Weighs 9.3 grams
Measures 15mm x 15mm
Mariposite helps you to have a more flexible personality. It helps you to adapt easily and successfully to new situations and conditions. It stimulates our self expression in creative projects and can be considered as a power stone for artisans. Mariposite also helps calm and reduce stress and can assist in stabilising us. It also helps to reduce our fears and to cope with energy overload.
Mariposite is a variety of mica, which reveals an eye-catching green colour to the generally white marble in which it is normally found. It is the presence of chromium that gives it its distinguishing green colour.
Mariposite is also known as Virginite or Aurora Borealis Stone. Found originally in California, USA, it is now also found in Canada and Europe. Mariposite is classed as a Phengite, a high silica variety of Muscovite. Mariposite is believed to be a stone that reduces stress and helps to maintain calm and balance.