Meanings of healing stones and birthstones
January: Garnet, Rose Quartz
February: Amethyst, Onyx
March: Aquamarine, Red Jasper
April: Diamond, Coral
June: Pearl, Amber
July: Ruby, Carnelian
August: Peridot, Adventurine
September: Sapphire, Lapis Lazuli
October: Tourmaline, Opal
November: Topaz, Tiger’s Eye
December: Zirconia, Turquoise
*Healing Properties of Stones*
Agate: Stabilizing, balancing, enhances self-esteem, calms body and mind, promotes inner peace, assists physical and emotional security.
Amethyst: Calming, cleansing, transformational, promotes spiritual awareness and contentment, used in meditation, aids sleep, absorbs negativity.
Aquamarine: Used for mental clarity and self-expression, eases fears and phobias, calming, stress reducing, enhances creativity.
Adventurine: Good general healing stone, promotes well-being, enhances creativity and originality, stress relieving, soothing.
Carnelian: Focusing, motivating, stimulating, dispels apathy, increase energy and personal power, engenders compassion.
Chalcedony: A quartz which is good for emotional balance, energy and stamina. Opens the heart to friends.
Citrine: Optimistic, dispels fear, promotes physical endurance and mental clarity.
Coral: promotes creativity, passion, romantic love, wisdom, optimism and enthusiasm.
Flourite: Protective, energizing, releases negativity, calming, promotes mental advancement and is used in meditation.
Garnet: Bestows friendship, generosity and long life. Good for your health.
Hematite: Grounding, balancing, reduces excess body heat, transforms negativity, eases depression.
Jade: Increases vitality, encourages harmony, inspires wisdom, prolongs life.
Kyanite: Facilitates communication.
Labradorite: promotes psychic abilities and enhances self esteem.
Lapis Lazuli: Spiritual awakening, mental clarity, protects against depression, aids self-expression, enhances artistic endeavors, boots immune system.
Malachite: Soothing, calming, promotes inner peace and compassion, anti-depressant, useful for meditation and dream work.
Moonstone: Calms emotions, balances, opens up the feminine side, heightens intuition and receptivity, eases PMS.
Rhodochrosite: Gentle and loving, teaches compassion and self-love.
Rhodonite: Enhances calmness and self-confidence.
Rock Crystal: Symbol of balance and purity, aids meditation.
Rose Quartz: Love, peace, emotional support, heightens self-esteem, comforting.
Rutilated Quartz: Promtes self-control and determination. Good for those who have trouble making decisions.
Sodalite: Balances metabolism, aids sleep, increses spiritual awareness, prolongs physical endurance, helps you lighten up.
Tiger’s Eye: Aids concentration, focuses energy to meet life’s challenges, grounding, encourages optimism, balancing, enhances creativity.
Watermelon Tourmaline: Regulates hormones and metabolism, helps recovery from heartache, helps you lighten up, symbolizes balance.