Many of our clients are always asking about the healing properties of certain crystals and stones. Here you will find a comprehensive listing of the healing properties of each.
Amazonite– is used to calm and soothe the throat chakra. Amazonite is a popular stone for helping to create boundaries with other people and to speak your truth. It is helpful for relieving artist or writer’s blocks. It is used especially for writers, illustrators, singers, painters and speakers. It is a good is stone if you have trouble saying what you need to say when confronted. It is also helpful in building self-esteem and confidence.
Amber– Is actually fossilized tree resin. Amber has been used for centuries in Europe for healing and balance. It absorbs negative energy and transforms it into positive energy. It opens the heart chakra and protects the wearer from psychic attacks. Wearing amber cleanses and purifies the heart chakra while stimulating the body to heal itself. It clears the auric field of any entities and protects the healer from taking on other people’s pain and suffering.
Amethyst- It is well known to cleanse and purify the aura and open one up to spiritual experiences. It is helpful to transmute negative energy and is often used for meditation and for people looking to open up their own spiritual intuitions. It enhances the dream state, making dreams lucid and vivid. It is a very popular healing stone and useful for those seeking sobriety. It opens the crown chakra.
Apache Tears– A popular stone for grief, loss, sadness and pain. The story of Apache tears goes back to when there was a small band of Apache Warriors who were fighting against Western Calvary and found themselves surrounded while standing on the edge of a cliff. Instead of being killed at the sword of the Calvary they chose to sacrifice themselves and jumped off the cliff with their horses and warriors together. When the women of the tribe heard the news they cried with grief and as their tears fell to the ground they turned to stone. Some even say that when you find an Apache Tear they are covered in salt. They are a form of obsidian and help us to release any pain or memory that is no longer serving us, so we can grow and move forward in our lives.
Apophyllite– This is a very spiritual crystal. Most often used as a meditation tool, it acts as a window into another world of interdimensional travel. Having them in your home can bring in a sense of peace and serenity while also bringing in guardian angel energy. They are helpful in nourishing the chakras, improve concentration and are considered one of the best stones for maintaining an optimistic attitude.
Aquamarine– This is a calm and soothing stone that is very helpful for emotional stability, especially when one is afraid to speak their needs and wants. It is a creative stone and often used in meditation as it quiets the mind and reduces stress. Physically, it is known to heal and balance issues of the throat, teeth, eyes and jaw. It also is used to interpret emotions that are beneath the surface that need to be understood and accepted.
Aventurine– This is a great stone to protect against pessimistic and negative people. It is often worn or kept in the pocket to shield the wearer from other people’s negative thoughts, especially if they are directed at the one who wears the stone. It is helpful for inviting in prosperity, money, adventure and new exciting endeavors. It is often called the Stone of Optimism and encourages the wearer to be lighthearted, open to new things in life and trust in their hearts dreams and desires. It is also very good for healing past love pain and opens one to new love and new relationships.
Black Tourmaline– One of the best stones for protection as it repels and protects against negativity. It encourages a positive attitude and increases physical vitality. It is a great stone to protect against psychic attack, and clears negative thoughts and ill wishing against the wearer of the stone. You can put a black tourmaline next to the computer or wear one to minimize the computer’s harmful EMF’s. Another thing you can do with black tourmaline is place it next to your bed if you are being visited at night by entities or having strange and disturbing dreams. It helps to protect your psychic energy field.
Bloodstone– Historically is one of the oldest stones on the planet and has been used by warriors for centuries as a protection stone. It has been used to cleanse and purify the blood and any blood disorders. It is also used to block your own psychic impressions or psychic feelings if they are unwanted. It shuts down the psychic centers allowing you to not be so distracted by external influences. It is a very good grounding stone and was used by the Druids in magical ceremonies to protect against any evil spirits.
Blue Calcite– Traditionally used for relaxation and recuperation from broken bones or surgery. It calms the nerves and lessons physical pain. It helps to soothe anger and promotes peace of mind. You can give it to someone who has had trauma in the throat area from this life or the last. It is also called the stone of negotiators and mediators as it promotes a peaceful agreement under stressful situations. It also promotes speedy healing.
Blue Goldstone– This stone is used to attract success and bring better job opportunities. It can increase telepathic powers and for soothing migraines and visual problems. It is a wonderful stone for children as it teaches us to reach for the stars!
Blue Tiger Eye– Enhances psychic abilities and brings focus when dealing with day to day practical matters. It is a very good stone for soothing the over anxious and quick tempered person. It cools an overactive sex drive and dissolves sexual frustrations.
Blue Topaz– This is called the writers stone as it brings clarity to the written word. It translates truth and depth into words while strengthening the imagination. It helps creative inspiration and writers block. It is used to alleviate tension in the neck, shoulders and throat. It aids in releasing anger and resentment and accepting ones real feelings and honoring them.
Botswana Agate– This one is often used for those who are battling addictions, mainly cigarettes. You can keep one in your pocket to remind you to look for solutions rather than dwelling on problems. It helps to release emotional repression and enhances creative expression. The energy of Botswana Agate is a soothing energy that provides a sense of security and a feeling that everything will be okay.
Carnelian– This is a great stone for women. It promotes courage and positive life choices. It enhances self-esteem, and trust in yourself and your own perceptions. It helps to release any feelings of anger or resentment toward yourself and others. It balances and promotes a healthy reproductive system and soothes PMS. It elevates the mood and helps you appreciate your body. It is very good for young women and women going through hormonal shifts.
Celestite– A beautiful stone that invokes guardian angel energy and is the most effective stone to help you reconnect with loved ones who have passed on. This stone is particularly helpful when placed next to the bed of young children if they are prone to night terrors and nightmares. It brings deep peace and helps create harmonious atmospheres. You can use this stone to align your energetic bodies and to enhance your psychic perceptions.
Chalcedony – A nurturing stone that promotes brotherhood and good will. It absorbs negative energy. It brings the mind, body, emotions and spirit into harmony. Chalcedony instills feelings of benevolence and generosity. It alleviates hostility and transforms melancholy into joy. Eases self-doubt. Creates openness and enthusiasm. Absorbs and dissipates negative thoughts, emotions and bad dreams.
Charoite – An incredible stone of the Violet Ray with an almost tangible movement of energy flowing in magnificent swirls of violet, lavender and purple. It is rare and complex, one of nature’s best dream stones and illuminators allowing access to lessons learned in past lives, healing emotional fears to live in the present, and for opening to spiritual guidance for the future. This stone embodies a unique synthesis between the Crown and Heart Chakras, bringing high spiritual energy into union with unconditional love from the physical plane, and grounding it here on Earth where it is needed most.
Chrysocolla– This is often called the Stone of Harmony. It relieves nervous tension and eases fear coupled with anxiety and guilt. It promotes emotional balance, healing for the thymus and throat allowing one to release sadness, grief and fear from the emotional body. This stone is very helpful for women to connect to the goddess within and heal from any past abuse in the body, emotions or mind. Physically the stone is a natural mixture of turquoise, malachite and azurite.
Chrysophrase– This stone helps one with restlessness and promotes peaceful sleep. It is a good stone to keep in your pocket for recent heartache and loneliness. It helps you heal from co-dependency and invites a feeling of independence. It blocks nightmares and reduces feelings of claustrophobia. It increases fertility and activates energy in the body. It helps encourage joy and feelings of connection to oneself.
Citrine– this is called the Stone of Prosperity and Manifestation and you can place it in the prosperity Feng shui corner of your home to bring abundance and wealth. It has been used by home owners to help sell their home and is great for problem solving. It also fills the aura with golden light and stimulates the solar plexus chakra for boosting confidence and will power. It is a great stone for anyone looking for more wealth and seeking a sense of security. It is warming, cleansing and energizing and never needs clearing. It is beneficial for removing destructive tendencies; helps activate creativity and allowing you to be less sensitive to criticism. It enhances individuality and is excellent in overcoming fears and phobias, allowing you to feel more confident and radiant.
Clear Quartz– This is the mother of all crystals, called the Master Healer. Quartz has the ability to clear all chakras, clear the mind and bring light into ones energy field. It can be programmed with an intention and works especially well for healing. It brings light and goodness on all levels, and keeps the wearer protected from negativity. It is one of the most popular crystals for anyone interested in crystal healing. It is also known for helping to stimulate the immune system.
Cobaltocalcite – Amplifies and cleanses energy from the environment. Cobaltocalcite restores motivation and accelerates growth and development. Cobaltocalcite raises consciousness, links to higher spiritual states and awakens psychic abilities. Cobaltocalcite absorbs energy and returns it to the sender transmuting and amplifying it. Cobaltocalcite cleanses the auric field and chakras, and is the stone of new beginnings.
Dalmatian Jasper – Also known as Dalmation Stone, this is a stone that aids you to break down barriers that you have created as protection around yourself. It may also relieve the need to take revenge on anyone who you feel has done you wrong, as its vibration helps you to release any lack of trust in other people. This allows you to move forward in life and discover your true purpose for being here. Its energy brings childlike joy and a sense of playfulness into your life. The black spots are Black Tourmaline, and so it also embodies the energy of this stone, and will aid you with spiritual grounding and psychic protection.
Danburite- A powerful stone of light and energy, these stones are often used in meditation and prayer. Sleeping with one next to the bed can help with lucid dreaming and astral travel. It is a stone for angelic communication and can be placed under the pillow at night to help reduce mind chatter. It can help release one from grief, fear, anxiety, resentment and anger, especially when worn. It is a stone that is most beneficial spiritually and emotionally.
Desert Rose – A variety of Selenite, as such it has its own energies as well as those of Selenite in general. It is a stone of the mind, as well as angelic stone. It is said to bring mental ability and clarity, as well as perception of all kinds, including intuitive perception. Desert rose is used in crystal healing to quiet worries and still the mind from distractions and disruptions. Metaphysically, desert rose is used to dissolve “programs” we have put upon our selves that are outdated or over-used. It is helpful for strength in meditation and affirmation. It is said to be helpful for the spine and aligning it properly.
Emerald– This is a beautiful stone for love and loyalty. Emerald brings domestic bliss, enhances friendship and unconditional love. It is a stone for relationship balance. It is said to strengthen ones character to overcome any problems or misfortune in life. It enhances the ability to enjoy life to the fullest. It improves vision and helps detoxify the liver.
Fancy Jasper – A stone of gentleness and relaxation. It is professed to enhance one’s ability to relax and bring tranquility, comfort, wholeness, healing, and gentle endings. As with all jaspers, it is also a good protection stone. In mystical healing lore, jasper is said to be good for the liver, gallbladder, and soothing to the stomach. Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing, not prescription or healthcare information. Fancy Jasper is known to be particularly good at bringing energies of wholeness and healing to an environment or situation.
Fluorite– This is one of the best stones for healing and for children. It can be very helpful in relieving headaches, especially when placed at the base of the head or massaged gently on the temples. This stone is recommended for mental focus and clarity. It can help emotional wounds and is good for the respiratory tract. It helps you discern when you are being manipulated by others. It draws off negative energy and stress. It is beneficial for combating the flu, colds and sinusitis. It has been known to assist with balance and coordination. It cleanses and stabilizes the aura. Combats inflammation.
Garnet-This is a very warming and stimulating stone. It inspires passion, boldness, courage, vitality and stimulates life force energy within the body. It is a stone for healthy sexuality and fertility. It promotes a monogamous and stable marriage. It is helpful to lift depression and purifies and rejuvenates the blood, heart and lungs.
Goldstone– This is a manmade stone created with copper, feldspar quartz and other minerals. It is a revitalizing and energizing stone to help encourage a positive attitude and individualism. It is a helpful stone for mediums and channelers. It is also good for the solar plexus and stomach.
Green Calcite– this is a great stone for growing plants in the garden and in the home. It promotes prosperity, physical health, joy and reduces stress in body and mind. You can add it to your bath to cleanse the aura and is helpful in soothing arthritis and strengthens bones. It clears negativity around the solar plexus chakra and hara line. It detoxifies the meridian system of pollutants and negative emotions. This is a great stone for people suffering from ADD and you can keep in in your pocket or wear around the neck. This stone is also soothing to children and is a welcoming energy for the home.
Green Moss Agate – Excellent qualities including grounding of excess spiritual energy down through the base and earth chakra to Mother Gaia. It resonates a lovely heart based vibration that most of you will find useful to have in your life. It has balanced enduring energy and grounding ability with sound metaphysical properties that are known to aid abundance and prosperity and stimulate creativity. This green stone may assist you to correct imbalances between the two sides of the brain and it is a spiritual stone. The vibration of this stone brings you strength and courage and will help to lessen fear and stress and may aid you in attracting nature spirits.
Hematite– One of the best stones for grounding the emotions and anger. It is cooling, calming and energetically balancing. It helps to stimulate concentration and focus and brings clarity to the mind and emotions. It has a powerful connection to the blood and can purify, restore and soothe any blood conditions. This is also a good stone to help you come to terms with issues from your past and brings attention to any unfulfilled desires you may have in life. This stone can also be used under the pillow to help relieve any sleep disorders, especially combined with Howlite and Lepidolite.
Herkimer Diamonds– These special crystals are found only in the area of Herkimer, New York. They amplify whatever stone they are around and are particularly useful in healing work sessions. They radiate a beautiful pure crystal light and attract angelic guidance. They also help in clearing the energy field around one’s body and transforming negative energy into light.
Howlite– This is a great stone for stilling the mind and for meditation. It is a stone for patience and helps to relieve anger. You can place under your pillow at night to help with insomnia. It is a beneficial stone in accessing your past lives and lessons. It is useful for out of body experiences by gently grounding you back into your body.
Hypersthene – Arranges both energy and thought in a more organized manner so we can have a clearer idea of the way forward and realize solutions to problems. By calming, grounding and protecting it is an excellent aid to deep meditation, profound inner reflection, and can take you on journeys into other dimensions of consciousness, traveling beyond the limitations of body and mind. As it calms without drowsiness, it can be effective in situations of stress where one needs to remain alert and express oneself clearly, such as in making a presentation.
Iolite – The gemstone variety of the mineral Cordierite. These beautiful blue violet crystals may stimulate the imagination and this may aid in their use as shamanic stones. They are stones of vision used to aid you with journeys out of the body. Their energy will aid the process of connecting with angels and will take you to a higher level spiritually. These crystals are third eye chakra stones and produce an electrical charge when in contact with your aura. This will strengthen the entire auric field and etheric body. They totally open up your thinking via the imagination.
Jade– The dark green jade is known to open you to compassion for all beings. It is a stone used for bodhisattvas and those attracted to Kwan Yin energy of mercy and love for all. It is helpful to free one from anger, selfishness and greed. You can also give this stone away to your friends for good luck, longevity and wealth. This stone is also known to help the kidneys and you can place a piece in your water to make a gem elixir.
Jet – Working almost like an energetic filter, Jet is a wonderful grounding stone that has intense purification and protection properties. Jet is known for clearing the aura of impure energies and is an important stone for the medicine bag. Jet can be used to cleanse other crystals by placing them in a bowl with several smaller pieces of Jet. Jet can also be helpful for those experiencing an overabundance of negative energies or emotions and has traditionally been used as a stone to alleviate grief. Not only does it draw off negative vibrations but Jet can help the victim of these vibes to understand their original purpose and the lesson to be learned.
Kambaba Jasper – 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 troubled minds and restores balance to the body and spirit. Its 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.
Kunzite – A beautiful crystal pure in energy and joyful in nature. In palest pink to light violet hues it is a Stone of Emotion opening and connecting the heart to the mind and stimulating a healing communion between the two. Kunzite encourages one to release walls built around the heart for protection and to be receptive to the experience of unconditional and abundant love.
Blue Kyanite– A very popular stone for cleansing and cleaning other crystals of the energies they have absorbed. It is helpful in aligning the chakras and has a strong calming and clearing effect. It is especially helpful when placed between the heart and navel chakra. It teaches forgiveness and self-forgiveness. It opens the heart to allow one to reach out to others for help. It also helps one to open up to love again after loss.
Labradorite – This is a stone of protection and transformation. It can expand and deepen your consciousness. It is often worn to protect the wearer from negative influences and deflects any negative energy from the aura. It enhances intuition and psychic gifts. It can also connect one to angelic realms and strengthens faith and trust in the Universe.
Lapis Lazuli – A beautiful blue stone that has been used for centuries in Greece as the original “Evil Eye”. It mirrors any negativity, jealousy or envy being directed at you. It is a very psychic stone and healing for the throat chakra helping one to speak up for yourself and others. It alleviates insomnia and all types of headaches. Holding lapis can help relieve stress and overcome depression. It also prevents negative thoughts from becoming karmic patterns. It is best to use in combination with amethyst to calm down the intensity of this stone.
Larimar– Called the “Dolphin Stone”; this stone comes from the Dominican Republic and is connected to the energy of Atlantis. This stone can bring serenity, stimulates creativity, encourages going with the flow of life and useful for stress relief. It holds a joyful, childlike energy of play similar to dolphins and opens the one wearing it to peace and harmony in their heart. It is useful in cooling hot tempers and is connected to the water element.
Lemurian Seed Quartz – These special quartz crystals are said to be the “Seeds” of Lemurian consciousness. Lemuria is said to be an ancient civilization before the Atlanteans. They lived in a high vibration with compassion, love, feminine grace and were said to be telepathic beings. Meditating with these crystals can bring about a deep sense of love and connection. They radiate a sense of peace rapidly expand one’s consciousness and embodies the soft loving energies of the angelic and cosmic realms. It is one of the best stones to use when connecting with the Divine Feminine.
Lepidalite Mica – A “stone of transition”, Lepidolite assists in the release and reorganization of old behavioural and psychological patterns while gently inducing change. It brings deep emotional healing, soothing and is used for reducing stress and depression. Lepidolite dissipates negativity and insists on being used for the highest good. It activates the throat, heart, third eye chakras and the intellect. It 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.
Luxullianite – Promotes self-confidence and instills in us a more positive attitude towards life. It helps us to let go of negative scepticism and helps us to find new, exciting and sometimes unorthodox ways in which we can attain the goals we have set for ourselves. It helps us to see the “big picture” of life and to see things in a much clearer and rational way. Luxullianite is also beneficial for those who suffer from tension or extreme stress and for those who think they may self harm or for those with suicidal thoughts. It stops us feeling like one of life’s victims. Luxullianite is both an extremely grounding stone and also a strongly protective stone. It is associated with our earth star chakra and with our heart chakra. It protects us from negative energy and may also help with deflecting spells and ill-wishing.
Libyan Desert Glass – This is rare tektite amplifying ones will, manifestation and creative powers. It is found in Libya and Egypt. It can be a powerful tool in helping one realize their full potential. It embodies the vibration of the golden ray and connected to Archangel Jophiel. It can work as a psychic shield and is helpful for those who do not feel like they belong on this earth.
Malachite – One of the best stones for detoxification and healing to the physical body. It clears all the chakras and helps one release negative experiences. It stimulates the liver and is best worn sparingly due to its intense detoxifying nature. It fills the aura with positive energy and repels negativity. It can also help one to refuse temptations that will negatively affect ones emotional balance. It is commonly used for protection from radiation, pollutants and electromagnetic pollution. It assists in receiving insights from your subconscious mind.
Moldavite – Is a high energy vibration tektite. It was formed over 15 million years ago when a meteor hit the Czech Republic. Many people can feel the energy of Moldavite as a rush or pulsing feeling in their palm, heart area or crown of the head. It has been traditionally used as a transformation stone and is beneficial for people going through major changes in their life and need a push to take the leap. Meditating with Moldavite can be an amazing experience as it opens the crown chakra to a higher vibration and quickly aligns the chakras. It is a very powerful energy and is best taken in small doses slowly increasing the time you spend with the stone is best. Once you have your own experience with Moldavite, you will understand more about this stone.
Mookaite Jasper – These stones come in a range of beautiful earthy colors and embody a beneficial energy to slow aging. They will help you to change how you think about the whole aging process and this change of focus is beneficial to slow aging in the body. These stones are also helpful to assist healing and may be utilized by placing one under the pillow for long term improvement in your health. This may be beneficial to help you to age more slowly, and they are also helpful for pregnant mothers to use.
Moonstone – A beautiful feminine stone that connects to ancient rituals and moon ceremonies. It is a stone of the High Priestess; it enhances intuition and connects one to the lunar energy and the Goddess. Some even say it can allow you to see the future when gazing into the crystal. It can also be used for safe travel and protection when traveling.
Multi Tiger Eye – This is called the stone of action. It attracts luck and money and helps with planning a new project. It teaches perseverance in life’s difficult challenges.
Obsidian – This is a black lava glass stone and is useful in blocking negative energies, clears mental confusion, brings emotional stability while promoting self-control and self-awareness. It also clears energy blockages. This is a great stone for boys and men.
Ocean Jasper– this is a recently found stone from Madagascar. It’s a great stone for anyone practicing any form of breath work. It is helpful for those who need to accept responsibility of their own actions and increases patience. It takes the edge off competition and rivalry at work or school.
Onyx– Promotes a feeling of being protected by light and being watched over by angels. It helps one to feel safe and feel loved. Especially useful in removing entities and preventing spirit possession. Often psychics, mediums and channelers will keep onyx in their pocket for protection. It is also used as a personal power talisman. It also enhances concentration and focus.
Orange Calcite – This is a great stone to have in your home or give as a gift to someone who has a new home. It cleanses negative energies out of the environment and heightens positive energy in your space. It is a joyful stone, a relaxing stone and the color is bright and cheery reminding us of our own natural happiness and inner peace. It is helpful in reducing mental chatter and obsessive thinking and excellent for meditation. It also stimulates your sexual vitality and clears any past pain you may hold in your lower chakras. A great stone for anyone at any age.
Arizona Payson Diamonds– A stone of high vibration. They are often used in healing, meditation and prayer. These rare and beautiful quartz crystals are found near the mountains outside of Sedona. They have a brilliant clarity occasionally forming double terminations and amethyst tips.
Peacock Ore– This stone is actually oxidized copper and is a beautiful purple, blue and green color. It is a great stone to use when manifesting and visualizing your future and personal dreams. It helps you to experience the joys of life, being known as the stone of happiness. It is useful in long distance healing. It is a stone for those who need help in trusting what they see psychically.
Peanut Wood – The ‘Stone of the Earth’, this stone is very grounding. It’s perfect for use after an especially heightened meditation or after Channelling to keep your feet on the ground. Peanut Wood can help encourage mental stability, very good for those who are not overly good at making decisions.
This stone can also calm hyperactive children and help calm and balance teenagers who are going through emotional and confusing stages. Peanut Wood will help one focus at the right times on the more physical and earthy changes in life. It’s also good for women who are going through the change to help find stability and understanding. Very good for the Root, Sacral and Solar Plexus Chakras.
Peridot– This is a stone for prosperity, abundance and brings loving relationships to the wearer. It supports detoxification of all organs of the body and is a happy and warm energy. It is a very cleansing stone for the heart and auric field. It helps you take responsibility for your own life and your own life choices. It is also used to balance the connection between the heart and solar plexus chakra.
Petrified Wood– A great stone for people who have ADD or need help focusing, concentrating, setting goals and actually completing what they started! It is helpful when one needs to be practical, center their thoughts and take appropriate actions. It also helps with overcoming survival based fears and is often used for accessing past life memories. It also can help connect you to your higher purpose.
Pink Opal– Also known as cherry opal, this stone has been used to activate the root and sacral chakras. It awakens vital energy and passion and enhances imagination. It is often used for headaches. It clears blockages in the psychic center.
Prehnite– A stone of wellness that helps with stress reduction. It is a great stone for alleviating nightmares, night terrors and fears. It is a very prophetic stone and induces a deep state of meditation and dream states. It has been used to connect people to mermaids, water devas and dolphin energy. It also helps to access feelings that everything will be ok. It is a wonderful tool for dream recall. Prehnite, Apophylite and Stilbite are synergizing stones that enhance Reiki energy for the giver and the receiver. You can keep them all together in your pocket during the healing session.
Pyrite– This is a very popular stone as an energy shield and protects the wearer from danger. It helps with confidence, memory, logic, mental stability and intelligence. It helps those who are channeling high frequency energy by helping them ground themselves.
Rainbow Moonstone– This is called the Goddess stone and is uplifting and protects the wearer against psychic attacks and draws the energy to the stone. It is a very fragile stone and will change color to grey or dull when it has been absorbing negative energy directed toward the wearer. Moonstone is particularly helpful for those suffering from old emotional wounds and emotional stress. It is actually not a moonstone but a white labradorite. It also stimulates awakening of the Rainbow Body. It heightens intuition and brings peace and harmony when you wear it. It also stabilizes the emotions.
Red Jasper– This is a stone for physical strength and natural vitality focusing on Qi energy. It improves the circulatory system and increases sexual vitality. It is an excellent grounding stone. It is also used to improve self-confidence, memory, endurance and stamina. It also soothes any imbalance in women’s menstrual cycle and hormones.
Red Tiger Eye– Connects the kundalini and hara energy lines in the body and increases the energy flow between the two. It can help to stimulate wealth and heals issues of self-worth. It opens up one’s passion for life and actives an underactive sex drive.
Rhodocrosite – This stone is often called the stone of forgiveness. It is a stone that invites self-love, acceptance and compassion for oneself and others. It encourages a positive attitude and heals emotional wounds of self-blame and guilt. It can help to attract a soulmate, brings joy and promotes spontaneous self-expression.
Rhodonite – This is a great stone for relationships especially for people who tend to have lofty expectations of their lover. It can help one to see the real situation and not live in a fantasy of putting their lover on a pedestal and not seeing them as a real person. It helps one to achieve their greatest potential and assists in recovering from substance abuse. It also can be used to balance the masculine and feminine energies of the body.
Rose Quartz– One of the best crystals for emotional healing this stone eases loneliness, heartache, and aids forgiveness and self-forgiveness. It provides a gentle and peaceful atmosphere. When worn, surrounds the wearer with a soft loving glow that soothes their own sadness and self judgements. It is often used in combination with amethyst for healing and nurturing energy.
Rutilated Quartz– One of the best stones for healers, nurses, therapists and counselors. It pulls negative energy off the patient or client and helps them release their negative feelings without affecting the one supporting them. It promotes spiritual growth and energizes the aura. It has the ability to soothe dark moods and acts as an antidepressant.
Sardonyx – A highly protective stone that embodies a vibration of happiness, optimism and confidence. It helps to boost your self control and your level of personal power. It has excellent metaphysical properties that encourage motivation, willpower, discipline and strength of character. This makes it a good stone for anyone studying or if you work in a job where you require mental discipline to focus on the task at hand. This stone creates an excellent grounding action through the earth and base chakras and brings you back to earth after spiritual work.
Sedona Red Rock– Is a powerful stone that rejuvenates and intensifies energy. It is very healing on all levels. It promotes emotional healing by bringing suppressed emotions to the surface to be accepted. It also connects one to their higher purpose.
Selenite– This is a popular stone to protect the home from negative energy. You can place it in the corners of the home or individual rooms. It fills the aura with light, clears the auric field and energy bodies. It relieves stress and promotes a peaceful atmosphere and soothes the mind of obsessive thoughts. It is connected to the moon, as its name is derived from Selene, the moon goddess. It loves to be charged up by the light of the full moon, not the sun. Selenite is like sage in a crystal form, you can clear the auric field with a selenite wand just as you would like a sage stick. It is also great for insomnia.
Seraphinite – A highly angelic connected stone, this stone is often used in meditation to connect to one’s own spirit guides and angel guides. It is only found in Siberia and is a beautiful meditation stone to connect with garden devas and fairy spirits. It is connected to nature with all its beauty and gently cleanses the heart chakra.
Shaman Stones– These are found on the north rim of the Grand Canyon and were also known as Moqui balls by the Native American children who lived in the area. It is suggested to hold one in each hand and they resonate with a male and female energy balance. It feels extremely grounding and one can often feel a light tingling and warm connection to the wholeness of their body. It brings you back into your body after doing ceremony or having an intense meditation or shamanic healing session. They can help protect you against negative entities that can attach to your auric field during a shamanic journey.
Shiva Lingam – A sacred stone of the Indian Hindu religion that will intensify the vitality and level of pranic energy within your body. To improve your overall health these stones are powerful as they stimulate the energy system of the entire body and will aid an overall improvement in your health and well-being. Its vibration has a different action depending on where you place it. This stone holds within it the feeling of unity and duality.
Shungite – Shungite is only found in the Lake Onega area in Russia and is over 2 billion years old. When placed in water shungite releases fullerenes which can be used to regain and preserve health and well-being on all levels. It is a powerful stone for shielding against radiation and increases vitality when worn or placed in a water gem elixir. It protects one from negativity and brings in spiritual light, acting as a truth serum and not allowing the one wearing it to say words that are not in alignment with their highest good. Shungite is also used to help clear dysfunctional patterns and meditating with Shungite amplifies one’s own inner truth and answers. It is often used to protect against radiation and EMPs.
Smoky Quartz -A stone for those who are dealing with depression, addictions, obsessions and fears. It teaches one to connect to the earth and ground their energy into their body and earth to release and rebalance them. It is a super antidote to stress on all levels and particularly good for pain relief of hips, legs, lower back and dissolves leg cramps when massaged with a palm stone. It also dissolves negative energy and anger projected at you from others.
Snowflake Obsidian– A softer version of obsidian, this stone brings beauty, purity and balance to the wearer or bearer of the stone. It also is very protective and helps in detoxifying the body and mind. It is often used for veins, bones, skin and eye health.
Sodalite– this is a great stone for mental performance and can be held or worn to access insight into a complex problem. It helps calms a stressed out nervous system. It is nice to give to those who are in a stressful job where they must use their intellect over their feelings. It helps to calm down an overactive mind and provide focus and mental stability. It is an excellent sleep aid.
Starry Jasper – This is a very grounding stone, stabilizing the emotions and clearing mental stress. It encourages the body to release toxins and draws out impure thoughts from the mind. It also helps one to accept and learn from important life lessons.
Stichtite – This stone will help you if you want to stimulate kundalini awakening and combines well with Green Serpentine and a number of other stones that are used for this purpose. It also has a profoundly loving vibration that has a strong effect within the heart chakra and thymus chakra or higher heart. It is helpful to heal unresolved issues as it stimulates feelings of love, compassion, forgiveness and healing of emotional distress. It is one of a group of stones that will help you to move the kundalini energies, up from the base of the spine, through the entire body via the spinal column to the crown chakra.
Sugilite– Aids living in the present rather than living in the past. It is a stone to wear to cleanse the auric field. It is used to overcome feelings of despair and hopelessness and helps one release old patterns that prevent a healthy relationship. It also invites new love into one’s life.
Sunstone– This stone connects to the vital energy of the sun. Its bright energy removes hooks and cords that others have put into you from the past. It is a good luck stone and enhances independence and encourages you to nurture yourself. It helps to lift dark moods and can help heal any emotional abandonment issues.
Tektite – Known for raising one’s vibrations and strengthening the aura making it a wonderful stone for those who are working to spiritually advance in this lifetime. One can work with Tektite during meditation to expand consciousness beyond current limitations and bring deeper insights into current situations or problems. Those who are having trouble with negative entities can use Tektite in their pillowcase to help deter them. Regular work with Tektite can activate and enhance psychic abilities. It is thought to encourage telepathy and can help with lucid dreaming and astral travel. Tektite can sometimes increase the frequency of synchronicities making it helpful for manifestation programs. Those who consistently carry Tektite during their spiritual work may begin to experience a thinning of the veil between dimensions.
Tiger Iron – A powerful lower Chakra stone promoting physical vitality, energy, and stamina. Tiger Iron is a helpful aid to those who feel emotionally, mentally or physically exhausted and burned out. Full of grounding Earth energy, Tiger Iron also helps to find courage and refuge in times of danger and promotes a deeper connection to the Earth and her cycles. Tiger Iron, like Golden Brown Tiger Eye, is helpful in manifesting ideas into reality and giving personal strength in times of change.
Turquoise– The stone of purification. There is a story that Turquoise protects travelers against any accidents. Turquoise is known to break when it has absorbed its fill of negativity. It unites male and female energy and supports creative expression. It enhances the immune system and supports healing. It is said that you can place a stone in your water glass and the stone charges the water for immune system support.
Unakite– This is the most used stone for partnership of all kinds and is recommended to be given to your business partner to promote a harmonious relationship. It helps in manifesting and making wise investments and is particularly good in a prosperity grid or on a manifesting alter. It also helps to clear out any emotional blockages from the past that can block a harmonious relationship from forming.
Yellow Jasper– Especially good for accident prone and clumsy children, this stone helps to channel positive energy and helpful for scattered energies. It is stimulating for the endocrine system, solar plexus chakra and digestion. It stimulates and channels positive energy.
Yellow Tiger Eye – A crystal with lovely bands of yellow-golden color through it. This is a powerful stone that aids harmony and balance and helps you to release fear and anxiety. It stimulates taking action and helps you to make decisions with discernment and understanding unclouded by your emotions. Traditionally it was carried as an amulet against curses or ill-wishing and is known to give you courage, self confidence and strength of will. It enhances creativity and is one of the stones that aid kundalini awakening. This natural crystal balances the brain so it may be of benefit to help those who are suffering from mental disease or with personality disorders.
Zoisite Ruby– This stone promotes trance like states and altered states of consciousness while keeping you still grounded in your body. It transforms negative into positive energy. It enhances trust in the Universe and brings out creativity. It encourages recovery from illness and strengthens the immune system. It is a great stone for those who are doing past life healing or past life discovery work.