White Howlite in the Gemstone LibraryWhite Howlite

Name Origin: Named after Henry How of Nova Scotia when he first described it in 1868.

Historical significance/folklore: Howlite was named for the Canadian Geologist who discovered it in the 19th century, Henry How. There was not significant history found about this gemstone.

Gemstone properties: Encourages you to be true to yourself and your inner knowing, allowing the mind to receive wisdom. Howlite enables you to formulate your ambitions, and facilitates communication. Helps to absorb anger, within you or directed toward you. A calming stone, good for deepening sleep and recovering wisdom from dream state.

Healing Properties: Memory, nursing mothers, insomnia, calcium levels, teeth, bones.