Shungite 101

      Find out all the things you should know about shungite before you start working with it. Look through the posts to get the basic information about this healing stone, its origin, properties and main features.

Why Shungite is Number One in Agriculture

Why Shungite is Number One in Agriculture

Karelian_Heritage 24/03/2017 0
      As shungite is full of different microelements, contains numerous bioactive components and has adsorption, catalytic and anti-bacterial properties it has proven to be an integral part of agriculture. Since ancient times this mineral has been applied as an organic fertilizer that helps prudent farmers to get rich harvest, breed and treat the livestock. How can you use shungite for sustainable farming?  Shungite as organic fertilizer        First and foremost, thanks to such micro- and macro-elements as phosphorus, vanadium, cobalt, copper, zinc, calcium and so on shungite has proven to sp...
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Proving Benefits of Shungite: Scientific Works of East and West

Proving Benefits of Shungite: Scientific Works of East and West

Karelian_Heritage 23/01/2019 2
            Since the time of its discovery, shungite mesmerized the public with its mysterious healing and cleansing properties. Since its popularity and fame was growing, it drew attention of academic community. Everyone was eager to know, what is so special about this unique stone from the North of Russia and why did it possess these properties.  For the first time shungite was described in the book “Journey to Lakes Onega, Ladoga and Ilmen” by Nikolai Ozeretskovski which was published in 1792. But back then the stone didn’t even have the name.        The name shungite, which derives from t...
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Radioactive Shungite: True or False?

Radioactive Shungite: True or False?

Karelian_Heritage 22/04/2019 1
      There is one question that we often hear from our clients or just people who are interested in shungite: is shungite radioactive? Of course, this question is logical since shungite is a rock that is found in a ground and that has been subjected to all kinds of influence since the dawn of time. Couple it with its powerful properties, especially EMF shielding and you’ve got a recipe for bad press and rumors. So it is our job today to set the record straight and show you, that shungite is quite harmless for a human being.       We should start from our own evidence. As you might know, we ar...
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Calculate the Amount of Shungite You Need for Protection with Shungite Action Radius!

Calculate the Amount of Shungite You Need for Protection with Shungite Action Radius!

Karelian_Heritage 10/10/2019 1
         We always talk about protecting your household with shungite. You can place shungite pyramids, spheres, cubes, figurines, etc. around your house and it will successfully shield it from negative influences in the environment, such as electro-magnetic fields (or EMF). But what if you don’t want to oversaturate your home with shungite products and feel comfortable with one or two around, you might ask yourself: what is its action radius so I could cover more territory with less shungite items? Well, here we are today to answer that. When size actually matters          First of all, we wo...
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Shungite Origins: Where Does Your Shungite Come From?

Shungite Origins: Where Does Your Shungite Come From?

Karelian_Heritage 20/09/2019 1
         We all enjoy our magnificent shungite in all of its glory on a daily basis: we carry it around, wear it as jewelry or keep it at home as healing and protective decorations. However, as with any other natural resource, there is a lot of hard work put in every shungite stone so it could heal and joy us every day. From a moment it is excavated from the ground and then produced into a large array of goods to the notification on your phone that your shungite piece is delivered months or even years may pass. So if you ever wondered about the origin of your shungite stone or product, today w...
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Another One Bites the Rust: Is Rust on Shungite Stones Harmful?

Another One Bites the Rust: Is Rust on Shungite Stones Harmful?

Karelian_Heritage 04/06/2019 1
         Elite shungite is undoubtedly an icing on a cake in our whole shungite collection. Silvery, shiny, with magnificent color and gloss, it has become one of the most popular tools for crystal healing, EMF protection, water cleansing, jewelry supplies and much more. Yet even though more and more people get to know what elite shungite is every day, there are still many questions you may have about it. One of the most asked questions that we get from you, our clients, is this: Why is there rust in my elite shungite nugget? Well, today we hope that we will clear the air on the matter once an...
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Shungite Q&A: How Does It Work?

Shungite Q&A: How Does It Work?

Karelian_Heritage 17/01/2020 2
          We try to answer all of your questions daily, and from time to time we like to gather the frequent ones in a single article, so that you would have no misconceptions about our favorite rock. Or if you are a newcomer into the world of shungite, this compilation will help you to get more acquainted with it so you could plunge in it deeper. Today’s questions are all connected to a single topic: how does shungite work? So, without further ado, let’s get right into it. How does shungite cleanse water?          That is, maybe, the most famous shungite property and the one it is mostly conn...
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