauritania is called Jenakite. It consists of the amphibole minerals Gedrite & Anthophyllite. Nuummite, named after Nuuk, Greenland, is usually black in color & opaque. The 2 amphiboles form exsolution lamellae that give it iridescence. The Anthophyllite forms gold, blue and red needle-like reflective crystals. It also may include the minerals pyrite, pyrrhotite & chalcopyrite.

Associated with all chakras, zodiac sign of Sagittarius & vibrates to the number 8.

– Grounding; Excellent source of energy with a strong electromagnetic field.
– Assists in removing hooks from negative people, hexes, curses and negative thought projections.
– Aligns subtle bodies, strengthens auric shields, & protects from negative energy, manipulations, & environmental detritus.
– Amplifies one’s psychic abilities, allows for contact with spirit guides.
– Combines grounding energy, fiery earth energy and the energy of storm, making it a powerful stone of elemental magick.
– Brings luck and fortune.
– Gives one intuitive reaction without sacrificing logic.
– Supports fathers & assists resolving issues with fathers/grandfathers.

Hardness: 5.5-6 Mohs
Specific Gravity: 2.85-3.37
Refractive Index: 1.598-1.697