CitrineCitrine is a quartz gem. Its clear, sunny color encourages a bright outlook on life. Known as the "stone of abundance," it promotes spiritual and physical energy. In purely material terms, it seems to attract wealth and good fortune.

Spiritual Properties
Use this gem to purify the aura, increase psychic awareness, or help raise self-esteem. Balances emotions—in fact, tipping them toward the positive.

Physical Properties
Citrine detoxifies the body (it's another good stone to help you eliminate nicotine and other drugs), aids tissue regeneration, improves digestion.

  • Chakra: Solar plexus
  • Element(s): Fire
  • Zodiac Sign(s): Leo, Sagittarius, Virgo
  • Planet(s): Sun

Dharma Beads: Making and Using Your Own Buddhist Malas
Joanna Arettam (2000) Journey Editions; Tuttle Publishing