Black tourmaline gemstone set of five Platonic solids. The Platonic Solids are named after Plato and were studied extensively by the ancient Greeks, although he was not the first to discover them. Plato associated the cube, octahedron, icosahedron, tetrahedron and dodecahedron with the elements, earth, wind, water, fire, and the cosmos, respectively. Crystal Platonic Solids can be used for meditation, healing, chakra work, grid work, and manifestation. In grid work, they can be used together, or separately, each as a center piece in its own crystal grid.
The tetrahedron has 4 triangular sides and symbolizes the element of fire. It is linked to the Solar Plexus chakra, the center for personal power and acceptance. The power of fire and the power present in the tetrahedron are beneficial for creating change.
The hexahedron has 6 square sides and represents the element of earth. Hexahedron is linked to the Root Chakra. Meditating with this shape assists in grounding energy, maintaining focus, removing tension and easing physical stress. It is a symbol of a solid foundation and stability, patience and consistency.
The Octahedron has 8 triangular sides and symbolizes the element of air. It is linked to the Heart Chakra, the center for love and compassion. Working with the Octahedron attunes us to the more spiritual nature our self and helps us understand our true nature, compassion, and healing.
The Dodecahedron has 12 pentagonal sides and is a symbol for the universe. The Dodecahedron is linked to the higher Brow and Crown Chakras. The Dodecahedroncan raise your vibration up to facilitate connection to your higher self, allowing us to go beyond our physical body and connect with our true nature.
The Icosahedron has 20 triangular sides and symbol for the element of water. It corresponds to the Sacral Chakra. Water is all about movement, flow, and change. The Icosahedron assists in enhancing creativity, removing emotional blockages, and stimulates freedom of expression and positive change.
Stones are approximately 3/4 inch each and there is a little size variation in each set.
Price is for one full set of five stones.