Dumortierite is referred to as the “Stone of Patience.” It carries a very soothing, calm, relaxing energy that assists in releasing stress and tension. Dumortierite is a very supportive stone that can promote feelings of confidence encouraging us to stay true to and stand up for our beliefs. It is associated with our communication center, the Throat Chakra, assisting us focus and organize our scattered thoughts into clear communication. Dumortierite understands that our journey towards enlightenment doesn’t occur as quickly as we hope. It encourages us to have patience with the natural order of the Universe, helping us accept that we are exactly where we are supposed to be and reminds us to keep on our path because it will come when we are ready to receive it.
Rhodonite works on an emotional level to heal shock and trauma. It clears energy blockages from our past and transmutes our anger and resentment into forgiveness and acceptance. Rhodonite promotes self-love and compassion. It encourages us to see how we have unfairly projected our internal issues onto our partner and those we love. With this newfound awareness, we can begin to work through our internal issues and truly open our hearts to love. Rhodonite is connected to our Heart Chakra and works diligently to clear, stabilize and activate this Chakra. Some physical ailments that fester are a result of our emotional and mental scars that have been left unaddressed. Rhodonite balances and integrates these physical and emotional bodies, promoting confidence to heal these wounds and alleviate any confusion we have about their cause.
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.
Elephant symbolizes and encourages strength, honor, stability and patience. While they are one of the largest animals, they can also be one of the most nurturing and gentle. However, they are fiercely loyal and will do anything to protect the ones they love. The relationships they have with their young are very similar to humans. They remind us that supporting and loving one another is the best way to foster growth.