PYRITE (also known as Fool's Gold) is a very protective stone, shielding the user from negative energy of all kinds. Pyrite blocks energy leaks and mends tears in the energy field. Carry Pyrite in your pocket to protect you from both environmental pollution and physical danger. Pyrite also promotes good physical health and emotional well-being. Chakras: Root, Sacral, Solar Plexus. Element: Earth.