Amazonite - Called the "Stone of Courage and Stone of Truth". This stone assists with communicating your truth. The stone absorbs potentially harmful effects from cell phones and microwaves. Assists with aiding good health in general. Aides in cell regeneration and healing after illness, trauma or injury. A soothing and calming stone and smooths out worries and fears.
Amber - Not technically a stone but fossilized resin. Balances emotions, clears the mind and releases negative energy. It helps to lower stress levels by aiding in clearing fears. The stone can aid with physical healing and pain relief. Can aid to soothe babies during teething times.
Amethyst – The “All Healer”, one of the most effective crystals for healing humans, animals and plants. Stimulates, soothes and brings balance. Protects against negative energies. Assists in curing insomnia and stimulates pleasant dreams. Balance, luck and prosperity. Boosts hormone production, stimulates nervous and glandular systems, immune system. Stabilizes pain from headaches and migraines.
Carnelian – Attracts, prosperity, good luck and new resources. Throat chakra, helps timid speakers become bold and eloquent. Assists with overcoming difficulties. Stimulates metabolism, and reproductive organs for both sexes. Assists in healing low back, arthritis, bones and ligaments. Aides in relief of depression. Great for detoxifying from alcohol and drugs, breaking bad habits, and improving health in general.
Chrysocolla - A communication stone, devoted to expression, empowerment and teaching. Discharges negative energies and calms. A stone of empowering feminine energy. A stone of the Goddess, forgiveness, peace, and compassion. "... a stone of wise women everywhere. Worn or carried, it helps older women to express their knowledge and experience through writing, painting, music, crafts or acting. It is a remarkable gift for first-time grandmothers and great-grandmothers to help balance their new caring role, and is a good stone for those who may feel nervous at home at night if living alone. [Eason, 231]"
Pyrite - As a talisman, Pyrite is a unique protector, drawing energy from the Earth through the physical body and into the aura creating a defensive shield against negative energies, environmental pollutants, emotional attack and physical harm. It energizes and immediately increases vitality. Supports the ideal of perfect health and well-being, drawing on universal energies to activate the nourishing energies of the body.
Rose Quartz – A soft feminine energy carrying compassion and peace. It speaks to the heart chakra dissolving emotional wounds, fears and resentments. Inspires love and beauty in self and others, stimulating imagination. Assists with the heart, circulatory system, kidneys and adrenals and feminine sexuality and reproduction.
RudrakshaSeed – A special seed coming from trees in Asia. Rudraksha seeds create a cocoon for your energy and a shield from negative energy. They are most commonly used in Malas for meditation and protection. Settles the mind, increases mental clarity, reduces stress and depression, frees the mind from negative thoughts and calms the nervous system. Assists with heart problems and lowers blood pressure.
Rudrani Seed – Coming from the special Rudrani tree. They are very rare, sacred, and said to be of great spiritual importance. They bring good luck and abundance to the wearer. The energy of these seeds embodies the energy of Shakti, the universal feminine. The rudrani seed increases the flow of positive energy to the wearer. Increases intuition, creativity, assists with conception and child birth.
Sandalwood – A fragrant, soothing and calming wood. Attracts positive subtle energies. It is an antidepressant. It can assist in healing cells, boosts the immune system in any healing process or to prevent illness.
Turquoise – A protector against all evils and injury due to falls. Happiness and good fortune. A stone of clear communication. A strengthening stone, assists the immune system, anti-inflammatory and detoxifying. Assists the function of brain, eyes, ears, neck and throat, as well as balance problems. Assists the respiratory system and is an efficient healer.
These are just some of the gemstones I use. I am constantly finding new and ethically sourced gemstones, beads, and unique materials.
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