Hardness: 5.5 to 6

Locations: Greenland, Canada, USA, with smaller deposits in South America (Brazil and Bolivia), Portugal, Romania, Burma and Russia

Sodalite has been known as the stone of artists, singers, painters and sculptors because it is believed to be able to promote inspiration, creativity while also providing protection. Sodalite brings inner peace and can calm hot tempered folk. Keep sodalite in your pockets and in every room of your house, so its peaceful properties will flow all around you.