Happiness • Positivity • Abundance
The name Citrine is derived from the French word citron, meaning lemon. It's a pale yellow quartz, which has long been remarked for its subtle, honeyed beauty. The natural abundance and infinite variety of quartz have made it the most widely used of all gem minerals.
Citrine is the traditional birthstone for November.
Properties of Citrine
Citrine brings sunshine into your life. Its radiant energy cultivates positivity, growth and abundance. It infuses your soul with happiness and light to open you up to the new opportunities and positive possibilities that already surround you. Citrine is known as the money stone because it is believed to elevate optimism and energy to a place more able to manifest and accept opportunity. As you attract new possibilities, people and energy into your life, prosperity and abundance will soon follow. Citrine warms the core to radiate power, centeredness, confidence and endurance throughout the body and mind.
Sources of Citrine
Most citrine comes from Brazil. Natural citrine can also be found in the Ural Mountains of Russia, in Dauphine, France, and in Madagascar.