metaphysical properties

Gemstone Descriptions

Chakras vary by colour

Agate

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Agate has been used as a stone for protection for centuries and is often found in prayer malas. It is known for bringing luck and good fortune to those who carry it. Agate is an excellent balancing stone as it harmonizes the energies of the body, mind and spirit. Because it cleanses and stabilizes the aura, it is able to eliminate and transform feelings of negativity. Feelings of inner anger and self-judgement can be reduced by wearing agate, as it soothes and calms an agitated mind. Agate is a great stone for students as it enhances mental functions, while improving concentration, perception and further develops analytical abilities.

Throat Chakra

Agate - Blue Lace

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Communication becomes much easier with Blue Lace Agate! Even though it has low intensity and vibrates at a slow frequency, Blue Lace Agate is an excellent stone to wear for those who struggle to communicate effectively. It helps with clearing mental clutter and confusion, calming an over-active mind, and assists those who struggle to express their emotions, especially when they are upset or frustrated. For those who talk too much or blurt out things before thinking, wearing Blue Lace Agate can help them have a calmer, clearer mind before speaking. Blue Lace Agate inspires trustworthiness and loyalty because those who wear it appear mature, composed and are able to keep secrets and confidential information. Blue Lace Agate brings peace and serenity and is a wonderful accompaniment for meditation practices. It also balances emotional, intellectual and physical energy, as well as positive and negative energy. Its’ stabilizing and strengthening essence can dissolve old negative blocks and patterns and help create new, more self-honouring thoughts. For new moms, it is believed to help them overcome overwhelm and those baby blue feelings of post-partum depression. In addition, it can help men become more in touch with their feelings and tune into their sensitive side.

Chakras vary by colour

Agate - Indian

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Agate has been used as a stone for protection for centuries and is often found in prayer malas. It is known for bringing luck and good fortune to those who carry it. Agate is an excellent balancing stone as it harmonizes the energies of the body, mind and spirit. Because it cleanses and stabilizes the aura, it is able to eliminate and transform feelings of negativity. Feelings of inner anger and self-judgement can be reduced by wearing agate, as it soothes and calms an agitated mind. Agate is a great stone for students as it enhances mental functions, while improving concentration, perception and further develops analytical abilities.

Sacral & Heart Chakras

Agate - Pink Banded

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Pink Banded Agate supports your emotional state, and can ease symptoms of despair and depression. Wearing Pink Banded Agate can help bring out your inner beauty by balancing your attitude and increasing your personal happiness. Wear this beautiful gemstone to attract new or deepen existing friendships.

Heart Chakra

Amazonite

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The calming energy of Amazonite can soothe the spirit and bring deep inner peace. Feelings of compassion and empathy can be heightened with Amazonite. It encourages peaceful and loving communication, as it helps one see both sides. However, it can also empower one to confidently express their thoughts and feelings, giving them the courage to move beyond fear or any perceived judgement from others. Amazonite is useful for helping one discover and develop one’s true identity as intuition is intensified. It strengthens one’s character and integrity, and can solve conflicts from within, and self-honouring decisions are always favoured. Wearing Amazonite can inspire one to pick up new good habits and routines, providing the self-discipline required to make improvements. It is believed to be a good luck stone, and can help present opportunities for prosperity, such as attracting new clients or generating ideas for new business ventures. Amazonite can motivate one to organize or tidy up their environment as the mind also declutters. Creativity can be boosted. It can help one overcome feelings of loneliness and dispel any negative thoughts.

Crown Chakra

Amethyst

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As with most of us, the real beauty of Amethyst goes far deeper than its physical appearance. It wields the connection between the Divine and physical world and can help one awaken to their true self, and deepen their connection to Spirit. It can strengthen one’s faith and encourage one to trust the pace and flow of their lives and surrender to what is and what’s to come. It can bring deep relaxation and is especially useful during prayer or meditation practices. Amethyst purifies the mind and can rid it from negative thoughts. Wearing Amethyst can help generate new ideas, increase imagination and creativity and help one work more efficiently and effectively. It can also help one become clear of their intentions and motivate them to take action. Amethyst can refine one’s thinking process and boost intelligence by improving mental focus. It can calm an overactive mind, reducing symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and hyperactivity in both adults and children. Amethyst works wonders on one’s emotional state. It can negate negative self-talk and soothe emotions, reducing symptoms of stress and anxiety. Wearing Amethyst can help heal old inner wounds and bring feelings of peace and harmony to the present moment. Amethyst is believed to bring protection as well as abundance and prosperity and has been used for centuries as a good luck charm. On the other hand, it can also help prevent overindulgence from negative habits and addictions, such as gambling, drinking and overspending. It is packed with positive energy! Amethyst can be worn to help relieve pain and tension in the body. It is also good for enjoying a restful sleep as it is believed to help reduce nightmares.

Throat Chakra

Aquamarine

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Aquamarine emits a very calming, cleansing energy that purifies the spirit, bringing peace, happiness and tranquility. It can calm the mind, and help one feel more relaxed. Aquamarine can cool down hot tempers and soothe feelings of overwhelm and stress. Aquamarine can bring clarity, focus and wisdom and help one see the truth in situations. It encourages one to connect with their higher self which can promote feelings of self-respect. Aquamarine stimulates one’s intelligence and is an excellent aid for intellectual pursuits and learning new skills or languages. All senses can be heightened by wearing or meditating with Aquamarine. Aquamarine’s loving and peaceful energy enhances compassion and tolerance and can strengthen bonds with others. Communication is often heartfelt and sincere when one wears Aquamarine. It can also give one courage to speak their truth during confrontation. It reduces feelings of loneliness and encourages commitment and fidelity in relationships.

Sacral Chakra

Aventurine - Sacral

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Aventurine is a prosperous stone. It promotes compassion and empathy in the wearer and encourages perseverance. Wear Aventurine to stabilize your state of mind and enhance creativity. It can calm anger and irritation and promotes feelings of well-being.

Solar Plexus Chakra

Calcite

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Calcite is a calcium carbonate mineral and can be found on every continent on this planet. If you are preparing for a fresh start or significant changes in any area of your life, Calcite is just what you need. Not only does it assist with increasing learning abilities, it also helps the wearer become able to see the bigger picture and align themselves with their life’s purpose. Because it is believed to be a useful teaching aid, it is great for students of all ages who may be learning new skills, languages, or need any kind of assistance with studying. If laziness and procrastination become an issue, wearing Calcite can inspire and motivate one to take action towards their goals, allowing them to become more productive. Calcite is believed to combat stress and fear and in turn, cleanse and transmute negative emotions, such as self-doubt, into positive ones. The wearer of Calcite believes anything is possible, and that allows them to feel empowered to accomplish anything on which they set their minds. Say goodbye to bad habits and negative patterns with Calcite. Wearing Calcite can strengthen knowledge and wisdom, intuition and increase or improve spirituality and connection to Divinity.

Solar Plexus Chakra

Chalcedony