Galena(gah - lee - nuh)
What is Galena?
Galena Healing Properties and Benefits
Galena Spiritual Properties and Benefits
Galena Side Effects
Galena Meaning: What Does Galena Symbolize?
Types of Galena
How To Cleanse Galena?
Questions and Answers
No, Galena isn’t a gemstone but a semi-precious stone used in jewelry and decor.
You can easily tell Galena from Hematite with the weight test. Galena is heavier than Hematite. It’s Galena if your crystal leaves a gray or black streak when rubbed on unglazed porcelain. If it leaves a red streak, it’s Hematite.
No, Galena is not a rare mineral; it’s available in several places worldwide.
No, Galena is not safe in the water. The presence of moisture leads to oxidation and rust.
Yes, Galena is a sun-safe crystal, though avoid leaving it out in direct sunlight for long hours.
Yes, some varieties of Galena with lead, uranium, and selenium may be toxic to the touch. In any case, you should avoid coming into contact without protective equipment.
Real Galena has a blue-black tone and a gray or black streak. Real Galena can’t be scratched with your fingernail and may leave its streak on your nail.
Interactions with Galena
Galena vs. Hematite
Don’t use Galena with Hematite unless it’s a natural formation because enemy planets rule them. Using this may invite accidents or misfortune into your life.
|Chakras||Root, Sacral, Earth Star, and Lunar Star.||Root|
|Ruling Planet||Saturn and Earth.||Mars|
|Ruling Element||Earth||Earth and Fire.|
|MOHS||2.5||5.5 to 6.|
Galena vs. Purple Fluorite
Don’t use Galena with Purple Fluorite because enemy planets rule them. Using them together may make you feel lost in spirit.
|Chakras||Root, Sacral, Earth Star, and Lunar Star.||Crown, Third Eye, Heart, and Root.|
|Ruling Planet||Saturn and Earth.||Mercury|
|Ruling Element||Earth||Water and Air.|
Galena vs. Chalcopyrite
Don’t use Galena with Chalcopyrite unless they occur naturally because enemy planets rule these crystals. Wearing them together might make you uncomfortable or unsatisfied.
|Chakras||Root, Sacral, Earth Star, and Lunar Star.||Root and Solar Plexus.|
|Ruling Planet||Saturn and Earth.||Sun|
|Ruling Element||Earth||Fire and Air.|