Barite is a naturally occurring mineral composed of barium sulfate and is usually colorless in its appearance. It is spelled also as Baryte and known by a number of variants of the chemical barium in its many names. Most Barite found is considered crude barite and is used for manufacturing in several different industries. It is important to note that while Barite contains barium which is a toxic heavy metals, Barite is not toxic. Barium sulfate is extremely insoluble in water, meaning the mineral will not degrade and release barium contained within.
Barite stimulates dreaming and dream recall as well as encouraging the pursuit of dreams. Barite is useful in communicating your intuitive vision and heightens your ability to organize and express thoughts. Barite is strongly motivating, assisting those who feel scattered or fatigued of the processes of life to recoup energy and focus. Barite is also a powerful transformer, bringing about catharsis, and for this reason should be used with supervision of a crystal therapist.
Barite strengthens boundaries and enhances your ability to stand alone. If you have been at the beck and call of other or constrained by their priorities instead of your own, Barite sets you free from them.