From October 23 to November 21, the Sun is in Scorpio. It’s the most mysterious sign of the zodiac, represented by the scorpion and ruled by the planet Pluto. Scorpios are enigmatic and fiercely independent characters who exude class and confidence.
Scorpio Basic Information:
Date Duration: October 23 to November 21
Sign Quality: Fixed
Planetary Ruler: Pluto, Mars
Scorpios enjoy their own company and love their personal alone time. They are one of the most independant signs of the zodiac who enjoy their own personal alone time and work very well by themselves. Most Scorpios will have an air of mystery aorund them and they are great at keeping secrets. They are pereptive intutiive and feel emotions intensely.
As one of the most ambitious signs, Scorpios are natural-born leaders and excellent strategists. They are known for their bravery, determination and incredible work ethic. Scorpios are bold, fiercely determined and persistent persistent (which sometimes comes across as forceful) They are bravery and courage together with their protectiveness over those who can't stand for themselves make them loyal friends and great leaders.
Scorpios are highly intuitive individuals who have a penchant for uncovering the truth. They make great investigators so if you need the scoop on someone, your Scorpio friend will dig it up within minutes. Scorpios are extremely loyal friends and partners and the biggest cheerleaders for those in their inner circle.
While Scorpios are deep and emotional people who crave intimacy, they tend to guard themselves and hide their true feelings. A Scorpio never shows their cards which only adds to their reputation of being mysterious and intense. Because they value honesty, they can be mistrustful of others – especially in relationships. They struggle with jealousy, and their suspicious nature can make it hard to form lasting relationships. When out of alignment, Scorpio’s shadowy side can feel manipulative, controlling or vengeful. Don’t ever cross a Scorpio, or you might just feel its sting.
Whether you are a Scorpio or would like to work with Scorpio energy this season, crystals can support you in navigating this season’s magical and mysterious energy. Scorpio season brings us themes of magic, death and rebirth, intimacy, transformation, connection and passion. Try using Scorpio’s determined energy to dive into a new (healthy) obsession while finding anchors to keep you grounded and in control. Here are five crystals that are attuned to this Scorpio energy.
Turquoise is a pale blue to sea-green stone that emits calming and tranquil energy. The ancients believed they could use Turquioise to communicate with heaven and earth and it was often used as a was used as a protective talisman that would bring the wearer good fortune, wisdom and power.
Turquioise connects to the throat chakra the energetic centre associated with communication and self-expression. It encourages you to communicate confidently from a place of truth, logic and wisdom rather than over emotionalism.
Turquoise's soothing energy stabilises mood swings, prevents panic attacks, and spark self-realisation. It assists one in navigating through lifes obstacles while enhancing the feelings of wholeness, tranquility and emotional balance.
Turquoise is an excellent stress reliever for Scorpios, who tend to overexert themselves at work. It offers a repleneshing energy to restore depleted vitality. Since they tend to suppress emotions, turquoise encourages Scorpios to express their true feelings openly and honestly.
How: Wear turquoise close to the throat chakra to support better communication and truthfulness. Carry it with you when you feel low on energy.
Unakite is one of the most powerful stones for heart centered healing. It radiates energies of love, kindness, compassion and acceptance. Like other Jasper crystals, unakite is deeply connected to mother earth and brings feelings of renewal and nourishment while strengthening our connection to the earth. This pink-green stone offers grounding, helps one feel balanced and whole and prepares the energetic body for deep emotional healing. It develops self-love and encourages us to build healthy relationships with ourselves.
Unakite is one of the best stones to nurture feelings of sadness, grief or loneliness – it balances emotions and reminds you of the love you deserve.
Unakite helps Scorpio keep their calm and collected demeanour during times of emotional stress. Scorpios on their bad days can be intense and controlling, ready to sting. Unakite helps them in being more patient, tolerant and gentle with others.
How: Wear unakite close to the heart chakra. Meditate with it when you feel anger, stress or jealousy.
Labradorite is known as a stone of transformation, creativity and intuition. It works with all the chakras in the energetic body and is one of the best stones for protection. Labradorite perfectly matches Scorpio’s ruling planet, Pluto, the planet associated with death and rebirth, change and transformation. It supports Scorpio in their transformation, revealing inner truths and tempering the shadowy side of their personality.
Labradorite is a protective stone that deflects unwanted energy and strengthens ones auric field. It also helps one set boundaries and be more protective of their own energy.
Labradorite helps banish fears and feelings of insecurity especially during times of change or uncertainty.
This stone enhances mental clarity, creativity and sparks artistic ambition. It helps develop clairvoyance and encourages exploration of your own spirituality making it a great stone for introspection, self-healing and inner work. This cosmic stone shines a light on the truth and illuminates your soul’s path while strengthening your faith in the unvierses blessings that are here for you.
Working with labradorite is said to bring about positive change and transformation into one’s life – making it a great ally when transitioning into something new.
How: Work with labradorite during times of change or transition. Hold it in your hand and set your intention into the stone by visualising the positive change already coming into your life.
Rhodochrosite is a stone of selfless love, forgiveness and heart healing. A powerful healer of the heart chakra, and one of the most effective stones for overcoming emotional pain from the past. It supports inner child healing as it brings to the surface any buried issues that need to be resolved and released. As it transmutes buried emotional pain, it builds emotional resilience and allows you to move forward with an open heart. Bringing this stone into your energetic field will boost self-confidence, promote acceptance, forgiveness towards yourself and others. If you struggle with co-dependency, turn to rhodochrosite to support you in finding emotional independence.
Rhodochrosite tempers the stubborn and suspicious nature of Scorpio’s personality. It calms anger, jealousy and helps them release grudges so they can forgive and let go.
How: Work with rhodochrosite when you feel excessive feelings of anger, jealousy or envy towards others. Hold it during meditation and let its loving vibrational energy melt away negative thoughts or emotions you carry.
A primary birthstone for Scorpio. Yellow Topaz, also known as Imperial Topaz, symbolises good fortune and ancient wisdom. This high vibration stone encourages nobility, generosity, and responsibility. It helps you embrace your gifts and use your actions nobly towards the greater good.
Yellow Topaz heals and balances the solar plexus chakra, the energetic centre associated with strength, willpower and purpose. Its empowering energies restore faith, increase a sense of belonging and instil feelings of deep-seated confiemce.
Yellow Topaz is an effective stone for manifestation or setting intentions – especially around money and success. It lifts dark moods so that you vibrate from a place of faith, gratitude and joy, thus, more likely to attract good people and opportunities your way.
Yellow Topaz is an excellent stone for Scorpios who struggle with self-doubt, self-esteem issues or clouded judgment. As a powerful energy cleanser, it brings light and positivity to Scorpios dark moments.