Patterns of imbalance: Strong despair and anquish; experiencing the dark night of the soul.
Sweet Chestnut heals the deepest form of soul anquish and despair–that which is often referred to as the dark night of the soul. The conditions which require Sweet Chestnut are extreme, and the individual is often i the most negative and acute form of suffering; however, this remedy is the harbinger of great spiritual transformation. The one who needs Sweet Chestnut is tested literally to the breaking point of endurance. –Taken from Flower Essence Repertory by P. Kaminski and R. Katz