- Beginners Guide
- Selecting Crystals for Personal Use
- Cleansing Crystals and Gemstones
- Birthstone Guide
- Healing By Stone
- Healing by Symptom
- Short Alphabetical Index of Healing Gem Stones
Abalone is considered by ancient civilizations to be a gift from the sea, connecting and healing to the heart.
Agate is a very powerful healing stone that emits energy of strength, power and courage. Agate has a cleansing and stabilizing effect on the body.
Amazonite brings clarity, balance and insight and is soothing to the nerves.
Amber promotes a sunny, carefree and optimistic attitude. It enhances motivation, drive and stimulates happiness. Believed to increase strength and attract success, amber has a soothing effect on the body.
Amethyst is a stone of spirituality and contentment. It has the ability to absorb negative energy while emitting positive energy. It is considered a stone of wisdom as it increases ones psychic awareness. Amethyst is worn to enhance intuition, inspire creativity and encourage peace and stability.
Ametrine is a mixture of amethyst and citrine. Helps one to reach higher states of awareness, leading to peace, tranquility and balance. Facilitates in removing negative energy blocks in the body and replaces them with pure light.
Apatite is a stone of health, clarity and peace, it promotes the attitude that one's strength and willpower comes through love.
Aquamarine clears the mind and balances the emotions while strengthening personal power. It encourages a connection with the higher and spiritual self. Worn for good health, luck and love.
Aventurine-Green is nurturing to the heart and brings joy and acceptance. Evokes a positive attitude and a state of well-being.
Aventurine-Red inspires creativity and encourages balance and personal power.
Azurite has a purifying quality on the body and is worn to strengthen the mind and sharpen one's will. It promotes goodness, creativity and self confidence and helps to determine illusion vs. reality. Excellent to wear while studying and is good for communication, transformation and intuition.
Bloodstone is worn to lengthen life, attract wealth, strengthen confidence and increase physical strength.
Blue Ray Blue has the power to cleanse the mind, calm the soul, and balance mental functions. It encourages self expression.
Carnelian brings good luck and opportunity, awakens talents within and encourages creative visualization. It provides protection and was referred as the protection stone to warriors. Carnelian dispels apathy, helps to increase motivation, energy and endurance. It is a stone of strength, self-worth and satisfaction and helps to open doors while bringing joy, confidence and happiness.
Charoite assists in grounding the spiritual self and awakens intellect. It aligns the energy of love in the heart and the higher spiritual dimensions of the crown chakra together.
Citrine does not hold negative energy, rather is dissipates and transmutes energy. Citrine is referred to as the "merchant stone" because it helps to acquire prosperity. It is great for problem solving as it energizes and strengthens the solar plexus. It is a stone of happiness, openness, light, optimism and fresh beginnings. It also helps with depression.
Fluorite stabilizes the mind and emotions. Helps to align with the universe, releasing any negative energy that holds one back from being peaceful.
Garnet is a stone of health and energy. It is a lucky stone for love, success and popularity. Helps to move the chi and energy flow in the body and stimulates physical activity. Garnet is known as the "stone of health" because it dissolves emotional blockages in the body.
Green Ray Green represents abundance, renewal, growth and nature. It is a harmonizing, balancing and calming color. Green is a healing color that gives healing energy to the heart.
Green Tourmaline possesses a masculine energy that is filled with compassion.
Hematite grounds energy and encourages focus and original thinking. It assists in balancing the mind, body and spirit. Hematine helps to enhance endurance and strengthen memory. It is protective, calming and cleansing to the body and is a strengthening stone that helps the wearer connect to the earth, leaving them feeling safe, secure and grounded.
HEMATITE helps one
sort out things in ones own mind, and can be
useful for a mental "tune up". It
helps memory enhancement, original thinking and
technical knowledge. Good stone for IT
A calming stone, but
also offers support for your hopes, dreams,
wishes and desires, by encouraging you to "reach
for the sun". Hematite reminds you that
the only limitations that exist are those that
you place upon yourself.
Hematite Keywords: Mental attunement, memory, calming, balance, focusing energy and emotions, peace, inner happiness, and transforming negativity.
Hessonite strengthens self-confidence and encourages one to reach for their dreams. Iolite attracts friends and releases an energy of leadership and self-confidence. It helps the wearer to take charge of their life and broaden their perspective, leading to success in their endeavors.
Iolite also helps to eliminate debt by encouraging the wearer to take responsibility on how to manage finances.
Jade is considered a powerful lucky charm. Jade is believed to improve vitality and is associated with wisdom, peace and harmony.
Jasper (red) is a nurturing and healing gemstone. It stimulates physical energy, vitality and circulation and has a stabilizing effect on the body.
Kyanite encourages the wearer to be all they can be. It is good for uplifting one's mood and encourages a state of bliss by allowing the wearer to express happiness. Kyanite also calms the throat chakra which is the center of expression on the body. It helps to clear energy blockages and align the chakras.
Labradorite clears and opens the crown chakra by stimulating the wearer's intuition.
Lapis Lazuli is believed to have existed since "before time was born". It is a stone of wisdom, awareness and perfection. Is worn to make the wearer more aware and to encourage a state of serenity.
Lepidolite assists in the transformation of less significant spiritual ideals to the universal energies of hope, light and acceptance. A stone of transition, Lepidolite refreshes, expanding the ability to love and draw love to the wearer, allowing them to communicate more easily. It helps one break from old patterns and allows for smooth passage during change.
Malachite is a stone of transformation. Malachite assists in clearing and cleansing all chakras. It is an overall healing stone that stimulates and balances the heart and throat chakras. It facilitates the release of negative experiences so one can heal and regain hope. It is very inspiring, purifying and compassionate and attracts love by opening the heart.
Moonstone assists with greater clarity and light while opening doors to one's inner capabilities. It is considered a talisman for good fortune and success as it helps the wearer to see all possibilities and discard tunnel vision. Moonstone stimulates confidence and is worn by travelers for protection. It is also believed to increase fertility and honors the energy of the moon.
Moss Agate is worn to attract new friends, wealth and happiness. Helps to make the wearer extremely lucky. It also strengthens the immune system and brings overall balance to the body.
Obsidian: Clarity, deflecting negativity, protection, healing. It can help to prevent negative energy
from effecting you, and also help keep
your thoughts from turning negative.
(emotionally beating yourself up?) It is
also a very grounding stone, and helps eliminate the anxiety that some people feel when they think others are judging them.
Onyx: Self-control, decision making, intuition, recognition of personal strengths. Black Onyx will keep you on the right course by strengthening your will and determination, helping you to speak your truth, and stand by your convictions.
Enhances self mastery, steadfastness, and determination, setting ones mind to a task. It is grounding stone and can be used to deflect or absorb the negativity of others, and in that way is a good stone for protection from negative forces and influences.
Excellent stone for initiating the process of centering and alignment of the total person with a Higher Power. It helps us to absorb whatever energy we need from the Universe.
Orange Ray Orange represents confidence, joy and enthusiasm. A color that is sociable, creative and fun, orange is self assured, cheerful and independent.
Peridot is an excellent stone for cleansing, healing and aligning the heart chakra. It releases energy of softness and warmth and is nurturing to the wearer.
Pink Tourmaline promotes love, joy, peace, friendship and spirituality. Allows the wearer to trust in the power of love.
Purple Ray Purple represents transformation, creativity and spiritual awareness. It is a protective, wise and a royal color. Purple is associated with intuition and the mystical side of life.
Pyramid Shaped Stones - The three sided triangle shape of a pyramid amplifies, protects and assists in focusing energy. It is also symbolic of the trinity of mind, body and spirit.
Quartz Crystal (clear) is a stone of manifestation that energizes and activates the energy centers within the body. It helps the wearer to think clearly, allowing them to focus and become clear about their dreams and desires. Assisting with spiritual development, quartz crystal assists in removing blockages in the body so energy can flow smoothly.
Rose Quartz is a stone of love that helps to open the heart and connect to the energy of love. It is rejuvenating to both the physical and emotional body and assists the wearer to remain present, calm and peaceful.
Rutilated Quartz is an energy enhancer because it enhances the energy of other stones aroundit. It stimulates movement while aligning mind and body. The Egyptians believed that it helps to fend off the effects of aging. Rutilated quartz contains thin threads of minerals that are referred to as "angel threads." Because it contains angel threads, it is believed to attract angels to the wearer.
Smokey Quartz is a stone that helps to ground and connect the wearer to the earth, allowing them to keep their feet on the ground and remain balanced. It assists in removing mental and emotional blockages, relieving pain and dispersing negativity from the body. It is worn for emotional support and helps to dissolve anger and resentment.
Sugilite is a stone of openness, spirituality and psychic awareness. It fortifies our sixth sense by integrating psychic abilities with everyday life. Sugilite helps the wearer to believe in themselves and increases their ability to stay committed in both personal and work relationships. It is a very magical stone. Sunstone is healing to the body during times of high stress and serious illness.
Sunstone promotes a sunny and positive attitude, encourages self-worth and self-esteem. It also enhances motivation and drive by adding extra energy to the physical body.
Tiger's Eye makes me think of the qualities of the Tiger. Patient, focused, determined, alert, with perfect timing and slow, deliberate actions. This is Tiger Eyes gift to you. Excellent grounding stone! If you need to make some changes in your life, this is the stone for you! Promotes balance and strength to get through difficult phases of life; relieves doubt and bestows decision making with vision and clarity. Helps one to be practical in the here and now.
Tourmaline balances female and male energies within the body. It is a powerful healer that helps to let go of pain and uncertainty by assisting in balancing the heart chakra.
Turquoise is a master healing stone that helps to strengthen the entire body. It is often called the "stone of health." Turquoise helps to sooth the throat and nervous system. It promotes health, peace and inner calm and is worn for communication, luck and love.
Unakite is worn to assist the wearer in unlocking blockages to help them deal with issues of the past so they can live in the present, in the now. It is a stone of leadership that encourages growth, gentleness and love.
Yellow Ray Yellow represents happiness, clarity and sunlight. A stimulating, joyous and intelligent color, yellow is optimistic, confident and full of self esteem.