Pyrite is said to have a vitalizing energy that inspires confidence, assertiveness and persistence, and is said to be a stone of wealth and success. Keep it in your home office or with you at work. Pyrite is also a protective stone that shields against negative energy and blocks energy leaks and. Carry Pyrite in your pocket to protect you from both environmental pollution and physical danger. Pyrite also promotes good physical health and emotional well-being.
The mineral Pyrite, or iron pyrite, also known as fool's gold, is an iron sulfide with the chemical formula FeS₂. Pyrite is considered the most common of the sulfide minerals. Pyrite's metallic luster and pale brass-yellow hue give it a superficial resemblance to gold, hence the well-known nickname of fool's gold.