Agate sustains the spiritual well-being of its bearer. It is believed that the different strokes and lines in the patterns of Agate signify its power to amplify the ethereal aura of an individual.
The exhilarating energy contained within Agate is enough to turn your home into a fortress. In feng shui, this stone is effective in warding off dark spirits and forces. It also has the ability to draw positive energies and distribute them to every room in the house.
If Amazonite has found its way into your life, it's a sign that you're in need of the truth, even if it hurts. With Amazonite by your side, you CAN handle the truth, it is first and foremost a stone of loving communication and its crystal healing properties remind us that it's time for our voices to be heard.
It has soothing vibes that remove negative energy, irritability, or energy blocks in the body and helps us manifest universal love and peace. It’s good to place your Amazonite stone in the north area of your home or office. This will ensure that positive energies will flow when it comes to your career or life path.
Amber isn’t a crystal, but a tree resin that became fossilized which gives it strong connections with the earth. It is a powerful healer and cleanser of the body, mind, and spirit, and stimulates the intellect. Amber promotes self-confidence and creative self-expression while grounding you.
You can place amber in the centre of your bedroom or underneath the centre of your bed to invite more earth energy here. Because your bedroom represents you, this would be an especially helpful location if you want to invite more stability, support, and grounding into your personal life.
Amethyst is the birthstone of February, a natural stress reliever that brings protection & spiritual growth. It rids your home and body of negative energy while attracting positive energy. It’s a powerful sleep aid so next time insomnia strikes, try placing amethyst stones underneath your pillow before you go to bed and give into the peace and calm this stunning stone can bring.
Ammonite aids in your ability to probe deeper portions of your mind. Follow the spirals on this fossil as you study it to inspire your thoughts to seek solutions, learn the truth, and strengthen your awareness of yourself. By locating the core of the problem, it is useful for fixing difficulties or issues.
It can assist you in creating timelines during past or present life regression sessions because index fossils are used to define geological time periods. Ammonite has been linked to healing and prophecy because of this fossil's relationship with snakes or serpents.
Angelite is a stone that can bring serenity, inner peace and a sense of calm. It can be used to connect with spirit guides, the higher self, and, of course, guardian angels. It is excellent for enhancing telepathy, psychic awareness, astral travel, and spirit journeys. Angelite is also perfect for creating a shield of psychic protection and for balancing etheric and physical energies. If you keep angelite in a place where your mind is usually relaxed and relatively empty, such as beside your bed, breakfast table, or a sofa where you sit and read, your mind will be ready to “accept” the angelite’s energy.
Apache tears can help you stay grounded and focused. Use this stone to focus your attention on the current work. It helps you preserve a happy mindset and ward off pessimistic ideas. It is perfect for fending off all ominous vibes.
Apache tears aid with your comprehension of the spiritual lessons and worth of the material realm of existence. They can assist you in opening the world of Nature Spirits and are helpful for psychic protection. All grieving stages are supported by Apache tears, but they are also more compassionate while coping with the grief.
Apatite is a creativity enhancing stone that can stimulate your thoughts and ideas. It is used to increase intellect, imagination, and intuitive and psychic awareness. It is said to help you maintain focus, learn, concentrate effectively, think clearly, and communicate better. It can clear confusion, ease tension, anger, apathy & sorrow, and aids in overcoming emotional exhaustion by clearing negative beliefs about oneself. Apatite is an inspiring gemstone which can be used anywhere in the home where you feel it may be needed. The centre of the home deals with health, the west side for children and the east for the whole family.
Apophyllite has a high water content that makes it a very efficient conductor of energy, its presence in a room enhances the energies as it is a powerful vibrational transmitter. This is a stone of truth, bringing recognition of one’s true self and allowing that to be shown to the world. Apophyllite is perfect for a social living room with frequent parties, guests and entertainment.
AQUA AURA QUARTZ
Old fashioned alchemy with a modern twist. Aqua aura is helped by man by bonding real gold onto a range of Quartz specimens.
Aqua aura frees you from limitations and creates a space for something new and exciting. This crystal is especially powerful for healing, cleansing and calming auras. Thus raising your aura to its highest potential.
Realising negative emotions and stress. This magical intense energy reflecting stone is also great for activating the throat chakra and encouraging honest communication from the heart. Aqua aura is perfect for self expression and guard against psychic attacks from energy vampires!
Aquamarine is the birthstone of March, the stone of courage. It’s calming energies reduce stress and quiet the mind. It has an affinity with sensitive people as it has the power to invoke tolerance of others. It overcomes judgementalism, gives support to anyone who is overwhelmed by responsibility, and encourages taking responsibility for oneself. Put aquamarine near the northern end of your bedroom, study, or whatever area you use the most for prayer, repose, and calm reflection in your home, and you can expect a world of benefits.
Aragonite provides strength and support, helping to combat anger and emotional stress. It is attuned to the Earth Goddess, encouraging conservation and recycling. It is a reliable earth-healer and grounding stone. Aragonite will encourage impatient children to wait and take their turn. An aragonite cluster will improve timekeeping for family members and in the workplace. Use for procrastinating family members who put everything off until tomorrow.
Aragonite is one of the most powerful beginner stones a newcomer can get their hands on. Its potent energies help activate and align our entire chakra column to promote inner-balance, mental clarity, and transformation. No matter the colour, you can expect Aragonite to boast powerful yet ambiguous energy to overtake one's aura. These vibrations can push one to make a change in their daily life. This push will promote confidence, self-healing, and personal betterment.
These clusters of Aragonite with their lovely orange/brown colouring and bizarre shapes are often sold as "Sputniks" due to their resemblance of the very first man made satellite ever to be launched into space - the Russian satellite Sputnik 1 launched in October of 1957!
I love these guys, I think they look like chocolate truffles, maybe that’s cause I love chocolate too!
A multidimensional stone that facilitates attunement to worlds outside of our own comprehension. One is able to reach entirely new spiritual heights via intense meditation and trust in this stone. When you combine your energies with those of astrophyllite, your entire chakra column readjusts and realigns.
Inner harmony will become simple to attain, and a sharper focus will bring about clarity. Your mystical abilities and ability to communicate spiritually with others will both enhance as a result.
Aura Quartz are magical & beloved crystals that harken to the ancient practice of alchemy and are a visual example of the wonders of the microscopic world we understand today. A blend of the scientific & the mystic, Aura Quartz is a crystal that represents what is possible when man & nature work in tandem. Aura Quartz began to gain recognition for its healing properties in the 80 ’s. Today, it is widely used in healing, energy work, and meditation. Aura Quartz is created through the technique of electrostatic bonding, which binds Quartz and another mineral like Gold or Platinum. Depending on what element is bonded, a rainbow of different crystal types can be created.
Aura Quartz is one the few man-altered crystals to be widely approved of and used by healers. While the process of creating Aura Quartz is done by man, the enchanting color is a natural phenomenon and unlike dyed or synthetic crystals, Aura Quartz is altered in a way that is permanent. Essentially, a new crystal is created rather than just a color effect. Each is made only of Quartz and the chosen mineral. For this reason, Aura Quartz is thought to retain the healing properties of Quartz and take on the properties of the mineral. Additionally, the particular type of Aura Quartz created has its own essence and character. Truly a crystal of synergy. Aura Quartz is a beautiful reminder of what strange miracles are possible within nature if we maintaining our sense of wonder and desire for discovery.
Created with Platinum & or Silver, Angel Aura Quartz has an iridescent sheen that almost looks white. This clean, dreamy colour is the perfect canvas for rainbows and flashes of colours that appear when angled or in a beam of light. Like all Aura Quartz, Angel Aura Quartz is easy to fall in love with at first sight. Very visually engaging, Angle Quartz is one that you can’t help but explore, finding all of its colours and light. For this reason, it makes a wonderful stone for gazing, clearing the mind and meditation. Its energy is often described as loving, gentle and elevating. Similar to Clear Quartz, Angle Quartz is also considered an ‘all-healing’ crystal, beneficial to all Charkas and Zodiac signs. Its association with the spirit realm comes from its sublime, near-white colour and fine vibration.
Aventurine is known as the stone of opportunity and prosperity. It promotes compassion, empathy, and perseverance. It’s known as a comforter, heart healer and general harmonizer, protecting the heart and bringing things back in control. Place a green aventurine anywhere you keep technology in your home or office, on your desk, on your bedside table, or on your entertainment unit. The crystal will work to soak up that “smog” so that it doesn’t affect your energy.
Azurite guides psychic and intuitive development. It encourages your bodies soul towards spiritual enlightenment. A great crystal for safe and wonderful astral travelling. Mentally azurite expands the mind with clear understanding and a new perspective on things. It assists in clearing long standing blocks in honest communication and stimulates memory.
Azurite will challenge your normal thinking from time to time, whether you like it or not! It will push you in the right direction to let go of programmed belief systems that may not be serving us well. This will bring change to your life without fear or hesitation. Emotionally this stone clears stress, worry, grief and sadness.
Azurite Malachite is a combination of two distinct and well-known gemstones: the deep and rich blues of Azurite and the green shades of Malachite.
Azurite Malachite is a powerful meditation stone which helps us to journey deep within ourselves and discover our Highest Self. It ignites within us the ability and knowledge to positively transform ourselves in a myriad of ways so that our “normal life” and our “spiritual life” are in true alignment. It sharpens the gaze of our Third Eye, allowing us to better recognize and use our natural psychic gifts.
Azurite Malachite encourages us to be more curious. This blend of 2 stones, increases our self-confidence and our ability to understand our own emotions, including suppressed emotions. It can also help us to identify our emotional triggers and understand how to better deal with them. It also gives us the courage and willingness to look at our fears in a different way, just like azurite aiding us to change our programmed thinking in a positive way. Transforming your whole life and massive change can be scary, so this malachite blend has your back!
Beryl is a teaching stone. It teaches us to be tough and chuck out that unnecessary emotional baggage and hurt that we hang on to so much. Beryl will bring a lightness to your life, this will aid you in being your best self!
Emotionally this stone reawakens love and passion in worn out and jaded relationships. Did you know Morganite is a form of beryl? I guess that's why Beryl encourages loving thoughts and actions in toxic & troubled relationships!
Rainbow coloured Bismuth can be a wonderful stone to use for focus, visualization and shamanic journeying. It can prevent you from becoming overwhelmed by all of your responsibilities while at the same time increasing your energy levels to deal with them. Bismuth relieves feelings of loneliness or isolation.
Bismuth encourages cohesiveness, so would be very helpful in group and/or relationship dynamics. While this fascinating, rainbow coloured, magic structure is actually a mineral not considered a true crystal. Although our specimens are a man-made stone, it still carries a quite powerful energy.
Aligning with your root chakra, onyx is a strong grounding stone that provides support and strength in times of stress. This stone helps provide confidence as it helps you ease into your environment. It is also a stone of protection, protecting the holder from negative energies. The ancient romans would carry or wear onyx jewellery as it was an amulet for courage. Onyx is said to hold the memories of the past, including past life and past traumas. It is also said to heal soothe, making it a powerful grief stone.
Known for its strong protective properties, black tourmaline’s main purpose is to absorb negative energy and transforms it back into positive vibes. Black Tourmaline protects from all kinds of negativity. Owning a piece of any black crystal absorbs any negative vibes, clears unwanted thought patterns, rids unhappiness and toxic junk in your life! Placing a black tourmaline near you or on your body removes feelings of being “overwhelmed” that you may be suffering from, giving you a better chance to ground yourself and be more at peace.
A perfect area to keep a piece of black tourmaline is where you sense the lowest vibrations, whether that be in a workplace or within a home.
Don’t like the people you work with? Is it Negative city where you work? Sage the crap out of your area or give someone a good smudging and stash a black tourmaline in your desk!
As the name suggests, throughout history bloodstone was used for healing as a blood cleanser and was worn as a lucky amulet for good health. It was believed to have mystical and magical qualities, and is still used today to bring beautiful sleep, stimulate lovely dreams and eliminating nightmares or bad dreams! Emotionally this ancient stone assists us in reducing irritability, aggressiveness and impatience.
BLUE LACE AGATE
This beautiful blue agate is a wonderful healing stone. Its soft energy is calming, bringing peace of mind to those it’s near. The nurturing properties of blue lace agate helps with the fear of being judged or when rejection is present. This stone can help when feelings of anger arise and cover you with peaceful vibes.
It’s also the perfect crystal for activating the throat chakra, allowing free expression of thought and having the confidence for public speaking. The most effective way to use blue lace agate is by wearing it as a pendant around the neck or as close to the throat chakra as possible. Wash way your worries with blue lace agate!
Breathe with Bronzite! Inhale confidence. Exhale doubt. That's the message of the this stone. A protective warrior stone, the Bronzite crystal meaning is associated with boosting self-confidence and infusing the spirit with the courage to follow through on actions. If you're feeling overwhelmed by modern life and powerless to change it, call on this crystal, not just to not just repel negative energy but also send it back to where or who it came from. When it comes to life's biggest challenges, brave Bronzite gives you the courage and self-confidence to take the ups and downs of life in stride. Keep it by your side and use its support to weather the storm.
Known for being a powerful amplifier and cleanser, Calcite is a type of crystal that has many variants. Calcite has the ability to cleanse rooms of negative energies and heightens your energy. It is a very positive stone, it helps you when you have lost motivation, when you have lost hope, and helps with happiness. Not only that, but calcite can help release emotional stress by transforming it into tranquillity and peacefulness.
Calcite is often associated with heightening awareness and physic abilities. It helps improve spiritual development and can assist in the remembering of past lives. Depending on what kind of calcite, will depend on what chakra it aligns with.
To find out more about particular kinds of calcite as there is so many, such as orange calcite, please visit other calcite’s or we highly recommend 'The crystal bible' by Judy Hall or 'The crystal Fix' by Juliet Thornberry!
Carnelian is a crystal that brings confidence and creativity to the holder. It encourages you to put yourself out there and helps with acceptance. This stone helps with motivation and abundance. Red carnelian is useful when fighting laziness as it invigorates the body, mind, and spirit. It’s also able to cleanse other stones around it.
Did you know Carnelian is the stone to manifest your true love! And that doesn’t mean just a partner, it could be that perfect career you dream about!
Also since ancient times carnelian has been used as a fertility amulet.
Cat’s eye crystals are very attractive and are often found in bright coloured tumble stones and hearts. These Cat’s eye crystals are produced synthetically, so its important to just enjoy it for its beautiful shimmer that makes you smile!
Known for its icy blue colour and high vibrations, Celestite is a powerful crystal commonly used for emotional balance. It aligns with your throat and third eye chakra. Celestite is a soothing stone that helps ease anxious thoughts and stress. This stone has high vibrations and is often used for stimulating clairvoyance, as well as promoting purity and attracts good fortune.
Celestite is a powerful stone for conflict resolution, it helps with communication and allows space for negotiation. It opens the mind a spirit for new experiences as it teaches trust add wisdom. It sharpens the mind, gets rid of worries, and helps with mental clarity and communication. This harmonious stone is excellent for placing in the bedroom as it creates a sanctuary for you to retreat to on tough days.
Blue Chalcedony is a soft Aqua blue crystal, as with many other blue calming stones, it is subtle and mystic, cool and serene. It has a magical soft translucence.
This gemstone is thought by many to be lucky for Cancer signs and a protective stone for Sagittarius. Many people believe in the healing and cleansing properties of the stone that include the absorption and dissipation of negative energy so that it does not transfer to other people. This is likely why chalcedony is also thought to align the body, mind and spirit.
In chakra practices, chalcedony is believed to be the stone of communication and is often placed by the pharynx to stimulate the throat chakra. The throat chakra is considered the voice of the body and allows energy or pressure from the other chakras to be released. If the throat chakra is blocked it is believed to cause problems with other chakras. Specifically, blue chalcedony is favoured for this practice.
Charoite is a stone of transformation. It assists you to merge your heart chakra with your crown chakra and creates an atmosphere of unconditional love. You may anticipate that synchronizations become more frequent as the flow of positive energy in your life increases.
Charoite has an almost tangible movement of energy flowing in magnificent swirls and eddies of violet, lavender and purple. It is rare and complex, one of nature’s best dream stones and illuminators, allowing access to lessons learned in past lives, healing emotional fears to live in the present, and opening to spiritual guidance for the future.
Eastern Siberia is the only place on Earth where Charoite is found. Its name derives from the Russian word “Chary,” which translates to “Magic.” Maybe we are all captivated by this magical moving stone!
Also known as the cross stone, chiastolite, has been used to ward off evil, curses and anyone who had ill-will towards the holder since ancient times. It’s an incredibly powerful stone that disperses negative energy and replaces it with harmony. Chiastolite is also good for when you are feeling overwhelmed to the point that you fear you are losing your marbles. As it has the ability to replace negativity with harmony, it also makes it a good crystal for calm, especially after chaotic times. In addition to this, Chiastolite also is useful in eliminating, fear, doubt and the feeling of guilt, and is particularly useful with the process of grief and survivors’ guilt
Chiastolite works in mysterious ways and is linked to re-birth, death and your past life. It provides insight into events that are mysterious and helps reveal answers that have been long forgotten. Providing spirituality, even when you are unwell, it incites protective energies. Chiastolite is particularly useful when looking for your purpose in life, finding the best thing that fits with your soul
The blue and green hues of a Chrysocolla crystal lend the stone the energy of the planet and vitality. The refreshing and rejuvenating Chrysocolla crystal properties enhance your life-force energy, inspiring you to bring fresh energy into your pursuits. This stone is also helpful for creativity and any form of the arts.
The soothing water-like aspects also adds an infusion of calming energy into your life, helping you to move fluidly and harmoniously through all aspects of your life. Call upon the Chrysocolla crystal healing properties whenever you need to connect with its supportive energy.
With its combination of blues and greens, this beautiful crystal represents a combination of energies related to love, growth, and communication. By surrounding you with soothing energy, Chrysocolla invites you to explore your heart’s desires — whether that means connecting with others, speaking your truth, or embarking on a new journey in life.
Chrysoprase is a type of chalcedony, characterized by its bright apple-green colour and is found in the United States, Russia, Brail, Australia, Poland, Tanzania & Indonesia. It is typically formed through the weathering of serpentine, as the elements in the serpentine break down, nickel, iron oxide and silica dissolved out of the stone and is then collected in cracks.
Chrysoprase found in jewellery is often thought to be jade, as these two impressive stones both have similar properties.
It is a powerful stone that brings good fortune and prosperity. It instils you with poise, grace and helps you to recognize the gentle beauty within yourself so you can enjoy self-expression and courage through fluent speech and mental dexterity
Balancing the ying-yang energies chrysoprase is associated with the heart and sacral chakra. It is known as a stone of love, calm and mediation and helps with overcoming impulsive thoughts, actions, as well as fostering forgiveness, compassion, and trust both within yourself and others. This stone brings good fortune, prosperity and imparts grace on those who hold or surround it.
If you struggle with self-love and expression, chrysoprase is the stone for you, its powerful waves will help you transition into your truest self.
Citrine is one of the stones of abundance. This dynamic stone teaches how to manifest and attract wealth and prosperity, success and all good things. Citrine is a happy, generous stone and encourages sharing what you have and yet helps you hold onto your wealth. It has power to impart joy to all who behold it. Gloom and negativity have no place around this happy crystal! It is useful stone for smoothing group or family discord.
Citrine has been known to be raising self-esteem and self confidence, and removes destructive tendencies. It encourages self-expression and makes you less sensitive, especially to criticism. The crystal helps you to develop a positive attitude and think optimistically, go with the flow attitude instead of hanging on to the past. It promotes enjoyment of new experiences.
Citrine may be helpful to overcoming fears and phobias, promoting joy in life. It releases negative traits, assists in overcoming fear of responsibility. Citrine held close to the body helps to overcome difficulty in verbalizing thoughts and feelings. It is particularly useful for people who are sensitive to environment and other influences.
Whether you are manifesting, making decisions, or simply clearing out your mental inbox, Clear Quartz is an essential of any crystal collection. Quartz, also known as the master healer, absorbs, stores, releases and regulates energy. It cleanses you while also amplifying your other crystals that you are using. There is no wrong area to place your clear quartz. Whether it be on the windowsill, with your other crystals, near your bed, or under your pillow. Wherever you display them, this stone will help protect your space and raise the vibration.
We often get asked can I have too many crystals around me or on my body? The answer is no and crystals will never do you wrong, however when you are doing a specific manifestation or ritual stick to 2 crystals and a clear quartz should always be one of them!
This vibrant pink crystal symbolizes unconditional and self-love. Known for its compassionate nature, Cobalto-Calcite, allows you to harmonize your emotions by inspiring you to listen to both your heart and your head. It is also useful for emotional healing as it can help soothe a broken heart, loneliness, trauma and grief. Additionally, Cobalto-Calcite is perfect for self-discovery as it encourages you to love yourself. This crystal has the unique quality of encouraging you to mature your emotions in a motherly way, allowing you to understand your feelings, accept them and to see where they may have come from.
Cobalto-Calcite can be considered a stone of hope, it pushes you to view the truth in situations making you see how everything will be okay and it will all work out, no matter how intense the situation may be. It almost acts like a shield, helping you to deflect thoughts that may send you into a spiral by replacing them with positive thoughts filled with self-love and joy.
Copper is said to give vitality and energy, it can amplify the thoughts and feelings of the wearer. Creates awareness of the self and balance. In Magical, manifesting and ritual use copper is a wonderful element of nature to bring into your practices to amplify energy direction, healing, luck, love, protection and money.
Ancient cultures made use of copper as a healing mineral, most commonly in ayurvedic medicine. Did you know that copper is the third most abundant trace mineral that can be found n the human body? No wonder it brings us magic!
CRAZY LACE AGATE
Crazy Lace Agate is called the Laughter Stone, or “Happy Lace.” With it’s sparkly druzy’s, it is associated with sunny Mexican fiestas and dancing, and brings joy to those who wear it.
It is not a stone of protection, but of support and encouragement, elevating thoughts and promoting optimism. Its graceful design, in random lacy patterns, creates a circular flow of energy, stimulating for the mind and attitude.
Crazy Lace Agate is a variety of banded Chalcedony, a mineral of the Quartz family. It is predominantly white, with layers of creamy browns, blacks and greys. Some may include layers of yellow ochre, gold, scarlet and red. Agate is sometimes called the earth rainbow because, in its various forms, the concentric bands in nature form nearly every colour the earth can produce, including a colourless form.
Metaphysically, Agate has a lower intensity and vibrates to a slower frequency than other stones, but is highly regarded as a stabilizing and strengthening influence. The layered bands of microscopic quartz in Agate may appear delicate, they are actually very strong. Agate is excellent for balancing emotional, physical and intellectual energy, and in harmonizing Yin and Yang, the positive and negative forces of the universe.
Crazy Lace Agate with its twisting and turning bands is elegant and dynamic. It promotes mental agility, liveliness and variety, and encourages flexibility in thinking and action! Sounds like we all need some crazy lace in our lives!
Dalmatian Jasper is often referred to as the stone of joy. With its playful, childlike vibration, it can help you release feelings of hurt and anger. This unique gemstone allows us to connect with our own inner child and let go of resentment and the feelings of restriction to immerse ourselves in the positive aspects of life. The distinctive black spots that appear on the stone are believed to suck up negative and chaotic energy to help encourage more positivity to flow in. To allow the properties of dalmatian jasper to work, you can simply have it in your room or wear it as a bracelet.
Dendritic Agate is known as the Stone of Plentitude. It brings abundance and fullness to all areas of life, from business to agricultural endeavors. It was associated with the ancient Greek dryads, woodland and tree spirits, and was buried in the fields at the time of sowing to insure a good harvest. We think it even looks like a forest when you gaze down upon this unique stone with its tree like designs!
Historically, Agate has been discovered with the artifacts of Neolithic people, and was used as healing amulets and ornamentation dating back to Babylon. Its medicinal uses continued through the ancient Greek and Egyptian civilizations, and spread throughout Africa and the Middle East into Russia.
Metaphysically, Agate has a lower intensity and vibrates to a slower frequency than other stones, but is highly regarded as a stabilizing and strengthening influence. Dendritic Agate encourages perseverance and patience, and promotes a peaceful inner and outer environment. It has a strong connection to the plant kingdom and deepens our own connection to the Earth and our place in the Universe.
Dendritic Agate is ideal for examination of self, and the self-imposed limitations and patterns that make up one’s life experiences. It is a helpful talisman for anyone involved in therapy, meditation, rebirthing, or any path of serious work that requires a day-to-day behavioural change necessary to achieve desired results.
Dendritic Agate has been known as a protective amulet when traveling, especially by air and against traffic accidents!
DESERT ROSE SELENITE
A Desert Rose is a biological Selenite Gypsum. It's usually a mixture of Selenite and Barite due to water vapour absorption. Selenite forms a bulk when it groups collectively. The components surrounding it, such as surface water runoff and sands, are then applied to this pile. The Desert Rose emerges as a result. Its hues vary from brownish to beige to cream to ivory, and it depicts a bunch of fresh flowers. Gypsum Rose, Selenite Rose, and Sand Rose are some of the names for Desert Rose.
If you're drawn to the energy of desert rose, it could mean one thing: you need more grounding.
This crystal, which is a type of selenite, is known for its connection to the Earth. The desert rose has its own unique ability to promote feelings of stability and calm. Using the stone can help you find your centre again when life feels chaotic or out of control. Aside from grounding, the desert rose stone is also said to harness other metaphysical properties that could help you navigate life more effectively.
The desert rose meaning is also associated with strength and resilience. If you've been through a tough time, gypsum rose can help you remember your strength and power. Like a flower miraculously blooming in the middle of the desert, this crystal reminds us that there is always beauty to be found, symbolizing hope and new beginnings.
Dioptase soothes unresolved emotions from our inner children by resonating inside the Heart Chakra. With the help of dioptase, we are able to let go of negative feelings like resentment, wrath, and rage against both ourselves and other people.
The stone of forgiveness known as dioptase helps us break the barriers that have kept us from living fully because of its powerful vibration of forgiveness and compassion.
Often, karmic relationships that are playing out in our current life are the cause of feelings of stagnation or immobility. This green crystal's energy has the power to trigger past-life memories, enabling us to change the dynamics of these relationships by seeing the truth about them, or by releasing the other person so that you can both move on with your lives.
Dumortierite helps to bring calm, relaxation, and harmony, being extremely helpful in situations where you need to reduce over excited behaviour, and stubbornness.
A supportive stone, it encourages confidence and standing up for oneself, whilst staying true to one’s beliefs and feelings. It also allows you to see the potential of those around you. Dumortierite is an excellent stone for patience and calm in difficult situations.
Dumortierite works with the throat chakra and the third eye chakra. A stone of communication, it also stimulates verbalisation of ideas. It promotes an understanding of the natural order of the Universe.
ELEPHANT SKIN JASPER
Elephant skin jasper (also known as calligraphy jasper) gets its name from its beautiful markings. Having a closer look at the stone, it appears as though someone has done calligraphy all over it, but these markings are actually fossilised shells within the stone. Using elephant skin jasper, has said to help you to stay optimistic through difficult times. If you’re feeling overwhelmed or going through a stressful situation, this stone draws in pleasure to balance out the stress and busyness of modern-day life. By keeping this stone nearby, you can ensure that all negative thoughts leave you mind and get replaced by bright and positive ones.
Emerald is a stone of inspiration and patience. With it’s life affirming properties it brings the wearer great integrity! Also known as the “stone of successful relationships and love” it surrounds you with domestic bliss and loyalty. It enhances partnerships and promotes friendship. Most importantly, it’s keeps a partnership in balance.
Emerald stimulates the heart chakra, having a healing effect on the emotions as well as the physical heart. It ensures physical, emotional and mental equilibrium, bringing harmony to all areas of one's life. Focusing intention and raising consciousness, it brings in positive actions, eliminating negativity and enhancing the ability to enjoy life to the fullest.
Emerald is the traditional birthstone associated with May.
This green crystal is great at manifesting dreams and assisting with your spiritual work. It works in a unique way where it increases negative emotions, bringing them to the surface for you to deal with and to transform them. Epidote is also useful in setting goals as it helps you to think realistically, so you do not set unachievable goals, as well as ensuring your expectations are realistic so you do not become disappointed. It is associated with the heart chakra, helping you feel in control.
Associated With the heart chakra, eudialyte opens you to love. Love to yourself and love to others. It allows us to follow your heart and find the best path for us to follow. Eudialyte helps us find what we desire and align it with your dreams, allowing you to find a way to achieve it. It's particularly useful for individuals who are looking to find and express more love in their day to day life for both themselves and others. This crystal enhances your energy to help you through the day, allowing you to achieve your goals. It is also a beneficial stone for protection and to disperse negative energy.
Feldspar is a classification of crystals that contain aluminum tectosilicate minerals. Some feldspars include Labradorite, Moonstone and Amazonite. In general feldspars are a powerful stone assisting with creativity making them useful in finding new and exiting ways of achieving goals. They also contribute to helping you increase your self-esteem, respect and awareness.
To find out more about a specific feldspar such as labradorite, find their entries here in our crystal A -Z.
Fire Quartz is a variety of quartz which is characterised by a striking red patterning caused by hematite inclusions. For this reason, it is also known as hematoid quartz or ferruginous quartz. This crystal occurred when liquid iron oxides were able to precipitate with quartz’s other components (namely, silicone and oxygen) becoming part of the crystal. For this reason, it is often found near hydrothermal veins in places iron is also found. The yellow and brown varieties of Hematoid Quartz are known as Golden Healer Quartz.
Metaphysically, fire quartz is a powerhouse. The combination of clear quartz and hematite creates an amazing mix of both their properties as well as its own.
As well as being highly protective this crystal is able to transform negative energy around or sent to you into something positive. This transformative energy also aids with clarity so that you are able to clearly view your situation and turn an emotional lens into a more critical one. This allows you to make a conscious and well thought out response to the situation. Fire quartz will also remind you that your response to difficult situations is able to vastly change the outcome.
This crystal is excellent for bringing balance to your body, mind and spirit, it both grounds you and allows you to be uplifted and energised. The strong energising energy of fire quartz helps to prevent procrastination and aids in motivation, keeping you on track for your projects.
Struggling to get back into the zone. Losing that creative mindset or having trouble studying for that exam? Fluorite helps aid positive flowback into one’s aura, connecting them back to their creative intuition. The best place to display a piece of fluorite, is on an office desk or student’s bedroom. Think of the fluorite as an energetic vacuum cleaner; cleansing your mind and space from stress and negativity. With that, it helps promotes quick thinking, absorbing new information and concentration.
Flower Agate is a beautiful soft pink Agate/Chalcedony, recently discovered in Madagascar. Flower Agate helps us to reach our highest potential, protecting us from fears and self-doubt that may be in the way. It inspires us to manifest and nurture our dreams with energies that ignite your passion to pursue your dreams and live life to the fullest.
In addition to this, flower agate is a crystal that encourages new beginnings and transformation, assisting you to grow into the truest version of yourself. Much like flowers bloom, flower agate helps you blossom into your most authentic you. Flower agate is also useful in stabilizing your emotions, especially when they are becoming out of control or eroding your self love and confidence.
Fuchsite is a lovely green stone of Mica variety, mica’s are always full of glittering happiness! It’s one of the most beautiful and elegant stones that you will see because of the amazing sparkle it possesses.
Fuchsite is the stone of rejuvenation and renewal. By using its radiant energy you may be able to access information from the universal mind, via your intuition. You may find yourself becoming altered, if you immerse yourself within the sparkling light from Green Fuchsite.
When you feel like you’re stuck where you are and nothing significant is happening with your life, Fuchsite is a very good stone to have with you. It will give you a fresh new perspective on life, and it will make you appreciate all the good things you have going for you. This stone carries the energies and vitality of youth, and it will fill your life with joy, laughter, and playfulness.
Garnet being January’s birthstone, is thought to be one of the oldest crystals used for spiritual protection throughout history. Garnet is an energizing stone used to attract and activate passion and success. It can remove emotional and energetic blocks that may be limiting your energy, as well as old patterns that can get in your way. This bright red, fiery crystal of passion is also known as a powerful gemstone for love and relationships. Moving the stagnant energy in your chakra system, especially in your root chakra, garnet encourages you to feel more powerful and confident in yourself.
GIRASOL / OPALITE
Opalite is a man-made version of girasol. It helps to clear the mind, thereby reducing fatigue and increasing energy. As such, it is an ideal meditation aid. It also helps improves communication on all levels, especially the spiritual. It removes energy blockages of the chakras and meridians. Emotionally, Opalite helps by assisting during transitions of all kinds. It enhances persistence, giving us strength in verbalizing our hidden feelings and allows us to express out feeling both positive and negative.
Golden Healer is a powerful healing crystal as it allows the golden light of Universal Life Force to flow into the body through the Crown Chakra. The energy then spreads its golden light throughout the body as it clears blockages and imbalances within all chakras that prepare the body for multi-level healing.
Its golden color is a result of iron oxide inclusions within quartz, which gives it its unique yellow and orange color. This crystal connects with the Solar Plexus Chakra, helping you focus on recovering physically and emotionally.
Golden Mica is a beautiful variety of mica, characterized by its golden lustre and flaky texture. This uplifting stone, is perfect for meditation as it has calming effects making even the most chaotic places more serene. It helps you to improve your outlook on life and your attitude toward things you may usually dismiss. Golden Mica is alot
about self-discovery and finding out who you truly are, it increases motivation and helps encourage you to take back control of your life. It helps you connect with your creative side by finding inspiration wherever you go. Golden Mica is ultimately a stone of transformation for you to become your truest self.
Grape Agate is the name given to the botryoidal Purple Chalcedony that has been recently discovered in Indonesia. So far there has been only one locality found, making this an extremely rare and valuable stone. Colours range from dark purple to a light lilac or lavender. Very rarely green coloured specimens are found amongst a purple vein, and even bi-coloured green and purple pieces have been found!
Grape Agate is a powerful intuitive stone that activates and links the crown and third eye chakras together. This stone helps one activate their psychic abilities and assists in the understanding of dreams. If you are someone who constantly dreams, we recommend placing this stone at your bedside each night to allow the powerful energies of this stone to work while you sleep. Ones dreams will become more controllable and the images within them will become more clear. Your mind will become stronger than ever and push you to understand the images you see and how they can affect your current life. Grape Agate promotes mental clarity and vividness, and does just that when trying to link the dream realm and real world together. Meditating with this stone repeatedly will help one easily transition between realms and live each day at a higher frequency. Living at this frequency will help one connect to their higher self, the most pure and loving form of who we truly are.
A "stone for the mind", Hematite stimulates concentration and focus, enhancing memory and original thought. The Hematite crystal healing properties stem from the stone’s high iron content, which gives it a heaviness and a weightiness that gives you the feeling of being anchored to the earth, it grounds and protects us. With the simple act of bringing you back down to earth, Hematite calms a troubled mind and puts your spirit at ease so you can release any feelings of stress, tension, worry, or nervousness. The stabilizing effect of the Hematite crystal stone makes it a trusted companion to keep by your side everywhere you go.
Hematite helps to absorb negative energy and calms in times of stress or worry. Hematite can help one to find their own, unique gifts and to release self-imposed limitations, while still maintaining a healthy amount of self-control.
Herkimer Diamonds are the most powerful of all Quartz crystals. Being mature double terminated, they have the ability to not only transmit their own energies, but to receive spiritual energy and to amplify and focus it intently. They are reported to be harder than all other Quartz, giving them the strength and durability to handle difficult challenges beyond the scope of other Quartz crystals. What they lack in physical size, they more than make up for in spirit energy.
The Herkimer Diamond is an "attunement stone," useful for attuning to another person, group or environment. It is particularly beneficial to use before the "laying-on-of-stones," or other healing situations when the practitioner and subject are not well acquainted, and is an exceptional crystal for linking people together who have to be apart. Herkimer Diamonds have a crystal memory, accepting and retaining information which can be retrieved at a later time. They may also be programmed with thoughts of love, well-being, or healing for others to draw on.
The Herkimer Diamond is extremely useful in healing environments where its clarity, brilliance and high frequency facilitates the removal of energy blocks or debris, and stimulates healing by increasing the amount of Light energy the body can utilize.
Hiddenite, also known as green kunzite, is a crystal of growth, it helps you find meaning in your life and helps you find direction. This crystal also allows you to accept things for as they are and support others going though the same process. Hiddenite supports new beginnings, preparing you for anything to come.
This high vibration crystal brings peace to your life and is associated with the heart chakra. It allows us to feel balanced in our environment even when the environment is not balanced.
Howlite is known for promoting peace, reducing anger and restoring calmness. Also known as the patience stone, howlite helps keep you grounded and can relieve feelings of high tension and stress. This crystal absorbs negative energy and its calming qualities are thought to also help reduce insomnia as it relieves and unburdens an overactive mind. You can place Howlite in your bedroom to help encourage a better, deeper rest. While using it in your entryway will promote a feeling of peace and ease for all who enter your home, allowing them to take down their protective shields and helping their visit feel relaxed. If your looking for beautiful dreams look no further than white howlite!
Indigo Gabbro is a beautiful igneous rock found only in central Madagascar. It was introduced to the metaphysical market in the 21st century and is one of the stones of the New Age. Because it is so new, you may have seen it advertised as Black Granite, Blizzard Stone or even Mystic Merlinite! But it is in fact a lovely gabbro composed black Augite and purple/blue plagioclase feldspar. Indigo Gabbro has that rare combination of energy that both grounds and elevates. It can be used to magnify the energy of other stones too. It invites us to step into our own power and take charge of our life.
Indigo Gabbro kick-starts our spiritual journey and encourages us to grow into our most authentic self. It grounds our spiritual beliefs into practical actions, so that we truly live our beliefs, rather than just talking about them or vaguely aspiring to them. Indigo Gabbro preaches that our life is our religion, and how we conduct ourselves in our everyday life is the window into our real spiritual beliefs. However, Indigo Gabbro also reminds us that we are fully capable of changing and evolving, so if our actions do not match our beliefs, it is a relatively straightforward matter to course-correct and begin to act in greater integrity. Indigo Gabbro can amplify energy vibrations, whether from other crystals or from an outside energy force such as reiki.
Indigo Gabbro is a grounding and inspiring stone to work with. It helps us to look at our life logically, and to focus on practical solutions that will bring us more peace and good energy. It encourages us to claim our own power and to be confident. It has an expansive energy, that helps us to think big and to actively dare to make our dreams come true. Indigo Gabbro is especially helpful for anyone who has a tendency to feel like a victim or someone who has no control or power in their own life. Indigo Gabbro whispers the truth – that we do have power and control, and that we can change our life. Indigo Gabbro helps us to be patient while we change, but also to stay determined and keep a steady course. It encourages us to maintain balance and to remember to be grateful for what is already good, even as we move forward in other areas.
Indigo Gabbro invites us to think very carefully about our habits, both the things that we regularly do, as well as the things that we regularly don’t do. Indigo Gabbro asks us to carefully question whether or not those habits serve our Highest Good, or whether they are actually forms of self-sabotage. Indigo Gabbro reminds us that in many ways we are in control of our life and our destiny, and the habits we engage in, our what often directs our path. Change our habits, and we change our life! Indigo Gabbro helps us to feel more confident in our own ability to determine what needs to be done, and then to do it.
lolite is a stone of the muses, activating the visionary, creative side of the mind, and accessing thoughts and ideas beyond the ordinary. It inspires creative self-expression through writing, song, movement and other artistic endeavors.
Like a crisp, dark winter sky, lolite, in shifting shades of violet- indigo /blue carries the spirit of journey, of dreams and intuition, of exploration and illumination. It is known as the Vikings' Compass, and provides the vision to move us, physically and spiritually, from one realm to the next.
Leif Eriksson and other Viking explorers who ventured far out into the Atlantic Ocean, away from any coastline that would help determine position, used thin pieces of lolite as the world's first polarizing filter. Looking through an lolite lens, they could determine the exact location of the sun and navigate safely to the New World and back.
For centuries, Jade has been thought to bring good fortune. Cultures all over the world believe that Jade represents a wealth of virtues, including happiness, courage, purity, longevity, and wisdom. Jade is good at increasing love and is a very nurturing stone. It brings harmony and protection. Jade releases negativity within the mind and stimulates ideas, to help make them seem less complicated so your able to manage them.
In China, it is believed that wearing Jade acts as a protective shield against many kinds of misfortune. The Chinese advise that Jade should be worn and never tucked away in a box, lest it turn white and die. If your Jade becomes chipped, it is believed to have absorbed an attack in your stead. In the same vein, if your Jade becomes cloudy or dull, it is thought to have absorbed negative energy meant for you.
Common types of jade include: flowery jade, Canada jade, new jade and many more.
Commonly known as the supreme nurturer, Jasper is a stone that helps during times of stress, bringing peace and tranquility to the holder. Japer balances and aligns yin and yang, bringing organization to both you and your environment. As It is a useful stone with creativity it stimulates the imagination, allowing you to make ideas and dreams into reality. Jasper is effective in grounding you, as well as working as a good protection crystal.
There are many kinds of jasper and all of them do different things. Some of these different kinds include; Ocean jasper, picture jasper, Australian outback jasper, mookaite jasper, yellow jasper and many more.
Ocean jasper calms, picture jasper directs , Australian outback jasper protects, mookaite jasper grounds and yellow jasper protects.
With its light pink to a pastel purple colouring, kunzite is a stone deeply connected to the heart and love. Kunzite opens and connects the heart with the mind, encouraging communication between the two. While wearing the crystal, it is thought that you have a better chance to experience and reciprocate love. While kunzite also represents unconditional love, the crystal will also aid in promoting self-compassion and self-care. It is an effective stone to clear away emotional blockages and past trauma, encouraging yourself to release walls built around the heart. We are krushing on Kunzite!
We are all born with physic abilities. Just some of us are not aware how to access their full potential. Labradorite is linked to our third eye and crown charka, allowing us to connect with our higher selves. The stunning iridescent crystal is considered to be a powerful spiritual stone. Helping in regaining energy, while aiding the body and spirit in healing itself. Wearing or carrying a piece of labradorite allows the enhancements of intuitive abilities. This assists in getting a better understanding about all the different physic abilities you can connect with. It’s definitely the perfect crystal to have to start you on your spiritual awakening journey. Labradorite's ability to go from a dull grey to a rainbow colour allows it to be a powerful aid in journeys of transformation and change. Inuit story tellers throughout history believed the rainbow flash of colours found in this stone were the Aurora lights (or northern lights) that were trapped in this magical and ancient crystal!
Since the earliest of times, lapis lazuli has been associated with strength and courage, royalty and wisdom, intellect and truth. Lapis Lazuli is a powerful crystal for activating the higher mind and enhancing intellectual ability. It stimulates the desire for knowledge, truth and understanding, and aids the process of learning. In the workplace, it attracts promotion, success and lasting recognition in your field. This crystal is especially powerful for those looking to make a big shift in their life, like changing jobs or careers or moving. If you are unsure of what the best move is for you, or if you’ve let other people’s opinions steer you in a particular direction, the Lapis Lazuli crystal meaning will remind you to live life for yourself.
Lapis Lazuli is associated with your throat chakra and is a stone of truth, it encourages honesty of the spirit, and in the spoken and written word. Wear it for all forms of deep communication. It is also a stone of friendship and brings harmony in relationships. A Lapis grid brings calm and loving communication within your home.
Larimar is the embodiment of the tranquil Sea and Sky energies. Its soft, soothing blues and calming turquoise is streaked with white patterns that resemble sunlight dancing beneath Caribbean waters. This stone is also known by various names including Atlantis stone, dolphin stone and Stefilias stone. Larimar is one of the cardinal Water element stones, yet is born of Fire in its volcanic origins. One of the few crystals to balance the polarities of these energies, Larimar cools tempers and calms fears, relieves stress and nurtures the physical and emotional bodies.
Larimar is a crystal that aligns with your throat chakra and a stone of clear communication, it provides the strength and courage needed to speak openly from the heart. It is powerful in meditation and in connecting to the Divine Feminine, and is particularly helpful in releasing emotional bonds, patterns or principles that no longer serve the highest good.
Lava Stone is a grounding stone that strengthens one's connection to Mother Earth. It gives us strength and courage, allowing us stability through times of change. It provides guidance and understanding in situations where we may need to "bounce back". A calming stone, it is very useful in dissipating anger. It promotes positive changes where needed in behavioural issues. Lava stone goes with your root chakra, this is where your energy flows from, so it makes it a good stone to use in your spiritual life.
In addition, Lava Stone is a wonderful aromatherapy essential oil diffuser. Simply add a few drops of your favourite essential oil and enjoy the added therapeutic benefits it brings.
Only found in one specific location in Brazil, Lemurian Quartz is said to hold ancient knowledge. These beautiful crystals have unique markings, of horizontal lines, and are perfect for crystal gridding, mediation and cleansing your chakra. Lemurian Quartz can be small yet these powerful crystals help provide us with our life missions. It helps you become more in touch with you higher self and help you to become more spiritual. They also help you connect more with nature, allowing you to become more appreciative of the world around you. In addition to this, Lemurian Quartz is connected with lucid dreaming and astral travel.
The fascinating theory behind Lemurian Quartz is that they came from a lost city called Lemuria. It was theorized that the people who lived in Lemuria were advanced spiritually and had encrypted each crystal with sacred, secret messages and then planted them in earth for the future generations to find. This is where they get the name of ‘seed crystals’. This lost city was said to have been sunk between, India, Africa and Australia.
So, what is Lemurian singing Quartz?
Lemurian singing Quartz is generally thin points of Lemurian Quartz, which make a beautiful, wind chime/tinking sound when gently shaken.
How do I use Lemurian singing Quartz?
You can use Lemurian singing Quartz in a variety of ways. You can use them in crystal grids, for mediation and of course to listen to them sing. To make them sing you will need a few individual pieces. You can then either, in your hands or in a fabric bag, gently rattle them or roll them around. When doing this you will notice the unique and soothing noise they make.
A stone of transition, Lepidolite assists in the release and re-organisation of old behavioural patterns, gently inducing change. Lepidolite helps you manage feelings of anxiety, stress, and other emotions that arise. Lepidolite is a crystal that is powerful for stress-relief and managing anxiety, this is what makes it an equally powerful stone for sleep. Because of the calming effect and tranquil energy of this stone, working with it helps to set you up for deep sleep by putting your mind at ease and guiding you toward a state of relief and serenity.
The Lepidolite crystal meaning is connected to the lavender hues of this stone, which are associated with the third eye and crown chakras. This is what gives the Lepidolite crystal its powerful ability to sooth your mind and put your spirit at ease.
LIBYAN DESERT GLASS
Being 29 million years old, Libyan desert glass is a an impactite or tektite that was created when an extra-terrestrial object such as a meteorite crashed into Earth. In this case the meteorite crashed into the eastern Sahara, the deserts of eastern Libya and western Egypt. Libyan desert glass that signature golden colour from the sand it impacted into.
Libyan desert glass is a good crystal for those who want to feel more connected with the planet. This stone harnesses the powerful energies of the sun and acts as a amulet of protection. The ancient Egyptians treasured Libyan desert glass as it was ritual jewellery to bring the sun god to earth.
Libyan desert glass helps manifest a new you, it is a powerful stone that is extremely useful for those who want to strengthen their will power. It is a stone that helps you become more productive as it acts as a spiritual energizer. This stone is very intense and strong stone.
Malachite is one of the most mesmerising stones, with its swirls and stripes of the richest greens. The crystal colour signifies the deep emotional healing it can bring. Helping you deal with the many changes that can happen in one’s life, as well as promoting clear thinking and emotional balance. Keeping your head clear allows your intuition step in. As malachite also has a grounding quality, this means you will feel confident in following those intuitive thoughts. Malachite should be kept in the eastern side of your home to boost healthy, positive vibes and family joy. While placing the crystal in the southeast corner of the house to attract prosperity.
Mica is a type of crystal that is useful for self-reflection and to help get rid of nervousness and worry. This kind of crystal often has calming and soothing characteristics as is diminishes negativity from your life. As Mica is a very soothing type of crystal it also does wonders for calming yourself to get to sleep. When placed in the bedroom it will emit soothing vibrations that help quieten the mind, allowing you to drift off into a peaceful slumber.
Common types of Mica include fuchsite, lepidolite and muscovite. Each of these crystals all do different things. Fuchsite releases mental and spiritual blockages, lepidolite calms the nerves and muscovite help you to express the truth. Find out more about these specific types here on our crystal A-Z page.
This mysterious green stone is star-born, formed from nature's meteoric impact with Mother Earth. Etched by force and flame as it fell from the heavens Moldavite returned to the earth's surface transformed, a glass of amazing delicacy and grace ready to serve humankind. Moldavite is a member of the Tektite group of natural glasses formed from interplanetary collisions. This beautiful stone is rare, found only in Czechoslovakia, and is named for the area in which it is found, near the Moldau River. While scientists differ in theories regarding Moldavite's origin, nearly all agree its formation coincides with the crash of a large meteorite approximately 14.8 million years ago in what is now the Bohemian plateau.
This stone is said to bring about rapid change and transformation. It has extremely high vibrations that which assist in opening and clearing your chakras. Moldavite allows you to see your potential for the future and will motivate you to achieve your goals.
Moldavite carries an intense frequency, a fusion of earthly and extra-terrestrial energies that are quickly felt, often dramatically in those who resonate with its power. Many people believe moldavites crystal energy is amplified in combination with Herkimer diamonds. Because of Moldavite's intense vibration, some may experience light-headedness or a lack of grounding and may need to acclimate themselves gradually to wearing it. Moldavite is a powerful aid for meditation and dream-work, as well as increasing one's sensitivity to guidance, intuition and telepathy, and the ability to understand messages sent from higher realms.
Mookaite is an Australian Jasper which comes from Mooka Creek in the Kennedy Ranges of Western Australia. It is a variety of Chalcedony, which is a microcrystalline variety of Quartz.
Mooka is an Aboriginal word meaning running water.
Mookaite is a nurturing stone that supports and sustains during times of stress. It brings peace and a feeling of wholeness. Mookaite helps us with decision making, especially when we are having a difficult time. It encourages versatility and helps us to accept change. Mookaite provides us with emotional growth. It helps us to discover all possibilities in a situation and to choose the right one. Mookaite provides a protective shield against negative or dangerous situations, eliminating and blocking unwanted outside influences and distractions, and revealing what is concealed. Mookaite promotes energy and new ideas, helping us gain enthusiasm and bringing the excellence of ourselves, bring kindness to ourselves and others.
Morganite (or pink Beryl) with its clear, peach-pink innocence embodies the first pale rays of sunrise that swells the heart and warms the soul, releasing a sense of smallness in a vast universe and opening to the overwhelming presence of a Higher power. This is a Crystal of Divine Love. It brings healing, compassion, assurance and promise.
With its gentle pink energy, Morganite attunes to the heart and the Heart Chakra. It cleanses the emotional body of stress and anxiety, old wounds and hidden traumas, and enkindles lightness within the spirit, as if a burden has been lifted. It brings in the frequency of Divine compassion, inspiring the awareness that life’s suffering and pain served a higher purpose in our spiritual growth, and can be a catalyst for moving forward in peace and confidence.
This crystal also attracts the abundance of love into one’s life and assists in maintaining that love as it continues to grow. It encourages loving thoughts and actions, consideration and responsibility, and being receptive to love from others. As a crystal of the heart, it may be used to attract one’s soul mate or in deepening a current relationship. It inspires joy and reverence for life, and increases the opportunities which allow one to experience the unconditional love of the Divine.
Wearing Morganite, especially in gem form, evokes a sense of peace, joy and inner strength; worn for extended periods of time, it encourages a growth of confidence and power that comes from a constant awareness of the connection to Divine love.
Are we feeling lucky? Jade is known to attract good luck and abundance. Helping you achieve your goals; New Jade helps you manifest your dreams into reality. It’s a highly valued stone that symbolizes serenity and harmony, bringing balance into your everyday life and your home. The shade of green found in jade also symbolises wealth and prosperity. Having a piece of new jade in your pocket or wallet has said to help attract luck and money flow into your life.
Nuummite is one of the oldest minerals ever discovered and is estimated to be around 3 billion years old!
Nuummite is said to work towards bridging the spiritual and physical realms together. It helps to open your third eye and activate your own psychic abilities. It is also known as the Sorcerer's Stone as it holds the secrets and knowledge of the world as well as lives previously lived.
Get in an energetic flow, connect into the mysterious knowledge of this beautiful crystal and find your way to your purpose - it's awaiting you!
Black Obsidian is a strong protective stone helping shield you and your aura against negativity. Obsidian is a stone without boundaries or limitations. As a result, it works extremely fast and with great power. While it absorbs negative energies from the environment, this crystal forged from volcanos, tends to draw out mental stress and tension from yourself and your space. This allows you to be clearer and stimulates growth on all levels.
Black obsidian's protective properties make it an excellent choice for placing by your front door. Your entryway, where most people or objects come through to your home, is a great location for black obsidian. With this placement, the obsidian can filter out the negativity that would potentially be brought into your home.
Peacock Ore is a stone of happiness and joy, it is said to turn you in positive directions, and help channel happiness to others; generally a stone of upliftment. The most lovely gift of this stone is that it brings you the ability to see and appreciate the joy available in every moment, as well as a feeling of acceptance that all is exactly as it should be, exactly as it is.
It is said to encourage an understanding that there is nothing wrong in any aspect of your life, but it is all down to your perception of it, everything is for purposeful good. Peacock Ore is said to be one of the most powerful stones when used in conjunction with chakra healing as it’s energy is such that when placed on one chakra it effects all of the others.
The colours on these pretty rocks grows naturally in a very thin layer on the top of the rock. Peacock Ore is also known as Bornite - it's a copper iron sulphide mineral commonly found in hydrothermal veins and contact metamorphic rocks which tarnishes to iridescent shades of blue, purple, green and gold.
Pink Tourmaline may vary in colour from pale pink to deep red, and in clarity from flawless transparent gems to opaque rough crystals, yet all are devoted to serving the highest aspects of the heart. A primary stone of the Heart Chakra, Pink Tourmaline links to the Crown Chakra infusing love and spirituality, encouraging compassion and gentleness during periods of spiritual growth.
Pink Tourmaline is a stone of love, compassion, emotional healing and self love. It helps calm ones emotions in times of distress, and is the perfect stone to carry if you suffer from daily bouts of anxiety. This stone is such a strong healing stone due to it commonly being formed within Quartz masses.
Quartz naturally amplifies any stone placed near it, so we regularly recommend Pink Tourmaline to anyone suffering from heavy emotional pain weighing on the heart. For people who have recently gone through a tragedy, heartbreak, loss of a loved one, or simply can't kick that daily depression, Pink Tourmaline is the stone for you.
Try meditating with a piece over your heart and allow the crystals healing energies to directly absorb into your heart space. Allow yourself to face whatever it is weighing on you and look for resolution.
Prasiolite, also known as green amethyst is a beautiful, translucent crystal which is often a soothing pale green. It is a stone of transformation and change, assisting in connect you to high realms, encouraging you to connect with your higher self. It is also a great stone for those who are trying to find their purpose as it assists in finding the real you, supporting you as you become your truest self.
Prasiolite is creative and nurturing in nature and is perfect for mediation. Additionally, this stone is useful for those who need some calm in their life when things have been getting overwhelming as it ground you and balances your emotions.
Prehnite is considered a stone of unconditional love and the crystal to heal the healer. It enhances precognition and inner knowing.
Enables you always to be prepared.
Prehnite calms the environment and brings peace and protection. It teaches how to be in harmony with nature and the elemental forces.
Helpful for "decluttering" - letting go of possessions you no longer need, aiding those who hoard possessions, or love, because of an inner lack.
Prehnite alleviates nightmares, phobias and deep fears, uncovering and healing the dis-ease that creates them. It is a stone for dreaming and remembering.
Pyrite, commonly also known as fool’s gold from the brassy metallic colour that people often mistook for real gold. Attracting abundance, confidence, and protection, adding pyrite into your collection can add a little bit of luck to your life to better those chances of succeeding within the things you desire. Whether it’s getting that promotion at work or getting those savings up in the bank. Being the stone that resembles gold, it has been said to be beneficial when placed in your wallet, to aid in the flow of money to one’s life.
Got kids? Another great use of pyrite is a treasure hunt! By burying the mall pyrite clusters your little ones can go fossicking and go on a Pirate’s Treasure hunt!
QUARTZ AND PYRITE
Well firstly, the SPARKLE! Want something to catch your eye every time you walk past? This is your baby!
Quartz and Pyrite make a beautiful energy. Quartz being the master healer and Pyrite being all about fire energy and abundance, you can expect this beauty to help you get clear on what you want to manifest and how you should do it. Let it help you heal any lack mentality around prosperity and abundance. All the while, the protective energy wrapping you up.
Pyrite's name comes from the Greek pyrites lithos “the stone which strikes fire" because if you strike it together, it can create sparks! Bring that fire energy into your life in the most beautiful way with this absolutely stunning piece. Chase your dreams and go after what it is you truly desire.
QUARTZ - SPIRIT QUARTZ
This magnificent and sparkly crystal is only found in south Africa, and is known as a stone of harmony. Spirit quartz had high vibrations that uplift and amplify the crystals energy. This stone helps find justice in traumatic situations, promoting forgiveness, not only of yourself but of others too. It is a stone that perfectly balances yin and yang, and helps heighten awareness. Spirit quartz is also know for providing comfort in times of need, especially when feeling left out or behind.
There are many different kinds of spirit quartz, and each has is own special properties. Lilac/amethyst spirit quartz is particularly good for opening your higher crown chakras. It is a useful crystal for transformation. Citrine/yellow spirit quartz works with your solar plexus chakra. It is good for helping you find abundance and useful in promoting self-awareness. Smokey/grey spirit quartz, goes with your base chakra. It is a extremely protective crystal that helps balance emotions, removing negativity from your mind.
QUARTZ - SMOKY QUARTZ
Smoky Quartz is known as a Stone of Power. This dark crystal is a grounding stone known for its ability to help you move on from difficult or painful experiences. It guides you to a higher state of being, a place where you can let go of the past so that it makes you better, not bitter. It is also useful in soaking up negative thoughts and energy’s
Smoky Quartz’s phenomenal power, then and now, lies in its ability to protect and ground one physically and spiritually to this world, and to absorb and transmute significant amounts of negative energy and release it into the Earth to be neutralized naturally. It provides an important shield against psychic attack, emotional and environmental stress, and is used extensively in healing and meditation.
QUARTZ - LEMON QUARTZ
Lemon Quartz is a gemstone that has a meaning and properties of enhancing insight. It is known as a gemstone that can broaden person's horizons. Lemon Quartz has the power to create a new world by influencing owner's hope. It is useful when you want to make your dreams come true or want information for success.
QUARTZ - FIRE QUARTZ
Fire quartz is immensely powerful, the combination of clear quartz and hematite creates an amazing mix of both their properties as well as its own new ones. It is a highly protective this crystal is able to transform negative energy around or make it into something positive. This transformative energy also aids with clarity so that you are able to clearly view your situation and turn an emotional lens into a more critical one. Fire quartz will assist in reminding you that your response to difficult situations is able to vastly change the outcome.
This crystal is excellent for bringing balance to your body, mind and spirit, it both grounds you and allows you to be uplifted and energized. The strong energizing energy of fire quartz helps to prevent procrastination and aids in motivation, keeping you on track for your projects.
Also known for its soothing properties, fire quartz aids in ‘burning away’ worries while raising your self-esteem. Fire quartz corresponds with your base chakra also known as the root chakra and associates with the element of earth, symbolizing foundation for life, grounding & stability.
QUARTZ - ROSE QUARTZ
Known as the crystal of love, Rose quartz is perfect for all kinds of love, romantic, self, friendship, any type. It can help restore trust and harmony. It purifies and opens the heart so you are more receptive to it. It can aid in any deep emotional healing that needs to be done.
It dispels any negative energy and fills it with loving vibes. Wearing a piece of rose quartz can help attract the partner you want. Expand your social circle by attracting who you need in life. But when it comes to matters of the heart you have to focus on you first.
Know for its beautiful pink and salmon coloured banding, rhodochrosite is a stone that represents love and compassion. It helps improve attitude, and relationships where one might feel unloved. It urges you to confront and overcome fears by acknowledging them and releasing them. This crystal allows you to realize the truth and get rid of individuals who have negative energies and effects on you. When rhodochrosite is used during meditation, it allows you to surface these emotions in a gentle way, release them and heal. Rhodochrosite also allows you to accept yourself for who you truly are, enhances dreams and improves creativity
Rhodochrosite aligns with both heart chakra and solar plexus, it helps with promoting self-love, acceptance, joy, abundance and forgiveness. It is a particularly useful crystal to place in the bedroom as it makes it a comfortable and nurturing environment that allows affection and passion to grow.
Rhodonite is highly recognised as an emotional healer, and for bringing you back to centre during stressful times. It is a crucial “first aid stone” for calming emotional shock and panic, providing grounding support during the process of dealing with traumatic events. This lovely gemstone of pinks & black, allows your emotional mental state to recharge and process the blockages one by one. While being an emotional balancer, rhodonite is also known as a stone of compassion, that nurtures love. Wearing Rhodonite close to your heart chakra, either as a pendant or just having a stone in your pocket it can help the heart to overcome any emotional scars.
Rhyolite or Rainforest Jasper is a type of rhyolitic lava. It contains spiritual teachings of nature and is used for healing. It also creates vibrations of love, peace and is a deeply meditative stone that assists in the journey to find yourself. Rhyolite also helps heal past life trauma by processing it and integrating it into the present, it helps keep you in the present and assists in letting go of the past.
It is a crystal that is highly connected to nature, it can allow you to grow a deeper connection to nature, help your green thumb and assist in gaining a deeper respect for all living things. Rhyolite pairs with your heart chakra so it helps instil love and selflove.
The ultimate stone of love. Rose quartz is the stone of unconditional love. It opens up the heart, increasing self-love, friendship, healing, and inner peace. Creating a greater compassion, trust, and harmony in oneself and relationships. Rose Quartz gently draws out negative energy and replaces it with loving vibes. It strengthens empathy and sensitivity, also aiding in acceptance of necessary change. Holding rose quartz enhances positive affirmations.
Simply having a piece of the stunning pink quartz in your home will help invite happy energies, encouraging stability and growth in the existing bonds within the household. We love to love!
The fiery and captivating Ruby is a stone of nobility, considered the most magnificent of all gems, the queen of stones and the stone of kings. Revered in many cultures throughout history, Ruby has always been a talisman of passion, protection and prosperity. It symbolizes the sun, and its glowing hue suggests an inextinguishable flame within the stone that legends claim would shine through even the thickest clothing and could not be hidden. It was presumed to bring its owner peace, drive away frightful dreams, restrain lust, and to help resolve disputes.
This exquisite crystal actively stimulates the Base Chakra, increasing vitality and chi, the life-force energy, throughout the physical body and into the spirit. It promotes a clear mind, increased concentration and motivation, and brings a sense of power to the wearer, a self-confidence and determination that overcomes timidity and propels one toward prosperity and achievement.
Ruby initiates the sensual pleasures of life. It stirs the blood and stimulates the heart, encouraging one to enjoy being in the physical world. It increases desire and sexual energy, and may be used to activate the kundalini. A Ruby has always been associated with love, especially faithful passionate commitment and closeness. In antiquity Rubies were considered to be perfect wedding stones.
Ruby Fuchsite is a naturally occurring mineral of Green Fuchsite and Ruby. This combination of stones was only recently discovered and is only found in southern India. The Ruby itself will aid in providing strength and confidence in yourself, something that people struggle with daily. Offering newfound confidence will drive us to regain passion in our lives, and push us to begin moving forward on our life path. Fuchsite is a stone that facilitates energy transfer from other minerals, allowing for strengthened effects no matter what stone it’s combined with.
The energies of Ruby Fuchsite combined offer strong emotional support and self-reflection during difficult times. This crystal will start working to heal your emotional body and relieve all the weight that we carry on our hearts due to trauma. Ruby Fuchsite resonates strongly with the Earth’s energies and uses her vibrations to rejuvenate our life force. This stone allows us to “root” back into earth with an open heart. You will soon notice how often you begin to speak from your heart, and not from all the toxicity that once surrounded it. Ruby Fuchsite is one of the more powerful stones but will not be overwhelming to sensitive or new users. Ruby in Fuchsite will transform negative and destructive energies into positive and uplifting ones.
Sapphire is a Stone of Wisdom, a royal stone of learning, mental acuity and psychic activation, a seeker after spiritual truth. Its pure Blue Ray colours bring order and healing to the mind, lending strength and focus, and an ability to see beneath surface appearances to underlying truths and to utilize that knowledge. It stimulates the Throat and Third Eye Chakras, allowing one to access deeper levels of consciousness in order to gain a fuller understanding of self.
Associated with the planet Saturn, Blue Sapphire embraces order, structure, and self-discipline, and is ideal for accomplishing goals and manifesting ideas into form.
Sapphire's power to transmute negative thoughts and energy also makes it highly effective for earth and chakra healing.
Sapphire, in all its celestial hues, is a stone of wisdom and royalty, of prophecy and Divine favor. It is forever associated with sacred things and considered the gem of gems, a jewel steeped in the history and lore of nearly every religion. To the ancient and medieval world,
Sapphire of heavenly blue signified the height of celestial hope and faith, and was believed to bring protection, good fortune and spiritual insight. It was a symbol of power and strength, but also of kindness and wise judgment.
Sardonyx is a stone of protection, justice, strength, and protection. It brings happiness to relationships and promotes integrity. Roman warriors would wear sardonyx talismans with heroes or gods such as Hercules and Aries, the god of war, to ward off evil and bring good luck to them during battle.
All Sardonyx is said to attract friendship, good fortune, and happiness. Red sardonyx has the bonus of stimulation, black sardonyx absorbs negativity, brown sardonyx grounds and clear sardonyx purifies.
Think of Selenite as a broom, sweeping away and cleansing the chaotic energies and feelings from your aura. This is a must have in everyone’s crystal collection! Selenite is a protective stone that brings in white light, harnessing the power of the full moon, this shimmery crystal dispels all negativity from your body and environment bringing a sense of calm, mental clarity, and positive energy. It’s a master cleanser for not only yourself but for your other crystals as well. You can use your selenite to charge your jewellery and crystals by simply placing it near your selenite and leaving it overnight.
Associated with the root chakra, septarian is great a helping you stay balanced, it harmonizes, grounds and gives you stability. Septarian helps harmonize emotions and calms the mind, helping you to get rid of any unwanted thoughts. This stone provides the creativity and motivation to support and manifest your ideas.
Sodaite’s crystal properties are a result of the stone’s connection to the throat and third eye chakras. The deep, rich blue coloration of the stone also gives it a soothing and calming energy, which helps to put your spirit at ease. This specific combination of energies makes the Sodalite crystal an ideal healing tool for anyone looking to enhance their spiritual growth, strengthen their self-expression, or tap into their intuition.
Sodalite is good at allowing you to speak and communicate from your heart, as well as ensure that you show up to your life as the most authentic version of yourself. Often when your heart and your head are in disagreement, you may say things you don’t mean or portray yourself differently than you really are. By connecting these two energy centers, the Sodalite crystal meaning guides you to align what you think with what you feel, which can be a powerful asset when it comes to communicating in your personal life, professional life, and beyond.
Seraphinite, also known as serahina, is a stone of spiritual enlightenment and only comes from Siberia. It assists in communication with angels and enlightens you to what you need to work on spiritually. Seraphinite allows you to cleanse your aura and enables self-awareness of your place in the world. It promotes living your truest life, pushing you to thrive as your authentic self.
Serpentine has a unique rooting with nature and is said to help contact interdimensional beings. Serpentine minerals have a harmonious connection with our heart centre and assists in bringing our truest desires to life. This will help in our ability to love and display compassionate emotions. Serpentine aids in the release of useless emotions that may feel as though they are binded or glued to our beings. While these may be hard to let go at first, once they are gone you will fee infinitely better
Shattuckite is a crystal that has high vibrations and assists with psychic ability’s. It helps you communicate your thoughts and ideas into words. It brings about clarity of mind and spirit, allowing a stronger connection to the truth. This crystal is good for intuition, mediumship, and psychic abilities.
Shungite is a rare black stone made of up to 99 percent carbon. It’s mainly found in Shunga, a village in Karelia, Russia. The stone has a unique composition. It contains fullerenes, or 3-D spherical molecules made of 60 carbon atoms. These molecules are hollow and sometimes called buckyballs.
Along with fullerenes, shungite consists of nearly all the minerals on the periodic table.
The origin of shungite is a mystery. Typically, materials made of carbon come from decayed organic substances like old forests. But the stone is thought to be at least 2 billion years old. This is before organic life existed on the planet.
Some theories of shungite’s origins include:
- a large meteorite collided into Earth and deposited shungite into the ground
- shungite formed due to microorganisms in nearby water
- the composition of organic matter in sedimentary rocks changed over time
Although scientists are unsure of how shungite was formed or where it came from, they attribute the stone’s potential benefits to its fullerene content.
Since ancient times, shungite has been used to purify water. This is due to its alleged activity against bacteria and viruses. A 2018 study states that shungite can filter water by removing contaminants and organic substances like pesticides. A 2017 study also found that carbon from shungite can remove radioactive compounds from water.
Shungite can be used in several ways. According to those who use it regularly, you can:
- Infuse your water. Historically, shungite is used to purify water. You can use a shungite filter or place the stones in water for 2 to 3 days.
- Wear it as jewelry. Like other stones, shungite is available as beads or pendants.
- Carry it in your bag. This allows you to benefit from shungite’s healing properties when you’re on the go. Another option is to place the stone in your pocket.
- Place it near EMF sources. Some people put the stone near electronic devices, like microwaves and Wi-Fi routers, to shield them from EMF.
- Display shungite in your home. It’s recommended to put the stone near your bed to help you destress and improve your sleep.
- Meditate with the stone. You can meditate near the stone or place it on your body.
Smithsonite is a stone of tranquillity and calm. It encompasses love, kindness and luck. This crystal has a very soothing aura to it, making you feel comfortable and at ease, both in your own skin and in your environment. Smithsonite works particularly well for easing and getting rid of stress that has been bottled up or that has been adding up for so long that you are close to your breaking point. It is also a stone that makes you feel loved and wanted, and works especially well for those who have had a difficult upbringing as it helps dissolve emotional trauma.
Smithsonite aligns all your chakras and helps with physic communication. It is also said that it can soothe and aid relationships that are in a rough patch as the nature of this crystal is very nurturing. Helping to balance your life, smithsonite emits harmony.
Aside from the more common blue/green smithsonite, there are other colors too and each does their own thing. Blue green smithsonite heals emotional wounds, lavender/violet smithsonite clears negative energy, lavender/pink smithsonite nurtures, and yellow smithsonite helps you release the pain of the past.
Smokey Quartz is known as a stone of power. This dark crystal is a grounding stone that can assist you to move on from difficult or painful experiences. It helps release and purify overwhelming feelings, guiding you to a higher state of being. Allowing you to overcome the past and start a new healthy journey. Ideally having this stone where you spend some time, you can have it in an area around your home or you can simply wear a piece of Smokey quartz as jewellery.
Spinel is a crystal which encourages you to keep pushing forward during difficult situations. It helps renew energy and rejuvenates you. There are many different kinds of spinel, each doing different things.
Black Spinel is good for protection and gives insight into any problems you may have. Blue Spinel helps with communication. Brown spinel cleanses your aura and grounds you. Green spinel allows love and compassion to thrive. Orange spinel helps creativity to thrive and helps balance unsteady emotions. Red spinel helps bring you courage to your day to day life and gives you strength. Violet/ purple spinel helps with spiritual development and psychic ability’s.
Stillbite is a stone of creativity that increases your intuition and has good vibrations to carry you throughout the day. This beautiful crystal has the unique feature of assisting in the remembrance of memory’s from the spiritual realm. It also ground spiritual energy and helps manifest ideas into reality. This stone is useful in giving direction in life and guidance.
Super seven is a high vibration, combination of amethyst, smoky quartz, rutile, clear quartz, goethite, lepidocrocite and cacoxenite. Super seven brings guidance and inspiration to you, so you do not have to seek them from other sources. It Activates all chakras and aligns them, enhancing all types of metaphysical works. Super seven works extremely well in crystal grids and helps harmonize the body.
Strawberry Quartz is primarily a Stone of Joy. It enables us to see the happy, beautiful and pleasant aspects of Life. It increases optimism and positive thinking. If you have been stuck in a rut of negativity & pessimism, Strawberry Quartz helps to transform those feelings into more uplifting and supportive feelings. If your daily life is feeling stagnant and dull, then this stone helps you recognise the simple pleasures that used to make you happy.
This is a perfect stone to wear or sit with while writing in a Gratitude Journal.
Strawberry Quartz is also a stone of celebration. It reminds us to reward ourselves for accomplishments, no matter how large or small. Take time to savour and appreciate what you have achieved. This gemstone encourages taking time to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries and all those special moments in our lives. It doesn’t even have to be a formal holiday – if you feel like honouring a good moment in your life, then do so!
Along with Joy and Celebration, Strawberry Quartz encourages gathering and spending time with friends and family. Those special people around us have brought joy, love and companionship into our lives. If you’ve been working hard and not taking time out, the the Strawberry Quartz spiritual properties enable you to recognize that you need to step away, spend time with those you love and incorporate some laughter and smiles into your days.
Sugilite is a very rare, highly sought after crystal and is known for its vibrant purple colours. Sugilite allows for the free flow of love, assisting in self-love, compassion and care, in addition to attracting love. It is also a crystal that helps to bring light, positive vibes and thoughts when it is dark. Furthermore, it is a strong protection stone for your soul, it protects your soul from sadness, disappointment and from emotional trauma, along with encouraging you to forgive yourself and alleviating grief.
Sugilite is a stone that is very useful when surrounded by others. It assists in solving disagreements by resolving issues and allowing for compassionate communication. In addition to this, it is also beneficial in encouraging forgiveness and alleviating hostility. Sugilite is a stone that is perfect for sensitive souls who may feel like they have not found their place just yet. It teaches you your truth and helps answer questions that may feel impossible to solve such as ‘what is my purpose’.
This bright yellow crystal is known for its ability to soak up negative energies and emotions. It absorbs any negativity in the room its placed in and can help realize your own feelings, encouraging you to embrace them. Sulphur is also good at helping the individual let go of some of that stubbornness, rebelliousness and negativity they may hold.
Sunstone crystal has an uplifting quality that can bring passion, excitement, and creativity back into your life when you’ve lost touch with those feelings. Whether you feel like you’re living on auto-pilot or you feel overcome with darkness, Sunstone shines a light on all the opportunities for happiness and joy that surround you.
When you think about the sun it provides us with abundance of life, joy, happiness and warmth, and Sunstone will draw this into your life. It is a fantastic crystal to put under your bed to spice up intimacy too.
Tangerine Quartz is a member of the quartz family that gets its colour due to the hematite that binds itself to the quartz. Tangerine Quartz is a wonderful stone to uplift your soul. It encourages you to get in touch with your inner child, allowing you to open yourself to being more playful and curious. It also promotes creativity, encouraging you to get out into the world and find inspiration in the little things. Tangerine Quartz is a great crystal for those who need a little more joy and happiness in their lives as it promotes enthusiasm, and helps bring you into positive vibrations.
Tangerine Quartz is useful in helping those who have recently had something traumatic happen or are carrying trauma, from both past and present lives. In particular if it feels you have wronged somebody in a past life, it may help you to uncover what you have done and how to fix it.
Tanzanite is a stone of transmutation, shifting from lilac-blue to sapphire blue and into deep blue-violet. In faceted form it is stunning, celebrated as the Gemstone of the 20th Century.
It is one of the most valuable of all metaphysical crystals for spiritual exploration, bringing together all aspects of communication and psychic power. Its high vibrational energy invites protection and safety in linking with higher realms, and allows for deep profound meditation. It is particularly helpful in uniting the mind and heart, teaching one to live from a compassionate heart with an illumined mind.
Tanzanite is blue Zoisite, a calcium aluminium silicate, and forms in prismatic, usually striated crystals, transparent to slightly opaque, and ranges in colour from deep ultramarine blue to light violet-blue. The most coveted crystals are a saturated blue with a hint of purple around it. In raw form Tanzanite occurs as blue, purple, brown and yellow.
Nearly all Tanzanite is heat-treated to produce the striking violet-blue colour and to remove the brownish yellow areas. Its pleochroistic property provides the shift in colours as the crystal is viewed from different perspectives. In artificial light it appears as an amethyst blue.
These extraterritorial rocks are formed from nature's meteoric impact with Mother Earth. While most tektites are brown or black, some more rare ones, such as moldavite or Libyan desert glass, can be green or yellow. These colour often depend on where they have landed. Yellow generally have fallen into sand and green inro grass.
Tektites have the ability to improve communication both with other people and other worlds. It helps rid of any past traumas or negative emotions and helps you learn from past experiences.
Tiger iron is a type of combination crystal only found in Western Australia, it contains tiger’s eye, hematite and red jasper. This powerful stone combines and activates root, sacral and solar plexus chakras. It helps to remind you that anything is possible if you just put your mind to it. Tiger iron helps with determination, focus, strength and stress relief. It is also an incredibly good grounding stone, helping you feel balanced and clearing your mind.
Tiger iron is also useful in finding yourself. It helps you to express yourself in a way where its not too much of a shock to you nor others. It helps you discover yourself too! What you like, what you don’t like, where you want to go in life and so much more.
Just like the name sounds, the gemstone is called this after the resemblance of the eye of the tiger. But the golden-brown banded colours throughout the stone aren’t the only thing that represents those beautiful cats. Just like tigers, the stone encourages strength, power and confidence. Traditionally Tiger's eye was carried as an amulet to ward off evil. People to this day still wear these stones as talismans while traveling or when feeling overwhelmed, to give them a sense of security and see through any of their negative emotions.
Topaz is a beautiful gem that’s often found in fine jewellery. It is very much so a stone of empathy, it soothes, heals and helps balance emotions. It is also useful in finding forgiveness, both in yourself and others, as well as truth. Topaz’s beautiful vibrations help bring joy, happiness and abundance and generosity. It can help you discover yourself by finding your strengths, weaknesses and inner-confidence.
Different colours of topaz do different things. Blue topaz is good for meditation, helps bring wisdom and helps you find your path. Clear topaz assists in purifying your emotions and removes negative or stuck energy. Golden topaz, also known as imperial topaz, helps recharge you, it helps you recognize your strength and gives charisma. It is also good in helping you overcome limitations or obstacles that are in the way of your goals and dreams. Pink topaz is a gem that encompasses hope, it helps you release old pattens and habits and make new, better ones.
Tourmaline is one of the most well known crystals for protection, but it is so much more than that! Tourmaline has the ability to cleanse and purify energy’s, transforming them into good vibrations. It is highly efficient in grounding you both spiritually and metaphysically. Tourmaline helps you understand yourself and find your strengths and weaknesses, it allows you to dive deep into your soul to help you find your purpose in life. Tourmaline has been used in witch work for thousands of years, it can be used for scrying, to make spell jars and more.
There are many different kinds and colours of tourmaline, each with its own speciality. Green tourmaline helps open the heart chakra, and promotes love, joy and compassion. It helps you feel like you belong and is a very nurturing stone to have around you.
Blue tourmaline assists with communication and self-expression, it also promotes peace and helps with fighting off sadness.
Brown tourmaline, also known as dravide, is incredibly grounding. Its useful in situations where your in a big group and you do not feel like you belong. It will help you realize the truth of situations.
Pink tourmaline is often known for Love. It helps you realize your worth and inspires you to share your love with the world. Due to its nurturing nature, it is useful for relaxation and finding calmness in chaos.
Yellow tourmaline aligns with the solar plexus, helping you find your own personal power.
To find out about black tourmaline, please visit our ‘black tourmaline’ section on this A-Z page.
Associated with the throat charka, turquoise helps with self-expression and communication. This is recommended for people who have a fear of public speaking or have an anxious background. The powerful energies of turquoise are good for eliminating physical and emotional exhaustion as well, doing wonders for people who are suffering with an overwhelming mind and lifestyle. Commonly known as the stone of transformation. It opens your mind to the possibilities for new things and the unknown. It helps us to accept the need for change and have the confidence to pursue it. Carry it with you, or wear it, you can feel its reassurance as it carries you through the changes.
Unakite has a unique and sensitive energy. Blending the symbolism of nurturing and growth through the green, and love and innocence through the pink shade within the stone. Its pink and green energies balance aspects of the heart. Lifting spirits when one is down and helps to release deep-seated emotions in a slow and gentle way. You can wear a unakite bracelet to keep its healing vibrations around you as you go about your day, encouraging healthy habits and balancing out the emotional body.
YELLOW BANDED JASPER
Overthinker? Yellow jasper is a helpful stone to overcome your shyness or embarrassment when doing something new or out of character. Having yellow jasper allows you to feel safer within your self-esteem and less about what everyone else is thinking or saying about you. Yellow Jasper is ideal for activating the solar plexus chakra. When this certain charka is out of balance spiritually, we feel fear of the disappointment or displeasure of others. Wearing Yellow Jasper for extended periods of time, builds self-confidence and enthusiasm, channelling positive energy.