From “Crystal Basics” by Nicholas Pearson (reproduced with permission)
Physical – Shungite is a versatile healing tool that can be used to treat conditions of the skin, digestive system, and eliminatory pain. It reduces pain and inflammation and promotes healthy cellular division. Shungite Protects against harmful energies in the environment, including electromagnetic pollution, and it is gently grounding to the physical body. This mineral also enlivens the electrical processes of the physical body.
Psychological – Shungite acts as a sponge, filtering out disharmonious mental and emotional patterns from one’s psyche. It draws out overaactive emotional patterns and can be used to calm states of worry and panic. Shungite can also encourage planning (and subsequently acting on one’s plan)
Spiritual Healing – Shungite is a dynamic grounding stone. It helps us learn to organize and give form to our thoughts, feelings, dreams, thereby facilitating the manifestation process. It is an evolutionary gemstone that can initiate healing on the blueprint level. Shungite catalyzes purification and restores balance and structure to water – use it as an elixir to reap these benefits. This mineral is protective on many levels, and it can be used to prevent disruptions of your life path that come from external sources. It encorages decisions that help you fulfill your purpose on earth.
Mostly elemental carbon – amorphous – metamorphic – Earth Star Chakra & Root