A-Z Gemstone Properties
Agates are grounding stones, bringing about an emotional, physical, and intellectual balance. They aid in centering and stabilizing physical energy. It had the power to harmonize yin and yang, the positive and negative forces that hold the universe in place.
Amazonite is an extremely soothing stone. It calms the brain and nervous system. It alleviates worry and fear. It dispels negative energy and aggravation. It enhances loving communication and protects against electromagnetic pollution. It should be placed between you and the source of any pollution or taped to a cell phone.
An extremely powerful and protective stone with a high spiritual vibration. It has strong healing and cleansing powers and enhances spiritual awareness. Amethyst boosts production of hormones, and tunes the endocrine system and metabolism. It supports sobriety.
The name "ammonite", from which the scientific term is derived, was inspired by the spiral shape of their fossilized shells, which somewhat resemble tightly coiled rams' horns. Ammonites are an extinct group of marine mollusk animals.
Angelite represents peace and brotherhood. It facilitates conscious contact with the angelic realm and enhances telepathic communication. It is formed from Celestite that has been compressed over millions of years, and shares many properties with that stone.
A stone of manifestation, it promotes a humanitarian attitude, inclining toward service. It is attuned to the future yet connects to past lives. It develops psychic gifts and spiritual attunement, aids in communication and self-expression on all levels.
Apache Tear Obsidian
A form of Black Obsidian but it is much gentler in its effects. It is excellent for absorbing negative energy and for protecting the aura. It will help remove self-limitations and increase spontaneity.
Apophyllite has a very high water content which makes it a very efficient conductor of energy and a carrier of the Akashic Record. Its presence in a room enhances the energies as it is a powerful vibrational transmitter. It is the stone par excellence to assist Reiki healing.
An earth healer, and grounding stone. It is attuned to the Earth Goddess, it encourages conservation and recycling. It teaches patience and acceptance and helps you feel comfortable and well within your own body.
Quartz from Arkansas is the most neutral and readily affected of the Clear Quartz family. It has great clarity and a pristine energy that is easily programmable. It is excellent in vision work and in programming for prayer or healing.
Restores lost spiritual trust and promotes a connection to higher guidance. It is a useful stone to hold when journeying out of the body, especially to the higher spiritual spheres. A newly discovered crystal so many of its properties have not been explored yet.
Azurite guides psychic and intuitive development. It cleanses and stimulates the third eye and attunes to spiritual guidance. It clears stress, worry, grief and sadness, allowing more light into the emotions.
Black Kyanite is good for psychological and auric cleansing. The striations rapidly move negativity out of the subtle bodies, aligning the chakras. It helps with replenishing positive life-force.
Black Obsidian is a very powerful and creative stone. It forces facing up to one’s true self. It brings imbalances and shadow qualities to the surface for release, highlighting hidden factors. It is protective, repels negativity and disperses unloving thoughts.
Connects with the base chakra, it grounds energy and increases physical vitality, dispersing tension and stress. It protects against cell phones, electromagnetic smog, radiation and psychic attack. It encourages a positive attitude and stimulates altruism and practical creativity.
Bloodstone is an excellent blood cleanser and powerful healer. It is an immune stimulator for acute infections. It stimulates the flow of lymph and detoxifies the liver, intestines, kidneys, spleen and bladder.
Blue Calcite is a gentle stone for recuperation and relaxation. It lowers blood pressure and dissolves pain on all levels. Blue Calcite can absorb energy, filter it, and return it to benefit the sender.
Blue Lace Agate
Blue lace Agate is a wonderful healing stone. Its soft energy is cooling and calming, bringing peace of mind. It is particularly good for healing the throat chakra, allowing free expression of thoughts and feelings.
A powerful amplifier, and cleanser of energy. Having Calcite in a room cleans negative energies from the environment and heightens your energy. It removes stagnant energy from within the body.
A stone that brings your guardian angel closer. Meditating with this stone highlights your soul purpose and focuses your life path toward service. Enhancing intuition, this is a scrying stone for the planet and personal illumination.
Carnelian grounds and anchors you in the present reality. A stabilizing stone with high energy, it is excellent for restoring vitality and motivation. Carnelian warms and energizes and is good for invigorating the mind and body. It also has the ability to cleanse other stones.
Celestite has a high vibration and is a teacher for the New Age. It is imbued with divine energies and contacts the angelic realms. It is good for dissolving pain and bringing in love, also good for the throat chakra.
An excellent grounding stone that assists in feeling comfortable in the environment. They can form a star-shaped or record-keeper crystal. Cerussite can attune to higher wisdom and karmic purpose. It is beneficial for travel, reducing jet lag and helping to adjust to a different culture.
Chalcedony is a nurturing stone that promotes brotherhood and good will and enhances group stability. It can be used to assist thought transmission and telepathy. It brings the mind, body, emotions and spirit into harmony.
Psychologically, Chalcopyrite shows that prosperity is a state of mind and helps to attract abundance into your life. Mentally, it assists accurate perception and logical thought while listening to your inner voice.
Chrysocolla helps meditation and communication. Within the home, Chrysocolla draws off negative energies of all kinds. It is beneficial to relationships that have become rocky, stabilizing and healing both the home and personal interaction.
Draws outs talents and stimulates creativity. It energizes the heart and sacral chakras and brings universal energy into the physical body. The stone is calming and non-egotistical, creating openness to new situations. It is useful for forgiveness and compassion.
Citrine is a powerful cleanser and regenerator. It carries the power of the sun and never needs cleaning. It absorbs, transmutes, dissipates and grounds negative energy and is therefore extremely protective for the environment. It is especially good for the solar plexus and navel chakras.
Cobalto-calcite symbolizes unconditional love and forgiveness and is attuned to the pink flame of pure, compassionate love. If you are uncertain where you need to go spiritually, it helps you to find your innate talents and life purpose.
Copper is considered a mineral of energy and mental agility. It is used to bring in additional energies for all types of healing, treatment of arthritis, relieving pain of broken bones, sexual instability, and low energy.