With a colour as white as angel wings, Selenite represents spiritual purity, light, and connection to the angelic realms. It is one of the most sacred crystals throughout history.
The name ‘Selenite’ derives from the Greek goddess Selene, the goddess of the moon. It’s also called the Satin Spar, Maria Glass, or Desert Rose. But that is only the literal meaning of Selenite – there exist important spiritual meanings, too.
Selenite gets to work straight away with helping you to shed those anxieties and worries that can weigh down the heart. By becoming aware of the energy of Selenite, you can begin to feel your worries and thoughts fade away. you'll begin to grow calmer and more tranquil.
Placing a piece of Selenite by the entrance to your house, you are helping to prevent toxic energy from even entering your home, committing instead to keeping the space soft and light and soaked in pure white light.
Selenite is also known to be a self-cleansing crystal, which means it hold no negative energies and does not require to be cleansed regularly. This means that it is a great crystal to use to cleanse your others, placing another crystal on or next to a piece of Selenite will draw out all the negative energies and recharge your crystals for use again.