This lovely Selenite tealight holder is cut into a wavey sphere approximaltely 2.5 inches in diameter. Considering that the name selenite comes from the Greek word Selene, meaning moon, this candleholder is a perfect addition for any room with a celestial or moon theme. The lore of Selenite also makes this piece match up well with the Crystal Energy Candle Collection. This holder is photographed with a tea light candle for demonstration purposes only and the candle is not included. Both scented and unsented tea light candles are sold separately in Nini's store.
Carved Selenite Sphere Tealight Holder
Selenite is a kind of gypsum with a pearly luster. It is translucent, and is primarily white with some natural color tone variations. The giant crystals in Mexico's Naica Cave of Crystals, discovered in 2000, are Selenite.
The name "Selenite" comes from the Greek word Selene, meaning moon. The moon association brings water energy to the fore, creating flexibility and intuition. Though Selenite is associated with the moon, it is also a sweet angel stone. Some have used it for contacting and communicating with angels for guidance. The Santa Sabina Church in Rome has selenite window panes. The lore of selenite is that it is a stone of mental clarity, truth, honesty, and love, promoting honesty in relationships and good business practices. Clarity enhances mental flexibility and enables strong decision making abilities. Selenite is also said to enhance the properties of other stones, clearing and charging them.