These stones have a color which is mainly blue, or blue-grey with white Calcite mixed within the stones. These crystals are a beautiful blue color, so they is a lovely stone to make into jewelry.
The meaning of them names relate to its high sodium content. Hackmanite is a higher vibration variety of Sodalite, and its color is generally pink or lavender purple.
The biggest deposits of this stone are in Brazil. It has also been found in Russia, Greenland, Romania, France, India, Myanmar, Namibia, Canada and the USA
Sodalite stone has a strong vibration that will bring your attention to the qualities of idealism and truth.
Its energy may stimulate you to live up to your own ideas, about the truth.
It has strong metaphysical properties that may stimulate creative abilities and it allowd teachers, writers and students to understand the deeper philosophical principles.
Its energy is particularly helpful to aid the development of psychic abilities and with developing intuition.
It is excellent to aid communication and may help you if you are doing public speaking. It may help you to understand the things like astrology and the tarot.
for meditating, as this is an excellent stone to help you to go deeper into the meditative state. It is very helpful if you have found your meditation to be lacking depth, or if you have trouble focusing on what you hope or desire to achieve through the experience.
These gifts may aid you to make better use of spiritual information, that it helps you to bring through from your higher self during meditation
If you work with a group, this stone is excellent to accentuate the groups purpose and to better cement the actions and aims of the group. It helps to being harmony, trust and strength of purpose to all of the group members.