Shungite is a black, lustrous, non-crystalline mineraloid consisting of more than 98 weight percent of carbon. It was first described from a deposit near Shunga village, in Karelia, Russia, from where it gets its name. Shungite has been reported to contain trace amounts of fullerenes (0.0001 < 0.001%). It’s dark, black hue is...
It’s dark, black hue is believed to evoke the ancient wisdom and memories connected with the Moon Goddess – a figure present and revered in a number of ancient mythologies. Crystal healers consider Shungite to be a Miracle Stone/Stone of Life because of its tremendous healing properties. In fact, many healers consider it to be the most powerful tool of transformation within their stone arsenal.
Elite Shungite chunks can be used to help purify water.