Unakite is an altered granite composed of pink orthoclase feldspar, green epidote, and generally colorless quartz. It was first discovered in the United States in the Unakas mountains of North Carolina from which it gets its name. Unakite exists in various shades of green and pink and is usually mottled in appearance.
Crystal System: Monoclinic Crystal System
Hardness: 6 to 7
Chakra: Heart, Higher Heart, and Solar Plexus
Energy Vibration: 9
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio, Gemini, and Libra
Planet: Mars and Venus
Source: Brazil and South Africa
Beneficial For: Activates Will, Emotional Healing, Increases and Enhances Intuition, Meditation, Motivation and Past Life Recall
Unakite is a stone of gentle, but powerful energy. First, it heals the emotional self. Then, it balances the emotional self with the spiritual and mental self. It does this by clearing away emotional energy blockages from past hidden emotions, which aids physical and emotional healing. This triggers the experience of self-growth with a new confidence to encourage one to live in the present and allows them to become more centered.