Autunite was named after the French town of Autun. The mineral can be colored in lime green, lemon yellow, gray, or yellow. The crystals are translucent. The stone’s lustre is vitreous. Its hardness is 2.0-2.5, and the density is 3.05-3.19 g/cm3. The main deposits are located in Germany, France, England, and Madagascar.
There is a belief that autunite has almost all the healing properties specific for the yellow minerals. For example, autunite is thought to stimulate the liver functioning. It has a beneficial effect on the entire body, enhances appetite and improves digestion. Some lithotherapists assume that autunite can cure such skin diseases as allergic dermatitis and eczema.
In the magic practice, autunite is considered to boost intelligence. Men should wear an amulet of this mineral to develop the harmonization of their life. Autunite helps women gain self-confidence and find their way in life. This mineral can help people master self-control and abstinence.
Autunite is an amulet of people whose professional activity is associated with a constant risk to their life. As a talisman, you can use a small piece of the raw mineral. The talisman will help its owner face challenges with dignity. It will teach them to make the right decisions quickly.