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Caribbean Calcite Meaning & Properties: The Complete Guide
July 7th, 2022
by New Moon Beginnings
Caribbean Calcite will make you feel like you captured the healing powers of the ocean in the palm of your hand.
Also known as “The Stone Of Calm” or “Ocean Blue Calcite”, this soothing crystal has become famous for its wave-like pattern and calming energy.
Discover the Meaning and Properties of Caribbean Calcite in our Complete Guide.
What is Caribbean Calcite?
Caribbean Calcite is a combination of the minerals blue calcite, green calcite, white aragonite, brown aragonite, and blue aragonite. It was discovered in Pakistan in 2019, making it a very recent find. This is the only location where it is known to exist.
It has wavy marble-like appearance in soft blue, white, and brown colors. This pattern resembles the calming waves of a tropical sea with sandy beaches.
Caribbean Calcite Meaning
Caribbean Calcite's Meaning and name come from the dazzling blue colors of the Caribbean Sea and sandy beaches. It's energy is as soothing as the warm waters it resembles. It is no surprise that its core intentions are calmness, peace, harmony, and clarity.
Metaphysical Properties of Caribbean Calcite
Caribbean Blue Calcite emits a freeing energy that will help you find inner peace and positivity.
Since it is a combination of Calcite and Aragonite, it carries the energies and properties of both minerals, including:
- Encourages you to embrace the present
- Connects you to inner-truths
- Improves communication
- Strengthens bonds
- Stimulates intuitive abilities
- Promotes higher levels of self-awareness and patience
- Frees the mind from negativity and anger
- Encourages a peaceful life without negative thoughts
Benefits of Caribbean Calcite
The benefits of working with the "Stone of Calm" include:
- Relieve stress and anxiety
- Free the mind from negative energy and anger
- Improved energy in your daily life
- Heal from past traumas by releasing negative energy blockages
- Free the mind from limiting thoughts
- Focus on your life goals and turn your dreams into realities
- Nurture better relationships with your family, friends, and romantic partners
Who Should Use Caribbean Calcite?
Caribbean Calcite is a beautiful and unique stone that would make a great addition to anyones collection. It is a great option if you are:
- Feeling stressed or overwhelmed
- Recovering from emotional trauma
- Holding onto shame from your past
- Having trouble getting "back to your normal self"
Caribbean Calcite also makes a great gift for a friend or loved one. Consider this beautiful stone if the recipient resonates with any of the above situations.
Friends and family will love the crystal’s dreamy appearance and appreciate its harmonious properties.
How to Use Caribbean Calcite
Here are some of the most popular uses for Caribbean Calcite:
During meditation or manifestation practice. Place a loose stone near you while you manifest or hold a loose stone while you meditate. This will help to bring calmness and peace of mind, allowing you to fully relax and focus on your goals.
In your home. Let it radiate from a special location in your home where you would like to create a calming environment. Examples may include the kitchen where you spend time with family or near your bathtub where you relax.
As a sleep aid. Keep a loose stone on your bedside table to overcome insomnia, improve your sleep quality, create an enhanced perspective of your dreams, or help with lucid dreaming.
Wear it as jewelry. A piece of Caribbean Calcite jewelry will help you feel calm and self-aware while giving your outfit a uniquely tropical feel.
Caribbean Calcite Associations
Caribbean Calcite's associations with the Zodiac Signs, Chakras, Elements and more are as follows:
Zodiac: Cancer, Taurus, Libra, Pisces
Chakra:. Third Eye, Throat
Other: Caribbean Calcite’s calming energy is more on the feminine side.
Caribbean Calcite Zodiac Signs
Cancer's have a high emotional intelligence. They are kind and patient, but can often hold onto the past and overthink situations. Caribbean Calcite helps them let go of toxic thoughts and embrace their empathetic side.
Taurus' are hardworking and loyal. They will benefit from the clarity that Caribbean Calcite brings. The crystal helps them avoid stress and build the long-lasting relationships they crave.
Libra's are known for balance, which works perfectly with the harmonious nature of Caribbean Calcite. The crystal enhances a Libra’s charming nature while helping to avoid indecisiveness.
Pisces' are highly empathetic. As a water sign, Pisces will benefit from the clarity and peace that Caribbean Calcite brings. It will help them achieve a higher level of consciousness during moments of self-reflection, while building deeper connections in their relationships.
Caribbean Calcite Chakras
Caribbean Calcite is an excellent crystal for chakra alignment. It stimulates the mind and clears away restrictive thoughts. It is linked to the Third Eye and Throat Chakras for its ability to elevate consciousness.
Caribbean Calcite Element
Caribbean Calcite is linked to the water element. It shares the cleansing powers of water and it is excellent for instilling peace, calm, and tranquility.
How to Care for Caribbean Calcite
Calcite is a relatively soft stone and requires some special care. It has a hardness level of 3 on the Mohs hardness scale, making it prone to cracking and breakage.
Calcite is sensitive to temperature changes. It should be stored in a place without large temperature changes. It’s best to keep Caribbean Calcite in a safe indoor space, like a bedside table or bookshelf.
Caribbean Calcite may be a stone of the water element, but it should not be submerged in water.
This is especially true if your calcite has cracks or pits, which is quite common for Caribbean Calcite. Water can work its way into these openings and slowly cause the stone to weaken from the inside out. This can eventually lead to breakage.
Other Clean & Care Tips
Wet a cloth and wring it out. Wipe your stone lightly to clean it and dry immediately with a soft, dry towel.
Avoid leaving it in water for extended periods of time.
Avoid salt water, as it can cause fissures in the crystal and erode it even quicker than fresh water.
Store your Caribbean Calcite in a dry area away from direct sunlight. Overexposure to sunlight or UV light can cause the color to fade and cracks.
Conclusion & Other FAQs
If you’re looking for a beautiful and natural crystal with soothing properties, then Caribbean Blue Calcite is the stone for you. We hope our guide has given you some insight into this magical new stone!
Is Caribbean Calcite Rare?
Caribbean Calcite is currently only known to exist in Pakistan. So in that way, it is rare. However, it is currently available for purchase from many shops across the globe. The big question is "for how long?".
What is Caribbean Calcite Made From?
Caribbean Calcite is made from a combination of minerals including calcite and aragonite, which are very similar to each other. More specifically, it is made of Blue Calcite, Brown Aragonite, and White Aragonite. Sometimes it can also contain Blue Aragonite, Green Calcite, or Aqua Calcite.
Written By The Team
This Guide was created by a close group of talented & passionate crystal enthusiasts, writers, web designers & more.
Thank you to everyone who contributed their ideas, time, and talents!
- Rachel & Christopher Glarner
Owners, New Moon Beginnings