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Historical Information

Variscite is named in 1837 and named for the locality of Variscia, the historical name of the Vogtland, in Germany, where its color matched the costumes of the traditional spring festivals, which can still be seen today. At one time, Variscite was called Utahlite.

Variscite is sometimes used as a semi-precious stone, and is popular for carvings and ornamental use. At one time, Variscite was called Utahlite. At times, materials which may be turquoise or may be Variscite have been marketed as "variquoise". Appreciation of the color ranges typically found in Variscite have made it a popular gem in recent years.

Notable localities are Lucin, Utah and Fairfield, Utah in the United States. It is also found in Germany, Australia, Poland, Spain and Brazil.

Metaphysical Properties

Variscite is a soothing stone. It is sometimes called a "true worry stone" because it eases fear, tension, anxiety, worry, and impatience. It also relieves stress and depression, and can give courage and inner strength. Variscite can help calm the mind and help it be still, which makes it an excellent stone for meditaiton. Variscite can be a benefit for intuition and psychic perceptions, and is excellent for past-life recall.

Psychologically, Variscite facilitates moving out of deep despair and into a position of hope and trust in the grand universe. This calming stone does away with pretence, enabling you to show yourself to the world exactly as you are. Variscite calms nervousness and brings a peaceful heart. It supports sobriety and yet has a lively energy that prevents you from becoming much too serious.

Planked Variscite under your pillow at night, it is told to bring peaceful sleep and an untroubled mind.

Physically Variscite is said to be an energizer that helps to restore depleted energy reserves.

Variscite is extremely helpful for past life exploration, it facilitates visual images of the experience while going more deeply into the feelings and experiences of appropriate lives. It will stimulate insights into the cause of disease or pattern that have been carried out and aids reframing situations to bring about healing.

Variscite gives courage to the carrier to continue with the treatment of the sick and elderly and promotes understanding and help with that difficult task.

Healing Properties

Variscite it told to heal the nervous system, treats abdominal distension and constricted blood flow. Variscite is said to regenerates elasticity of veins and skin as it neutralizes over acidity and aids in gout, gastritis, ulcers, rheumatism, and allied conditions. Helpful for mail impotence and relieves cramps.

Variscite works on astral and etheric level for healing via the nervous system (Central Nervous System) and at DNA level. Centers the solar plexus and heart chakra, also slightly helpful for intuition center. Skin and blood vessel elasticity, impotence male reproductive healing.

Physically, Variscite is used for helping strengthen cells and tissues, kidneys, muscles and bones. It is also used for male reproductive healing, including impotence.