Protection - Purification - Stress Relieving
Size: 8 cm across
Its believed that Shungite to be a highly protective stone, as well as having many other healing benefits such as stress relief, killing bacteria or viruses, and purifying water. Users of shungite say the stone also has the ability to shield you from EMF emissions from devices like cell phones and computers.
Shungite is a rare black stone made of up to 99% carbon. It’s mainly found in Shunga, a village in Karelia, Russia. The stone has a unique composition. It contains fullerenes, a form of carbon having a large spheroidal molecule consisting of a hollow cage of atoms. Along with fullerenes, shungite consists of nearly all the minerals on the periodic table. Its still a mystery about where shungite comes from. Typically, materials made of carbon come from decayed organic substances like old forests, but Shungite is thought to be at least 2 billion years old (before organic life existed).
Chemical Formula: SiO2-57%, Al2O3-4%, FeO-0.6%, TiO2-0.2%, MgO-1.2%, Fe2O3-1.49%, MnO-0.15%, S-1.2%, and K2O-1.5%.
***NOTE TO BUYER***
This is a "random selection" listing. You will NOT receive the exact item photographed in the listing, but one that is very similar. However, due to unique nature of each mineral the size, shape and color may vary slightly.