Galena is a transformation stone. It is effective when embarking on a personal spiritual journey.
Galena is sometimes used in past life regression therapy as a guide to inner vision. It assists in facing and overcoming one's deepest fears.
Galena is an Earth stone and as such has strong grounding properties:
Brings strength, courage and ability to face difficult times
Helps one to recover personal power
Assists in countering the ill effects of radiation, electromagnetic pollution, long hours in front of the computer
Galena is used by healers to counter infection, protect against radiation, recover from addictions.
Galena is the principle ore of lead. Although lead is normally extremely flexible, the sulfur content of galena makes it extraordinarily brittle and reactive to chemical treatment. Wash hands after handling and do not ingest.