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!
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.
Picture Jasper encourages us to see the bigger picture. By holding onto our negative emotions, we sabotage our spiritual journey. The drawings that appear on Picture Jasper are said to be from Mother Earth herself. Each stone is a gift from Gaia revealing hidden knowledge and messages from long ago. By examining these hidden messages, we learn of our past and with that, the ability to finally let it go. Picture Jasper also wants us to express our own creativity. Serving as inspiration and providing courage and strength, Picture Jasper assists in making our dreams into realities. The stone also serves as a reminder the importance of fostering a greater understanding of all people and their distinct histories and unique cultures. Forging a connection between of all of humanity is a path towards healing the planet and living in true harmony.
The compass has been used since the Qin dynasty in 200 BC. Originally crafted from magnetic Lodestones floating in water, they use the Earth’s natural magnetic pull to always show us which direction is north. The compass offers guidance when we are lost and further symbolizes wisdom and virtue. It illustrates the four sacred directions that are represented by the Four Elements, which in turn, correlate to the 12 signs of the Zodiac. The compass reminds us to live in harmony and balance with each element within ourselves and with the elements found in nature.