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Gemstone Meanings

What each gemstone's energy offers you:

            

Abalone - Protection, healing energy to your spirit, wear when you are in need of guidance in a relationship. Brings safety from harm and emotional balance. Psychic development such as intuition. It can improve your ability to express your emotions with clarity, thus can encourage cooperation at work and in your personal life. Attracts tranquility.


Adventurine - Attracts luck, prosperity, & wealth. Brings optimism and motivation. Reinforces decisiveness and amplifies leadership qualities, adding a sense of humor and openness to the ideas of others. 

Amazonite - Assists in communicating true thoughts and feelings without over-emotionalism. Enables one to see a problem from another’s point of view in order to affect peace, or to see both sides of an issue objectively to resolve one’s own inner conflicts. Aids in overcoming loneliness, and has been credited with making married life happier.

Amber - Nurturing for recovering from illness or those needing comfort. Turns negative energies into positive energy. Provides a protective shield against negative energies and removes toxicity from one’s life or relationships.

Amethyst - Protection, spirituality, contentment, tranquility, enhances your psychic abilities. Strengthens the imagination and intuition, and refines the thinking processes. Amethyst is the most ancient stone used for protection. It has a very old tradition and is definitely a very powerful healing stone. Carry Amethyst with you during travel to repeal negative energies, to give you protection and safety while travelling.

Ametrine Amethyst - Protection, spirituality, contentment, tranquility, enhances your psychic abilities. Strengthens the imagination and intuition, and refines the thinking processes.

Apatite - Achieve goals, personal growth or for the collective good. Good spiritual and dream stone. Stone to use in past-life or work to access the energy levels where the Akashic records are stored. Great for creative problem solving.

Aquamarine - A“Stone of Courage and Protection”. These stones are powerful to assist self healing, and they have strong metaphysical properties that help you to let go of old emotional issues you may be holding on to.  The vibration of these beautiful gemstones will calm your grief, and dilute your feelings of anger. Helps the releasing of old patterns of behavior that no longer serve, and that actually inhibit one's growth. 

Blue Crazy Lace Agate - Brings joy to those who wear it. Stone of support and encouragement, promoting optimism. Good vibrations and positivity.

Blue Topaz - Magnifier for psychic abilities. Stone of peacefulness  & meditation and connecting with guides. It inspires creativity, increases attention span. Helps rid your life of negative elements.


Carnelian - Creativity and confidence, break through creative blocks or begin new projects, charm, vitality, willpower. Consummation of love. fertility, potency and conceiving a child. May help in rekindling passions that faded in an otherwise loving relationship.

Chalcedony is a nurturing stone that promotes brotherhood and good will. It absorbs negative energy. It brings the mind, body, emotions and spirit into harmony. Chalcedony instills feelings of benevolence and generosity. It alleviates hostility and transforms melancholy into joy. A potent stone associated with integrity and honesty. It will promote a calm and tranquil atmosphere and revitalize low levels of energy.

Clear Quartz - Links to all chakras to provide balance and harmony, help manifest your intentions. Expansion of consciousness, allow you to remember your dreams. Stimulate the mind to reflect upon these dreams and find the potential meanings behind them. A master healer that is effective for all conditions, strengthening the aura and protecting against negative energies.  It can also stimulate energy levels. Clear Quartz is great for amplifying intention, so you could program it with a specific purpose before use.  

Dalmatian Jasper - Fidelity and emotional harmony, strengthens family bonds and long-term friendships. Encourages team effort  and cooperation at work. Can help children with nightmares.

Dendritic Agate - Brings fullness and abundance to all areas of life.  It is the stone of plenitude.  It creates a peaceful environment and encourages the enjoyment of each moment.  Deepens your connection to the earth.  It brings stability in times of strife or confusion.  Lends perseverance and the ability to see difficulties as a challenge. Opens and aligns the chakras. Encourages perseverance and patience, and promotes a peaceful inner and outer environment.  Promotes inner stability, composure, and maturity. Its warm, protective properties encourage security and self-confidence. It’s beneficial in self-analysis and uncovering hidden circumstances that might interfere with well-being. It promotes self-acceptance and confidence, encouraging the speaking of one's own truth.

Fluorite - Clarity, neutralize all of the negativity around it, Bring peace, joy and happiness. Calms a chaotic mind and promotes freethinking, flexibility, and freedom of choice. Meditation with this can help reveal the truth of a relationship and is marvelous for releasing suppressed emotions and facilitating life changes. 


Garnet  - Health, prosperity, passion, pleasure, clears energy blockages that are preventing you from living fully. Brings serenity or passion as appropriate, and can inspire love and balance the sex drive. Considered a lucky stone, for love, success, & business relationships. Helps let go of old behavior patterns and boosts self-confidence.


Goldstone - Deflects unwanted energies and is highly regarded in the spirit realm as a protective mineral. Brings light, empowerment, boosting your drive and confidence.


Green Agate - Gives an abiding sense of wholeness, belonging, and having abundance as your birthright. Has properties of adjusting the energy balance. It has been believed for its power to balance Yin and Yang. Enhances mental and emotional flexibility and improves decision making. It is useful in resolving disputes.


Green Jade - Harmony, abundance, prosperity, wellbeing, Foster positive energy and relationships. It relieves anxiety and lightens emotions developed from fear. This stone never allows any negative energy or negative influences to affect the individual wearing it.

Green tourmaline - Helps you improve your demeanor and attract new friends or a romantic partner. This stone reminds you that to bring more romance into your life, you must learn how to enjoy your own company. Determine what makes you happy and use this stone to attract relationships that will provide loving companions or a mutually satisfying romantic relationship. Brings an invigorating energy of growth and expansion to the emotional body. It can help you to become less inhibited and more expressive. It is useful for countering a fear of change or balancing obsessive compulsive disorder in yourself or others.

Hematite - Gives you a reality check, rather than over analyzing due to stress or anxiety. For those who have difficulty staying grounded and focused. Encourages one to shoot for the stars and aids one in coming to the realization that their only true limitations are the self-limiting beliefs within their mind.


Labradorite - Stone of magic & curiosity, helps tap into higher state of consciousness, boosts mental and spiritual power. Deflects negative thoughts and unwanted energy and banishes insecurity and fear. Helpful during change as it imparts strength. 

Lapis Lazuli - Inner vision, truthful communication. Aids in the development of enhanced intuition & gives one access to spiritual guidance. Excellent for those who are looking for new ideas, learning new things, and teaching others.


Malachite - Protection from negativity, sensing danger, support your happiest self. Helps people who lack self-confidence and self-responsibility. Assists in making progress on your spiritual journey. Constantly cleanse and clear your stone if you wear it often to remove the negativity collected from others.

Midnite Quartzite -  Contains mind body & spirit healing properties. Quartzite stabilizes positive changes by anchoring them in the fabric of your physical and subtle bodies. It helps prevent you from slipping back to your old state after you undergo any uplifting change, such as a healing or spiritual experience.

Moonstone - Bring lovers closer together. Magical stone that connects you to your divine feminine, both men and women, enhance intuition. Stimulates psychic perception, vision and dream work. It can magnify one's emotions, and is supportive in children to drive away nightmares or insomnia.

Moss Agate is a stone of new beginnings. Refreshes the soul and enables you to see beauty in all you behold. Reduces sensitivity to weather and environmental pollutants. It attracts abundance in wealth and improves self-esteem. It has balanced enduring energy and grounding ability that embodies sound metaphysical properties that are known to aid abundance and prosperity and stimulate creativity. The vibration of this stone brings you strength and courage, and will help to lessen fear and stress and may aid you to attract nature spirits.

Obsidian - Grounding, protection, cutting negative patterns bringing them to attention, then absorbing toxic energy. Brings out all of our creative energies. Spiritual communication.


Olivine - Reduces negative emotions, Enhances self reliance. Luck and money charm. Protection against negativity in general and for auras in particular.


Onyx - Balance, confidence and protection, potential, focus and perseverance. Promotes a great deal of positivity and optimism during challenging times. Not only take away negative energies and transmute them into positive, but will also show us that we are stronger than we previously imagined.

Opal - It enkindles optimism, enthusiasm and creativity, and allows for the release of inhibitions inspiring love and passion. It is a karmic stone with a reminder that what one sends out will return. It’s a stone that will enhance your cosmic consciousness and strengthen your mystical and psychical visions. It will inspire originality and boost creativity. It will get the creative juices flowing, and it will give you energy every time you need that extra boost. Opal will make you see your full potential. It will strengthen your motivation to succeed. This stone will encourage inner growth.

Pearl - Emotional healing, nurturing. Symbolic of wisdom gained through experience. The gems are believed to offer protection, as well as attract good luck and wealth. They are well known for their calming effects.

Peridot - Helps dissipate negative patterns and old vibrations, keeping one from realizing they are deserving of success. Release nervous tension, as well as to alleviate fear and guilt, anxiety or impatience. Wear set in gold to bring peaceful sleep. For those who suffer from recurring nightmares about evil spirits, murders or sexual attacks.

Pink tourmaline is a nurturing stone that helps you restructure your thoughtforms, or mental energy, into positive statements. It helps your raise your awareness enough to recognise the negative thoughts you carry around and then it assists in releasing them, Use pink tourmaline with the intention of receiving inspiration. This stone softens the thoughts you have about yourself and helps you treasure yourself with every thought your have. It is useful for balancing brain biochemistry to promote a balanced mental state.

Prehnite - Inner peace, union of heart and will, communication with higher beings, clarity and focus. Quiets restlessness and brings peace out of worry and stress. Helps one to embrace the present moment so that they can create their future in a positive way. 

Quartz Druzy- Amplifies energy and intention, programmable. Dispels negative energy and cleanses the aura of the wearer. It amplifies clear, creative, and pragmatic thinking. Aids the metaphysics of the wearer and balance any impurities within the body by promoting good health, meditation, and positive thinking.

Rainbow Fluorite - Clarity, improved decision making, bring peace, joy and happiness. Clear the negativity in your auric field and aid in removing “ cloudy thoughts”. Allow the mind to clear and give the user mental capacity to empty mind for which they can think freely. Increases intuitive abilities and develops connection to Spirit.

Rainbow Moonstone - Intensifies your feminine 'Goddess' energy! They are wonderful healing crystals for you to understand and embrace your gifts. These beautiful crystals reflect within them the magical healing qualities of the vibrations of the moon. 

Raw Quartz - Links to all chakras to provide balance and harmony, help manifest your intentions. Helps to communicate with your guides during meditation. Can help with physical healing.

Red Coral - Peace and transformation, honesty and positivity. Useful when you want to have energy for your life or sweep away sluggishness. Boosts leadership qualities, aiding determination and seeing projects through to completion.  Clears feelings of resentment and frustration.  Used to bring luck and pleasant dreams.


Red Jade - Physical vitality, strength, passion, Stone of power and dispels fear, & doubt and urges to take action.

Red Ruby Zoisite - Instills joy, laughter, courage and a deeper appreciation of life. Increased vitality, energy & focus. Reawaken spirituality. Boost your self-confidence. Helps to alleviate grief, anger, despair and defeat, and it is a powerful stone for deep healing by activating the body's defenses and healing mechanisms. 


Rhodochrosite brings true joy to one's life, heals old wounds and makes it possible to love oneself and others unconditionally.  Integrates physical and spiritual energies, stimulating love and passion while energising the soul. Opens the heart, lifting depression and encouraging a positive and cheerful outlook. It improves self worth and soothes emotional stress.

Rose Quartz - Love stone. Brings heart to its purest loving potential allowing one to love themselves and others. Provides deep feelings of personal fulfillment and contentment. Assists with spiritual attunement to the Earth, universe, and the divine. Compassion, happiness, forgiveness & peace flow, help release toxic emotions.


Rubellite Tourmaline - Brings strength, conviction in areas based on Love. Courage to overcome issues that hold the heart hostage.          

Increases a zest for living and for lively interaction with others. It helps revitalize passion and joy in sexuality, and aids in making dedicated commitments based on love. Encourages tactfulness and flexibility.

Rutilated Quartz -  brings you feelings of joy even when there doesn't seem to be a light at the end of the tunnel. It will reduce feelings of being overwhelmed by all of your responsibilities in life. Rutilated quartz is a self empowering stone. Use it to find the shining light within you, and step away from the useless act of downplaying yourself. With its ability to boost courage, this stone is beneficial for improving your self esteem.

Smoky Quartz - Grounding, organization, Overcome negative emotions such as stress, fear, anger, jealousy, depression. Place in the home or work environment to filter out bad moods, unspoken resentments, or disparaging remarks that drain one’s strength and enthusiasm. Alleviates communication difficulties and foster a spirit of cooperation.


Sodalite - Self-esteem, acceptance and trust, creativity, and powers of analysis and observation. Stone of insight. It is a mental enhancer and a key to unlocking deepened intuition. Helps you notice your strengths and weaknesses, as well as assisting in finding your true desires.


Southern Red Agate - Protection from negative energy, grounding, attracts health and prosperity. Impart happiness, confidence and enthusiasm. A chance to achieve your heart’s desire, but beware of sudden temptation. Facilitate self-analysis, honesty and self-acceptance.


Spiny Oyster – This stone of the sea carries the energies of the water, cool comfort and peace of mind from the dark depths of the sea, and a sense of understanding, patience, and knowing from the rhythm of the tides.  It represents hope and courage and a reminder of how important you are! You deserve to grow and thrive. They may help them to become more approachable, if even just a little. Literally, helping them to come out of their shell (I am sorry for that pun!). Those that have a tendency to repress their emotions and/or remain stone-faced while bubbling inside, could benefit from wearing this stone.

Sunstone - Confidence, strength, benevolence, promotes energy, vitality, and creativity. Helps focus on the good of all & live in accordance to the free will of all, while bringing the desire to bestow blessings on loved ones. Great for those who find themselves in a leadership position as it stimulates strong, moral and benevolent leadership qualities.  


Tangerine Quartz - Energy of inner child, playfulness & curiosity, allowing learning & growth. Activates passion on all levels, from sexuality to creativity. It helps to encourage self-acceptance and overcome limitations. May take you beyond your limited belief system.

Tiger Eye - Protection, good luck, intuition, mental health, prosperity, bestow fierce focus and primal power. Keeps one grounded and calm while pushing one forward into action. Boosts one’s willpower and creative energy giving the desire to create and the vigor to carry these desires out. Carry Tiger Eye in difficult negotiations as it can enhance willingness to reach an agreement and get a similar reaction from the opposite side.

Turquoise - Health, protection, wisdom. Voicing your opinion and communicating better. Good emotional healer. Anyone who is shy and has social anxiety should carry a piece when in uncomfortable situations. Public speakers should wear a piece to reduce stress. Emotional balancer and brings peace and serenity to users in times of need.

Volcanic Rock - Works well in stabilizing and anchoring the root chakra. When the root chakra is in sync with all other chakras you will begin to feel grounded, safe and secure. Teaches you to ignite the fire within and allow your true expression to show, giving one the inner strength to overcome personal challenges. 

White Coral - Helps overcome negativity and fear, Improve communication, Boosts immunity. Users of white coral are blessed from courage, leadership, ambition and physical strength. Enhances harmony and power. Offers the wearer with the positive life- force energy and calmness. Vibrations are stimulating and inspiring.


Yellow Coral - Empowering gemstone that fills the wearer with joy and contentment. It’s associated with emotional healing as it comes from the ocean. A calming and balming gemstone that can soothe your heart in times of pain. Coral stimulates one’s imagination, sensitivity, and composure with oneself that leads to peace and contentment.

Zebra Jasper - Motivating, mood lifting, energetic stone. Reminds one that it's impossible to lose all of our good energy and love by giving it away. Good for grounding when doing spiritual work.