Triphane is the yellow, white or colourless type of Spodumene. The other two types of Spodumene are Kunzite and Hiddenite. Triphane stones are not usually gem grade but some rare and clear stones are able to be used as gemstones in jewelry....
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Triphane is the yellow, white or colourless type of Spodumene. The other two types of Spodumene are Kunzite and Hiddenite. Triphane stones are not usually gem grade but some rare and clear stones are able to be used as gemstones in jewelry. Triphane is wonderful for cleansing and restoring energy in a home or a person.
Physical Energy Properties: Triphane helps with RNA/DNA re-building. It restores calcium-magnesium balance. Good for those with epilepsy, vision and hearing issues. It can also be helpful for calming and balancing the nervous system. Assists with bones, joints, and the spine. Assists in balancing the sexual organs and any diseases that can affect them.
Emotional Energy Properties: Triphane restores optimism to gain a sense of purpose. Brings in fresh energy and newness to life. It can help to clear sad memories and any anxiety pertaining to the past. This stone helps you see your mistakes so you can learn from them and do better in the future. A good stone for overcoming addictions.
Chakras: Yellow Triphane is linked to the Solar Plexus chakra and Clear Triphane is linked to the Crown chakra.
Astrological signs: Associated with Cancer.
History: The word Triphane comes from the Greek word triphanēs, which means appearing threefold because it has cleavages in three directions. The first Spodumene stones were found in Utö, Södermanland, Sweden by Brazilian naturalist Jose Bonifacio de Andrada e Silva.
Where it's found: Madagascar, Afghanistan, Australia, Brazil, Pakistan, North Carolina, California, and Quebec.
Variations, Rarity and Value: Spodumene, in general, is a source of lithium which is used in cell phones, car batteries, medicine, and ceramics. Triphane can be used in jewelry but only the clear pieces. It has a hardness of 6.5 - 7.5 on the Mohs hardness scale but it tends to be quite brittle. Most pieces of Triphane are either clear or yellow in colour.
How to use it: Triphane stones are great for cleansing so put a piece of this stone in any room that could use some fresh energy. You can also use this stone to clear the energy of your own auric field and in your body.