♦ Since ancient times, sodalite has been known as the stone of artists, singers, painters and sculptors because it is believed to be able to promote inspiration & creativity, while also providing protection
♦ Sodalite has a natural affinity with the third eye center (between and slightly above the eyebrows). Its function is to calm the emotions & the mind and to help one view a situation & choices which may stem from it with objectivity and detachment.
♦ Known to protect the body from radiation and electromagnetic pollution. Keeping a sodalite on a computer may block harmful emanations.
♦ It is a 5th (throat) chakra stone. It helps to facilitate communication of ideas. Builds the ability to express oneself more clearly and powerfully.
♦ Physically, Sodalite can have a beneficial effect on throat-related problems, soothing worn vocal chords. Wearing a sodalite pendant over the throat also helps to balance the thyroid, improving metabolism.
♦ Sodalite is a birthstone for September and is associated with the signs of Virgo & Sagittarius.