Ametrine calms the mind by clearing stress and tension from the head. Balances and soothes emotions and relieves depression. Ametrine overcomes prejudice by enhancing compatibility and acceptance of others. It stimulates creativity and supports taking control of one’s own life. Strengthens concentration, bringing clarity, and harmonising perception and action. Ametrine instigates change and eases transition.
Ametrine strengthens the immune system and aids the autonomic nervous system. It heals physical, mental and emotional exhaustion. Alleviates allergies and digestive disorders.
Angelite helps with communication with your angels and Spirit guides. It radiates serenity, helping you to shift into a peaceful state of mind.
Holding angelite while meditating can make it easier to enter into meditative states. It brings a state of tranquility and lightness that is especially helpful if you are undergoing a stressful time in your life.
Angelite is helpful for the throat chakra, the home of communication. If you struggle with anger or conflict, angelite can help you only say the words that are necessary and helpful to resolution and harmony (and let go of angry retorts).
Angelite is so named because of its use in communicating with angels and spirit guides. It helps you receive messages and is useful for all kinds of psychic mediums, intuitives, astrologers, and other spiritual workers. If you give spiritual guidance, angelite can help you tune in and receive clear information.
Dreams are another realm where angelite is helpful. It can help you hear guidance or inspiration from dreams, and aid in lucid dreaming.
Aquamarine cools anger and helps create a calm, centered, relaxed but alert state with balanced energy. It is a stone of the Divine Feminine–teaching a form of power that is yielding and yet resilient, and letting you speak your truth clearly from a place of inner knowing rather than reactivity.
Amazonite helps to harmonize apparently different motivations and interests by bringing the truth to light without emotionality, and allowing one to see another point of view. It facilitates this process both between people, and within an individual psyche. Therefore it is good for meditation and inner work to clarify inner conflicts and confusion and integrate the self.
Amethyst is a powerhouse stone. It vibrates at a high frequency, creating a bubble of spiritual protection against negative energy. It awakens higher consciousness, assists in wise decision-making free of emotional confusion, and facilitates meditation and intuition.
Amber carries the energy of the sun, warmth, and wellbeing. It is nurturing and good for people recovering from illness or who are needing comfort. It can transmute negative or stagnate energies into positive energy like a sunny day lifts the spirits. In this way it can be protective, letting you carry around a bubble of sunshine wherever you go.
Green aventurine is known as the “Lucky Talisman” or “Stone of Opportunity” for its good luck properties. Its deeper purpose is help you release old habits and patterns so you are ready for new opportunities and growth and can move forward with confidence.
Azurite stimulates the third-eye chakra, enhancing inner vision, dreams, and psychic powers.
Carrying or wearing azurite can help with learning concepts, and ideas–anything related to insight, the mind, understanding, making connections, and seeing possibilities. It is great for students–wear it when you study and when you take the test to help focus and retain what you learn and be able to bring it mind later.
Azurite is a good stone for people whose work relies on intuitive leaps and conceptual exploration. It helps with seeing possibilities and making connections between things in new ways.
It can also help you turn that vision inward, and see the path of your life and how everything is connected. It helps get past the stories we tell ourselves and see the truth of who we are, including what we need to change to move forward. It is a valuable stone for spiritual seekers and those looking to get beyond their ego and know where best to focus their efforts for self-development and healing.
Azurite is a good crystal for discernment–seeing people for who they are and the situation for what it is. It supports a clear-headed assessment of people and their motivations (including your own!), so you can make better choices. Pick up this crystal when you need to shine the light of truth on something in your life.
Combined with Other Stones You will find a lot of jewelry and beads that are a blend of azurite with malachite or chrysocolla or all three, as they are commonly found together. In this case, the properties will be a combination of the various gemstones. Malachite is green and chrysocolla is blue-green so they make a lovely combination!
If you have spent any time in therapy or doing personal work, you know that the subconscious or unconscious part of the mind is deep and powerful in shaping our experience and actions.
Blue chalcedony helps sooth these parts of ourselves that are often childlike or primal in nature. This helps inner work go more smoothly and be more productive. Blue chalcedony also helps you communicate your insights to others, so it is a great stone to bring with you to therapy.
Much of our anxiety and negative feeling states like depression or panic come from unconscious fears and projections of the future based on our past. By calming and balancing the emotional body, blue chalcedony helps you stay clear and centered as you deal with what is in front of you.
If you have a call or a meeting with someone who triggers anxiety, anger, or agitation in you, and you are not sure why, blue chalcedony would be a good choice to carry or wear. It can help both with healing whatever underlying pattern is being stimulated, and with staying clear enough to communicate in the present without being overwhelmed by your feelings.
Carnelian is about action. By activating the first three chakras, Carnelian provides a powerful boost to your willpower, with the physical energy and drive to back it up. If your heart wants something, carnelian can give you the confidence and power to go for it.
It absorbs and neutralises negative energy and stress. An excellent learning aid, Fluorite increases our powers of concentration, self-confidence and helps us in decision-making. It encourages positivity, balances the energies, and improves balance and coordination, both physically and mentally.
Fluorite cleanses and stabilises the aura. It absorbs and neutralises negative energy and stress. An excellent learning aid, Fluorite increases our powers of concentration, self-confidence and helps us in decision-making. It encourages positivity, balances the energies, and improves balance and coordination, both physically and mentally.
Fluorite boosts the immune system and stimulates the regeneration and restructuring of cells and DNA, particularly in the skin and respiratory tract, and heals ulcers and wounds. Fluorite strengthens bone tissue, and alleviates rheumatism, arthritis and spinal injuries. It improves the discomfort of shingles and other nerve-related pain.
Howlite is calming because it encourages you to “live and let live”, letting go of attachments that are causing stress and encouraging you to enjoy your life as it is without worrying about what others are doing. This in turn promotes true rest, which is why it is known for helping with insomnia.
Indian agate is a protection stone that gives physical strength and emotional security, courage and protection. It heals and calms the body and soul and relieves stress and anxiety. Agate promotes inner stability and stops the burning desires for things we do not need. Agate also improves concentration and perception.
Kyanite is an excellent stone for meditation and attunement. It will not retain negative vibrations or energy, therefore never requiring clearing. Kyanite aligns all chakras and subtle bodies instantly. It provides balance of yin-yang energy and dispels blockages, moving energy gently through the physical body.
Kyanite has a calming effect on the whole being, bringing tranquility. It encourages psychic abilities and communication on all levels. It drives away anger, frustration, confusion and stress and helps to provide a capacity for linear and logical thought. Kyanite provides a stimulating energy, encouraging perseverance in and support of activities and situations which would normally reduce one’s strength. It can help when connecting to your spirit guides. Kyanite induces dream recall and can promote healing dreams.
Kyanite treats the urogenital system, adrenal glands and parathyroid glands. It aids in disorders of the throat, brain and muscular system. It helps to heal infections and lower blood pressure. Kyanite is a natural pain reliever.
If you are familiar with the Magician card of the Tarot, it is a good corollary to labradorite. Magic is using mental and spiritual energy to transform consciousness. It includes psychic abilities such as telepathy and clairvoyance, divination, astral projection, and communication with spirit entities. But this is a realm which requires self-mastery and harnessing one’s intentions. This is not wishing or dreaming–it is conscious, focused work. Labradorite helps you do this work.
Labradorite facilitates awareness of multiple layers of reality at the same time; thus it is a good stone for shamanic work and those working with the Akashic records. Labradorite is a protective crystal for doing this work, keeping your aura strong and blocking intruders. It can also help you remember your experiences while journeying in other realms, or recall past life memories.
Lava Stone is a grounding stone that strengthens one’s connection to Mother Earth. It gives us strength and courage, allowing us stability through times of change. It provides guidance and understanding in situations where we may need to “bounce back”. A calming stone, it is very useful in dissipating anger. It promotes positive changes where needed in behavioural issues. Lava Stone enhances fertility. In addition, Lava Stone is a wonderful essential oil diffuser. Simply add a few drops of your favourite essential oil and enjoy the added therapeutic benefits it brings.
Lapis lazuli is a stone with royal energy, in that it helps you uncover and access your inner noble and Divine nature. It activates psychic abilities and intuition, connecting you to spiritual guidance and visionary awareness. It helps you discern and speak the truth, as well as discover your truest inner Self.
Malachite is a stalwart protector and bolsterer of your strength and willpower. It helps you access your innate power and protects you from negativity as you take action in the world.
Malachite is a classic protection stone. It can help you stay alert and avoid danger, as well as strengthen your boundaries so you are not affected by negative energies. It also activates a kind of protective luck, increasing the likelihood of avoiding being in the wrong place at the wrong time, or having helpful influences show up in the nick of time. (Please don’t use this as an excuse to court danger, of course–you still need to do your part to keep yourself safe.)
Like a good mentor, Malachite helps you to see yourself in a balanced way where you can look at your shortcomings with an eye to improving them, rather than getting discouraged. It also helps you avoid taking on other people’s problems, instead realizing that your responsibility is to make yourself the best you can be and let other people manage themselves.
Malachite on a basic level wants to protect and support your healthiest and happiest self. It is a grounding influence, helping you make wise decisions and take responsibility for your health and wellbeing. If you struggle with self-defeating habits or self-doubt, wearing malachite can help you meet the world with confidence, as if there is someone with you all the time who has your back and believes in you.
Moonstone is a stone of feminine power and mystery. It assists in journeying inwardly and finding hidden truths in our unconscious and in past lives. It enhances intuition and encourages the wisdom and patience to trust Divine timing.
If you are familiar with the Tarot, Moonstone corresponds with the High Priestess card. It can stimulate right-brain thinking, which is non-linear and makes leaps of insight rather than step-by-step analysis. If you want to get in touch with your femininity (whether male or female) and integrate your unconscious, carry moonstone in your pocket or wear moonstone jewelry.
Morganite is a heart chakra stone and carries the energy of Divine love and compassion. It is an excellent stone to work with emotional trauma. It helps you come to terms with past pain and see the meaning and purpose of it in the larger path of your life. This helps you to release the heartache and learn the lessons it was meant to show you. If you are ready to transform pain and trauma into wisdom and compassion, this is your stone. It is also emotionally nourishing and healing to wear as you work through grief, especially if that grief is causing you to question your faith or have a hard time hearing Divine guidance or feeling Divine love.
Agates in general are calming, stabilizing stones that bring you the nurturing energy of the Earth and moss agate is no exception.
Moss agate helps you feel the natural abundance of the Earth and rest in the knowledge that this abundance is also available to you as a child of the Earth. Carry a moss agate to increase your feelings of wholeness and the tranquility of knowing you are exactly where you belong and the Universe supports you.
Onyx focuses and directs your energy toward your goals, helping you stay the course. It can help you rebuild your vitality after a prolonged illness or period of depletion, and is useful for work that requires disciplined focus and perseverance.
Onyx is good for grounding and focusing your attention, and for working through difficult emotional and physical problems. As a self-care aid, it can help you take charge of your own health, wellness and overall well-being.
Opal’s fire carries a spiritual energy that burns through attachments, wounds, and negative patterns. It can amplify your emotions, bringing semi-conscious patterns to the surface of your awareness to be dealt with. When these are cleared, it also amplifies joy.
The degree to which the process of emotional cleansing is painful is directly related to how much resistance you have to it. When working with opal, it is best to let go as thoroughly as possible and let the healing process take place as it needs to.
Pyrite (Fool’s Gold)
Pyrite strengthens and activates the third chakra, the seat of the will. The result is increased confidence, assertiveness, creativity, and the ability to do what it takes to create what you want.
Pyrite activates warrior energy, supporting assertive action to protect loved ones, community, and the Earth. It also supports masculine sexuality, ambition, mental focus, decisiveness, physical stamina, and vitality.
It is used as a manifestation stone due to its support for taking action to create your dreams and goals. As an earth stone it is grounding and can be used alongside hematite for this purpose.
Clear quartz is the most useful and versatile of gemstones for metaphysical work. It has the unique property of being “programmable”, meaning you can infuse it with your intention and then it will amplify it, working on your behalf to manifest it in the world. It also acts to amplify the energies of any other stone you are working with.
Variscite is believed to help brain-related functions, improving intellect and logic. Not only that, but variscite is said to calm the brain by relieving stress and anxiety. According to metaphysical beliefs, variscite is believed to enhance joy felt by the wearer.
Rhodochrosite is a powerful stone for emotional healing. It helps you gently revisit painful childhood memories, heal the past, and reclaim the parts of yourself that you may have suppressed or disowned for emotional survival. It is also a stone of joy and nurturing, helping you access the freedom and magic of a child when they feel safe and loved.
Rhodonite helps you understand your gifts, and supports you to use them in the world. This stone is about feeling loved by offering your love through contributing to your community according to your life’s purpose. It can also help you decipher inner visions related to your destiny and purpose.
Rose quartz is the classic stone of love. It helps dissolve old hurts and open the heart to trust in love and have faith in the benevolence of the Universe. It has a melting effect on mistrust and suspicion, and reawakens the heart chakra to abundance of love available to it. It is a great stone to place in your home or workplace to increase the vibration of harmony and love in the environment.
Rudraksha beads possess the power to open the blocked chakras. It increases the aura of the wearer and brings good luck. It helps to cure the diseases and get good physical and mental health. Rudraksh have no side effects so anyone can wear any number and any combination of rudraksh as per their special properties. By analysis of birth chart also rudraksh can be worn to enhance the malefic effect of planets. Both java and Nepal beads are effective and can be worn in gold, silver metal or in red, black and white threads. Rudraksh beads works by sight, touch and worship. one can keep rudraksh in holy place or can be worn/wear on neck,arm or bracelet to get both good health and mental peace.
Sandalwood beads are a part of Buddhist tradition and a powerful aid to enhance your meditation as well as stimulate a sense of awareness. It aids in meditation by fostering tranquillity. Promoting relaxation, aiding peaceful sleep and subduing aggression are just of few of the Sandalwood Beads benefits
Clairvoyance, divination, good luck, meditation, protection, success.
Smoky quartz clears negative energies from the environment by grounding them in the Earth. It also serves as a general grounding stone, helping you integrate insights from higher vibrations by keeping your feet on the ground and helping you handle practical matters.
Sodalite stimulates the mind and consciousness to create enhanced intuition, creativity, and powers of analysis and observation. It can enhance the ability to be an objective witness of your internal processes, therefore assisting in meditation and inner journeying. It can be a guide in looking deeply inside to discover where you are on your life’s path and where you need to go.
Sunstone is linked to luck and good fortune. It clears and energises all the chakras. Sunstone instills good nature, heightens intuition and allows the real self to shine through happily. It dissipates fearfulness, alleviates stress and increases vitality. Encourages independence and originality. Especially helpful to those who have difficulty saying “No” to others. Sunstone facilitates self-empowerment and independence. It acts as an antidepressant. Increases self worth and confidence. Encourages optimism and enthusiasm. Stimulates self-healing powers.
Sunstone treats chronic sore throats, reduces stomach tension and relieves ulcers. It treats cartilage and spinal problems.
Tiger eye helps you stay centered and calmly practical despite the ups and downs of life. It helps you balance polarities and accept contradictions, taking life as it comes and responding to the needs of the moment without judgment. It is a helpful stone for protracted difficult situations, as it lends endurance and keeps you in the best state of mind to deal with problems as they come without getting overwhelmed, hopeless, or reactionary.
As a stone that is brown to yellow in color, Tigers Eye strengthens the first three chakras, which correspond to grounding, creativity, and willpower respectively. Tiger Eye thus makes a great stone to carry and wear every day as it offers a fundamental level of support for creating a life that works for you.
Tiger’s Eye supports vitality, physical wellness, and endurance. It’s a great stone to wear if you are sick or feeling tired, worn-down, or exhausted. It can give you that extra boost to help you get through long days and busy schedules.
Because it works on all three lower chakras, Tiger Eye can help you act confidently from a place that is in alignment with your true self, your own values, and who you are and want to be. If your sense of yourself is feeling vague or you have no sense of direction, wearing Tiger eye regularly can help you solidify your personality into a strong, centered person.
Top Three Benefits of Tiger Eye Crystals
- Strengthens your willpower and confidence
- Supports your physical vitality & wellness
- Helps you improve your life in tangible ways
Like most blue gemstones, turquoise activates the throat chakra, helping us speak our wisdom and truth. The gift of turquoise is in bringing an awareness that every part of us is an element of our Divine self, to be understood and embraced. The heart of compassion is knowing that darkness and pain is a universal human experience, and only by integrating these aspects of existence can we become whole. Turquoise encourages to accept ourselves, warts and all.
Tourmaline carries the frequency of natural joy and beauty. Tourmaline comes in a wide variety of types and colors. Watermelon tourmaline combines pink and green tourmaline, bringing the energies of both and creating an ideal stone for working with the heart.
Unakite supports the physical body by purging toxicity from old emotional wounds and attachments, anger and resentment, and bad habits like overeating. It gradually supports a healthy alignment of physical, mental, and spiritual bodies, helping the body become a support for higher experiences.
Unakite’s slow, consistent energy helps teach patience and perseverance rather than the quick-fix of addictive thinking.
As a green gemstone, variscite is seen as a grounding stone and is associated with the gaining of wealth. Variscite is believed to help brain-related functions, improving intellect and logic. Not only that, but variscite is said to calm the brain by relieving stress and anxiety. According to metaphysical beliefs, variscite is believed to enhance joy felt by the wearer. Carry variscite to induce peace and harmony within yourself. Though variscite is not an official birthstone, this gemstone is associated with the Zodiac signs of Gemini, Scorpio and Taurus. Variscite is connected to the heart chakra and therefore is said to open the heart and stimulate compassion or love.
Variscite is an excellent stone to use because of its soothing and clarifying properties. It will stimulate healing on both the physical and light body.
It has the ability to align and balance your connection to your body, mind, and spirit.
Variscite will show you how you can harness your personal power by focusing on your strengths, and by turning your weaknesses into more strengths!
Just like with Agate, this stone will help you get rid of bad habits. It will make you accept certain difficult truths about yourself so that you can achieve complete healing and transformation.