Agate Gemstone meaning
This is THE stone everyone should have for protection. This group of stones are variegated chalcedony. (see also moss agate, eye agate) The agate is one of the oldest stones in recorded history.
Agates attract strength. Agate is a protection from bad dreams. It also protects from stress and energy drains. Agates have been used in jewelry since Biblical Babylonian times. They were used to ward off storms. They were prized gems in antiquity. The agates with banded colors were placed at the head of a sleeper to give rich and varied dreams. Agates have been thought to be good to harden the gums.
Healing properties of agate
Agate is used for stomach upsets. Place the agate on the solar plexus. The agate can't change emotions, but helps to change our level of acceptance of the emotion. Such as when you are very sad the agate will let you know that this will pass and help you get on to another and better day. This is why the Agate is considered so powerful as it gives us the strength to carry on. Carry an agate when you have to make an important decision.
Angelite Gemstone meaning
This stone is formed from celestite that has been compressed for many millions of years.
Angelite is a stone of heightened awareness, with special focus on peace and brotherhood. It gives protection in the environment around your body.
- Promotes compassion and understanding
- Helps you to speak the truth when this is difficult
- Alleviates psychological pain
- Enhances astrological understanding
- Increases telepathy
- Facilitates contact with angels
Angelite as a healing stone
Healers use angelite to unblock energy pathways. It can be used for relief from throat inflammations, and to balance the thyroid. Angelite also repairs and soothes tissues and blood vessels. It is very useful for weight control.
Aragonite Gemstone meaning
Aragonite varies in color and can be white, gray, colorless, yellow, pale blue, violet, or brown. Aragonite is also the primary mineral that makes up the organic compound commonly known as mother of pearl.
Aragonite is a grounding stone. It is often used to center and ground physical energies and is very useful during stressful times. Aragonite stabilizes the base chakra, and strengthens your connection with the earth.
Aragonite Star Cluster
Star Clusters promote a sense of balance while cleansing the surrounding energy. Use these to fortify strength and confidence and to open yourself to new visions.
Healing properties of aragonite
- warms the extremities, bring energy through the entire body
- aids calcium absorption
- stops night twitches and muscle spasms
Peruvian Turquoise Gemstone meaning
Peruvian turquoise is a very beautiful stone with many beneficial energies.
It is known as a healing stone among Andean cultures where it was used for strengthening the body's resistance and bringing about calm feelings where there is upset.
Peruvian Turwuoise is a stone of peace, increased wisdom, discretion.
It promotes level headedness, encouraging clarity of thought and a neutral, cool attitude during turbulence. It can be used to decrease nervousness and irritability.
Healing properties of the peruvian Turquoise
Peruvian can be placed directly on the affected body part. Laying it on the forehead as a 'third eye' offers spiritual benefit.
- Help with infections (especially the throat area)
- Used by healers to detoxify the liver, lower blood pressure
- Has a cooling effect for fever reduction
- Can assist in speeding up recovery from burns
- Alleviates cramps
Peruvian Turquoise is used to attract love...
Place a piece of Peruvian turquoise in your hand. Visualize a love being attracted to you.
Place the stone in a red or pink container half filled with water. Next, put three red roses in the container as well. Replace with fresh roses when any fade.
Your love will come to you!
Safari Jasper Gemstone meaning
There are many types of jasper; it is one of the oldest known gemstones. It is mentioned in the Bible several times. All jaspers are strong securing, stability stones. It is a powerful protection against things that are not good for you and it eases emotional stresses, making it a wonderful gemstone to have in your home.
Safari jasper is associated with shaman travel and spiritual discovery. It helps you to connect with your spiritual animal totem and traverse between the worlds in order to learn the lessons of your personal totem.
Healing properties of Jasper
Jasper comes in many colors. All colors of Jasper will help balance the vibrations of the body. Jasper is slow to show a change to the person, but is such a basic "good" stone that one should always have it on hand. safari skin jasper is said to assist in self-healing.
Orange Jasper Gemstone meaning
A strong protection gemstone, red jasper is known to protect against hazards of the night. Red jasper is very lucky for actors. Jasper is one of the oldest known gemstones. It is mentioned in the Bible several times. Jasper is a strong securing gemstone. It is a stability gemstone. It is a powerful protection against things that are not good for you and it eases emotional stresses, making it a wonderful gemstone to have in your home.
Jasper gives one the courage to speak out and have personal independence. It also protects from fears in the night. Red jasper is thought to help balance the energy in the body. All jaspers help balance the emotional energy in the body.
Healing properties of Jasper
Jasper comes in many colors. All colors of Jasper will help balance the vibrations of the body. Jasper is slow to show a change to the person, but is such a basic "good" stone that one should always have it on hand.
Orange Jasper helps with the sense of smell. It also promotes physical energy.
Brown, Black Obsidian Gemstone meaning
Obsidian is associated with Pluto - Greek god of the underworld and keeper of hidden treasure.
Obsidian is a grounding stone but also contains a fiery element. It is useful for developing the strength needed to stand on your own convictions against any enemy (hidden or otherwise).
brown and Black obsidian have 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.
Peruvian Andean Opal Gemstone meaning
Opal was formed many millions of years ago, when a combination of silica and water flowed into cracks and spaces in the ground. This then gradually hardened and solidified to become opal. Opals contain water, which makes them very sensitive to heat. They are soft and can be cracked or chipped easily. Opals should be stored in moist absorbent cotton.
Peruvian Andean Opal
Peruvian Andean Opal is a stone that will soothe erratic emotions and enhance personal courage.
- Enhances your ability to communicate what is in your heart
- Helps in overcoming those things you do to yourself that are harmful
- Strong connection to the sea and creatures of the sea (dolphins, mermaids, etc.)
The opal is said to be many things including the most powerful of healing stones, the stone of hope, the stone of great achievement and even the "stone of the Gods".
It is said to be the stone of love, but only to faithful lovers. The opal will bring misfortune to an unfaithful lover.
It is only found In the Andes of Peru.
Peruvian Pink Opal
Peruvian Pink Opal is a stone of peace and tranquility for the aura. It is especially noted for its energies in healing emotions.
Sleeping with pink opal or holding it while in meditation helps to bring compassion and a gentle resolution of painful memories. Pink Opal is a Heart Chakra stone.
The opal is said to be many things including the most powerful of healing stones, the stone of hope, the stone of great achievement and even the "stone of the Gods". Ancient Romans associated opal with hope and good luck.
It is said to be the stone of love, but only to faithful lovers. it is only found in Peru.
Serpentine (New Jade) gemstone meaning
Serpentine gets its name from the word 'serpent' because it resembles the skin of a snake. It is sometimes called New Jade and occurs in a variety of colors including red, green, brown-red, brown-yellow and white. It has been used since ancient times to guard against disease and sorcery.
Serpentine makes an exceptional meditation stone. It helps you to find inner peace. Serpentine was carried in ancient Assyria to request the gods and goddesses to provide double blessings. Nursing women used it to regulate their milk supply.
Some of the uses of serpentine include:
- Protection against poisonous creatures such as snakes, insects, etc.
- Balances mood swings
- Encourages the ability to solve conflicts by peaceful means
Healing properties of Serpentine
Serpentine can be placed directly on the skin. It is an aid to kidney and stomach complaints, relaxes cramps and menstrual pain and helps women who are unable to reach orgasm due to tension.
Sodalite Gemstone meaning
Sodalite brings inner peace. Keep sodalite in your pockets and in every room of your house, so its peaceful properties will flow all around you.
Sodalite is a dark blue stone with white calcite interspersed. It is sometimes confused with lapis lazuli as it also has small specks of pyrite in it. The largest deposit of sodalite is in Brazil.
Sodalite is the stone of athletics, as it stimulates endurance. It is said sodalite will harmonize the inner being or the conscious and subconscious mind. Sodalite promotes peace and harmony. Sodalite is extra lucky for writers.
Healing properties of Sodalite
Sodalite is associated with the thyroid. It is perfect in a necklace. Wear it when you want to loose a few pounds. It helps in communicating and will give confidence to speak more.
Turquoise Gemstone meaning
Turquoise is one of the oldest protection amulets, and was also known as a symbol of wealth in many ancient cultures.
Strength, protection from harm, psychic sensitivity and connection to the spirit world
If given a turquoise by a loving friend, that stone would protect the wearer from negative energy and bring good fortune. The turquoise is the symbol of friendship. It also brings peace to the home.
This stone is a very personal and meaningful stone to one who wears it. Turquoise takes on the characteristics of the owner.
Turquoise carries great wisdom of basic truth within it. It is one of the oldest stones known. This is a stone that a person must learn to attune to instead of the stone attuning to the person. It is important that the owner of a Turquoise give it the proper attention.
Healing properties of Turquoise
- Neutralizes overacidity
- Alleviates rheumatism, gout, stomach problems, viral infections
- Increases growth, muscular strength
- Alleviates pain, relaxes cramps
- Contains anti-inflammatory and detoxifying effects
- Application: should be worn on the solar plexus