Optical Selenite Calcium Sulfate Dihydrate: CaSO4·2H2O Source: USA, Mexico, Europe The Basilica of Saint Sabina on the Aventine Hill in Rome, Italy is famous for its large windows made of Selenite, not glass, and looks much as it did when it was built in the 5th century.
The Basilica of Saint Sabina, RomeOptical Selenite is a different crystal formation than the Satin Spar Selenite. It is clear layers of Selenite, one on top of the other, but its energy is much the same as Satin Spar Selenite. Much of it is found in the United States as well as Mexico. A protective stone Selenite shields a person or space from outside influences. Selenite can evoke protection from the angelic realm and also dispels negative energy. The powerful energies of Selenite help one connect with one's guides, guardians, Christ Consciousness and Higher Self.