Melanite(mel - uh - nahyt)
What is Melanite?
Melanite Healing Properties and Benefits
Melanite Spiritual Properties and Benefits
Melanite Side Effects
Melanite Meaning: What Does Melanite symbolize?
Types of Melanite
How To Cleanse Melanite?
Questions and Answers
No. Melanite and Merlinite are not the same. Melanite is a type of garnet, specifically a black variety of andradite garnet while Merlinite is a type of dendritic opal, also known as dendritic agate.
Yes, Melanites can get wet.
Yes, Melanite is safe in the sun.
No, Melanites do not fade.
There are various ways to determine if Melanite is real, such as examining its color, clarity, and hardness, or seeking professional gemological testing.
To take care of Melanites, avoid harsh chemicals and cleaners, gently clean them with mild soap and water, and then store them properly.
Store Melanites in a soft cloth or jewelry pouch to protect them from scratches and protect them from other gemstones to prevent potential damage.
Stones complementing Melanite include Clear Quartz, Smoky Quartz, Garnet, and Black Tourmaline.
Since Melanite primarily occurs in black or dark gray, the rarest color would be any other hue or shade apart from black or dark gray.
Interactions with Melanite
Melanite vs. Black Tourmaline
While Melanite and Black Tourmaline do not share a ruling planet, their ruling elements are compatible. When combined, these gems provide a powerful grounding and protective energy that shields against bad influences and promotes stability and strength.
|Chakras||Root, Sacral, Solar Plexus, Heart, Throat, Third Eye, and Crown.||Root|
|Ruling Planet||Saturn||No specific planet.|
|MOHS||6.5 to 7.5.||7 to 7.5.|
Melanite vs. Indigo Gabbro
Melanite, associated with Saturn, and Indigo Gabbro, influenced by Mars and Pluto, possess different ruling planets and elements. Their energies may clash, making them less suitable to be worn together.
|Chakras||Root, Sacral, Solar Plexus, Heart, Throat, Third Eye, and Crown.||Root, Heart, Throat, Third Eye, and Crown.|
|Ruling Planet||Saturn||Mars and Pluto.|
|MOHS||6.5 to 7.5.||6 to 7.|
Melanite vs. Holley Blue Agate
Different planets and elements govern Melanite and Holley Blue Agate. As a result, they are not considered highly compatible.
|Crystal||Melanite||Holley Blue Agate|
|Chakras||Root, Sacral, Solar Plexus, Heart, Throat, Third Eye, and Crown.||Throat|
|Ruling Element||Earth||Air and Water.|
|MOHS||6.5 to 7.5.||7|