Its name comes from the Greek word “sphaleros”- deception, because ancient miners confused it with galena, a highly prized stone of the time.
Sphalerite represents innovation, creation and the link between what we really are and what we believe ourselves to be. It is the bridge between two radically different worlds, relates to the creation of reality and shows the way so we can consciously assume power.
This stone attracts success and fame. It opens the heart chakra and gives us a broader view by joining our masculine - rational side with our feminine – intuitive side.