Crystal-Stones-Minerals

CRYSTALS – STONES - MINERALS 

NAME 

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PHYSICAL METAPHYSICAL HEALING PROPERTIES 

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AEGIRINE 

Aids in identifying negative thoughts and attitudes, and to shift those energies to more positive expressions. Has the ability to cleanse the aura. Helpful for those breaking addictive habits, due to its ability to help reveal the emotional roots of that behavior. 

AGATE 

Stabilizes the aura, eliminating and transforming negative energies. Its cleansing effect is powerful at the physical and emotional levels. Overcomes negativity and bitterness of the heart. Heals inner anger, fostering love and the courage to start again. 

AGATE – BOTSWANA AGATE 

Affects the heart like a stone thrown into a pool, with rings and ripples radiating out to heal old pain. Heals heartache and heart pain layer by layer, replaces pain with joy. Heals and warms the heart, offering comfort and security. 

AGATE – DENDRITE AGATE 

Provides a serene atmosphere, and teaches one to enjoy every moment, and to benefit from that moment. Assists with keeping calm and concentrated during problem solving and misunderstandings. Assists with controlling a number of situations at the same time. May help with problems involving the nervous system. Strengthens the connection to nature. 

AGATE – FIRE AGATE 

Occurs due to inclusion of thin layers of iridescent limonite. Represents spiritual flame of absolute perfection. Said to dispel fear from depths of inner being and provide protective shield. Stone to encourage one to be the “best” possible; provides an impetus to actions, stimulating both progression and advancement. Aids circulatory and central nervous systems. 

AGATE – TREE AGATE 

Instills a sense of safety in the most challenging of situations, offering protection against negativity. Helps us to face unpleasant circumstances with fortitude. Assists with self esteem. Beneficial for: Security, immune system and bacterial infections. 

AGATE – TURRITELLA AGATE 

Provides a sensation of power to confront and succeed. Strengthens the ability to survive. Good for protection. Increases the connection to plants and minerals. May help in finding work and encourages advancement—thus may improve one’s economic situation. 

ALEXANDRITE 

Allows connection with the frequencies of Divine Knowledge and Divine Love. It assists one in resonating with these frequencies and utilizing these to gather knowledge for the growth of self/others. Can assist one in learning to trust one’s intuition and guidance, and in opening to become a channel for Divine knowledge and love. A wonderful stone to use for those fearful of the healing process, as it allows them to relax and become more receptive to the experience. 

AMAZONITE 

Aids ability to release emotional body grief by expressing it as creativity. Promotes the expression of emotions in order to heal and resolve them. Aids concentration, helps in completing projects. 

AMBER 

Helps one to find purpose and strength, taking action to evolve one’s reality toward higher consciousness. Can assist the psychically sensitive by offering a protective Light barrier against negativity, until they are able to control their intuitive skills. Helps increase general vitality and energy levels. 

AMETHYST 

Balances the energy centers in the body. Assists in opening the 3rd eye. Clears the mind and promotes spiritual understanding. Provides a sense of courage, intuition and creativity. Eases fears. Good for the metabolic system. 

AMETHYST – CHEVRON AMETHYST 

“The Stone of Happiness”. 

The combination of white and purple quartz helps increase psychic abilities. Releases negative karma and promotes self-love. Extremely useful as a meditation tool. A powerful healer that works well with the nervous system. 

AMETRINE 

Stabilizes the balance between spirituality and daily life, aids in bringing spiritual values and abilities into daily use, supports spirituality as a way of life. Help psychic opening and development, astral projection, working with spirit guides, meditation. Balances inward with outward energy flows. 

AMMONITE 

Ammonites are a cephalopod surviving over 200 million years until the end of the Cretaceous. As a “Talisman” they were believed to have powers to create miracles and intensify one’s will for survival. Helpful for builders and architects by allowing one’s creativity to evolve whilst maintaining the full picture. Also assists in eliminating negative energies. Named after the Egyptian god “Ammon”. 

ANGEL AURA 

Created by bonding a clear, natural quartz crystal with platinum and silver An excellent aura cleanser. Useful in meditation, facilitating conscious contact with angels, spirit guides, plus the inner realm teachers. It is said to assist one in communing with Angels, accessing the Akashic records, channeling higher knowledge, remembering past lives and gaining insight into one’s spiritual mission in this lifetime. In addition to transmitting its own unique vibrational signature, Angel Aura combines the energetic properties of clear quartz, platinum and silver. 

ANGELITE 

Angelite is Celestite that has been pressed and compressed over many years. Enhances telepathic communications. A protective stone, as well as one used for balance. Assists in speaking truth with love and honesty. 

APACHE TEARS 

A natural pain reliever, improves circulation and is good for the stomach and arteries. Absorbs negative energies as well as eliminating toxins from the body. Apache Tears helps events to run smoothly both at work and home. Comforts in times of grief, and allows one to see that there is light at the end of the tunnel. 

APATITE 

A stone of manifestation, as well as promoting a humanitarian attitude. Develops psychic gifts and spiritual attunement, deepens meditation, and raises the kundalini and aids communication / self- expression on all levels. Increases motivation and builds up energy reserves. Stimulating creativity and intellect, Apatite clears confusion and helps to access information to be used personally and for the collective good. Expands knowledge and truth, plus eases sorrow, apathy and anger. Reduces irritability and overcomes emotional exhaustion. 

APOPHYLITTE 

Apophylitte has been used to create a conscious connection between the physical form and the spiritual realm. It facilitates attunement to ones body as well as to the higher dimensional life forms. Allows one to both recognize and act upon truth in all situations. Enhances mindful analysis, tinged with universal love, and helps one to realize that the state of perfection is the natural state of being. Also produces a reflective aspect to allow for the recognition of ones behavior/attitudes and to encourage one to see, to recognize and to correct deficiencies, while providing for an energy gain during these times. 

AQUA AURA 

Quartz with surfaces permanently bonded with vaporized or finely powdered pure gold Stimulates one’s connections with higher vibrational realms, facilitating channeling and all types of interdimensional communication. Calms the emotional body, allowing one to witness one’s various emotional states without being pulled into identifying with them. Releases negative energy from one’s auric field, bringing inner peace and relief from stress. 

AQUAMARINE 

Encourages spiritual growth, foresight and farsightedness. Helps us remain upright and honest, goal orientated, dynamic, persistent and successful. Assists with clearing up confusion, stimulating orderliness and bringing unfinished business to a conclusion. Harmonizes the pituitary and thyroid glands, regulating growth and hormone balance. Said to promote safe travel over water. 

ARAGONITE 

Aids with deep, peaceful meditation. Uplifts emotions. Assists with patience when under stress. Helps us navigate business and personal challenges with a clear head and a steady hand. 

ASTROPHYLLITE 

Allows us to receive and have no limitations with what we can do, by helping us to focus and expand our creativity beyond anything we ever dreamed of. It is said to bring unexpected joy and happiness into our lives. 

ATACAMITE 

A useful crystal to use in stimulating spiritual vision and to aid visualization. Restores lost spiritual trust and promotes a connection to higher guidance. Works on opening heart Chakra, bringing unconditional love into one’s life. 

AURICHALCITE 

Encourages stability and fearlessness. Acts to enhance tact during social situations. Can increase one’s energy. Stimulates initiative and optimism. 

AVENTURINE – BLUE AVENTURINE 

Promotes full responsibility for one’s life – the prelude to the recovery of personal power. Opens the 3rd eye, encouraging vision and new ideas. Assists in calming fiery emotions, allowing one to feel more peaceful and less affected by external energies. Said to be useful in balancing hormonal activity. 

AVENTURINE – GREEN AVENTURINE 

Opens the heart to others and increases trust in life. Fosters the ability to be light hearted, and to take emotional risks. Cleanses the heart Chakra of fear, soothes physical and emotional heart pain, creates emotional safety and security. Helps heart dis-eases, infections. Brings about adventures in love and travel. 

AVENTURINE – YELLOW AVENTURINE 

A variety of chalcedony said to improve natural vitality and energy. Increases self confidence. A sunny color, it lifts the spirits and brings about calmness and contentment. Increases perception and intelligence while it stimulates creativity. Also used for good luck, personal power and self worth. 

AZURITE 

Helps calm anxiety that comes with dis-ease. Helps in meditation. Provides guidance to the psychic self. Cuts through illusion. Enhances communication. 

BONITA 

See PEACOCK ORE 

BARITE 

Barite assists in activating one’s connection to the Higher Self and in bringing that energy into the physical body. An excellent stone for balancing brain chemistry and enhancing the mechanical functions of the brain cells and synapses. 

BISMUTH 

Stone of transformation, progression and order. 

BLOODSTONE 

Forces one’s focus onto the physical level and the earth plane, minimizes psychic perceptions and distractions. Cleanses the blood, fosters courage in living one’s live on Earth and moving forward on one’s life path. Prevents distractions from one’s life path. Aids earthplane achievement, offers psychic protection. 

BLUE CHALCEDONY 

See CHALCEDONY, BLUE 

BOTSWANA AGATE 

See AGATE – BOTSWANA AGATE 

BRONZITE 

A protective, grounding stone that is helpful where one feels powerless and in the grip of events beyond one’s control. Restores harmony and self-assertion without aggression. Promotes decisive action and enhances self-esteem. 

CALCITE 

Bestows stability and trust in ourselves. Assists with overcoming difficulties. Encourages the ability to transform ideas into actions. Enhances memory and increases energy levels. Stimulates the metabolism. Aids in alleviating skin and intestinal complaints. Encourages healing of bone and tissue. 

CALCITE – BLUE CALCITE 

A calming stone that brings about stability and trust in oneself. Enhances memory and stimulates the metabolism. Strengthens the immune system and lowers blood pressure. 

CALCITE – CLEAR CALCITE 

Also known as ICELANDIC SPAR 

Helps dissolve energy blockages, dispel stagnation or density in the energy systems, and simulate energy flow throughout the aura. Stimulates metabolism. Like clear quartz, it can be programmed to amplify the effect of one’s intent, helping to bring that intent into the physical world. Doubly refractive, so objects viewed through it will appear as if in two places at once. 

CALCITE – DOG TOOTH CALCITE 

Exceptional tool to work with in the development of new projects. It evokes positive changes upon the planet and relays the message of living together in harmony. It carries the vision and the energy for future creations that will emerge once the dream and the reality become one. 

CALCITE – GOLDEN CALCITE 

Known for bringing you courage. Helps its user manifest ideas in the physical realm. Assists with the upward and downward flow of energy. 

CALCITE – GREEN CALCITE 

Brings a flow of light through the diaphragm Chakra to “wash” and clear it. Intensifies the cleansing of old pain and negative emotions from the emotional body, speeds clearing of negativity from the emotional body and hara line. Detoxifies physical and emotional levels, clears pollutants and toxins from the meridian system. 

CALCITE – HONEY CALCITE 

A stone that gently amplifies energy. Assists in challenges associated with change. Enhances psychic ability and astral projection. Also enhances intellect and memory. 

CALCITE – MANGANO CALCITE 

Mangano Calcite is a heart crystal, and is associated with the Angels. A gentle stone of forgiveness which brings unconditional love. Can be used to: Release fear and grief from the past; Assist in developing self-worth and self-acceptance; Heal nervous conditions; Lift tension and anxiety; Said to relieve nightmares. 

CALCITE – ORANGE CALCITE 

Balances emotions, removes fear and overcomes depression. It dissolves problems that may be in the way of achieving your potential. Restores mental and emotional equilibrium. 

CALCITE – RED CALCITE 

Helps one feel more vital, energetic and willing to experience life. It can help one prevent overextension of one’s energies and alleviate feelings of being overwhelmed. 

CALCITE – YELLOW CALCITE 

Can help in organizing intellectual thoughts and information. Boosts one’s general energy levels – from this, it increases one’s personal power and sense of self-worth. Helpful for psychic abilities and meditation. Assists with channeling, intuitive awareness, shamanic work, and other psychic activities. In the physical realm, yellow calcite is beneficial for the stomach, upper intestines, upper back and upper spine. 

CAVANSITE 

Cavansite brings a joyful, optimistic energy to one’s emotional body. Stimulating to the endocrine system. Can be used to help counter stress-induced illness. 

CARNELIAN 

A stone of happiness and hope. Provides courage and strength to proceed onward. Creates an emotional balance and therefore good for those who find it hard to experience emotions. Good for people who give and do for others, but never for themselves. Eliminates confusion and therefore recommended for people who are absentminded. 

CELESTIAL AURA 

(Consists of INDIUM treated QUARTZ) 

Indium is reported to increase energy levels, and enhance food and mineral absorption by the body. It is said to stimulate the throat Chakra and to be useful in treating disorders of the throat. 

CELESTITE 

Brings peace from within, calming the mind and emotions. Activates the higher Chakras (energy points) bringing insights. Helps to speak the truth in a gentle and positive way. Celestite is water soluble – DO NOT SPRAY WITH (OR PUT IN) WATER! 

CHAROITE 

A new age stone. Spiritually – helps us cope with profound changes in our lives. Bestows determination, spontaneity, vigor and drive, whenever tasks that have not been dealt with threaten to grow into unmanageable proportions. Also helps overcome resistance. Emotionally – imparts a relaxed attitude towards things and makes us impervious to stress and worry. Bestows quiet, refreshing sleep with intense, creative dreams. Physically – helps relieve cramps and encourages an alkaline metabolism. Calms the nerves, alleviates pain and helps with problems of the autonomous nervous system. 

CHALCANTHITE 

Stimulates the throat Chakra. Extremely beneficial for people finding difficulty in speaking up or speaking to audiences. Note: Do not store near water or sunlight. Hydrated Copper Sulphate – poisonous. 

CHALCEDONY – BLUE 

Chalcedony is 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. A creative stone, Blue Chalcedony imparts mental flexibility and verbal dexterity. It stimulates the ability to learn new languages and improves memory. Gives feelings of light-heartedness and optimism. Improves self-perception. Aids regeneration of mucus membranes. Enhances the immune system. Blue Chalcedony has an anti-inflammatory effect and lowers temperature and blood pressure. Heals the lungs and clears the respiratory system of the effects of smoking. Chalcedony improves mineral assimilation and combats mineral buildup in veins. Lessens the effects of dementia and senility. It increases physical energy. Heals the eyes, gallbladder, bones, spleen, blood and circulatory system. Blue chalcedony is a stone of calm and peace that is reputed to reduce or negate hostility, anger, and irritation. Blue chalcedony mystically soothes and fosters mental and emotional stability and can engender emotional honesty. It is also reported to metaphysically encourage and ease communication, particularly what would otherwise be emotionally charged communication. With its gentle energy that feels kind of dreamy it fosters a balance between mind, body and spirit. Blue chalcedony is excellent for the psychic work and skills of clairvoyance, intuition, and energy healing. It is also mystically used to help reduce or eliminate bad dreams by getting rid of the influences that cause them. Blue chalcedony has a very protective property, metaphysically, which is evidenced in both the physical and emotional realms, and it is used often for protection from the evil eye and protection from evil, particularly evil magic. Physically, blue chalcedony has been used in crystal and folk healing for the eyes, open sores rapid healing, Alzheimer’s, lactation, blood, circulation, bones, spleen, and gall bladder. 

CHIASTOLITE 

Balances creativity with practicality, helping to put ideas into practice. Transmutes conflict into harmony. Aids problem solving and change. Psychologically—assists in releasing worn out patterns and conditioning. 

CHLORITE 

Dissipates anger, hostility, and exasperation. Promotes protection and love. It is also a favorable healing stone. 

CHRYSANTHEMUM STONE 

Stone of harmony and change. Helps to remove obstacles from one’s path so as to enjoy each moment. Calms and provides confidence. Radiating a gentle soothing energy, it facilitates time travel. 

CHRYSOCOLLA 

Keeps one focused on goals. Cools the emotions and clears the mind. Jolts one into reality. Stimulates inner knowing. At the heart Chakra, helps to ease emotional heartache and gives renewed strength and balance. 

CHRYSOPRASE 

Increases ability and flexibility. Sharpens mental clarity. Provides tranquility and emotional, mental and physical health. Lessens a critical attitude and teaches forgiveness. Encourages self acceptance and acceptance of others. Strengthens adaptability and enables getting the maximum out of any situation. Provides energy to the heart. 

CHRYSOTILE 

Also known as CHRYSOTITE or CHRYSOLITE 

Allows one to “clear away the debris” of the past to reveal one’s core self. Works on the etheric blueprint to correct imbalances and blockages that could manifest as physical disease and to heal cellular memory. 

CINNABAR 

Stimulates dignity, vitality and power; Heals and purifies the blood; Imparts strength and flexibility to the physical body, stabilizes weight and enhances fertility. Attracts and assists in acquiring and maintaining abundance/wealth. 

CITRINE 

Provides joy and happiness, creates peace and understanding. Helps one to see the bigger picture and reality. Raises self-esteem and helps in making decisions, allowing for a positive outlook on life. Detoxifies and enhances healing. Encourages creativity. Gives strength and courage. Fulfilling, uplifting and attracts abundance 

COPPER 

Increases intuition. Promotes channeling and auric cleansing. Helps with luck, prosperity, purification, self esteem and communication. Worn as jewelry—helps to stimulate physical activity and overcome lethargy and passivity. 

COPPER AURA 

(COPPER bonded onto PURE QUARTZ) 

It has the ability to ground and transfer a wide array of vibrational frequencies from the spiritual to the physical. Just as copper is said to be a conduit between heaven and earth, Copper Aura is said to be the conduit or link between the spiritual and physical worlds. It enhances the energy of any earthly stone with which it is used. Can strengthen the blood and help activate cellular knowledge of one’s ancient heritage. 

CORAL – BLUE CORAL 

Said to activate and energize the throat Chakra, enabling us to improve our communication abilities and help understand the process of relating to others. Used to illuminate the third eye, enhancing psychic awareness and capabilities of the user. 

CORAL – GENERAL 

Represents diplomacy and concurrence. Said to quiet the emotions and to bring inner peace. Facilitates intuition, imagination and visualization. 

CORAL – RED CORAL 

Assists us to harmonize with the natural forces of the universe and the wildness within ones self. Provides for practicality with respect to ones avocation, balancing the material with the spiritual. It’s bright red color aids us with regard to depression and despondency. 

CREEDITE 

Excellent for meditation, creative visualization and receiving inspiration from the Divine. Can aid one in overcoming addiction to dramatic emotional experiences and help one find an inner peace. 

CRINOID FOSSIL 

Excellent for use as a dream-stone, bringing inspiration, creativity, dream recall and manifesting our desires into reality. Balances RNA – DNA. Treats skeletal system and the feet. Helps us remain grounded in the material world, while understanding and reaching for spiritual concepts and ideals. Aids in business relationships, transactions and accomplishments. Can be used to attract and retain wealth. Allows us to release outmoded patterns and to be receptive to fresh innovations. 

CROCOITE 

Said to stimulate and enhance intuition and creativity. Allows us to release emotional baggage, patterns and imbalances. Said to stimulate general health and vitality within the body. 

DANUBRITE 

A highly spiritual stone that activates the intellect and higher consciousness, linking into the angelic realm. Excellent for facilitating change and for leaving the past behind. Helps people get along with others and to change recalcitrant attitudes. Stimulates the third eye, crown and the higher crown Chakras and aligns the heart Chakra to these higher crown Chakras. Clarifies the Aura and promotes lucid dreaming. Brings patience and peace of mind. 

DENDRITE AGATE 

See AGATE – DENDRITE AGATE 

DESERT ROSE SELENITE 

(A form of SELENITE (Gypsum)) 

Has rose-like flower buds. Known to help new mothers increase breast milk. Very healing and powerful tool. Works on all the Chakras, especially heart. Brings a sense of calmness and tranquility the longer it is with you. (Delicate – handle with care.) 

DIOPSIDE 

Stimulates intellect and encourages finding solutions to analytical problems, therefore recommended to students (especially in art and science). Provides a sense of power, especially during intellectual confrontation. Strengthens a weak body – recommended for runners. 

DIOPTASE 

Renews and heals the heart Chakra. Purifies and stimulates the Chakras to higher awareness. Helps heal old emotional wounds and teaches one to live for the moment without longing for the past or worrying about the future. May relieve headaches and post-operative pain. 

DOLOMITE 

Encourages charitable actions. Relieves sorrow. Encourages energetic and impulsive original thinking and manifestation. 

DUMORTIERITE 

May help one to stand firm. Increases patience and tolerance. Good for communication and enhances expression of spiritual ideas. Enables correct understanding of problems or situations and thus provides the ability to cope. Treats the head and throat. 

EMERALD 

A wonderful emotional healer. Can assist one in overcoming feelings of unworthiness, fear of scarcity and abandonment. Allows one to develop gratitude through perceiving and receiving the gifts of the Divine. 

ENHYDRO 

A mineral which contains fluid which can be eons old. Has the following attributes, in addition to those of the host mineral: Provides for the coupling of imagination and practicality. Supports the empathic state. Initiates adaptability in situations which could otherwise become stressful. 

ERYTHRITE 

Can be used to provide for a strong and flowing connection between all of the Chakras. Useful for bringing harmony to communications and can impart responsiveness to the user. Can aid one in “seeing in many directions”, and to assimilate the knowledge coming in from each. 

EUDIALYTE 

Eudialyte’s energy helps one overcome fear, self-doubt and confusion. It counsels us to honor the self, so we may truly honor others. Its energy lends a supportive and energizing frequency. Assists in overcoming self- doubt, self-criticism and self-deprecation. Helps dispel fear and scarcity-mindedness and assists one in recognizing the infinite abundance of the Creator. 

FIRE AGATE 

See AGATE – FIRE AGATE 

FLAME AURA – TITANIUM AURA 

See “TITANIUM AURA” 

FLUORITE 

A wonderful stone providing clear, clean, soft and calm energy. Recommended to hold during meditation. Balances and clears the intellect. Eases pressure. Strengthens memory and the ability to concentrate and is therefore recommended for students. Strengthens and balances the enamel of teeth and therefore may ease problems connected to teeth and gums. Strengthens the bones and eases rheumatism. 

FLUORITE – RAINBOW FLUORITE 

A wonderful stone to use in auric cleansing. Stimulates the third eye and crown Chakras. Highly conductive and beneficial for use in meditation. Assists one with working through problems, and finding a beneficial solution. 

FUCHSITE 

Rejuvenates and renews. Sparks the joy of the inner child – reminds us that the vitality of youth is an attitude of heart and mind. Contributes to the mental/emotional balance. Tissue regeneration – improves recuperative abilities. 

GALENA 

A stone of harmony and balance. Decreases self-defeating thoughts. Has a grounding energy. Supports health of the circulatory system. 

GARNET 

Strengthens self-confidence and is recommended for people who always tend to criticize. Known as the “stone of commitment” because it strengthens determination and devotion to a cause or goal, to other people and to self- obligation. Stimulates awareness to emotional intentions. Strengthens, purifies and provides renewed energy to the body, especially to the blood system. 

GARNET – GREEN GARNET 

Green garnet is associated with peace, serenity and patience. Promotes imagination, creativity. A general healing crystal. Good for cleansing and purification. Mystical Properties: Most often referred to as a gemstone of money and prosperity, Green Garnet is said to draw wealth to the wearer. Green garnet is said to facilitate communication with magical creatures such as fairies, leprechauns, and other “little people”. Considered a gemstone of the Heart Chakra by Natural Healers. Wearing Green Garnet Jewelry is thought to gently heal a broken heart. Considered a powerful healing gemstone, Green Garnet is thought to remove toxins and negativity, especially related to past hurts. Healing Properties: Green Garnet is considered an excellent healing gemstone, only needing cleansing once a month or so. Considered especially helpful for heart ailments. It is sometimes mentioned as a gemstone of Aquarius. 

GASPEITE 

Thought to bring healing powers to the user, and to provide protection on all levels of the physical plane. Can be used to attract people toward one for friendship or business – the manifested attraction being for the “good of all”. Thought to reduce stress and aid with heart, gallbladder and lung problems. 

GOLDSTONE 

A man made stone, it is said to have been originally created when alchemists were working towards creating gold. Because of the tiny glittering fragments of copper embedded in glass, goldstone has many of the metaphysical properties of copper, including easing arthritic pain and strengthening the circulatory system. Copper is a good conductor of energy, so goldstone helps to revitalize the mind and body. 

GREEN GARNET 

See GARNET – GREEN GARNET 

HALITE – BLUE HALITE 

Helps clear the emotional body of old attachments and energy patterns that no longer serve one’s current level of vibration. Assists with cleansing and balancing the body’s energy systems. It is particularly resonant with the fluid systems – both lymphatic and circulatory. NB: Water soluble. 

HALITE – PINK HALITE 

Assists one in drawing old patterns to the surface for integration and clearing. Clears heart Chakra and the solar plexus. Enables one to clear emotional attachments to others, particularly where relationships have ended without adequate and appropriate communication. Works to clear toxins from cells and tissues of the body. NB: Water soluble. 

HEALERS GOLD 

Assists in incorporating the energies of a healing session as fully as possible. It draws high-frequency vibrations into the body, and assists one in grounding these frequencies into the Earth plane for the manifestation of one’s desires. Assists those who are indecisive to make clearer, more confident decisions. An excellent healing stone. Strengthens the blood, and assists in vitality. A mixture of Pyrite and Magnetite. 

HEMATITE 

Amplifies intuition and spontaneity – therefore excellent for people who are extremely logical. Grounds, and increases resistance to pressure. Provides personal charm, optimism, desire and courage. Strengthens self-esteem. Provides protection against negativity. 

HEMATITE – SPECULAR HEMATITE 

Can help regulate the effects of electromagnetic fields on one’s body. Assists in releasing judgment or self-recrimination about one’s spiritual growth and self-worth. Reminds us to follow our dreams, and assists us in manifesting those dreams. 

HEMIMORPHITE 

Enhances self esteem and self confidence. Relieves feelings of hostility and anger. Said to bring luck, a discerning mind and a charming manner. Emits an energy that encourages the development of inner strength and resources. A link to the ancient technique of healing. 

HERKIMER DIAMOND 

This stone energizes, enlivens and promotes creativity. Stimulates psychic abilities, such as clairvoyance, spiritual vision and telepathy, linking into guidance from higher dimensions. Promotes dream recall and understanding. NB: Reported to be very useful for astral traveling – however, if kept by the bedside, may cause one to wake feeling very tired. Place an amethyst next to the Herkimer to stop this happening. 

HEULANDITE 

Helps one to break away from distressing conditions. Assists one to release feelings of jealousy, conceit, privilege and condescension, replacing these feelings with the loving aspects of a perfect state of being. 

HIDDENITE 

Encourages the experience of joy and bliss by stimulating the heart and emotional body. Aids us in countering anxiety, stress and fear regarding finances and wealth. Allows us to “tap into” the energy and gifts of the universe, and teaches us the true energy of abundance and gratitude. 

HOWLITE 

Extremely calming – antidote to insomnia. Calms communication, facilitates awareness & encourages emotional expression. Can be used to eliminate pain, stress and rage. Encourages subtlety and tact. Balances calcium levels. 

ICELANDIC SPAR 

See CALCITE – CLEAR CALCITE 

IOLITE 

Assists us in awakening inner knowledge, inner power and inner strength. Said to improve eyesight; promote faith, charity, and helpfulness. 

JADE 

Said to represent confidence and realization of potential. Balances energy and aids in meditation. Jade has long been thought to bring wisdom and prosperity, and to preserve the body after death. For thousands of years it has prevailed as a symbol of love, purity, and status. 

JADE – BLACK JADE 

Assists one in facing and integrating the shadow self. It is a protection stone and can help keep one from physical and psychic harm. Promotes honest self-evaluation and the loving integration of all aspects of self. Said to be helpful against viral and bacterial infections, plus parasitic infestation and associated illnesses. Said excellent to use when traveling. 

JASPER 

Considered a Power Stone, and one that accepts intense responsibility as a Protection Stone. Jasper gives one courage to speak out and have personal independence. It’s a stone of the earth, and therefore very “grounding”. All jaspers have excellent protective energies. A stone that works slowly, providing constant, slow, deliberate energy. Especially good in time of needed change without the chaos a total upheaval would cause. 

JASPER – BRECCIATED JASPER 

(JASPER veined with HEMATITE) 

Excellent for keeping one’s “feet on the ground”, and attaining emotional stability. Draws excess energy away from the head, promoting mental clarity. 

JASPER – DALMATION 

Named after the Dalmatian dogs. Makes most people smile. Balances, calms and strengthens. May give a playful attitude. Helps one stand firm. 

JASPER – LEOPARD SKIN JASPER 

Aids in finding and achieving life’s goals. Protects while traveling and from negativity. Assists in concentration and focus, as well as self-improvement and communication. Brings joy and freedom to the holder. 

JASPER – OCEAN JASPER 

Associated with contentment, completion, relaxation and happiness. It assists those who lack organizational skills. In ancient times people used stones with circular patterns to ward off evil spirits. Today it is used for protection. 

JASPER – PICTURE JASPER 

Said to be the Earth Mother speaking to her children. Contains a message from the past within its pictures for those who can read it. Brings to the surface hidden feelings of guilt, envy, hatred and love – thoughts that are normally pushed aside, whether from the resent or past lives. Once the repression is released, they are seen as lessons along the way. Instills a sense of proportion and harmony. Picture Jasper brings comfort and alleviates fear. 

JASPER – PINK LADY 

Helps to calm worry or fear. Soothing stone. 

JASPER – POLYCHROMIC JASPER 

Stimulates humans to work together for the good of planet Earth. Provides an energy which promotes spiritual affinity to achieve perfect accord between humanity and nature. Provides subtle energy, and when held, aids with relaxation. General properties of Jasper: Considered a Power Stone, and one that accepts intense responsibility as a Protection Stone. Jasper gives one courage to speak out and have personal independence. It’s a stone of the earth, and therefore very “grounding”. Jaspers works slowly, providing constant, slow, deliberate energy. Especially good in time of needed change without the chaos a total upheaval would cause. 

JASPER – RED JASPER 

Gently stimulating. Grounds energy and rectifies unjust situations. Brings problems to light before they become too big. Provides insight into the most difficult situations. Makes an excellent “worry bead”, calming emotions when played with. Placed under the pillow, it helps dream recall. Cleans and stabilizes the aura, and strengthens boundaries. A stone of health, strengthening and detoxifying the circulatory system, blood and liver. 

JASPER – SILVER LACE 

Silver Lace Jasper has been a sacred stone for kings and shamans for eons. Silver Lace Jasper allows one to feel the organic inter-connectedness of our true reality as well as the traditional qualities of nurturing and protection. 

JASPER – STARRY JASPER 

Assists one in rectifying unjust circumstances; mediation with mineral can provide insight to the method of amelioration. Assists in providing for rescue in situation of danger. Facilitates dream recall. 

JASPER – YELLOW JASPER 

Protects during spiritual work and physical travel. Channels positive energy plus energizes the endocrine system. Stimulates the solar plexus chakra. Releases toxins, heals digestive and stomach conditions. 

JASPER – ZEBRA JASPER 

Jasper motivates us to move out of apathy into action. It helps us to avoid over-thinking and encourages us to just enjoy the experience of being. Zebra Jasper’s striking colors intensify that message. Like the swift, wild horse for which it is named, it shows us how to live. It says: Get out of your head! Get into your body. Let the zest for life flow through you. If you feel like galloping, then gallop! 

JET 

Jet is protective on a physical level, in that it assists one in healing any energy leaks in the aura. It aids in the energetic cleansing of the liver and kidneys. Clears the energetic field of attachments and patterns that appear as negative experiences in one’s life. 

KUNZITE 

Can be used to remove obstacles from ones path. It further provides indication of the procedural steps required to attain the desired end result and acts as a facilitator in the physical, emotional and intellectual realms. Promotes maturity in thought and action, while allowing one to maintain the openness of a child. 

KYANITE – BLACK KYANITE 

Black Kyanite can clear blocked energies in any Chakras, and replenish the meridian system. It is both grounding and energizing, increasing ones vibrational frequencies. Kyanite is said not to require clearing or cleansing, as it doesn’t absorb or accumulate the negative energy removed during the healing process. 

KYANITE – BLUE KYANITE 

Kyanite is an important tool among the healer’s crystals. 

Stimulates communication, dissolves anger and helps one to persevere in activities that generally reduces ones strength. Kyanite is said not to require clearing or cleansing, since it doesn’t absorb or accumulate the negative energy removed during the healing process. 

The blade like structure of this crystal will allow you to use it to slice through blockages in both a patient’s aura and Chara system. It opens and aligns all the Chakra, making it a versatile tool. 

Kyanite is a powerful ally for enhancing your psychic skills. It works on both the Throat and Third Eye Chakra, helping to both open your “sight” and clear the way for communication with your guides and Angels. Allowing you to more accurately interpret what you are sensing or “seeing”. 

Have your dreams been speaking to you? If you are working to understand messages coming through your dreams, keep a Kyanite under your pillow. It will help you to remember your dreams then assist you in cutting through to the deeper meaning and understanding. 

If you have a hectic lifestyle, Kyanite can provide a calming meditation at the end of your day. Leaving both your psychic and physical bodies feeling refreshed. While the crystal is helping you relax, it is also working to clear your Chakra, allowing your body and mind to perform better. 

Is your body recovering from a recent shock or trauma? Keep a Kyanite with you during the healing process. The crystal helps with your recuperation by revitalizing your energy. Kyanite’s affect on the Throat Chakra may help relieve breathing blockages caused by sinus problems or seasonal allergies. 

Kyanite is a very useful gemstone, but be careful not to develop a dependance on it. If you use it in your work, don’t carry it as a companion stone and vice versa. When you use it, set the crystal aside every couple of days. You’ll find that your body has been teaching itself the crystal’s healing pattern and will often behave as if your Kyanite is still with you. 

LABRADORITE 

When looked at in light, the many colors within are seen. This duality enables healers to work with an invisible reality while purifying energies. Helps to transform intuitive thinking into intellectual thinking and therefore eases intuitive functioning. Recommended for those interested in the “unknown”. Increases telepathy and magic. Amplifies happiness, joy, conviviality and a sensation of security. Eases tension and pressure. 

LAPIS LAZULI 

Balances throat Chakra, assists with speaking our truth. Enhances dream work and aids in developing psychic ability. Stimulates personal and spiritual power and intuition. Recognizes & blocks psychic attack. Alleviates pain and depression. 

LARIMAR 

Teaches the value of self-nurture and self-respect. Encourages communication and the expression of emotional energy. A powerful emotional cleanser and healer. A valuable tool during pregnancy, birth and post-partum. Helps with high blood pressure and stress-related illnesses. 

LEMURIAN SEED CRYSTALS 

Aid one in feeling more connected to one’s own soul-level emanations and more at one with others and oneself. Excellent supports for healing work and can be used as gateways for communion with healing guides. Like other Quartz crystals, they tend to amplify the energies of other stones with which they are combined. 

LEPIDOCROCITE 

A powerful emotional balancer and healer. Aids one in self- acceptance and self-love and encourages one to approach others with an attitude of honesty and heart centered power. Encourages right action and a balanced approach to all aspects of life. Helps stabilize reproductive health. Excellent for balancing the endocrine system and lessening radical hormonal shifts. 

LEPIDOLITE 

Promotes spiritual transcendence, emotional balance prayer and goodness. Balances mood swings and eases depression. Helps to ground when overwhelmed. Assists in self-love. Clears electromagnetic pollution. 

LIBYAN DESERT GLASS 

Activates ones creative energies due to the strong energizing frequencies of its meteoric birth. A powerful teacher of boundaries, the right use of power, and surrender to Divine Will. Helps overly shy or reclusive individuals become more outgoing and sociable. Helps one cultivate a more playful and creative approach to life. A spiritual healer of stomach and digestive disorders, particularly if such disorders are aggravated by stress. 

LITHIUM QUARTZ 

Facilitates meditation by calming the mind and opening the heart. Allows calming, peaceful, loving energies to fill the emotional bodies. Particularly effective in working vibrationally to reduce the intensity and frequency of panic and anxiety attacks. It can help reduce stress and relieve stress related imbalances within the body. 

LODALITE 

(Also known as Lodalite Quartz; Lodelite; Lodalite; Garden Quartz; or Landscape Quartz) 

Lodalite is a type of quartz crystal with inclusions of many possible colors and types, often having the look of gardens, landscapes or underwater scenes. Brings energies to effect manifestation of one’s desires. Used mystically to increase ESP and to bring knowledge from your past lives. Lodalite is associated primarily with the crown Chakra. 

LODESTONE 

See MAGNETITE 

MANGANO CALCITE 

See CALCITE – MANGANO CALCITE 

MAGNESITE 

Promotes original and dynamic ideas. Instills peace. Helps eliminate self deceit. Helpful when meditating. Aids in purification of cells. 

MAGNETITE 

Assists with clear thinking, detail work and decision making. Electromagnetically pulls toxic blocks and pain from energy meridians, pancreas and lower glands. 

MALACHITE 

Aids function of pancreas and spleen. Reduces stress and tension. Aids tissue regeneration. Strengthens heart, circulatory system, pineal and pituitary glands. Aids sleep. Vitalizing for body/mind. Reveals subconscious blocks. Excellent balance on all levels. 

MERLINITE 

A magical stone said to hold the imprint of the combined knowledge of shamans, alchemists, magician-priests and other workers of magic. Its dual colouring blends the spiritual and shamanic realms. It facilitates reading the “Akashic Record”, inducing travel into past or future times to gain insight on how to live life. Merlinite can bring magic into your life! 

MOCHI BALLS 

See SHAMAN STONES 

MOLDAVITE 

Can assist one in breaking through limitations and past patterns. Said to greatly accelerate the spiritual grown and psychic awakening. Sleeping with Moldavite activates the dream state. Wearing modality helps manifest positive life changes. Also an excellent meditation stone. 

MOOKAITE 

Helps with decision making. Shields against negative or dangerous situations – helps with emotional growth. Helps with kindness to ourselves as well as others. Provides flexibility and openness in our opinions and faithfulness in promises. Promotes energy and new ideas. Helps with contacting those that have passed on, both human and animals. Helps eliminate distractions and revealing what is concealed. Also all the general properties of Jasper. 

MOONSTONE 

Moonstone is especially healing for women. Eases trouble with menstruation, pregnancy and fertility. Helps to relieve insomnia and nightmares. Helps prevent overreacting to situations in the home or office. Moonstone protects travelers, especially those who travel at night or by sea. Helps children to establish a regular eating pattern. 

MOONSTONE – RAINBOW MOONSTONE 

Acts as a prism that diffuses energy throughout the aura. Helps to deflect negative energy. Particularly useful for psychic protection, and for maintaining clarity of energy while working on an intuitive level. Helpful in clearing the emotional body as well, and can be used for emotional traumas. 

MOSS AGATE 

Brings energy from the outer bodies and Chakras into the physical level by energy movement from head to feet. Aids in incorporating one’s life purpose and spirituality into everyday action. Aids in walking one’s talk and living one’s incarnational agreements, walking softly on the Earth Mother. Helps nausea and lack of being grounded. 

MOTHER OF PEARL 

Known as the “faith stone” as it inspires faith and balances the emotions. Helps in aligning the heart and solar plexus Chakras. Aids in perfect personal expression. 

OBSIDIAN 

Obsidian is an excellent grounding stone. Also a great protective stone which shields against negativity. Very nurturing in periods of intense change and transformation. Helps to relieve worry, anxiety, fear and negativity. Excellent for people with poor circulation. 

OBSIDIAN – GREEN OBSIDIAN 

Particularly useful in finding release from people who attempt to “hook you or draw you into their personal crises” – redirects their pulling, draining energy to the unlimited field of White Light, giving them access to their own healing, without needing to draw energy from you. If one has a lot of people who constantly come for aid, wearing green obsidian will give an immediate sense of lightness and freedom, as it redirects these energies away from you. NB: Most specimens are man made – natural green obsidian is rare. 

OBSIDIAN – MAHOGANY OBSIDIAN 

Reflects (mirrors) our own flaws back to us. It is said to induce visions and dreams which reveal to us our own part in the difficult areas of our lives. Extremely protective – wearing it is thought to improve self acceptance by removing negative self talk. It is thought to have special cleansing powers with respect to negativity. It is also a gem for decision making. Improves circulation and relieves tension. 

OBSIDIAN – SNOWFLAKE OBSIDIAN 

A calming and soothing stone that puts one into a receptive state of mind. Teaches us to value mistakes as well as successes. A stone of purity, it provides balance for the body mind and spirit. 

OKENITE 

Provides a sense of “going home”. Can act as a beacon for the soul to return to when completing its dream time wanderings. Assists in purifying the Chakras, plus the physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual bodies. Can be used to halt obstacles in ones path, clearing the way. NOTE: Clusters fibers are very delicate. Once handled, they are damaged FOREVER! 

OLIVINE 

Emits a warm and friendly energy – often called “the happy stone”. Assists in understanding of changes that are occurring and detrimental patterns. It is a shield of protection around the body. Clears heart pathway, strengthening breath of life, prosperity, growth, openness. Used by Egyptians, Aztecs, Incas to gently cleanse and heal the physical heart. Helps alleviates depression, anger, fear, jealousy, anxiety. NB: Peridot is the gem variety of Olivine. 

ONYX – BLACK 

Eases fear, pressure and depression, therefore recommended during times of pain and sorrow. Balances male/female polarity. Increases hormonal balance and self- control. Strengthens the ability to distinguish correctly and objectively and encourages making intelligent decisions. Strengthens the bone structure. 

OPAL – PINK OPAL 

Helpful for those who may be fearful, worried or anxious. Useful in dissipating stress and allowing one to become more emotionally centered and calm. Clears and calms the heart and brings a sense of peace and tranquility to one’s aura. 

OPALITE 

Helps recognize personal creative qualities. Releases inhibitions. Clears the head – releases excess energy. Encourages faithfulness and loyalty. Encourages intuition. 

ORTHOCERAS FOSSIL 

An incredible tool for those doing past life regressions. Also useful for those on a quest to learn more about the history of Earth, as the fossil gives insights and visions of our planet’s directions. Can be used directly on the body for a layout in any area requiring healing or is experiencing physical pain. It is especially helpful in drawing out negative energies and keeping one protected from ill will. 

PEACOCK ORE 

Also known as BORNITE 

Useful in providing protection from negativity. Helps one to banish bad days by encouraging hope and lifting one’s mood. Assists in clearing the mind of unnecessary energies, and calming chaotic thoughts. Aids concentration. Beneficial to the pituitary glands and brain. 

PENTAGONITE 

Pentagonite has been used in crystal therapies to assist people to find and work with their spirit guides. 

PETRIFIED WOOD 

A good stone for grounding and stabilizing one’s emotions. Useful in calming survival based fears. Helps one to be practical and is a stone of business success. Good for general protection and past life regressions. 

PERIDOT 

Emits a warm and friendly energy – often called “the happy stone”. Assists in understanding of changes that are occurring and detrimental patterns. It is a shield of protection around the body. Clears heart pathway, strengthening breath of life, prosperity, growth, openness. Used by Egyptians, Aztecs, Incas to gently cleanse and heal the physical heart. Helps alleviates depression, anger, fear, jealousy, anxiety. 

PICTURE JASPER 

See JASPER – PICTURE JASPER 

PIETERSITE 

Said to contain the “keys to the kingdom of heaven”, dispelling illusion and assisting one in the recognition of the beauty of the soul. It exhibits energy conductive to the actualization of the loving characteristics of the “brotherhood” of humanity. It brings the potential of the individual to the perfection of the source of all being, stimulating dignified power and loving guidance. It promotes loyalty to the self and the ultimate experience of life. 

PINK LADY JASPER 

See JASPER – PINK LADY 

Helps to calm worry or fear. Soothing stone. 

PINK OPAL 

See OPAL – PINK OPAL 

POLYCHROMIC JASPER 

See JASPER – POLYCHROMIC JASPER 

PRASE 

Encourages control, particularly the control of our own lives. Bestows a calm, simple and pragmatic quality to life. Controls hot tempers, anger and eruptions of violent fury – has a calming effect. Said to help with pain and high temperatures. Said to allow swellings and bruises to reduce rapidly and help with problems caused by the sun’s rays, such as sunburn, sun stroke or heat stroke. 

PREHNITE 

Prehnite enables one to always be prepared, no matter what. Helps to make your home into a healing sanctuary and is a great stone for meditation and relaxation. Enhances bonding of personal relationships. Clears the mind for clarity of thought. Excellent for the heart Chakra. 

PYRITE 

Pyrite assists with concentration and memory. An ideal stone for students and others needing to retain information. Operates on the level of psychic development, intuition, transmitting thought forms, strengthening eyesight, increasing brain waves and memory. One of the main areas of use is with the solar plexus area for creating ideas, and thus generating wealth. 

PYROMORPHITE 

Assists in adapting to a broader and more intense range of energy. A grounding stone, it helps maintain health of the lower Chakras. Reveals negativity in one’s thoughts, attitudes and actions. It helps keep one from striking out in response to perceived slights or offences. Can aid in shedding though forms and emotional energies picked up from the environment or from others who are resonating with negativity. 

QUARTZ 

Purifies and provides energy to the physical, emotional and mental bodies and unites them into spiritual energy. Strengthens the power of other stones and purifies them. Stimulates development of the third eye and contributes to the development of awareness. 

QUARTZ – BLUE QUARTZ 

Assists in reaching out to others and assuages fear. Calming the mind, it aids in understanding one’s spiritual nature and inspires hope. In healing, it is beneficial to the organs in the upper body. Assists in purifying the bloodstream and strengthening the immune system. 

QUARTZ – CLEAR QUARTZ 

Also known as ROCK QUARTZ 

The “Stone of Amplification”. Receives, activates and stores energy. Helps open communication with our spirit higher self and spirit guides. The great emotional balancer and meditation tool. Aids concentration and unlocks the door of old memories. Brings the body into perfect balance. Stimulates the immune system. 

QUARTZ – DREAM QUARTZ 

(QUARTZ crystals with EPIDOTE inclusions) 

Can be used to move beyond the physical realm, utilizing the astral body or travel, exploration and learning. It enables one to resonate with less dense energies and helps alleviate the sense of being trapped in physicality. Brings positive protective and comforting frequency into the emotional body, helping one to feel safe. It helps lighten the negative mental states and the emotional stresses they invariably create. It can assist one in overcoming excessive cynicism, hopelessness, sarcasm and other forms of negative thought patterns. 

QUARTZ – LITHIUM QUARTZ 

See LITHIUM QUARTZ 

QUARTZ – ROSE QUARTZ 

Helps clear stored anger and resentment. Promotes forgiveness of self and others. Clears the way for self-confidence and creativity. Balances the emotions and enhances one’s sensitivity to beauty, art and music. Said to aid with depression. 

QUARTZ – RUTILATED QUARTZ 

Very efficient vibrational healer. Said to have a perfect balance of cosmic light – illuminator for the soul. Aids in astral travel and scrying. Reaches the root of the problem, aids transitions and change of direction. Protects against psychic attack. 

QUARTZ – SMOKY QUARTZ 

One of the most efficient grounding and anchoring stones. Helps raise vibrations during meditation. Superb antidote to stress. Relieves fear, lifts depression and brings emotional calmness. Promotes positive, pragmatic thought. 

QUARTZ – SNOW QUARTZ 

Supports us while learning lessons, and helps us to let go of overwhelming responsibilities and limitations. Perfect for people who feel “put upon” whilst actually creating that situation because they need to be needed. Helps overcome martyrdom and victimhood. Enhances tact and cooperation. Links to deeper wisdom previously denied in yourself and society. 

QUARTZ – SPIRIT QUARTZ 

A stone of alignment and harmony, assisting the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual bodies to resonate fully with one another. Encourages cooperation, and aids in overcoming shyness. 

QUARTZ – STRAWBERRY QUARTZ 

Assists with bringing love into the heart. Aids us in living joyously and consciously “in the moment”. Has an intense energy that aids dream recall. 

QUARTZ – TANGERINE QUARTZ 

Encourages creativity, playfulness and the pursuit of new knowledge. It powerfully activates the second and third Chakras. Can aid in overcoming fear – particularly the fear of not being “good enough”. It helps one bypass the ego and honestly assess one’s live skills, seeing that which one still needs to learn. Stimulates the glands – can be used to help stimulate sluggish adrenals and other related glands, and to encourage abundant energy. 

QUARTZ – TOURMALINATED QUARTZ 

Brings together the properties of Quartz and Tourmaline. An effective grounding stone, it strengthens the body’s energy field against external invasion and deflects detrimental environmental influences. Harmonizes disparate and opposite elements and polarities—helps turn negative thoughts and energies into positive ones. Helps to integrate and heal shadow energies, alleviating self-sabotage. 

RAINBOW FLUORITE 

See FLUORITE – RAINBOW FLUORITE 

RAINBOW MOONSTONE 

See MOONSTONE – RAINBOW MOONSTONE 

RED JASPER 

See JASPER – RED JASPER 

RHODONITE 

An emotional balancer that nurtures love and encourages the brotherhood of humanity. Has the ability to show both sides of an issue. Stimulates, clears and activates the heart and heart Chakra. Grounds energy, balances yin-yang and aids in achieving one’s highest potential. Extremely beneficial in cases of emotional self-destruction, codependency and abuse. 

RHODOCHROSITE 

Represents selfless love and compassion. Expands consciousness and integrates the spiritual with material energies. Imparts a dynamic and positive attitude. Excellent stone for the heart and relationships, especially for people who feel unloved. Rhodochrosite teaches the heart to assimilate painful feelings without shutting down, and removes denial. 

RHYOLITE 

Represents change, variety and progress. Lights the fire of creativity within the soul, bringing to fruition the quests upon which one has longed to travel. Helps one to strengthen both body and mind, and to learn how to enjoy the vast potential within the self. It is an excellent stone for meditation. 

ROSE AURA 

Rose Aura has a high powered energy. Assists with healing feeling so doubt regarding self worth. A wonderful crystal for opening your heart to unconditional love. Assists with Quartz with surfaces permanently restoring balance to all cells of the body. bonded with vaporized gold and silver 

ROSE QUARTZ 

Helps clear stored anger and resentment. Promotes forgiveness of self and others. Clears the way for self-confidence and creativity. Balances the emotions and enhances one’s sensitivity to beauty, art and music. Said to aid with depression. 

RUBY 

Lends vigor and style to life. Bestows passion as a driving force, but still prevents any tendencies towards self-destruction in its role as a life-loving stone. Brings healthy tension and dynamism. It is enlivening -rejuvenates and fires us with enthusiasm. Leads us to joyful commitment to all social tasks. It makes us awake and aware in thought and action, able to perform well, be active, courageous, impulsive and spontaneous. 

RUTILATED QUARTZ 

See QUARTZ – RUTILATED QUARTZ 

SARDONYX 

A stone of strength and protection. Use it to enhance will power, integrity, stamina and vigor. It is believed to bring lasting happiness and stability to marriage and partnerships. Also said to attract friends and good fortune. Some people use Sardonyx in a protection grid for the home, placing it at doors and windows to prevent crime and misfortune. 

SCHALENBLENDE 

Characterized by lacy patterns of golden tan and silver-grey. Assists with grounding, centering and strengthening. Said to enhance mental concentration, psychic attunement, spiritual consciousness and self-esteem. Can be used to insulate oneself from negative energies in the environment and to accelerate inner growth as well as worldly success. 

SEER STONES 

Seer stones are a natural, water polished stone that is cut to reveal an inner world. An excellent aid to scrying, as it shows past, present and future, and can take you deep into your own inner self. Said to be programmable to take one back to a specific time frame to access knowledge of that period. 

SELENITE 

Enhances clarity of the mind and concentration, expanding ones awareness of the self and of ones surroundings. Calms irritation and hyperactivity. Protects against loss of control. Soothes the nerves and enhances will power. Strengthens bones and teeth. * Delicate—easily scratched, so keep in a separate bag to other crystals. 

SELENITE – DESERT ROSE 

See DESERT ROSE SELENITE 

SELENITE – FISH TAIL SELENITE 

Said to provide a deep healing for the nerves. Extremely calming, stabilizing emotions and defusing tension. This form of Selenite is also called “Angel Wings” as it facilitates angelic contact. 

SEPTARIAN 

Septarian enhances communication during group work, bringing ease within the group. Assists one to always “be prepared”. Energizes and enhances the ability to perceive higher truth and love, making it a useful stone for channeling. The name “Septarian” is derived from the Latin word “Septem” meaning seven – when the mud balls cracked, they formed 7 points in every direction, thereby creating beautiful designs. 

SERAPHINITE 

Seraphinite is found only in the Lake Baikal region of Siberia. A deep green stone laced with shimmering flecks of silver that move and reflect with the light. It is named for Seraphim, the highest order of angels. A stone of self-healing, regeneration, wholeness and angelic communication. Brings the body into line with Light energy, causing old patterns of disease and imbalance to fall away. 

SERPENTINE 

Assists with Angelic guidance. Promotes compassion and forgiveness. A very healing stone, it helps imbalance within the body system and to clear emotional pain. Physically, it is extremely cleansing and detoxifying. 

SHAMAN STONES 

Also known as MOCHI BALLS 

Useful for psychic and physical protection stones during meditation and “out of body” travel. Also useful as protective guardians during healing sessions. Can be used to align the energy centers, and to relieve energy blockages. Assists in bringing knowledge to the user of both the ancient and future ways. 

SHIVA LINGHAMS 

Found only in India – believed to represent the Hindu God Shiva. Serves to activate the movement of the sacred energy which is slumbering within. Unifies the male/female world into harmonious balance. 

SILVER LACE JASPER 

See JASPER – SILVER LACE 

SMOKY QUARTZ 

See QUARTZ – SMOKY QUARTZ 

SNOW QUARTZ 

See QUARTZ – SNOW QUARTZ 

SNOWFLAKE OBSIDIAN 

See OBSIDIAN – SNOWFLAKE OBSIDIAN 

SODALITE 

Balances the pituitary gland and third eye Chakra. Encourages beginning psychic vision. Assists new psychics to accept opening. Calms fears of one’s psychic vision and abilities. Aids in letting go of control and trusting to the universe that all will work itself out. Soothes and heals the central nervous system. 

SPECULAR HEMATITE 

See HEMATITE – SPECULAR HEMATITE 

SPESSARTINE 

Spessartine’s energy is in the form of a rapid vibration which extends its effectiveness into all aspects of the body. It is said that when one is attracted to Spessartine, the attraction is an indication one is ready to both absorb and assimilate the higher levels of inner dynamics of growth and structural balance. Can be used to initiate the analytical processes of the mind, facilitating exploration within the analytical and rational realms. 

SPHENE 

Opens inner vision and expands consciousness for perceiving other realms. Helps us face the unknown with excitement and curiosity. Helps one overcome fear and inappropriate needs for security or stability, so growth can take place. Sphene can assist bone strength, vision and hearing. 

SPINY OYSTER SHELL 

This stone found in the sea off the coast of Baja California, Mexico, carries the energies of the water – cool comfort and peace of mind – from the dark depths of the sea, as well as a sense of understanding, patience and knowing from the rhythm of the tides. 

SPIRIT QUARTZ 

See QUARTZ – SPIRIT QUARTZ 

STARRY JASPER 

See JASPER – STARRY JASPER 

STAUROLITE 

Helps one to feel safe, protected and secure. Stabilizes the emotional body and can help with excessive fear and emotional paralysis. Its energy is grounding. Assists in maintaining general health and wellbeing. 

STIBNITE 

Enhances the energy field and acts as an impenetrable barrier around the physical body. Provides for persistence and diligence in relationships and assists in attraction. Enhances astral travel and stimulates endurance. Used in meditation, it facilitates an undistracted entry to the meditative state. 

STICHTITE 

Usually found as a deposit on another mineral (e.g. Serpentine). Rarely found in veins more than half to an inch thick from which the pure mineral can be taken. Formed when continental plates collide. Brings one a higher awareness of one’s emotion. Creates a tranquil environment in the home, and can be useful in adapting children’s behaviour so that it is more acceptable. Encourages one to be true to one’s word, to keep an open mind and to treat all (including oneself) with gentleness. Stichtite eases the passage of the Kundalini energy through the heart Chakra. 

STRAWBERRY QUARTZ 

See QUARTZ – STRAWBERRY QUARTZ 

STROMATOLITE 

A rounded, multi-layered, sedimentary structure, formed by microbial mats in which a rock-like layer of either sand or precipitated minerals is also present. Fossil stromatolites constitute our earliest and most pervasive direct record of life on Earth, and have been found in rocks dating back at least 2.8 billion years. 

SUGILITE 

Attracts healing powers. Useful against all dis-eases. Helps one forgive themselves others. Promotes self-belief. Eliminates hostility. Provides strong insight during meditation. Emits a comforting energy. Useful for physical pain and general healing. 

SULPHUR 

Sulphur has a negative electrical charge and is extremely useful for absorbing negative energies, emanations and emotions. Placed in the environment, it absorbs negativity of any kind and removes barriers to progress. 

SUNSTONE 

Clears impediments to fulfilling one’s life purpose, helps in completing karmic contracts and manifesting one’s life purpose on the earthplane. Evokes courage, heals fear, and offers a candle of hope in the darkness. 

TANGERINE QUARTZ 

See QUARTZ – TANGERINE QUARTZ 

TANZANITE 

A rare gem found in Tanzania. Promotes qualities of spiritual leadership, giving greater vision and helping to express and manifest it. Can also be used to connect and communicate with the higher self and spirit guides. Useful in calm an overactive mind and assisting in healing work by synchronizing the electromagnetic energies of the heart and brain. Can be used to help calm an overactive thyroid or exhausted adrenals. 

TEKTITE 

Meditation with tektite will increase telepathy. Carry Tektite for heightened psychic sensitivity and psychic travel. Increases the energy field, opens and clears the lower Chakra. 

TIGER IRON 

Helps overcome difficulties. Assists with carrying out pragmatic solutions rapidly, and with determination. Helps with exhaustion, circulation problems and lack of iron. Promotes blood formation and oxygen transportation. Tiger Iron is unique to Western Australia, and is a banded iron formation of Jasper, Hematite and Tiger Eye. 

TIGER’S EYE 

Protective stone traditionally carried as talisman against ill-wishing and curses. Aids with integrity, accomplishing goals, inner resources and clarity. Heals issues of self worth and blocked creativity. Treats eyes and throat. 

TIGER’S EYE – BLUE 

Calms and releases stress. Aids the overanxious, quick-tempered and the phobic. Slows the metabolism. 

TIGER’S EYE – RED 

Stimulating stone—overcomes lethargy and provides motivation. Can help with creating healthy eating patterns. Speeds up a slow metabolism. A wonderful grounding stone. Helps with developing a practical and optimistic outlook. 

TITANIUM AURA – FLAME AURA 

Titanium treated quartz Titanium projects strength, mental acuity and physical power. These properties are amplified by the Quartz base stone. Assists with grounding. Helps one feel centered and energized. 

TOPAZ 

Mellow, empathetic stone that directs energy to where it is needed most. Soothes, heals, stimulates, recharges, remotivates and aligns the meridians of the body. Promotes truth and forgiveness. Helps with achieving goals and tapping into inner resources. Cuts through doubt and uncertainty. 

TREE AGATE 

See AGATE – TREE AGATE 

TOURMALINE – BLACK 

Protects against magnetic smog, cell phones, psychic attacks, ill wishing and all types of negative energy. Grounds and increases physical vitality, dispersing stress and tension. Encourages a positive attitude, no matter what the circumstances. Stimulates altruism and practical creativity. 

TOURMALINE – BLUE 

Opens and clears the thymus Chakra, connecting the hara line/emotional body to kundalini/etheric body channels. Cleanses and stabilizes the hara line and hara Chakras. Transforms emotional healing into physical healing of dis-ease. Aids healers, promotes energy flow through the central nervous system. 

TOURMALINE – BROWN 

Excellent grounding stone, clearing and opening the earth Chakra and the grounding cord holding the physical body in incarnation. Clears the aura, aligns the etheric body and protects it. Encourages community spirit and social commitment. Pragmatic, and promotes creativity. 

TOURMALINE – GREEN 

Opens and drains the diaphragm Chakra, purges and releases negative emotions from the hara line and one’s life purpose. Clears the emotional body of past-life and this-life traumas and negative emotional patterns. Protects while one is going through the detoxification process; offers aura insulation, safety, and trust during detoxification; detoxifies the aura and the chakras at etheric/kundalini and emotional/hara levels. 

TOURMALINE – PINK 

Brings deeply comforting love energy, opens and heals the entire emotional body. Brings one’s life purpose into all the hara Chakras and into earthplane conscious awareness. Balances energy flow in the hara and kundalini channels and Chakras. Removes blockages and negativity from the whole aura and Chakra system at all levels. 

TOURMALINATED QUARTZ 

See QUARTZ – TOURMALINATED QUARTZ 

TURRITELLA AGATE 

See AGATE – TURRITELLA AGATE 

TURQUOISE 

A truth stone – symbolizes a time to be honest with yourself. A stone of self realization, helping to better understand yourself, your ideas and emotions. Attunes the physical to the higher realms. Said to aid tissue regeneration, alleviate stress and help with headaches. 

TURQUONITE 

Turquonite balances and evens out mood fluctuations, bringing inner peace. Because the stone is actually howlite, it has the properties of howlite in decreasing an overly critical state of mind, selfishness, stress, pain, and rudeness; increases subtlety and tact. It helps bones, teeth, calcium levels and leg cramps. Heightens creativity. Turquonite is howlite dyed blue to resemble turquoise – often falsely sold as turquoise. 

ULEXITE 

Also called TV Stone 

Helps user to go beyond solution to actually implement the cure. Neutralizes conflicting energy and allows normal energy flow. Assists in seeing the true meaning behind another’s words and intentions. Creates harmony between body and spirit. Enhances imagination and creativity. Allows the user to see into his/her true thoughts and understand his/her actions. 

UNAKITE 

Clears the diaphragm Chakra of toxic emotions and old pain. Releases anger, resentment, and vengeance to conscious awareness for clearing. Makes negative emotions abhorrent, forces transformation of negativity through awareness. Fosters realization of the oneness of all life. 

VANADANITE 

Promotes spirituality and inspiration. Connects one to the higher self and provides a sense of peaceful meditation. Promotes the healing of the soul and the body, including the cellular structure, to align the mind and body connection. Provides grounding and connects the aspects of maturity with the spiritual knowledge and childlike wonder of life. 

VARISCITE 

Has an enlivening effect, and lifts the spirit. Helps with chronic tiredness. Has as a calming effect on nervousness and inner unrest. Mentally, variscite bestows a wakeful attitude, sobriety and clear, rational thinking. It assists in allowing us to express ourselves clearly. Increases our level of perception. Physically, variscite stimulates energy reserves. Assist with cramps and calms the nerves. 

VESUVIANITE 

Helps align one’s body, mind and spirit, so all aspects of self can be balanced. Aids in grounding excessive mental energy. A stone of support. Can be used to enhance the integrity and strength of all types of tissue in the body. 

VIVIANITE 

Opens and clears the Heart Chakra. Promotes cellular regeneration, and energetically supports the immune system. 

WAVELLITE 

Said to aid in decision making by allowing one to see the whole picture. Helpful in managing difficult decisions, by assisting one to recognize ways of overcome difficulties. Works in balancing red and white blood cells. Helpful with skin conditions such as dermatitis. Said to enhance psychic ability and intuition. 

WOLFRAMITE 

Allows one to “go with the flow” rather than to control situations – enhances flexibility in one’s character. Can be used to gain insight into the “why” aspects of life. Useful for issues of anemia. 

WULFENITE 

Assists in aiding us to get in touch with our feelings. Brings order out of confusion in relationships. Helps one feel inspired and energized so pessimism, procrastination or self-defeating attitudes can be overcome. 

YELLOW JASPER 

See JASPER – YELLOW JASPER 

ZEBRA JASPER 

See JASPER – ZEBRA JASPER 

ZINCITE 

Zincite crystals are a wonderful companion stone to stone who are seeking like-minded relationships in all aspects of their lives. Helps to promote coherence and cooperation within the group. Can aid in increasing mental clarity and perception. 

ZIRCON 

During the Middle Ages, zircon was believed to protect the wearer from diseases and banish insomnia. 

ZOISITE 

Transforms negative energy to positive. Good for those who suffer exhaustion and laziness. Strengthens the heart, spine, pancreas and lungs.