Heart | Calm | Maturity Chakra: Heart, Thymus (Higher Heart) PRIMARY CHAKRA: Thymus, (Higher Heart) SECONDARY CHAKRA: Heart ZODIAC:Aries, Taurus Gemini, Leo, Libra, Scorpio ELEMENT: Earth PLANET: Pluto & Venus ENERGY: Receptive NUMERIC VIBRATION: 7 HARDNESS: 6.5 -7 MINERAL CLASS: Silicates CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Monoclinic CHEMICAL COMPOSITION: Lithium Aluminum Silicate Scientific Gemstone Properties Mohs Hardness of 6.5 -7 with a monoclinic crystal structure and classified under Silicates mineral class. Kunzite is the pink variety and Hiddenite is the green variety of Spodumene. Spodumene presents in a wide range of colors. The lilac/pink (colored with manganese) is named Kunzite. It is strong pleochroic, meaning that the intensity of the color varies when the crystal is viewed from different angles. Kunite is listed just under 7 on the Mohs hardness scale due to Kunzite’s cleavage, coupled with the strong pleochroism and possible splintery fractures. Metaphysical Gemstone Properties Kunzite has been said to assist one in the affairs of one’s heart and childhood experiences. It shares it's calm, gentle energy restores trust and evolves one's perception with an expanded and higher awareness. Kunzite is known to release emotional blockages ad moving forward with a renewed sense of life. Found in the United States, Madagascar, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, and Myanmar Mindful Notice: Natural gemstone comes from mineral. Due to the naturality, the stones may have tiny flaw and variation of colors. Meanwhile, cutting or polishing also makes every piece its own unique gemstone which will vary in color and size. Sacred Stone Collections is not an independent therapy, but one that is part of a holistic healing approach. By using this site and associated materials, you acknowledge and agree that you personally assume responsibility for your use or misuse of this information.