What’s the difference between a stalagmite and a stalactite? The stalagmite with a G grows from the ground while a stalactite with a C grows from the ceiling! Stalactites and stalagmites are elongated forms of various minerals deposited from solution by slowly dripping water. The surface tension of the drops of mineral rich water cause these crazy things to form in tubes of calcite. These stalagmites are attributed to being very high vibration and connect you with your source energy. It helps us amplify our intentions while bringing us abundant joy and harmony in our journey.
Metaphysical: Quartz stalagmites represent growth through hard times as these things actually ascend upwards from the ground from mineral depositions of slow dripping water. This stone will stimulate the root and solar plexus chakras giving us inspiration, motivation, courage, and perseverance while feeling grounded and secure.
Main Stone: Quartz
- Weight: 2.8oz / 79.78g
- Dimensions: 2.21" x 1.45" x 1.41"
- Treatment: None
- Source: The source of this stone is unknown, but quartz stalagmites are found in caves where slow dripping water leaches into the groundwater and crystallizes to form these beautiful pieces. Some notable sources are Puerto Rico, Pennsylvania, Alabama, and New York.
- Metaphysical: Root (1st) and Solar Plexus (3rd) Chakra: Security, Grounding, Harmony, Perseverance, Divine Will, Determination
Cleaning: Luke-warm soapy water is a good way to clean this stone. Just be sure all soap residues are removed after cleaning to ensure your piece stays just as you first encountered it.