Merkabah and chariot magic is over 2000 years old. Shungite adds more attributes to the shape from its own lore. Shungite is said to be the "miracle stone" or "the stone of life", known for its incredible healing and protection properties, boost immune system, balancing mind and emotions, and activates the healing process within the body. Whether you want this 8 pointed item for ancient magic or as a conversation piece you will find it an interesting item. Shungite Merkabah, 2 1/2". From Russia.