Prehnite was named after its discoverer; Colonel Hendrik von Prehn who brought back the mineral from the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa to the Netherlands. It is an attractive collection mineral that is occasionally used for ornamental stone purpose.
The color is usually pale green and yellow-green, but it can be bottle green, yellow, white, grey or colorless. Prehnite it translucent to transparent with a vitreous, waxy or pearly luster. Prehnite is found in Australia, China, South Africa, Scotland and in New Jersey, USA.
The black inclusions are epidote. A silicate mineral that is commonly found in regionally metamorphosed rocks of low-to-moderate grade.
Prehnite is used for focusing and concentrating on a task. It is an excellent aid to studying and learning. Having one on your desk will calm, focus and keep you alert and learning.
Prehnite is a stone of unconditional love and the crystal that will heal the healer.
It is an excellent stone to place in the garden and it makes your home into a healing sanctuary for yourself. Prehnite teaches you how to be in harmony with nature and the elements, revitalizing and renewing the surroundings.
Prehnite eases nightmares, phobias and deep fears uncovering and healing the problems that create them. It his helpful for people who hyperactive.
Prehnite is a useful stone for grids as it calms the environment and helps to bring peace and protection.
Prehnite quiets restlessness, nervousness, and worry. It helps you to stay in present moment and avoid the unhealthy use of the imagination such as visualizing all the things that can go wrong.
Grounding Nervous Energy
Healing Emotional Wounds
Heals the Healer