To help you survive Mercury retrograde, this crystal candle contains the energy you need to keep your feet on the ground, go with the flow and respond to technological challenges. This crystal candle for Mercury retrograde also contains shungite to help you deal with unexpected technological challenges that may arise during this crazy 3 week adventure. The essential oils in the incense candle remove negative energy and uplift the spirit, and the crystals address the potential energy changes needed to manage this turbulent climate. Light this candle to add earth energy to your space and mind during Mercury’s descent. The hematite crystal in this candle brings balance and stability to your mind, making you feel grounded and supported. The dark crystals in this candle – sanguite, labradorite and hematite – help keep both feet on the ground, watch the flow and stay calm despite the technical convulsions of this chaotic time. During the 3-week period when Mercury is retrograde, place the hematite stone in your left pocket and the labradorite stone in your right pocket. Our books are full of meanings, intentions and practices with crystals and will be a great guide for you on your crystal journey. Learn more about crystals, their healing properties, meanings and practices to achieve a specific intention. The coconut tree is known as the “three generation tree” because the tree can live and bear fruit for up to 60 years, which means it can feed the farmer, “his” children and grandchildren for three generations. Crystalline labradorite has a cleansing effect that helps maintain mental balance, peace of mind, and entrepreneurial spirit. If you see your crystals burning near the wick or affecting the behavior of the candle, remove them.