Pyrite is a sparkling stone. Its name comes from the Greek language and is translated as "firestone" because if was believed to contain fire in its core.
Pyrite is know as a stone of protection, prosperity, power, and magic. It also serves as an energy shield that deflects and destroys invading forms of energy and pollutants. Pyrite also forms a strong energy shield in the aura, protecting the physical body and aura from any harm. Pyrite is very fast acting and helpful for getting to the root of karmic and psychosomatic disease.
Crystals vary in size, shape, and color. Measures approximately 1-3/8 to 1-5/8".