Pyrite is known as “Fool’s Gold” as it was notoriously mistaken by gold prospectors as real gold.
Pyrite harmonises with Fire energy which symbolizes the warmth & lasting presence of our sun and has the ability to generate wealth by your own power.
Pyrite is masculine in its essence & is a crystal of action, vitality & will which taps into our true abilities & potential
Pyrite will help with confidence & the persistence to carry things through to completion.
When worn Pyrite is an amazing protector which draws energy from the Earth through one’s physical body into the aura thereby creating a defensive shield against negative energies, environmental pollutants, psychic attacks & bodily harm.
Pyrite’s name is derived from the Greek word pyror pyros, meaning “fire” for its ability to emit sparks when pieces are struck together or against a hard surface.
Pyrite will also guard against control, criticism & manipulation by anyone by lending the power to resist without becoming upset thus shifting the balance of power.
When placed in the home or workplace, Pyrite energizes the area surrounding it & brings an increase in energetic vitality.
It also overcomes intellectual / mental fatigue from being overworked & general tiredness of one’s nervous system by increasing & stimulating blood flow to the brain which increases mental clarity, focus & recall.
Pyrite boosts women’s self-worth as well as helping overcome tendencies toward servitude & inferiority.