Theserpentinegroup describes a group of common rock-forming hydrous magnesium iron phyllosilicate ((Mg, Fe)3Si2O5(OH)4) minerals; they may contain minor amounts of other elements including chromium, manganese, cobalt or nickel. In mineralogy and gemology, serpentine may refer to any of 20 varieties belonging to the serpentine group. Owing to admixture, these varieties are not always easy to individualize, and distinctions are not usually made.
Serpentine helps with emotional cleansing, psychic powers, and to attract love and money. Used in the rise of the kundalini, facilitating the rise by opening a path that lessens discomfort.