Citrine is a magnet for manifestation, creativity, imagination, and personal will. Carrying the power of the Sun, it is warm and comforting, energizing and life giving. It is a stone of life and happiness, attracting wealth and prosperity, success and all things good. Citrine also encourages generosity and sharing good fortune. A good luck charm for finding your power, while using your abilities to unlock your soul potential.
Citrine is said to be beneficial to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome as well as balancing the thyroid.
The name comes from the French word citron, meaning lemon.
Citrine honours Persephone, Greek Goddess of Spring. She represents celebration and the Earth alive with new growth. In Ancient Greece, Citrine was used as a decorative gem during the Hellenistic Age. 17th century Scottish men used to ornate the handles of daggers and swords with this gem. More recently, Citrine was also very popular during the Art Deco period.
Citrine's affirmation is: "I create the life that I want. I am filled with light and happiness."