Virtues in lithotherapy, characteristics and history


Bronzite is a variety of enstatite. It is also found as orthobronzite .

It is recognizable by its pretty bronze and gold color.

It is a fine stone (formerly a semi-precious stone, but this designation has been banned).

Characteristics of bronzite

Main deposits
South Africa, Burma, Madagascar, Sri Lanka
From brown to ochre, with inclusions of golden glitter
Hardness (Mohs scale) 5.5: scratchable with a knife
Chemical composition
Magnesium silicate: Mg 2 Si 2 O 6

crystal system



Root Chakra (First chakra, "Muladhara") and Sacral Chakra (Second chakra, "Svadhisthana")

Trace elements

Magnesium, Silicon

Astrological signs

Taurus, Libra, Gemini

Purification and Recharging

Purify Bronzite

Recharge Bronzite

Bronzite is purified with pure water, pure salt or salt water .

For pure salt purification, we advise you to use the indirect purification method

Purification in a pure water bath requires leaving the stone for about 4 to 5 hours in its bath. To purify your bronzite with salt water , you must leave it in the bath for 2 to 3 hours .

Bronzite can be recharged in sunlight .

You can leave your stone for 2 to 3 hours in a room bathed in light.

Avoid long exposure to direct sunlight.

You can also recharge your bronzite on a cluster of rock crystal .

Recharging on rock crystal takes about 1 hour and can be done day or night.



On an emotional level

Bronzite has a soothing action on the emotions : it calms anger , helps to keep one's composure , strengthens the ability to love others and restores the sense of friendship during disputes.

It is also a stone that acts on our need for security : it is reassuring , helps us to feel in our place , to accept ourselves as we are in all serenity, and to persevere in our choices and our projects.

Bracelet Bronzite 8mm
Bracelet Bronzite 6mm

On a physical level

Bronzite is a stone loaded with magnesium and silicon.

Magnesium helps prevent varicose veins and has a calming effect on PMS pain .

Silicon helps relieve prostatitis by helping to restore flexibility to the walls of the prostate.

COLOR Properties


Brown is the color of organization , practicality , and management .

It is a reassuring , concrete and stable colour, which makes it possible to relate to stable values ​​in the face of a rapidly changing world.

Brown is also a color that develops the ability to make long-term projects and that allows you to approach them with patience and method .

History & traditions

Bronzite was first described in 1855 by a German mineralogist. He gave it the name of Enstatite, coming from the Greek enstates , I resist, because its resistance to high temperatures meant that it could not be melted with the techniques of the time.

It is possible that bronzite was used before, but we cannot be sure.

Lithotherapy is an alternative energy therapy, the indications given do not in any way constitute medical advice, they are taken from cultures and reference works in the field. For any medical problem we invite you to consult your doctor. Never stop treatment without medical advice.

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