A stone of balance, for those
how use logic more than intuition, strengthens and adjusts body
and brain. Provides a sensation of courage and strength. Powerful
Blue lace Agate~
A calming stone,
helps develop inner peace and tranquility. Increases sensitivity
and sharpens the senses.
Strengthens ego and
self-esteem. Provides emotional stability, strengthens positive
elements in ones character. Enables ones to see the positive side
of a situation.
Balances, calms, and strengthens connection with nature.
Strengthens the heart and body. Calms, and eases
mental situations. Emotional balancer, important for spiritual
development. The energies of Amazonite, flow outward to help
Provides ability to make
decisions, strengthens memory and intellect. Increases connection
with nature. Heals the blood, strengthens and stabilizes the
Amethyst~ Balances energy centers in
the body. Clears the mind and promotes spiritual understanding.
Provides a sense of courage, intuition, and creativity.
The stone that flows as
water, is thought to help with the flow of life. Strengthens
optimism and the ability to express oneself. Helps eliminate
unnatural fears, sharpens mental purity… Calming.
(Aventurine~ (Green)~ Gentle,
stabilizing effect on the heart area. Calming, balancing, relieves
pressure, and increases independence. Purifies and heals blockages
of physical integration of the mental and spiritual feelings.
Aventurine~ (Red or peach)~
Strengthens and provides physical energy…
Azurite~ Stimulates recognition and
improves physical strength by clearing blockages from the brain.
Eases decision making. Helps in cases of depression. Mental
Azurite-Malachite~ The combination is
a very powerful stone. The effects of Azurite as well as the
effects of Malachite, while combined increases unique abilities,
may help physical and emotional self-healing. Releases pressure,
good for lack of discipline and emotional balance.
Bloodstone~ (Blood Jasper)~
Strengthens self-confidence, and provides strength. Increases
courage and mental balance. Balances blood, recommended in cases
of high or low blood pressure. Strengthens the heart area.
Recommended for people after a heart attack, or who suffer from
Carnelian~ Stone of happiness and
hope. Provides courage and strength to carry on ward. Creates
emotional balance. Eliminates confusion for people who tend to be
absent minded. May reduce depression and feelings of loneliness.
Directs creative energy to the higher self.
A feminine energy, and
healing stone. Contains energies that balance the body and mind.
Eases pressure and feelings of guilt. Relieves emotional energy.
Increases ability to love and understand others. Can be of help,
during birthing and menopausal states of life.
Citrine~ (Merchant’s stone)~ (Stone of
Abundance)~ Enhances the state of wealth and helps to
maintain that state. Increases self-confidence, desire and
creativity. Stimulating both mental focus and endurance, it also
strengthens intellect and memory. One of two minerals on the
planet that will not hold and accumulate negative energy, but
dissipates and transmutes it. It never needs clearing or
Copper~ Natural conductor of energy,
provides energy to the body and brain. Heals metabolism. Purifies
blood and spirit. Used with brass and iron, it can balance the
energies of the body and maintain stability and wellness within
the chemistry of the blood and cellular structures.Copper is used
to stabilize and balance the flow of blood in the body.
Calms emotions, leads to inner
tranquility. Eases depression, emotional balance, and reduces
sensitivity. Improves ability to express, while increasing
intuition and imagination.
balances between spirituality
and materialism. Provides energy and vitality. Good for
Provides clear, clean,
soft, and calming energy. Balances and clears intellect. Eases
pressure. Strengthens memory and ability to concentrate.
Garnet~ (Bordeaux)or(deep red)~ In
general; Strengthens self-confidence, and is recommended for
people who always criticize. Strengthens determination/devotion to
causes or goals and obligations. Stimulates awareness of emotional
Gold~ Purifies and provides energy
for the physical body. Helps rehabilitate the body, and
strengthens the nervous system.
Gold Stone~ Man made, by mixing glass
and copper. Provides confidence, strength, and happiness. Good for
Amplifies intuition and
spontaneity, excellent for people who are extremely logical. A
grounding stone, hematite, increases resistance to pressure.
Provides personal charm, optimism, desire and courage. Provides
protection from negativity, and influences blood flow.
Howlite~ Good for communication,
spiritual awareness, and emotional expression. Increases ability
to endure, comprehend, and be discrete. Strengthens memory and
desire for knowledge. Provides sensation of peace and balance.
Assists in focusing energy and emotions for balance between the
body, mind, and spirit. It also assists with the dissolution of
negativity, transforming the negativity to the purity of universal
light and love.
(In general), Balances
emotions, unites the subconscious and self-awareness. Strengthens
the physical body and provides strength.
Brecciated Jasper~ (poppy jasper)~
Balances and strengthens. Provides power and courage.
Picture Jasper~ Provides harmony and
increases creativity. Encourages growth.
Red Jasper~ Strengthens ability to
survive. Helps one to stay calm in times of danger, promotes
mental calm and clarity under stress. Helps one progress,
eliminating states of digression.
Leopard skin Jasper~ Strengthens
intuition and creativity. Eases situations of hopelessness.
Good for balancing.
Directs contact with ones higher self. Used as a mental and
spiritual purifier. Reduces feelings of hopelessness. Releases
pressure, provides power and wisdom, increases self-acceptances.
Strengthens and balances
the brain. Improves self-expression. Relieves pain and protects
against accidents by absorbing the brunt of the incident.
Mother of pearl~ Brings peace and
decreases over sensitivity. Balances and purifies energies.
Symbolizes belief, generosity, and innocence. Encourages
perfection, loyalty, and focus on goals.
Obsidian~ (Volcanic Glass)~
general, Obsidian is good for keeping negative energies away,
protection from over sensitivity. During time of change help one
to see things more clearly.
Black Obsidian~ Shaman’s
stone~ Used to remove blockages from the body
Protection from negative energies. Good for creativity..
Mahogany Obsidian~ Helps fulfill
ambitions in a positive manner. Ability to remove blockages.
Snowflake Obsidian~ Provides strength
and energy. Good for balance during time of change. Helps remove
blockages by absorbing negative energy and activating self-power.
Opal~ In general, for those who are
balanced and centered, more open and assertive, this stone will
facilitate happiness, joy, perseverance. It strengthens awareness
of feelings and intuition. (Increased feelings may lead to over
sensitivity during stressful situations.) Opal is not recommended
for young people who are generally over sensitive. Opal causes
expression of inner feelings, and may cause physical and mental
uneasiness. (A misunderstood stone, thought to be a negative
energy causing upheaval and general unrest in the wearer.)
Paua Shell~ (Abalone)~ Provides a
feeling of happiness, calming giving an effect of tranquility,
flow, and relaxation. Reduces criticism, eases feelings of
Pyrite~ Provides a positive outlook
on life. Elevates the emotional body, strengthens desire.
Encourages harmonious inter action with others. Used against
depression, relieves pressure, and hopelessness. Facilitates
oxygen flow through the blood to the brain.
Quartz~ (Crystal)~ Natural conductor
of energy. Provides energy to the physical, emotional, and mental
bodies while uniting them into spiritual energy. Strengthens power
of other minerals and purifies them. Quartz is a natural amplifier
of energies. It can be used to amplify and purify thoughts. It
absorbs and transfers energies to the higher self. (Quartz crystal
has many uses, many more, than are listed herein—More research for
specific other uses require further research.)
Rhodonite~ The pink strengthens love
while the black provides emotional protection. Increases
self-esteem, self-confidence, and helps reveal self-potential.
Assists one in dealing with emotions without getting carried away.
Balances body energies. Stimulates alignment of all chakras and
Rose Quartz~ Provides an energy of
love and cleans old emotional wounds while developing love for
self. Increases self-confidence, expression, creativity, and
feeling of content.
In creases fluency of speech
during conversation. Stimulates observation of self, and helps rid
uncultured behavior. Encourages flexibility during implementation
of different tasks.
Smoky Quartz~ Releases negative
blockages, grounds energies into the body. Increases creativity,
happiness, and emotional balance.
Sodalite~ Cleansing, grounding before
beginning spiritual studies and development. Strengthens
self-confidence, and flow of communication. Good for calming,
harmony, and courage. Prevents emotional blockages to spiritual
Sugilite~ Provides protection
especially for sensitive people who absorb energies from their
surroundings. Keeps away negativity, increases spiritual
development. Eases acceptance of higher consciousness. Recommended
for healers, and those who teach spiritual development. (We have
only scratched the surface with this topic. This stone is a high
vibration mineral; it is to be used with great care, and skill, to
help humankind. Must be used with the utmost of care, and
Tiger Eye~ Increases ability for
self-development, strengthens self-confidence. Powerful balancing
stone, recommended for people who are beginning spiritual
development. Encourages positive out look on life. Helps release
negative feelings, balances mental and physical needs.
Blue Tiger Eye~
For good health,
positive life outlook, and good communications.
Red Tiger Eye~ Strengthens body,
gives energy, strength, vitality. (For people who are exhausted.)
Golden Tiger Eye~ Enhances
appreciation of mother earth, grounding, and release of
Turquoise~ Provides self-confidence,
mental calm, emotional balance, good for communication, friendship
and loyalty. Provides protection. Strengthens and aligns the body,
Balances the blood and nervous system.
These are a few of the minerals used in my medicine stone pieces.
I hope this is informative, as this is only a small excursion into
this subject. Many other areas must be researched to come up with
your specific piece, to make it more attuned to you specific