Gemstone Information


Meanings of healing stones and birthstones
 
*Birthstones*
January: Garnet, Rose Quartz

February: Amethyst, Onyx

March: Aquamarine, Red Jasper

April: Diamond, Coral

May: Emerald

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.