Gemological info: Aragonite is a carbonate mineral and one of the two naturally occurring polymorphs of calcium carbonate, CaCO3. It is closely related to Calcite. This carbonated mineral naturally occurs around hot springs. It can also be found in the lining of mollusk shells, particularly that of pearl oysters.
Metaphysical Properties: Aragonite is associated with greater wisdom. It is said to promote truth, understanding, and a clearer perception of reality. As a nurturing crystal, it helps lighten heavy emotions stemming from oppression. It helps you be more tolerant and be able to demonstrate fresh insight when resolving issues (especially familial and work-related issues).
Astrological sign: Capricorn and Cancer