Properties: The fairy stones of Northern Canada were discovered by the Algonquin Indians when they came upon Canada’s second longest river during a hunting expedition. Looking strangely like biscuits, they named the river Harricana, which means “river of the biscuits“, in the Algonquin language. The stones soon adopted the name “fairy stones” as they proved over and over to be a lucky charm for all those who own one.
Lovers offer these beautiful stones to their loved ones. These unique stones occupy a place of honor in homes and according to the legend, these special stones assure protection against the bad spirits. They are also believed to bring good health and prosperity to the occupants of the premise.
Folk Remedies: A general crystal elixir can be made with this stone. Place a clean stone in a glass of water and place it in the sun for two days. After this time, pour the tonic into a glass bottle with a cap or dropper bottle. Take two to four servings (3 dropperfuls or 1 teaspoon) per day for general health and well being.
Crystal Cleansing: method 1 – 8
History: Also called, Calcite Fairy Stone, The originality and the form of these stones are a phenomenon created especially on the bottom of big lakes with a glacier origin. These stones are found in the soft deposits of the quaternary. The superior face of the concretion is usually smooth and regular and the inferior face is often rough with puffed up spherics. The irregular lines on certain stones are caused by the traces left by miniature worms or organic remains which were fossilized millions of years ago, as if earth wanted to keep them in the memory of its geological computer!