Medicine Wheel Meanings:
Conservation; Detail; Manifold; Messenger; Perseverance; Understanding the cycle of the Earth; Stability; Connection; Bridging.
The petrifying to wood is the totem mineral of the turtle clan which is connected with the Earth in the inner circle of the medicine wheel. The petrifaction of the wood starts when its structure is affected by dramatic changes in the earth. The petrifaction are available in many colors because they became stones from the plants.
Investigation of your connection with plants and mineral resources. Exploring ancient knowledge.
A fossilized heart.
The ability to connect yourself with the mineral empire as well as with the plants empire.
* Please, see meaning of ossification.