Optical Calcite comes from many places around the world including the United States, China and Iceland. The coloring and shape of this stone resembles an ice cube because of it's square shape. It has a very high vibration and is helpful with the Crown Chakra for clarity. Meditating with this stone will help your intuition and "see" better. It is highly recommended for those who need clarity in their life or for those who need help with The Law of Attraction and how like attracts like.
Optical Calcite is a powerful amplifier stone. It will amplify the energy of other stones as well. It is also known as the "stone of the mind", it heightens mental discernment and analysis, increases memory and learning abilities. Because of this, it is also a great stone for students of all ages or anyone in the field of academics. It will help you both learn your lessons and retain them once you've learned them. It is good at helping to show a different way of looking at situations.
Physically, it is known to help with your bones, joints and calcium in the body. It can help the body absorb the proper amount of vitamins and minerals it needs.
Optical Calcite is very soft, you should not use water to cleanse this stone.
Astrological Sign: Leo
Number Vibration: 3
MOHS: 2.5 - 3
CaCO3 Calcium Carbonate