What is Citrine?
Citrine is a translucent to transparent yellow variety of quartz that is colored by iron impurities. It ranges in color from pale to golden yellow, honey or almost brown, and the deeper colored stones are generally more highly valued. The name citrine is derived from the Latin word citrina which means "lemon yellow" and is also the name of the fruit. Citrine occurs naturally in many parts of the world and is found in large deposits in Brazil, Bolivia, Madagascar, Russia, Spain and France. It is also found in smaller deposits in Scotland, Uruguay, Mexico, Namibia, Mozambique and Arizona. Much of the commercial citrine on the market today is actually heat-treated amethyst which turns yellow when heated.
What is the meaning of Citrine?
Citrine is said to open the lower three chakras - the solar plexus chakra, sacral chakra and the root chakra - which makes it a powerful stone for manifestation. Citrine is known as "the success stone" because it is said to promote success, prosperity and abundance. It is also known as "the merchants stone" because it is believed to attract customers and business opportunities. Citrine crystal promotes generosity and giving of all kinds including giving of compliments, gifts
When it comes to crystals, Citrine is one of the most popular. Known for its beautiful yellow hue, Citrine is said to have many healing properties. According to crystal experts, Citrine can help to improve mental focus, relieve anxiety and promote positive thinking. It is also said to promote abundance and success. In terms of its spiritual meaning, Citrine is often associated with the sun and the element of fire. It is thought to represent strength, vitality and courage. If you're looking to charge and take care of your Citrine, Sydney Gems recommends keeping it in a sunny spot. They also suggest cleansing it regularly with sage smoke or Running water. When it comes to taking care of your Citrine, Sydney Gems is the expert! So if you're looking for high-quality Citrine crystals, be sure to check them out.