The name is derived from the Greek word ‘pyr’or ‘pyros’,which means fire. Iron pyrite can create sparks when it’s struck against stone or metal.
Iron pyrite can be mined in different locations across the globe. You can find it in North America, Chile, Peru, Great Britain, Spain, and Italy to
name a few.
Why Would You Use Iron Pyrite?
Even if it’s also called Fool’s Gold, there’s truly nothing foolish about iron pyrite!
It’s an earth element, which means that it resonates with fire energy. Fire also signifies warmth, the nurturing properties of the sun, and your own ability to create your own wealth using your own power.
It may be a masculine stone in nature, but it’s a stone of action, willpower, and commitment. You can very much benefit from the energies that this stone can bring into your life.
It signifies vitality and spirit, and being able to tap into your potential. It symbolizes the continuous flow of ideas, and working with determination and confidence.
This is a stone for women who want nothing but the best and will stop at nothing to become successful!
Iron pyrite can be a very powerful talisman that will ward off all negative energies that threaten to break you. It will help you cleanse your aura of both environmental and psychic pollutants.
Iron pyrite will also help you overcome intellectual fatigue or burnout.
It will protect you from attacks, both the emotional and physical kinds. It will also help you protect those that you love.
It’s a powerful stone that can be helpful to you when you’re far away from home or when you’re doing something dangerous.