Bronzite is the iron-bearing variety of enstatite, very commonly found in meteorites. These fascinating space rocks have many interesting properties and frequently used in crystal healing lore, which considers them an ideal stone for those born under the star sign of Leo.
China, Sri Lanka, India, Austria, Germany, South Africa, USA, Finland, Norway, and Greenland
Bronzite consists of iron, magnesium, oxygen and silicon. It has fibrous inclusions, and its colour is usually a greenish brown with transparent, translucent, or opaque transparency.
The most distinctive quality of Bronzite is its submetallic bronze lustre which is what it was named after. Bronzite is rated with a 5.5 on the Mohs hardness scale, and it has an orthorhombic crystal system with a distinct cleavage quality.
Cleanses and energizes the heart chakra
Promotes forgiveness and compassion
As a “stone of courtesy,” it is said to help nurture a gentle nature in people
Helps you see your future more clearly and helps you decide what the right path is for you