The meaning of its name comes from the Greek word "chiastos" meaning cruciform or crosswise. This crystal also has the common name of Cross Stone.
The stone Andalusite is the same stone in another form, that does not have a visible cross within it.
These stones are commonly brown with a black cross in the centre.
They are found in several countries, including Australia, Spain, Sri Lanka, China, France, Chile, Brazil, Russia, Canada and the USA.
Why Would You Use It?
This brownstone has a highly protective vibration. In the distant past Chiastolite was used to ward off the evil eye and curses by ancient people.
This is an excellent stone for you to use alongside the higher vibration stones.
It is a powerful stone to aid you to journey to higher spiritual realms and to learn about the contents of the akashic records while remaining grounded.
It has a strong action to enable you to understand your mortality.
It helps you to be aware that you are on a journey that comprises this life and past lives you have experienced, life afterlife, death and re-birth.
It is known to be helpful to boost your creativity. This interesting stone also has an energy that enhances problem-solving, as it bolsters analytical abilities.