Pink represents compassion, nurturing and love. It relates to unconditional love and understanding, and the giving and receiving of nurturing. Pink is feminine and romantic, affectionate and intimate, thoughtful and caring. It tones down the physical passion of red replacing it with a gentle loving energy.
Pink is intuitive and insightful, showing tenderness and kindness with its empathy and sensitivity.
Pink is a sign of hope. It is a positive color inspiring warm and comforting feelings, a sense that everything will be okay.
Pink can signify good health, being ‘in the pink’, and success as in ‘everything’s rosy’.
PADARADSCHA SAPPHIRE is the rarest and most valuable color of sapphire. The color can be described as pinkish/orange. The name, as esoteric as the color is elusive, is said to be derived from the Sinhalese term for lotus flower. The sapphire symbolizes truth, sincerity and loyalty. It is also thought to bring peace, joy and wisdom to its wearer. In the past, the sapphire was also believed to be a talisman that would protect against evil spirits and other unsavory creatures of the night.
MORGANITE is the stone of Divine Love. This delicate yet powerful stone opens one to the frequency of the universal heart. Morganite attracts love and maintains it promoting abundance of the heart and prosperity of love. It assists in connecting with Divine Love and angelic energies while helping to release unhealthy emotional patterns, aiding in developing trust and bringing a sense of joy and inner strength
KUNZITE is known as “The Highly Spiritual Stone.” Vibrationally, it connects with the universal love principal, shielding one from unwanted energies and influences – essentially providing protection. Kunzite has the power to bring together intellect and intuitional inspiration. It alleviates panic attacks, depression and strengthens circulatory system and nerves.
Magenta is a color of universal harmony and emotional balance. It is a color of cheerfulness, happiness, contentment and appreciation for what you have acquired and achieved. Most people feel more optimistic when in the company of magenta.
Magenta is the color of the non-conformist, the free spirit and assists you in turning your ambitions and desires into reality.
A strong and inspiring color, magenta can appear outrageous and shocking on one hand or innovative and imaginative on the other. It is creativity inspired by beauty.
Rubellite (Pink) Tourmaline
PINK TOURMALINE has energy that relates to creativity and to conceiving new ideas while allowing one to maintain the connection between self and all that is. It stimulates the crown chakra enhancing the higher states of love and spirituality. It promotes joy and peace in times of growth and change. It guides growth of spirit toward enlightenment. It promotes enthusiasm for life by releasing destructive tendencies. Pink tourmaline (also known as rubellite) is a gentle stone that directly touches the heart. Relaxing and nurturing, pink tourmaline is associated with feminine energies. Pink Tourmaline radiates kindness and tolerance opens your ability to surrender to love.
The color red is the color of energy, passion and action. It excites the emotions and motivates us to take action. It signifies a pioneering spirit and leadership qualities, promoting ambition and determination. It is also strong-willed and can give confidence to those who are shy or lacking in will power. Being the color of physical movement, the color red awakens our physical life force. This color is a warm and positive color associated with our most physical needs and our will to survive. It exudes a strong and powerful masculine energy.
It is often used to express love, as in Valentine’s Day, however it relates more to sexuality and lust, rather than love – love is expressed with pink. Red energizes Root Chakra.
In Eastern cultures such as China red is the color for good luck. In Indian culture it symbolizes purity.
RUBY is the “The Stone of the Star of Fire.” It carries the full spectrum of light believed to bring enlightenment to humanity. It encourages passion for life and provides a powerful shield during controversy. A strong healer for the heart, rubies bring about a positive and courageous state of mind. Famous as a protector from misfortune and bad health, ruby is also used to open the heart and promote love. Given as a gift, ruby is a symbol of friendship and love. The ruby is also a symbol of vitality and royalty. Ruby is an activator of passion, confidence, determination, and adventure. It helps you develop courage and face your fears, moving through them and experiencing the renewed vitality on the other side. Stimulating enthusiasm, willingness to try new things, and the fortitude to see them through, ruby is a powerhouse of life-force energy.
Characteristics of the Ruby include nobility, love, contentment, enthusiasm and strength. Rubies are thought to open the heart and promote love, allowing joy to come to those who wear it.
The Ruby is the birthstone for July and the gemstone for the Zodiac sign of Scorpio.
GARNET is “The Stone of Commitment” and inspires love and devotion. A powerful energizer aligning serenity with passion, Garnet brings hope in difficult times and helps one to let go of obsolete ideas. It inspires love and devotion, clearing interfering and unwanted energies. It is said to bring success in matters of the heart as well as in business. It purifies and energizes the cells, blood, lungs and heart. Garnet is a stone of health and energy that enhances energy, passion and pleasure. It helps to move the chi and energy flow within the body, stimulating physical activity. Garnet is a good stone to help with depression, as it brings joy and hope to the wearer and helps lessen the anger directed at oneself. It also cleanses the chakras of negative energy, re-energizing them in the process.
Garnet was named after the pomegranate and is the birthstone for January and the planetary gemstone for the Zodiac sign of Scorpio.
CORAL has been called the ‘garden of the sea’. It is known as “The Stone of Diplomacy.” It aids in communication and tranquility, helping to propel one to action. It facilitates intuition, imagination, and visualization and strengthens understanding of mysticism. Coral alleviates depression, quiets the emotions ands brings peace. It strengthens the connection to the harmonious energies of the universe. Ancient civilizations believed that Mars was composed of Red Coral. Coral is a good aid for meditation or visualization, as it symbolizes life and blood-force energy.
The color orange radiates warmth and happiness. It offers emotional strength in difficult times. It helps us to bounce back from disappointments, assisting in recovery from grief.
It is optimistic and uplifting, rejuvenating our spirit.
Orange brings spontaneity and a positive outlook helping us to look on the bright side of life. With its enthusiasm for life, the color orange relates to adventure and risk-taking, inspiring physical confidence, competition and independence.
Orange aids in the assimilation of new ideas and frees the spirit of its limitations, giving us the freedom to be ourselves. At the same time it encourages self-respect and respect of others.
Orange relates to the Sacral Chakra—our ‘gut reaction’ or our gut instincts.
Mandarin (Spessartite) Garnet
MANDARIN (SPESSARTITE) GARNET is an ancient gemstone with many powerful qualities. In the Middle Ages, it symbolized illumination for a darkened soul and was used in times of crisis to provide courage, protection and blessings to warriors going into battle. Carry Mandarin Garnet to fortify your self-confidence in besting problems that seem overwhelming. A power stone, Garnet offers light and hope on the path that leads to your dreams and goals. Mandarin Garnet is said to provide its wearer with analytical and creative abilities, strength of heart and the eagerness to assist others. The healing powers of Spessartite Garnet are said to be good for clear communication, self-confidence and for willingness to make changes and experience new things.
CARNELIAN is known as “The Stabilizer of Energy” and the “Stone of Confidence.” Wonderful to wear when speaking, it helps one to impart acceptance of life’s cycle and restore vitality and creativity. It increases personal power and physical energy, bringing you courage, compassion and a boost in creativity. Wearing or carrying Carnelian enhances vitality and will, providing you with the confidence needed to approach new projects and dreams. It is a wonderful stone to wear on a job interview, as it brings good luck and opportunity, awakening your hidden talents within. Carnelian stimulates the energy of love & joy. It clears negative energy, allowing light to enter & transformation to occur. It has a stabilizing effect on energy in the home and awakens inner talents & creativity.
Carnelian is a powerful Sacral Chakra Stone. By activating the first three chakras, Carnelian provides a powerful boost to your willpower, with the physical energy and drive to back it up. If your heart wants something, carnelian can give you the confidence and power to go for it.
Carnelian is sometimes listed as a birthstone for August and is the gemstone for the Zodiac sign of Virgo.
Being the lightest hue of the spectrum, yellow is uplifting and illuminating, offering hope, happiness, cheerfulness and fun.
Yellow inspires original thought and inquisitiveness. It is creative from a mental aspect, the color of new ideas, helping us to find new ways of doing things
Yellow is the best color to create enthusiasm for life and can awaken greater confidence and optimism. Yellow helps with decision making as it relates to clarity of thought and ideas, although it can often be impulsive. Yellow helps us focus, study and recall information, useful during exam time.
Yellow energizes the Solar Plexus Chakra.
CITRINE is the “Stone of Abundance and Joy.” Citrine helps to manifest wealth and prosperity. It encourages creativity, self-expression and optimism, helping one to overcome fears, phobias and depression. Citrine harnesses the healing power of the Sun’s warming and fortifying energy for the physical body energizing and strengthening the solar plexus. Citrine is an energizing stone that provides happiness, courage, hope and warmth. Citrine is a powerful cleansing and revitalizing stone, invigorating and awakening the mind, body and soul. It attracts abundance and prosperity into our lives. Citrine is a stone of light and happiness. It brings clarity to those who wear it and helps to manifest anything you want to bring into your life. It activates your imagination, bringing more creative visions to a clearer mind and a more positive outlook in life.
Citrine is the birthstone for November, and the planetary stone for Virgo. Citrine is also the gemstone for the 13th and 17th year of marriage.
Fancy Yellow Sapphire
FANCY YELLOW SAPPHIRE is known as “The Stone that brings Wealth.” It stimulates ambition and vivacity and positive interactions with others. It is also known as “the merchant’s stone,” bringing prosperity to their trades and abundance to the home. Healing the intellect as well as detoxing the body,
Green is the color of balance and harmony. It is the great balancer of the heart and the emotions, creating equilibrium between the head and the heart. Green is also the color of growth, the color of spring, of renewal and rebirth. It renews and restores depleted energy.
Green is an emotionally positive color, giving us the ability to love and nurture ourselves and others unconditionally. It therefore relates to the counselor, the good listener, the social worker.
Green is the color of prosperity and abundance, of finance and material wealth. It relates to the business world, to real estate and property. Prosperity gives a feeling of safety to green.
Green promotes a love of nature, and a love of family, friends, pets and the home. It is the color of the garden lover, the home lover and the good.
It is the color of the Heart Chakra.
TSAVORITE is a stone of manifestation, prosperity, vitality, and benevolence. It is often found to be very uplifting. Tsavorite garnet is thought to provide its wearer with strength, vitality and positivity. It is also believed to help the immune system, respiration, metabolism and detoxification. Due to its green color, traditional Hindu belief systems associate tsavorite with Anahata, or the heart chakra. This chakra relates to love, compassion, psychic healing and decision making. Thus tsavorite is thought to be helpful in calming the emotions.
JADE is the “Stone of Luck and Self Sufficiency,” increasing love, nurturing and harmony. It encourages recognition of oneself as who we really are as a spiritual being in our human journey. Physically, it balances the energies within the body. It is considered a powerful lucky charm. It is a stone that can help you attain your goals and dreams, allowing you to see past self-imposed limitations and manifest your dreams into the physical world. Jade promotes courage, compassion, generosity and longevity, helping you lead a richer more fulfilling life. It is a gemstone of much history, as it has been part of Asian history for centuries A stone of serenity. Thought to alleviate anxiety, fear and to promote good luck. Jade not only brings prosperity, but encourages its wearer to hold on to money. A traditional charm for gardeners, jade is said to ensure bountiful harvests. Green jade carries the energy of the Earth and nature, providing a wholesome, nurturing energy that uplifts and soothes the heart. It draws the abundance of nature into your life, helping you create physical prosperity and wellbeing.
EMERALD is “The Stone of Great Integrity.” Often worn by royals to bring domestic calm and loyalty and averting misfortunes. It broadens vision, eloquence in expression and creating positive actions. It heals in the recovery of illnesses, detoxing the liver and soothing the heart and spine. Emerald is a pure activator of the heart chakra. It helps you stay centered in your heart’s wisdom, and make choices from love and compassion. It opens your heart to receiving the flow of universal abundance available to us all, and in this way is an abundance stone.
Emerald is the birthstone for May.
TOURMALINE is known as “The Stone of the Shamans” used as a “telling” stone, to evoke the awakening of self as a spirit and experience oneself as part of the Great Spirit. It is thought to bring healing powers to the physical plane, balancing both the left and right side of the brain, as well as enhancing physical health and spiritual health. Tourmaline is said to strengthen both body and spirit. It is believed to attract inspiration, aid concentration, encourage balance and promote understanding. It is also thought to calm nerves, sooth grief, promote balance and build self-confidence.
PERIDOT is the “Stone of Protection and Guidance.” It clears outside negative influences, helps one to understand one’s destiny and spiritual purpose. Peridot is a healer’s stone, energetically propelling one toward spiritual truth, clarity and well being. Physically it releases pain and strengthens the metabolism. It is a high-vibrational Heart Chakra crystal that carries a positive energy, especially helpful for those undergoing traumatic emotional situations. It is the stone for Archangel Raphael and rules the realm of Angelic Virtues. Peridot has the ability to bring out unconditional love, happiness and light. Thought to strengthen life, bring about prosperity, growth and increase openness. Peridot is also believed to help one understand relationships, and to alleviate depression, anger, fear, jealousy and anxiety. Peridot is a positive energy stone. It vibrates with the energy of sunshine, showering you with blessings and abundance. It helps bring the physical reality of your life into alignment with your true purpose and joy. It can help you release past hardships, and step into a new reality of fruitful goodness.
Peridot is the birthstone for August.
The color blue is one of trust, honesty and loyalty. It is sincere, reserved, quiet, and nostalgic. It exhibits an inner security and confidence. Blue relates to one-to-one communication.
Blue exudes peace and tranquility above everything else, promoting both physical and mental relaxation. It reduces stress, creating a sense of calmness, relaxation and order – we certainly feel a sense of calm if we lie on our backs and look into a bright blue cloudless sky. The paler the blue the more freedom we feel.
Blue is the color of the spirit, devotion and religious study. It enhances contemplation and prayer. On the other hand, blue’s devotion can be to any cause or concept it believes in, including devotion to family or work. It inspires higher ideals.
Blue is a safe and non-threatening color, and the most universally liked color of all, probably because it is safe and non-threatening.
TOPAZ is known as “The Stone of Love and Good Fortune.” It promotes openness to one’s own inner wisdom, directing energy to where it is most needed, healing and stabilizing emotions. It manifests and magnifies visualization to heal and fortify all senses. It produces a soothing, clearing and stabilizing effect with in the nervous system. Associated with courage and overcoming fears and obstacles, it is a traditional stone for writers, scholars, artists and intellectuals, since it is used to encourage higher thinking. It is said to ease mental anguish and promote fidelity, friendship, gentleness and integrity. It is thought to calm a bad temper and give strength. Topaz is said to improve mental clarity, focus and to increase confidence. Blue topaz is a magnifier for psychic abilities.
Topaz is associated with the astrological sign Sagittarius, and is the birthstone for December Topaz is also the anniversary stone for the fourth, nineteenth, and twenty third years of marriage.
APATITE is “The Stone of Inspiration” inspiring one to humanitarian service, with openness and social ease. It deepens meditation and psychic attunement, clearing confusion and frustration. It balances the meridians in the body, aiding the absorption of calcium to bones, organs, glands, teeth and emotionally eliminating over-activity. Blue apatite enhances psychic awareness and opens the mind to insight and inspiration.
AQUAMARINE is known as the “Stone of Courage.” it helps to create alignment in the chakra energies, enhancing one’s insight into the practice of actualizing inner perfection to the universal’s perfection. It balances and fortifies the immune system, excellent for the eyes and memory. Aquamarine clears the mind, balances emotions and strengthens personal power. In ancient times, seamen carried this stone to protect them against the dangers of the sea. It also provided them with courage. Aquamarine connects with the Heart Chakra, helping you to realize your innermost truth and promoting self-expression. Aquamarine purifies the body and enhances clarity of mind with its gentle and compassionate energy. It helps bring closure to unresolved situations. It is especially good for sensitive people promoting self courage, elevating fears and phobias. Aquamarine is an excellent stone for meditation, calming and balancing the physical, emotional and mental aspects. Aquamarine cools anger and helps create a calm, centered, relaxed but alert state with balanced energy. It is a stone of the Divine Feminine–teaching a form of power that is yielding and yet resilient, and letting you speak your truth clearly from a place of inner knowing rather than reactivity. Associated with courage and the release of anxiety and fear. It is thought to soothe, calm, alleviate fear and to help relaxation on long journeys. Many believe that it protects sailors at sea, and prevents seasickness. Tradition holds that it gives insight and promotes mental clarity. The Aquamarine depicts courage, creativity, health, perception and hope. It is also associated with awareness and spiritual energy. It was also seen as a stone of eternal youth.
Aquamarine is the birthstone for March. Aquamarine is also the gemstone for the 19th year of marriage and for the astrological sign Pisces.
Turquoise helps to open the lines of communication between the heart and the spoken word. It presents as a friendly and happy color enjoying life. Turquoise controls and heals the emotions creating emotional balance and stability.
This is a color that recharges our spirits during times of mental stress and tiredness, alleviating feelings of loneliness. It is a great color to have around you, particularly in an emergency, as it helps with clear thinking and decision-making. It assists in the development of organizational and management skills. It influences rather than preaching and demanding.
Turquoise encourages inner healing through its ability to enhance empathy and caring. It heightens our intuitive ability and opens the door to spiritual growth. It is the color of the evolved soul.
PARAIBA TOURMALINE is rare shade of electric blue and green that is reminiscent of the blue ocean shores. They have an ethereal, angelic energy which is quite magical, and they also have an ancient, knowledgeable feel about them. They assist in our well-being and promote inner-strength and spiritual inspiration. They also encourage a desire to help and support others – a true stone for healers of the New Age. They are also linked to the Angels of Joy and Abundance. The stunning turquoise/aqua/blue/green color found in Paraiba Tourmalines (which has led to it being labeled the Peacock Stone) vibrates best with both the heart and throat chakras. This moment in time is all about finding, hearing and speaking the Truth. This magical new Tourmaline is the stone which supports this Truth and Healing.
TURQUOISE the stone known as a “Master Healer.” It is a purification stone, though grounded and protected it provides higher energy levels for healing and cleansing. It unites the earth and the sky, bringing together the male and female energies, enhancing the physical and the psychic immune systems, stimulating romantic love.
Like most blue gemstones, turquoise activates the throat chakra, helping us speak our wisdom and truth. The gift of turquoise is in bringing an awareness that every part of us is an element of our Divine self, to be understood and embraced. The heart of compassion is knowing that darkness and pain is a universal human experience, and only by integrating these aspects of existence can we become whole. Turquoise encourages to accept ourselves, warts and all. The Turquoise represents happiness, peace and patience. Many believe that wearing a Turquoise will aid in healing as well as bring understanding, wisdom and kindness.
Many Native American cultures believe that Turquoise helps to connect the mind to the infinite possibilities of the Universe and is considered very sacred in Chinese cultures as well. It is a throat Chakra stone, as it helps to foster honest and open communication from the heart. It works to protect and align the chakras, strengthening the overall body in the process. Believed to attract money, success and love, turquoise is a stone of friendship in many cultures. Native Americans associated the colors of turquoise with the blue sky and the green earth. It is still seen by many today as being symbolic of our roots in nature.
The color indigo is the color of intuition and perception and is helpful in opening the third eye. It promotes deep concentration during times of introspection and meditation, helping you achieve deeper levels of consciousness.
Indigo is a deep midnight blue. It is a combination of deep blue and violet and holds the attributes of both these colors.
Service to humanity is one of the strengths of the color indigo. Powerful and dignified, indigo conveys integrity and deep sincerity.
The color meaning of indigo reflects great devotion, wisdom and justice along with fairness and impartiality. It is a defender of people’s rights to the end.
IOLITE is also known as “water diamonds” or the “Stone of Visualization and Intuitive Insight.” Iolite awakens inner knowledge and accuracy of one’s compass, helps to clarify one’s vision and direction, releases discord in physical health and encourages alignment in relationships. Iolite is said to be the stone of inner vision and believed to assist one in achieving a higher awareness level. It is also thought to be useful for the elimination of debt and to increase financial responsibility. Iolite supports and facilitates inner vision, including shamanic journeying. It serves as a bridge between the rational mind and non-rational energies such as the heart, intuition, the depths of your unconscious, and your soul. Through this blending it helps you understand and release issues from the past, including past lives, and brings forth your innate creativity.
BLUE SAPPHIRE is known as “The Stone of Spiritual Truth.” It is the stone used to aid in communication and the development of intuitive and psychic powers. Blue sapphire is a stone of mental focus and order, as well as inner vision and psychic awareness. It can help open the third eye to receive wisdom and insight, and the throat chakra to communicate that vision to others. It helps one stay on the spiritual path and speak their truth. Long associated with peace and happiness, and believed to help with communication, insight, intuition, inspiration and prayer, the sapphire symbolizes clear thinking, wisdom, serenity, purity and truth. Many believe that those who wear the Sapphire are better able to distinguish between the mind and the spiritual self, enhancing mental clarity.
Sapphire is the birthstone for September.
This color relates to the imagination, creativity, and spirituality. It stimulates the imagination and inspires high ideals. It is an introspective color, allowing us to get in touch with our deeper thoughts.
The difference between violet and purple is that violet appears in the visible light spectrum, or rainbow, whereas purple is simply a mix of red and blue. Violet has the highest vibration in the visible spectrum. Generally the names are interchangeable and the meaning of the colors is similar. Both contain the energy and strength of red with the spirituality and integrity of blue. This is the union of body and soul creating a balance between our physical and our spiritual energies.
Purple or violet assists those who seek the meaning of life and spiritual fulfillment – it expands our awareness, connecting us to a higher consciousness. For this reason it is associated with transformation of the soul and the philosophers of the world are often attracted to it.
Purple and violet represent the future, the imagination and dreams, while spiritually calming the emotions. They inspire and enhance psychic ability and spiritual enlightenment, while, at the same time, keeping us grounded.
The color violet inspires unconditional and selfless love, devoid of ego, encouraging sensitivity and compassion
Violet encourages creative pursuits and seeks inspiration and originality through its creative endeavors. It likes to be unique, individual and independent, not one of the crowd. Artists, musicians, writers, poets and psychics are all inspired by violet and its magic and mystery.
The color purple is specifically associated with royalty and the nobility, creating an impression of luxury, wealth and extravagance.
Purple has power. It has a richness and quality to it that demands respect. Purple is ambitious and self-assured, the leader.
TANZANITE is known as “The Stone of Magic.” It facilitates communication between the personal and psychic powers and amplifies the understanding of the imagined wonders, universal mysteries and the worldly planes. A “stone of change, protection & enlightenment”, it enhances spiritual awareness, meditation, visualization, serenity & composure. It attracts good luck and love, and calms and transforms. By harmonizing and linking the heart and third-eye chakra, Tanzanite is a powerful stone for activating compassion and increasing the ability to speak the truth in your heart. It is an integrating stone that helps awaken an enlightened consciousness based in wholeness, shifting energies to the higher frequencies of both the spiritual and ethereal levels.
AMETHYST is “The Stone of Spirituality and Contentment”. It bestows stability, strength, inner peace. It is a great stone for meditation and enhancing your intuition and psychic abilities with its calming and peaceful energy. Amethyst provides clarity and enhances conscious perception and understanding. Amethyst is a stone of the mind which brings calmness and clarity. Amethyst is said to attune its wearer to intuition, feelings and values as it calms the emotions, encourages clarity of thought, and assists in attaining wisdom.
Amethyst is a powerhouse stone. It vibrates at a high frequency, creating a bubble of spiritual protection against negative energy. Meanings associated with the Amethyst are sincerity, intuition and motivation. A member of the Quartz family, the Amethyst is thought to calm nerves and emotions and provide mental clarity.
Amethyst is the birthstone for February and is mentioned under the astrological signs Pisces, Aries, Aquarius, and Sagittarius.
White is color at its most complete and pure, the color of perfection, purity, innocence, wholeness and completion. The color of new beginnings, wiping the slate clean, so to speak.
It is the blank canvas waiting to be written upon. While white isn’t stimulating to the senses, it opens the way for the creation of anything the mind can conceive. White is totally reflective, awakening openness, growth and creativity. You can’t hide behind it as it amplifies everything in its way.
White is a color of protection and encouragement, offering a sense of peace and calm, comfort and hope, helping alleviate emotional upsets. It creates a sense of order and efficiency.
White offers an inner cleansing and purifying of your thoughts, emotions and, ultimately, your spirit, refreshing and strengthening your entire energy system.
PEARL is the “Stone of Sincerity.” Although formed from an oyster, it signifies purity, faith and spiritual guidance. Pearls enhance loyalty and bring sincerity The Pearl stands for faith, charity, innocence, health and peace. These organic gemstones are believed to aid anger issues and increase creativity. Natural pearls are unique gems in that they are created biologically by a sea mollusk adding successive layers of material consisting of shell, aragonite, and calcite. As such they do not have the natural crystalline structure of most crystals that are used for healing. However, they do carry the energy of their component minerals, as well as the nurturing medicine of the sea.
The Pearl is the birthstone for June.
The OPAL stands for hope, purity, health and innocence. Many believe that those who wear the Opal will be treated to a greater understanding of life’s possibilities and will discover new and different views of the world they live in. Opals are also believed to assist in healing. Opal’s fire carries a spiritual energy that burns through attachments, wounds, and negative patterns. It can amplify your emotions, bringing semi-conscious patterns to the surface of your awareness to be dealt with. When these are cleared, it also amplifies joy. Regarded as a stone strongly associated with the emotions, including love and passion, it is also thought to promote spontaneity, imagination, dreams and healing.
MOONSTONE is the “Stone of New Beginnings and Self Actualization.” Moonstone helps to remove obstacles and guide one toward fulfillment and integration of one’s own true destiny. It encourages acceptance, opens up one’s psychic gifts and enhances intuition and empathy. It attunes the physical to the rhythms of the earth, improving emotional intelligence and balancing hormonal systems. Moonstone is a stone of feminine power and mystery. It assists in journeying inwardly and finding hidden truths in our unconscious and in past lives. It enhances intuition and encourages the wisdom and patience to trust Divine timing. A “stone of changes & wishes”, it helps to clear obstacles on the path of destiny. It supports wellbeing and enhances awareness of body rhythms allowing for a better balance of the body’s natural energy. Moonstone is believed to be a stone of destiny. It is strongly connected to the moon and the divine feminine, making it a wonderfully helpful stone for women. It allows deep-rooted feelings to energize and come to the forefront. It encourages communication by promoting clear thinking, inspiration and receptivity. Also it assists in the fulfillment of one’s destiny. Long regarded as the gemstone for psychic abilities, wish fulfillment and balancing the emotions, moonstone is said to help in wish fulfillment, and is thought to work better on things that are needed rather than things that are just wanted
DIAMOND is known as “The Stone of Purity and White Light.” A symbol of wealth and unconditional love, it is believed that the larger the stone, the more it will manifest more abundance. Well …yeah! Diamonds enhance the power of healing, they cleanse the aura allowing one’s inner soul to shine, helping attain desired aspirations by stimulating imagination and inventiveness. Believed to absorb and amplify the thoughts of its user, as well as the strengths and weaknesses of other gems and their wearers. The ancients also used diamond for detoxification as it is said to protect from poison. The diamond symbolizes innocence, eternity, courage and health. The purest of all the gemstones and the hardest substance known to man, the diamond has an ability to reflect light, which many believe increases personal clarity of the mind and body. Diamonds encourage stepping up and stepping into your true power to be a force for good in the world–that is, accepting and fulfilling your spiritual destiny. They encourage you to see, seek, and radiate the Light within yourself. They are intense stones
Diamond is the birthstone of April.
Brown is friendly yet serious, a down-to-earth color that relates to security, protection, comfort and material wealth. Brown is the color of material security and the accumulation of material possessions.
The color brown relates to quality in everything – a comfortable home, the best food and drink and loyal companionship. It is a color of physical comfort, simplicity and quality. Brown is friendly and approachable. It is loyal, trustworthy and dependable in a practical and realistic way.
Brown is honest, genuine and sincere. It relates to the hardworking, the industrious and reliable, with both feet planted firmly on the ground. It is sensual, sensitive and warm, engulfing one in a feeling of calmness and comfort.
The color brown gives reassurance. It is quietly confident but never the life of the party! Brown does not seek attention – it prefers to stay in the background, allowing other colors around it to shine.
Brown is solid with strength and maturity.
Brown is a predominant color on the planet, along with green. Brown is comforting and stabilizing, while green is balancing and rejuvenating, just what we all need to help us deal with the stresses of modern life.
Smoky Quartz is believed to be nature’s stone of endurance, fostering serenity, calmness and positive thoughts. Smoky Quartz helps to ground and connect you to the Earth, allowing you to keep your feet on the ground and remain balanced. It emits a high level of energy that absorbs and transmutes negative energy. Smoky Quartz assists in removing mental and emotional blockages, relieving pain and dispersing negative energy from the body. It is worn for emotional support and helps to dissolve anger and resentment as well dissipating blocked energy and negativity.
IMPERIAL TOPAZ is one of the twelve breastplate stones of the High Priest referred to in the Book of Exodus. The breastplate stones are considered sacred to twelve mighty angels who guard the gates to Paradise. Imperial topaz encourages self realization and confidence, bestows charisma on its user and draws love to its wearer. It is said to impart strength to quiet wild emotions, and combined with tiger eye, topaz will bring wealth and money.
Black represents the hidden, the secretive and the unknown, creating an air of mystery and sophistication. It can give an impression of elegance, sophistication and confidence. Black implies self-control and discipline, independence and a strong will, while giving an impression of authority and power.
Black absorbs negative energy and symbolizes endings.
Black is the end, but the end always implies a new beginning. When the light appears, black becomes white, the color of new beginnings.
HEMATITE is known as “The Stone of the Mind.” It helps free self-limiting concepts within the mind, enhancing memory and encouraging creative thinking. Calibrating the Ying/Yang energies within the body and mind hematite attracts peace, happiness and a loving relationship. It protects the body from electro-magnetic field interferences such as computers and electrical appliances. Hematite is a very protective stone that helps you to stay grounded in any situation. It absorbs negative energy and calms you in times of stress or worry. When you wear Hematite, it helps you feel balanced, calm and centered. This stone helps you to find your own, unique talents, releasing self-imposed limitations. Hematite harmonizes the mind, body and spirit, helping to dissolve negativity.
BLACK TOURMALINE can be used to protect against negativity. It provides an increase in physical vitality, emotional stability and intellectual acuity, helping to keep spirits high.. Black Tourmaline is a very supportive stone that protects us from external influences, dispersing stress, tension and negative energy. It grounds and anchors light energy within the physical body, promoting inner wisdom, mastery, individuality, stability, courage and patience being peace to the heart and mind. Black Tourmaline also protects against the negative effects of electromagnetic radiation and inharmonious energies.
BLACK SPINEL is known as “The Stone of the Energy of the Earth.” Black Spinel is a crystal that is connected to the earth, offering insights to material issues. It helps stabilize earth energies and facilitates the rise of the Kundalini energy and enhances rejuvenation and renewal of consciousness.
ONYX is the “Stone of Old Memories”. It is a secretive stone that holds memories of old injuries, helps to heal old griefs and sorrows. Onyx is used in “past-lives” work. It’s healing properties help in re-framing and healing past traumas. Black onyx is said to repel negativity and deflect the negativity of others. It is a gem thought to enhance determination and perseverance. Onyx is a powerful protective stone that can shield the mind and body from electromagnetic energy. It absorbs and transforms negative energy, helping to prevent that drain of personal energy. Onyx assists with melancholy, the release of negativity and depression. It helps to calm your fears, leaving you feeling stable and secure. Onyx focuses and directs your energy toward your goals, helping you stay the course.
BLACK DIAMOND is thought to be the “The Stone of a Super Nova” – a large mass from an early star believed to have fallen to earth 3.8 Billion years ago, causing its fragmentation to be spread between South Africa and Brazil. Black diamonds impart courage to the wearer and enhances your ability to see your inner truths.
Silver symbolizes feminine energy; it is related to the moon and the ebb and flow of the tides – it is fluid, emotional, sensitive and mysterious. It is soothing, calming and purifying.
Silver signals a time of reflection and a change of direction as it illuminates the way forward. It helps with the cleansing and releasing of mental, physical and emotional issues and blockages as it opens new doors and lights the way to the future.
With its reflective and sensitive qualities silver inspires intuition, clairvoyance and mental telepathy. It reflects back any energy given out, whether it is positive or negative. It is associated with prestige and wealth. It is seen as a glamorous, sophisticated color related to female energy, prosperity and modernity.
Silver restores equilibrium and stability to both feminine power and spiritual energy. It protects itself from outside negativity, reflecting the energy back to where it began.
Gold represents success, achievement and triumph. Associated with abundance and prosperity, luxury and quality, prestige and sophistication, value and elegance, gold implies affluence, material wealth and extravagance.
Gold in its physical state, by its very nature, denotes wealth and prestige in every country, culture and market in the world today – it is probably the most valuable and easily traded commodity available in the global market place.
This color is linked to masculine energy and the power of the sun. Optimistic and positive, gold adds richness and warmth to everything with which it is associated – it illuminates and enhances other things around it.
At the uppermost level, this is a color which is associated with higher ideals, wisdom, understanding and enlightenment. It inspires knowledge, spirituality and a deep understanding of the self and the soul.
Gold is the color of the winner – first place medals are always in gold.