Crystal of the Week Hematite
- Colours: Red, Silver, Black
- Crystal System:Trigonal
- Rarity: Common
- Source: Britain, Italy, Brazil, Sweden, Canada, Switzerland
- Energy: Projective
- Planet: Saturn
- Elements: Fire
- Deities: Mars
- Mineralogy: Can be formed hydromorphically or metamorphically.
- Spiritual Uses: Survival
- Emotional Uses: Strengthens the will, bestows vitality.
- Physical Uses: Stimulates the absorption of iron.
- Folklore: Used in ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia as a healing stone.
- Magical Properties: Healing, Grounding, Divination, Protection.