Bismuth, number 83 on the periodic table, In its naturally occurring form, it is an iridescent silvery white crystalline, brittle metal and is very rare. It is more usually seen as a rainbow colored crystal which is obtained by heating the Metal down to a liquid and allowing it to cool again. Bismuth naturally forms the crystal shapes during the cooling process. Surface oxidation (rust) is what gives it various colors.
*Avoid water, it will remove the colorful rust layer*
Bismuth is believed to be an element that stimulates energy, vitality and can help you achieve your goals, especially when working as part of a team. It may be used to support transformation by aiding travel between the physical plane and realms of astral and spirit. It is also thought to help with visualization while shamanic journeying. Lastly, it is believed to aid in relieving feelings of overwhelm, isolation and loneliness.