۞ Vanadinite is the Birthstone of 20°-21° Cancer and the 20th of Tamuz.
۞ Position of Fixed Star Castor in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 20°14′ Cancer.
۞ Position of Fixed Star Adara in the year 5760 (2000 C.E.): 20°46′ Cancer.
۞ On Tuesday the 20th of Tamuz, 5701 (1941 C.E.), Nazi forces and local Lithuanians massacred the male population of Telz, including Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak Bloch and the faculty of the Yeshiva. Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak Bloch was the Chief Rabbi and Rosh Yeshiva of the Telz Yeshiva in Lithuania.
۞ On Sunday the 20th of Tamuz, 5664 (1904 C.E.), at 5 p.m. Theodor Herzl (AKA Benjamin Ze’ev Herzl) died at the age of 44 in Edlach, a village in Lower Austria. He was an Austro-Hungarian journalist, playwright, political activist, and writer. Herzl who was one of the founders of modern secular political Zionism, formed the World Zionist Organization.
۞ On Wednesday the 20th of Tamuz, 5710 (1950 C.E.), the “Law of Return 5710-1950” was enacted by the Knesset, Israel’s Parliament. The Law gives Jews worldwide the “right of return” and the right to live in Israel and to gain Israeli citizenship: “Every Jew has the right to come to this country as an Oleh (New Immigrant).”
۞ Vanadinite is a wonderful stone for creative endeavors, for it helps one find the proper expression for one’s ideas. [Naisha Ahsian]
۞ For those who must ‘go the extra mile’ in order to attain their goals, Vanadinite can be indispensable. It can assist one in having the drive and the stamina to complete projects and the focus to maintain one’s direction without distraction. [Naisha Ahsian]
۞ Vanadinite also helps protect one against radiation in the environment – especially radiation caused by electronics such as computers and ELF fields. [Naisha Ahsian]
۞ Vanadinite is helpful to writers who have to harness their creative energies and meet deadlines, and it can help break through “writer’s block”. [Robert Simmons]
۞ Carrying or meditating with Vanadinite, one can sense and even predict changes in the weather. Those working with geomancy will find their awareness of ley lines and vortices noticeably enhanced. Individuals who use dowsing will experience clearer and stronger sensations, and their pendulums or divining rods will work more efficiently. [Robert Simmons]
۞ Vanadinite is a red, lead-based mineral. [Marina Costelloe]
۞ Vanadinite promotes physical vitality and enhances charisma. It also promotes attentiveness, particularly to sound. [Marina Costelloe]
۞ Vanadinite helps you to become comfortable with your physicality, shifting the emphasis from your mind to your body. This stone transfers the perfection of the highest levels of your being into the cellular structures of your physical body. [Judy Hall— “Sun in Virgo”]
۞ Vanadinite is an excellent stone for bringing you fully into incarnation. It gently grounds your spirit into the physical body and helps you to be comfortable in the earth environment, while maintaining a strong connection with universal energy. Daily meditation together with the knowledge that you are a spiritual being who is presently on a human journey, is an excellent way to self-nurture. [Judy Hall— “Moon in Aquarius”]
۞ Vanadinite teaches how to conserve energy. [Judy Hall — Encyclopedia]
۞ Vanadinite fills the gap between thought and intellect. [Judy Hall — Encyclopedia]
۞ Defining goals, Vanadinite combines rational thought with inner guidance. [Judy Hall — Encyclopedia]
۞ Note: Vanadinite is toxic; use with care. [Judy Hall — Encyclopedia]
۞ Vanadinite can promote thrift in spending; either conserving ones energy or ones money. It is a good stone for those who have tendencies to overspend. [Melody]