Bornite with Chalcopyrite - 11.99
Bornite, also called Peacock Ore, with Chalcopyrite Specimen from Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
Size: 4.8 x 2.4 x 2.2 cm
Weight: 2.38 oz
Bornite, also known as Peacock Ore: (yourcrystaljourney.com) Bornite is called “the stone of happiness.” The healing properties of Bornite carry the message that life is truly joyful. Bornite is an important ore of copper. In the ground, Bornite is bronze in color, but the metallic luster tarnishes rapidly to purple after a freshly broken surface is exposed to air. This colorful tarnish is what caused miner’s to coin the term “peacock ore.” Bornite is closely related to Chalcopyrite, another copper sulfide mineral, that is also sometimes called peacock ore. Bornite and Chalcopyrite can both be treated to artificially enhance the iridescent tarnish. Though the composition of these minerals is similar, they are having different healing properties. Peacock Ore is a stone of happiness and joy, it is said to turn you in positive directions, and help channel happiness to others; …it brings you the ability to see and appreciate the joy available in every moment, as well as a feeling of acceptance that all is exactly as it should be, exactly as it is…The healing properties of Bornite include: protecting from negativity and removing blocks to reaching goals; releasing old patterns of thought and emotion, which are no longer useful; activating one’s inner spirit for greater spiritual growth; helping one to accept things as they are, in the moment; balancing and harmonizing the chakras. Bornite is considered a powerful healing stone, because of its ability to align every chakra. Even when placed on one chakra, it is said to affect the other six. If you are having a bad day or have lost the feeling of joy in your life, try wearing or carrying this stone around with you for a while!
(spiritofisis) Bornite is a brown to copper-red colour copper iron sulphide mineral that tarnishes to an iridescent purple on exposure to air. Its purple to bronze iridescence gives it the nickname Peacock Ore or Peacock Copper. Bornite and Chalcopyrite can be treated with acid to artificially enhance the iridescent tarnish and is sold as Peacock Ore. Bornite is the stone of happiness and imparts the message that life is truly joyful. Bornite is used to protect from negativity and remove blocks that prevent reaching goals. Bornite helps release that which is no longer useful, breaking old patterns of thought and emotion. Bornite is an excellent healing stone for harmonizing the cellular structure of the body. Bornite can help reduce fever and swelling. Bornite can help stimulate and regulate the flow of adrenaline. Bornite assists in the treatment of convulsive conditions.