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Howlite, a calcium borosilicate hydroxide, is a borate mineral found in evaporite deposits. Howlite was discovered near Windsor, Nova Scotia in 1868 by Henry How, a Canadian chemist, geologist, and mineralogist. The most common form of howlite is irregular nodules, sometimes resembling cauliflower. Crystals of howlite are rare. Howlite is commonly used to make decorative objects such as small carvings or jewelry components. Because of its porous texture, howlite can be easily dyed to imitate other minerals, especially turquoise because of the superficial similarity of the veining patterns. Howlite is a stone of awareness. It will give you the gift of wisdom and enlightenment. It can help you connect to higher realms and remove the veils that are blocking the truths in your life. Howlite is a great tool to have during meditation because it can help you focus your mind and remove any kind of distracting thought. It will help you get rid of your stress and anxiety, it is also a powerful calming stone. This stone will also work in giving you the strength to let go of unhealthy attachments and old emotional pains. It can help you process your emotions so that they can give you peace, happiness, and contentment in all aspects of your life, It can soften or remove your anger, your aggressiveness, and your being unreasonable. It will eliminate selfishness and thoughtlessness. It will help you stop being overly critical about yourself, too.