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Crystals @ the Beach

Barite, Baryte

Metaphysical Healing Properties of Barite

Dream Recall, Motivation, Intuitive Vision

  • "Go for" one's dreams without restraint.
  • Helps you let go finite thought and facilitate expansion of all aspects of one's world.
  • Enhances friendship, harmony and love and provides insight into connection in relationship.
  • Initiates independence and motivation, assisting to attain personal freedom from the requirements of others and of self.
  • Helps trapped emotions to release bringing in calm and self-assurance.
  • Renews intuitive energies and diminishes shyness - helping communication of new ideas and thoughts.
  • Assists removal of toxins, stimulates vision, soothes the nervous system and helps recovery from addictions.

Geological/Historical Information

Special Notes

  • There are two forms of Desert Rose or Sand Rose - One is baryte based, the other is selenite (gypsum)



Petroleum Fluorite with Barite

Cerrusite (black) with Barite

Additional Properties of Varieties



Desert Rose (brownish rose colour - USA)

  • Excellent to use for healing of the Earth.
  • Enhances love
  • Facilitates clandestine meetings
  • Stimulates teamwork.
  • Message: The most sacred areas of one's life are those in which ancient hatred has been transformed to present love



Golden Barite