Cradle of Humankind
Cradle of Humankind
Celebrate the beautiful humanity in those around you. Recognize and return to your original state of perfection. Heal pain, guilt, or shame from the past or past lives. Remember your roots and honor your Ancestors. Let Cradle of Humankind reveal who you truly are!
|Polish||Shiny & Smooth|
|Quality||A (quality chart)|
|Shape||Irregular Polished Shapes|
|Transparency||Translucent to Opaque|
|Average Size||0.5 in / 13 mm (size chart)|
|Average Weight||2 g / 10 carats|
10 in stock
10 in stock
Cradle of Humankind Healing Properties
Rare and wonderful tumbled Cradle of Humankind. These darling stones come from the World Heritage Site in South Africa where our ancestors came from. It doesn't matter where you live or where your recent ancestors came from - ALL of us, the whole hominid family. once roamed the tip of Africa. The grey stones were mined by archaeologists who are carefully digging in caves, searching for the fossil remains of some of our oldest grandparents. Cradle of Humankind stones are fantastic tools for exploring generational issues and for connecting to our roots. They are also a phenomenal choice for a crystal collection dedicated to world peace.
Ethically Sourced Cradle of Humankind
Cradle of Humankind Healing, Mineralogy, and History
Published January 2015 • Updated August 2022 • Read Time: 7 minutes
Cradle of Humankind is a rare and fantastic addition to any crystal collection! It is a Gray Chalcedony that is mined as part of archaeological digs at the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site in South Africa. These remarkable caves have produced some of the oldest and best hominid fossils in the world. Anyone who is interested in who we are, where we came from and the family of humanity will delight in this special stone. Energetically, Cradle of Humankind is sweet and grounding. It reminds us that there is no need for war or strife, or the divisions of Us vs Them. There is only a Greater Us. […]
Tumbled Cradle of Humankind
What You’ll Receive: 1 Stone - 100% natural Cradle of Humankind
Selection Process: The stone I select for you will be carefully chosen for its beauty and appeal. If combined with other stones, I always take time to choose stones that look and feel good together.
Polishing Method: Drum polished. Each stone is unique and minor variations are what makes them beautiful.
Color: grey and white
All Orders are shipped Next Business Day
- Domestic First-Class averages 3-7 days.
- International First Class averages 2-3 weeks.
- Shipping envelopes, paperwork & boxes are recyclable
- Shipping peanuts & bubble-wrap are biodegradable
- ‘Plastic’ bags are plant-based & compostable
35 reviews for Cradle of Humankind
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Marisa M. (Massachusetts) –
It’s perfect and exactly as described!
Adela G (New York) –
I received my crystal gems. They are truly special. I also appreciate the information you shared about them. Kudos on the article you wrote. These crystals are interesting. I’d like to learn more about them. Thank you so much for everything, also the very nice tea: I love it. Thank you!
Adela G. (New York) –
I truly appreciate this shop. Their crystals are beautiful and the quality is high. Shipment is quick and we’ll packaged. Julie includes helpful information as well as a delicious complimentary Hawaiian tea bag.
Adela G. (New York) –
These lovely gems arrived well packaged, protected and bearing gifts – thank you Julie. These crystals are small but their energy is ENORMOUSLY pleasant and positive! I will be getting more.
Ramona C. (Arkansas) (verified owner) –
It was Packaged very well and it was very beautiful. Loved the extra info too.
Melissa M. (Ohio) (verified owner) –
Fast shipping! Thanks so much!
Jennifer S. (Colorado) (verified owner) –
The Cradle of Humankind is a fascinating crystal. I love the connection it has to our ancient ancestors. I love the markings on the one you chose for me. It’s very distinctive!
Renee E. (Texas) (verified owner) –
Just as described. Great purchase!
Petra O. (New Jersey) (verified owner) –
Wendy C. (Indianapolis) (verified owner) –
Beautiful stones/good quality and well wrapped. Super fast shipping.
Kinda small for the price of them but I knew that and these are harder to find stones.
Will def shop w this seller again.
Tammy R. (Pennsylvania) (verified owner) –
WONDERFUL!!! ABSOLUTELY! Do not hesitate to purchase from this amazing seller. Many Blessings ✨✨
Estelle V. (France) (verified owner) –
Very beautiful stone, a soft cold dark gray with lighter shades like light whiffs of clouds and lighter veins in light grey and even reddish. It seems to hold many secrets and be soothing at the same time. Can’t wait to work with it :)
Julia Y. (California) (verified owner) –
These are top quality crystals. These stones have such a beautiful vibration. The first thing that came to my mind was “Peace on Earth.” I wanted these stones for a pendant I will be making but I will be purchasing more for a grid. They are powerful!
Donna K. (Virginia) (verified owner) –
Fast shipping! Very happy with purchase!! Great seller!! A+++
Desiree S. (Nevada) (verified owner) –
My crystals arrived today!!! They are amazing thank you!!! They are all so beautiful!!! I am in love!!
Laura T (Texas) (verified owner) –
I got the cradle of humanity…they are GORGEOUS! Your stones are always so high-vibration, and I can tell that they have been well-treated.
Marne G. (New York) (verified owner) –
Beautifully packaged, good communication!
Mary G. (Minnesota) (verified owner) –
Beautiful stone! A great addition to my collection.
Caroline B. (British Columbia) (verified owner) –
Excellent communication, packaging & beautiful crystals, thank you <3
Regina V. (Florida) (verified owner) –
Love this Seller.I want something special I contact her 1st. Never dissapointed
Karen K. (California) (verified owner) –
Shawn C. (Michigan) (verified owner) –
Great stone, very good person to deal with. Will be purchasing more stones.
Jennifer B. (Washington) (verified owner) –
I could not believe how fast these stones arrived first of all. I was not even able to leave a review yet :) Not only did I receive these fast, the stones are gorgeous and have a wonderful energy. My interaction with this seller has been incredible! I love her site and will be back many times to purchase more.
Samina J. (Ohio) (verified owner) –
So grounding and powerful. Happy to be working with its medicine.
Janet S. (Maine) (verified owner) –
I received the Cradle of Humankind the other day and loved the energy I felt when I opened up the packaging. It has such a powerful, yet at the same time, gentle energy. I can’t wait to use it in a session!
Margaret G. (West Virginia) (verified owner) –
Arrived quickly and as promised. Nice friendly seller.
Tracey N. (California) (verified owner) –
Just amazing! Julie is the best; my two stones are perfect together and for me!!
Donna T. (North Dakota) (verified owner) –
Nice stone. Satisfying transaction.
Debra M. (Texas) (verified owner) –
beautiful thank you
Karen (Illinois) (verified owner) –
Love this stone, excited to awaken to its energy. Wonderful to know that the owner is a healer as well. Great customer service and hope to remain connected in the future.
Deanna S. (Illinois) (verified owner) –
Julie is such a wonderful person to deal with and it’s obvious the stones are consciously chosen — the Cradle of Humankind I just received has a wonderful energy. I’ve always been happy with my Moonrise Crystal purchases and I’m also grateful for Julie’s dedication regarding the information she provides on her site about the stones. I highly recommend Moonrise Crystals.
Bradley C. (California) (verified owner) –
Cynthia W. (Missouri) (verified owner) –
Beautiful stones. Thank you for the quick delivery!
Christopher P. (Ohio) (verified owner) –
Great seller! Beautiful Gemstones!! Will do business with again!
Alex H. (Texas) (verified owner) –