Carborundum is a man made creation, it’s exotic, iridescent, rainbow covered spikes are like something from a gothic fairy tale. (It’s scientific name is Silicon Carbide, it is made in Poland).This crystal was created in the 1800’s in an attempt to create diamonds using electricity. Carborundum is thought to be a master healer that shines light in all areas of your life and connects to all chakras, purifies mind, body and spirit. It encourages intuition and discernment, eye strain and any computer related injuries.Whatever you do, or don’t believe about the magical properties, this stuff is very, very cool, and enchantingly beautiful. For more information please see Crystal Properties.