A reference guide to Crystal Properties
AGATE – soothing and calming; a balancing stone that stabilizes the aura; grounding.
AMAZONITE- brings your Etheric back into balance with your physical body. It brings calm, helps you to realize the cause of blockages and gives you the ability to release and clear that blockage. It strengthens your heart and physical body.
AMETHYST – having a high spiritual vibration, this stone is quite protective and enhances spiritual endeavors; it blocks negative energies, is calming, balancing and aids in spiritual insight.
AMBER- serves as a bridge to connect the energies of heaven and earth – of the spiritual and the physical realms. Amber can be used to ground spiritual energies into your physical body and fill it with light. Amber can also help you feel more connected to the physical plane.
ANGELITE – a stone of awareness for the new age; it represents peace and a connection with your angels. It also heightens perception, compassion and helps connect with universal knowledge.
AQUAMARINE- a stone of courage. It helps to attune to more spiritual levels of awareness; for those who are involved in spiritual development, it provides emotional and intellectual stability and enhances the connection with the higher self.
BLOODSTONE – increases creativity and intuition. “It is believed to have mystical and magical properties, controlling the weather and conferring the ability to banish evil and negativity. Grounds the heart chakra energy.
CALCITE- assists in freely expressing the emotions and eases emotional pain. Activates freer expression of creative abilities. Calcite is a wonderful healer and aligner, working with grounding energies through into the physical plane.
CHALCEDONY-Use to balance the energy of the body, mind, emotions and spirit. Encourages benevolence and good will. Alleviates hostility, irritability and melancholy. It enhances generosity, responsiveness and receptivity. Great to increase mental stability.
CELESTITE- assists you in opening up to heavenly light and heightened states of consciousness – some connect to the Angelic realm with it. It accelerates your growth and aids in creative expression, peace of mind, truth and clear speech. It is great for balancing your energies and promoting peace.
CITRINE – a stone of the sun; positive energy never needs clearing. Energizing and boosts creativity.
FLUORITE – a crystal of protection and integration; grounding as well as enhancing of spiritual awareness and psychic gifts.
GARNET- It has been known as a stone of commitment… to purpose, to others and to one’s self. The loving powers of garnet tend to reflect the attributes of devotion, bringing the love of others to expressions of warmth and understanding. Especially powerful when combined with labradorite.
HOWLITE- used to calm communication, to facilitate awareness and to encourage emotional expression. Great for facilitating memory, knowledge, and progress.
LABRADORITE – said to represent the “Temple of the Stars”, it brings the light of other planetary beings to soul of the user. It can help to provide clarity to the inner sight it also enhances patience and an inner knowing of the right time. Labradorite is a stone of transformation. It clears, balances and protects the aura.
LAPIS LAZULI – stone of royal decree; opens third eye and throat chakras facilitating spiritual communication. Protective, releases stress, and blocks psychic attacks; aids in connecting with spirit guides.
MALACHITE – is a stone of transformation and helps with change and spiritual evolution. It can clear and activate all chakras, as well as balance them. Malachite is a stone that bridges the energy of the heart and base chakras. It is particularly useful for balancing and clearing the heart chakra.
MOONSTONE – another stone of pure intent; allows higher understanding of spiritual knowledge; aids in dreamtime and dream-work, and heightens psychic clairvoyance; helps you to accept your psychic gifts.
QUARTZ (Clear) – can be used to clear and activate the energy centers of the body, attuning well to the heart chakra and working very well at the third eye. It aids greatly in purifying the physical, mental and spiritual bodies.
ROSE QUARTZ – is a stone of unconditional love. It opens the heart chakra to all forms of love: self-love, family love, platonic love, and romantic love. The elevated energy of quartz gives rose quartz a property of enhancing love in virtually any situation. It also brings gentleness, forgiveness, and tolerance.
SMOKEY QUARTZ- assists with grief, despair, depression and other forms of fermenting negativity. It is a mild sedative with a relaxing effect, it helps you to explore your inner self, embracing dark areas with light and love and so allowing healing and reconciliation to take place.
TIGER’S EYE – a high vibration stone with unparalleled grounding capabilities. It is known to increase psychic ability while anchoring you to the “here and now”. Used as a talisman, this stone is highly protective. It also works to stimulate the Kundalini energy.