Kunzite is a pink to lilac colored gemstone, a variety of spodumene with the color coming from minor to trace amounts of manganese. It shows pleochroism, where the color viewed from different directions, changes from deep pink to pale or light pink.
Kunzite was discovered in 1902, and was named after George Frederick Kunz, Tiffany&Co's chief jeweler at the time, and a noted mineralogist.
The zodiac signs of Kunzite are Aries, Taurus, Leo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius and Pisces.
The chakras associated with Kunzite are the Crown, the Third Eye, the Throat and the Heart.
Healing properties attributed to Kunzite are for the circulatory system, heart muscle and neuralgia, it calms Epilepsy and relieves pain of the articulations.
It also awakens the heart center and unconditional love, producing love thoughts and communication. It radiates peace and connects you with the universal love.
Kunzite is also known by the names: Lithia Amethyst, Lithionamethyst.
Size approx. 20 mm long
Optionally you can add to the pendant a cord or a chain as specified below:
- Black leather cord 44 cm or 50 cm long, thickness 2 mm and metal snap clasp.
- 925 silver chain snake type 50 cm long, thickness 1 mm and lobster clasp.