Stability, Balance, Clarity
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.
Calming, Communication, Balance
Amazonite has a soothing and calming energy that helps relieve stress and irritation. It dispels negative energy that one is holding onto returning them to a more balanced state. When conflict arises, Amazonite will help you see both sides of an argument and help improve one’s verbal and nonverbal communication until an understanding is reached. It also assists with alleviating worry and fear by calming the nervous system. It is a great crystal for those suffering from emotional trauma. On a mental level, it combines information from the brain with one’s own intuition raising the level of consciousness. Amazonite is a great filter for geopathic stress and electromagnetic pollution. Placing Amazonite on a computer, cell phone and microwave is said to alleviate the affects these types of pollution have on the mind, body and spirit.
Strength, Protection, Confidence
Onyx is a strength providing stone that is highly beneficial in difficult times involving physical stress or emotional stress. It centers our energy and aligns us with a higher power that gives us guidance and strength. Onyx wants us to be the master of our own destiny and it promotes the vigor, stamina and steadfast that we need on our journey. Onyx encourages us to learn from our past mistakes allowing us to develop confidence in our judgment and decision making abilities. An excellent stone for absorbing and transmuting negative energy, Onyx wants us to focus on the important things in life. It promotes self-discipline and self-control facilitating our ability to manifest our greatest desires.
Detoxifying, Grounding, Creativity
An excellent grounding and protective stone, Bloodstone reduces irritabilities, aggressiveness and impatience. It helps to calm our mind, remove confusion and enhance our decision-making abilities by protecting us from undesirable influences and opinions and the negative energy they bring. Ancient civilizations used Bloodstone for its detoxifying effect on the blood by grinding the stone to a fine powder. They also entrusted Bloodstone to heal all body, mind and spirit exhaustion by purifying the person on a deeper level that revitalizes their spirit. After feeling revitalized, Bloodstone encourages us to dream which allows us to open our minds to new forms of creative expression and creative ideals overall.
Purification, Unity, Communication
With it's soft, cooling vibration, Blue Lace Agate gives us the sense of peace and tranquility. This nurturing energy relieves our self-imposed mental blockages caused by suppressed emotions from our childhood. Once we release ourselves from fear of judgment, we open our Throat Chakra and begin to express our feelings and emotions openly and clearly. Uniting our thoughts, with our actions, with our spirit purifies our soul and allows the peace we feel within to flow outward.
Balance, Empowering, Clarity
Hawk’s Eye or Blue Tigers Eye is a very soothing stone. It aids in reducing stress and anxiety while increasing a calm, peaceful feeling. A gleaming Tigers Eye in shades of blues and grays, Hawk’s Eye can help illuminate issues that may have been difficult for us to see. It connects us to our Third Eye, increasing our intuition and empowering our understanding of the internal conflicts that consistently distract us from achieving our desires. Blue Tigers Eye also instills a go with the flow attitude, reminding us that balance and harmony is essential. Clarity is bestowed upon us when we work with it and the aspects of our own yin/yang imbalances are able to be aligned in harmony.
Optimism, Stability, Harmony
Crazy Lace Agate is the "Happy Stone!" Supportive and encouraging, Crazy Lace Agate boosts optimism. It bestows a sense of stability upon us as our mind, body and spirit work in harmony. Its warm, protective energy also assists in maintaining our focus and composure while making important decisions. Crazy Lace Agate also emits a protective shield that wards against the evil eye.
Composure, Grounding, Nurturing
Dalmatian jasper is the "Stone of Service" reminding us that we can make a difference in this world, no matter how small the effort seems to be. A very nurturing stone, Dalmatian Stone encourages us to remain composed and grounded during our most trying times. By uniting our mind, body and spirit, we can arrive at decisions more clearly. Due to its black inclusions of Tourmaline, Dalmatian Stone dispels negativity from within and around us as it cleanses our personal aura. It is a great stone for over analyzers, encouraging them to stay centered, while nurturing their emotions until they feel they do not need to be overly analytical.
Grounding, Balance, Detoxifying
Hematite is extremely effective at keeping us grounded. When emotions run high or the stress of everyday life has you at your breaking point, use Hematite to balance these emotions and keep you grounded and focused on your goals. Hematite is a protective stone that eliminates negativity from our aura restoring harmony and balance. Hematite also stimulates our ability to concentrate and focus, enhancing our memory and organizing our thoughts. Promoting balance and harmony, Hematite helps us come to terms with our past mistakes and regrets. It persuades us to see them not as disasters, but as learning experiences and opportunities for growth.
Calming, Awareness, Expression
Howlite exudes a calming vibration that helps eliminate rage and uncontrolled anger. By absorbing our anger, Howlite encourages us to overcome our selfish tendencies and limiting behaviors. Stilling our mind, Howlite emboldens reasonable communication and expression. Attuning us to the spiritual dimension, Howlite helps prepare us to receive and understand divine wisdom and insights. A newfound awareness to current and past life issues assists our understanding of our own patterns allowing for calm resolve to occur. Howlite is excellent for those suffering with insomnia and can be placed under the pillow or in a gem elixir sipped for an hour before bed.
Strength, Transformation, Intuition
Labradorite is known as the stone of mystery and magic. Hiding beautiful shades of blues, greens, golds, pinks and purples, and appearing plain and ordinary, Labradorite patiently waits until the light shines just right to reveal it's magical colors. Aligning the etheric with the physical body, it helps raise consciousness while grounding spiritual energies into our physical body. It stimulates our intuition and brings messages from the subconscious to the conscious mind, but only when we are ready to understand them. Labradorite promotes strength and perseverance, but because it understands how difficult this journey can be it only reveals hidden truths and mysteries to us when we are ready to embrace them and the transformation this knowledge will bring. Labradorite reminds us we all have hidden beauty to shine our light on!
Purification, Inner Power, Intuition
Lapis Lazuli is believed to have been in existence since the beginning of time of itself. A highly beneficial stones for opening the Throat Chakra, Lapis Lazuli helps us speak clearly with intention. Those of us that are prone to being tongue tied, will see those knots unfold as we begin to express our truth unabated. Lapis Lazuli is "The Truth Stone," as it purifies our self-awareness and opens our eyes to repressed feelings and anger, allowing us to finally express our self without compromise. This inner power that Lapis Lazuli draws out, enhances new opportunities, knowledge and personal growth as we gain confidence to pursue new ventures. With a strong connection to our Third Eye, Lapis Lazuli intensifies our intuition and increases our spiritual awareness, hastening our awakening. It is a great stone to meditate with by placing a stone on the Third Eye.
Protection, Harmony, Journeying
Leopardskin Jasper is deeply connected to Shamanic journeying. Using Leopardskin Jasper while journeying is believed to help us find, communicate with and learn from our spirit guides. Leopardskin Jasper encourages harmony by reconnecting us to all sentient beings. Living in harmony with the universe enhances our vibration and keeps us on our spiritual path. Leopardskin Jasper is a nurturer, as all jaspers are, but it does not give in to our every demand. It protects us from our ill perceived desires and only offers what will serve a higher purpose and the greater good of all.
Awareness, Healing, Intuition
Mookaite is a form of Australian Jasper. It is a powerful healing stone that strives to connect us to the natural cycles and rhythms of the universe. Healing can only occur when balance with nature is in sync. Mookaite encourages awareness to the actions, thoughts and beliefs that we have learned throughout our lives that are preventing a deeper connection. With our newfound awareness it encourages us to erase our learned behaviors and thoughts in order to foster the healing we desire along with the connection to spirit that is necessary for even further growth. Once we are reconnected to the natural rhythms of the universe our intuition blossoms and animal like instincts are keen. These zealous instincts will be instrumental as we move forward on our spiritual journey towards enlightenment.
Grounding, Protection, Balance
Picasso Jasper is regarded as an important helper for those who wish to consciously transform with ease and comfort. Picasso stone is grounding and calming. It also promotes weight loss and assists in the development of creativity, as well as strength and self-discipline. Some believe this crystal can most easily assist in transformation in the area of relationships. Specifically, it is said to attract like minded people who become loyal and trusted friends. It can also help to renew old friendships that have been lost. Use it for the transformation of ones creativity. Anyone feeling an artistic block, whether new or lifelong, can benefit by letting the eyes travel through the patterns of Picasso jasper and allowing thought to dissolve.
Confidence, Nurture, Creative Visualization
Picture Jasper encourages us to see the bigger picture. By holding onto our negative emotions we sabotage our spiritual journey. The drawings that appear on Picture Jasper are said to be from Mother Earth herself. Each stone revealing hidden knowledge and messages from long ago. By examining these hidden message we learn of our past and with that, the ability to finally let it go. Picture Jasper also wants us to express our own creativity. Serving as inspiration and providing courage and strength, Picture Jasper assists in making our dreams into realities. The stone also serves as a reminder the importance of fostering a greater understanding of all people and their distinct histories and unique cultures. Forging a connection between of all of humanity is a path towards healing the planet and living in true harmony.
Protection, Purification, Spirituality
Quartz is the “Master Healer” and “Stone of Power!” Quartz has a very high vibration that amplifies and purifies our energy and intentions. It raises consciousness towards enlightenment and cleanses us on every level. It is the most powerful healing stone in the crystal kingdom because of its unique helical spiral formation. It's clarity is created from every color of the rainbow enabling it to assist us with any mental, spiritual and physical ailment that prevents us from being the best version of ourselves. It also possesses the wonderful ability to amplify any other crystal it is near enhancing that crystal's energy and vibration!
Love, Loyalty, Commitment
The flash and fire of Garnet inspires a sense of lightness and brightness, illuminating dark places and dark souls. Garnet is a good stone for depression, bringing joy and hope to its user, and helps lessen anger, especially toward oneself. Garnet’s fire stimulates the survival instinct, bringing willpower and courage to a situation. Garnet will quickly “light a fire” under you, bringing those internalized ideas and feeling you have to the surface to be acted upon and carried out. Powerful Garnet can cleanse the chakras of negative energies and re-energize them. Use Garnet to balance the Sacral Chakra and sex drive, and to aid in the controlled rise of Kundalini energy. Garnet inspires love and passion, devotion and loyalty. A stone of commitment, Garnet encourages personal relationships of all kinds, and is a useful relationship tool both personally and in business.
Vitality, Confidence, Motivation
Red Tigers Eye is sometimes referred to as Dragon’s Eye. It enhances our confidence and self-esteem by encouraging vitality and strength. A motivational stone, Red Tigers Eye wants us to get to the bottom of the emotions that are holding us back and lowering our vibration. Red Tigers Eye inspires us to approach our goals with passion and excitement no matter how daunting the task enabling us to do our best in all that we endeavor. It is connected to our Root Chakra helping to keep us focused, balanced and grounded.
Compassion, Love, Comfort
Rhodochrosite comforts and uplifts us by radiating unconditional love and compassion! It has a deep connection to the Heart Chakra, opening the heart to love. It comforts us during hard times encouraging us to be positive and optimistic that better times are ahead, but not until we heal the emotional wounds suppressed inside. Rhodochrosite urges us to confront our learned behaviors and beliefs to determine if they are natural or if we only hold onto them because of the pain we once experienced surrounding them. Rhodochrosite encourages us to face our fears honestly and openly. Expressing our feelings is the way towards healing and Rhodochrosite will not let us hide our truth.
Abundance, Kundalini, Manifest
Serpentine is a wonderful addition to your crystal collection. This stone helps us heal any mental, emotional and physical ailments we are suffering from. It likes to form a unique connection or bond to us individually to tailor its energy to our specific needs. Serpentine helps cleanse and release any dense, blocked or clouded Chakra to ensure we can access our highest state of being. Serpentine is also a stone of abundance and manifestation. It aligns our intentions to our Heart Chakra and works to assist us in manifesting abundance on all levels, including prosperity, love, spirituality, etc. In recent days it began being referred to as New Jade, however, its original name was chosen because of its resemblance to serpent scales.
Balance, Focus, Purity
Snowflake Obsidian is a stone of purity bringing balance to our mind, body and spirit. An excellent stone to remove negativity from all aspects of our lives, Snowflake Obsidian keeps us grounded and balanced during chaotic times. It is a great stone to keep at your office or workplace if you encounter difficult people. Snowflake Obsidian is created from a volcanic eruption it reminds us that our hidden emotions, if not addressed, will erupt from within and damper our journey. It encourages us to bring our issues to the surface gently in order to process them, understand them and finally heal from them. Snowflake Obsidian encourages us to focus on the present moment and let all that needs to burn, burn holding onto only what is pure.
Intuition, Self-Expression, Focus
Sodalite is a stone of self-expression and confidence. It enhances our self-worth and self-esteem while encouraging us to live our truth through our words and actions. Stimulating our Pineal Gland and Third Eye, Sodalite assists in enhancing our intuition. For those of us that react emotionally, Sodalite tames those emotions and encourages us to remain focused using our logic and intuition during difficult times. It is a stone of disciplined, rational thought and objectivity in verbal expression and will help release mental conditioning and rigid ideals making space for new insights to be practiced.
Connection, Grounding, Balance
Spider Web Jasper is a soothing stone that has a Valium like effect on our nerves. As its name implies, Spider Web Jasper reminds us of the interconnectedness of all sentient beings. It connects us with the universal energy and processes we all share promoting a connection with others. It attunes us to a higher state of awareness allowing us to see how many different paths in life we are afforded. Spider Web Jasper grounds our energy when we are feeling overwhelmed. It reminds us that despite the ups and downs and twists and turns we experience in our lives, to remain balanced allowing yourself to falter, but know you will not fall as the web of life will always have your back.
Protection, Courage, Balance
Tigers Eye has a powerful energy that combines the grounding qualities of earth with the uplifting vitality of the sun putting us in a grounded, high vibrational state. A stone of balance, it works to align our lower Chakras stimulating the flow of Kundalini. Additionally balancing our Yin Yang and emotional energies. Tigers Eye is a protective stone used as a talisman since ancient times to ward off evil and negativity. It instills the courage we need to recognize what strengths and talents we already possess, along with areas of ourselves that need improvement. Increasing self-worth and self-esteem, Tigers Eye promotes creativity and clarity to resolve our internal conflicts enabling us to proceed with our highest intentions as the best version of ourselves.
Purification, Strength, Balance
Turquoise is one of the most efficient healing stones in the crystal kingdom. Its comforting vibration uplifts our spirit and sense of well-being. Turquoise has been used as an amulet of protection and purification since ancient times. It was believed to protect the wearer from negativity, outside influence and pollutants in the atmosphere. As a balancing stone, Turquoise assists in aligning our Chakras helping to reduce blockages that prevent energy flow. Uniting the earth with the sky, Turquoise also balances the Yin Yang energy within us. Its connection to our Throat Chakra helps releases old thought patterns and embarrassments that are preventing us from expressing ourselves fully. Promoting spiritual attunement, it enhances communication with the spirit world and the physical world. Additionally, Turquoise is a strengthening stone, dissolving self-sabotage and a victim mentality. It promotes self-confidence and emboldens tenacity and courage to resolve our self imposed limitations, doubts and inhibitions head on strengthening our resolve to continue on the path towards enlightenment.
Insight, Balance, Release
Unakite is stone of vision and insight. It brings to light the past, hidden sources of our emotional pain and suffering. Unakite then facilitates the release of thought patterns, past hurts and negative emotions that have been holding us back and keeping us stuck. Unakite has a calm, gentle energy that encourages us to seek balance in our lives. Equalizing and stabilizing us emotionally and spiritually, Unakite clears blockages in our Heart Chakra, empowering us to open our hearts to love.
Purification, Strength, Balance
White Turquoise is often called the “White Buffalo” stone, signifying its broad spiritual energies and its connection to the higher energies now descending to earth. A powerful sacred stone valued for its rarity and purity of mineral composition.
Energy, Courage, Creativity
Lava helps you move with the flow of life. Excellent for folks involved in the process of changing from one form of behavior to another. Helps you to accept the porous, solid stability that emerges from the molten fires of change.