Petrified Wood forms over time, when a tree has died and silicon dioxide forms in place of the wood that degrades until there is no wood left, only Quartz.
Fossilized Wood is great for working with Wood and Earth Energies together as they've merged together in this natural formation. Petrified Wood works with the Root and Third Eye Chakras to bring wonderful healing energies to both physical and emotional issues. Many people like Petrified Wood for its ancient energies, lending to enhanced past-life work. Petrified Wood teaches patience and helps understand how to allow life to evolve in perfection. Working with its grounding energies can encourage one to live life as a spiritual being within this physical realm.
"Change what you can, and worry not about the rest" is the motto of petrified wood.
Petrified wood is a stone of transformation, assisting one to advance to ones highest chosen level, to commence ascension to a higher aspect of the self. It provides strength in all areas of ones life and is also a stone for grounding. This piece comes from Madagascar. It is completely hand polished.
Many people use Petrified Wood to help connect with the energies of the Earth. Meditation with Petrified Wood may take you back to connect with a time when your Spirit was cradled by Nature. Carry Petrified Wood with you when you feel disconnected from Nature. Petrified Wood encourages people to respect and look after their environment, ever finding ways to live simply, in harmony with the Spirit of the planet.