Semi-Precious Gemstone Meanings (A - M)

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Abalone Shell

The rainbow colours of Abalone enhance feelings of peace and compassion. It naturally soothes if you are dealing with difficult emotional issues. It also helps us to connect with our intuitive side and provides guidance if needed in relationships.

A perfect gift for someone who has gone through a traumatic experience. Like the shell that is tossed in the seas, but in the end its’ true beauty shines. It helps us see both sides to any situation; promoting harmony and balance and the ability to cooperate.

Physically; Like its home in the ocean that is always moving, it helps to energize our body and strengthen the immune system. A great boost for athletes.

Agate

Agates have a gentle energy that likes to work behind the scenes. While working on our subtle bodies to heal the cause instead of the symptoms of an issue.

Helping to improve mental function and clarity, creating stability and harmony.

They may work slowly like the pace of a turtle, but its gentle energy has a lasting impact.  

Agate - Banded

For your mind, body and spirit, banded agate is the healing stone. It is able to both ground you and aid in bringing spiritual experiences into your everyday reality. It can aid in bringing honesty to a situation, and help with concentration and memory for those doing a lot of mental work. It will also protect you against negative energy.

Physically; It helps with digestive issues and improves stamina as well as protecting the body from harmful radiation from X-rays.

Agate - Black

All black stones are known for their grounding ability, thus providing a calm energy to help during periods of bereavement. In decisions making times, it will keep you on track and focused - sticking to what is practical.

Physically; It helps with ailments in the bones and joints. Or any stiffness or lack of movement in your shoulders or neck. All critical as we age, aiding to keep the body in balance.

Agate - Blue Lace

Allows us to communicate our thoughts and feelings more freely that come from our higher self. Its tiny crystals help to bring one peace of mind, thus helping you to state your feelings without the worry of being judged by others. Its soothing colour can help those or may be worried or have feelings of depression. It will aid in keeping a peaceful environment within the home among family members.

A great stone for those who utilize positive affirmations in their daily lives and aids in healing the Throat Chakra. Keep one in your pocket if you have to speak in public!

Physically; For those with insomnia, it will provide relief. It releases tension from headaches and aids those with high blood pressure.

Agate - Botswana

For those with repressed emotional issues this agate will help one to finally let them go and heal. As such, many claim it has anti-depressant properties.

If you require a creative boost for a project or goal carry one in your pocket. It release blockages and encourages one to focus on solutions rather than the negative.

It can aid in understanding the deeper meaning of life issues and stimulate the exploration of the unknown. Energizing the crown charka and your auric field, for those on the quest to a more enlightened state. Crystal healers like it for its calming and soothing qualities, and reminds us that we flow in love and compassion.

Crazy Lace Agate

Is also called the Laughter Stone and brings joy to those who wear it; think of sunny Mexican fiestas. It provides support and encouragement, elevating thoughts and promoting optimism. Its banding of lacey colours creates a circular flow of energy, stimulating for the mind and attitude. It promotes mental agility, liveliness and variety, and encourages flexibility in thinking and action.

Historically, it has been discovered with artifacts of Neolithic people; and was used as healing amulets and ornamentation dating back to Babylon. Its medicinal uses continued through the ancient Greek and Egyptian civilizations, and spread throughout Africa and the Middle East into Russia.

It vibrates to a slower frequency than other stones, but is highly regarded as a stabilizing and strengthening influence. Agate is excellent for balancing emotional, physical and intellectual energy, and in harmonizing Yin and Yang. Agate is useful as a protection amulet when traveling, and is especially effective against traffic accidents.

Physically; It stimulates the digestive system and is beneficial for the eyes, stomach, intestines. It can help to heals skin disorders and itching due to insect bites, improves tissue metabolism, elasticity of blood vessel walls and prevents varicose veins. 

Agate - Fire

Carries very protective attributes and has a strong connection to the earth.

It provides a protective shield around the body and repels any psychic attack, sending it back to where it came from.

Its’ strong connection to the earth also provides spiritual grounding and adds a bounce to your step in your daily life. It will stimulate the Root and Sacral Chakras, aiding stamina and manifestations.

Agate - Moss

A beautiful green stone in various shades is the primary stone for the Heart Charka. But it also works with the Root Charka to connect you to nature through the heart. It is associated with nature, agriculture and new beginnings. Place some stones around plants to help foster better growth. Some feel it may aid in connecting you with the elemental kingdom - nature spirits - and assists the planet in its healing.

As the colour implies, it is the stone that attracts positive energy providing abundance, improves self-esteem, helps to calm and brings goodness to our lives. It is both a strong grounding stone and spiritual. It helps to release old habits and promote forgiveness - healing old wounds.

Physically; It detoxes the circulation and elimination systems of the body. It aids those suffering depression. It is a stone that is recommended to be utilized frequently.

Agate - Tree

Is the stone of the heart and connects us to the natural world and the plant kingdom. Bringing abundance and prosperity. Like the tree of life, it strengthens the bonds among family members, and provides security in uncertain times.

Firmly rooted, it provides a good energy boosts and vitality to your daily life, with feelings of contentment and tranquility. Utilized with Clear Quartz for deep meditation and prayer, dissolving egoism and arrogance.

Physically; It provides a powerful healing energy for a wide variety of health issues. It balances the water in the body and boosts the immune system. Keep one in your pocket or wear a stone for these reasons.

Agate - Turritella

The properties of the stone help one to let go of old emotional problems or those who may have feelings of being a victim.

Physically: Great for anyone who may have fertility issues, gallstones, digestive problems or varicose veins. Is an excellent healing stone dealing with health issues related to ageing or health issues related to events based in the past.

Agate - White

Agate improves mental function providing clarity and stability. A great spiritual as well as grounding stone to help overcome negative emotions. It brings love into your chakras.

Physically: It works slowly but the effects are long lasting. It is good for pregnant women; easing the effects of morning sickness and alleviates the pain of labor.

Amazonite

Is one of the more powerful stones to use against the negative electromagnetic fields given off by cell phones or microwaves. Place a small stone next to your computer and it will absorb the unwelcome energy.

As its’ soft green colour implies, it soothes emotional trauma, and relieves irritation and aggravation. It balances the feminine and masculine energy, assisting the user to see the different sides to the same issue. It helps one to communicate the truth with integrity and energize the words you speak.

It can help to connect and communicate with Nature Spirits and Fairies, which the Icelandic people love. Like the good Fairies, it brings abundance and success. And can provide a peaceful transition when we leave this life.

Physically; It can assist with sinus, lung, throat and chest issues. And in helping to maintain overall health.

Amethyst

Used in ancient times to recover from physical addictions as well as addictive relationships. As such it became known as the “Stone of Sobriety”. It encourages inner strength and is a natural stress reliever.

It is a very protective and powerful crystal, the first choice for many healers. It can raise lower vibrations, changing negative energy to love energy.

It is great for working with the Third Eye or Crown Chakras. Connecting the physical plane with the higher realms, promoting a higher state of consciousness. It helps to develop psychic and intuitive abilities. It clears and repairs holes in the aura and brings in Divine Energy.

Physically; It can help to alleviate migraines and headaches. For those with insomnia and who suffer nightmares, it can provide a peaceful sleep. If you spend long hours on the computer it can also reduce eyestrain.

Amethyst - Banded and Chevron

These stones are a combination of Amethyst and white Quartz. Combining the stress relieving qualities of Amethyst and the strengthening and enhancing qualities of Quartz.

A great stone when working with the Third Eye to improve intuition and vision on other planes of existence. A must have spiritual stone, to help find the hidden meanings in life. Strengthening your aura and having strong psychic energies, which will help provide visions and inspirations from the higher realms. If your ready for a change, it will remove any last resistance and repels negativity.

Ametrine

A beautiful combination of Amethyst and Citrine, connecting physical and spiritual realms. Citrine works with the vibrations of the Solar Plexus Chakra. Helping one to release addictions and aids in weight loss. Amethyst works with your Crown Chakra, together the two quartz stone have a powerful effect. Also good for opening the Third Eye Chakra.

One of the more useful healing stones to help one decide on issues with guidance from a higher source that can be assimilated into one’s life. It can enhance creativity and, combining male and female energies brings harmony with others.

Physically; A very soothing stone, believed to be valuable for those with chronic, long-term diseases. A good stress releaser to place in your office, car or pocket. It helps remove negativity from your body and auric field.

Apatite

Comes in a variety of colours, each with different qualities. The more common colours are; blue, green, yellow or golden.

Apatite Blue

Has crystal properties that work well with the Third Eye and Throat Chakras helping to activate psychic abilities and intensify inner vision. The stones will stimulate deep meditation and spiritual awareness. It is known to be helpful when used for lucid dreaming and will help astral travel.

Traditionally it has been associated with humanitarian efforts and teaching; aiding the manifestation of ideas to reality and facilitates getting results. It is also known for bringing clarity of mind and insights, helping to uncover the truth.

A great stone for teachers as it enhances communication and self-expression on all levels. A good balancer of energies, emotions, chakras, and subtle bodies, as well as the male and female aspects of the self.  

Physically; It focuses healing energy on the body's systems, glands, meridians and organs. A great hunger suppressant; so carry or wear a piece throughout the day. It also helps to eliminate blockages and returns the body to balance.

Apatite - Green

Will aid to relax and will revitalize you. It is an excellent abundance stone, and this is about being abundant on all levels, so its energy is not just about financial gain.

Apatite Golden/Yellow

Is a strong stone for self confidence, weight loss and for boosting creativity and is also known as a stone to aid manifestation.

Aquamarine

Resonates with the energy of the ocean, and is often referred to as the stone of “courage and protection” and why seamen carried it in ancient times for safe travel on the water.

Its’ cool soothing energy is perfect for calming phobias and fears. An excellent stone to enhance spiritual communication, provide clarity of thought and verbal self-expression, working with the Throat Chakra. It is useful for the student, helping to assimilate new information. A great stone to assist with thinking on the fly and coming up with solutions. It also clears the way for intuition and the super-conscious mind. A good stone to carry with you to smooth any encounters.

Known to help one see emotional situations from the other persons perspective, thusly encouraging tolerance. It strengthens ones connection to the universe bringing a natural flow in tune with nature’s forces. Working with the heart chakra, it releases old patterns helping you to realize your most innermost truth. A good stone to meditate.

Physically; It helps to heal ailments of the throat, including the thyroid and pituitary, and can help to ameliorate diseases of the liver. It can also help with allergies by calming an overactive immune system, as well as assisting with other autoimmune disorders.

Aventurine

Provides excellent protection against smog and other environmental pollutants. It can help to stabilize one's state of mind when things seem chaotic or out of focus. And helps to open up the mind to endless alternatives and possibilities.

The stone of creativity, optimism and love of life, relating to the Heart Chakra. It can help attract a lover later in life. It also soothes and calms the emotions and can be a great help for reducing stress, especially before and during exams.

A green stone; for good luck and kept in cash boxes or drawers to attract money. Green Aventurine is commonly known as a “stone of personal growth”, and offers opportunities for learning about oneself and one's place in the universe.

Physically; Use it to help with disorders of the heart, lungs, adrenal glands, and muscles. Some even use Green Aventurine to improve their eyesight.

Azurite

A deep blue stone that resonates within both the Crown and the Third Eye Chakra and is a stone of inner vision. Not only will it help you with development of psychic gifts, but will also stimulate the mind and attune it to spiritual guidance. Helpful in relieving worries, phobias, and nagging negative thoughts, Azurite also helps one to recognize the areas in life needing attention.

Native Americans used Azurite as a sacred stone for communication with Indian Spirit Guides.  The Mayans are said to have used it for sacred, mystical communication via thought.

It helps to infuse intellectual logic with love, fostering compassion for oneself and others.  Used with the Throat Chakra, it encourages communication from the heart. Azurite is useful in meditation to clear the mind, promote deep introspection and visualization.

Physically; It helps to dissolve energy blockages, communication blockages, as well as blockages to one’s progress. 

Bismuth

This is a man made stone, but it still carries a quite powerful energy. It is a stone of transformation and change, helping to adapt to change with calm assurance. It encourages cohesiveness, so it is very helpful in group and/or relationship dynamics.

It can be a wonderful stone to use for focus, visualization and shamanic journeying. It is a lovely stone to create a connection with Spirit as well as with others. It can prevent you from becoming overwhelmed by all of your responsibilities while at the same time increasing your energy levels to deal with them. It relieves feelings of loneliness or isolation and helps to bring a sense of calm and tranquility into your life.

Physically; Use it to reduce fevers; find new treatments to deal with chronic illnesses; ease the effects of degenerative muscle conditions, and get you back on your feet after major surgeries.

Bloodstone

Composed of deep Green Chalcedony and small dots of Red Jasper, it is a powerful healing stone that has been used for thousands of years.

It brings love into any situation and helps ground the negative energies surrounding that issue. It assists in enhancing the functions of the mind, bringing clarity and understanding to subjects that were unfamiliar.

Bloodstone has been used to increase energy and strength. It removes energy blockages, which in turn, creates a smooth and constant energy flow throughout the body.  Bloodstone can help to enhance intuition and creativity, and can be used to combat fatigue, irritability and confusion. It is good to keep a Bloodstone in any place that needs its energy cleansed.

Physically; It is a good energy cleanser, purifying the blood and detoxifying the liver, kidneys and spleen.  It benefits all blood rich organs and regulates blood flow.  Bloodstone cleanses lower chakras, realigning the energies.

Bornite (Peacock Ore)

Some people think its the same stone as Chalcopyrite, but although they are similar they have a different chemical structure.

This bright stone will help you to be aware when there are obstructions that are stopping you from achieving your goals. And will also help you to discover ways to steer clear of those things that may be hampering your progress.

It will assist you to release objects and people that you no longer need in your life. Stimulate feelings of happiness and a realization that life can be good regardless of what may be happening.

Physically; The crystals relate to the area of the stomach and in particular to its action to aid the digestion and assist the body to create adrenaline.

Carnelian

Carnelian keeps us focused on the here and now and not on past experiences. It calms anger and grounds you in reality, while keeping you aware of unconditional love permeating the Universe and encourages initiative and determination.

In ancient times it was used to protect the dead in their journey to afterlife, and helps to calm the fears about death and rebirth, bringing serenity and acceptance of the great cycle of life. A powerful Sacral Chakra Stone, it increases personal power and physical energy, gives courage, and boosts creativity and compassion. Wearing or carrying Carnelian can enhance vitality and will, providing higher energy needed when approaching new projects and dreams.

Physically; It increases blood circulation, increases appetite, alleviates problems of the liver, bladder, kidneys and spleen. It can help with PMS, and is useful to keep on hand, especially for the do-it-yourselfer, to prevent accidents. It is also used to protect the home from theft, fire and storm damage.

Chalcedony - Blue

Carrying a lovely soothing action, it will quickly help to calm you when severe stress is making life difficult. It has strong crystal properties to aid you emotionally, absorb negativity and promote harmonious emotions, and may also enhance your creativity.

Great to use often during public speaking as it works with the Throat and Third Eye Chakras, to facilitate an exuberant vibe from a speaker to an audience. Blue Chalcedony can be used when facilitating telepathic communication, as well as communication with other realms. It has a special connection with the Angelic Realm.

It can bring a sense of generosity to the holder, centred around service to others. A member of the Quartz family, it carries properties for cleansing, healing, and balancing.

Physically; It works with the Throat Chakra, and may aid communication with beings in the higher realms. It is a strong stone that may aid the development of psychic gifts. 

Chalcopyrite

A very strong stone to use for meditation, it will help you to go deeply into a state of mind to aid you to gain deeper spiritual understanding of where you life is at present. In meditation, it may aid you to make contact with ancient civilizations.

It is a stone of creativity, flexibility and innovation. Use it to find new friendships as well as lost items.  It can be beneficial for those whose lives have become mundane by increasing the creative processes and stimulating new ideas. It can benefit those in the fashion, media, and sales industries, as well as those starting a new fitness regimen or martial arts program.

Physically; A strong energy within the Crown Chakra, they are helpful for acupuncturists to use as they aid the movement of chi energy, and this has an excellent action to assist the body to heal itself. It can shield the wearer from the effects of lengthy medical treatments (such as chemotherapy) or repeated surgical procedures.  It is a detoxifying stone and may also help with inflammation, fevers, bronchitis and brain disorders.

Chariot

Provides strong physical protection and brings the added vibration of "being of service”. It is a very useful stone to ground you spiritually. It speaks to all of us who not only wish to be spiritual, but to bring these gifts to the world so that everyone can benefit. It helps you to develop psychic abilities and it may aid you to, 'Let go and let God’.

Chrysocolla

A beautiful bluish-green crystal that is empowering of the feminine energies.

It gently draws off negative energies of all kinds and is especially helpful during transitional times, such as breakups and job loss. It is soothing and calming in times of stress, bringing about a gentle release.

A wonderful piece to use, on a daily basis, as a support stone. It helps to inspire creativity, inner balance and self-awareness. It can be used where feelings of anger, guilt and blame are present. It will gently assist in the awareness and understanding of this process and will bring in the energies of forgiveness, love and joy. 

Used at the Throat Chakra, your communication is stimulated, and at the Heart Chakra the energy of this crystal assists communication from the heart. With the Third Eye, it can aid with developing intuition, and stimulate psychic visions. Chrysocolla is a powerful stone because it aligns all chakras with the Divine.

Physically; It works well to guard against obnoxious neighbours, unwanted phone calls and emails. It is helpful, especially for the elderly, to ease feelings of fear when living alone. It may assist healing of the thyroid and thymus glands and aids stress. It can help heal ailments of the lungs, back, and stomach. It alleviates rheumatism, arthritis and painful joints. It oxidizes the blood and helps with proper lung function. Chrysocolla also helps with high blood pressure, insulin production, thyroid problems, PMS, healthy fetal development and labor pains.

Chrysoprase

Is a light green stone that will work through both the Solar Plexus and Heart Chakras. Its vibration may heal both the physical heart as well as releasing feelings of depression from within the emotional body. A stone of grace and compassion, Chrysoprase facilitates deep meditation and relaxation. It is one of the crystal stones that will release anxiety and create balance and brings a sense of Divine truth.

It can help one to connect with altruistic feelings, which when acted upon, tend to attract higher vibrational experiences into daily living. Chrysoprase encourages acceptance of oneself and of others, by banishing feelings of superiority or inferiority from within.

It can help to initiate great inner growth, especially when used during meditation.  Carrying Chrysoprase in the pocket can be beneficial for those needing to release fear and bitterness.

Physically; It can be used to treat disorders of the heart and to increase dexterity. 

Citrine

Powered by the Sun, Citrine warms, cleanses, and energizes. Its’ sunny colour has a joyful vibration that transmits outward to those nearby, making it ideal for any setting. It can help one to overcome depression, release anger, and learn effective communication skills. 

It can activate one's imagination, bringing more creative visions to a clearer mind. It brings a more positive outlook into the conscious and subconscious mind, which allows one to step into the flow of things with better results. 

Highly protective, it makes a great tool for transmuting negative energy.  Citrine heightens self-discipline, attracting professional success and wealth.  Most often associated with the Solar Plexus Chakra, Citrine can also be used to cleanse all Chakras.  Citrine will help support the energy of a family environment at work or at home.

Physically; It can support and enhance healing of the spine, the digestive and elimination organs, and the metabolism. It can facilitate detoxification and stimulate circulation. Citrine has a reputation of being able to increase energy and drive. This property can also help those who are trying to lose weight, by encouraging one to be optimistic about achieving their goals.

Crystals - Amethyst

The crystals name comes from the Greek word 'amethustos', meaning non-drunk. One of the interesting facts about Amethyst crystals is that the ancient Greeks made cups from the purple stone, as they believed it could prevent you from becoming inebriated. This meaning has been found to be true, as healers use it today as it assists you to beat addictions, and this was also believed by the ancient Greeks.

Amethyst crystals are potent stones to aid healing and they bring intense spiritual growth. With their very beautiful purple colouring, they are one of the most well-known of the quartz crystals. Having a piece in the bedroom will promote restful sleep and peaceful dreaming. Any person may benefit by having this stone close by, as it is also a highly protective crystal. 

Its powerful for healing on all levels, as it is one of the healing stones with a vibration that is highly useful to assist meditation; as it will calm the emotions allowing you to more easily make contact with spirit.

Physically; This stone is also highly protective so is an excellent stone to keep on the body for psychic protection.

Crystals - Citrine

Citrine Crystals are closely related to Amethyst. Its colour varies according to the location where it is found, and whether it has been heat treated. Although this process does not actually damage the stone, the heat treated stones have different qualities to the natural genuine Citrine crystals.

It is known to be the premier manifestation stone, in some places it is know as “the merchants stone”; aiding you to be able to better imagine anything you desire; the lemon yellow heat treated Citrine Crystals are very powerful. Being a quartz, it has a strong amplification ability, and most people are aware of the energy emitted by this lovely yellow stone. Citrine has a strong ability to soothe fear and anxiety. By allowing you to let go of your fear it may aid you to be able to accept into your life the good that is coming your way. In activating the Solar Plexus Chakra, the seat of the will; it will help you to be decisive about what you will bring into your life.

Physically; It brings energy to all of the lower three chakras and it will open up the crown chakra and elevate intuition.

Crystals - Lemurian Seed

These crystals have ladder like striations or hieroglyphs on them and are very powerful. Originating from the Lemurian civilization whose loving nature they embody. Using these crystals for healing and meditating, may place you in communications with spirits from this amazing era.

Crystals - Quartz (Clear)

The Sacred Geometry of a 6-sided Clear Quartz Point contributes to its ability to magnify energetic vibrations. They are a great crystal to use for meditation and energy work of all kinds. The quartz is programable through intention; keep it is a central place so it may radiate out it energies to the surrounding environment.

Desert Rose - Selenite

Found in desert regions, it is a form of gypsum embedded with sand particles forming these beautiful natural rosettes. They are great to use to increase creativity and psychic abilities. Believed to each contain a spirit guardian, they are useful as protective talismans.

If you are shy or timid with any latent talents, they can increase your own self-confidence and self-worth; especially for children and teens. It can help one to let go of grief/emotions that have been keeping you from fully living your life.

Physically; It is beneficial for anyone with claustrophobia, travel sickness, viral infections, nausea and disorders associated with the prostate.

Emerald

Provide one of the strongest green ray healing energy and is associated with the Heart Chakra. Use it to bring in love, unity, wisdom and loyalty. In group settings it strengthens communication and understanding, so each may express themselves with no worry of offending the other.

It helps to open psychic abilities and to enhance memory and mental clarity, as well as attract prosperity. Meditating with it can help one to connect to Divine Love and provide strength to follow your heart’s wisdom. They provide a positive outcome for your intentions and clearer picture when others are speaking the truth or not. They reminds us that the Universe will always provide.

Physically; Focused on the Heart Chakra makes the Emerald a wonderful healing crystal; assisting in recovery from illness, and provides support during chronic conditions. It has a detoxifying action on the liver, and can send higher healing vibrations to the lungs, heart, and spine.

Fluorite

Is a highly protective and stabilizing stone which is useful for grounding and harmonizing spiritual energy. It increases intuitive abilities, links the human mind to universal consciousness, and develops connection to Spirit. It anchors intuitive insights into the physical plane, allowing mental and physical coordination. Popular among energy healers, as it can also clear the aura of unwanted energies.

In heightening mental abilities; assisting in rapid organization and processing of information and can bring mental clarity and stability to an otherwise chaotic situation. It absorbs negative energies from the environment and is effective at Auric and Chakra cleansing. Due to its powerful ability to absorb negative energies, Fluorite should be cleared often. Many of these stones, including the lovely Rainbow Fluorite, embody a mixture of colours. It is useful to have the mixture within the one stone, as they work within a variety of different chakras.

Physically; It is known to strengthen bones and teeth, and ease the pain associated with arthritis.  Fluorite is also used to enhance mental functions by balancing the chemistry in the brain. They are excellent to use when you have any type of infection or virus. They will help to clarify your thinking, and will help to draw off negativity, and are helpful when placed near to your computer to draw off electromagnetic smog.

Fluorite - Blue

Brings spiritual awaking and clear communication between the physical and spiritual planes.  It resonates strongly with the Throat Chakra and aids in orderly communication of intuitive insights. The calm, serene energy brings inner peace.

It helps to open the third eye and stimulate an improvement in brain activity, and may help you to have a more orderly approach to your thinking. It is a good stone to help you if you are studying, as it may enhance your concentration and may help you to absorb what you are learning.

Fluorite - Green

Helps with access to intuition and can ground and absorb excess energy, including environmental energies.  Use it to cleanse and renew the chakras. A great healing stone.

Pink Fluorite

Works within both the Heart Chakra and the higher heart or thymus chakra.

It helps to bring emotional healing by soothing you when you feel vulnerable especially when it is related to feelings of misery and anguish. The fluorite family are all similar, in that they have a good action to clear thoughts that may be causing mental confusion.

Fluorite - Purple

Resonates with the Third Eye Chakra and bring some common sense to psychic intuitions.  Use it when you want to really focus on the expression of Spirit, and communicate precisely its messages. This makes Purple fluorite an excellent psychic communication stone to help what you hear to make more sense.

Rainbow Fluorite

Has bands of varying colours within the stone and depending on the actual colours, may have different stone meanings. These stones will aid Indigo children to feel safe and loved. The energy of this stone helps to provide for the transfer of information at the time of contact with your guides. This contact may be with both the angelic kingdom or with your spirit guides. It is also a very protective stone, and is said to shield you against psychic attack.

Fluorite - Yellow

Is a helpful stone to use if you are studying, as it aids you to think in a more organized way, and brings understanding and manifestation to intuitions.  A stone of unity, it harmonizes group energy and may also be beneficial to enhance your creativity. If you need to be able to find something that is lost, hold this crystal while thinking about the object. Then expect to be aware of a couple of possible spots where the item may be located. 

Fossils

Because of their age, fossils are revered by many cultures and are often used as talismans for protection and long life. They link us to the past and, as such, can be helpful for past-life visualization, astral travel and increased knowledge of ancient ways. They are associated with the earth element, which can heighten one’s intuition.

Fossils, around the home or at work, create a harmonious and organized atmosphere. They can teach us to be aware of the cycle of life and to embrace change with a feeling of security.

Ammonite - Ammonite Buttons

Are a very powerful earth healing fossil. The spiral shape represents
continual change and evolution. Over eons of time they have absorbed cosmic energy and help to stimulate the life force (Chi) within. They are often used for activating Kundalini and life path energies. Often recommended to use in the home to attract health, prosperity and success.

The Ammonite spirals act as a filter, drawing in negative energies, moving them through the spirals and releasing them as positive life force energies. Use it at the Third Eye Chakra to help you let go of karma, and to release any past life obsessions or soul imperatives associated with past lives.

Physically; They can help to increase stamina and vitality. Also useful with issues regarding blood pressure or problems with the ears, lungs and degenerative disorders. Ammonites will also help with the heavy feelings when suffering from depression.

*** ”Ammolites” are Ammonite fossils found in Madagascar and Alberta (Canada), that display iridescence by compression and mineralization of the Ammonite fossil. These iridescent Ammonites are often of gem quality when polished. In no case would this iridescence have been visible during the animal's life; additional shell layers covered it.

Orthocerus

Are a fossilized mollusk that lived around 400 million years ago. They are a good tool to use to help when you are working on past life issues. And excellent healing stones to carry on your body and to have in your environment; to release fears of aging and work physically to help with age related issues

Petrified Wood

Forms when a tree has died and silicon dioxide forms in place of the wood that degrades until there is no wood left, only Quartz. The stone relates to both the Root and Third Eye Chakra. Within the Root Chakra, its energy brings patience and grounding. It brings to you the knowledge embedded in the tree from which the wood came. The Third Eye Chakra aids you to make a connection with your cells and what is stored within your DNA. Working with both chakras to bring wonderful healing energies to both physical and emotional issues.

Loved for its ancient energies, it helps to enhanced past-life work. As a fossil it teaches us patience and helps us to understand how to allow life to evolve in perfection. With its grounding energies, it encourages one to live life as a spiritual being within this physical realm.

In connecting us to the energies of the Earth, it is useful for city dwellers to keep the vibrations of nature within the concrete jungle. It encourages people to look after their environment, live simply and in harmony with mother earth. Carry a stone in your pocket to keep you connect to nature.

Physically; It is good for all types of healing, especially concerning any issues associated with age, such as Alzheimer's, osteoporosis, and arthritis.

Fuchsite

Is the emerald-green variety of Muscovite (a form of Mica). It is a Heart Chakra stone that is extremely useful for healers. It is a mineral of rejuvenation and renewal, bringing out our inner child. A reminder that the vitality of youth is an attitude of heart and mind.

It can also be useful in a family situation, allowing each person to be responsible for their own health, growth and movement forward in their life. It is a good for any who seek guidance from angels, fairies and other spirit guides.

It benefits one in the process of clearing the various levels of consciousness, helping to achieve balance and tranquility. Arriving at a deepened sense of compassion, understanding and acceptance. And helps those who need to keep schedules, without feeling overwhelmed.

Physically; It enhances tissue and cellular regeneration, improving one’s recuperative abilities and enhancing the immune system. It can alleviate symptoms of carpel tunnel syndrome, spinal alignment problems, and muscle flexibility. 

Fuchsite - Ruby

Is a combination of Red Ruby and Green Fuchsite; both having a strong heart based energy. It is beneficial with healing both physical and emotional issues. It helps to stimulate your interest in life when you are feeling down, and stimulates your motivation to succeed in endeavours.

Physically; It aids with any concerns regarding the immune system and infections, as well as helping to heal the spinal column and repetitive strain injuries.

Garnet

It a powerful stone for releasing any negative energies from the chakras and reenergizing them; bringing a sense of lightness, hence a good stone for depression. It stimulates our survival instinct, aiding in situations that may require courage and will power. It is great for lighting the fire within, bringing things to the surface that we may act upon. Often referred to as the stone of commitment, it is a good relationship tool, for both personal and business relationships. Inspiring love, devotion and loyalty.

Howlite

Is a great comfort stone to calm and sooth your emotions; an overactive mind and releasing tension. You will sleep more soundly with its help.

It links us to the higher spiritual consciousness and prepares you to accept and receive the energies and wisdom including while you are in your dream state. They have good action at the Third Eye Chakra, and bring mental awareness to both current and past-life issues.

A piece of Howlite in your pocket will absorb anger and negative energy.  It brings out positive character traits and removes selfishness, rude behaviour, and greed.

Physically; It can help with the absorption of calcium into the bones and teeth (like it white colour), and can balance the emotions. It is also beneficial in relaxing and releasing muscular tension.

Jade - Nephrite

Called the "stone of fidelity", it work well with the Heart Chakra, helping to balance the male and female energies. Which is beneficial if you are in a dysfunctional relationship.

Often used as a protective stone turning negative energies into positive. It brings with it a sense of calm and well-being, increasing one's enjoyment of life. Often used in dreamwork, in stimulates recall of your dreams and improves lucid dreaming.

Used as a good-luck talisman; considered by many to be a stone of health and abundance, allowing divine energy to enhance your life by opening the Heart Chakra.

Physically; It calms the nervous system and thusly improves confidence in your day to day life. It also speeds healing with it revitalizing energy it contains.

Jasper

Jasper comes in a wide variety of colours and is a type of Chalcedony. It is considered the “supreme nurturer”. It provides support during times of stress, bringing a sense of  tranquility and wholeness. It helps unify all aspects of your life, providing courage and determination. Enhancing creativity and your imagination, it provides the impetus to turn ideas into action.

Nurturing in its’ energies, it protects against negative energies. And helps to balance the physical, emotional and mental bodies, allowing one to be more focused and organized in your daily life. A great aid for those seeking to bring practicality into their life, but not boredom. By working with the multiple colours of Jasper and their corresponding chakras, one can experience the unifying effect offered by this family of stones.

Jasper - Brecciate

Works well with the Root and Sacral Chakras; a stone of strength and vitality.

Removing negative energy from areas, it provides mental clarity to your experiences and life allowing you to focus on important issues. And also promotes dream recall. People love to use it as a “worry stone” due to its calming properties.

A great grounding stone to calm you if you are feeling overwhelmed in trying to organize your life. It will help you express your creative side in a medium that is suitable.

Physically: It is a detoxifying stone, clearing the body to promote good health and recovery from illnesses.  

Jasper - Fancy

Referred to as the "Stone of Tranquility", it helps those who are having trouble focusing or concentrating, and can quiet overactive emotions, clearing the way for rational ideas to come through. The peaceful colours of lilac, mauve, cream and green give it a particularly soothing energy, especially of the mind. 

It can help you to focus on the now, instead of worrying about the future or feeling guilt about the past. Enabling you to enjoy life.

Physically; It helps with detoxifying the body and increasing blood circulation. It can also alleviate stomach ailments.

Jasper - Mookiate

Comes from Western Australian in a beautiful range of colours including gorgeous mixes of; magentas, pinks, yellows, reds and browns. It connects one to the energies of the earth, allowing for a deeper connection to the eternal instinct of the spirit in human form. A powerful stone when used with the Root Chakra, assisting one to stabilize the physical body and fortify the immune system. Working with the Third Eye and Solar Plexus Chakras, it will help you develop intuition and to understand your innate personal powers.

For those prone to being over excitable people, it will help to calm you. A powerful healing stone that helps provide stability to one’s perspective of life, helping make the right decisions based on objective knowledge.

This is good stone to help you as you age, as it aids physical aging by raising one's vibration; by changing internal beliefs regarding that process, and by reminding one that the spirit is eternal.

During meditation it can help to connect with ancestors' spirits, bringing an intuitive understanding of the natural evolution of the spirit. One can use the stone to access genetic memory to help awaken all of one's abilities. It can also encourage one to be more attuned to life’s natural cycles. This quality can help those who are trying to work with Law of Attraction to bring higher ideals into physical reality.

Physically; It can assist during pregnancy, encouraging healthy development of the fetus. And wonderful to use in a supportive role when working with animals. It is a rainmaker stone and can assists in the growth of gardens by providing maximum growing conditions.

Jasper - Ocean

Is a type of Jasper that contains circular or orb-like inclusions of quartz or feldspar and also known as the Atlantis Stone. It is only found on the shores of Madagascar at low tide. As the ocean, it washes away troubles and brings joy and happiness, benefiting the Solar Plexus, Heart, and Throat Chakras. The natural crystals of Ocean Jasper often vary in the way they look and in the healing properties of crystals in this group.

A nurturing and protective stone which can help encourage patience, release emotional blockages and rid us of pent-up anger. It eases depression and encourages empathy towards others.

Physically; It helps one recover from illnesses on the physical level, and from a range of illnesses at the deep cellular level. Used on the Solar Plexus Chakra it helps remove chronic stress and is a great detoxifying stone. It enhances the digestive system and helps the body to assimilate nutrients from food. It can ease seasickness, help with inner ear problems and thyroid disorders.

Jasper - Picasso

As the patterns and colours resemble Picasso’s work, it was named by sculptors who were using this variety of marble. And as the sculptors who first used it, it can boost your creative/artistic abilities.

Its’ energies help one to deal with changes that may need to occur in your life in a calm manner. Intuitively, they may aid in your understanding for the purpose of your life on earth and connect with other dimensions and beings.

Jasper - Picture

The beautiful banding and swirls on it are said to be images from the past that Mother Earth is willing to share with us. This jasper helps with a better understanding of our past fears and the opportunity to see the bigger picture and move forward with courage and confidence. Utilize it powers to begin a new business venture without the fear of failure.

Great to take with you on travels to other countries as it will aid towards a better understanding of the different cultures along the way.  Its visual beauty aids your creative visualization to bring your goals and dreams into reality. Strongly connected to the earth it is a wonderful stone to work with for conservationists.

Physically; It helps to keep the immune system healthy, aid with skin and lung disorders as well as those who may suffer allergies. By gazing into its pictures during a crazing, it can help you relax if you are trying to quit smoking.

Jasper - Poppy

A beautiful stone that stimulates positive energy and good health and may help you to get over feelings of anxiety and depression. Bringing with it feelings of joy and happiness, motivating one to get out and be more activity. A great stone to encourage less athletic people to exercise more.

Jasper - Red

Is a powerful grounding stone, that helps to enhance your endurance and it helps to create a better energy flow within your auric field. Many use it as a calming stone and to stimulate the Root Chakra. Some cultures consider Red Jasper to symbolize the blood of the Earth, making it particularly sacred as it is full of grounding Earth energy. This energy brings a greater understanding of the necessity of natural events and will help further your knowledge of the connection between humans and nature. Red Jasper is a staple of the medicine bag.

Known as the “supreme nurturer”, able to sustain and support you during times of stress in resolving difficult situations. It can help to provide insights that lead towards progress with set goals you may have in mind, or to understand why a change may be necessary. 

Physically; Helps with healing any dysfunction of the procreative area of the body. It unifies all aspects of your life and reminds people to help each other.

Jasper - Yellow

Think of it as a companion stone, helping to guide you through your earthly experiences and to keep you moving on your life path. Yellow Jasper aids and protects during your physical travels and also with your spiritual work. Carry or wear it if you need a good dose of positive energy in mind and body. A good gift for those who may be accident prone or clumsy.

Physically; It is used to help cleanse and detoxify the internal organs, including the liver, gall bladder and intestines. It helps to strengthen the immune system and relieve nausea and indigestion. It can also help to alleviate chronic back pain, as it helps to absorb pain.

Kyanite

May come in many colours: green, indigo, black, orange, with blue being the most common. No matter the colour, they help to bring all of the chakras into alignment, and connect energy gaps caused by surgery or accidents in any area of the body.

Kyanite - Blue

Is a powerful energy stone that transmits and amplifies high frequency energies and works very well with other high vibration stones. It energies stimulate your psychic abilities and may activate your telepathic capacity and can also be used to promote lucid dreaming and astral travel. A great stone for meditation as it brings in a calming energy to the body and also clears you in preparation.

It is the best stone to use before others as it aligns the Chakras, and one of the few stones that does not need cleansing as it does not absorb negative energy. It is especially good for public speakers or performers as it works with the Throat Chakra and communication issues, helping you to speak one’s truth with clarity.

Physically; It helps for healing throat and voice ailments and restores Qi to the physical body, and balances yin/yang energies.

Labradorite

Often grey in composition it is a crystalline form of Feldspar. Polished, it flashes with colours deep within, including blue, green and gold. And its colour will vary and may change according to what area it is working on at the time. A stone of change and transformation. It enhances strength of will and feelings of inner worth; healing old memories and past life issues and help prepare the body and soul for ascension.

Used when working with the Third Eye Chakra as it is highly mystical, it heightens intuition and enhances psychic abilities. It balances intuition and intellect, illusions are dispelled, and true intentions are seen more easily. It protects against negative energies, balancing, strengthening and protecting the aura.

Worn as the earrings, it assists with clairaudience. As a ring, it can enhance the sending of energy from the hands. Worn at the throat or anywhere in the centre of your body, will enhance psychic gifts.

Physically; It is one of the best stones to use when dealing with addictions both mental or physical.

Lapis Lazuli

Is composed of a combination of minerals, including Lazurite, Calcite, and Pyrite. It is said to have been in existence since the birth of time, and was used on ceremonial robes by the ancient Hebrews. Having the qualities of evoking wisdom and feelings of inner peace; it was a prized stone in Ancient Egypt as its vibration is one of royalty and inner peace. Each of us can embrace this energy, and use it to personally become the highest and best that we can.

** Lapis lazuli was been known and used by the ancient Egyptians. Not surprisingly it was considered a gem representing the skies or heaven, thus was thought to denote light, truth and wisdom. It was thus often shaped into eye-shaped gems. It was often worn by Egyptian judges. An amulet graced the brow of Ra. Lapis is noted in Revelations as a stone in the Breastplate of Aaron. In China lapis was worn during the Manchu dynasty for services in the Temple of Heaven. The Romans and Greeks used it as a cure for fevers and melancholy.

With its strong vibration, it is one of the best stones to use when opening and balancing the Throat Chakra, and a reminder of the power of the spoken word. It encourages clear, truthful expression when sharing information with others, and aids in communicating feelings of angry. It helps to create a calming and soothing atmosphere in the area where it is located, and aids you to study for long periods without feeling severe fatigue.

Working with the Third Eye Chakra, it connects the physical and celestial kingdoms; providing insight into mystical realms and connection with spiritual guardians. Its energy creates heightened intuition and access to spiritual guidance, and will strengthen your creative side. It also protects against psychic attack, returning any negative vibrations to their source and helps you to remember your dreams.

Physically; It aids with the immune, thyroid and nervous system. It can alleviate headaches, migraines, fevers and pain. Also used to assists bones to repair quickly.

Lava Stone

Also known as Basalt, is lava from volcanic eruptions. The stone’s properties embody the vibration of the four elements within them, as they were part of the process that created them. Containing the powerful energy of the volcano, they are excellent to aid healing, especially when you are feeling depressed or lacking energy and vitality. The typical round shape of the stones is associated with feminine energy, and long pointed stones embody male energy. In the past, a combination of both stones were used in fertility rituals to aid conception of a child.

Lazulite

Lazulite is an excellent stone for the Third Eye Chakra enhancing psychic and intuitive abilities, astral travel, clairaudience and channeling. It soothing powers are also used to reduced worries, raising self-esteem and bringing joy into your life. It is an excellent crystal for meditation.

Physically; Aids in any healing associated with the pineal gland, liver, headaches, stress-related illness, sun sensitivity, endocrine system, immune system, and addictive behaviours. 

Moonstone

Associated with the Moon; a beautiful crystal of the feminine vibration for those who seek to embrace the Goddess within and will balance the masculine/ feminine vibrations within the body. A wonderful aid for women to embrace their own personal power. It reflects the magical healing qualities of the moon’s vibration. Enhancing intuition and insight, it helps to connect to the varying cycles one experiences in life. Many people find Moonstone to be very soothing as it helps balance the emotional body and use it to help relieve stress and any aggressive tendencies.

It is a stone for feeling, for hoping and wishing, connects us to the Divine, working with the Sacral, Third-Eye and Crown Chakras, and channels it into our own intuition aiding in the decision making process. It also enhances one's emotional vision, expanding one’s creative abilities and freedom of expression.

Placing your stone on a windowsill or outdoors overnight during the full moon will recharge it. Some notice the stone is more powerful as the moon reaches its fullest point, and loses its potency as the moon wanes.

Physically; Often used for protection for those who travel on and by water and prevents jet lag. Children who suffer from nightmares or irregular sleep patterns will benefit with the placement of the stone in their bedroom. It can promote conception by aiding to balance hormonal and menstrual cycles. Moonstone is also known to help with digestive system, including the liver, and can aid in the absorption of essential vitamins and minerals.

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