Crystal & Gemstone Properties A to E

 

A

Amethyst is associated with the Brow Chakra.

Amethyst enhances spiritual awareness and encourages visionary qualities. It is a protective stone and transforms negativity. Excellent as a meditation tool.

Archangel:

Michael

Healing Properties:

  • Encourages self-control
  • Aides pain and releases tension, especially tense headaches.
  • Treats insomnia and brings restful sleep. Reduces bruising and swellings.

Application:

  • Should be worn, for a long period of time, either as chain or pendant next to the body.

Amethyst

 

Astrophyllite is associated with the Base Chakra.

Astrophyllite means ‘Star Sheet’ and is probably named after the interwoven star shapes that this crystal sometimes forms. It is a dark coloured stone that often contains sparkling inclusions.

Astrophyllite helps you to see what you no longer need in your life and allows you to let go of it. It encourages you to see your full potential and to appreciate that as one door closes another opens.

Archangel:

Michael

Healing Properties:

  • Encourages awareness to others emotional needs.
  • Aides learning especially in healing techniques like accupressure and massage.
  • Beneficial to the reproductive and hormonal systems.
  • Aides PMS and the menopause.

Application:

  • Held in the hand during meditation or applied directly to the area of need.

 

Aventurine - Green

Green Aventurine is associated with the Heart Chakra.

Green Aventurine is a gentle supporting and comforting stone. It is a good all round healer and can calm anger and irritation while stimulating emotional recovery. Green Aventurine can reinforce leadership qualities and decisiveness and can help us to see alternatives and possibilities, gently encouraging us to persevere.

Archangel:

Jophiel and Raphael

Healing Properties:

  • Balances the yin and yang energy.
  • Encourages regeneration of the heart.
  • Stimulates the fat metabolism and lowers cholesterol levels.
  • Green Aventurine has an anti-inflammatory effect and fortifies the connective tissues.
  • Alleviates pain.

Application:

  • Should be worn, for a long period of time, either as chain or pendant next to the body.
  • It is a good to use as a hand comforter and also directly on the area that needs healing.

Green Aventurine

 

B

Bloodstone

Bloodstone is associated with the Heart Chakra.

Bloodstone, sometimes referred to as Heliotrope, is a dark green stone with flecks of red caused by the presence of iron oxide. As its name suggests it is associated with the blood and is believed to be an excellent blood purifier.  Bloodstone can also be a powerful aid to revitalisation when the body and mind are exhausted.

Archangel:

Raziel and Raphael

Healing Properties:

  • Bloodstone is one of the best immune-boosting minerals especially in cases of infections.
  • Stimulates the flow of lymph fluid.
  • Detoxifies and neutralises over-acidification, benefiting the liver, kidneys and bladder.
  • Strengthens the heart and circulatory system.

Application:

  • Place the Bloodstone directly on the thymus gland above the heart forhelp in fortifying the immune response as soon as an infection is noticed.

Bloodstone

 

C

Calcite - Blue

Blue Calcite is associated with the Throat Chakra.

Blue Calcite has a gentle, calming energy. Placed in a room with you it can make you aware of when you need to stop what you are doing and rest and refresh yourself. It is also said to gently soothe the nerves and to alleviate anxiety and negative emotions.

Archangel:

Jophiel, Raguel and Raphael

Healing Properties:

  • Eases joint pain.
  • Lowers blood pressure.
  • Aides clear communication.
  • Stimulates blood clotting and encourages healing of tissue and bones.

Application:

  • Should be used as a hand comforter or worn as a pendant.
  • Can also be taken as an essence for faster, more noticable effects.

Blue Calcite

 

Calcite - Orange

Orange Calcite is associated with the Solar Plexus Chakra.

Orange Calcite is said to be an energy amplifier, it is also believed to remove negative energy from our bodies and the environment.

Place this crystal in a room, hold, wear as jewellery or place in your pocket, and it is said to remove stagnant energy bringing light, laughter and happiness into your life.

Archangel:

Sandalphon

Healing Properties:

  • Heals the reproductive system.
  • Aides irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Application:

  • Should be used as a hand comforter or worn as a pendant.
  • Can also be taken as an essence for faster, more noticable effects.

Orange Calcite

 

Carnelian

Carnelian is associated with the Sacral Chakra.

Carnelian is an all round healing stone that gently warms and stabilises. Carnelian is widely available and is densely coloured, translucent to opaque. Its colour can be enhanced by gentle heat.

Archangel:

Gabriel

Healing Properties:

  • Alleviates rheumatism and stimulates the metabolism.
  • Ensures a good blood supply to the organs and tissues.
  • Influences the female reproductive organs and increases fertility.
  • Improves the absorption of vitamins and minerals.

Application:

  • Should be worn in contact with the skin or taken as an essence.

Carnelian

 

Charoite

Charoite is associated with the Brow Chakra.

Charoite is known as a ‘Stone of Transformation’ as it is said to transform negative emotions, such as fear, obsession and anger, into positive feelings. It is a very spiritual stone believed to stimulate inner vision and encourage spiritual growth. It can help you to appreciate the present moment and to put things into perspective.

Archangel:

Haniel, Micael and Raziel

Healing Properties:

  • In healing Charoite is believed to speed up the healing process and to reduce damage to the liver caused by alcohol abuse.
  • It is known to reduce damage to the pancreas, caused by excessive refined sugar consumption, and to alleviate aches, pains and cramps.
  • Charoite is believed to give improvement in cases of autism and bipolar disorder.

Application:

  • Should be worn in contact with the skin.

Charoite

 

Crystal & Gemstone Properties A to E

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