Therapeutic Properties of
Because of its magnetic properties, lodestone was often associated with love
and sex. It is
believed to draw (attract) people to the person who is wearing it like a magnet.
Place it on a
bed, and it will draw a woman to love!
Lodestone is also believed to enhance virility. (This was before Viagra was
discovered!) If a man soaks lodestone in oil, then anoints himself with the oil,
it is said to increase virility. In
Mexico, the stone is worn in belt buckles and is said to guarantee sexual
performance. It also
ensures luck at gambling and prosperity.
Natural healers believe that lodestone is useful in drawing out disease and
pain. Set in silver,
it helps eyesight. Set in gold, it helps with heart conditions. If you place a
lodestone on a
woman's thigh, it is said to lessen the pain of childbirth.
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