Gemstones & Meanings
Gemstones are beautiful, magical, and equally powerful. Each, and every unique stone holds properties - we have listed a multitude of meanings that fall alongside each gemstone we use in our own pieces, read below to learn more about any items you have purchased that include gemstones.
AMETHYST: Amethyst is a purple to violet precious stone from the quartz family. It is a stone or spirituality & contentment. The stone brings energies of peace, calm, balance, courage and inner strength. An excellent stone for meditation or dream work, it has also been used to ease the pain of grief and promote happiness. Amethysts have a relaxing and soothing effect on people and promote healthy sleeping habits when placed on the body. Known as a change stone, amethyst can bring about any type of change in your life & consciousness. Crystal Healing: In healing Amethyst is believed to ease headaches, release tension, relieve physical and emotional pain and help combat addictions. It is also re-known to reduce swellings and bruises.
OPALITE: Opalite is a stone of inspiration which enhances imagination and creativity. It can bring inspiration to any project, life in general and spirit. Opalite is most known for its ability to bring one’s traits and characteristics to the surface for examination and transformation. Just as Opalite absorbs and reflects light, it picks up thoughts and feelings,desires and buried emotions, amplifying them and returning them to the source. While magnifying one’s negative attributes may prove to be uncomfortable, it allows for understanding how destructive these emotions can be and assists the process of letting them go. Opalite also illuminates the positive actions and emotions of the self, enhancing the good and true, and fostering one’s highest potential. It is a karmic stone with a reminder that what one sends out will return. Crystal Healing: Mentally, opalite is said to enhance memory. It is also used to decrease confusion.
SNOWFLAKE OBSIDIAN: A stone of purity, Snowflake Obsidian brings about a balance to the body, mind and spirit. Snowflake Obsidian helps to keep you centered and focused when any chaotic situation presents itself. This gem can remove negativity from a space or person with ease. Volcanic in origin, Snowflake Obsidian helps to draw emotions to the surface and to examine harmful thought patterns. A good choice for past life work, Snowflake Obsidian heals old karmic patterns. This gemstone promotes a sense of calm and inner centering which readies one for a deep meditative state. Snowflake Obsidian encourages inner reflection making us aware of negative patterns of thought and unhealthy patterns of behavior and giving us the chance to change them. It is also believed to help shield the wearer from negativity and grief. Crystal Healing: Physically, Snowflake Obsidian is associated with the skeletal and vascular systems, and is said to support smooth skin.
LAPIS LAZULI: Lapis Lazuli is one of the most generally desired stones since the beginning. Its deep, celestial blue remains the symbol of royalty and honor, gods and power, spirit and vision. It is a universal symbol of wisdom and truth. Lapis Lazuli is a powerful crystal for activating the higher mind and enhancing intellectual ability. It stimulates the desire for knowledge, truth and understanding, and aids the process of learning. It is excellent for enhancing memory.
This strong inner power can also build courage, confidence, and overcome shyness. A stone of truth, Lapis encourages honesty in all areas of life. Wear it for all forms of deep communication. It is also a stone of friendship and brings harmony in relationships. Crystal Healing:
ROSE QUARTZ: Rose Quartz promotes unconditional love, forgiveness, infinite peace and compassion. It creates harmony in relationships and teaches us about the true essence of love. It purifies and opens up the heart allowing us to express our emotions. It reduces stress and tension, allowing us to express love, sensitivity and compassion towards ourselves and others. Rose Quartz brings a deep inner healing, enhancing self-love, self-trust, self-worth and self-confidence. It can be used to attract love into your life and maintain happy loving relationships.
RAINBOW FLUORITE:Fluorite promotes focus, intuition and understanding. It helps to bring chaos into order, promoting stability, free thinking and clear unbiased reasoning. Fluorite is excellent for the advancement of the mind, aiding in meditation and inter-dimensional communication. It is a highly protective stone, especially on a psychic level and from outside influences. Fluorite draws away negative energy and stress, cleansing and purifying the body.
CHERRY QUARTZ:Cherry Quartz brings new hope, brings positive energies, relief from anxiety & helps develop vision for the bigger picture. Cherry quartz is an energy stone and a powerful healing stone.
AVENTURINE (GREEN): Green Aventurine is said to benefit one in all areas of creativity and imagination, as well as intellect and mental clarity. Lore says that it enhances prosperity and brings career success. It is a gentle stone energetically that gives a sense of calm and balance and enhances happiness. It also helps one to see alternatives and potentials in all situations, giving a positive outlook, courage and inner strength. It is also said to bring luck, especially in games of chance. Green Aventurine is also a mystical stone of prosperity. Aventurine bring friendship to one's life. It is also a stone of protection energies.
SODALITE: Sodalite is a stone of logic, rationality, and efficiency. It is known to be helpful to stimulate thought. Sodalite is a stone of truth, and brings this to all communications. It can help end arguments or other disagreements. It is particularly useful for honesty of emotions. It increases intelligence, knowledge and learning, and can unite the logical with the spiritual.
TURQURENITE (TURQUOISE): This is a stone of peace, serenity and tranquility. Increases protection, meditation energy, wisdom, balance, honest communication, strength, friendship and love. Shields the wearer from harmful influences, attracts friendship.Turqurenite is a very sacred stone used for centuries by the Native American's in all healing work.
BLUE SANDSTONE: Blue Sandstone symbolizes enterprise, success, victory and glory; which can enhance the power of leadership and strong and be able to enhance the body’s good spirits, drive out evil spirits; clear the mind and relieve the pressure. Blue Sandstone resembles the brilliant stars shining in the dark blue sky which bring courage, confidence and willpower and boost vitality and energy.
AGATE: Agate's most noticeable properties overall are balancing yin/yang energy, courage, protection, healing, and calming. Agate is considered a Power Stone. It is very grounding, solid and stable. Agate is an excellent stone for rebalancing and harmonizing body, mind and spirit. It cleanses and stabilizes the aura, eliminating and transforming negativity. Agate enhances mental function, improving concentration, perception and analytical abilities. Agate also has excellent protective and healing energy. It soothes and calms, creating a sense of security and safety.
MOONSTONE: Being associated with the moon, moonstone has always been the stone of love and lovers, and is a symbol of feminine energy. The meaning of moonstone is for the balance of emotions: balancing, calming, and healing. It helps the wearer bring their emotions under control balancing the yin and yang.
GREEN JADE: Jade is said to promote love, courage, justice, wisdom and self-sufficiency and is believed to be an emotional balancer. It is thought to release negative thoughts and to soothe the mind.Jade is a protective stone, said to protect the wearer from harm and to attract good luck and friendship.
BLACK ONYX: Black Onyx meaning is self control, decision making, intuition, protection. It is regarded as one powerful protection stone as it absorbs negative energy of people to release mental stress and promote emotional well-being.It is a stone for Leo zodiac sign.
LABRADORITE: Labradorite is a power stone, allowing you to see through illusions and determine the actual form of your dreams and goals. It is excellent for strengthening intuitions.
AMBER: Amber is technically not a gemstone or mineral, but a fossilized sap from prehistoric trees that has aged over the course of millions of years. Amber is usually thought of as yellow golden in hue. Amber properties are; Brings a care free, sunny disposition. Promotes good luck and success and dissolves opposition.
BLUE CHALCEDONY:Blue chalcedony is a stone with a gentle energy that feels kind of dreamy. It is said to foster balance between mind, body and spirit. It is a stone of calm and peace that is reputed to reduce or negate hostility, anger, and irritation. Blue chalcedony mystically soothes and fosters mental and emotional stability and can engender emotional honesty.
AQUAMARINE: Aquamarine is metaphysically known as a stone of courage and fortitude that can bring great power. It is said to assist with quick intellectual response. It brings inner peace, hope and self-love, gives shielding for the aura, and is said to bring angels for their guidance and protection. Aquamarine is also used psychically to do past life recall and work. It is also said to be a wonderful good luck stone. Aquamarine is reputed to assist with calming communication issues. It is said to be attuned to the sea and protect travelers on water and sailors.
PYRITE: Pyrite is a stone of intellect and protection. It enhances intelligence, mental stability, logic, analysis, creativity, memory, and psychic development. It can help you tap your own latent mental talents and abilities. Pyrite is a powerful protection stone, and is very grounding. Pyrite additionally is a stone that brings energies of good luck or good fortune.
RHODOCHROSITE: Rhodochrosite represents selfless love and compassion. It is a wonderful stone to use when working with the Heart Chakra and relationships. Those dealing with loss will find a deep love within this stone. Comforting and positive, Rhodochrosite helps to bring repressed emotions to the surface to be acknowledged, addressed, and released, allowing for much personal growth to take place. Rhodochrosite aids in self-forgiveness and self-love.
CLEAR QUARTZ: Clear Quartz works on all areas of the mind & the body by awakening, amplifying and transmitting energy and clarifying thought processes. It is an excellent stone for meditation, directing energies with more intensity than other gemstones. It removes negativity and allows access to your spirit guides. Clear Quartz provides clarity in thinking and awareness. Because of its profound ability to enhance and strengthen the aura, clear quartz is thought to stimulate the entire immune system and help bring the body in physical balance and a greater state of health.
INDIAN AGATE:The naturally forming Indian Agate Gemstone breaks away from its place of origin and flows through the streams emerging out of the mountains. When these stones reach a particular spot in the river rolling in the waters, on Purnamashi (full moon) day at a certain time they come in contact with the full moon energy. Apart from absorbing its lunar energies, it also takes on different colors and watermarks. They are then ripe with the human healing energies and powers to banish and ward of bad luck, evil spells and misfortune, in every sphere of life, that one may have been carrying over his or her shoulders for quite a while.
Through many colored stones are known as gemstones, few are considered to be best luck bringers. Their most charming appearance according to ancient experience, is the most valuable gifts from God. A particular Indian Agate gemstone has a mysterious influence on a particular wearer.