Come discover the powerful, magical qualities of the crystals and gemstones that we weave into Whispering Stones Jewelry.
Since ancient times, people have worn gemstones on their bodies and placed them in their homes to receive the benefits of their unique and varied healing qualities. Turns out, each variety of stone has its own personality and set of vibrational characteristics that help us live more powerfully, clearly, and joyfully.
Take amethyst, for example. This gorgeous purple stone is felt by many to foster spiritual growth and protection. Citrine, a glowing golden gem within the same macrocrystalline quartz family, is said to elevate imagination, creativity and personal manifestation. Yet another famous “cousin,” rose quartz, possesses a clear, positive energy that stimulates love for oneself and others. The numerous and varied properties of the stones reflect the unique individuals they are delighted to support.
Whispering Stones Jewelry weaves these magical, mystical properties of the stones together in just the right arrangement to support your life, your health and your unique spirit.
Learn more about the power of the stones
Balance, strength and grounding. Calming and stabilizing, agate fosters courage and confidence.
Agate is recognized for helping you “go with the flow” in life and wreathing the inevitable ups and downs with strength and courage. Very calming and soothing, it’s a great choice to assist with healing, protection and grounding. Interestingly, it is also known to enhance creativity and stimulate the intellect. Agate comes in a dazzling array of colors and types including blue lace agate, fire agate, crazy lace agate, moss and tree agate.
Harmony, peace, healthy boundaries, connecting heart to voice!
A stone referenced in ancient times, Amazonite was used over 4,000 years ago in Egypt. It is a harmonious stone that increases self-acceptance and encourages us to see the perspectives of others, as a path to working together. It promotes peace and allows truth to come to the surface –uniting us with the various aspects of ourselves and with others. In this way, it is excellent for bringing consciousness to the forefront in both dreams and meditation. Amazonite promotes speaking your truth diplomatically and effectively, helps quell the fear of conflict and encourages setting and holding healthy boundaries- with ourselves and with others.
Amazonite is a stone of courage and hope believed to be named after legendary Amazon women warriors. By helping you recognize and speak your truth with clarity, amazonite is also an excellent manifestation stone. It is excellent in helping you communicate higher truths and higher knowledge learned. On the physical side, Amazonite is said to help with healing from trauma or injury, with arthritis, gout, hair loss and also aids in balancing the thyroid and adrenals.
Healing, protecting and cleansing. Increases vitality. Helpful with psychic protection and purifying negative energy.
Amber is not a stone, but organic material that is actually fossilized botanical resin with a hardness of 2-2.5. It ranges from yellow to brown to reddish brown and transparently displays plants and insects. Astonishingly, it can be up to 120 million years old. Baltic amber, consider by many to be the finest available, is resin formed from conifer trees that date back 30-60 million years. Far from a recent discovery, amber pieces were crafted into jewelry by the ancient Egyptians some 4500 years ago. It has also been found in rosary beads dating from the Middle Ages.
Amber is said to increase inner radiance by carrying a light energy or life force which some have termed “solidified sunlight.” Many believe it carries a solar energy that is good for health, warmth, wellbeing and vitality, making it an ideal companion for those recovering from an illness, one who needs more energy or anyone suffering from seasonal light deprivation. Amber is said to purify negative or stagnant energy while it cleanses and heals the energy field. Because amber encourages warmth and is said to improve short-term memory, it may be especially good for the elderly.
This wonderful material is also believed to increase courage and personal power and strength, making it a great companion for those seeking to manifest their dreams.
Spiritual expansion, protection and purification. Amethyst enhances your divine connection.
Amethyst can help you open the door to spiritual expansion, protection, and communication with guides and angels. It can clear negative energy, stimulate the intellect and can be a wonderful aid in meditation. Amethyst is also said to facilitate brain function and has a high sweet energy. It’s a delightful stone for a spiritual being having a physical experience.
Optimism, wisdom, protection, prosperity, flow
Ammonites are actually fossils that are millions of years old, dating back before the dinosaurs. It is said that these “stones” radiate optimism from the earth itself, bringing luck as well as prosperity in all things. A very spiritual stone, ammonites can be used to assist one in finding the proper way down the coiled, spiral spiritual pathway to one’s center.
Ammonites have a protective energy and add stability and enhance flow. Due to the fact that ammonites and ammolites were once living beings, they are connected to Akasha, the fifth element.
Aqua Aura Quartz
Aqua aura is a stone of spiritual elevation that encourages gratitude, abundance and peace
Aqua aura is a wonderful blend of nature and science (clear quartz treated with pure gold atoms at high temperatures leaving a lasting radiant color) and has a high, intense vibration that is spiritually protective. Aqua Aura is a stone of spiritual elevation that allows us to raise our vibration and encourages us to speak our truth with compassion. This lovely stone assists us in releasing anger, anxiety and fear. It can sooth and repair the aura and release negativity as it activates the energy of other stones. Aqua aura has a soothing, high intense energy that promotes abundance and gratitude, peace and wellbeing.
Aqua aura shares a number of properties of aquamarine, encouraging us to speak your inner truth, while it soothes and calms the emotional body. It is excellent for divine communication and can enhance meditation.
Connecting to higher realms, developing psychic abilities and clear thinking.
Aura Quartz is the result of the union of nature and science: it is created by treating clear quartz with a variety of precious metal atoms. Several types of aura quartz are the result and are typically named after their colors. Each type carries a high vibration and can assist in developing latent psychic talents or in connecting to your Higher Self, spirit guides, angels and others. All are spiritually protective.
Angel Aura Quartz results when clear quartz meets platinum or silver atoms. This is an iridescent clear stone of beauty, inner peace and spiritual awareness with a high, intense vibration that connects with the angelic realms.
Imperial Gold Quartz is created when clear quartz points are bonded with atomized iron and titanium, resulting in a beautiful orange iridescent color. It is said to connect the heart and solar plexus chakras, for a pleasing balance of love and manifestation. Imperial Gold Quartz can empower your sense of co-creation, generosity and altruistic motivation.
Tanzan Aura Quartz is created when clear quartz points are permanently bonded with atomized indium, niobium and gold, resulting in a beautiful blue/purple iridescent color, similar to tanzanite. This variety is amazing for developing latest psychic talents and communication. On the mental level, it is said to support clear thinking and memory, as well as unifying both hemispheres of the brain. A wonderful awakening stone.
Emphasizing Divine Feminine qualities, aquamarine gently supports your expression of truth and compassion.
Aquamarine is a stone of release. It has been known to be a gateway to the Divine Feminine, and can assist in releasing old patterns that no longer serve. It can help cool your emotions, help you speak your highest truth, and empower you as it calms and soothes. It promotes compassionate, yet truthful communication.
Prosperity, imagination and optimism
Green aventurine is a wonderful stone that is said to reduce stress, increase confidence, fire up imagination and enhance prosperity. This is a happy stone, giving the wearer a zeal for life and assisting them in taking even challenging situations in stride. Aventurine is also great for healing as it infuses life force and increases energy, with a special emphasis on the heart and circulation. A combination of water and earth elements, aventurine enhances renewal of physical growth, release of old patterns and renewed hope, optimism and joy.
A prosperity stone, aventurine is a great addition to promote abundance or “luck”. It is a very heart centered stone that also aids in relationship issues.
Frequency of 3rd eye chakra that heals, calms and clarifies
Azurite is an exceptional conductor of energy and a wonderful representative of the blue ray that penetrates and moves energy, calming stress levels within the system and strengthening the astral and etheric bodies. Malachite of the green ray facilitates a deep healing force. It may also be used to cleanse the subconscious of emotionally charged thoughts or negative feelings, and may facilitate past life exploration. It can help reign in the ego allowing one to sense the truth more easily and opens the door to the universal connection to “All.” Azurite-Malachite’s combined energy is highly excellent for meditation. It facilitates a deep journey without fear.
Azurite-Malachite is a combination of two wonderful stones that appears and is packed with wonderful healing energy. A sacred stone in ancient Egypt, it is said to be linked to the lost city of Atlantis as well. This stone carries the exact frequency of the 3rd eye chakra, making it a stone of insight that enhances our development of psychic powers and inner vision. With the wonderful combination of the blue and green rays, azurite-malachite is an excellent stone for students of all ages- helping assimilate new information with clarity and focus.
Blue Lace Agate
Blue lace agate opens the throat chakra faciliating truthful and loving communication
Blue lace agate is a wonderful stone that opens the throat chakra, connecting our communication with higher guidance. In this way, it is said to help in more discerning and effective communication, especially for those who have trouble speaking up or making themselves heard. (Conversely, it can also help those who speak before thinking, and those who talk too much.) Also calm and uplifting, blue lace agate fosters peace and tranquility- essential in difficult and emotional situations. It is considered a stone of the peacemaker that helps you think diplomatically on your feet.
For those who are continually speaking in their professions- such as teachers, lecturers and presenters—blue lace agate can assist in effective and clear communication. In addition, while blue lace agate can enhance the confidence to speak your truth, it can also help with the clarity to hold it unwavering in your thoughts. As such, this is a great companion for positive affirmations! Like other agates, it is slow and steady in helping us make progress. On the physical side, it is said to soothe sore throats, laryngitis, thyroid problems, stress and headaches.
Carnelian promotes creativity, energy, courage and passion.
Carnelian carries life force that enhances the creative and sexual energy and personal will. For those seeking confidence, courage, power and passion, carnelian increases a zest for living. It can help overcome procrastination making it a great stone to wear when taking a leap of faith, working on something creative or setting a new course. It is also said to strengthen energy and vitality. A powerful stone if you want to manifest your highest goals and dreams.
Peaceful stone that encourages compassion and flow
Chrysocolla is wonderful for bringing peace, increasing wisdom and discernment. This stone also promotes level headedness, clear thought and a neutral, cool attitude during rough times. It can also be used to decrease nervousness and irritability. A peaceful stone of the Goddess, it encourages compassion, forgiveness and strengthening of character.
Chrysocolla is also a stone of prosperity that can stimulate the mind and relax emotions at the same time. This stone is also known for its healing properties- it is said to strengthen the immune system, help with infections, and lower blood pressure and hot emotions.
Connects the heart to the will, awakening compassion and abundance
Chrysophase, one of the rarest and most valuable types of chalcedony, has been used as a gemstone in ancient Greece as far back as 400 BC. Its green color comes from nichel inclusions. A perfect example of the green ray, chrysophase is gem that connects the heart to the will, helping you awaken the hearts of others. It has a strong healing energy and is very connected to nature spirits and Mother Earth. Chrysophase encourages truth, compassion, courage and lends emotional support to the heart—allowing you to forgive yourself and others. (As an aside, it is an excellent stone for those who are working to heal from abuse, breaking the cycle for future generations.)
Besides being a stone of the heart, chrysophase is also a stone of abundance and prosperity that interestingly is said to also attract love. Its vibration connects to the abundant energy and love of All That Is encouraging joy, health, growth and promise. Finally, chrysophase is said to be a stone of youth—ideal for encouraging a youthful spirit, outlook, energy and optimism, regardless of age.
Imagination, optimism, personal will and abundance.
Citrine is a stone of creativity and imagination. It reminds us of the love and support of the universe --making it an excellent ally when overcoming difficult situations. Citrine supports physical strength and energy while it magnifies personal will, increases mental clarity, creativity, optimism and happiness.
There are two types of citrine on the market--- natural citrine, which is a smoky golden color, and heat treated citrine, which is actually amethyst heated to high temperatures resulting in a brighter yellow-orange color. Both have wonderful properties that can assist you in using your imagination to translate your dreams and goals into tangible reality. Natural citrine is wonderful for manifestation, helping one overcome obstacles and difficulties along the path. Heat treated citrine brings a glowing light energy to the aura and encourages optimism and releasing negativity on the way to creating your vision.
On the physical side, natural citrine is said to enhance stamina, energy and proper metabolism. Heat treated citrine is said to be good for digestive issues and supports weight loss.
Clearing, protective, healing and supportive of spiritual growth
Clear Quartz is a great grounding stone. It fills your aura with light, clearing and protecting you from negativity. It can promote healing, spiritual awareness and growth, can be programmed to your intention, and also amplifies the properties of other stones.
Rutilated Quartz, clear quartz found with “rutiles” (string like remnants of other minerals ranging in color from silver to gold to red and brown) activates the higher mind and grounds light energy. It’s a wonderful stone for encouraging follow-through and helping you maintain mental focus and clarity. It also nourishes telepathy and creative inspiration, as it brings a joyful vibration to the energy field.
Tourmalined Quartz is a combination of clear quartz and tourmaline (typically black) and is a amazing stone for psychic protection and energetic cleansing. It washes the aura and surrounds the wearer in light, which leads to more calm and joyful feelings. Since the combination of minerals opens to the full spectrum of light vibrations, tourmalined quartz is great for enhancing physical health and wellbeing.
Grounding, balancing, integration, strength, manifestation and courage!
Hematite has been called the preeminent grounding stone. A mineral form of iron oxide, it is a naturally softer stone; it is typically crushed and reconstituted with a binding agent into matte or shiny beads and other shapes. It is very effective in grounding, protecting and bringing your body-mind-spirit into alignment.
Physically and mentally, hematite is said to encourage vitality, courage, energy, mental focus, clarity, concentration and drive. Emotionally, it improves confidence and willpower and is a great aid for manifesting a higher purpose through our physical existence. Spiritually, it is excellent for drawing negativity away, and balancing both the yin-yang and the aura. An invaluable ally in shining our soul light into this world.
A great clutter-clearing stone that breaks block and calms
Howlite is a stone of awareness that can assist us in accessing the wisdom of our Higher Self. It can also be used in meditation to clear the clutter of emotional pain or attachments from this life or from a past life. As such, it is a great stone for dispelling anger, resentment, stress, selfishness and anxiety. Contrastingly, it is wonderful for breaking blocks to creativity, encouraging an end to procrastination and enhancing focus and self-expression. Finally, howlite is a calming stone that aids in peaceful sleep. It is wonderful placed under your pillow at night to counter insomnia and restless tension.
Inner vision, creativity, shamanic journeys, higher knowledge and psychic awareness.
This visionary stone supports creativity and shamanic journeying. It can raise your vibration with a lovely violet-blue energy, and help you understand what you came to this lifetime to learn. It also is said to awaken psychic talents, open you to communication with higher realms, and can also quiet the mind, especially in times of adversity. Iolite is great for past life retrieval.
Iolite can be extremely helpful for writers and artists who want to communicate a higher vision. It clarifies and stills the mind, too, so it can be an excellent companion in meditation.
Balancing, healing, nurturing, wholeness
This useful stone helps align the chakras and balance the yin/yang energies. As such, it is stabilizing and healing as well as grounding. Jasper is known as the “supreme nurturer.” In times of stress, it can foster tranquility and wholeness while providing protection and absorbing negative energy. The stone is also said to clear electromagnetic and environmental pollution.
Higher vibrations, communication, opening pathways, connection to nature.
Blue Kyanite is excellent for opening the mind to a higher vibration and knowledge. It is considered a stone of connection and is known to help create energy pathways. It can be a perfect stone to have around in the midst of a dispute or diplomatic mission, or when parts of yourself are warring with each other, since it helps build bridges between people and aspects of one’s self. Kyanite can enhance psychic ability, telepathy and communication with other realms and can stimulate lucid dreaming.
Green Kyanite connects with your heart’s truth and encourages you to look inward for answers. It can be especially beneficial when you want to connect with dynamic elements of nature and is said to open the gates to the realms of nature spirits and devas. It is a "growth crystal" — a powerful aid in nurturing anything, from new relationships to new business ventures.
Magical, higher awareness, self-discovery and enhancing psychic abilities
Labradorite is a stone of magic, awakening the knowledge of the mystical within each of us. It is excellent for increasing self-awareness as it amplifies healing and enhances psychic abilities. An amazing companion on your journey of self-discovery, Labradorite can help you release the need to control others, recognize egoic influences and shift to self-mastery. Wearing Labradorite can help you move between different realities and different worlds.
Golden Labradorite can bring out your inner strength, vitality, courage, endurance, and clear thinking.
Higher mind, psychic abilities, spiritual insight, speaking your truth
Beautiful lapis helps to stimulate your higher mind and psychic abilities. In ancient times, it was a stone of royalty and spirituality. It can help you recognize the karmic roots of situations, and engage spiritual insight. Lapis is also a stone for intellectual abilities as it helps you see the truth and articulate it. It is an excellent stone to awaken the higher mind, psychic abilities and truthful communication.
Peace, calming, communication, inner goddess
This amazing watery blue turquoise stone is only mined from one location: the Caribbean. Larimar can help to calm your fears, diffuse your anger, communicate your truth and set healthy boundaries. A feminine goddess stone, it reminds us to stay in the present moment, love, and let go of judgment. Larimar connects the sea and sky, building peace and serenity. As you can imagine, Larimar is very good for caregivers, healers and mothers. It reminds us of the importance of self-nurturing and self-respect.
Serene stone that calms, clears and centers
Lepidolite is a lithium-bearing mineral that ranges from a lovely pink to purple to lavender. It is a stone of willing acceptance, perfect for life’s difficult times. Lepidolite has a calm, clearing energy that helps break blocks, dispel negative thoughts, release stress and can even soothe deeply-held emotional traumas. It connects to the heart chakra to bring calming and relaxing energy, making it a stone of serenity. Lepidolite is also centering and balancing for the emotions, helping to dispel fear, guilt, worry, resentment and even illuminate the “victim mentality”. It can draw the emotional body away from extremes, while it activates the heart to bring in more loving energy for yourself and others.
It is said that 1-2 lepidolite stones place in a warm tub of water has a very calming and therapeutic effect.
Healing and protective stone that encourages prosperity and positivity
Malachite, a very healing green stone, is a copper carbonate mineral. Mentions of this wonderful stone have appeared as early as 3000 BC in Egypt, and later in Greek and Roman civilizations. Malachite is both healing and protective---making it a delightful stone to wear or have in your home or workplace. From a healing perspective, Malachite is said to help set the healthiest energy for the heart. It enhances willpower to stay strong against unhealthy temptations, and cleanses the auric field against negativity.
Malachite is also said to be an excellent ally in manifesting your dreams and encouraging prosperity by enhancing clarity and confidence. Placed around your home, this powerful stone cleans and protects against pollutions, toxicity, and negative energies. It is said to be helpful when traveling via air or car. And anecdotally is said to ease migraines and amp your immune system while it aids the heart, stomach, liver and lungs. Malachite sometimes grows with chrysocolla and azurite in combinations- other stones which are also copper based.
Very active and energetic stone that helps heal and regenerate
Mookaite jasper is found in the Mooka Creek area of western Australia. An aboriginal stone that is used for healing and magic, it is said to guard against negativity. Mookaite has been referred to as a stone of Gaia, as it is very active and full of earth energy, both for our connection to the planet and to aid its healing and regeneration.
Mookite jasper accelerates an inner knowing, allowing us to become one with the energy currents of the earth to maximize our will, personal power and intuition. It is said to help one “know” which direction to take and can help channel restlessness into plans. On the physical level, mookaite is said to help the body heal itself by strengthening the immune system, healing wounds and easing worries.
Finally, mookite is believed to also be excellent for cultivating both an ageless mind, body and spirit through a higher vibration. With a powerful understanding of the past, it helps us recognize and clear ancestral patterns, breaking the patterns for the future. Mookite has a high vibration that assists us in connecting with the natural world and our true nature and talents.
Feminine, nurturing, balancing. Moonstone is a marvel!
Moonstone is a stone of feminine energy and intuition. It can enhance psychic gifts, as well as promote wisdom and balance. Along with the moon, this stone is supportive of cycles and knowledge.
Gray Moonstone is a stone of perceiving beyond the veil - useful to the clairvoyant and shaman, and in moving one into unseen realms. It is called the "New Moon Stone" and carries the mysteries and powers of the new moon, where all things exist as potential.
White Moonstone carries the energy of the new moon at the height of its power, stimulating psychic perception, vision and dream work. It can magnify one's emotions, activating the kundalini energy in women and emotional balance in men, and is supportive in children to drive away nightmares or insomnia.
Black Moonstone is a stone of deep divine feminine energies that like all moonstones, enhances intuition and inner knowing. Black Moonstone helps one to connect with feelings and emotions in order to allow, ease and embrace the changes of life, knowing that another phase is soon to begin. The stone is said to keep us centered as we age, and “for use during croneing and owl wisdom”.
Moss and Tree Agate
Earth-connecting, abundance, peaceful
Moss Agate has a very positive energy, increasing hope and optimism and self-confidence. Moss Agate is said to attract abundance and is a stone of new beginnings helping to release fears and blockages that might be holding you back. In addition, Moss Agate is strongly connected to nature. In healing, Moss Agate is believed to speed up recovery from illness or injury and to boost the immune system. It is thought to be anti-inflammatory, reducing swelling in the lymph node, easing the symptoms of colds and flu and lowering temperatures.
Tree agate connects one’s base and heart chakras, allowing one to connect to both Mother Earth and the spirits of Nature. Thus, it is a stone of abundance and manifestation, allowing dreams and ideas to become reality. Tree agate is also a peaceful and stabilizing stone- calming tempers and balancing emotions. Great for general well being
Grounding, inner strength, and self-mastery.
Black onyx has been used as a powerful, magical stone for thousands of years. A form of chalcedony, is a stone of inner strength, personal power and self-mastery that promotes persistence, endurance, mental focus and self-control. By grounding the energy of other stones, it can be very helpful in working with higher energy stones that can overstimulate. It cools and condenses excess energy.
Onyx is aligned with the Earth element, as well as the root, solar plexus and third eye chakras. It is a stone that supports physical strength, while encouraging vitality and energy. Onyx is also said to calm nervousness, relieve physical and emotional stress, calm anxiety and soothe anger. Finally, onyx is said to help balance the yin-yang, bringing us into more balance and alignment. This lovely stone packs some serious power in keeping us grounded on our path.
Calming, balancing, divinely feminine in nature
Freshwater pearls are said to enhance truth and sincere communications. They are also said to calm and balance both the physical and emotional bodies. Extremely feminine in nature, freshwater pearls are connected to the moon and are very nurturing.
Prehnite is a joyful stone that marries the heart and mind
Prehnite is an amazing stone that offers joy to the heart and peace to the mind. As it links the heart with the will, it helps you stay in the present moment. In this way, it quiets restlessness, grounds nervous energy and soothes worry. It facilitates clear emotions and allows communication in a non-judgmental way. Prehnite helps wash debris from the emotional aura, replacing balance.
Prehnite as a stone of intuition and magic is a wonderful tool in meditation that aids in contact with other dimensions- including accessing spirit guides, ascended masters and angels. Wonderful in meditation, it can open you to hear inner guidance and wisdom for your Highest Self and others. (Interestingly, it is also said to help pyschics and other intuitives in their readings.) With its heart connection and emphasis in the 3rd and 4th chakras, prehnite can also help you open to nature, and enhance your heart connection to the planet.
On a physical level, prehnite is said to purify the digestive system, kidneys, liver and gallbladder, opening the flow of chi throughout the body.
A very nurturing stone that enhances vitality and energy
Polychrome Jasper was discovered in 2006 in Madagascar! Named for its multi colors, it stabilizes, balances and grounds the emotional energy of the body. Polychrome Jasper is a stone that enhances physical energy, vitality, and the use of all available resources-whatever is needed.
Jasper has been recognized since ancient times as a very nurturing and healing stone that is strongly connected to Earth energy. All varieties of jasper are spirit stones that encourage wisdom and courage. Despite the wide range of colors and patterns of jasper, all are very beneficial for grounding, stability and strength. Jasper is a wonderful stone that helps align all the chakras and balance the yin/yang energies. With its many varieties, Jasper is known as the “supreme nurturer”. In times of stress, it helps brings tranquility and wholeness. Jasper also provides protection and absorbs negative energy. The stone is also said to clear electromagnetic and environmental pollution.
Vitality, creative energy, confidence and manifestation
Pyrite is a superb stone for increasing physical vitality and enhancing creative energy. It strengthens will power and can screen out negative, self-defeating energy. Pyrite can help you establish healthy habits, confidence and a positive outlook and is said to strengthen mental focus and clarity, making it a powerful manifestation stone. By connecting with the energy of the Earth, it soothes anxiety and fear and refreshes and rebalances the auric field. It’s also wonderful in meditation.
Goddess energy, joy, intuition and vitality
This is a stone of tremendous light that conveys joy, vitality and the goddess life force. It can help spread positive energy through your aura and emit a sense of inner peace, optimism and harmony. Rainbow moonstone is a protective stone that can preserve clarity, support emotional balance and promote emotional healing. It carries with it the feminine aspects of the Goddess and can align the chakras. It’s a superb stone to encourage everyone to be her or his own soul, radiating joy.
Energy, vitality, strength and manifestation
Jasper has been recognized since ancient times as a very nurturing and healing stone that is strongly connected to Earth energy. All varieties of jasper are spirit stones that encourage wisdom and courage. A microcrystalline form of quartz, jasper can include up to 20% of other materials, making it very colorful and diverse.
Within the wide range of colors and patterns of jasper, all are very beneficial for grounding, stability and strength. Jasper is a wonderful stone that helps align all the chakras and balance the yin/yang energies. With its many varieties, Jasper is known as the “supreme nurturer”. In times of stress, it helps brings tranquility and wholeness. Jasper also provides protection and absorbs negative energy. The stone is also said to clear electromagnetic and environmental pollution.
Each type of jasper carries additional properties. Red jasper is said to be especially good for physical strength and vitality: it adds a passion and joy to life, as well as the energy and drive to move toward your dreams. It opens and stimulates the base chakra and stabilizes the body’s energy, allowing a more free flow of chi. In fact, it is said to so stabilize energy, that others in proximity may be affected as well.
Red jasper is said to enhance memory and aid in manifesting creative ideas. It brings discipline and staying power to the creative process. Additionally, this stone is believed to provide extra support when recovering from the weakness of an illness. Great for weight lifters, red jasper enhances the effects of exercise in a slow and steady way. Finally, the stone is said to help stabilize pregnancies and promote robust fetal growth.
Unconditional love, self-love, feminine energy, compassion
This is a universal stone of hope and unconditional love that packs an amazing energy that is both healing and energizing. Rose quartz promotes harmony, compassion and understanding by stimulating the heart’s energy, turning it towards love. A healing stone, it is said to reprogram the cells for joy, as it heals the heart and rebuilds trust. Rose quartz can be worn, used in meditation or while sleeping and placed in your work and home environments to radiate its beautiful, loving energy.
Ruby in Zoisite
Optimistic combination that aids calm manifestation
Ruby in zoisite is found in the outcrops of an area near Mt. Kili in Tanzania. It combines the properties of the robust, elegant ruby with the wild and soothing zoisite, knowing for promoting healing and insight. This combined stone is said to slow a racing pulse with its calm, harmonious energy, counteracting obsessive thinking. It activates the crown chakra, and is wonderful for soul healing and past life work. Ruby in zoisite is said to help you combat lethargy and idleness and instead manifest for your own highest good.
On the physical side, this stone is said to protect against viruses and infection, reduce inflammation, strengthen the immune system and detoxify the body. Zoisite is said to help turn negative energy to positive, making it a very optimistic stone.
Caring and protective, these amazing stones are beneficial to health and wellbeing
Septarian, sometimes called Dragon Stones, are geodes that were formed during the Cretaceous Period, 50-70 million years ago. It is a sedimentary fossil/stone formed when liquid filled with mineral matter was deposited and then solidified like concrete in fissures called concretions. Each septarian contains three to four different stones including calcite (yellow), aragonite (brown), limestone/chalcedony (grey) and white (barite). All of the minerals within the septarian have different properties and vary in amounts, leading to each stone having a slightly different vibe.
Septarians harmonize the emotions and intellect with the higher mind, and encourage you to care about yourself, others and the Earth. A very protective stone, it is grounding and shielding for the physical, mental and emotional bodies. In this way, it is said to be excellent in helping one to maintain privacy- dispel any unhealthy interest in you. Conversely, this interesting stone is also said to have a strong Shamanic influence making it great for well-received communication and dynamic public speaking that will attract and hold attention!
Finally, septarian is a healing stone that is beneficial to the overall health and wellbeing. Connected to Mother Earth, it is very nurturing and encourages joy. On the physical level, it is said to be good for healing of blood and kidneys and relief of muscle spasms. As most septarian is found in the form of stones rather than in beads or other forms of jewelry, it is perfect to hold and enjoy the loving, kind energy pattern it emanates.
Powerful healing stone for body * mind * spirit
Seraphinite, named after the highest order of angels, is a wonderful and powerful healing stone. It is a lovely green stone with silvery markings that resemble wings. Seraphinite is only found in the Lake Baikal area of Siberia.
Tied closely to the heart chakra, this stone is said to be centering and energizing, balancing and cleansing, allowing old patterns to fall away and new vibrant light energy to emerge. Seraphinite adds vibrations of wholeness to the auric field. It is wonderful for angelic and Divine Feminine communication and meditation.
Seraphinite is a high-vibrational stone that stimulates well-being, wholeness and healing to mind* body* spirit. It has been called “the premier healing stone of the age” because it beings the body’s vibration into line with light energy, increasing cellular regeneration. Seraphinite is also an amazing companion for those interested in healing planet earth.
Grounding, psychic protection, purifying and stabilizing
Rich, gold-to-brown smoky quartz is not only an excellent grounding stone, but it is also purifying and protective and can transmute negative energies, including radiation. It assists in manifesting the spiritual in the physical, including supporting spiritual beings who need to be more grounded into the physical life. For those with specific goals, it can assist in drawing ethereal ideas into manifestation, and is wonderful at enhancing practicality and organization—a great plus for students of all ages. (As an aside, it is also said that when wearing or holding smoky quartz with golden rutiles, you are more likely to see ghosts, fairies, and spirit guides.)
Smoky quartz corresponds with the Earth element and base chakra. It is a superb antidote to stress, grounds spiritual energy and neutralizes negative vibrations. A great companion as you leave behind what no longer serves you. This stone is said to relieve pain, including headaches and cramps.
Insight, mental clarity, self-discipline, psychic vision
Sodalite is a stone of insight that helps you recognize patterns. It enhances the mental powers of focus, observation and creativity and fosters self-discipline and organization. It improves intuition and insight and can be a valued companion on an inner journey of spiritual discovery. It is said to give the wearer confidence in their inner knowing and can facilitate deep meditation. Sodalite is great for recalling dreams. Sodalite is also known for reducing anxiety and stress by helping you see things from a higher, more spiritual, soul perspective.
Vitality, communication, compassion and abundance
One of the oldest known stones used by humans for its energetic properties, turquoise is a stone of wholeness. It can be increase vitality, yet be calming and balancing to one’s inner spirit. Turquoise is known for fostering communication of our highest truths, for bringing out compassion and for helping us release the need to judge. It can assist you in seeing the benefit of your mistakes, and accept them as a perfect part of who you are and who you’re becoming. It is said that turquoise also relieves stress, protects against pollution, and brings abundance.