Stones Meanings 2017-08-01T12:08:36+02:00

Stone Meanings

AGATE

Agate is one of the oldest healing stones in existence today. In ancient civilizations, it was used in the breastplates of armor to bring warriors strength and make them victorious in battle.  Agate jewelry is thought to be very protective and healing, making agate bracelets is the perfect amulet or talisman. This gemstone is also said to bring you courage, emotional strength and self-confidence. Agate Jewelry makes the perfect gift for both men and women because of the numerous healing energies of this gemstone.It rebalances and harmonizes the mind, body and spirit, making it the perfect piece to wear.Experience the energy of our agate stone jewelry by choosing the piece that is perfect for you.

AMAZONITE

Amazonite is also known as the ‘The Amazon Stone’. There are many old Brazilian legends about legendary female warriors known as the ‘Amazons’. According to legend, the ‘Amazons’ would gift green ‘amazonite’ stones to all of the men that would come to visit them. Amazonite is believed to have many metaphysical powers. Amazonite stones are also thought to have tremendous healing abilities.Amazonite carries a strong energy that is able to stimulate the better emotions and personality traits. It is said to balance masculine and feminine energy, and strengthen physical power. Amazonite is able to soothe all chakras, but if placed specially on the heart or throat chakra, it can enhance communications concerning love in one’s life. In addition, amazonite stimulates the artistic ability and creativity.

AVENTURINE

Aventurine is one of the most powerful gemstones for good luck, wealth and to manifest greater prosperity. Aventurine is a stone of optimism and carries a zest for life. It helps you to move forward with confidence in new situations, especially when it comes to circumstances like changes in your job, school or relationships. When you are going through large changes in your life, wearing one of our aventurine bracelets can help you feel more grounded during this time of change. Aventurine helps you to connect to the Earth, having a gentle grounding effect on your body. Aventurine jewelry can also encourage you to move your focus out of your head and into your heart, so that you can live your life to the fullest potential. This gemstone supports the heart and is connected to the heart chakra, stimulating the flow of life energy. Aventurine helps to cleanse and reinforce your emotions and heart chakra, helping you to become more present in your experiences. Aventurine stone jewelry can help you become more willing to heal so that you can move forward with your life. Wearing an aventurine stone bracelet can help infuse hope, optimism and joy into your everyday life. It will help you to remain heart-centered, so that you know in your heart that you are making the best choices for YOU.

AQUAMARINE 

Aquamarine jewelry resonates with the energy of the ocean, helping the wearer connect with the natural energy and spirit of the beautiful ocean. In ancient tales, Aquamarine was believed to be the treasure of mermaids. Sailors, and those who traveled by water, used this gemstone as a talisman for good luck, fearlessness and protection. It was also valued as a symbol of youth and eternal happiness. Today, many people who travel often by water, or live near water, keep aquamarine stones or aquamarine jewelry with them for protection and luck near water. Its soothing qualities make it a perfect companion for calming ones nerves.Wearing Aquamarine jewelry clears the mind and balances the emotions. It brings a soothing and calming energy that helps to create overall calmness and balance in your life.  Since this gemstone brings peace and calms an overactive mind, aquamarine is the perfect gemstone to meditate with as it can deepen your meditation state. It encourages a connection with the higher, spiritual self while strengthening personal power. An aquamarine bracelet can be worn for good health, luck and love. It helps to align all of the chakras, enhance the aura and promote verbal expression. Encouraging clarity of thought and intellectual growth, aquamarine bracelets make the perfect pieces for students of all kinds, stimulating their mind and promoting logic and reasoning.

AMBER

Amber is noted in metaphysics to give a soothing, light energy that is both calming and energizing at the same time. It is said to help manifest desires and heighten intellectual abilities, clarity of thought, and wisdom. It is reputed to cleanse its environment by drawing out negativity, and to relieve physical pain the same way. It is used mystically to bring the energies of patience, protection, psychic shielding, romantic love, sensuality, purification, balance, healing and calmness to those who wear or carry it. It is considered a good luck charm for love and marriage. Amber is excellent in crystal healing for inner child work and past life work. Amber is associated with the solar plexus chakra and sometimes the sacral chakra. Mystical lore says that amber is  beneficial for purifying the body, headaches, bone problems, heart problems, circulation, ears, hearing problems, endocrine system, fibromyalgia, intestinal/digestive disorders, kidney, bladder, lungs, and general healing purposes. Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information.

AMETHYST

Amethyst is a natural stress reliever that encourages inner strength and brings wealth and a strong business sense to its wearer. It is a crystal of spiritual growth and protection. It brings clarity of the mind to their owner and helps you to become more in tune with your feelings so that you get to know yourself on a much deeper level. Amethyst crystals repel negative energy and attract positive energy, making them a wonderful protection stone for the home. They have one of the strongest powers to rid your home of any negative influence.

AVENTURINE

Aventurine is one of the most powerful gemstones for good luck, wealth and to manifest greater prosperity. Aventurine is a stone of optimism and carries a zest for life. It helps you to move forward with confidence in new situations, especially when it comes to circumstances like changes in your job, school or relationships. When you are going through large changes in your life, wearing one of our aventurine bracelets can help you feel more grounded during this time of change. Aventurine helps you to connect to the Earth, having a gentle grounding effect on your body. Aventurine jewelry can also encourage you to move your focus out of your head and into your heart, so that you can live your life to the fullest potential. This gemstone supports the heart and is connected to the heart chakra, stimulating the flow of life energy. Aventurine helps to cleanse and reinforce your emotions and heart chakra, helping you to become more present in your experiences. Aventurine stone jewelry can help you become more willing to heal so that you can move forward with your life. Wearing an aventurine stone bracelet can help infuse hope, optimism and joy into your everyday life. It will help you to remain heart-centered, so that you know in your heart that you are making the best choices for YOU.

 

BLUE LACE AGATE

Blue Lace Agate is a gentle gemstone of communication, calming, clarity and stress relief. It is connected with the throat and crown chakra, helping to bring feelings of tranquility and alleviate anger and tension. When a blue lace agate bracelet touches your skin, its soothing and nurturing energies help to bring you peace of mind, relieving you of all your stress and worries. This gemstone is wonderful for those who have trouble expressing themselves, for fear of judgment from others. Wearing a piece of blue lace agate jewelry everyday can help them speak their thoughts and diminish their fear of public speaking or peer judgment. Wearing blue lace agate jewelry helps you to relax and maintain a calm demeanor, something that is so simple, yet overlooked in the midst of our busy lives.

 

BLUE LACE AGATE

Blue Lace Agate is a gentle gemstone of communication, calming, clarity and stress relief. It is connected with the throat and crown chakra, helping to bring feelings of tranquility and alleviate anger and tension. When a blue lace agate bracelet touches your skin, its soothing and nurturing energies help to bring you peace of mind, relieving you of all your stress and worries. This gemstone is wonderful for those who have trouble expressing themselves, for fear of judgment from others. Wearing a piece of blue lace agate jewelry everyday can help them speak their thoughts and diminish their fear of public speaking or peer judgment. Wearing blue lace agate jewelry helps you to relax and maintain a calm demeanor, something that is so simple, yet overlooked in the midst of our busy lives.

CORAL

Coral is of organic origin. Coral can be used to reconnect with nature and its variety of wonders. Coral also attracts love and prosperity, particularly red coral, which is a stone of passion. Creativity and optimism are also qualities that coral brings out. Emotionally, coral brings inner peace, strength, and understanding of purpose.

 

GARNET

Garnet is a stone of regeneration and energizing.It can boost the energy of an entire system and revitalize Garnet is a a stone that helps one realize and enjoy the pleasures of earthly incarnation.This includes enhancing sensuality, sexuality, and intimacy in a balanced fashion. Garnet is a symbol of health and passion that enhances energy and pleasure. It helps to move the chi and energy flow within the body, making a garnet bracelet a must have energy tool. Since Garnet is connected with the base or root chakra, wearing garnet jewelry or bracelets is very beneficial for those who often find themselves feeling ungrounded or lacking energy. Red Garnet jewelry, specifically, is also a wonderful gemstone tool to help you feel more secure, safe and to bring abundance. Wearing a garnet stone bracelet can help to alleviate feelings of fear, worry and panic so that you can feel more grounded and connected to yourself in the present moment.

HEMATITE

Hematite is a stone that is most commonly and most strongly used to ground or stabilize and for protection. It is used to bring mental organization and is very grounding and calming. It can help with original thinking, logical thinking, and mathematics, any type of thinking which requires significant mental organization.Emotionally, hematite decreases negativity. This  lowering of negativity can benefit by helping balance the body/mind/spirit connection.  It also is said to balance the meridians, boost self-esteem, and self-confidence. On an everyday level, carrying hematite stones or wearing a piece of jewelry helps to bring your dreams and aspirations into reality. By grounding you, and thus transforming your mindset into a more balanced and clear one, you are able to see what steps you need to take to make your dreams a reality. A hematite bracelet can also help you see the silver lining in any situation, making you see things in a more positive light.

JADE

Jade is a stone of the heart. It has a beneficial effect on all heart chakra related issues. So, of course, it can attract and enhance love of all kinds. It is also a stone of fidelity and generosity. It is also considered to be good for the physical heart and for emotional balance and stability. It is used in crystal healing for increasing self-reliance. Green Jade is also a wonderful gemstone for healing matters of the heart. Its color is pure heart chakra green. The energies of love, well-being and balance flow strongly through this gemstone, harmonizing and balancing the heart chakra. Jade jewelry and gemstones can be used to attract love and romance into your life by opening your heart to all types of love. Wearing a jade stone bracelet or necklace fosters the flow of chi, or life-force energy, throughout your entire body. Try wearing a piece of jade jewelry or carrying green jade stones while you are taking a hike or are out in nature. It will draw the Earth’s life-force energy from your surroundings to revitalize and recharge your aura. When you cannot be outside in nature, wearing a jade bracelet or holding jade stones can help bring the energy of the Earth and nature into your surroundings. This energy stimulates the flow of energy in the body to dissolve blockages and increase your physical energy. 

JASPER

Jasper is known metaphysically as a stone of gentleness, comfort, and relaxation. It is also a powerful protection stone in general and can be used in protection magic, in talismans and other places you want a strong but gentle protection. Jasper balances yin/yang energies. This is helpful in many areas of life and can bring healing, peace, and ease. Wearing a  jasper bracelet helps to focus the mind and calm your fears and worries, as it resonates with all the chakras. It is said to help remedy chronic health problems dealing with the body and the mind.

LABRADORITE

Labradorite clears and opens all the chakras, stimulating and magnifying your intention. It is a power gemstone that allows you to see through illusions to determine the actual tangible form of your dreams and goals. Wearing labradorite jewelry helps to stimulate your inner awareness, bringing you closer to self-discovery and self-fulfillment. A labradorite stone bracelet can help bring you closer to unfolding your true-life purpose and discovering your true divine destiny. It helps to unify the mind, body and spirit so that your whole energy can work in harmony to help achieve your dreams and goals. 

LAZURITE

Lazurite is traditionally a stone of royalty. When ever I think of it, the Lazurite around the eyes of King Tut’s mask comes to mind. Truly royal! Lazurite is said to help create and maintain a connection between the physical and celestial planes, creating a strong spiritual connection. This may be related to its property of assisting in contact with guardian spirits. Lazurite is a manifestation stone. It is also an excellent meditation stone. Meditating on a goal or quality you wish to manifest can bring this strong manifestation energy in. It is also a powerful crystal for positive or white magic.

MALACHITE

Malachite is a stone of transformation. Whether the transformation is demonstrated on this plane as balancing pure love and one’s well-being, protection, or spiritual evolution, it brings positive transformation again and again. Malachite also assists in making these transformational changes with a gentleness of the heart, easing the transition from one state to the other. Malachite is a stone of good fortune and prosperity / abundance, too. This is a facet of transforming a  physical or mental state of lack into abundance. It can also assist this by bringing productive and lucrative work or career into play. This can bring great self-confidence and success. Malachite is also a very protective stone, being especially helpful for general protection, protection from evil, protection during pregnancy and childbirth, and protection for children. It is also an excellent protection stone during the travel. As a stone of transformation, malachite helps with spiritual evolution. Meditation or intentional use of this stone in spiritual practices can bring along heightened and pervasive spiritual growth. This releases energy blockages formed in the mind / body / spirit that have been entangled with the lessons of growth. This spiritual growth and evolution brings wisdom as it progresses. Malachite is one of the most powerful gemstones for protection against negative energies. It fills your auric field with positive vibrations and strengthens your natural energetic field, protecting you from all negative energies. Wearing a malachite bracelet or carrying malachite gemstones helps to facilitate the release of negative experiences so that you can begin to heal from them and regain hope.

NEPHRITE

Nephrite today is believed to be a stone of dreams. It is thought that it can bless whatever it touches. Depending on the actual color of the gem, it can possess a variety of powers.Nephrite is especially popular throughout Asia for use in talismans, amulets and especially cameos.

 

OAK WOOD

The Celtic meaning of the oak tree deals with symbolic themes of durability, purity and constancy. Symbolic meaning of the oak tree is life, wisdom, nobility, power, heritage, strength.In addition to representing qualities related to power and durability, the oak tree was considered a bearer of good luck, fertility, potency, healing.

 

ONYX

Onyx is a gemstone of inner strength and protection. It is believed to be one of the most important healing gemstones in existence, making onyx jewelry very beneficial to wear. Black Onyx works to enhance your endurance and persistence, helping you to power through even the most dreary and unpleasant tasks. Wearing an onyx bracelet can help to energetically boost the retention of information, empowering your mind and increasing your attention to detail—making onyx jewelry especially beneficial for students to wear while studying! Black Onyx jewelry is highly protective, helping to shield the mind and body from negative, harmful and electromagnetic energy—making it the perfect base gemstone for all our Protection onyx bracelets and necklaces. It facilitates the release of negativity, stress, and anxiety, and even can help relieve feelings of depression. Wearing an onyx stone bracelet also helps to calm your fears, leaving you feeling much more secure and stable. Black Onyx helps to calm excessive energies—such as stress, anxiety, nervousness and hot tempers—helping to relieve stress and replace this with positive energy. Black Onyx stone jewelry can also help you to build up your physical strength, encouraging you to maintain your personal energy instead of allowing it to dissipate. Wearing a black onyx bracelet throughout your workday, and even through your workout, helps you to remain focused on achieving your goals and finishing your projects. It is an excellent gemstone for body builders, as it encourages you to stay with your program and facilitates a sense of satisfaction when you reach your goals—regardless of how modest they may be. Black Onyx also helps you to control, focus and direct your motivation and willpower to increase and magnify your personal power.

PEARLS

The pearl is the oldest known gem in existence, and for many centuries, it has been considered one of the most valuable gems. According to ancient records, the oldest pearl was worn by a Persian queen in 4300 BC.They give purity and promote faith, charity, and integrity, truth and loyalty. They especially enhance personal integrity. They help one connect with the Goddess, the ultimate feminine energy, and bring love energy. Pearls and pearl jewelry are considered the bringers of light, beauty and love. They also help you to become aware and conscious of the problems that we carry around with us. Wearing a pearl bracelet connects you with the energy of innocence and helps you to see life through the eyes of compassion.

 PINK QUARTZ

Rose quartz is often called the “Love Stone.” Rose Quartz is the stone of unconditional love that opens your heart to all types of love—love for yourself, love for your partner, children, family, friends, community, the love of everything on Earth. Meditating holding rose quartz stones or wearing rose quartz stone jewelry surrounds you in a bubble of love energy, activating the heart chakra and filling your body with positive energy. Love is the most powerful energy of all, making Rose Quartz one of the most beneficial gemstones to wear for healing. In the psychic and spiritual realms, rose quartz is often used to attract love, for love spells and charms. It is also used to ease the process of transition in dying to make the transition gentle and surrounded by the unconditional love of the Divine. Rose quartz can also be helpful for dream recall and dream work. Rose quartz is used to raise self-esteem and a strong sense of self-worth. Its loving energies teach us to apply this love to ourselves and thereby find ourselves more worthy.

PINK QUARTZ

Rose quartz is often called the “Love Stone.” Rose Quartz is the stone of unconditional love that opens your heart to all types of love—love for yourself, love for your partner, children, family, friends, community, the love of everything on Earth. Meditating holding rose quartz stones or wearing rose quartz stone jewelry surrounds you in a bubble of love energy, activating the heart chakra and filling your body with positive energy. Love is the most powerful energy of all, making Rose Quartz one of the most beneficial gemstones to wear for healing. In the psychic and spiritual realms, rose quartz is often used to attract love, for love spells and charms. It is also used to ease the process of transition in dying to make the transition gentle and surrounded by the unconditional love of the Divine. Rose quartz can also be helpful for dream recall and dream work. Rose quartz is used to raise self-esteem and a strong sense of self-worth. Its loving energies teach us to apply this love to ourselves and thereby find ourselves more worthy.

SANDALWOOD

One of the oldest incense materials, Sandalwood has been in use for at least 4,000 years. It is one of the most calming incenses and therefore is one of the preferred ones for meditation. It calms the mind, enhances mental clarity, and aids in the opening of the Third Eye. Its scent is said to transform desires, and also to bring emotional balance. The aroma increases devotion and combined properly can help transmute sexual energy for those who are practicing celibacy.

SMOKY QUARTZ

Smoky Quartz is one of the most powerful grounding gemstones that help connect you to the energy of the Earth. It helps you to keep your feet on the ground and remain balanced in any situation. Even the most scattered individuals can become fully functional and collected by wearing smoky quartz jewelry or carrying smoky quartz stones. Wear a smoky quartz bracelet to stimulate and balance all your chakras, specifically focusing on cleansing the root chakra to ground you. It is grounding in a very uplifting way, providing a more subtle energy than other grounding gemstones like Hematite. Smoky Quartz stone jewelry is also particularly effective in removing negative energy from your body and protecting you from negative and harmful energies that may reside in your environment. It helps to remove any mental and physical blockages, relieving pain, anger and resentment. Smoky Quartz jewelry brings a high level of energy, working to transmute and absorb all negative energy from the body. It is a very beneficial healing gemstone for pain relief, because it carries a strong connection to the Earth.

SODALITE

Sodalite is a stone of logic, rationality, and efficiency. It is helpful for work in groups and stimulates thought. Sodalite is a stone that is good for healing breaches in communication. It is a stone of truth, and brings this to all communications. It is called a Poet’s Stone. It can help end arguments or other disagreements. It is particularly useful for honesty of emotions and love. It increases intelligence, knowledge and learning, and can unite the logical with the spiritual. Physically it is said in folklore and crystal healing to be beneficial for the glands, diabetes, digestive system, lymphatic cancer, relieving insomnia, and decreasing calcium deficiency. It is also used in crystal healing for quicker relief  of head colds.  Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information. Sodalite is associated with the throat and brow chakras. Sodalite bracelets and jewelry encourages you to be true to your self and stand up for your beliefs, encouraging self-expression. It strengthens confidence, self-worth and self-esteem, helping you to trust your own judgment and not question your decisions in everyday life. Wearing a sodalite stone bracelet can also help you achieve emotional balance, facilitating the release of old wounds and patterns that no longer serve you.

TIGER’S EYE

Tiger’s Eye is a stone of protection that is also very stabilizing and grounding.  It enhances integrity, willpower,  self-confidence, practicality and correct use of  power. It is a stone that enhances good luck, and brings prosperity, often in the form of money. Tiger’s eye is also a very protective stone which is especially protective during travel.Wearing Tiger’s Eye jewelry energizes the body, rebalancing it on all levels. A Tiger’s Eye bracelet lends you the courage, strength, will and personal power that you need to go after your dreams. Golden Tiger’s Eye combines the energy of the Earth with the energy of the Sun, bringing grounding and optimistic energies. It helps you to see the positive in any situation, making a Tiger’s Eye bracelet the perfect accessory to wear every day. It is also known as a gemstone of protection, especially for travelers. Tiger’s Eye bracelets and jewelry bring good luck, prosperity and wealth to its wearer. In ancient times, this healing gemstone was used as a talisman against bad luck and curses and worn to attract abundance. A Golden Tiger’s Eye stone bracelet is also a powerful Solar Plexus chakra stone, which is extremely helpful in manifesting ideas and desires into reality, giving you the courage to make big changes in your life. It also helps your personal power and give you a little creative boost when you are feeling creatively blocked or drained.

TURQUOISE

Turquoise is a powerful crystal for relieving stress. It’is a gemstone of well-being, a Master Healing stone, that helps to strengthen and heal the entire body. It is believed to be the energetic bridge between Heaven and Earth. Native American cultures believe that Turquoise and turquoise stone jewelry helps to connect the mind to the infinite possibilities of the universe. Turquoise jewelry holds the vibration of Mother Earth, emitting energies of love and healing, helping you to believe in yourself. It works to align and protect all the chakras, which strengthens the overall body in the process. Wearing a turquoise bracelet stimulates and harmonizes the throat chakra, making communication and the articulation of your thoughts much easier to come about. It helps to release old beliefs and vows, so that you can express yourself more freely, calming your nerves while speaking in public. Turquoise stones also bring calming, uplifting energies, making it a very beneficial gemstone for children’s rooms, your home office or living and family rooms. If you are looking for a wealth cure, place your turquoise stones in your money area.  If you are going through some tough or challenging times in your relationships, try placing a few turquoise stones in your bedroom.

TOURMALINE

Tourmaline is a stone that can increase flexibility, happiness, hope, objectivity, compassion and serenity. It also enhances tolerance and understanding. It is a stone that is very helpful for channeling. Tourmaline is also a very protecting stone. It is called the Poet’s Stone. Tourmaline is often associated with the heart chakra, particularly watermelon tourmaline, where it opens one to accept love.

 

VOLCANIC LAVA

Volcanic LAVA is the solidification of molten lava, which is an igneous volcanic rock produces from intense heat conditions. Basalt helps to give stability during times of change. Basalt helps one cleanse away from anger and gives guidance and understanding. It helps provides emotional tranquillity, stability and patience. This stone gives the wearer the flow of creativity. It has protective and negativity reflective capabilities. Since basalt was once molten lava, it has the power of fire within. One drawn to basalt may need some fire her energy into their life.