Calmness, Patience and Creativity
Howlite has a natural colour of white with grey markings in the shape of a spider web.
Howlite was named after Henry How, a Canadian chemist, a geologist who identified it in 1868 in Nova Scotia where it was first found by gypsum miners.
It is rare to find it in crystal form, it most often occurs as opaque white irregular shaped nodules with grey streaks that can be quite large and tend to look like cauliflower in Nova Scotia (Canada) and California. It can also be found in the Russia, Germany, Mexico, Namibia, Pakistan and Turkey.
Howlite is the stone of comfort, calmness, memory, knowledge and progress. It helps to relieve an overactive mind, assists in developing and mastering skills.
This stone can be used to reduce anxiety, tensions, stress, to facilitate awareness, encourage emotional expression and assist in the elimination of pain, fear and rage.
Howlite is one of the attunement stones which opens and prepares the mind to receive the energies and wisdom of attunements - that's why it's excellent stone for meditation.
The stone reduces one's critical nature and selfishness.
It teaches you to stay patient, helps you in achieving your goals and ambitions in life by opening your mind and broadening your perspectives.
When it comes to wealth and abundance, Howlite will help you by improving your focus and concentration on goals and find creative ways to make them happen. This stone will inspire you to generate new and wonderful ideas, will keep you feeling inspired.
Because Howlite stones have great energy to stabilise your mood - are helpful for anyone with relationship problems. They may help you and your partner to deal with difficult situations better, especially when you are not seeing eye to eye. Howlite will help you get rid of rage, pain and fears, it will help you feel more self-assured and more at peace.
Howlite is a great memory enhancer and mood stabiliser, it can also improve learning abilities.
Physically, Howlite can help with the absorption of calcium into the bones and teeth, also assists in relaxing and releasing muscular tension. It is also believed to treat small injuries and sprains.
Howlite can help those suffering from insomnia because it can help inducing sound sleep, especially the sleep issues because of overthinking.