Petrified Wood or Fossilized Wood is literally stone that over time decomposed and turned to agate or chalcedony stone. This process is called permineralization.
Petrified Wood is a very grounding stone that helps give you strength, stability, strengthen your backbone (physically and symbolically) and connect you with nature. It's an earth element stone that is excellent for working with your Root Chakra.
Native Americans call trees the "Standing Ones" or "Tree People". Petrified wood is a great tool for helping you connect with the tree spirits and the nature spirits who inhabit them. Call upon the trees for strength, stability and the ability to stay rooted or grounded when life gets crazy.
People who live in large cities can often feel disconnected with nature. Carrying a piece of Petrified Wood with you is a way to stay connected with nature.
This Petrified Wood was mined in Brazil.
With this listing you'll get ONE piece of large Petrified Wood that I'll intuitively choose for you out of my collection. Sizes and color combinations naturally vary among the stones. Colors found in Petrified Wood stones include dark brown, tan, gray, white, red, orange, yellow & sometimes green.
Your Petrified Wood stone will come in an organza gift bag with a white sage leaf and instructions for cleansing and charging your stone. I use running water, white sage, sunlight & moonlight to charge all of my stones before offering them to you - but you'll want to conduct your own cleansing and charging rituals from time to time as well.