A lot of people believe that Semi Precious Stones can inspire different aspects of the human body and mind. There are various claims that they aid such in diverse areas as harmonious relationships, allergies, and spiritual awakening.

 

Practitioners of modern-day crystal therapy believe in Semi Precious Stones’ ability to work as conductors, which allow them to emphasis energy via a person’s thoughts to stimulate healing – both physical and non-physical. When worn next to the skin, or even placed close by, the power of the stone can help to heal or soothe various mental, emotional and physical conditions.

 

Below are selections of Semi Precious Stones and their healing properties. List provided for your information only. Need to consult your GP for any health issues.

 

Agate is known for great aids for meditation and powerful healing stones.

 

Blue Lace Agate is known for peace, happiness and relieves stress.  Its used in the treatment of arthritic conditions and in cases of hereditary bone deformity: its also used to strengthen the skeletal structure. It is useful to enhance the mending of breaks and fractures. It can help to remove blockages from the nervous system and from the capillaries of the body. Also use to relieve headaches when placed on the brow.

 

Botswana Agate is known for great aids in adjustment to new life and eases the pain of loss and loneliness. It enhances creativity, soothes depression and protects. Helps you see the positive. Can be used in treatment of disorders of the nervous system and helps the body get rid of toxins.

 

Crazy lace Agate is known for improving balance.

 

Green moss Agate is known for balancing blood sugar and anorexia. Its also can bring back a sense of self esteem.

 

Fire Agate is about earth and fire. It works on the whole system to produce healing and re growth.

 

Iris Agate is used to heal burns.

 

Picture Agate is used in meditation.

 

Plume Agate is actively known for working on the lower body to accelerate healing.

 

Silver leaf Agate is used for grounding oneself and to bring abundance.

 

Snakeskin Agate is known for bringing peace of mind.

 

Tree Agate is used to gain insight into problems and see them for what they really are.

 

Amethyst is a Stone of spirituality and contentment. Amethyst can give the owner, inner peace and tranquility. It bestows stability, strength, and invigoration. It has been used to encourage and support sobriety. It is an excellent stone for one who is attempting to find freedom from addictive personalities (oneself or another). Calming, strong, protective qualities, healing and inspiration. Enhances one’s psychic abilities.

 

Amazonite is known for enhancing communications concerning love. It can be used in the treatment in disorders of the nervous system and to dissipate energy blockages which could propagate the improper flow of neural impulses. It’s a great stone for writers and other creative types that use voice or hands for a living.

 

Amber is known for drawing negative energy from the body. Very calming and comforting to wear.

 

Aquamarine is known for releasing anxiety and fear. Helps relaxation on long journeys. Gives insight and perception when dealing with people. Also gives protection.

 

Aventurine (green) is also known as a “Healer of the heart and soul”. Balances masculine; feminine energies. Creativity, leadership and fun. It reinforces one’s decisiveness and amplifies ones leadership qualities. Protects. Helps heal the heart, lungs & adrenals. Emotional tranquility, good health and well being.

 

Aventurine (red/orange) is known for providing reflective qualities so that one can recognize the flaws of humanity and can remain in the heart space to continue to love this same humanity. It can help one look at a situation incomplete detail, magnifying those aspects of importance. It provides for self reflection, and allows one to recognize that “In each person you see but the reflection of that which you choose to have that person be.” It can be used when fasting, to reduce hunger.

 

Bloodstone is known for strengthening and oxygenates blood stream. Enhances physical/mental vitality. Strengthens heart, spleen, bone marrow. Aids in balancing vitamin deficiencies. Reduces emotional and mental stress. “The Stone of Courage” – also for renewal of the physical mental and emotional bodies. Another powerful healer. It helps one toward the direct union with the divine through contemplation, prayer or mediation and love. It has been used to stabilize, as necessary, the flow of blood. Also a very good gem for those in business – self employed.

 

Calcite – Green:is known for tranquility; soothes spiritual heart; helps us learn from lessons in each situation and new options. Clarifies visions, imagery, astral travel and recall. Helps us replace fears, old ways with healthier ones. Cleans toxins and fumes from body. Yellow: Spine, bones. Detoxification of kidneys, pancreas, spleen. Calcifying joints. Clear/Optical: Clearer vision & communication, wellness, general cleansing. Blue: Eases pain (especially back). Orange: Uplifting, joy, happiness, humour.

 

Carnelian is known for promoting peace and harmony. Dispels depression, doubt, negative thoughts. Strengthens the voice, bolsters the courage, good for public speaking, singers. Stills anger, jealousy, and hatred. Provides motivation, gives energy to turn ideas into form. Used to gain direction, for job hunting, to balance emotions, to stimulate appetite for success, for focusing, realization and self actualization, restores ambition. Helps you feel anchored and comfortable. Provides a sense of history and a connection to past experiences. Clears mind of extraneous thoughts. Allows you to take control of your life and make decisions. Protects against evil. Energizes blood. Aids kidneys, lungs, liver, gallbladder, pancreas. Aids tissue regeneration. Vitalizes physical/emotional/mental bodies.

 

Citrine is one of the few minerals on the planet which does not hold and accumulate negative energy, but dissipates and transmutes it. Citrine is one of the stones to be called “merchants stone” – placing citrine in ones cash box has produced more income for the merchant. Helps to cure self-destructive tendencies and gives protection to travelers. It will enhance wisdom and inner-peace, as well as being able to envelope the wearer in joy and happiness. It is an aid to digestion and helps to remove unwanted toxins from the blood. Citrine is said to be especially good at healing the heart, liver and kidneys and may even help to combat diabetes.

 

Coral is known for restoring harmony to the heart, ward off evil spirits, soothes fears and tensions, prevents ill fortune, a good meditation or visual aid, helps to quieten the emotions, symbolises life and blood force energy, helps to connect with the quality of the mystic within, has healing power energies, strengthens self-esteem, facilitates intuition, aligns chakras, assists with clearing judgement, frustration and resentment at being told what to do, helps you recognise the self within, connects us to our etheric/spiritual body, relates to the transfer of knowledge of past masters, and valued in mystic traditions, the birthstone for October and November.

 

Fluorite is known for strengthening teeth and bones. Improves absorption of vital nutrients. Beneficial for blood vessels and spleen. Grounds excess energy. Excellent for advancement of mind, greater concentration, meditation. Helps one grasp higher, more abstract concepts. Powerful healer.

 

Garnet is known as a highly protective stone, in that it provides a barrier of charged vibrations which repel negative energies on contact. It is also useful for protection after dark. It is also useful in enhancing bodily strength and endurance. Love, compassion, imagination.

 

Hematite also known as “Stone of mental mastery.” Memory enchancement; original thinking; mental and manual dexterity; calming; release of limitations; balancing of yin & yang; focusing energy & emotions; dissolves and transforms negativity; peace; self control & inner happiness; meditation; grounding; tranquility; emotional clarity; helps with leg cramps, blood disorders, nervous disorders & insomnia, helps bones, especially the spine.

 

Howlite is known to be used for calm communication, to facilitate awareness, and to encourage emotional expression. It builds an innate decency within ones character, encouraging those attributes which are the building blocks to spirituality.

 

Iolite is known for enchancing leadership ability, power, inner strength, self confidence and executive ability. Used for meditation and astral travel. Brings about visions. Balances male and female aspects. Helps release discord. Facilitates the acceptance of responsibility and helps in the management of money. Useful to support intuition, together with stabilising and aligning the aura. Iolite brings harmony to situations, and may strengthen relationships. Helps protect and improve conditions of the liver. Helps the body to eliminate toxins, and in the treatment of fevers.

 

Jade is a very popular Semi Precious Stone projecting universal love, health, wealth and long life. Ancient Chinese used it also for courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina, love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, and harmony. It was said to bring accord the environment, to transmute negativity and to instill resourcefulness. Lungs, heart, thymus, immune, kidney and blood detoxification and the nervous system.

 

Honey Jade is known for powerful emotional balance, radiates divine unconditional love. Dispels negativity from the third chakra (solar plexus). It has been used by the ancients {and some current} primitive tribes as a sacred stone, assisting one in access to the spiritual worlds.

 

Red Jasper is known for promoting beauty and grace. Believe it or not, it can ease the pain of childbirth!!! Can be used for protection and to send negativity directed at you back to the original sender. Increases mental processes and forms a barrier against dangerous desires and whims. Also a great all-around good luck stone. Promotes deep relaxation.

 

Jasper (Brecciated variety) is known for helping with animal allergies. Encourages atonement with animals. Brings happiness and a positive outlook. Wards off dehydration. Brings joy and happiness. Increases physical endurance. Heals trauma. Grounds energy.

 

Jasper (Leopard skin variety) also known as the ‘supreme nurturer’. Protects its possessor. Good for the heart and brain. Grounds and harmonizes energy. Increases mental clarity. Dissolves frustration. Inspires serenity. Brings love. Vitality. Facilitates healing.

 

Jasper (Picture jasper variety) is used to further both the development and continuance of business pursuits – to provide for coordination of activities leading to increase. It has been known as “the stone of Global Awareness” – It promotes “brotherhood” to work together to save the planet. It emits an energy which promotes the spiritual affinity to achieve perfect accord between humanity and nature; It is one of the “earth Stones” for the age of redemption & cleansing of the earth. It can be used to stimulate the proper functioning of the immune system, and can be helpful in the treatment of disorder associated with skin and kidneys.

 

Labradorite also known as spectrolite. It is said to represent the “temple of the stars” , assisting one in sustaining and maintaining, while providing for the understanding of the destiny one has chosen. It assists during traverse changes, attracting strength and perseverance. It symbolizes the moon and the sun. Promotes refinement of action and discernment in direction. It allows for recognition that humanity represents “being of light”, transcending the limitations of the past and thoughts of the future, and embracing the infinite possibilities of the moment. It can assist in digestion, regulation and metabolism. Also used to clarify eyes.

 

Lapis Lazuli is known for energizing the throat chakra. Augments strength, vitality, virility, mental clarity, illumination. Enhances psychic abilities and communication with higher self and spirit guides. Creative expression. It has also been used as a protective stone, sheltering the wearer/carrier from physical danger and psychic attacks. Lapis Lazuli is a “stone of total awareness”, helping to expand awareness and intellectual capacity, and allowing for conscious attunement to the intuitive and psychic aspects of ones nature. “The stone of Royalty”.

 

Malachite is also known as “the stone of transformation” assisting one in changing situations, and providing for the transfer of sacred information to spiritual evolution; clears and activates all chakras balancing and equalizing it can create an unobstructed path leading to a desired goal. Facilitates the rise of spirituality and the enhancement of psychic abilities. Protects against radiation and can be used in the treatment of asthma, swollen joints, tumors, growths, broken bones and torn muscles.

 

Mookite is known also as ‘Australian Red Jasper’. A very grounding crystal. Helps with self-esteem. Can help with dreams and meditation and moving forward in life. Helps with fear and depression. Has been used for the thyroid gland. Helps one to be more social, encouraging new perception and communication skills.

 

Moonstone is known for balancing, introspective, reflective, and lunar. It is capable of helping one with the changing structures of ones life on the physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual levels. Once called the “travelers stone” it is used for protection against the perils of travel. Moonstone is also a talisman of GOOD FORTUNE. It is also said to both arouse tenderness within the self and to bring happiness to the environment in which it resides.

 

Mother of Pearl is known for signifying faith, charity, and innocence, enhances personal integrity, and helps to provide focus to ones attention. The pearl has been known as a “stone of sincerity”, bring truth to situations and loyalty to a “cause”. It has been used to inhibit boisterous behavior, and to provide a reflection of the self such that one may see the manner in which one appears to others.

 

Onyx is known for banishing grief, to enhance self-control, to stimulate the power of wise decision making, and to encourage happiness and good fortune. It is grounding and can be used to deflect or absorb the negativity of others.

 

Peridot is known for Clearing the heart, pathway, strengthening breath of life, prosperity, growth, openness. Used by Egyptians, Aztecs, Incas to gently cleanse and heal the physical heart. (lungs, lymph, breast) Yellower gems also for Solar Plexus (stomach, liver, adrenal.) Helps understand relationships, other realities Alleviates depression, anger, fear, jealousy, anxiety.

 

Quartz: There are many varieties of this Semi Precious Stone and each has its own healing properties.

 

Clear Quartz also known as “Rock Crystal” can bring the energy of the stars into the soul. Traditionally, the natural quartz crystal was said to both harmonize and align human energies, thoughts, consciousness, emotions – with the energies of the universe and to make these greater energies available to humanity. The natural tendency of quartz is for harmony, and is recognized as a “Stone of Power”. Stimulates brain function & power, aids clarity of mind. Dispels negativity in ones energy field and environment, aligns all chakras, a very powerful healer.

 

Rose Quartz is known for emitting calm, cooling energy, Love, beauty, peacefulness, forgiving, loveliness, self-love and emotional balance. Gently soothes and warms heart center. Emotional healing, loss, stress, hurt, fear, low confidence, resentment, anger. Slowly eases childhood traumas/neglect/lack of love, low self-esteem. Good to wear in a chaotic or crisis situation. It is “the stone of gentle love” bringing peace and calm to relationships. It can be used for spiritual atonement to the energy of love. It is a rejuvenating agent for both physical body and the emotions. It is an excellent energy for healing emotional “wounds”.

 

Rutilated Quartz is known for Enhancing life – force, strengthens immune systems, and brain function. Eases depression. Facilitates communication, increases clairvoyance. Highly electrical, more intensity than clear quartz, transmutes negativity, enhances communication with spirit guides. A great physical healer.

 

Smoky Quartz is used to gently dissolve negative energies and emotional blockages. Alleviates fear, anxiety, depression. It can be used to initiate a powerful force field which will absorb many forms of negativity, both from within ones self and from other forces. It promotes personal pride and joy in living. Smoky quartz has been used to regulate creativity in business, and to encourage astute-ness in purchasing. It works to diffuse communication deficiencies and to dissolve mental and emotional blockages which limit perception and learning.

 

Rhodonite is known as “the stone of love” and helps one to achieve to his/her greatest potential. It activates and energizes the heart chakra, and conveys the resonance of unconditional love to the physical plane. It dispels anxiety and promotes coherence, bringing the user and observant nature and facilitating attention to details and interrelationships.

 

Snowflake Obsidian is known for allowing one to recognize the unnecessary pattern which remain in ones life and to re-design ones thought patters to provide relief from undesired conditions. It is “the stone of purity” and balance to the body, mind , and spirit.

 

Sodalite is known for bringing Intelligence, knowledge and understanding to the wearer. Examinations and tests coming up? Sodalite is the choice.

 

Tigereye is known for aiding individuals seeking clarity and for those who must deal intelligently with the scattered details which must be brought together in some pattern. It can be used to enhance the psychic abilities and can assist in the gentle attunement of third eye activity. This stone is best suited to earthy people. It has been used to stimulate wealth and to enhance the stability required to maintain wealth. Produces soothing vibrations, generating a calmness to unsettled turmoil, and allowing one to enjoy the actions of being unfenced and uninhibited. Can be used to enhance self empowerment.

Turquoise is known for toning and strengthening of entire body , aids tissue regeneration, circulation, lungs, respiratory system. Creative expression, peace of mind, emotional balance, communication, friendship, and loyalty. Chinese Turquoise – provides soothing energy and peace of mind. In ancient times it was used to protect property and to protect against accidents.

 

Unakite is known to be very helpful in the steady release of feelings long held in. It acts to balance the emotional body, bringing it into alignment with the higher forces of spirituality. It can be used to help one go beneath the physical symptoms of dis-ease and to allow for the determination of the root cause underlying the condition; the cause becoming apparent in the cases of the physical, mental, emotional & spiritual planes of existence. It can be used in the treatment of the reproductive system, and to stimulate healthy pregnancies while facilitating the health of the unborn.

 

Zircon is known for Universal Truth, intuition, durability, steadiness, integrity and connection with “All That Is.” Eases depression, insomnia. Also historical poison detoxifier. Man-made (cubic Zirconia or “CZ”) is not nearly as strong/effective as natural. “Pink Ice” is pink CZ.