|Color||Mainly Blue. Sodalite may also be grey, yellow, green, or pink and is often mottled with white veins or patches.|
|Appearance||Typically polished/tumbled or cut down|
|Formation||Sodalite is found as vein fillings in plutonic igneous rocks such as nepheline syenites.|
|Where to find it||North America, France, Greenland, Brazil, Romania, Russia, and Myanmar.|
Sodalite is called the “Stone of Awakening,” it stimulates the throat chakra and the third eye. Sodalite encourages your rational thought, truth and intuition, along with verbalization of your feelings + emotions. This stone is said to “help you see the truth” within your life. “Sodalite has a soothing effect on your glands because of its high salt, manganese, and calcium content” (Energy Muse).
Sodalite is very helpful when trying to balance out your throat chakra. This crystal can enhance your self-acceptance, self-esteem and trust in your own judgement.Sodalite properties naturally filter away electromagnetic smog that can interfere with clear thinking. It is also a great aid for bettering your meditation. If you are someone that has trouble speaking up or standing up for yourself, Sodalite is the perfect stone for you.
How is it used within society?
Sodalite is mainly used for healing, jewelry, and decoration. Sodalite stones are very common and tend to be polished/tumbled instead of staying in its raw, uncut state.