Citrine is a transparent yellow type of Quartz and is composed of silicon dioxide. It has been found to be used in Greece as early as in 300 BC. Natural Citrine is pale yellow in color. The Citrine available in market is heat treated Amethyst and of a darker shade (deeper amber reddish orange shade). Rio Grande do Sol state in Southern Brazil is the largest supplier of natural citrine.
Citrine is known as the Success Stone or Merchant’s stone. It improves business and promotes success in business.
Citrine carries the healing power of the sun. The stone is as bright as its energy. It brings out positivity and joy. It is a powerful stone and used for physical, spiritual and emotional healing. It is also used in meditation.
Citrine enhances physical stamina and energy. Citrine is used in the treatment of diseases related to the urinary tract, kidneys, gall bladder and digestive system. It assists the endocrine system and regulates thyroid imbalances.
It improves blood circulation and removes cellulite. It provides relief in constipation. Being a cleanser it counteracts side effects of medicines.
Citrine reverses degenerative diseases. As an elixir it is used to relieve menopausal and menstrual symptoms.
The energy in the stone enhances electric impulses in the nervous system. They also strengthen the spine and fortify nerves.
Citrine is a spiritual cleanser. It is used to cleanse and uplift energy. It expands the aura field clearing toxins. For sensitive people who are susceptible to negative energies in the environment it helps in protecting the aura.
It is good for self improvement and self healing.
It is a good healing for the solar plexus or third chakra issues and strengthens self esteem and positivity. Citrine awakens the higher mind and gives inner peace. It keeps you open to new experiences and warns and protects you against harm.
Citrine carries the power of the sun and so it keeps you cheerful and positive. It dispels anger and gives mental clarity. It is useful for people suffering from depression, fears and phobias.
Having the Citrine crystal brings inner peace and wisdom. The energy helps you in analyzing situations and solving problems.
It is a talisman in situations which require confidence and security. You are able to remain calm and easily face challenging situations and criticism.
It heightens your sense of awareness and responsibility of yourself and those you love.
Uses of Citrine
Citrine is used in Feng Shui as a wealth cure. It is placed in the money area. It can be used as a citrine gem tree or red tassels with citrine wealth vase symbols.
Citrine is used in jewelry as pendants, bracelets, beads and stones.
When kept at home or office citrine crystals support energies and remove negativity. You will be more productive and attract more wealth and abundance.
Citrine is sensitive to heat and must not be placed or exposed to sunlight. It is easy to maintain must be dried well after cleaning.