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 who gives us 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.
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.
Rose Quartz is known as "The stone of unconditional love." It has a soothing energy that increases empathy towards oneself and others. It helps improve our ability to forgive ourselves for our past indiscretions and gives us the strength and courage to forgive others for any wrongs they may have done. Rose Quartz reminds us that extending compassion and love towards ourselves is essential to our growth. Without doing so, we continue to carry too heavy of a burden that will weigh us down and hinder us on our journey towards enlightenment. Rose Quartz understands how difficult this task can be and will assist by lowering stress and tension and dissipating the anger and jealousy we feel, promoting only loving, peaceful thoughts and actions.
Tigers Eye has a powerful energy that combines the grounding qualities of earth with the uplifting vitality of the sun putting us in a grounded, high vibrational state. A stone of balance, it works to align our lower Chakras stimulating the flow of Kundalini. Additionally, Tigers Eye helps to harmonize our Yin Yang and emotional energies. Tigers Eye is a protective stone that was used as a talisman since ancient times to ward off evil and negativity. It instills the courage we need to recognize what strengths and talents we already possess, along with areas of ourselves that need improvement. Increasing self-worth and self-esteem, Tigers Eye promotes creativity and clarity to resolve our internal conflicts enabling us to proceed with our highest intentions as the best version of ourselves.
Sodalite is a stone of self-expression and confidence. It enhances our self-worth and self-esteem while encouraging us to live our truth through our words and actions. Stimulating our Pineal Gland and Third Eye, Sodalite assists in heightening our intuition and promoting focused, rational thoughts. For those of us that tend to react emotionally, Sodalite tames our impulsive emotions by encouraging us to use logic, rational thoughts alongside our intuition. Sodalite helps us release our fears, insecurities, phobias and guilt that have been holding us back from reaching our full potential. Returning us to a sense of balance healed from our past emotional wounds and trauma, Sodalite invigorates our spirit, self-esteem and self-acceptance.
Amethyst is an extremely powerful and protective crystal with an immensely high vibration stemming from its deep purple hue. It balances our mind, body and spirit leaving us feeling centered and grounded, while converting our scattered thoughts into focused ideals. Amethyst is a wonderful crystal to wear or keep at the office as it repels all forms of negative energy from the environment. Amethyst links our physical, mental and emotional energies to the Spiritual. This cleanse and revitalizes our Aura, raises our vibration and connects us to the endless love of the Divine, while providing insights into our true-nature and encouraging us to seek Spiritual wisdom and guidance. It is very beneficial to the brain, as it can both calm and stimulate based on what is needed at the time. Amethyst can also enhance our memory and improve our motivation to achieve the goals we have set for ourselves. In addition, Amethyst dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety making it an excellent stone to sleep with to avoid nightmares. Amethyst is a true gift from the Divine and must have in every crystal lover’s collection!
Citrine is a very powerful stone with cleansing and regenerating properties that mimic the energy of the sun. It transmits a vibrant, warm vibration that leaves us feeling more confident, strong and energized. Citrine is also known as an abundance stone teaching us how to manifest and attract prosperity, wealth and success. The energy of Citrine is one of happiness and joy that raises our self-esteem and encourages us to express ourselves creativity. When working with Citrine to enhance creativity, you will notice your inhibitions and insecurities start to wither as happiness and confidence flow through you. You will be more likely to experiment with new ideals without the fear of judgment and criticism that may have held you back in the past.
Golden Sheen Obsidian
Golden Sheen Obsidian is brown or black colored Obsidian that reflects a golden sheen on its surface as a result of gas bubbles being trapped in between its layers as the molten lava began to cool while the Obsidian was forming. It is a stone of personal power connected to the Solar Plexus Chakra that helps us reclaim our power, aligning it with the Divine so we can put it to use for the greater good of the Universe. Golden Sheen Obsidian is a favorite crystal to use for scrying as it takes you deep into the past and far ahead into the future showing you the root cause of your problems, negative thoughts or habits and what they will become if left unaddressed. A Root Chakra crystal that keeps us grounded and deflects negativity, Golden Sheen Obsidian helps erase the thoughts, habits and patterns that we discover to be the root cause of our suffering opening the door for healing to occur. In addition, it shines a light on our hidden talents enabling us to manifest our dream life as we find our true calling and “go for gold” pursuing that dream.
Obsidian is actually volcanic glass formed when molten lava cools too quickly for it to crystalize. It went through an extremely fast transformation, born from the earth out of pure fire. It is a stone without boundaries or limitations that is an extremely powerful, but often times overlooked stone. Nothing is hidden from Obsidian. It will mercilessly expose our flaws, weaknesses and blockages. Obsidian points out all our destructive and disempowering conditions impelling us to grow into our highest self. Despite the harshness of what Obsidian exposes, it will be supportive as well. It has a strong protective shield that it puts around us blocking out negativity from every angle. It is naturally a very grounding stone that has a cord that connects us to the deep core of the earth supporting our transformation by keeping us grounded throughout. Obsidian will help you get to the core of your problems and purify and transform you into a better version of yourself.
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 message 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
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.
Howlite exudes a calming vibration that helps eliminate rage and uncontrolled anger. By absorbing our anger, Howlite encourages us to overcome our selfish tendencies and limiting behaviors. Stilling our mind, Howlite emboldens reasonable communication and expression. Attuning us to the spiritual dimension, Howlite helps prepare us to receive and understand divine wisdom and insights. A newfound awareness to current and past life issues assists our understanding of our own patterns allowing for calm resolve to occur. Howlite is excellent for those suffering with insomnia and can be placed under the pillow or in a gem elixir sipped for an hour before bed.
Moonstone is often referred to as "The Goddess Stone." Directly connected to the moon, it has a very feminine energy that is cyclical in nature just as a women's cycle. It has a very soothing energy that calms our emotions, but also encourages us to accept them as they come and go with the flow, without judging ourselves too harshly. Moonstone is said to help release energy blockages that prevent us from being able to remain composed and balanced while we are experiencing highs and lows. It inspires us to be the best version of ourselves and to learn from our mistakes, but challenge ourselves to be the creative beings were we meant to be without the fear of failure. Moonstone is a very intuitive stone, helping us connect with our Third Eye to enhance our intuitive powers. Trusting one's self is challenging for most of us, but Moonstone nurtures our fears and trepidations until we begin to see how powerful we truly are. New Beginnings is the message that Moonstone would like to share with us. She wants us to know that we are never stuck in one place on this journey and are always afforded an opportunity for a fresh start!
Petrified Wood is also referred to as Fossilized Wood or Agatized Wood. Petrified Wood has a deep connection to the earth making it an excellent grounding stone. It has healing energies that work with our physical and emotional ailments. Petrified Wood started its journey as wood and slowly over millions and millions of years its natural composition was pseudo morphed into Agatized crystals. It teaches us to be patient with ourselves while we experience our own personal evolution. It reminds us that life is progressing perfectly as it should. Meditating with Petrified Wood is known to help people connect with their spirit while in its infancy being cradled by the universe. A stone that encourages harmony with nature, Petrified Wood reminds us to be conservative with our resources, respect our planet and live in harmony with all sentient beings. If you start to feel any sort of disconnect, use your Petrified Wood as a reminder you are not alone and all beings are universally connected as one.
Kambaba Jasper, also known as Crocodile Jasper, is an exotic stone found only in Africa. It contains three billion-year-old fossils of stromatolites. It has an ancient and profoundly wise earth energy. This energy harmonizes us with the cycles of the Universe and attunes us with the natural vibration of the planet. This erases our worries, anxieties and fear leading to a calmer more relaxed demeanor. A stone of growth, Kambaba Jasper encourages and guides us through our spiritual development by aligning us on our rightful path. It strengthens the inner core of our being, fostering courage, endurance and stamina to persevere while on the journey to become the highest version of ourselves.
Chalcedony radiates its nurturing vibration instilling a feeling of comfort and contentment to those it touches. Chalcedony is very creative stone, opening the mind towards acceptance of new ideals and situations. It is known to improve our mental flexibility and verbal dexterity making us better listeners and communicators. This is especially beneficial in teams where a brotherhood/sisterhood mentality is crucial. Chalcedony, especially blue Chalcedony, is an excellent Throat Chakra stone. It works to absorb all negative thoughts and emotions we currently feel and replaces them with an optimistic, upbeat outlook. Because our thoughts dictate our actions and the impending result use Chalcedony when you are feeling blue and transform your melancholy into joy!
An excellent grounding and protective stone, Bloodstone reduces irritabilities, aggressiveness and impatience. It helps to calm our mind, remove confusion and enhance our decision-making abilities by protecting us from undesirable influences and negative energy. Ancient civilizations used Bloodstone for its detoxifying affects on the blood by grinding the stone to a fine powder. They also entrusted Bloodstone to heal exhaustion caused by impurities in the mind, body and spirit connection leaving one’s spirit enlivened and revitalized.
Rainforest Rhyolite encourages a deeper connection to Mother Earth. It brings out our passion for all things in nature, inspiring us to really connect with plants, trees, animals and with Gaia herself. Its vibration radiates happiness, providing us with the confidence and motivation we need to confront and heal our emotional wounds and releasing the hold they have on us. It incites strength and perseverance on our spiritual journey. Rainforest Rhyolite shields our emotional health and wellbeing by removing obstacles that prevent our Heart Chakra from flowing freely, opening our hearts to love.
Quartz is the “Master Healer” and “Stone of Power!” Quartz has a very high vibration that amplifies and purifies our energy and intentions. It raises consciousness towards enlightenment and cleanses us on every level. It is the most powerful healing stone in the crystal kingdom because of its unique helical spiral formation. It's clarity is created from every color of the rainbow enabling it to assist us with any mental, spiritual and physical ailment that prevents us from being the best version of ourselves. It also possesses the wonderful ability to amplify any other crystal it is near enhancing that crystal's energy and vibration!
Selenite is an extremely high vibrational stone. It connects our conscious mind with our subconscious, bridging the gap between the two and creating an understanding of what has been occurring. What once confused us becomes clear and we begin to see the big picture. Its powerful vibration aligns us with the angelic realm and opens our Crown Chakra. Bestowing higher guidance upon us, Selenite soothes and purifies our tangled emotions allowing us to feel deep peace. Selenite has an ethereal quality believed to inhabit the space between light and matter. We can use Selenite to form a protective grid around our homes blocking out outside influences and instilling a safe and tranquil atmosphere inside. Selenite can also be used externally to help block negative influence from our mind, body and spirit.