Iron Pyrite is known to be a powerful protection stone which is said to shield and protect against all forms of negative energy.
It helps maintain a good memory and stimulates the intellect, helping to easily recall information as needed. Pyrite assists one in seeing beyond pretence, lending insight and understanding to people and situations.
Pyrite encourages good health and a sense of emotional well-being. It opens a window to let the bearer see the purity of the universe.
In physical healing Iron Pyrite has been used to reduce swelling and fevers and treat lung disorders. It is used in the treatment of infectious diseases whilst providing protection from the disease for the care giver.