Mookaite Meaning and Benefits


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Meaning – General Information and History

Mookaite gets its name from the location where it was first discovered and is currently mined. This area is Mooka Creek in the Kennedy Ranges of Western Australia. According to locals, the Aboriginal word “mooka” means “running waters” and is a reference to the many freshwater springs that feed Mooka Creek. Furthermore, it is not surprising to find that this stone comes from the outback of the sunburnt country with its earthy colours of red, orange, white, pink, purple and any shade between.

It has a Mohs hardness factor of 6 – 7, and a vitreous lustre. Mookaite is a silicified porcelainite, from the Jasper family.

Many spelling variations and terms exist for this stone; including Mookite, Moakite, Moukite, Mookalite, Mookerite, as well as Mook or Mook Jasper. Nevertheless, according to Mooka Creek locals who named it, only “Mookaite” is the correct name.

It transmits an invigorating frequency of strength and vitality and also increases your Life Force. It is an Aboriginal Mother Earth stone. Furthermore, it is acquiring a solid reputation throughout the world because of its healing capacity. And moreover, for allowing you to experience the electromagnetic energy currents of the Earth.

Meaning – Metaphysical Benefits.

Mookaite is a stone of the “here and now”. It is a nurturing stone that supports and sustains during times of stress, bringing peace and a feeling of wholeness. It centres and roots our etheric energies to the Earth. Mookaite physically stabilises and fortifies your ego, as well as balances your emotions. It also assists with mirroring energy or reflecting back on what you need to see. The stone’s colouring associates it with the lower Chakras.

This stone is very helpful when you are trying to make a specific decision. Mookaite allows you to be more flexible and to have a new perspective, perception and focus. Its grounding quality allows for an awareness of new ideas, as well as the ability to execute them. The warmer the colour (reds, oranges, yellows), the more like an old comforting friend this stone can be. When the stone has more yellow to beige tones it conveys more empowerment and strength.

Mookaite helps to build your self-esteem. With its grounding properties, it works well when you are dealing with a fearful situation or feel in need of protection. Also, it is particularly good as an emotional protector. It promotes balance between your needs and the requirements of the day; allowing you to recognise and to care for the things of prime importance to your well being. Mookaite can assist in dealing with negative situations and provides a shield of uncompromising strength when confronting danger.

Consider Mookaite as a meditation stone as it promotes inner calm whilst simultaneously promoting the desire for change. It helps with living meditation; where you make meditation a part of everything you do. Furthermore, it can assist in contacting souls on other planes and is an aid in communication with animals.

It encourages an ageless spirit willing to deal with change and seek new experiences, as well as awakening your natural instincts. Plus it enables you to make use of these positive energies to increase your will and focus your personal power.

Mookaite Meaning – Healing.

This is the grounding stone of self-healing. It is said to calm overexcitable people. As a healing stone it can be used to focus on someone’s health. It may assist to stabilise the physical body and it is particularly effective for boosting and strengthening the immune system. Useful for healing wounds, treating water retention, and weight gain, and helpful in treating stomach disorders, and hernias. This is a good stone to help you as you age, as it assists physical ageing by raising your vibration.

Tips for using Mookaite

  • Place Mookaite around your home to promote good behaviour from children.
  • Carry or wear Mookaite as an excellent support to promote weight loss.
  • Put a Mookaite in your pocket when going for job interviews to boost your confidence.
  • Holding Mookaite will help you to make the right decision.
  • Hold on to Mookaite for comfort if you are feeling lonely or if you have the blues.
  • Keep Mookaite around your work area for inspiration and creative input.
  • Mookaite can enhance your communications and promote good outcomes.


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First presented in the July 2012 Newsletter, and edited May ’22 for inclusion here.

© Ron and Sue Windred.
Disclaimer: The outlined metaphysical and healing properties in this website are for inspiration and reference. We gather this information and alleged properties from writings, books, folklore and various other sources. They are also dependent upon the attitude and beliefs of the individual. Furthermore they do not replace diagnosis or treatment by a qualified therapist or physician.

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