A very positive, sunny stone, spreading light wherever it goes. It increases the sense of self-worth, and self-confidence, restores faith in luck and happiness and encourages a feelings of glowing contentment. It dispels negative feelings and helps to switch our perceptions to positive events and new perspectives, even for the most pessimistic.
A rather expensive member of the feldspar family and closely related to the 'Moonstone', the schiller in sunstone displays shards of copper colour flashes when turned in the light.
On a physical level, sunstone is believed to stimulate the body's power of self-healing, it boosts the autonomous nervous system and ensures harmonious functioning of all the body's organs. It is believed to sooth sore throats, aid stomach ulcers and lift symptoms of depression.