Prehnite is a hydrous, calcium-aluminum-silicate mineral, which is commonly found in cavities and "pillows" . Prehnite is an attractive mineral that can have a very good luster.
Prehnites provides protection during meditation and promotes calmness. It is useful for anemia and blood disorders. Prehnite has been used to reduce high blood pressure and control
hypertension. Stimulates inner-knowing, and prophesy. It facilitates spiritual communication through meditation and is considered a powerful dream stone and is used to encourage lucid dreaming.
gray, white or colorless
2.80 to 2.95
Symbolic Gemstone:Prediction Stone, stone for dreaming and remembering.
Prehnite was the first mineral to be named after a
person, the Dutch minerologist Colonel Hendrik von
Prehn , who discovered the mineral in Jurassic (Karoo)
dolerite in the Cradock district of the Eastern Cape
Province in the early 18th Century.
South Africa, India, Germany, France, New Zealand,
Switzerland, Scotland and USA.