Crystal and Gemstone Metaphysical Meanings
This directory will assist you in learning about some of the most common crystals and gemstones available. Of even more importance, as you learn about each stone, you will find that you will become attracted to specific ones. When this happens, it is your sign to pay attention to this inner guidance system. This is your Higher Self telling you that the properties of the stone will be of benefit to you in some area of your life. Crystals and gemstones are gifts from Mother Earth so above all, enjoy and have fun with them!
AGATE promotes inner stability, composure, and maturity. It’s warm, protective properties encourage security and self-confidence. It is a great crystal to use during pregnancy. Agate stops the burning desires for things we do not need and assists those juggling commitments or multiple jobs. It helps writer’s express ideas in marketable form, and helps young children learn to walk and not fall as they get older. Agate also promotes marital fidelity. Agate is useful as a protection amulet when traveling and is especially effective against traffic accidents. As a professional support stone, Agate stabilizes the imagination and inspiration of artists, provides personal security for police, telephone workers, cooks, chefs and bakers, and protection from falling objects for builders and construction workers. It provides physical strength and endurance for dancers, dentists, and environmentalists, and emotional endurance for educators and recreational workers. Agate enhances mental function by improving concentration, perception, and analytical abilities. Agate encourages a sense of reality and pragmatic thinking. Agates with regular designs soothe those who desire peace and harmony, while those with irregular designs can stimulate action and important decision making. Agate is beneficial in self-analysis and uncovering hidden circumstances that might interfere with well-being. It promotes self-acceptance and confidence, encouraging the speaking of one's own truth. Agate overcomes negativity and bitterness of the heart, by healing anger, fostering love, and lending the courage to start over. It is useful for any kind of trauma. Agate stabilizes the aura, eliminating and transforming negative energies. Its cleansing effect is powerful at all levels. Agate raises awareness and links into the collective consciousness of the oneness of life. It encourages quiet contemplation of one's life experiences that lead to spiritual growth and inner stability.
AGATE, BANDED is often called the earth rainbow, is a healing stone for body, mind and spirit. It can increase concentration, honesty and memory. Banded Agate also protects the wearer from psychic attack, thereby preventing negative energy from harming you. Physically, Banded Agate increases stamina, helps with digestive conditions and protects the body from harmful radiation from X-rays. Agate is formed with bands of microscopic quartz crystals. It is both a grounding and a spiritual stone, allowing for one to bring their spiritual experiences into their everyday reality. Agate is believed to improve mental functions and can help where issues of clarity and stability are concerned. Agate is also helpful in overcoming negative emotions by bringing love into the chakras. Although they work very slowly and deliberately, this gentle nature of Agate helps it to have a lasting impact.
AGATE, BLACK brings the Great Spirit into one’s life. It attracts good fortune and abundance and increases concentration and promotes mental clarity and good will. It aids in overcoming flaws, fears, and loneliness and helps to removes jinxes and eliminate bad luck. Black Agate, like all black stones, is a grounding and protective crystal. It gives a calming peace that helps those during a period of bereavement or other challenging events. Black Agate gives inner strength to move on and is also very helpful in keeping the peace in stressful households. This calming stone will keep one steady when faced with practical decision-making or when doling out ‘tough love’. It is commonly used for protection, courage and success.
AGATE, BLUE LACE is one of the rarest and most popular of the agates. This is a calming, uplifting stone with its soft blue color providing strength to the throat chakra and encouraging peace. It can be used wherever there is a buildup of painful or irritated energy. Blue lace agate brings calm and tranquility and reduces anger, even deep anger issues, and calms nervousness. It is even considered a happiness stone from these harmonious energies it carries, as well as one of hope. Spiritually, blue lace agate assists in flight, grace, reaching higher Spiritual planes, communicating with angels. It can help bring stronger intuition and inner knowing through this contact with higher Spiritual planes and angels. Inspiration is another hallmark of blue lace agate and that can assist in inner attunement and has been said to be useful for performing miracles. As with all agates, blue lace agate is a protective stone and is particularly strong in protecting children. Its protective energies are more gentle and subtle than some stones, but it is effective nonetheless.
AGATE, BOTSWANA is called the Sunset Stone because it retains sunlight and comforts people through dark, lonely nights. It is named after the area in Africa where it is mined. It was traditionally used in African fertility ceremonies to encourage potency and the conception of strong, healthy offspring. It soothes repressed emotions and moves you beyond limits; it’s excellent for smokers whose nerves are on edge. An "eye" formation in Botswana Agate is both protective and considered especially lucky. Botswana Agate is a useful receptacle for negative energy and toxicity, excellent for gridding around a house. It prevents out-of-body visitations from another soul and turns back unwelcome spirits. Agate promotes inner stability, composure, and maturity. It’s warm, protective properties encourage security and self-confidence. It is a great crystal to use during pregnancy.
AGATE, CRAZY LACE is called the Laughter Stone, or "Happy Lace." It is associated with sunny Mexican fiestas and dancing and brings joy to those who wear it. It is not a stone of protection, but of support and encouragement, elevating thoughts and promoting optimism. Its graceful design, in random lacy patterns, creates a circular flow of energy, stimulating for the mind and attitude. Crazy Lace Agate is a variety of banded Chalcedony, a mineral of the Quartz family. It is predominantly white, with layers of creamy browns, blacks and grays. Some may include layers of yellow ochre, gold, scarlet and red. Agate is sometimes called the earth rainbow because, in its various forms, the concentric bands in nature form nearly every color the earth can produce, including a colorless form. Crazy Lace Agate with its twisting and turning bands is elegant and dynamic. It promotes mental agility, liveliness and variety, and encourages flexibility in thinking and action. Agate promotes inner stability, composure, and maturity. It has a warm, protective properties encouraging security and self-confidence. It is a great crystal to use during pregnancy. Agate also promotes marital fidelity. Agate is useful as a protection amulet when traveling and is especially effective against traffic accidents. Crazy Lace Agate improves tissue metabolism, elasticity of blood vessel walls and prevents varicose veins. Crazy Lace Agate's energy is circular and flowing. It helps overcome depression and despair, elevating thoughts and attitudes. It is uplifting and increases self-esteem. Crazy Lace Agate absorbs emotional pain, especially when worn as jewelry over the heart or throat. Crazy Lace Agate stabilizes the aura, eliminating and transforming negative energies. Its cleansing effect is powerful at all levels. Crazy Lace Agate has been considered symbolical of the Third Eye chakra, our center of perception and consciousness. It controls the energy flow of the body, and is the source of our ideas, dreams, and visions.
AGATE, DENDRITIC encourages healing, restoration and creativity. It is said to improve self-esteem and emotional balance. It is a stone of protection and since biblical times, has been worn and used to protect against storms. It was highly valued as talismans and amulets. Additionally, agate is thought to quench thirst and alleviate fever. Alternative healers will place agate stones on the solar plexus region of those with stomach illnesses. Some shamanic cultures believe agate balances yin/yang energy and revitalizes the stone's possessor by removing negative energy. The dendritic patterns in agate symbolize grounding & self-introspection. It is known as the "Stone of Plentitude" increasing abundance, especially in the areas of business and agriculture. These crystals are very special, and no pattern is repeated!
AGATE, MOSS is extremely beneficial as a body strengthener in times of stress and soothes self-esteem and battered egos. Its steady energies aid those who feel unstable or ungrounded as it strengthens positive traits and promotes emotional strength. It is an excellent stone for convalescing after illness, or in recovery from addictions. It enhances mental concentration, persistence and endurance, making it useful as an aid in physical exercise programs, therapies, or body building. Moss Agate is a cleansing crystal, useful for clearing personal energy systems as well as environmental. It is helpful in reducing sensitivity to weather. The Native American Indians used Moss Agate as a power stone, and it has been successfully used in cloud-busting and aiding the weather patterns to reach ultimate equilibrium.
AGATE, TREE is considered a Talisman in some parts of India, Tree Agate is a stone of inner peace. Gentle Tree Agate calms nerves, and can be combined with Clear Quartz to deepen meditation and prayer. Tree Agate brings our focus to the oneness of us all, dissolving egoism and arrogance. Tree Agate is a highly supportive stone that boosts the immune system and regulates the balance of water in the body. Tree Agate helps to clear energy blockages in the Nadis (energy channels) to allow for a greater flow of this energy throughout the body. By opening these pathways, Tree Agate can help connect to the natural cycles in life, thereby opening one up to a flow of abundance and prosperity. Having a deep connection to nature, Tree Agate can assist those involved with conservation projects. Tree Agate is a healer of geopathic stress; by emitting its calming and centering energies into the environment. Physically, Tree Agate can help ailments of the nerves and blood capillaries but is especially helpful to those with neuralgia. In general, Agates carry a quiet energy that works on the subtle bodies and are great for achieving stability and balance in many aspects of one’s life. Agates tend to work behind the scenes on the cause, instead of the symptom, of an issue. Agate is believed to improve mental functions and can help where issues of clarity and stability are concerned. Agate is also helpful in overcoming negative emotions by bringing love into the chakras. Although they work very slowly and deliberately, this gentle nature of Agate helps them to have a lasting impact.
AMAZONITE is as powerful as the river for which it is named, and as bold as the legendary women warriors with whom it is connected, yet it tempers aggression, tames the irrational, and stills the disquiet. It provides harmony and balance. Called the Stone of Courage and the Stone of Truth, Amazonite empowers one to search the self and discover one’s own truths and integrity, and to move beyond fear of judgment or confrontation with others to live in alignment with those beliefs and values. It provides the freedom to express one’s thoughts and feelings, and to set strong and clear boundaries, both internally as self-discipline, and externally on what one is willing to experience or in defining personal space. As a metaphysical healer, Amazonite soothes the chakras and aligns the physical body to the etheric. It is particularly rejuvenating to the Heart and Throat Chakras, enhancing loving communication on all levels. It balances one’s masculine/feminine energies as well as many aspects of the personality. It awakens compassion for others by allowing one to perceive both sides of a problem and accepting differing points of view to affect peace, or to see both sides of an issue objectively. Amazonite assists in communicating one’s true thoughts and feelings without over-emotionalism. Sleeping with an Amazonite can bring these components into focus through the symbolism of dreams. It’s excellent for children, neurological problems, and nerves.
AMETHYST is the premier spiritual stone, providing purifying, healing, and protective energies to help clear, open, and balance the Crown Chakra. It has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate and soothe the mind and emotions. It carries the energy of fire and passion, creativity and spirituality, yet bears the logic of temperance and sobriety. Amethyst provides a connection to the Divine, known for its metaphysical abilities to still the mind and inspire an enhanced meditative state. Its inherent high frequency purifies the aura of any negative energy or attachments and creates a protective shield of Light around the body, allowing one to remain clear and centered while opening to spiritual direction. Amethyst stimulates the Third Eye, Crown and Etheric Chakras enhancing cognitive perception as well as accelerating the development of intuitive and psychic ability. It initiates wisdom and greater understanding and is a stone of comfort for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Amethyst’s ability to expand the higher mind also enhances one’s creativity and passion. It strengthens the imagination and intuition and refines the thinking processes. It helps in the assimilation of new ideas, putting thought into action, and brings projects to fruition. It is a talisman of focus and success.
AMETHYST, CHEVRON (also called Banded Amethyst and Dream Amethyst) has all the healing properties of Amethyst and a few additional qualities. Chevron Amethyst is excellent for working with the third eye and stimulating the third eye chakra. It can enhance intuition and is a powerful stone for dissipating and repelling negativity. It has a cleansing effect on the aura. Amethyst has been known pretty much forever as the master of ceremonies when it comes to spirituality. It is a powerful protection stone creating a bubble around the carrier, warding off psychic attacks and negative energy. It is also seen as the sobering stone, very good for any and all forms of addiction, from alcoholism to anorexia, if you suffer with either of these, or love someone who does, a good-sized piece of Amethyst under their bed, at the head end will work while they sleep (though it does also have a sobering effect on the libido too so bear that in mind)! Crystal healers work with Chevron Amethyst for its psychic energies and for its ability to clear and strengthen the aura. Chevron Amethyst can amplify energies needed for manifestation and works well in grid work. Chevron Amethyst is also said to deepen the meditative state, enhancing the quality and frequency of visions and inspiration from higher realms. It is the perfect stone for meditation. It is also the perfect calming antidote for rage and anger. It creates a protective energy field around its carrier, assisting in transmuting negative energies within the wearer and protecting them from external negative energies. Amethyst assists in encouraging our growth towards our higher potential and spiritual expansion. It also brings peace, insight and calmness, and helps insomnia sufferers sleep more easily.
ANYOLITE (also called Ruby in Zoisite) is a combination crystal that contains both the properties of fiery Ruby and earthy Zoisite. This stone contains small Ruby crystals that have become embedded in Zoisite. It is a “marriage” of passion and patience. Ruby in Zoisite enhances psychic abilities, aids in the communication of spirit guides and, when placed on the Crown chakra, amplifies spirituality, engaging the body’s own energy field. Ruby in Zoisite helps you to maintain your individuality while still being part of the world around you. It keeps you from over-reacting to difficult situations and prevents mood swings. Ruby in Zoisite transmutes negative energy into the positive. It is especially helpful during the grieving process, allowing you to release that pain and sorrow and gain spiritual comfort while getting on with your life and regaining that passion. It also enhances that passion into compassion for others who may be going through the same. Physically, Ruby in Zoisite calms a racing heartbeat while maintaining the body’s equilibrium, especially during times of stress. It relieves inflammation and promotes strength in the immune system, heart, and lungs. Ruby in Zoisite can help heal problems associated with the reproductive organs and increase fertility, both in men and women. It is most helpful after a miscarriage or hysterectomy. Ruby in Zoisite is also beneficial in fighting bacterial infections.
APACHE TEAR is good for sorrow, grief, and forgiveness; it removes self-limitation and emotional barriers. Apache Tears are the translucent variety of Black Obsidian and is made of volcanic glass. Apache Tears received their name because it is said that grieving Apache women, who lost their loved ones in a raid, cried for a month and their tears fell to the ground, becoming a form of Black Obsidian. It is because of this that Apache Tears will often protect the wearer from grief and sorrow. The Tears will absorb the grief and release old hurts, so the spirit is uplifted. Apache Tears can protect one when traveling, especially at night. Place on your desk to keep demanding co-workers at bay and guard against hostility. Apache Tears can be given to children who’ve been traumatized; let them hold one up to a light source so that they may see that ‘there is light’ out there, and all is not dark. Generally, all Obsidian protects the wearer from hostility, negativity, psychic ‘vampires’ and spiritual entities that do not belong. It offers release from tension and enables one to move forward in his/her life, with a more promising outlook. Physically, Obsidian often points to the root cause of an illness. It clears the blockages that cause disease. Use Obsidian for detoxifying, alleviating bleeding, increasing blood circulation, and helping with the pain associated with arthritis and other joint discomfort. Use Apache Tears to help with deficiencies of Vitamins D and C, muscle spasms and knee discomfort.
APATITE is a stone that mystically can stimulate the thoughts and ideas. It is used, often in conjunction with meditation, to increase intellect, imagination, and intuitive and psychic awareness. It helps you maintain focus, learn, concentrate effectively, think clearly, and communicate better. Apatite is a powerful meditation or psychic awareness tool. It can clear the aura, enable spiritual attunement, and bring powerful psychic awareness. Apatite is used very successfully mystically for lucid dreaming, deep meditation, astral travel, past life work, rebirthing, and inner wisdom. It is a stone that promotes psychic communication, clairvoyance, and clairaudience. It is also a stone that can be used to enhance the energies of other gemstones and crystals.
APOPHYLLITE creates a conscious connection between the physical and the spiritual realms, intensifies clairvoyance and intuition. As a powerful energy transmitter, it also increases the energy of other crystals. During astral travel it keeps a strong connection with the physical body, allowing information to be transmitted from the spiritual plane to the physical. Apophyllite promotes introspection into your own behavior, and the correction of imbalances or flaws that are perceived. It abandons pretence and breaks down reserve. This is the stone of truth, bringing recognition of your true self and allowing that to be shown to the world. Apophyllite has a calming effect. It is an effective stress reducer, releasing mental blocks and negative thoughts. Apophyllite imbues universal love into analysis and the decision-making process so that the mind becomes attuned with the spirit.
ARABIC SCRIPT STONE (also known as Calligraphy Stone, Golden Jade, Indian Script Stone, Mariam Stone, Miriam Jasper, Coquina Jasper, Shu Fa Stone, Elephant Skin Jasper or Cobra Jasper) is a stunning gemstone known for its beautiful cursive script like patterns; it is this pen like affect that makes each stone unique and different. These beauties are composed of brown, red, orange and yellow hues that contribute to the stone's beauty and distinctiveness. It can help you keep a cool head in volatile situations and to create positive results from a possibly hopeless situation. It is considered to be a psychic protection stone and can help you access the Akashic Records and find information during past life recall. It can connect the solar plexus chakra and the third eye chakra to help you access your hidden power. It is also a premier grounding stone for the Root Chakra. It can help you contact your guides and angels and is useful in automatic writing. it has a very protective and stabilizing effect that allows us to restore our energy levels and take a few deep breaths of relaxation while promoting clarity and insights. Helping you to stay positive during challenging times, it aids in the gentle release of karma or trauma from the past, helping you to move forward into the future.
ARAGONITE is a stabilizing stone that centers and grounds physical energies, being useful in time of stress. It helps to prepare for meditation and stabilizes spiritual development. It provides insight into the causes of problems and situations. Aragonite aids concentration and brings tolerance and flexibility to the mind. It teaches acceptance and patience, especially helpful to those who feel they have too much responsibility. Aragonite provides strength and support, helping to combat anger and emotional stress. Aragonite is attuned to the Earth Goddess, encouraging conservation and recycling. It is a reliable earth-healer and grounding stone. Aragonite transforms geopathic stress. Aragonite brings warmth to the extremities. It combats deficiencies in Vitamins A and D. Aragonite combats dis-ease and can stop night twitches and muscle spasms. It also helps with general aches and pains. Aragonite stabilizes the base chakra, deepening your connection with the earth. It gently takes you back into childhood to explore the past & work through old beliefs to make the changes you desire now in the present time. It's energy also helps to remove any present-day blockages. It provides insight into the causes of situations and helps you to calmly make the choices that best suit you. Over time, it'll help you to see that it's not the situation itself that causes the anguish or stress, it's the beliefs and thoughts around the situation. Aragonite also aids in concentration and brings tolerance and flexibility to the mind. It teaches acceptance and patience and is especially helpful to those who feel they have too much responsibility. Aragonite provides strength and support, helping to release anger and emotional stress.
ASTROPHYLLITE is an energetically potent stone that infuses your entire system with light. Its strong metaphysical properties for transformation assist you to recognize your purpose for being here as it illuminates your true self. This crystal may aid you to truly love yourself and help you to come to terms with any actions in your past that you may have difficulty fully accepting. Once you fully know yourself you may bring this self-knowledge to your life. Said to be a tranquil and honest stone, it gives you the ability to make major change that will move your life journey forward in a profound way. This stone is a stone of moving forward quickly on your life journey, and it may assist you to find your true path. Its vibration may illuminate your true self, the inner you, and make you aware of those things within yourself that you need to act on. These are storm element stones, which means they have a strong element of transformation within them. This is a stone for psychic protection and helps you to navigate out of body journeys with safety. Its energy at the third eye chakra, crown chakra and soul star chakra are powerful, particularly for those individuals who are walk-ins. It will allow any of you who are of extra-terrestrial origin to feel more at home here on the earth plane. The electro-magnetic vibrations of the energy emitted, encompasses the energy of the highest vibration to the lowest, and will energize each of the chakras, as specifically required by that chakra. This is in alignment with the soul’s purpose, so is safe for anyone to use Astrophyllite. This stone works within all chakras, as it will connect the eighth chakra, commonly called the soul star chakra with the earth star chakra. This connection between these two chakras, will activate, stimulate and align the entire chakra system, as white light flows from one end to the other. If you have psychic abilities, this stone will enhance your telepathic gifts, to allow for more accurate delivery of information from the higher realms.
AVENTURINE, GREEN is a great piece to use when working with the Heart Chakra and/or the Water Elements. It comforts, harmonizes, and protects the heart. Also known as the “Stone of Opportunity,” it is thought to be the luckiest of all crystals, especially in manifesting prosperity and wealth, or for increasing favor in competitions or games of chance. Its winning energy makes it a great ally for boosting one’s chances in any situation - a first date, tax audit, even landing a promotion. One needs only to be near it to derive its benefits. This beautiful stone, however, is not merely an attractor of luck, but one that aligns conditions so “opportunity” is inevitable. Green Aventurine releases old patterns, habits and disappointments so new growth can take place. It brings optimism and a zest for life, allowing one to move forward with confidence and to embrace change. It enhances one’s creativity and motivation, and encourages perseverance in maneuvering life’s obstacles. It also reinforces one’s decisiveness and amplifies leadership qualities, injecting a sense of humor and openness to the ideas of others.
AZURITE embodies the pure Blue Ray like no other crystal. The rich vibrancy of its dark-blue energy resonates to the exact frequency of the Third-Eye Chakra and has been guiding souls to enlightenment since the earliest civilizations began. To the inhabitants of Atlantis and the early Egyptians, Azurite was a most potent psychic stone and shrouded in mystery; its secrets known only to the highest priests and priestesses. It was called the Stone of Heaven by the ancient Chinese who believed it to open celestial gateways and was revered by Greeks and Romans for its visionary insights and healing powers. For the Mayans, Azurite inspired the mystical self and facilitated the transfer of wisdom and knowledge via thought, while Native Americans used this sacred stone to contact their spiritual Indian guide, feel the presence and understand the message. This crystal stimulates the intellect, awakening the development of psychic and intuitive abilities, and brings inner vision into alignment with spiritual guidance. It may be used for the enhancement of dreams, entering a meditative or channeling state, and enables out of body journeys to take place safely. Azurite is beneficial in exploring past or alternate lives, and its ability to clear the Throat Chakra allows for precise verbalization recalled from these experiences. Azurite tempers the mind; it releases stress and confusion, and alleviates worry, indecision, and thoughts that linger in the back of the consciousness. To restore balance and control over emotions and reactions, simply hold the crystal and ask to have the troublesome thoughts evaporate. An excellent crystal for examinations, interviews, presentations, or negotiations, Azurite also fortifies long-term career plans, especially in large or very structured organizations. Azurite cleanses and strengthens the emotional body, releasing stress and worry, and overcoming grief and sadness. It brings a healing light into consciousness allowing it to be infused into thoughts, feelings, words and action. It also reveals fears and phobias for what they are and provides an understanding of why they occurred in the first place. Azurite lends the courage to overcome negative patterns of behavior stemming from insecurity and fear. It helps those who are deceptive or lie habitually to be more clear and truthful to themselves and to others. It calms those who talk too much out of nervousness and encourages those who hold back from self-expression to verbalize their thoughts and feelings. Azurite is excellent for overcoming an inferiority complex, living only to please others, and in overcoming domestic bullying by one’s children, partner, parents, or friends who always know best. Azurite lessens tensions between different generations when sharing a home, especially when there are three or more generations, or relations involved in step-parenting.
BLOODSTONE (also called Heliotrope) grounds the emotional heart and alleviates distress and anxiety. Once was referred to as the Sun Stone, and later Christ’s Stone, its energy carries the purity of blood and inherently speaks of life and birth, vitality and strength, passion and courage. As a talisman it is both mystical and magical, and its virtues are protective and nurturing. Bloodstone is an energy cleanser and stimulates the immune system. This stone stimulates the flow of lymph and the metabolic processes, revitalizes and re-energizes when the body and mind are exhausted by purifying the blood, detoxifying the liver, intestines, kidneys, spleen and bladder. Bloodstone benefits blood-rich organs, regulates and supports blood-flow, aids the circulation, reduces the formation of pus and neutralizes ph. levels. Bloodstone may be helpful in cases of leukemia, as it supports the blood and removes toxins. It is treasured not only as a talisman of good health and long life, but helps to brings its owner respect, good fortune, riches and fame. It protects one from deception; helping to overcome enemies in battle, and secure victory in court and legal matters. It provides protection against threats or bullying, whether verbal or physical, and for guidance to withdraw when appropriate and the courage to confront when needed. It also provides strength when adjusting to new circumstances. It increases mental clarity and aids in decision-making. It provides a mental boost when motivation is lacking, and can revitalize the mind and body if you are exhausted. Bloodstone stimulates dreaming and heightens intuition. It is marvelous for increasing creativity and cultivating a project from the idea stage through to actualization. It encourages blessings and prosperity.
CALCITE, BANDED (also called Inca Calcite and Aztec Calcite) is known as an "Amplifier Stone" with its highly powerful ability to amplify positive healing energy. By simply holding one in your hand, you can create an amazing flow of energy through your body, as they are strong energy amplifiers. With natural red, green, white and browns banded in beautiful form, it is the combination of colors that make this crystal specimen a wonderful and powerful crystal tool. With a truly remarkable bands of browns, reds, oranges, white and greens, each band of color holds significant healing powers. Red Calcite bands increase energy, uplifts emotions, aids willpower and opens the heart chakra. Brown Calcite bands remove negative energies from the environment, releases blockages creating stagnation and cleans the physical and subtle bodies, speeding up development and growth. Orange Calcite bands aligns with the sacral chakra stone that gets the positive energy moving, especially in the areas of creativity and sexuality. It has very strong energizing and cleansing properties. White Calcite bands reduce laziness, increases energy levels, calms the mind, teaches discernment and analysis, and boosts memory. Green Calcite bands alleviate emotional stress encouraging calmness and a sense of serenity while encouraging trust in oneself and the ability to overcome setbacks.
CALCITE, BLUE is a stone that is especially calming and soothing. Nearness of blue calcite is great for calming frayed nerves. Blue calcite in your environment can make you aware of needs for rest, which is the first step in helping you get the rest you need. Blue calcite also amplifies energy, particularly in the realms of communication and thought. Blue calcite is an excellent aid to communication. It fosters enlightened discussion, and eases communication between people with opposing views. It helps you express your views calmly and with tact. Blue calcite is also an enhancer of decision-making. It brings this quality to life through its ability to help you see more clearly what path will lead you to happiness. It also assists in remembering astral travel and channeling experiences. Blue Calcite is wonderful as a balancing and meditation stone for re-centering after excessive exposure to powerful Yang environments. If you need to restore yourself, meditation with calcite is highly recommended.
CALCITE, GREEN is grounding and a centering stone that brings stability. It increases success, prosperity, business, and fertility of all kinds. It is an excellent stone for gardening. It is also considered a stone of manifestation because of its ability to develop increase in all areas. Green calcite enhances intuition and psychic abilities. Green calcite is considered helpful for overcoming addictions and compulsive disorders. As with all calcites, green calcite is said to be good for general health and healing, especially emotional and mental issues. Helpful for reaching mental balance, Green Calcite helps to dissolve old energy patterns and beliefs that may be holding you back. Green Calcite assists during times of mental change or big transitions. Use Green Calcite to help release the comfortable, old programs that you may be holding on to but which no longer serve you. A peaceful stone, Green Calcite can help one to look at situations differently, with the knowledge that, whether good or bad, "This too, shall pass".
CALCITE, YELLOW OPTICAL is a stone that will connect you to your own spirit guides. It will enhance your meditation and stimulate your higher mind, which will link you to the most wonderful spiritual guidance. This stone will clear your mind and help you access your inner wisdom. It will also give you comfort and reassurance when you’re going through tough times in your life. Yellow Calcite will also work on the stagnant energies in your life and break you out of your rut. It will remove the sluggishness and will boost your sense of self-worth. It’s a very uplifting stone that will bring about deep relaxation. It’s also the perfect stone for meditation, channeling, shamanic work, and psychic exploration. Yellow Calcite is powerful energy cleanser. It will purify and remove toxins in your environment and in your aura, and it will increase the positive energies present! It will enhance your overall physical energy in a gentle manner and increase your strength and vitality. It will heal your sorrow and grief, and it will even lift you out of your depression.
CARNELIAN has many healing qualities related to the Sacral Chakra. It stimulates this chakra, bringing passion to the holder. By balancing all three lower chakras, Carnelian can help one to form a healthy emotional connection to physical reality. Working directly with the Sacral Chakra, it encourages one to become centered in this world while maintaining a healthy outlook on spirituality. Carnelian works with extreme negative states such as envy, fear, rage, and sorrow. Connects to the Higher Self for emotional clearing, to move negative states into states of love; it dispels apathy and encourages trust by connecting the lower chakras (base, sacral, and solar plexus) to the heart. For those who are despondent and/or disconnected, Carnelian can bring renewed sense of the creative life-force within an individual. Carnelian aids the reproductive organs, the lower back, and the bladder. Known as a stone of motivation and endurance, leadership and courage, Carnelian helps timid speakers become both eloquent and bold. Ancient Warriors wore Carnelian around their neck for courage and physical power to conquer their enemies.
CELESTITE is known as a gentle emotional releaser; it dissolves unnecessary programming and transmutes emotional energy. Celestite, also known as Celestine, is revered for its high frequency and Divine energies, and is known as a powerful healing crystal. Celestite has been called a “teacher for the New Age", as it will connect one with the Angelic realms, allowing for the free-flow of these higher frequencies into the Crown and Third-Eye Chakras, and down into the Throat Chakra for expression. Bringing mental calm and clarity during any chaotic circumstance, Celestite can allow one to easily flow through a traumatic period and still come out on top. Celestite can relieve stress, anxiety and obsessive behaviors. A stone for peace and harmony, Celestite has the potential to bring these qualities into daily living. Celestite is a great facilitator for deep states of meditation, helping to calm the mind and open it to communication from the higher realms. Celestite is a perfect companion to use during dream time. It will assist in recalling not only the dream, but also the specific details of the dream. Information imparted during the dream state will also be recalled with perfect clarity. Physically, Celestite sends energy to the organs of the higher chakras, aiding the healing of disorders such as brain imbalances, cellular disorders, and ailments of eyes, ears, nose, and throat. Celestite can also act as a detoxifier and pain reliever.
CHRYSOCOLLA (also known as the “Stone of Communication”) is devoted to expression, empowerment and teaching. The serenity of its turquoise-blue color discharges negative energies, calms, and allows truth and inner wisdom to surface and be heard. A peaceful stone, it emphasizes the power our words and actions have on those around us and encourages compassion and strengthening of character. Chrysocolla is a copper stone, ranging from light green to deep blue, and is often found in association with Malachite and Azurite. It is favored as a stone of prosperity and business astuteness, reacting upon the analytical and intuitive abilities. Like a balance scale, it can stimulate the mind and relax emotions at the same time. Chrysocolla is a stone of empowerment of the feminine energies, teaching that genuine power is best expressed through gentleness. It is a stone of the Goddess, and those who resonate with it will likely feel her ancient and enduring energies rising within themselves. It is the stone of forgiveness, peace, and the strengthening of emotional bonds. It encourages compassion and helps us recover our natural spontaneity. Chrysocolla is a teaching stone, encouraging us to reveal our highest knowledge so that others may benefit from our experiences. It is the stone of monks, hermits and prisoners, diminishing the anxiety and depression that often accompanies seclusion. People with wandering temperaments, who never stay in one place, would benefit from it.
CINNABAR (also called Cinnabarite) gets its name from the Persian word meaning ‘Dragons Blood’. It is found as deep red crystals growing with Stilbite which has a very supportive energy, or as tiny red spots included in Quartz. Cinnabar is a stone of prosperity, and it teaches us how to manifest energy into physical form. Often used in alchemy and magic to affect the transformation of energy. It increases the kundalini energy and encourages the flow of Chi throughout the body. Cinnabar is stimulating to the emotional body, assisting to release buried resentment, anger and fear. It is believed to aid with issues of infertility, sexual dysfunction and the causes of weight issues. Cinnabar has been named the Merchant Stone because it attracts wealth. It is thought to boost the immune system, and has been traditionally used to heal staph, boils or bacterial infections. Care should be taken when handling Cinnabar because it is a form of mercury ore. This stone is also powerful for awakening mystic vision, and this may empower you to complete your Divine purpose for incarnating at this time. It is a stone of transformation, of magic, alchemy and healing. It aids enhanced communication and inspired thinking and may be used to align all the chakras and release fear and resentment. These powerful healing crystals often occur either intermixed with quartz in the same stone or alongside quartz crystals. This is an excellent combination for metaphysical purposes, as the quartz serves to amplify the vibration. This crystal will link the third eye chakra with the lower chakra, specifically the sacral chakra and base chakra, and this stones ability to link these chakras is very powerful.
CITRINE calms fears, promotes happiness, and frees energy for spontaneous expression energies. It is a joyful stone with bright energy which lights up many aspects of lives of those who work with it. It has energies of good fortune and good luck. Citrine is well known in crystal work as a success and prosperity stone to the point that it is called the "Success Stone." It is said to promote and manifest success and abundance in all areas, and in many ways. It is particularly used to promote success in business if used in the cash box of a shop, carried or worn, earning it another nickname, "Merchant's Stone." In addition to manifesting abundance, citrine also brings energies of generosity so that the prosperity and success is shared. In the mental arena, citrine enhances mental clarity, confidence, and will power. The mental clarity and confidence support bringing increased creativity and honesty. It is also used to dissipate fear of being alone or unworthy of love. Citrine is a happy stone. It can bring happiness to the person uses it. Because of its removal of negative energy and its own bring positivity, it can relieve depression, self-doubt, anger, and irrational mood swings. Citrine is used to reduce self-destructive tendencies. Citrine can help overcome emotional traumas and grief that may lead to these emotionally self-destructive issues. In crystal healing and healing folklore, citrine is said to be beneficial for the digestion, stomach, nightmares, other sleep disturbances, thyroid, general health, heart, kidney, liver, muscles, strength, endocrine system, circulatory system, tissue regeneration, urinary system, immune system, diabetes, fibromyalgia. Citrine is also reputed to be good for removing toxins and overcoming addictions.
CORAL symbolizes life and blood force energy and is used for heating and stimulating the bloodstream. It is used as an aid to depression, lethargy or deficient nutrition. Red coral is the most valuable form of coral. The deeper the red, the more it is prized. It has the power to protect the wearer against accidents, evil and enchantments, as well as the power to cure madness. It also helps to enhance courage, strength and leadership. From a health standpoint, it can help to cure and prevent cancer as well as reduce fevers and headaches.
DESERT ROSE (also called Gypsum Rose, Selenite Rose, Rose Rock, Gypsum Rosette, and Sand Rose) is highly beneficial for clarity of mind. If you’re going through something that’s causing you confusion or muddled thinking, the healing energies of Desert Rose will help you make sense of things. It will also give you physical vitality and energy to fulfill your roles and achieve your goals. Desert Rose is also an excellent meditation stone. It will guide you in connecting to your higher self and reaching a deeper meditative state. This stone is a very strong activator of your third eye, and it will help bring your clairvoyant gifts to the fore. The energies of this stone will also strengthen your natural intuition. It will enhance your dreams and your past life recall. It will also raise your vibrations so that you will experience white light and work with your guardian angels! This stone will help open and clean your upper chakras and restore the balance that you may have lost. It’s a stone that will mold your character and help you grow and improve as a person. If there’s any kind of stagnation in your life, it will be eliminated by this stone.
DIOPSIDE is a strongly empowering stone for anyone who has a strong interest in the well-being of the planet... and it is quite a compelling crystal, as it promotes the ideal of 'service' to the earth. This lovely crystal is most commonly seen as the green stone... which brings through the green ray, which helps you make a heart-based connection with the energy of the planet on which you live. If you wish to make a connection to Mother Gaia, this crystal will help the process, as it may aid you to harmonize with her energy. Many of you may be feeling concern at all the earth changes that you have experienced.
DOLOMITE works directly with the heart chakra, is specific for easing depression. "Dolomite relieves sorrow in such a way as to assist one recognize that everything happens for a reason". Useful for energy alignment, balancing and blockage removal. It can be used to arrest leakages of energy from the chakras. Dolomite is a stone of balance. You might seek it out if you need to bring optimism and love back into your life. It is believed to alleviate negative emotions (such as grief and depression) and encourage calmness and emotional stability, as well as self-realization. It is said to ease acclimation to new environments, promote moderation and a sense of tradition, and encourage generosity and kindness. It can be used to align-- and stop energy leaks from-- the chakras, and stimulate thinking, creativity, and stamina. Healers use dolomite to stabilize the heart and promote optimal blood circulation, aiding in the oxygenation of lungs and cells. Pink dolomite also appears to have positive effects for people suffering from insomnia.
DUMORTIERITE opens and balances the throat chakra. It eases self-effacement, shyness and stage fright. It enhances the ability to speak out and in speaking up for what you know to be real and true. Blue dumortierite fosters feelings of security, inner peace and certainty. This stone clears the throat and calms the mind. It is also a stone of order. It is used to enhance self-discipline, organizational abilities, and general orderliness. Dumortierite brings this sense of order and clarity to all things, and releases fear, bringing courage to one's life. It is also acts as a booster for creativity and expression, bringing raw creative energy into an organized state allowing higher expression of that creativity. In the psychic and spiritual realms, Dumortierite raises spiritual development, as well as contact with spirit guides and angels. It can also help you express your spiritual thoughts and dreams. Dumortierite is excellent for peaceful mindfulness or meditation bringing clarity to the connection with the universe. Emotionally, Dumortierite greatly reduces problems with having a disorganized and scattered mind and thought process. This brings greater clarity of mind that can help see and accept reality. This ability to see and accept reality helps one react to it in an organized and intelligent manner on one's behalf. Self-reliance, self-discipline, and self-control are thereby increased along with self-awareness.
EMERALD is an emotional heart soother; providing peace at the heart level, especially about matters that trigger anxiety. Instead of falling into a deep emotional pit, emerald will help focus and guide your actions to stay centered on your life’s purpose. Emerald is associated with the Heart Chakra and blissful love. It is, without doubt, the strongest example of the healing green ray energy. Use Emerald to bring love, loyalty, unity and wisdom to your life. In groups of two or more people, Emerald can encourage bonding, and strengthen communication and understanding, helping each person to adequately express themselves without offending others. Emerald is believed to enhance memory and mental clarity. Meditating with Emerald can help one to connect to Divine Love, open the heart to accept all things in life as gifts, and acquire the ability to discern when others are speaking the truth or not. Emerald can help to open psychic abilities and enhance one's ability to notice and manage synchronicities. Emerald is often used to attract prosperity to the owner, strengthening the courage to follow your heart’s wisdom to its logical outcome and allowing for the amplification of hope and encouragement. Emerald can help you clarify and strengthen your intention for a positive outcome. Emerald can help maintain faith in the knowledge of Divine perfection. Emerald reminds one that the Universe will always provide. Emerald's focus on the Heart Chakra makes this a wonderful healing crystal. Emerald assists in recovery from illness and provides support during chronic conditions. Specifically, Emerald has a detoxifying action on the liver, and can send higher healing vibrations to the lungs, heart, and spine.
EPIDOTE (also known as Pistacite) is a stone that is known to effect different people in different ways. How you are affected by its energy, may to some degree depend on your predominant way of thinking, as it's vibration is known to bring you more of the same. This aspect is said to benefit you, as the influx of traits brings them clearly to your awareness. It is also known to be very helpful to aid prosperity, because if you are generous you will manifest more generosity and more prosperity. If you have been working on your spiritual growth, this stone has beneficial metaphysical properties and a strong vibration to aid you to attune to spirit. This stone will enhance your awareness of various aspects of yourself, and it may be very helpful if you unknowingly have been resistant to letting go of some attitude that you need to change, for your highest good. Epidote has within it an energy that aids you to have the courage to let go of the things that are holding you back from living the life of your dreams. As you begin to embrace the boldness of spirit that Epidote brings to you, this will help you to have a greater knowledge of who you really are and your spiritual purpose. This stone is a catalyst for change, and once you have clarified your ideals, it will aid you to manifest your dreams into reality. It also helps you to learn that if you raise your vibration, you can be enabled to completely change your reality via the action of your thoughts and actions. This may aid you to experience a variety of good things in your life, in a diversity of different ways, including improved relationships.
FLUORITE, BLUE brings a calm, rational energy to the system, promoting orderly, sequential thoughts and enabling one to direct the brain’s activities toward an intended purpose. Attuned to the Third Eye and Throat Chakras, it is an exceptional talisman for well-ordered record-keeping, and fosters clear, concise communication skills. It inspires gentle honesty, a sense of justice, and letting go of obsessions, frustrations and disappointments. Blue Fluorite is an ideal stone for spiritual awakening and reprogramming karmic patterns. It heals soul fragmentation from the present or past lives and aids cellular memory healing.
FLUORITE, GREEN (also known as the “Genius Stone”) represents the highest state of mental achievement, boosting aptitude and discernment, the absorption of new information, and helping one work through complex issues. It is an exceptional crystal for relieving mental illness and disturbances of brain wave frequencies by increasing the electrical charge of brain cells and balancing the brain’s chemistry. It is an extraordinary creation of Nature, beautiful and luminous, soft and glassy, often vibrant in color, with an internal structure of order and perfection that resonates with the human mind like no other crystal. It carries a calm, stable frequency that brings order to chaos, and scattered and discordant energies into cohesion and harmony. Fluorite supports spirituality and thought, focus and concentration, and balance in all aspects of one’s life. It clears negative energy from any environment and brings cleansing, renewal, and a spring-like freshness to the chakras. Harmonizing the mind with the heart, Green Fluorite helps make certain one’s thoughts, words and actions are aligned with their true purpose. Use Fluorite to clear mental fog, confusion or conflicting ideas, or to quiet worried thoughts and anxiety. It is ideal for overcoming any form of disorganization and is perfect for increasing thought and concentration. The frequency of Green Fluorite harmonizes with computers and electronics and draws off environmental stress and negative energies from electromagnetic fields. Their presence in work areas, labs or places of study helps the mind stay focused, organized and clear.
FLUORITE, PURPLE is the most peace-giving of the Fluorite's, dedicated to the devotional aspects of the mind that connect with Spirit. It purifies the mind and enhances mental acuity, stimulating the Third Eye Chakra to bring a logical and conscious awareness of the mental processes and how one thinks. It is an excellent crystal for focused meditation and boosts one’s intuitive and psychic abilities. Purple Fluorite is a stone of protection, thought to become more protective the longer it is used, and is an ideal “Dream Crystal,” defending one from evil spirits and bad dreams. It radiates a marvelous energy throughout the light body relieving stress, spiritual discomfort, and physical blockages.
FLUORITE, RAINBOW exhibits a combination of colors inherent in all Fluorite crystals, such as purple, blue, green, clear and yellow and, as such, it blends the properties of each color. Fluorite is a highly protective and stabilizing stone, useful for grounding and harmonizing spiritual energy. When working with the upper Chakras, Fluorite increases intuitive abilities, links the human mind to universal consciousness, and develops connection to Spirit. Fluorite further anchors intuitive insights into the physical plane, allowing mental and physical coordination. Fluorite heightens mental abilities, assisting in rapid organization and processing of information, and can bring mental clarity and stability to an otherwise chaotic situation. Fluorite absorbs negative energies from the environment and is effective at Auric and Chakra cleansing. Fluorite can also shield the user from psychic manipulation. Fluorite should be cleared often. It’s one of the most sought after and most collectible crystals in the world because of its luminosity and beauty. It has a soft and glassy appearance that is often very vibrant. On a psychic level, Fluorite is a very protective crystal. It will help you know when there are external forces trying to control or manipulate you, and it can effectively shut down any kind of mental or psychic manipulation. This is a particularly useful crystal to have at work when you are surrounded by hostile or opposing forces. It’s also a powerful crystal to ward off negative energies that threaten your personal relationships. Fluorite can get rid of any electromagnetic fog that can attract or retain negative energies and make you feel psychically, emotionally, or mentally lethargic.
FLUORITE, WHITE OR CLEAR is the color of Universal Knowledge, stimulating the crown chakra, the aura and harmonizes the intellect with the spirit. It aligns all chakras, bringing universal energy into the physical body. This gemstone enhances the effect of other crystals during healing and can clear obscured vision. It represents the merging of the individual with Universal Spirit. It builds purity of spirit and helps to clarify those aspects of ourselves / ego that no longer serves our higher good. It also clears the way for new things to appear. It cleanses the auric bodies and uplifts the spirit. A balanced objectivity is set as the foundation of one’s life path.
GARNET is the most ancient of talismans. A stone of regeneration and energizing; it can boost the energy of an entire system and revitalize it. It is a stabilizing stone in that it can bring order to chaos, whether internal or external. Garnet is a protective energy stone which is especially known for protection from evil, during travel, nightmares and from wounds. Garnet has been used to release bad karma, which can be considered a form of protection in this life. As a root chakra stone, garnet said to be excellent for manifestation. It is used to ground one's dreams, bringing abundance, prosperity, and realization of those dreams. Garnets are used to assist on an energetic level with success in one's career in part by building one's self-confidence, inspiration, and creativity. It can also make clear what one's life purpose is. Garnet is used to access ancient memories, so this makes it a preferred tool for past life regression. Emotionally, it is considered a stone of increasing commitment, honesty, hope, and faith. It is a stone of positive thoughts which is said to dispel and relieve depression. Garnet is also used to overcome crisis and trauma. It is used to bring one away from a sense of helplessness or victimization and imparting courage. It is used to assist in diminishing or eliminating abandonment issues. One of the ways said to bring these about is releasing old ideas and perceptions of self and others which allows one to see them as they are, rather than through a filter of fear. Thus, it can reduce or eliminate conscious or unconscious self-sabotage. It is said to enhance emotions in a positive way and be quite calming. Garnet has been used a great deal for gentle spiritual healing and is used to enhance intuition in this manner. It discourages disorganized growth and brings inner strength. Garnet is sometimes called a "stone of health" and is used to assist in healing acid reflux (GERD), adrenal glands, ADD/ADHD, anemia and other blood related illness, assimilate vitamins and minerals, bone, brain and brain tumors, cell structure, Down's syndrome, DNA/RNA corrections, fertility, heart, immune system, lungs, physical strength, pituitary, reproductive system, skin, spine, as well as promoting rapid general healing and regeneration.
GOLDSTONE is a warrior crystal that guards against negative energy. But it doesn't just propel toxic psychic debris. It also returns it to its origins. A powerful medicine, use the protective vibes of Goldstone to feel safely and securely anchored to the earth. Goldstone crystal healing properties are powerful because its energy works to restore balance to the sacral chakra, the energy center linked with your powerful inner force of creativity and insight. Call on the Goldstone crystal properties when you want a break from reality because this mineral is a gem when it comes to higher states of consciousness. Spend time in peaceful contemplation with the Goldstone crystal and let it bridge the gap between the physical world and the spirit realm. Its glittery sheen resembles the heavens, making it a uniquely attractive stone in the world of crystals. If you find yourself drawn to its ethereal aesthetic, it could be a sign that you’re ready to step out of the everyday and into a new spirit world that exists in another dimension. Go deep with the Goldstone crystal healing properties by incorporating it into your daily meditation practice. Use it as your spirit guide on your journey into the depths of space, its microcrystalline particles glistening in the darkness like far off galaxies and constellations.
GOLDSTONE, BLUE is referred to as the Stone of Ambition, has in truth, no gold within it. It is in fact man-made glass infused with copper particles; the additions of cobalt, manganese or chromium result in the deep, shimmery Blue Goldstone. It was invented by the Miotti family in Venice during the seventeenth century. And, because glass is made from quartz sand (silica), Goldstone has found its way into the healing community. The sparkles of Blue Goldstone are reminiscent of stars in the night sky. Use Blue Goldstone to make a wish. Keep a piece with your resume or at your work desk to increase job opportunities or better advancements in your career. Blue Goldstone is a favorite of actors, performers and media types to gain that “big break” to fame. Blue Goldstone is a helpful aide for children who are afraid of the dark. Blue Goldstone connects one with the Divine and provides one with wisdom, energy and courage. Assisting with learning and communication, it teaches one to see the light at the end of the darkness and that everything is the source of energy and vibration. Goldstone, like diamond, is a good deflector of unwanted energies, and is highly regarded in the spirit realm as a protection mineral. It is a nervous system stimulant and enhances transmission of healing energies from the hands; therefore, it is applicable to long distance healing. Blue Goldstone vibrates at the frequencies of new beginnings and balance. Associated with the Throat Chakra, it encourages acceptance of who we are, to express authenticity and no longer deny our truth.
HEMATITE is used to bring mental organization and is very calming. It helps bring clarity to our thoughts; clearing out scattered or hyper thinking. Emotionally, Hematite decreases negativity which can benefit by helping balance the body/mind/spirit connection. It also is said to balance the meridians, calm anxieties, boost self-esteem and confidence. Hematite is a premier stone used to relieve fevers and fatigue. It is used with complementary crystal healing to cool the body and support healing with ailments such as blood disorders, nervous problems, stress, insomnia, spinal alignment and broken bones. It is stone that is commonly used for grounding and for protection. In spiritual work, Hematite is an excellent stone to keep yourself connected to the Earth plane so that your spiritual lessons can be done safely and integrated into your daily life more easily. Physically, Hematite is largely focused on the blood so most of its healing powers will relate to the blood and arteries.
HEMIMORPHITE is an empathy stone and is used to aid communication of feelings toward healing unhealthy or damaged relationships. It is also used to encourage compassion, develop the ability to connect with the 'other side' and angelic beings, increase psychic or vision abilities, develop inner strength and is excellent for giving one energy in completing projects through to the end. Blue Hemimorphite has a deep resonance within the heart chakra, thymus chakra or higher heart, throat chakra and third eye chakra. This is a powerful ascension stone, as the addition of light into your auric field charges the light body and creates a clear spiritual purpose. It may also help you to contact angels and to find your spirit guides. As the third eye chakra is strongly related to developing psychic abilities, this blue stone will be a definite asset to you if you are working on these gifts. It has a strong energy within the heart chakra and may promote improved communication between couples, as it helps you to create a connection, heart to heart. This stone clearly resonates within the throat chakra and will enhance a range of communication skills. Within the thymus chakra also known as the higher heart, its vibration encourages compassion and forgiveness. It has a strong empathetic vibration, which may aid you to resolve relationship issues. The deep joy embodied within this stone will also aid you to improve family circumstances. Blue Hemimorphite has a vibration that increases the amount of light coming into your auric field, to aid ascension and spiritual growth. This added light is highly effective at helping to create excellent results in many areas of the body, and particularly in the throat chakra. If you wish to expand the growth of psychic powers, including amplifying your mediumship and channeling gifts, this stone may be beneficial to you. By bringing additional light into this area, your overall communication abilities will be improved. As well you may also acquire enhanced psychic communication gifts. The vibration of this stone brings you an increase in joy, with the flow on effect helping your emotional state to improve. As well they will assist the healing of any relationship problems you may have. Healers use this stone to relieve PMS, achieve balance during hormonal-related headaches and other maladies, weight loss, ulcer conditions.
HERKIMER DIAMONDS are the high energy seekers of the crystal world. Unusually transparent with a brilliant sparkle, they manifest pure, solid light and are powerful amplifiers of spiritual energy. As perfect conduits of the universal Life Force, they are exceptional healing crystals, and are used in meditations, dream and vision work, and advanced spiritualization applications. Herkimer Diamonds are the most powerful of all Quartz crystals. Being double terminated, they can not only transmit their own energies, but to receive spiritual energy and to amplify and focus it intently. They are reported to be harder than all other Quartz, giving them the strength and durability to handle difficult challenges beyond the scope of other Quartz crystals. What they lack in physical size, they more than make up for in spirit energy. Also intensifies the effects of all other stones in orgonite matrix.
HOWLITE, BLUE (also called Turquoise Howlite and Turquenite) is a great stone to reduce anxiety, tensions, stress and anger, it is gentle, soothing and calms the energy around you. Blue is associated the throat chakra and communication. It is also good at encouraging emotional expression and it can help in the elimination of pain and defuse stress and anger. Its calming influence helps to slow an over active mind and because of this can be beneficial for insomnia suffers, helping to achieve a deep and restful sleep. Howlite can help to access higher wisdom during the dream state and bring it back into consciousness when awaking. Howlite is one of the “attunement stones” which link the user to higher spiritual consciousness. It opens and prepares the mind to receive higher energies, it is perfect to use before an energy attunement. Physically, Howlite is believed to be good for teeth and bones. Many find it very calming, and it is sometimes recommended as an aid for sleep. It has an “inner-outer” quality that encourages communication on many levels, including higher communication, as well as non-violent communication, in which case it allows us to see the other person’s point of view and approach discussion with a calm, clear head, often showing a way in which to meet both party’s needs.
HOWLITE, WHITE is a stone of awareness. It can prepare the user or wearer to receive wisdom and attunement from the Higher Self and the Divine. Howlite can also be used to release attachments, or cords, linking old emotional pain, from this life or a past life, to the present. Once these attachments are severed, it allows for processing those emotions and bringing peace in those areas. Howlite is a wonder stone for calming upset states of mind and emotion. Howlite decreases an overly critical state of mind, selfishness, stress, and anxiety, bringing calm and relaxation. Howlite also can decrease anger originating from within or externally. Howlite is also used to heighten creativity and expand self-expression. Howlite is used in crystal healing for pain, insomnia, bones, osteoporosis, teeth, calcium levels, leg cramps, anxiety disorders and stress-related illnesses. Less well-known uses in crystal healing are for the circulatory system and endocrine system. Howlite is primarily associated with the crown chakra but can also be used to stimulate and balance all the chakras.
INDIGO GABBRO (also known as Mystic Merlinite) is the name given to a unique mineral composed of Quartz, Feldspar and several trace minerals. Its color is a swirling blend of black and white. It was discovered in Madagascar. Mystic Merlinite can part the veils between the visible and invisible worlds, opening the doors to deeper intuitive abilities. It can facilitate opening the dormant areas of the mind. It increases sensitivity to the communications of the subtle realms, allowing one to talk with plant and animal spirits, and devic entities. For those wishing to work with elemental energies for magical manifestation or awakening to mystical experiences, this stone can be a powerful ally. The black and white mixture of Mystic Merlinite symbolizes the Light and Shadow sides of the self, both of which one must embrace in the moment of inner awakening. One of Mystic Merlinites key qualities is that of bringing the exiled parts of oneself back into the light of consciousness. This difficult passage can lead to the true mystic union, which brings the self into wholeness and allows the unity of self and World.
IOLITE helps in recovering balance, and is recommended for those suffering from disorientation, lack of motivation, chronic disorganization, and distraction. It strengthens the resolve to take on responsibility and carry through and provides self-assurance and endurance in adverse situations. It is an excellent source of energy when used for the elimination of debt and the responsible management of money. Iolite restores a sense of perspective to those who feel they are jinxed and inspires anyone with a chaotic life to start to bring order in small practical ways. Iolite resonates with the energy of twilight, a beautiful violet-blue that stimulates the astral bodies and psychic awareness. It reveals realms beyond the usual waking consciousness and is ideal for astral projection, dimensional and other inner vision works, and is excellent for past- and alternate-life work. Iolite is a stone of the muses, activating the visionary, creative side of the mind, and accessing thoughts and ideas beyond the ordinary. It inspires creative self-expression through writing, song, movement and other artistic endeavors. Use Iolite to strengthen family dilemmas. Place in the living area if sibling rivalry or the presence of a new step-parent is causing a child to feel excluded. Use Iolite if family members have over-high expectations of you, or if your career path was chosen for you because of family connections. Iolite aids in understanding and releasing the causes of addiction, allowing for the expression of one's true self, freed from the expectations of others.
JADE is most valued for its metaphysical properties. It is the ultimate "Dream Stone," revered in ancient cultures, as well as today, to access the spiritual world, gain insight into ritualistic knowledge, encourage creativity, and dream-solve. It is cherished as a protective talisman, assuring long life and a peaceful death, and is considered a powerful healing stone. An amulet of good luck and friendship, Jade signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility, dispelling the negative and encouraging one to see oneself as they really are. Jade is a powerful cleansing stone, enhancing the body's filtration and elimination organs. It is excellent for treating the kidneys, spleen and supra-adrenal glands, removing toxins and balancing the fluids and water-salt/acid-alkaline ratios in the body. It is helpful to the bones and joints, especially the hips, and for treating bacterial and viral infections, cystitis and genito-urinary infections, and bedwetting. Jade has a restorative property, allowing for both the cellular and skeletal systems to re-bind themselves, and assists in the removal of pain associated with the body's healing of itself.
JADE, GREEN is said to bless whatever it touches, serving mankind across the globe for nearly 6,000 years. Jade is most valued for its metaphysical properties. It is the ultimate "Dream Stone," revered in ancient cultures, as well as today, to access the spiritual world, gain insight into ritualistic knowledge, encourage creativity, and problem-solving attributes during dream time. It is cherished as a protective talisman, assuring long life and a peaceful death, and is considered a powerful healing stone. An amulet of good luck and friendship, Jade signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility, dispelling the negative and encouraging one to see oneself as they really are. Jade is the stone of calm during storm. Its action balances nerves and soothes cardiac rhythm. Jade is excellent for healing feelings of guilt, and for extreme cases of defeatism. It also treats "pathological normality," an excessive desire to adapt oneself to a group, even if it is sect-like, exaggerated militarism, a follow-the-leader attitude, or the compulsive desire to give in to general opinion to belong no matter the cost. Green Jade is a crystal of love. It is supportive of new love and increases trustworthiness and fidelity. It also inspires love later in life. Jade is a "dream stone," releasing negative thoughts and irritability and soothing the mind. It stabilizes the personality, integrating mind with body, to stimulate ideas and make tasks less complex and easier to act upon. Jade relinquishes self-imposed limitations and assists in cherishing one's ideals and desires, facilitating the ambition and building of those thoughts into physical reality. Jade provides confidence, self-reliance and self-sufficiency.
JADE, PLUM BLOSSOM allows for the creative mind to roam freely for more expansive and effective problem solving. It also contributes one to a feeling of higher confidence and wholeness with the integration of mind and body. A highly protective crystal, it supports the greatest good always, leaving no "cracks" for anything less to influence its protection. When used in practice these spheres encourage healing, tranquility, wisdom, and both financial and spiritual growth. They dispel negative energy and encourage self-reflection, balance, and clarity of vision to plan your next move with refined intention and heightened intuition. They possess a very powerful vibration and as with all jade, it brings strength, renewal, endurance, and prosperity.
JASPER, BAMBOO LEAF is, just as with all Jasper's is a variety of Quartz, so it also has the metaphysical and healing lore energies of Quartz. Think of the term "Solid as a Rock" and Jasper comes to mind. Steady, peaceful, relaxing energy. It's a stone that works slowly, providing constant, deliberate energy, especially in times of needed changes without the chaos a total upheaval would cause. Bamboo Stone is a stone with a highly protective and healing energy. It is a Stone used to discover personal strength and discover and connect one with one's Spirit Guide. As such it will strengthen your ancient wisdom from within and open a channel to clear communications between the Root and Spirit Chakras. This is a protective stone, and it is particularly protective during Shamanic Journeying. A good stone for encouraging shy or timid people who need change. It is a multi-dimensional healing crystal because as a nurturing stone, it's a great stone for healers to use for themselves, and on the behalf of others. Perfect for therapists, counselors, or people receiving counseling or therapy who want to overcome addictions or compulsive behavior, and gather up their strength for the battles ahead. (emotional) Jasper will help you maintain balance, and not get burnt out in your career by giving too much without taking the time to replenish your soul and inner resources.
JASPER, FANCY is known as the "Stone of Tranquility". Fancy Jasper can help those who are having trouble focusing and/or concentrating, and can bring calm to overactive thoughts and emotions, clearing the way for rational ideas to come through. The quiet colors of lilac, mauve, cream and green give Fancy Jasper a particularly soothing energy, especially of the mind. It helps center oneself making it possible for one to focus and think more clearly, elevating the development of mental power. It also calms fear and worry caused by thinking too much and being distracted; quieting the mind from thoughts and an overactive imagination that can cause insomnia. Fancy Jasper can also facilitate the ability to focus on the NOW, instead of worrying about the future or feeling guilty about the past. It can enable one to enjoy life and have fun doing so. Physically, Fancy Jasper helps with detoxifying the body and increasing blood circulation. It can also alleviate stomach ailments. Jasper promotes vitality and perseverance and can boost energy when one is running particularly low. A type of Chalcedony, all Jaspers are protective and nurturing stones that absorbs and transmutes negative energies. Jasper is often used for balancing the subtle bodies and aligning the Chakras. This Jasper crystal is a great aid for those seeking to bring practicality into their life, but not boredom. By working with multiple colors of Jasper on their corresponding Chakras, one can experience the unifying effect offered by this family of stones.
JASPER, KAMBABA (also known as Green Stromatolite Jasper, Crocodile Rock or Crocodile Jasper) is a stone of Peace and Tranquility, imbued with the nourishing green energy of Nature. Its dark mystic circles and deep green swirls comforts and protects, calms and relaxes, soothing troubled minds and restoring balance to the body and spirit. It’s slow steady frequency expands one’s ability to focus and is a remarkable aid in meditation, granting the release of negative thoughts and feelings, especially those that plague one’s consciousness on a continual basis. Stimulating the Heart Chakra, Kambaba Jasper draws wisdom from its ancient life energies and encourages one to open the heart to loving the self and others more fully and increases the ability to receive love in return. Kambaba Jasper is one of the more exotic Jaspers, a rare orbicular variety from Madagascar and South Africa. In its depths one can literally glimpse the origins of life on our planet and touch a tangible form of the primordial ooze that nurtured our atmosphere and advanced the creation of all living things. Like all Jaspers, Kambaba Jasper alleviates stress and induces tranquility. Its cleansing effect eliminates negative energy and stabilizes the aura. It makes an ideal worry or rubbing stone for soothing the nerves and increasing one’s focus and is a wonderful stone for banishing nightmares or harmful thoughts. Kambaba Jasper is particularly conducive to deep and peaceful sleep.
JASPER, LEOPARDSKIN (also called Jaguar Stone) is a great stone to utilize when connecting/communicating with the animal kingdom, in both the physical and spiritual planes. Leopardskin Jasper relates to Shamanism, helping to discover personal animal totems (power animals) and learning how to work with them. Leopardskin Jasper also aides in out of body experiences and journeying. It is a powerful protection stone. Like all Jaspers, Leopardskin Jasper is closely associated with strength and vitality, and brings stability to those who may be experiencing chaotic energies in this incarnation. Once attuned to this stone, Leopardskin Jasper is known for attracting harmonious vibrations into one's existence, which correspond to one's direct needs, but not necessarily desires. This includes the attraction of certain circumstances and people that are conducive to one's own personal growth. Leopardskin Jasper is known for its healing energies and is of immense benefit for those experiencing chronic health conditions. Facilitating self-healing, Leopardskin Jasper is an important component of one's medicine bag and is great for body layouts. In general, Jasper is known as the “supreme nurturer”. It sustains and supports during times of stress and brings tranquility and wholeness. Used in healing, Jasper unifies all aspects of your life. Jasper reminds people to help each other.
JASPER, OCEAN draws its soothing power from the element of Water. It is a stone of strength and renewal with a slow, steady frequency and a deep circular energy that embodies the interconnections of all things. Also known as The Atlantis Stone, Ocean Jasper is believed to be linked to the ancient city and to hold mystic knowledge within its structure. It is highly beneficial for reclaiming spiritual wisdom and gaining insight into one’s past lives. It provides an ideal focus for grounding and centering in meditation or healing and facilitates continuity in deep circular breathing. Like all Jasper's, Ocean Jasper alleviates stress and induces tranquility. Its cleansing effect eliminates negative energy and stabilizes the aura. It makes an ideal worry or rubbing stone for soothing the nerves and increasing one’s focus and is a wonderful stone for banishing nightmares or harmful thoughts. Use Ocean Jasper as a talisman of patience, for oneself as well as for others. It promotes a gentle and gradual release of pent-up anger and clears emotional blockages. Ocean Jasper brings to the surface long-hidden and unresolved emotional issues and uses its gentle nurturing energies to bring healing. It encourages being honest with oneself when confronting problems and accepting responsibility for one’s actions. Over time it inspires patience, self-love and empathy for others, and creates a more hopeful attitude toward the future.
JASPER, POLYCHROME (also known as Royal Savannah Jasper and Desert Jasper) is a crystal of exuberance, physical energy, vitality, and vibrancy. This is a stone of Fire Energy -- the energy of heat, action, emotion and passion -- of ideas, of concepts, and sex. It is alive, potent, and if not used carefully, destructive. We all need the heat, passion, and life-giving energy of the fire element. Embrace the bright colors, feed from their energy and reenergize your life and passions. Polychrome Jasper is a Seeker Transformer Stone. Seeker Transformers are talismans used when the desire is to find a way to transform a part of one’s life to a more desirable state. Seekers are used when we need some help to find a new path, a new approach, or in any quest to gain that which we desire but do not yet possess. When they possess the Earth Power of the Transformer, Seekers such as Polychrome Jasper have the power to aid us to find new relationships that will transform some part of our life. Polychrome Jasper is a ‘happy energy’ stone. It is said to bring good fortune and a happy outlook on life. It is also used to assist in attuning to and communication with animals. It can used to ease stress and increase stamina and can adjust to change. Polychrome Jasper is also used to ease allergies. Jasper is known as the “supreme nurturer”. It sustains and supports during times of stress, bringing a sense of tranquility and wholeness. Used in healing, it unifies all aspects of your life.
JASPER, RED stimulates the Root Chakra and controls the energy for kinesthetic feeling and movement. It is the foundation of physical and spiritual energy for the body. It is also known as the Stone of Endurance, a gentle, but vital, stimulation of chi, or Life Force, bringing physical strength and energy, stamina, focus and determination. Some Native American cultures consider Red Jasper to symbolize the blood of the Earth, making it particularly sacred. Red Jasper is full of grounding Earth energy. Red Jasper can connect one deeply to the vibrations of the Earth, bringing a greater understanding of the necessity of natural events. You can use Jasper to further your knowledge of the connection between humans and nature. Its steady frequency calms the emotional body creating a lasting, stable energy for improving health or overcoming illness, setting goals and following through to completion, facing unpleasant tasks and having the courage to rectify wrongs. It is a stone of passion, useful for restoring and rejuvenating the libido, and in manifesting creative ideas. It provides vivid dream recall and is a powerful stone for those who work with Earth energies to make a deep connection with Earth spirits. A valuable stone of protection, Red Jasper guards against physical threats and assists in situations of danger. Red Jasper is marvelous for clearing the mind during meditation, prayer or contemplation. Its high spiritual energy increases focus and endurance during long ceremonies or practices and is helpful in establishing new spiritual disciplines. It is an excellent stone for shamanic journeying and astral travel and provides vivid dream recall.
JASPER, YELLOW aids and protects during all types of spiritual work. It is a companion stone, helping to guide you through these earth experiences and to keep you moving on your life path. Yellow Jasper is a wonderful stone to utilize as it will protect and clear the body of environmental toxins and impurities. If you or someone you love is clumsy or accident prone, a gift of Yellow Jasper will help to ease these issues. Carry Yellow Jasper when you need a boost of positive energy to infuse the body, mind and soul. Yellow Jasper is great for protection during spiritual work or physical travel. Physically, Yellow Jasper can be used to help cleanse and detoxify the internal organs, including the liver, gall bladder and intestines. Yellow Jasper also helps to strengthen the immune system, relieve nausea and indigestion. Yellow Jasper can also be beneficial to work with if chronic back pain is an issue. As with all Jaspers, Yellow Jasper will also help to absorb pain. In general, Jasper is known as the “supreme nurturer”. It sustains and supports during times of stress and brings tranquility and wholeness. Used in healing, Jasper unifies all aspects of your life. Jasper reminds people to help each other.
KYANITE, BLACK aids in the manifestation of vision and clairvoyance. Full of healing energy, Black Kyanite is a favorite among energy healers, and is especially helpful in body layouts. Black Kyanite can be placed on any chakra to send healing energy to any tears or holes in the chakras and the aura. Its fan shape can help to sweep away any unwanted energies. Use Black Kyanite for grounding during a chakra alignment or meditation. Black Kyanite works with all Chakras, focusing most on the Root Chakra. Many crystal healers like it because it can be grounding and energizing at the same time. Black Kyanite is an excellent meditation tool. Meditating with Black Kyanite can help one to come up with important insights resulting from exploration of the subconscious mind. Often used to explore past-lives, Black Kyanite can also help one to anticipate how current actions affect future lives. In general, Kyanite transmits and amplifies high-frequency energies, making it a great stone for attunements and meditation. Kyanite brings a calming, tranquilizing energy to the body. Kyanite clears and calms you in preparation for meditation, and assists in receiving intuitive and psychic thoughts, as well as dream recall. Kyanite restores Qi (or Ki) to the physical body, and balances yin/yang energies.
KYANITE, BLUE is the most outstanding property that Kyanite is known for is the ability to bring all chakras into alignment. It does this without the user needing to direct it by thought, but if it is directed it will have the extra result of being able to open the chakras. It calms the mind and allows you to go deep into the restful and relaxing state required for a totally relaxed meditative experience which in turn, supports healing of the body and aids in the development of spiritual and psychic gifts. Kyanite works within the third eye chakra, and they are also wonderful to use at the throat chakra. Their energy will open the throat chakra, creating better communication and self-expression. Its impact when communicating assists you in speaking your personal truth but in a gentle and receptive manner. The healing properties of Kyanite are quite powerful and should always be used, when possible, at the beginning of any meditation. In meditation it has the potential to open the third eye, which will promote telepathy, clairvoyant gifts and other psychic abilities. Its energy is gentle and balanced as it takes you easily to the higher spiritual realms. Meditating for even for a short time can help you to develop the psychic power that is specific to you. The best way to achieve this is by doing meditation each day, even if it is for a mere 10-15 minutes. As your mind chatter stops, and you go deeper into the meditative state, you may find that these gifts develop more easily. The longer you keep the stone within your aura the better, as it elevates the level of good vibrations within your energy field. Blue Kyanite has a potent ability to transfer and amplify high frequency energy. It has a strong vibration that will create a protective shield around anyone who is working with it. Although cleansing crystals is necessary for most stones, Kyanite never needs cleansing as it does not build up negative vibrations.
LABRADORITE is the most powerful protector of the mineral kingdom, creating a shielding force throughout the aura and strengthening natural energies from within. It protects against the negativity and misfortunes of this world and provides safe exploration into alternate levels of consciousness and in facilitating visionary experiences from the past or the future. Labradorite allows one's innate magical powers to surface. It enhances the mental and intuitive abilities of clairvoyance, telepathy, prophecy and coincidence control, and assists in communication with higher guides and spirits in accessing Akashic records, psychic readings and past-life recall. It provides an ease in moving between the worlds and permits a safe and grounded return to the present. Labradorite tempers the negative side of our personality, the traits and actions that rob our energy and may produce depression or shame. It assists in reducing anti-social, reckless or impulsive behavior in children, teenagers and adults who are easily led into trouble by others, and may aid in detoxifying the effects of tobacco, alcohol, and to a lesser degree, hard drugs. Labradorite calms an overactive mind and energizes the imagination, bringing in new ideas. It is a wonderful tool for returning joy and spontaneity back to one's life. It helps eliminate the emotional drain of daily routine or being weighed down by responsibility and awakens a sense of adventure and change. As the matriarch of the subconscious mind, Labradorite brings forgotten memories to light and facilitates their understanding. It encourages contemplation and introspection, bringing the clarity of intellectual thought and intuitive wisdom to help dispel illusion, determine the root cause of an issue, and bring one to peace. It is an uplifting crystal, helping to banish fears and insecurities while enhancing faith and reliance in oneself and trust in the universe.
LAIS LAZULI resonates with the vibration of truth and enlightenment and are powerful intense blue stones for opening the third eye and stimulating the pineal gland. It is a useful in relieving anger and negative thoughts, as well as easing frustrations causing the anger. They resonate with the energy of the inner king or queen, and are historically stones of royalty, and this crystal also helps to balance the male and female aspects of your personality. The energy of these blue crystals may intensify the growth of intuition, channeling and psychic abilities, and may aid you to contact your guardian angels. The capacity of this crystals energy to stimulate the development of psychic gifts makes it a stone that is in demand. Lapis Lazuli stones will both balance your inner self with your external self, and help to harmonize the male-female facets of your personality, as well as helping to relax you. It provides objective insight and mental clarity as it unblocks and releases emotions from the heart for self-acceptance.
LEPIDOLITE opens the crown chakra, clearing blockages and bringing cosmic awareness. Lepidolite facilitates astral travel and accesses the Akashic Record. It helps to take you forward into the future, tuning you in to thoughts and feelings from other lives that are creating a blockage in your life now. It is a wonderful stone for promoting joy, gratitude, and self-love, yet all in an extremely calm and serene way. The spiritual energy of lepidolite will lead you into happiness by extension. It is also the gold standard of crystals for bipolar disorder, as it balances the mind and emotions. It is a natural lithium stone and lithium is what is used extensively in psychiatric medicine for its calming properties and particularly for treating Bipolar disorder. In Crystal Healing, Lepidolite is a powerful and effective anti-anxiety stone and will help reduce symptoms of Bipolar disorder, PTS and decrease anger and depression. It is a soothing calming stone that will help you if you are feeling anxious, stressed or depressed. It has a positive vibration that stimulates emotional and mental healing. The vibration of this stone works within all chakras, but it is highly effective within the highest chakras. It has a truly unique resonance that aids a Divine connection with the deep innermost part of you. It will help you to make a stronger contact with your guides and beings in the higher realms.
MALACHITE (referred to as a Stone of Transformation), with its beautiful, rich green color, leaves no doubt of its importance as a jewel. Its opaque strength and power demands respect, mesmerizing the viewer. Yet the movement, flow and energy in its lines, circles and designs soothe and welcome. It is spiritually inviting. Malachite personifies the deep healing green of nature and represents the innate beauty of flowers, trees, roots and plants. It manifests a deep Devic green which rules the material plane. It is a Stone of Transformation, assisting one in changing situations and providing for spiritual growth. It heals on physical and emotional levels, drawing out impurities and stimulating the Life Force throughout the aura and body. Malachite is a protection stone, absorbing negative energies and pollutants from the atmosphere and from the body. It guards against radiation of all kinds, clears electromagnetic pollution and heals earth energies. Keep near microwaves in the kitchen and televisions in living areas. In the workplace Malachite protects against noise, over-bright fluorescent lighting, and harmful rays from technological equipment, negative phone calls and emails. As a stone of travel, Malachite protects and overcomes fears of flying if you empower the crystal before a trip by holding it and envisioning yourself in the wings of the Archangel, Raphael. It helps with jet lag, encourages smooth business travel, and protects in travel on congested highways. Malachite is known for being a stone of support for airplane and airline workers as a protection against accidents, miners for protection from unexplained accidents, and for secretaries to stimulate clear thinking.
MOONSTONE (also known as the Travelers’ stone) is especially protective of those who travel by night or upon the water when the moon is shining. Frequent travelers should keep one in the glove compartment for safe night driving and as protection against road rage. Moonstone reduces emotional tension; providing for missing emotional nurturing and helps to bring a sense of peace to the emotions. It opens the heart to nurturing qualities as well as assisting in the acceptance of love. It is an excellent crystal for first or new love and is a comforting talisman if love must be kept a secret. It was also believed to be able to reunite loved ones who had parted in anger. Moonstone is also the stone of love and eroticism, stimulating the kundalini energy and carnal desires. It is the ultimate fertility crystal.
OBSIDIAN is a stone of truth, protection, integrity, honesty and grounding. This stone awakens the inner warrior and provides courage to enter our subconscious mind and rediscover our hidden abilities. Obsidian, in general, protects our mind from all sorts of negative energies and is a huge releaser of negative emotions and old patterns by piercing through any resistance. Because of its reflective, mirror-like surface, Obsidian works like a mirror in which we can clearly see our own mistakes and weaknesses and when it senses an energetic block, it transmutes it into white light. Moreover, this stone will provide insight into different ways of correcting those mistakes. Obsidian is also believed to block the geo-pathogenic radiation and helps with repelling negative influences like entities, psychic attacks, hexes and many other negative influences. One Obsidian takes a hold of negative energy, it transmutes it immediately.
OBSIDIAN, MAHOGANY has a gentle energy that will ground and protect its owner. Use it for strength in times of need, to remove energy blocks, and give new life to your purposes and goals. Healers use it to relieve pain and improve circulation. A stone of reflection, Mahogany Obsidian helps to show us what needs our attention in this moment, while aiding with self-acceptance and self-confidence. Mahogany Obsidian is often used to aid in the decision-making process. It allows us to make significant changes in the most challenging areas of our lives. It eliminates blockages, relieves tension and stimulates growth on all levels.
OBSIDIAN, RAINBOW (also known as Sheen Obsidian, Rainbow Sheen Obsidian, and Iris Obsidian) is the gemstone that you should have in your possession if you want a life filled with love, light, joy, and positive energy! The stone is made of volcanic glass, and the layers are caused by the pyroxene’s nanoparticle inclusions. It is the gemstone of the softhearted, sensitive, and gentle people. When you have a soft, quiet, and calm nature, you will benefit greatly. Rainbow Obsidian will work to remove your negative thoughts and feelings and replace them with good and empowering ones. It is a highly grounding and protective stone. When you feel like your life is in limbo and you don’t know which direction to take, Rainbow Obsidian will guide you to the right direction. Rainbow Obsidian will enhance your clairvoyant abilities, especially when it comes to love and relationships and your efforts for self-improvement. This stone will allow you to see the root cause or the real reason of your emotional problems so that you can resolve them. Rainbow Obsidian will act like a bridge that can bring hope and light to that part of yourself that’s filled with despair and darkness. Rainbow Obsidian is a great cleanser of negativities which you get from your environment and from your own emotions, like jealousy, resentment, anger, or bitterness. This stone is a powerful negativity shield that will ward off people with negative auras or not so honorable intentions.
OBSIDIAN, SNOWFLAKE brings about a balance to body, mind and spirit. Snowflake Obsidian helps to keep centered and focused when any type of chaotic situation (office, commute, home, etc.) presents itself. Snowflake Obsidian can remove negativity from a space or person with ease. Volcanic in origin, Snowflake Obsidian helps to draw emotions to the surface and to examine harmful thought patterns. A good choice for past life work, Snowflake Obsidian heals old karmic patterns and helps in examining harmful thought patterns. Snowflake Obsidian promotes a sense of calm and inner centering which readies one for a deep meditative state. In general, Obsidian is a very grounding and protective stone. It is used as a great cleanser of negative energies, helping to remove not only negativity experienced in the environment, but also that of one's own emotions, such as anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, etc. Obsidian is often used for healing and releasing energy blockages, and tends to work quickly to move truths to the surface to be resolved.
PEACOCK ORE is a man-made gem using Chalcopyrite that has been treated with acid which causes the color changes. It known to bring a fresh and new feeling to your life. This is It can also stimulate your inner spirit to reach for further heights, by doing so it can increase your ability to enjoy happiness in the moment. Peacock ore is also a useful stone during re-birthing and re-uniting your emotions with your intellect. Peacock Ore is a helpful stone when it comes to negative energy. It will protect you against any negative energy and it can also help you recognize negative energy as well. It is a stone of happiness and joy, turning you in positive directions, and help channel happiness to others; it brings you the ability to see and appreciate the joy available in every moment, as well as a feeling of acceptance that all is exactly as it should be, exactly as it is.
PERIDOT opens, cleanses and activates the heart, which can help one to release old baggage. All burdens, guilt and obsessions become cleared and a new psychological clarity and feeling of well-being begin. It targets jealousy and aims at releasing self-centeredness. It also restores inner balance that is overpowered by self-destruction. Peridot teaches that holding onto the past is counterproductive. It shows you how to detach yourself from outside influences and how to look to your own higher energies for guidance. It assists in moving forward rapidly in therapeutic situations. It also helps you understand your destiny and spiritual purpose, helping you attain your full potential. All in all, the stone sharpens the mind and opens it to new levels of awareness. Anger is an emotion Peridot has been known to be very beneficial for. The stone calms the nervous system, helping to dissolve emotional tensions and bringing balance to the system. It attracts love and calms raging anger from within. It alleviates jealousy, resentment, and spite, and reduces stress.
PYRITE (also known as Fool’s Gold) is a stone of hidden fire; one that can be sparked to life by striking it against metal or stone. An Earth element, it also resonates with Fire energy, symbolizing the warmth and lasting presence of the sun and the ability to generate wealth by one’s own power. It is masculine in nature, a stone of action, vitality and will, and taps into one’s abilities and potential, stimulating the flow of ideas. It brings confidence and the persistence to carry things through to completion. As a talisman, Pyrite is a unique protector, drawing energy from the Earth through the physical body and into the aura creating a defensive shield against negative energies, environmental pollutants, emotional attack and physical harm. It also supports one with a spirit of boldness and assertive action when protecting others, the planet, or in standing up for important issues of community. It stimulates the Second and Third Chakras, enhancing will power and the ability to see behind facades to what is real.
QUARTZ, AMETHYST ANGEL AURA is incredibly rare as the main component used to obtain this shimmery, ethereal, blazing purple color is Platinum. On a physical level, Amethyst Aura Quartz is used at the 6th Chakra (Third Eye Chakra/Brow Chakra) or at the 7th Chakra (Crown Chakra) to bring about feelings of spiritual wholeness. It instills happiness and joy throughout the body and gives one a sense of child-like wonder. Used to connect one with nature spirits and beings of the Fairy Realm, it removes the tension and stress of the 3D world and guides you back gently to much more simple and grounded thoughts and pleasures. A perfect piece to enhance Zen states and meditation practices.
QUARTZ, AQUAMARINE quiets fears, phobias, and anxiety; releases expectation; shields, stabilizes, and eases discomforts and hiccups (caused by fear). Aquamarine evokes the purity of crystalline waters, and the exhilaration and relaxation of the sea. It is calming, soothing, and cleansing, and inspires truth, trust and letting go. In ancient lore, Aquamarine was believed to be the treasure of mermaids, and was used by sailors as a talisman of good luck, fearlessness and protection. It was also considered a stone of eternal youth and happiness. Today it protects all who travel by, over, or near water, and opens the channels of clear and heartfelt communication. Aquamarine embodies all things connected to the sea, as well as those things relating to Heaven reflected on the surface of the water. It becomes a mirror, reflecting itself indefinitely, making it possible to discover hidden meanings of reality. As a stone of symmetries, it is conducive for meditation and revelation, a stone of prophets, shamans, healers, and mystics. It also allows us to explore the darkest depths of our souls, face to face with ourselves, and with others. It also allows one to speak clearly and without anger in difficult situations. A stone of natural justice, Aquamarine utilizes compromise and negotiation, and gives quiet courage and clear reasoned words in confrontational situations. As a love crystal, pale blue Aquamarine encourages a lover to return, helps two people with different lifestyles to live together in harmony, and reduces the effects of sensitive issues that cause quarrels.
QUARTZ, CLEAR acts as a deep soul cleanser, purifying and enhancing the body's internal structure and surrounding subtle bodies to connect the physical dimension with the mind. It focuses on inner negativity and stimulates positive thoughts and feelings in its place. With a better perception of the world, Quartz increases awareness and clarity in thinking, and provides enhanced energy, perseverance and patience, teaching one to live, laugh and love with all of humanity. In the metaphysical world, they are the supreme gift of Mother Earth. Even the smallest is imbued with the properties of a master healer teacher. Wearing, carrying or meditating with a Clear Quartz crystal opens the mind and heart to higher guidance, allowing the realm of Spirit to be transmitted and translated into the world of physical form. Resonating at the level of an individual's needs, Clear Quartz also amplifies whatever energy or intent is programmed into it, and continues to broadcast that energy throughout the world and into the etheric realms. It also amplifies the intentions and properties of other crystals near it.
QUARTZ, GOLD (also known as the “Golden Healer”) is associated with the third chakra; balancing this energy center as it provides momentum to move forward and realize personal desires and intentions. It supports the development of personal power and a healthy self-image of oneself. Gold Quartz also allows the golden light of Universal Life Force to flow into the body through the Crown Chakra. The energy then spreads its golden light throughout the body as it clears blockages and imbalances that ready the body for multi-level healing. The Golden Ray energy of the Golden Healer may represent the Divine Spirit, Source and Creation. A Master Healer, the Golden Healer is of the highest vibration. Its energy is powerful, yet gentle and soothing. Golden Healers can be used to raise the holder’s energy vibration or frequency, which will facilitate spiritual communications over a long distance, including between worlds and dimensions. This is a powerful and amazing piece, which enhances joy, peace and the spirit of Oneness. Additionally, this crystal is claimed to connect its keeper with the energy of the Christ (and thus join the will with Divine will), assist him or her in maintaining integrity in relationships; instill in him or her, the desire to move forward in life, and more. Stone of success - facilitates psychic abilities & spiritual communication.
QUARTZ, GREEN works with the Heart Chakra and has a healing effect when nearby. Use Green Quartz to help transmute negative energies into positive ones. Green Quartz is also known to attract prosperity and success and to stimulate one’s creativity. By opening, activating and/or stabilizing the Heart Chakra, Green Quartz can help one to feel empathy and universal love for others, and as such, is a great stone for people who are overly selfish or controlling. Green Quartz has a pleasant vibe and can have a positive effect on the environment if placed strategically in a room. Green Quartz can help one to learn empathy in a "dog-eat-dog" environment. This quality is good for both the giver and the receiver, as well as for the benefit of the whole world using collective consciousness. Working with Green Quartz can promote cooperation and tactful honesty, and as such, can be a wonderful addition to any home or office environment. Meditating with Green Quartz can bring truthful desires up from the depths of the heart to be examined for their usefulness, and either assimilated or expelled. Physically, Green Quartz is good for the endocrine glands, adrenal glands, heart and lungs.
QUARTZ, LITHIUM is a powerful “balancer” of the mind and emotions. It contains natural lithium which is the same mineral used in antidepressant medication, but in its pure form as it comes out of the Earth. It works in a gentle and slow but steady and powerful manner to balance the brain and emotions, not causing the discomfort of sudden change that some crystals might at times. Very popular for its metaphysical and mental health properties, Lithium Quartz is used in crystal healing for stress related disorders, depression and bipolar disorder to bring emotional peace, stress release, and relaxation. Calming and soothing, Lithium Quartz uplifts the mental and emotional bodies, and gently moves repressed anger and grief to the surface so it can be healed. Lithium quartz is also used to activate and balance all chakras and is handy to work with any individual chakra also.
QUARTZ, ORANGE RIVER has inclusions of Hematite, making it a highly energetic stone revitalizing all levels of a being and is attuned to the vermilion flame of the spiritual will. Orange River Quartz Crystal aids in accessing intellectual information activating intuition and vitality. Orange River Quartz Crystal adds zest to life and is an excellent stone for recharging the base and sacral chakras. Orange River Quartz draws the creative life force from the Earth up into the Earth Chakra, activating the creativity of the base and sacral to the crown and soul star chakras. Orange River Quartz aligns with your Higher Self and aids in accepting the life path chosen or your soul purpose. Orange River Quartz restores the capacity for enjoyment, opening one to both give and receive pure pleasure. Orange River Quartz Crystal facilitates loving relationships and the attraction of love. Orange River Quartz Crystal dissolves negativity and prevents negative energies from entering the aura. Orange River Quartz Crystal protects the soul and is helpful for grounding during out-of-body journeying. Orange River Quartz crystal may be helpful in overcoming karmic misuse and the abuse of power. Orange River Quartz Crystal is an efficient healer as it may help to realign the meridians of the body and encourage energy flow. Quartz is a master healer and may be used for any condition. River Quartz supports the blood, liver and spleen. Orange River Quartz Crystal regulates blood flow, increases the strength of red corpuscles, stimulates the immune system, and the reproductive organs.
QUARTZ, RED is a stone of heightened energy. It connects strongly to the element of fire, and to the second chakra and, to a slighter degree, the third chakra. It can improve circulation and help assimilate iron into the bloodstream. It can help people with AIDS. This crystal also stimulates the adrenal glands and invigorates stagnant "chi," or circulatory life energy. It is a good stone for people suffering from chronic fatigue. With its gentle pink essence, it is a stone of the heart, a Crystal of Unconditional Love. It carries a soft feminine energy of compassion and peace, tenderness and healing, nourishment and comfort. It speaks directly to the Heart Chakra, dissolving emotional wounds, fears and resentments, and circulates a Divine loving energy throughout the entire aura. Reawakening the heart to its own innate love, it provides a deep sense of personal fulfillment and contentment, allowing one the capacity to truly give and receive love from others.
QUARTZ, RED CHERRY TANZURINE opens and balances the Sacral Chakra. It is especially helpful for those who are oversensitive or indecisive, aiding in overcoming any feelings of problems with power and control over your own life. It can help focus intentions for manifesting a sense of ease in being yourself, in addition to increasing levels of abundance and prosperity. Tanzurine is said to enhance creativity. This is a very grounding stone but uplifting at the same time. It removes stress, so you don't feel nervous or panicky. It then lightens your heart, so you might feel a light euphoria of sense of well-being.
QUARTZ, RED RUBY AURA is natural Clear Quartz bonded with Platinum, sometimes with additional Gold or Silver; like Rose Aura, but a difference in alchemical process produces a richer, ruby-red metallic sheen. A favorite among women, Ruby Aura brings in love, passion and vitality, and activates wisdom of the heart. It cleanses the Base Chakra of old survival issues, and is a protective crystal against aggression and violence, helping to heal the effects of physical abuse, especially in children. It transmutes negative emotions such as rage or resentment, and is spiritually uplifting, opening to Christ consciousness. Ruby Aura stimulates energy, is an excellent receptor for programming, and brings the body into balance. It is thought to benefit the endocrine system and aid in treatments for sciatica, lower back and slipped discs. It also acts as a natural antibiotic for fungal infections and parasites.
QUARTZ, RHODOCHROSITE has an allure that is undeniable. While all pink stones promote unconditional love, it has been said that Rhodochrosite emanates one of the most tender and loving energies of any stone, soothing the heart, comforting the soul, and vibrating to the frequencies of inner peace. It is a marvelous talisman of joy and healing, of embracing one’s rightful powers and rising to one’s full potential. Known as the Stone of the Compassionate Heart, Rhodochrosite symbolizes selfless love, moving one beyond mere empathy but stirring one to action on others’ behalf. Rhodochrosite, however, directs that love first toward the self for the specific purpose of emotional healing. By empowering one to earnestly examine old wounds, suppressed feelings, and traumas of childhood or past lives, it enables one to view old situations with new information, and allows one to acknowledge and release pain, along with destructive patterns of behavior one may have adopted to cope. Its vibration of self-love, forgiveness and compassion for the child within, assists in reclaiming the self-one was born to be. The frequency of Rhodochrosite is surrounded by heavenly energies imbued with the golden sphere of Light and emits not only the pink/red color rays of influence, but a harmonious blend of pink and light orange. It not only heals the Heart Chakra but is described by Katrina Raphaell in Crystal Enlightenment as “the God-sent deliverer whose purpose and mission is to clear the solar plexus and integrate the energies of the physical and spiritual realms.” As the center of emotional activity and personal will, the Solar Plexus Chakra tends to record and store unresolved issues. Rhodochrosite frees blockages in this chakra, forming a vital bridge between the upper chakras of higher consciousness and the lower chakras of energy, restoring one’s sense of wholeness and confidence to use one’s will in creating one’s reality. Because it resonates so closely with the inner child, it helps one to reclaim joy and playfulness, creativity and innate talents that may have lain dormant. It inspires a dynamic and positive attitude, as well as a courageous heart capable of acting to express love and emotions and to pursue one’s dreams.
QUARTZ, ROSE is a stone of the heart, a crystal of Unconditional Love. It carries a soft feminine energy of compassion and peace, tenderness and healing, nourishment and comfort. It speaks directly to the Heart Chakra, dissolving emotional wounds, fears and resentments, and circulates a Divine loving energy throughout the entire aura. Reawakening the heart to its own innate love, it provides a deep sense of personal fulfillment and contentment, allowing one the capacity to truly give and receive love from others. Rose Quartz a powerful crystal with gentle effects. It promotes the capacity to keep your cool, even in stressful situations. It reduces pressure and emotional problems, as well as supporting physical well-being. Rose Quartz focus’ our attention on a basic need for calm, sleep, recovery, good nutrition, protection and security. This reinforces our vitality and improves our lifestyle, encouraging us to adapt (almost) automatically to a way of living that promotes a healthy heart. In addition, Rose Quartz inspires us to allow space for those aspects of our lives that nurture well- being, pleasure and the fulfillment of emotional desires, while also allowing us to approach others with sincerity and a warm and open heart. Rose quartz soothes heartache and enables us to give and receive intimacy. It makes us sensitive and sympathetic, promoting love, empathy and sensuality.
QUARTZ, SMOKEY is one of the best stones for grounding energy, so it works hard to channel excess energy down your chakras and out into the ground leaving you only with the positive energy you need. This calming stone removes fear and lifts your mood. It helps you to tolerate and accept your situation while you’re going through it and lifts your mood to bring positivity into your life. It has the wonderful healing energies of Quartz, but can calm the emotions and ground scattered energies, which is good for hyperactivity. Smokey Quartz can clear out energy blockages, bringing a greater flow and balance to the subtle bodies. It also works to consolidate energies into one purpose, thereby enhancing focus and concentration. Many people like to work with Smokey Quartz because it helps them to release extraneous vibrations and patterns that are not conducive to well-being. It too, can be helpful for achieving a deeper state of consciousness for meditation, due to the many veils and fractures that can often be seen inside the crystal. It is also an excellent stone for protection from negative energy, as it removes negativity and negative energy of any kind and transforms them to positive energy. It is excellent for stubborn people who refuse to let go of negative emotions as it dissolves and transmutes negative energy. Smoky quartz can help us to break out of old habits and to accept a new way of thinking. Hold Smoky Quartz to relieve tension and stress, anxiety, or panic attacks; also, to ward off negative thinking, and to eliminate worry and doubt when faced with chaos or confusion.
QUARTZ, SNOW (also known as Snow White Quartz) is a stone that brings good fortune. It is also a calming and soothing stone. Snow quartz is helpful for meditation and looking within. Snow quartz is often used for purification on spiritual and other levels as it facilitates mental clarity and alertness during meditation. It also teaches patience, discretion and discernment within relationships. Snow Quartz can be used to stimulate healing of any disease, as its function is to harmonize the higher vibrational energies of the aura, light body or subtle body. Snow Quartz can be used to counter-act the effects of radioactive treatments and sunburn as well as helps to reduce abdominal cramps, relieves pain and headaches.
QUARTZ, STRAWBERRY amplifies loving and generous intentions, and can radiate those vibrations outwardly. Strawberry Quartz carries all the vibrations of Clear Quartz, with the additional attributes of universal love, understanding of purpose, balancing the emotions and seizing the day. It can be soothing and calming for someone who works in a fast-paced environment. Strawberry Quartz assists in bringing balance to the psyche, the emotions, and the subtle energy bodies. An important tool for new initiates on the spiritual path, it can help one to gain insights into one's persona and inspiration regarding how to improve on it. Strawberry Quartz is a great facilitator of gaining hidden knowledge.
QUARTZ, TANGERINE is a remarkable tool to use when working with the issues of Inner self (understanding, acceptance, growth). It helps to evaluate and face these inner issues without judgment or criticism. The energy of Tangerine Quartz allows for the forgiveness and release of past issues/traumas that no longer serve and in fact have held us back from going forward. Tangerine Quartz works primarily with the Root Chakra and secondarily with the Sacral Chakra energies, enhancing creativity and the acceptance of Change. Tangerine Quartz supports balance in the Sacral Chakra and helps to "Put the Past in the Past". It is a crystal of strength and tenacity. Tangerine Quartz exhibits an energy that allows a greater understanding of the events affecting us in our lives. Tangerine Quartz can be used to find a place of calm and center after a physical or energetic trauma. It can help heal from a psychic attack, fostering a sense of compassion and understanding rather than assigning blame. The energy of Tangerine Quartz is amazingly subtle, smooth and highly effective.
QUARTZ, TOURMILATED is clear or white quartz (also known as Milky Quartz or Quartzite) which has pieces of Black Tourmaline within it. These quartz crystals have especially strong metaphysical properties. They encourage a large amount of light to encircle your body for superior healing on many levels. The combination of these minerals embodies both the energy of Black Tourmaline and the strong vibration of Quartz crystals, which further amplifies the Tourmaline energy. Just like Black Tourmaline, Tourmilated Quartz stones have a strong spiritual grounding energy as well as being potent psychic protection stones. These stones have a powerful ability to clear your auric field of negativity. When the light that resonates from these crystals surrounds the body, this acts as a powerful protective field of energy, to keep you safe, and shield you from harm. Tourmilated Quartz crystals are powerful healing stones, on a physical, mental, emotional and spiritual level. They have excellent psychic protection energies and a strong spiritual grounding capacity as well. These stones embody Black Tourmaline which creates a strong vibrational action at the base or root chakra and the earth star chakra. The earth chakra is located approximately 12 to 18 inches below the soles of the feet. Often called the earth star chakra, it is not within the actual physical body but is part of the etheric body. This chakra aligns you with the magnetic core of the earth and connects you with Mother Gaia. The crown chakra is your connection to the Divine Mind, and it from here that the white light emanates. This link with the higher chakras makes these Tourmaline Quartz crystals have a strong vibration that provides clear thinking and emotional clarity. It is also the premier mineral for shielding you from harm with its protective field of energy.
QUARTZ, YELLOW (also called Lemon Quartz) brings the benefit of clarity for decision-making, relief from 'burnout', panic, nervousness or exhaustion, sharper memory and concentration skills, and protection from lethargy and depression during dull weather. Unlike Citrine, which is translucent in color, Yellow Quartz has a more “milky” opaque coloring. Use Yellow Quartz on the Solar Plexus chakra to help you learn from your experiences and gain self-confidence. Yellow as a color symbolizes wisdom, warmth, creative joy! Physically, Yellow Quartz can ease digestive system ailments; increases metabolism and brain function; helps with food intolerance, and hyperactivity. Used in meditation, lemon quartz is believed to filter out distractions, aid concentration and open memory. It is also believed to reduce anxiety, bring in money or assistance in times of need, and decrease negativity. Advocates recommend it be used with the third eye and crown chakras.
QUE SERA (also known as Llanite or Blue Liberite) have an amazing vibration that brings spiritual light into the body. They have a strong resonance and stimulate clairaudience, psychic communication and healing, on all planes. It feels like plugging you into an extra power source and recharging your batteries, as they bring high vibration energy through. This stone is found only in Brazil and is a mixture of different types of stone, including Quartz, Calcite, Kaolinite, Iron oxides, Magnetite, Clinozoisite and Leucozene with the blue parts being a type of quartz crystal. Que Sera crystals have a quite good energy to lift you if you are depressed and to calm you when you are angry or stressed. Using this crystal is one of the ways to help to relieve stress. This crystal also aids protection from electromagnetic energy given off by computers, so it is an excellent stone to grid rooms where you are using electronic equipment. Use it within the solar plexus chakra if you have personal power issues that you would like to resolve. Use it at the sacral or navel chakra if you are experiencing fatigue. Using Que Sera Crystals will help your communication with the higher realms as it opens up your psychic hearing channel quite easily. This is a crystal with a very powerful vibration, that brings strong spiritual light and energy into the body, and through into your auric field to balance your meridians and recharge your energy. These stones will stimulate psychic communication abilities as well as clairaudience, and it may be helpful to use it at the throat chakra for this purpose.
RHODONITE gets its name from the Greek word meaning 'a rose', which relates to its rose-pink color. These stones come in a range of colors from pale pink though to a deep rose pink almost red. Rhodonite crystals are known for their capacity to bring emotional healing and to release blocked energy from within the heart chakra. They have a strong heart-based energy, that has a useful healing vibration to help with relationship problems. By its action to stimulate acceptance, forgiveness and unconditional love towards others, it helps to bring peace to troubled relationships. These stones are excellent for balancing the emotions, and during traumatic times this stone can be used to calm you. The energy of this stone also helps you to discover innate talents that you may not have been aware of and work out the best way to utilize them. Use them in meditation to help you to discover where your destiny lies. Rhodonite crystals are excellent to aid self-esteem and self-confidence and are powerful to help you when your life is traumatic. They may aid you to discover if the problem in your relationship is connected to how you have been acting, or whether its related to the other persons actions. Like most pink crystals this stone carries the vibration of love within it, as well as a strong energy of altruism and generosity. It helps you to discover what your talents are, and how they can be used to assist others.
SELENITE is a stone of mental clarity. This clarity enhances mental flexibility and enables strong decision-making abilities. It can affect everyday life as full mental clarity lessons confusion and mental disorientation. It quickly removes energy blocks and dispels negativity from both the physical and etheric bodies and is one of the top stones for superior EMF and angelic protection. It allows you to reach beyond your emotional state to the higher psycho-spiritual centers such as altruism, compassion, and love. It enhances mental clarity, mental flexibility and enables strong decision-making abilities. It provides for powerful intuition and psychic awareness through its influence on the Third Eye and Crown Chakras. Selenite is also excellent for enhancing the properties of other stones and for clearing and charging them.
SEPTARIAN (also known as Dragons Stone or Dragons Egg) are beautiful stones that resonate with all of the Lower Chakras, but especially the Root Chakra. Septarian has nurturing qualities and is used for calming, grounding and relaxation. Because Septarian is a 'concretion' stone, it provides both grounding and shielding of the physical, mental, and emotional bodies. Gazing at them can bring feelings of joy and spiritual uplifting. It is often used to promote teamwork, positive transformation, patience and endurance -- and is very useful in times of change and upheaval.
SERPENTINE (also called Afghanistan Jade, Bowenite, Tangiwaite or Tangawaite) means "snake stone" and is an amazing healing gem! The medicine of the snake is considered magical, especially among ancient healers, who used the Serpentine crystal stone as an antidote for deadly snakebites. In crystal healing, the Serpentine crystal meaning harnesses powerful healing energy that works to create an energetic and protective shield around the body. When you feel safe and guarded from proverbial snakebites, it gives you the freedom and security you need to glow with love and happiness. Aligning your intent with the Heart Chakra and Source energy, Serpentine helps to create an opening so that Kundalini energy may travel throughout your etheric bodies to ease any discomforts often associated with Kundalini Awakenings. The Serpentine meaning reminds us to shoot for the stars, because everybody's inner child knows their true purpose in life. Even if your dreams have been buried by societal expectations and demands of adulthood, the Serpentine crystal stone meaning serves as the catalyst to free you from the shackles of society and self-imposed limitations. When it comes to the health and happiness of your heart and soul, don't let a few snakes in the garden scare off your inner child. Embodying the fire element, the snake energy found in Serpentine heals snakebites on a physiological and psychological level with the ancient wisdom of fighting fire with fire. The snake has known many moons and many bites, making it one of the strongest crystals in transforming negativity into a beautiful rebirth of the spirit. When you sit quietly with the stone and give it a specific intention, the stone becomes much more than dazzling eye candy sitting on your shelf. It now holds a personal meaning that you can call on whenever you need its distinctive healing qualities. Trust the Serpentine crystal to do its job because it’s had your back since day one.
SHUNGITE has electric conductivity properties. This is said to be the reason for one of Shungites most notable uses: shielding and protection from EMF electromagnetic radiation from things like TVs, computers, microwaves, cell phones, and other items. This shielding brings with it many healing energies. Shungite is used by many for purification. Shungite is an excellent stone for magical and mystical work. It grounds spiritual energy to bring it into the Earth plane existence. Shungite is also used to bring Light into the auric energy field, allowing positive energy only to reach within that field. This brings not only physical protection, but also psychic protection. It is said to be protection against the evil eye and negative energies. Shungite is said to calm and relax anyone using or near it. This may be due to its protective energies and rejection of negative energy.
SODALITE (also called the Poet’s Stone) is a stone of logic, rationality, and efficiency. It is a stone that is good for healing and improving communication. It is a stone of truth, and brings this to all communications. It can help end arguments or other disagreements. It is particularly useful for honesty of emotions and love. It increases intelligence, knowledge and learning, and can unite the logical with the spiritual. Sodalite brings order and calmness to the mind and numbs mind chatter. Sodalite brings emotional balance and calms panic attacks. It enhances self-esteem, self-acceptance and self-trust. Physically, it balances metabolism, boosts the immune system and overcomes calcium deficiencies. It combats radiation damage by soaking up electromagnetic smog. Sodalite treats the throat, vocal cords, larynx and helps with hoarseness and digestive disorders. It cools fevers, lowers blood pressure and stimulates the absorption of body fluids. Sodalite can also help to prevent insomnia.
SUNSTONE carries the energy of Ra, the sun god, whose energy brings all potential life from within the Earth. It is a Stone of Leadership - of personal power, freedom, and expanded consciousness. Truly reflecting the qualities of Light, it brings openness, benevolence and warmth, strength, mental clarity, and the willingness and ability to bestow blessings upon others. Known as a joyful stone, Sunstone inspires the nurturing of self so that you can, in turn, be of service to others. It restores the enjoyment of life, good nature and provides a sense of abundance. It encourages independence and originality, is inspirational in revealing talents, and attracts fame and unexpected prosperity. It is an excellent "good luck" crystal for competitions. Sunstone provides a source of strength if you are dependent on others emotionally, or have suffered the sudden loss of a partner. It helps alleviate fearfulness and stress, and protects against those who drain your energies or finances. It is also an excellent crystal for phobia sufferers to ease fear of the dark, enclosed places, or the presence of other triggers.
TANZANITE is a relatively new gift from Mother Earth, Tanzanite was first discovered in 1967 in Tanzania, Africa. Tanzanite is the bluish-purple variety of Zoisite. Tanzanite increases communication with the Spiritual world and facilitates access to ancient wisdom, especially to the spiritual knowledge of ancient indigenous tribal cultures. Tanzanite opens the Crown Chakra to show visualizations of higher spiritual realms. Good for spiritual exploration and inner journeys, Tanzanite aids to deepen meditations, especially in visualization. The Throat and Third Eye Chakras are also activated by Tanzanite. Tanzanite facilitates integration between these two Chakras, simultaneously boosting psychic powers and communication, making it easier to communicate visions. The glow of Tanzanite increases your inner light, increasing health and vitality. Tanzanite also reduces stress, helping you to slow down. In the stillness that is created, quieter sides of your personality can emerge, allowing a more balanced state of being. Physically, Tanzanite is a wonderful stone to use in soothing depression, anxiety and panic. Use to aid the immune system and ease inflammation.
TIGER EYE, BLUE is a very soothing stone as it aids in reducing stress, increasing calm and easing anxiety. Shimmery Blue Tiger Eye can illuminate issues that may have been difficult to see otherwise. Blue Tiger Eye helps to open, clear and align the mid to higher range chakras, which will assist in speaking with clarity and acting from a place of integrity. Blue Tiger Eye works extremely well with the Throat and Third Eye chakras, providing insight into internal conflicts and emotional or mental issues. Blue Tiger Eye brings a "go with the flow" attitude, aiding in relief from fears, phobias and hot tempers. Use Blue Tiger Eye to balance the male/female, Yin/Yang energies. Use Blue Tiger Eye to increase all forms of psychic abilities, especially clairvoyance, astral travel and remote viewing. Like all Tiger Eye, Blue Tiger Eye can be used in prosperity rituals around a candle, or in manifestation grids. If you are nervous about giving a presentation or speaking in public, keeping a piece of Tumbled Blue Tiger Eye in your pocket can help relax your Throat Chakra, clear any blockages, and form a strong connection with the Third-Eye Chakra, allowing for easier access to the intuition. Because of its association with the Hawk, Blue Tiger Eye is especially helpful to ease one’s fear of flying. It enables one to expand their horizons, often leading to better opportunities. Physically, Blue Tiger Eye encourages emotional balance, aids in fatigue and depression, cools an overactive sex drive, and heals on a metabolic level. It can also alleviate eye problems that deal with the inability to focus.
TIGER EYE, GOLDEN is a most ancient talisman, mysterious and powerful, revered and feared - an “all-seeing all-knowing eye,” thought to grant a wearer the ability to observe everything, even thru closed doors. It was chosen by the Egyptians for the eyes in their deity statues to express divine vision, and was believed to provide the protection of the sun and earth combined, of Ra, the sun god and Geb, god of the growing land. This marvelous stone of the Golden Ray is still as captivating as it was in the past, with chatoyant layers that dance like shafts of light through a dense forest. It is warm and radiant, synthesizing the frequencies of Sun and Earth, bringing stability and awareness while integrating the spiritual with the physical realms. It teaches balance between extremes, moving one out of the world of duality - right and wrong, good and bad, dark and light - and provides an understanding of the underlying unity behind apparent opposites. It brings a more practical and compassionate reasoning to one’s choices, and helps one to reflect Spirit through each action taken in the world. One of the most effective of the eye formation stones, Tiger’s Eye is ever vigilant, bringing sharpness to one’s inner vision and better understanding of the cause and effect of each situation. It encourages one to use their powers wisely, and allows scattered information to be brought together to a cohesive whole. Tiger’s Eye supports necessary change in all aspects of one’s life, strengthening the will and clarity of intention to manifest at the highest level. It inspires creativity and utilizing one’s talents and abilities, and is superb for stimulating wealth and the good judgment needed to maintain it.
TIGER EYE, RED has a trigonal crystal system, and the shine and shimmer that can be seen on the stone are created during its formation process. The red color in Red-Tigers-Eye is because of the level of oxidation that occurs. Red Tiger Eye is a very stimulating stone that will give you inspiration and motivation in all aspects of your life. It’s a highly calming stone that will keep you relaxed and centered even if you lead a very busy or chaotic life. When you work with the energies of this stone, you will have peace and harmony wherever you are, whoever you’re with, and whatever you’re doing. It has a strong grounding energy that will make sure your physical body is connected to the earth. This will ensure that you have all the skills that you need to survive and preserve yourself. For this reason, Red-Tigers-Eye is also called the survival stone! It will protect your integrity; making sure that you will not be trapped in situations where you need to sacrifice your integrity and all the other values that you uphold. This stone will also promote self-care and self-love. You will do what’s best for you, and you will be the champion of your own self. Red Tiger Eye will also encourage you to have a healthy passion for any project, pursuit, or endeavor. It will keep your mind occupied and your hands busy, and it will stimulate your creativity. It will boost your energies and get your creative juices flowing. It will also help you relax when you need to slow down and take a breather. The energies of this stone will have a slowing effect on your system, which will get rid of any excess energy!
TOURMALINE, BLACK is revered as a premier talisman of protection, a psychic shield deflecting and dispelling negative energies, entities, or destructive forces. It guards against radiation and environmental pollutants, and is highly useful in purifying and neutralizing one’s own negative thoughts and internal conflicts, and turning them into positive, usable energy. Black Tourmaline is also a powerful grounding stone, electrical in nature, providing a connection between Earth and the human spirit. Its supportive energy aligns the energy centers of the body and channels healing light throughout the system. It promotes a sense of power and self-confidence, allowing for a clearer, more objective view of the world. Black Tourmaline soothes panic attacks, especially those caused by dark or confined spaces, or in places where the atmosphere is frightening. It provides an excellent shield against environmental pollutants, electromagnetic smog, and radiation associated with cell phones, computers, and other electronic equipment. They are used for their durability since high frequencies can be passed through them without shattering, as many crystals do.
TOURMALINE, PINK (also called Rubellite) is great for Self-love, compassion, promotes feeling of joy and enthusiasm as we release our old hurts. Helps us to trust in the power of love. Rubellite brings thought awareness and experience of Universal Love. Rubellite provides support to those working with it, creating balance in emotional and intellectual states and strength in adverse conditions. Rubellite also works to bring strength, courage, and conviction to one's endeavors that are based on Love. It helps one to gain the courage to overcome issues that hold the heart hostage, such as abusive relationships and negative work situations, and to recognize how why these issues come to be in one's life. Bringing the power to break free of such conditions, Rubellite can then provide emotional support for the transition period when one is learning to live free of these destructive patterns that no longer serve. Pink Tourmaline relieves fatigue and anemia. Associated chakras are the base and heart. It has an affinity with the Heart Chakra and appeals to the inner sense of sacred beauty and healing power. They are believed to enhance flexibility, happiness, objectivity, compassion, serenity, balance, positive transformation, healing, strength, tolerance, and understanding. Excellent channeling stone for communication with higher forces. According to legend, all colors of tourmaline protect the wearer against many dangers and misfortune. Rubellite increases success. This lovely pink crystal is high in lithium, and this is known to help emotional and mood related problems. So, if you have been feeling dejected, stressed or lacking interest in life, this lovely pink stone will help to bring back your passion for living.
TURQUOISE is perhaps the oldest stone in man’s history, the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It is a stone of protection, strong and opaque, yet soothing to the touch, healing to the eye, as if carved from an azure heaven and slipped to earth. Providing emotional detachment and focus on self-accomplishment without entanglement with others, Turquoise has spanned all cultures, prized as a symbol of wisdom, nobility and the power of immortality. They have impressive metaphysical properties, and are powerful healing stones that will filter the fifth element ether, into the etheric body. The natural energy of these stones will help you to communicate with truth. They are a strong stone of spiritual attunement and are very effective to aid communication. They have a strong effect within the throat chakra, and they may aid you to manifest clairaudient and clairvoyant abilities, and they help to balance your male and female aspects. The distinct vibration of these stones resonates within the throat and third eye chakras, allowing you to access past life knowledge. This may be helpful if you are aiming to work in psychic employment as they enhance your effectiveness to communicate what comes through from spirit, within your day to day physical life.