Shungite Crystal Properties

EMF Radiation, Emotional Balance, Positive Change

Gems By LYC
3 min readNov 26, 2022
Raw Shungite

Spiritual Properties

  • Raises vibrations
  • Heals your inner child
  • Increases your personal power
  • Alleviates spiritual imbalances
  • Helps you integrate cosmic wisdom with karmic lessons

Mental Properties

  • Provides mental clarity
  • Increases personal power
  • Rids the mind of negativity
  • Grounds the body and the mind
Polished Raw Shungite

Emotional Properties

  • Balances emotions
  • Grounds and relaxes
  • Removes emotional toxins
  • Helps you enact emotional work
  • Aids with emotional strength and clarity
  • Great for people with uncontrollable emotions
  • Brings your patterns and stuck emotions from the past to be healed and transformed
Shungite Tumbles

Kundalini Properties

  • Blocks negative energy
  • Stabilizes the root chakra
  • Activates all 7 main chakras
  • Helps you cleanse your aura of negative energies
  • Helps you decipher your own energy from the energy of others


  • Chakras: All Chakras especially the Root
  • Energy: Projective and Receptive
  • Planets: Saturn
  • Element: Fire, Wind, Water
  • Zodiacs: Scorpio, Capricorn, Cancer
  • Number: 9
Elite Shungite


  • I detoxify my life from the inside out
  • I allow my negative patterns to be healed by light
  • I am open to purification, and allow light to penetrate every aspect of my life

Health Benefits

  • Reduces stress
  • Removes toxins
  • Reduces oxidative stress
  • Aids in physical strength
  • Said to purify drinking water
  • Protects against electromagnetic radiation, EMF’s, and 5G
  • Naturally has electrical conducting properties that help inhibit electromagnetic radiation
  • Reduces the ailments of allergies, sore throats, asthma, gastric issues, arthritis, kidney problems, liver problems, gallbladder issues, autoimmune disease, pancreatic dysfunction, chronic fatigue
Shungite Palm Stone

Physical Properties

Color: Black to deep bronze

Habit: Abiogenic petroleum formation

Twins: Absent

Rarity: Rare

Luster: Metallic

Species: Mineraloid

Zoning: Absent

Parting: Present

Streak: Black

Gravity: 1.85 to 2.3

Tenacity: Brittle

Fracture: Conchoidal (Type I shungite), granular, or uneven

Cleavage: None

Hardness: 4

Locations: Main deposit is in the Lake Onega area of Karelia, at Zazhoginskoye, near Shunga, with another occurrence at Vozhmozero. Norhtwest Russia, Austria, India, Kazakhstan, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Inclusions: Veins or spots of golden or white which could be any of the minerals in the periodic table

Dispersion: Absent

Chatoyancy: Absent

Pleochroism: Absent

Fluorescence: Absent

Birefringence: Absent

Diaphaneity: Opaque

Named After: The village of Shunga

Melting point: It doesn’t melt

Discovered In: 1879 near the village of Shunga in the Republic of Karelia, Russia where it was being used as a medical treatment

Luminescence: Absent

Discovered By: Russian geologist Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Inostrantsev

Chemical Name: Carbon

Refractive Index: 1.544 to 1.563

System/Structure: Non- crystalline

Chemical Formula: n{C} p{C60}

Chemical Classification: Carbon

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