Amazonite has a soothing and calming energy that helps relieve stress and irritation. It dispels negative energy that one is holding onto returning them to a more balanced state. When conflict arises, Amazonite will help you see both sides of an argument and help improve one’s verbal and non-verbal communication until an understanding is reached. It also assists with alleviating worry and fear by calming the nervous system. It is a great crystal for those suffering from emotional trauma. On a mental level, it combines information from the brain with one’s own intuition raising the level of consciousness. Amazonite is a great filter for geopathic stress and electromagnetic pollution. Placing Amazonite on a computer, cell phone and microwave is said to alleviate the affects these types of pollution have on the mind, body and spirit.
Aquamarine its connection to the spirit of the sea, Aquamarine has a soothing, calming energy that helps calm our fears, anxieties and phobias. Known as a stone of courage and protection, it has been used since ancient times by seamen to promote safe travel and protection from drowning. Known for its connection to the Throat Chakra, Aquamarine opens the lines of communication, encouraging self-expression. However, before doing so, Aquamarine soothes our innermost fears by helping us understand and interpret the underlying reason for our emotional blockages. This inspires monumental personal growth allowing us to be honest and open communicators. The unresolved, unfinished business that has been holding us back is now concluded, leaving behind the sense of closure that is necessary to heal, grow and inspire!
Apatite is linked to the Third Eye improving intellect, expanding insights and amplifying our reasoning abilities to enable us to clear the clutter and see truth when it is not obvious. It is also a Throat Chakra stone that opens honest and clear communication channels assisting with expressing our truth. It eliminates any blockages in the Chakras, balances Yin Yang energy and cleanses the Aura of scattered energy providing a renewed sense of balance and harmony. Apatite is also very effective at inspiring creativity, along with the motivation to reveal our creative sides to others. For those of us who are more introverted, Apatite can strengthen confidence in social situations encouraging self-expression without the fear of being aloof or alienated.
Hematite is extremely effective at keeping us grounded. When emotions run high or the stress of everyday life has you at your breaking point, use Hematite to balance these emotions and keep yourself grounded and focused on your goals. A very supportive stone for women, Hematite boosts self-esteem, invigorates willpower and radiates confidence, while removing self-imposed limitations and doubt. Hematite is a protective stone that eliminates negativity from our Aura returning us to a harmonious state. In addition, it stimulates our ability to concentrate and focus, heightens our memory and organizes our thoughts. Hematite helps us come to terms with our past mistakes and regrets persuading us to see them not as disasters, but as learning experiences and opportunities for growth.
Onyx is a strength providing stone that is highly beneficial in difficult times involving physical or emotional stress. It centers our energy and aligns us with our higher power for guidance and strength. Onyx wants us to be the master of our own destiny and it promotes the vigor, stamina and steadfast that we need on our journey. Onyx encourages us to learn from our past mistakes allowing us to develop confidence in our judgment and decision-making abilities. An excellent stone for absorbing and transmuting negative energy, Onyx wants us to focus on the important things in life. It fosters self-discipline and self-control facilitating our ability to manifest our greatest desires.
Turtles shift between water and land absorbing the subtle energies of both. They methodically contemplate every step they take, while not letting others distract their calm demeanor. They embody our need to slow down, meditate and reconnect to nature around us. Their hard shell provides protection. Their connection to the Water Element helps stabilize our emotions and access our intuition. While their connection to the Earth Element keeps us grounded and connected to nature. In addition, they remind us to be kind, compassionate and sensitive towards one another.