What are Crystals & Gemstones? SCROLL DOWN FOR IDENTIFICATION CHART
Crystals and stones are as old as our planet. They are alive. They have energy of their own and a frequency of their own. When you hold them, you can feel their energy. They have healing and manifesting powers.
You can clear them and program them to help you with your intentions. Just being near them…having them on your desk or under your pillow or in your jewelry…they are offering you their healing properties…
How to use Crystals & Gemstones for Healing and Manifesting
IMPORTANT NOTE: I believe you can program ANY Crystal or Gemstone with your intention and it will align its energy to serve you.
Select a stone whose natural properties resonates with your intention.
Addiction-Amethyst, Aventurine, Carnelian, Lepidolite, Rose Quartz, Desert Rose
Abundance & Prosperity-Pyrite, Citrine, Tigers Eye, Moss Agate, Jade
Amethyst, Aquamarine, Green Aventurine, Bloodstone, Chrysocolla, Copper, Garnet, Goldstone, Opalite
Anger Management-Amethyst, Rose Quartz, Carnelian, Howlite, Smoky Quartz, Amazonite, Angelite, Green Aventurine, Copper, Rhodonite
Anxiety & Panic Attacks-Lepidolite, Fluorite, Howlite, Tiger Eye, Rhodonite, Sodalite, Aquamarine, Green Aventurine, Jade
Balance & Harmony-Aventurine, Tigers Eye, Angelite, Amethyst, Dalmatian, Desert Rose, Garnet, Hematite, Jade, Opalite
Chakra System & Aura- Malachite, Opalite, Fluorite, Rutilated Quartz, Selenite, Labradorite, Amethyst, Dalmatian, Desert Rose
Clarity & Focus- Fluorite, Citrine, Tiger Eye, Malachite, Amazonite, Smoky Quartz, Hematite, Bloodstone, Carnelian, Desert Rose, Selenite
Empathy-Hematite, Fluorite, Black Tourmaline, Amethyst, Malachite,
Energy & Vitality-Ruby Hexagon, Agate, Amethyst, Kyanite, Black Tourmaline, Calcite, Moonstone, Rose Quartz, Malachite
Forgiveness & Compassion-Rhodonite, Lepidolite, Rose Quartz, Apatite, Kyanite, Bloodstone, Red Jasper, Angelite, Chrysocolla, Selenite
Grounded & Rooted-Hematite, Smoky Quartz, Shungite, Black Tourmaline, Selenite, Black Obsidian, Calcite, Carnelian
Healing & Pain Relief-Bloodstone, Calcite, Citrine, Copper, Fluorite, Garnet, Goldstone, White Howlite, Jade, Mookaite
Healthy Relationships-Rose Quartz, Rhodonite, Amazonite, Carnelian, Tigers Eye, Amethyst, Angelite, Aquamarine, Green Aventurine, Citrine, Desert Rose, Garnet, Jade, Ruby Hexagon
Letting Go-Rutilated Quartz, Smoky Quartz, Aquamarine, Malachite, Yellow Calcite, Dalmatian, Fluorite, Mookaite, Opalite
Manifesting & Goals-Amazonite, Fluorite, Goldstone, Rose Quartz, Black Onyx, Aventurine, Rhodonite, Tigers Eye, Mookaite, Ruby Hexagon
Meditation & Psychic Abilities-Selenite, Fluorite, Desert Rose, Opalite, Labradorite, Angelite, Amethyst,, Black Onyx, Copper, Fluorite, Howlite
Moving Forward-Chrysocolla, Labradorite, Moonstone, Garnet, Calcite, Citrine, Fluorite, Mookaite
Pregnancy-Aquamarine, Red Jasper, Amethyst, Black Onyx, Carnelian, Chrysocolla, Malachite, Rose Quartz, Labradorite, Mookaite
Protection & Negative Energy-Black Tourmaline, Fluorite, Desert Rose, Labradorite, Amethyst, Black Onyx, Black Obsidian, Selenite, Hematite
Self-Confidence & Self-Worth-Desert Rose, Opalite, Carnelian, Citrine, Selenite, Garnet, Goldstone, Red Jasper, Black Onyx, Black Tourmaline
Smoking Cessation-Dalmatian, Desert Rose, Snowflake Obsidian, Labradorite, Amethyst, Agate
Sleep & Pleasant Dreams-Amethyst, Bloodstone, Dalmatian, Garnet, Howlite, Labradorite, Rose Quartz, Hematite, Black Tourmaline, Angelite
Stress & Depression-Angelite, Amethyst, Yellow Calcite, Chrysocolla, Citrine, Dalmatian, Fluorite, Howlite, Black Tourmaline, Selenite
Success & Business-Citrine, Tiger Eye, Garnet, Green Aventurine,
Amazonite, Amethyst, Bloodstone, Opalite, Desert Rose, Fluorite
Transformation & Change-Malachite, Chrysocolla, Fluorite, Garnet, Labradorite, Carnelian, Selenite, Opalite
Weight Management-Apatite, Angelite, Amethyst, Fluorite, Rose Quartz, Black Tourmaline, Green Aventurine, Black Onyx
Crystal & Gemstone Properties
Abalone Shell (Ab-a-lone-e)- Just as an Abalone Shell provides safe shelter for abalone, it will also lend a protective, healing energy to your spirit. Shielding you from waves of negativity, the soothing energy of abalone shells is one full of peace, beauty, compassion and love. The Native Americans believe this shell to be a sacred shell and use it, along with sage, to carry messages to Heaven. Abalone is excellent to wear when you are in need of guidance in a relationship. A friendly
Agate- The Stable Soldier. If your life constantly feels out of balance, with one aspect going well while another spins out of control, use agate to establish stability with its grounding energy. Connecting with your physical power, this crystal will slowly but surely help you to build up your strengths and diminish your weaknesses with acceptance. With increased concentration and confidence, the properties of agate make it easier to focus on what is good in your life, so that you can heal from mistakes and bring the harmony it instill in your spirit to everything you do.
Amazonite- If your mind is polluted with toxic negativity, clean it up with Amazonite. This stone will restore your spirit to its most serene state of being by eliminating your worries, self-doubts and frustrations. Often, pain that we experienced in our past will create an energy block in our present. This block can manifest into a difficulty expressing yourself in relationships, or even into creative slumps at work. By flooding your heart and throat chakras with loving energy, amazonite opens you up to release that which has hurt you. Free of those energy blocks, you better express yourself in every area of life. That’s what makes this stone highly beneficial for artists. Amazonite Stone of Hope. Amazonite is a stone of open mindedness. It is a source of confidence, communication, creativity and peace.
Amethyst- The Intuitive Eye. Amethyst is like a spa-day in a stone, it is the exact kind of relaxing energy that we could all use after a long day. Allow amethyst’s energy of contentment to sooth away the day-to-day stresses that keep you up at night. In working with the third eye and crown chakras, Amethyst indulges your intuitions. This not only means that amethyst will help your body give into innate desires like sound sleep and relaxation, but it will also work with your third eye to balance the mind with insightful solutions to problems.
Amethyst Chevron- Chevron Amethyst is sometimes called Banded Amethyst. It has all the healing properties of Amethyst and also a few additional qualities: Banded Amethyst is excellent for working with the third eye and stimulating the third eye chakra. It can enhance intuition and is a powerful stone for dissipating and repelling negativity. It has a cleansing effect on the aura.
Amethyst has been known pretty much forever as the master of ceremonies when it comes to spirituality. It is a powerful protection stone creating a bubble around the carrier, warding off psychic attacks and negative energy. It is also seen as the sobering stone, very good for any and all forms of addiction, from alcoholism to anorexia, if you suffer with either of these, or love someone who does, a good sized piece of Amethyst under their bed, at the head end will work while they sleep (though it does also have a sobering effect on the libido too so bear that in mind.
It is the perfect stone for meditation. It is also the perfect calming antidote for rage and anger. It creates a protective energy field around its carrier, assisting in transmuting negative energies within the wearer and protecting them from external negative energies. Amethyst assists in encouraging our growth towards our higher potential and spiritual expansion. It also brings peace, insight and calmness, and helps insomnia sufferers sleep more easily.
Angelite- As its name suggests, Angelite has a connection to the higher realms, facilitating angelic communication. It is a very soothing, peaceful, and uplifting stone, quite helpful during times of transition. Angelite is one of a group of higher vibrational crystals that can assist in smoothing the way for vibrational shifts, awareness and ascension.
Angelite works to clear the Throat, Third Eye, and Crown chakras, and sends energy to the Soul Star chakra that lies 6 inches above the head. The higher vibrations sent to these chakras allows for greater spiritual growth, enhanced intuition, and clearer communication. Angelite’s ability to unblock the upper chakras clears the area to allow for the influx of higher vibrational information coming into the auric field, to be processed by the lower chakras.
Angelite can be used during meditation to enhance the meditative state, and to clarify issues in one's current situations as they arise. By depositing inspiration from guides, guardians and/or angels into the chakras, Angelite allows them to be integrated into the whole, even after one is done working with the stone.
Apatite- Increase your appetite for life, creative endeavors and passionate pursuits will feel nearly insatiable when overwhelmed by the exhilarating energy of Apatite. Working with the energy of this crystal helps you to recognize your ambitions. This is a great stone for weight loss.
Aquamarine- The Tranquilizer. Use Aquamarine to ride the positive waves toward closure, major life changes and a higher consciousness. The stress and fear that this stone washes away, leaves room peace and tranquility in their absence. Aquamarine protects the psyche from taking on dark vibrations and negative behavioral patterns. Easy is the essence of the smooth flowing energy of aquamarine.
Blue Aventurine is particularly stimulating to the Third Eye and Throat Chakras, opening one to higher spiritual guidance, and revealing psychic and intuitive abilities that may previously have been blocked. It encourages open and honest communication and speaking one's mind and heart.
Aventurine- Green-Odds are in your favor to manifest your dreams. If you’re heading to Las Vegas, forget about lady luck aventurine is the one you want by your side! The whimsical energy of this shimmering crystal is especially conducive to the power of plenty. While it’s playfully referred to as a gambler’s stone, Aventurine is helpful to everyone. Sometimes a gamble looks less like a game, and more like a fork in the road of your life; a time when you have to decide between what is sound and secure, or taking a risk. In connecting with the heart chakra, Aventurine graces the spirit with an easy sense of confidence. The excitement it stimulates can promote a more optimistic outlook that will make jumping out of your comfort zone less scary.
Azurite- Though Azurite gets its name from the word azure, meaning blue, the energy it blesses you with will have you feeling anything but blue. Azurite is often referred to as the “Stone of the Heavens,” as it aids in the pursuit of the heavenly self. It is believed to awaken psychic abilities, helping you to recognize intuition and spiritual guidance. It calms and relieves mental stress, helping you to clear your mind and dissolve any blocked energy. Native Americans valued it as a sacred stone for communication with Spirit Guides. The Mayans are also said to have used it for sacred and mystical communication.
Black Tourmaline- Forcefield Protector. Secure under the dome of Black Tourmaline protection, not even the worst energy downer can burst your happy bubble. Black Tourmaline is one of the most powerful crystals for protection and elimination of negative energy. It helps to put an energetic boundary between you and others, so that you don’t pick up unwanted energies. When placed in the four corners of a room, Black Tourmaline seals the room with a protective shield. This formation assists in balancing out the energy and dispelling any energies of a lower vibration.
Bloodstone- The Coach. Get your blood pumping with the revitalizing energy of Bloodstone. Let bloodstone fill you with a surge of courage, self-esteem, energy and protection so that you can enjoy living in the now. With the pure, upbeat energy of this crystal, you’ll make the most out of every moment.
Blue Lace Agate-Truth Serum. Fear of public speaking and fear of confrontations usually go hand in hand. If a clog in your throat chakra is holding you back, use the comforting energy of Blue Lace Agate to speak your truth. The relaxed peace of mind that blue lace agate establishes will promote insightful, authentic and articulate dialogue.t
Bronzite- The Earth Shield. Hit the ground running with the grounding and reenergizing properties of Bronzite. This protective stone will postmark negative energy “Return to Sender,” and make sure that the bad vibes of others don’t make their way to you. In harmonizing all chakras, bronzite stimulates the entire chakric field so every chakra is functioning at its highest potential. If you’re going through a difficult situation where your energy is depleted and negativity is everywhere, let bronzite give you the energy to fight through and be your bronze shield against whatever negativity comes your way.
Carnelian- The Creative Inner Child. Carnelian is the life of the party. Creative and confident, the energy of carnelian motivates a rush of vibrancy within the sacral chakra to stimulate your inner star. Tapping into carnelians exciting properties will lend a sense of power that can prove especially beneficial for those needing to break through creative blocks or those embarking on new projects + ambitions. Wear carnelian during a job interview to invoke the energies of opportunity and luck. With carnelian close, you’ll be sure to impress your prospects with your charm and vitality.
Celestite -Cosmic Lullaby. The name Celestite comes from the Latin word for heavenly, and its stress relieving vibes will certainly feel like nirvana to a chaotic mind. Though it’s a high-vibrational crystal, the intensity of celestite’s uplifting nature is gentle enough to still be soothing. If you are experiencing anxiety from unfamiliar situations or difficult relationships, working with Celestite can bring clarity and aid in your ability to reconcile. By instilling you with a calm approach, you will be better equipped to handle whatever life brings you.
Chrysocolla (Chris-a-cola)- It’s all about new beginnings. If you are constantly looking toward the horizon, Chrysocolla is the energy your free spirit needs to stop dreaming about adventure and start one. Inspired by the energy of willpower, creativity, confidence and tranquility, you will feel motivated to transform your future ambitions into present realities. A new beginning. Be on your way to happily ever after.
Chrysoprase (Chris-o-praise)- The Optimist. Can’t handle the truth? End the pattern of denial and confront truths with the energy of Chrysoprase. Through a mix of compassion, forgiveness, increased conflict resolution capability and the abandonment of petty judgements, the properties of this crystal will create a mindset ready to take on any harsh truth. The kindness and love that chrysoprase also imbue you with in your heart and sacral chakras will give you a more optimistic and insightful point of view.
Citrine- The Light Maker. Sweet is the essence of this fortune flourishing gem. The sunny attitude of citrine cultivates energy that is fertile for growth. In working with the solar plexus chakra, citrine warms the core to radiate power, centeredness, confidence and endurance throughout the body and mind. It is unique because it is one of few stones that, rather than absorbing negative energy, clears it. It makes room for happiness and light so that the spirit is welcoming to a wide range of positive possibilities.
Clear Quartz- Universal Healer. Clear Quartz maybe a rockstar among crystals, but it’s no diva—it shares its spotlight. For those whose spirit needs illumination, clear quartz brings clarity to shadows within the mind. The reason there is so much lore surrounding the Clear Quartz is because of how intensely it resonates with the body. A universal healer, it links to all chakras to provide balance and harmony. Its ability to be programed for manifestation is unlike any other crystal. By elevating thoughts and perspective, it will help manifest your intentions like never before.
Copper- As a conductor of energy, when used with earthly crystals it intensifies, enhances and channels their properties. Copper is thought to assist the body with repairing tissues, oxygenating the blood, easing arthritis, strengthening the female reproductive system and increasing vitality.
Copper is known to stimulate energy flow and enhance your psychic abilities.
It’s an energy conductor that will move energies and amplify your thoughts.
It will also help you in channeling and in communicating with higher dimensional beings.
Copper can also ground and move wide array of vibrational frequencies from the spiritual realm to the physical realm.
It is a warming stone. It will help you release excess charges of anger or resentment. The mineral makeup of this stone will also balance the energies of the warm sun and the cool moon. It’s an excellent stone that will increase your ability to express yourself and accept your true emotions. Copper will make sure that your personal energy reserve is full so that you can be up for anything even at such short notice. Copper has been used for healing and medicinal purposes for thousands of years.
Dalmation Jasper- The Crystal Companion. Just like a Dalmatian, Dalmatian Jasper can be your best friend when you’re feeling low, and a protective guard when your energy is under attack. Use this stone to lift your spirits with its innate happiness. Its playfulness will take your focus off of what is troubling your mind, and inspire a joy within the body that will enhance strength and creativity. If someone is attempting to push their negative vibes onto you, Dalmatian jasper will signal their intentions to you, and infuse you with the positivity to overcome those frequencies.
Desert Rose- Desert Rose is found in desert regions and is a form of gypsum with sand particles that later developed into rosette like creations. Desert Rose is a form of Selenite, another wonderful crystal that we will later discuss. Desert Rose removes energy blockages, heightens creativity, psychic abilities, and increases confidence and self worth. This crystal is calming, soothing and can aid in stress, anxiety or depression. Desert Rose is a gentle energy that assists in releasing negative energy, and allowing oneself to let go of things that no longer serve us.
Desert Rose is associated with one of the astrological signs in November- Scorpio along with the zodiac sign of Taurus. Desert Rose will also keep you grounded with a heightened sense of awareness for it heals your Root and Crown Chakra. Desert Rose is a powerful yet gentle tool to use when trying to connect with the Earth. The health benefits include healing travel sickness, viral infections, nausea, prostate health, backache, pain, PMS, and bone strength. *This is not to replace a medical diagnosis or treatment*.
Each Desert Rose is said to contain a spirit guardian, with each one being unique. Perhaps you will discover hidden mysteries through your Desert Rose.
Dragon Blood Jasper- also know as the dragon Stone, stimulates creativity, attracts money and love, and helps you to achieve your goals. With its green and red coloring, it connects directly to the Heart Chakra, helping you to hear your heart, and encouraging love, compassion, and forgiveness. Spiritually, Dragon Blood Jasper encourages spiritual growth and supports spiritual self-healing. As a part of this healing, it ignites self-reflection, helping to dissolve false self-perceptions so that you can begin to build upon your true self.
Energetically, Dragon Blood Jasper helps you to become centered and grounded. It stimulates the kundalini, activates the Chakras, and aligns meridians. It also activates the Earth’s kundalini, also known as Dragon Energy, assisting in Earth healing and bringing order out of chaos. Emotionally, Dragon Blood Jasper helps to lift the emotions, bringing vitality and joy.
Mentally/Psychologically, Dragon Blood Jasper is a stone of personal power. It provides strength, courage, and purpose to help face difficulties and to heal repressed emotional issues. If you are the shy type who is uncomfortable in social settings, Dragon Blood Jasper will help encourage and support social interaction.
Physically, Dragon Blood Jasper enhances fertility and helps resolve conditions arising from a blocked Base and/or Sacral Chakra. It supports all healing processes, encouraging recovery and regeneration after a severe illness or over-exhaustion. It strengthens the immune system, nervous system, brain, thyroid, liver, gall bladder, and digestion within the small intestine.
Dumortierite (Dur-more-ta-right)- The Pacifier. Instead of getting pushed around, bulk up your spiritual strength with Dumortierite and stay true to yourself. The energy of this crystal guides you with insight in how best to communicate in confrontations, or cut toxic ties. As it makes you feel light and joyful, it also helps you to let go all the things that weigh you down.
Epidote- is believed to have energies to aid you to have courage, to let go of what is holding you back from living life's dreams. It has strong vibrations aiding you to attune to spirit, and enhance your awareness for various aspects of oneself, aiding to make change for yourself.
Fluorite- The Rainbow Keeper. Embrace the energy of fluorite, and flow right into those sweet dreams. Let fluorite guide you from a state of anxiety to one of tranquility by cleansing both your mind and environment. This is an absorbent crystal that will neutralize all of the negativity around it. Sleeping near or meditating with fluorite ensures mental clarity, and harmony between chakras.
Fuchsite- The happily ever after stone. Also known as the healer’s stone, tapping into the magical and restorative essence of Fuchsite is like sprinkling fairy dust over your emotional wounds. While the energy of fuchsite will restore your spiritual health, it has no qualms about having to break and reset unhealthy mental constructs in order to do so. If your tendency is to blame others and pose as the victim, or to ignore your own problems as you attempt to fix those around you, fuchsite will force you to confront these negative habits. Though it may sound harsh, the love, self-worth and sense of independence that fuchsite infuses you with will ease the sting of any realizations.
Garnet- The Energizer. Not all energy has to come in a Venti-sized cup; reenergize the crystal way with garnet, and you’ll have all of the vitality without the impending crash. By arousing the chi, or life force, within the physical body, garnet encourages you to go out and smell roses. Seize the day and all of your potential with help of this stone for enhancing health, passion and pleasure.
Blue Goldstone-It has a positive attitude; it is an uplifting stone. Goldstone is said to promotes vitality. In physical healing it has the same attributes as copper helping soothe conditions of the joints and reducing stomach complaints stemming tfrom anxiety. Blue is always associated with the throat chakra.
Goldstone- To ensure a golden future, embrace the protective energy of Goldstone. Goldstone is made from quartz and sand glass, and infused with copper particles to give it its shimmery appearance. The sparkles of Goldstone are symbolic of light that can always be found in the darkness. It deflects unwanted energies and is highly regarded in the spirit realm as a protective mineral.
Green Calcite- This too shall pass. Whether you’re planting an actual garden, or a garden of dreams, Green Calcite will help you to create the energy of abundance so that your intentions can blossom into realities. Use this stone to grow a brighter future through enhanced communication, mental fortitude and spiritual balance. If you’ve been stuck in a comfortable rut, this crystal will help you to break free of that cycle, and bring on a positive transformation.
Hematite- Ground into the Earth. Hematite tells it like it is. If you’re spinning out of control, or spending all your time going over things in your mind on constant replay, hematite is going to give you a reality check. It brings you out of your mind and back down to earth. Hematite’s energy focuses on the body, and it teaches us to do the same. Rather than over analyzing due to stress or anxiety, use hematite to connect to your root chakra so that you can stay grounded and just be.
Howlite- Howlite is one of the “attunement stones” which link the user to higher spiritual consciousness. Howlite opens and prepares the mind to receive the energies and wisdom of attunements.
Howlite is used when needing to reduce anxiety, tensions and stress. Howlite can be used to facilitate awareness, encourage emotional expression and assist in the elimination of pain, stress and/or rage. Howlite will calm and soothe the emotions, slow the overactive mind and help to achieve a deep and restful sleep. Howlite can help to access/retrieve wisdom during the dream state and bring it back into consciousness upon waking. Howlite brings mental awareness, both to current and past-life issues, and facilitates a calm communication of these issues.
Keep a piece of Howlite in your pocket or wear it as jewelry to absorb anger and negative energy. Meditating with Howlite can help one to connect with the higher realms, allowing for greater communication of higher frequencies into the higher chakras, to be assimilated by the unconscious mind, which helps one to slowly remove the veils blocking truth. Howlite strengthens positive character traits, removing selfishness, rude behavior, and greed. Physically, Howlite can help with the absorption of calcium into the bones and teeth, and can balance the emotions. Howlite also assists in relaxing and releasing muscular tension.
Jade- Lucky Charm. Jade is like that outfit you wear on first dates or that necklace you wear on job interviews—it always brings good luck. Through awakening a new outlook in the third eye chakra, jade opens you up to prosperity and abundance. The wisdom that this stone can bring has been admired since ancient civilizations, and can still lend an insightful energy to your modern day problems. Through instilling a sense of peace and purity within the mind, jade guides the spirit until it has a clear vision of who you are truly meant to be.
K2 Stone- Reach the highest peaks of your spiritual potential with K2 as your compass. A perfect coupling of the stabilizing energy of granite and the spiritually ascending energy of azurite, K2 helps you to establish that same harmony within your body and mind. Found on the peak next to the famed K2 mountain, this stone comes from harsh, snowy conditions. In tapping into its energy, you, too, will learn to survive rough terrain with endurance and awareness. K2 is comprised of cream-colored granite and imbued with beautiful blue deposits of azurite. It combines the strength and initial qualities of granite with the celestial qualities of azurite, making it the perfect stone to balance heaven and earth.
The merging of these minerals creates a balance of ‘soft’ and ‘hard’ allowing us to heal the hard and soft pieces of our bodies, minds, and spirits. The ancient being of granite reaches thru time to the blue star portals to blend with our earliest ancestral memories.
The powerful earth connection of the granite, combined with the energetic flow of the azurite makes K2 good for channels and mediums as it will help them to more clearly interpret the messages and information they receive. K2 balances strength with gentle wisdom. it enhances spiritual journeying and helps us to bring back guidance from the highest source. it requires your energy to reveal its power and to take you where you truly want to go.
K2 is believed to help with the treatment of headaches and migraines where these are caused by psychic blockages. The 'Stone of Indigo' for those who work with the Indigo children, this is an excellent stone for Indigo's to help balance their high telepathic sense, strengthen the photographic memory and encourage the high levels of energy to be used as needed.
Azurite can help communication in all forms and is good to be used by those who have trouble with speech. This stone works well with the Throat Chakra / Third Eye Chakra and has an intense Indigo Aura. Azurite can be used to increase the thought pattern, increase the memory, encourage photographic memory and heighten the telepathic sense.
Granite is associated with lending strength to your physical health and has also been said to help bring richness into your life whether it be financial, love or general success. It is also considered a "guardian stone" that offers protection, which makes it an ideal gift for children or for people who have high-risk jobs, like military personnel. When granite is extracted from the ocean floor, it's believed that the stone helps keep emotions calm, because it contains both elements of the ocean and the grounding of earth. (Source: thequantumawakening.com)
K2 opens your Third Eye as it helps you to connect with your higher self and higher conscious mind and ground that energy into the physical. It allows you to see the bigger picture of your life's experiences and gives you the clarity and insight to know which is the right path for you. As it increases your insight K2 assists you in finding the answers concerning life's issues. It opens your intuition and conscious awareness so that you are open to receiving guidance from higher dimensions that will enable you to make decisions that are in alignment with your highest good. The Granite helps to ground thoughts and higher energies to the Earthly plane so that they can manifest easier in our everyday reality.
Kambaba (Kam-ba-ba) Jasper- The fear not stone. Instead of letting your fears dictate who you are and what you do, embody the fierce strength of this crocodile-patterned stone to overcome those anxieties once and for all. It will inspire a whole new mental outlook as you become aware of talents and capabilities that you never knew you had. This stone can transform your life if you embrace the direction it points you in, which will often be the scariest and most rewarding.
Labradorite- The Magician. With the mystical energy of labradorite, sparks of neon will illuminate the path to your destiny. Labradorite is a stone of magic and curiosity. Wearing or holding Labradorite helps you tap into a higher state of consciousness. It’s a protective stone as well, so it will keep your energy body grounded, while allowing you to explore the expanded states of the universe. By connecting to and healing all chakras, it boosts mental and spiritual power. Labradorite opens you up, forcing you to become self-aware enough to see what you want your true intentions to be.
Lapis Lazuli (La-zoo-lee)- The Wisdom Keeper. Realize your spiritual potential with the high vibrational energy of Lapis Lazuli. Full of the wisdom and awareness that this stone brings, your soul will be ready to embark on a journey of awakening. Strive toward enlightenment as you pursue your true destiny, and leave pettiness and stress behind. This is a powerful stone for broadening your understanding, and should be used especially by those having issues with self-expression.
Leopard Skin Jasper- Self-Healer. Sometimes we get hurt, and no matter how hard we try, we can’t seem to move past it. Leopard Skin Jasper surrounds you with self-healing energy to help you to lick those wounds away, and get back to most powerful self. Through supplying ground energy to your base and root chakras, this crystal will take you out of your head and clear the insecurity and fears that reside there. Instead, get realigned with your simplest, most important goals.
Lepidolite- Enter the next phase of your life with the help of Lepidolite. Through the transformational energy of this crystal, you can recognize where you want to be in life and what you need to change in order to get there. It will guide you from chaotic stages of life, toward calm times of consistent progress and positivity. While the lithium in this stone is said to be good for those with turbulent emotions, it’s beneficial for anyone who is in need of a sense of stability. Transitions are tough, but it will provide tranquility and balance so the journey can be a little bit easier.
Lolite- Iolite 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 beautiful blue violet crystals may stimulate the imagination and this may aid their use as shamanic stones. These crystals have strong metaphysical properties, vibrating within the third eye chakra and producing 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 and they have good healing properties including aiding weight loss.
Malachite- The Transformer. Tough love from a tough crystal, Malachite is the friend you go to when you need that unfiltered relationship advice. If some reason or another, something always seems to go wrong in your relationships, it can cleanse the chakras and bring you to a realization about what’s not working. It’s one of the most powerful transformational crystals for the heart. The emotional balance it provides will encourage you to take the action you need to remove negative patterns and enhance your transformational energy.
Mookaite- The Adventurer. Embrace your wanderlust and let Mookaite be your spiritual compass, pointing you in the direction of adventure. Awaken your true potential with the energy of this stone, and pursue the passions you’ve put on hold. The willpower that mookaite stimulates in your solar plexus and root chakras will rouse in you a desire to explore new activities. Its exciting, yet comforting energy makes for a great travel companion for those on a solo journey.
Moonstone- Destiny Maker. The milky radiance of this crystal represents tenderness, and is believed to bring lovers closer together. Moonstone is a magical stone that connects you to your divine feminine and inner Goddess. It helps you unlock the energy of the Moon that resides within you to keep you in a more balanced state. Moonstone acts as a guide to help you do what’s necessary to become more balanced, healthy and in sync.
Moss Agate- Moss Agate has a number of excellent qualities, including grounding excess spiritual energy, down through the base and earth chakra to Mother Gaia.
This green stone may assist you to correct imbalances between the two sides of the brain, and it is a quite spiritual stone. 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, that embodies sound metaphysical properties that are known to aid abundance and prosperity and stimulate creativity. The vibration of this stone brings you strength and courage, and will help to lessen fear and stress and may aid you to attract nature spirits.
Obsidian- Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who is the most self-aware of them all? With black obsidian in hand, it’s probably you. Facing the good, the bad, and the ugly parts of ourselves is hard, but obsidian makes it easier. Through showing you a reflection of your true self, obsidian forces you to accept yourself entirely. It connects to the root chakra to ground you during contemplation. Working with black obsidian will assist you in cutting the stress and negative patterns from your life by first bringing them to your attention. As you see what needs to be expelled from your life, obsidian rewards you by absorbing that toxic energy. No wonder they call it the stone of truth!
Ocean Jasper- Go with the flow. Bring in the tide of high vibes with Ocean Jasper. Detox from the stress of life and allow the energy of ocean jasper to assuage your overburdened mind with positivity.
Embrace and enjoy your journey with other humans, and let happiness be the current you flow to. When difficulties arise, ocean jasper will help you to avoid a crash by lending you the insight to peacefully navigate around them.
Onyx Black- Let it all go. Sometimes, whether in our work life or our relationships, it can feel like we’re walking a tightrope. Adopting the energy of Onyx let’s you breathe easier, giving you the balance, confidence and protection to take the next step. Lending you strength of mind, onyx will help you to see what is weighing you down and release it from your life. By fortifying your decision making capabilities, onyx encourages you to stop concentrating on the rope or the potential to fall, and instead look forward at the bright future ahead of you.
Opalite- Opalite improves communication on all levels, especially the spiritual. It removes energy blockages of the chakras and meridians. Emotionally, Opalite helps by assisting during transitions of all kinds. It engenders persistence and gives us strength in verbalizing our hidden feelings.
Opalite will balance your yin-yang energies and align them with your higher self. This will stabilize your mood swings and remove any blockages in your chakras and energy meridians. This will also keep a healthy balance in your male and female energies, in your light and dark aspects, in your active and passive emotions, and in your daytime and nighttime energies.
Orange Calcite- The Revitalizer. Shower yourself with the love and positivity of Orange Calcite to wash away your fears and negativity. Holding onto sadness from your past only ruins your present. Let that pain go down the drain, and lather up with the revitalizing energy of orange calcite instead. Not only will it balance your emotions and heal your wounds, orange calcite will activate your sacral chakra for enhanced creativity as well.
Peridot- Skip being green with envy, and use the energy of Peridot to become green with abundance. Resentment doesn’t look good on anybody. Peridot helps you to ditch toxic emotions of jealousy, spite and stress, and replace them with insight, confidence and a radiant sense of purpose. The beauty of this energy will shine through you, as it washes you with powerful cleansing properties that will leave you with a lighter, more pure essence.
Picture Jasper- The Nurturer. Understand the bigger picture more clearly with the help of Picture Jasper. As this crystal nurtures and balances your emotions, it grounds your base and root chakras with its earthly energy. This provides you with the calm wisdom to dispel fears, and reflect on situations with wisdom.
Prehnite with Epidote -is said to "Heal the Healer" and is known for universal trust, it is also believed to clear toxins from the body, and balance the meridians, among other attributes. It is believed to increase whatever touches it.
It is believed to have energies to aid you to have courage, to let go of what is holding you back from living life's dreams. It has strong vibrations aiding you to attune to spirit, and enhance your awareness for various aspects of oneself, aiding to make change for yourself.
It has been used to reduce high blood pressure and control hypertension. We have recently found that this remarkable stone can be used to balance meridians and also to activate (balance) acupuncture and acupressure points. The darker greens of epidote increase the energies of the prehnite. This combination is very soothing on the digestive system as well, helping the body to heal from ulcers, cancer and eliminate toxins from these regions. This beautiful and rare stone is from Mali, Africa
Pyrite- Often referred to as “Fool’s Gold” for its resemblance to real gold, Pyrite may not have the monetary value of its doppelgänger, but it is a metaphysical treasure. In addition to attracting wealth, abundance and good luck, it’s believed to hold a strong protective energy. The reflective nature of pyrite being more than just physical, it has the ability to show you which of behaviors are holding you back. This elevates your consciousness to be more aware of what you need to change in order to vibrate the intention of abundance on the same frequency as pyrite.
Rainbow Obsidian- It is said to work by grounding out negativity to let light in. It is useful when used to help soften and ease the effects of shock or fear. Obsidian is said to help protect the over sensitive against depression. Rainbow Obsidian is said to bring love, joy and light into your life.
As you peer into the layers of colors within Rainbow Obsidian Stone, you are reminded of the stages of growth you can reach through connecting to the energy of this stone. Rainbow obsidian meaning is all about progress and learning to leave the past in the past. Whether you’re suffering from a loss or a heartbreak, rainbow obsidian healing properties will assist you in reflecting on and learning from the situation, so that you can turn it into a beautiful layer of growth and move on.
Red Jasper- The Stabilizer. Red Jasper almost seems to hug you with its comforting essence. Jasper’s energy is the support you can lean on when stress is tearing you down. As a supreme nurturer, jasper soothes the mind of anxiety so that it can focus on other things. Jasper’s encouragement helps you to take on new pursuits, deal with conflicts and approach problems with creative solutions.
Rhodochrosite (Rode-oh-chris-site)- The Compassionate Cheerleader. The self-love stone, Rhodochrosite will combat feelings of inadequacy with a treat yourself mentality of self-worth. You deserve the love you receive, and Rhodochrosite energy helps you to accept that by filling you up with love and joy for yourself. This stone of empowerment will be your cheerleader, infuse your heart chakra with the courage and positivity to take on new challenges.
Rhodonite (Rode-oh-night)- Rescue Me. Keep calm and carry on is the message that rhodonite inspires within the heart chakra. When stirring feelings are causing waves of turmoil in your spiritual body, tame the emotional seas with rhodonite’s love, grounding and insight. Discover new passions, attract a more fulfilling kind of love and boost humanitarian efforts with the help of this crystal for calm connectedness.
Rhyolite- The Earth Warrier. If thoughts about your past are haunting your present, use Rhyolite to tap into your inner zen and stop thinking about “back then.” The self-esteem boosting energy of this crystal helps foster acceptance and emotional release. With a profound wisdom, you can see the past through a new lens, and take the lessons you learn to create positive changes for your future.
Rose Quartz- The Love Magnet. See the world through rose tinted glasses by tapping into the universal love of rose quartz. This stone will open up your heart chakra to every kind of love that you need—whether it’s self-love, familial love, friendship love, love for humanity or romantic love. As a flush of compassion, happiness, forgiveness and peace pulses through you, rose quartz will assist you in ease your grip on toxic emotions. With this sense of release, your spirit can finally be free of petty negativity.
Ruby Hexagon- Access the ancient universal records to receive messages of your divine path with the help of a Ruby Hexagon Record Keeper from Inked Goddess Creations. These rare hexagon rubies pack a huge energetic punch in a small single gemstone. There are so many levels of energy and metaphysical properties available through these hexagon rubies, that a full read of their description is definitely recommended.
Ruby gemstones themselves unite the Root and Heart chakras, allowing the user to fully understand and embrace Universal Love. They awaken passion, life force, motivation and self-confidence. Rubies attract love (including improving self-love) and can help strengthen existing relationships between lovers.
These ruby hexagons also contain traces of Black Tourmaline in their formations. Black Tourmaline is a protective stone which repels negative energy and blocks psychic attacks. Black Tourmaline will cleanse, an area of negative energy, and transform that heavy, negative energy, into light, positive energy.
The natural Hexagon formation of these rubies unlocks the spiritual significance of the number 6. The number 6 is the number of visions and clairvoyance. It helps one connect with their higher self to receive messages and wisdom. The number 6 also helps one take their vision and turn it into reality.
These Ruby Hexagons are also Record Keeper gemstones. Record Keeper gemstones can be identified by the naturally occurring striations on the surface that form triangles.
Record Keeper gemstones can connect a person to not only the universal Akashic Records, but to their own ancestral karmic records. By simply holding a Record Keeper gemstone while clearing your mind and meditating, messages, visions, and wisdom from your past, present, future or the universal knowledge pool can be more readily accessed. As you can see, these Ruby Hexagon Record Keepers are one of the most powerful gemstones you could ever add to your collection.
Rutilated (Rut-oh-lated) Quartz- The Illuminator. As if filtering out negativity and psychic attacks through its complex network of needle-like rutiles, Rutilated Quartz ensures that only the purest vibes get through. If you’re prone to holding in frustrations or resentments, working with rutilated quartz may be just the energy you need to forgive and let go. While supportive, the energy of rutilated quartz will force you to bring issues to the surface so that they can be dealt with. That may sound intimidating, but rutilated quartz’s ability to help you better deal with conflicts also relieves the fear and anxiety you may have going into them.
Selenite- Liquid Light. The pure, high vibrational energy of Selenite is like liquid light. As it flows through your space, it brightens the energy of everyone and everything within it. Selenite has the ability to cleanse, purify and align you with your highest potential. It shifts your aura and energetic vibration to attune you with a higher energy. Low vibrational energies attract negativity on the same level. Raising your vibration is essential to keeping feelings of grief, fear, anger and anxiety out of your mental and physical space.
Serpentine- If an inability to get a handle on your hormones has you reminiscing about your teenage years in all the wrong ways, use Serpentine to bring back the balance. Swings are fun, but mood swings are anything but. Serpentine helps to clear out and release the dense areas of the chakras so that healing can occur. It helps you to take responsibility for your life and know your life is what you create it to be. Serpentine serves as a gentle reminder that you can always reach for the stars and obtain your goals. It can also be used to attract and manifest anything you want in life, whether its abundance, prosperity, love or emotional healing!
Shungite- The Neutralizer. Shungite is like the friend in romantic comedies who the love interest doesn’t realize is amazing until 60 minutes into the movie. Touted as the Miracle Stone of the 21st Century, shungite has been around for an estimated 2 billion years, but it wasn’t until the 1996 Nobel Prize-winning research that discovered antioxidant fullerenes within the stone, that people began to wake up to shungite’s healing potential. It is now the go-to stone for EMF protection, purification and detoxification of the body, as well as providing general healing for the emotional well being. You can even place shungite in your water to create a purified elixir!
Smoky Quartz- Leave Your Baggage Behind. Smoky Quartz isn’t the kind of energy that’s going to let you sit in a dark, stuffy room and pout. This crystal wills you to get up, draw the curtain to positive light, and open the windows to let the air of negativity out. If something no longer serves you, smoky quartz gives you the clarity to let it go. Working with Smoky Quartz helps you to overcome negative emotions such as stress, fear, anger, jealousy, and even feelings of depression. Elevate your mood with this stone that helps to keep both feet on the ground, and remain balanced in any situation.
Sodalite- The Harmonizer. The way Sodalite grounds you with energies like self-esteem, acceptance and trust will have you begging to get grounded. This harmony inducing stone reestablishes the connection between the higher mind and the body, releasing the fears and tensions held in both. Use sodalite’s encouraging energy to strengthen bonds with others and bring balance into every area of your life.
Strawberry Quartz- Strawberry Quartz carries all the energies of a Clear Quartz, with the additional vibrations of universal love, understanding of your reason in this world, and courage to seize the day.
Carrying a piece of Strawberry Quartz can be very soothing and calming for you, especially when you work in a fast-paced environment.
This crystal has the ability to amplify your intentions of love, appreciation, and generosity. It can also radiate these energies outward and influence your environment and the people around you. It has the ability to attract the person who will test you and challenge you and show you where you need to improve.
Strawberry Quartz will bring your subtle energy body, your emotions, and your psyche into balance. It’s an important tool for when you want to start anew or get back on your spiritual path.
Strawberry Quartz will help you gain insights into your persona and give you the inspiration on how you can improve on it. It’s a crystal that’s also a great facilitator in acquiring hidden knowledge. Strawberry Quartz is a great crystal to have as a companion because it has the ability to lighten your thought processes and create a loving environment.
Sunstone- Just as the sun brings life to all the living things on Earth, Sunstone will breathe life into your creative spirit. Sunstone promotes energy, vitality, and creativity. The effervescent energy of sunstone reminds you of the joy that creating is meant to inspire. This stone nourishes the sacral and solar plexus chakras to breed confidence, power and leadership within your being. Free from beneath the blanket of self-doubt, your creativity will finally flourish with the power of the sun.
Tiger's Eye- The Shape Shifter. Tiger’s Eye gets its name from its amber hues, but its ability to bestow fierce focus and primal power only bolsters its tiger-like reputation. This crystal helps you to see through a fresh set of eyes, so that you can gain clarity on situations that have become blurry or confusing. Tiger’s eye shifts your outlook so that you can gain a deeper understanding of yourself. Is there a new hobby you’d like to try? A solution to a problem you haven’t considered? An aspect to yourself that you haven’t indulged? Tiger’s eye connects to the solar plexus and sacral chakras to ground you in the power you need to pursue those ventures.
Tourmalined Quartz- The Remover of Obstacles. The pillars of tourmaline embedded within Tourmalinated Quartz remind us that we all have pillars of strength within us that we can lean on when we feel weak. With the clarity and energy amplification of quartz, and the protection of tourmaline, you’ll feel a resurge of energy that will encourage you to conquer your self-sabotaging behaviors and thoughts. This stone is all about recognizing the power you have within yourself to solve or deal with any problem in your life. Tap into tourmalinated quartz when you need to harmonize your mind and spirit, and attract the kind of luck and abundance that stem from making positive life decisions.
Tree Agate- Put down Spiritual roots. Establish strong spiritual roots with Tree Agate, and wavering emotions will never be enough to tear you down. Those looking for stability and nurturing protection will find solace in the gentle, but sturdy security of tree agate. Tune into the energy of Earth’s ancient trees with this crystal for perseverance, and you’ll learn how to weather any storm. Not only rich in inner peace, the abundance that this crystal attracts will also bring new opportunities your way.
Turquoise- The use of Turquoise dates back to ancient times. In the ancient tombs of Egypt, queens have been found decked from head to toe in turquoise jewelry. It was considered the “Stone of Life and Protection,” Egyptians believing that burying their royalty in turquoise jewelry would keep their soul alive and protected after they left their body and continued to the after life. Native Americans have also long worn turquoise bracelets and jewelry as a powerful healer and protector. Turquoise is also considered sacred in many Chinese cultures.
Turquoise is a gemstone of well-being, a Master Healing stone, that helps to strengthen and heal the entire body. It is believed to be the energetic bridge between Heaven and Earth. Native American cultures believe that Turquoise and turquoise stone jewelry helps to connect the mind to the infinite possibilities of the universe. Turquoise jewelry holds the vibration of Mother Earth, emitting energies of love and healing, helping you to believe in yourself. It works to align and protect all the chakras, which strengthens the overall body in the process. Wearing a turquoise bracelet stimulates and harmonizes the throat chakra, making communication and the articulation of your thoughts much easier to come about. It helps to release old beliefs and vows, so that you can express yourself more freely, calming your nerves while speaking in public.
Due to this gemstone’s heavenly energy, Turquoise stones and bracelets not only provide protection from negative energies but also bring the energy of the purity of natural elements—especially water and air. In terms of Feng Shui, Turquoise stones are used to bring the water element into the home. They are also used for attracting wealth and money and to improve your health and well-being. Turquoise stones also bring calming, uplifting energies, making it a very beneficial gemstone for children’s rooms, your home office or living and family rooms. If you are looking for a wealth cure, place your turquoise stones in your money area (southeast bagua area). To improve the health and well-being of your home, place your stones in the East bagua area. If you are going through some tough or challenging times in your relationships, try placing a few turquoise stones in your bedroom.
Unakite- The ultimate stone for living out the spirit of carpe diem, the Unakite Crystal lives up to its reputation, especially with the nickname "living in the now." The magic of Unakite lies in its ability to inspire a sense of urgency as you realize how quickly time slips through your fingers. Meditate with the Unakite crystal meaning and tell it all your dreams, no matter how daring or wild. Tell it things you can’t tell anyone else because it’s listening and ready to take on your problems.
As you go deeper with this power stone, the Unakite vibes help to loosen the vice grip that the rules of society have on our collective consciousness. Keep its take-action spirit on standby and when life calls on you to be a valiant warrior of the soul, hold tight to the Unakite crystal stone and get ready to start checking things off your bucket list. The spiritual medicine of the Unakite crystal reminds us that when it comes to going after our dreams, there's no time like the present.
Be your own psychic when you place the Unakite on your third eye chakra, a powerful way to gain insight from your past to guide your future. Let it be the crystal ball you've been looking for, especially if you've got questions for the big 'ol universe. Like the old proverb says, a river cuts through a rock not because of its power but its persistence. If you've taken a fall recently it's time to dust yourself off and get back into the saddle. Life's too short to settle for anything less than pure happiness.
Yellow Calcite- Yellow Calcite is associated with the solar plexus, self confidence and hope. It is said to be effective at clearing out old energy patterns and increasing personal motivation and drive. Yellow Calcite specifically is a clearer of accumulated self doubt, giving you the opportunity for a clean emotional slate.
It is also known as a mind stone as it heightens mental discernment and analysis, increases memory and the ability to learn quickly and efficiently, great to have on your desk during revision/tests etc. Calcite is by far the the best stone for anyone studying.
It is a powerful energy cleanser amplifier. The energy of Calcite purifies and cleans out negative energy from pretty much anywhere, including within you. For physical crystal healing calcite is said to be helpful for conditions of the joints, visual disturbances and viruses.
Yellow Topaz- Yellow Topaz is a stone to manifest your intentions, in alignment with Divine Will. It has strong metaphysical properties that instill faith that you can bring all manner of good things into your life.
This will be in alignment with what is for your highest and best good. The energy of this stone attracts helpful people into your life that will benefit you, and may bring new friendships.
Zircon- is worn for protection, clear thinking and to promote positive mental processes. Natural zircon is empowering and motivating. It is said to bring luck to art and business ventures, because it is believed to be a symbol of the god of trade - Mercurius. It is also said to be a perfect travelers companion, protecting its owner from traveler’s diseases or injuries and to ensure a good sleep as well as a warm welcome to new places.
Zircon said to carry the power to rebalance the mind and cure nervous breakdowns when worn constantly. In physical healing Zircon is said to be good for highly strung people who need help with lying-in and relaxing. It fights infections and septic wounds. It is said to be associated with the eyes and improves sight and prevents from blindness.
Zoisite Ruby- Ruby Zoisite is an amplification stone that works with the energy of the entire field of one’s body. It is thought to Instill joy, spontaneity, laughter and courage, bringing passion and a zest for life.
This powerful stone transmutes negativity into positive energy. It relieves lethargy and boosts physical energy. It offers stamina to the mental processes, facilitating advancements of the wearer’s goals; sexually it is said to increase activity, treating impotence and giving motivation to a flagging libido.
It is often used for psychic development and general empowerment and is said to create an altered state of consciousness, enabling you to utilize more of the natural abilities of the mind. Zoisite Ruby is said to support and empower visualizations and astral journeys, bringing energy, color and clarity to the experiences. In physical healing it is beneficial for heart disorders, and disorders of physical vitality such as M.E.