Polished Lodestone also called Magnetite has long been associated with the lore of attraction and considered by many as a magical stone. Lodestones are natural magnets and are used primarily to attract certain conditions toward you, using its magnetism.
Use to see duality and understand both sides in your life and all of life. Creates balance. Use to motivate. Great for guidance as to which is the most beneficial path to take.
Lodestone is a natural magnet. Draws out toxins and wastes from the body when put in drinking water. Very useful to alleviate illness and physical imbalance. Restores balance within the other bodies. Due to its strong electromagnetic qualities it restores balance in the energy systems. Stabilizing, strengthening and revitalizing the life force energy, it increases resistance to stress and disease.
It can align the chakras, and balance yin - yang energies. It is used to lessen or dispel grief, fear, anger, confusion, and attachment. It helps relieve burdens and increase energy and endurance. It is said to have been used to make soldiers invulnerable.
Lodestone has a receptive, attracting energy that attracts power, as well as good fortune, and love. It also guards against infidelity. Lodestone is related to the astrological signs of Aries, Capricorn, Aquarius, and Virgo. It is said to strengthen the circulatory system, help with healing blood and bleeding problems, alleviate pain, boost the immune system, relieve agitation and depression.
Lodestones are natural magnets and for many centuries have been used to charge spell items, primarily to attract things to the one using them -- good luck, healing, etc. Often two lodestones are carried: one to repel bad luck and one to attract good. Also used in charm bags. Natural lodestones often comes in small pieces.
Magickally, lodestone is used for its power of attraction, and can be placed on an altar or worn during a ritual to increase a spells power. It's been used for millenia for amulets and talismans. Lodestone is excellent for grounding and protection from evil and spells.
Unique qualities of each gem stone varies slightly from the picture shown
approx size .5 to .75 inch