Crystals their Power and Meanings
Calcite: Increases and amplifies energy. It can also be helpful in astral travel and in channeling, as well as with
increasing intuition. All calcites are helpful in lessening of fear and reducing stress.
Calcite is a protecting, purifying, grounding and centering stone,
and can help bring inner peace.
It also increases creativity, imagination, and prosperity.
Calcite is also a stone of spirituality, wisdom and reconciliation.
Calcite of different colors is great for using to open and balance the various chakras.
Physically, calcites can heal back pain, increase physical strength, heal teeth, and are generally good for healing.
Green calcites helps overcome addictions, heal joints, bones, kidney, bladder, and the endocrine system, relieve pain.
Green calcite also helps with manifestation, abundance, and intuition.
Pink calcite (manganocalcite) is a stone of love and amplifies Reiki and other universal life force energies.
Orange calcite reduces chronic fatigue, and increases psychic abilities.
Optical calcite is beneficial for headaches.
Yellow calcite is also particularly good for Shamanic work, meditation, channeling, intuition, and amplifying energy.
Herkimer Diamond: Called the "stone of attunement". While
it is not actually diamond, it is a quartz that often resembles the sparkling clarity of diamonds.
It can be metaphysically programmed to attune one to an environment, a situation, a quality, or most anything.
It is said to assist with balance on the mental, emotional and physical levels.
It can be used effectively to clear and open any chakra. It is professed to relieve tension and thereby promote
peace of mind.
Psychically, it's useful for auric cleansing and dream recall. Mystical lore says that physically it can be used to
heal addictions and remove toxins.
Herkimer Diamond is associated with the crown chakra.
Perfect for gifts for or for those gifted with metaphysical abilities and sensitivities
Fluorite: It brightens our
mental capabilities, our stability and clarity. It absorbs negative energies
from our environment,
cleanses the aura and the chakras, at the same time protecting us from psychic manipulations.
Green fluorite is able to awaken the heart chakra. It is connected to intuition, grounding, and absorbing the excess energy,
including the energy from the environment. tt cleanses the mind, the chakras and the aura.
It can be used very successfully in crystal healing and self healing
Blue fluorite placed between the eyebrows brings intuitive insights. If laid on the throat chakra,
fluorite promotes clear communication.
The calm and serene energy of blue fluorite brings inner peace, and establishes emotional balance.
Pink and purple fluorite stimulate the third eye, bringing wisdom and power of discrimination.
Purple fluorite enhances the mystical states of consciousness, and can promote spiritual vision.
Yellow fluorite increases creativity. It is a stone of unity, harmonizing the group energy and creative thoughts
The transparent variation, also known as white fluorite, is believed to be able to establish a
link to the spiritual energies provided that it is placed on the seventh crown chakra.
White fluorite balances all the chakras and increases the pace of spiritual evolution
Amethyst: is one of spiritual
contentment. It helps to strengthen the connection and communication
between the mind, body, spirit and other worlds.
It is very beneficial as a stone of protection because it neutralizes negative energy. .
In Ancient Greece, amethysts were believed to ward off the effects of drunkenness
were worn as amulets by inexperienced drinkers.
This is how the stone got its name - from the Greek "amethusos" meaning "not drunk".
Amethyst is excellent in warding off addictions and has a traditional use
in protecting the body from toxic substances.
It wards off tendency to switch over from one activity to another,
protects the wearer from sudden unexpected happenings, dangers of witchcraft, devils and evil spirits.
Amethyst is an excellent stone for providing protection and was one of the
worn by the High Priest Aaron in the breastplate that protected against injury.
In Greek lore, the goddess Diana turned a nymph lady into an amethyst out of jealousy
because she was loved by Bacchus, the god of wine.
Bacchus, in despair, then poured wine over the statue, embuing it with its purple color.
Amethyst is considered helpful in heightening the spiritual connection and
used in "The Bishop's Ring," worn by officials of the Catholic Church on the right hand.
Rubies: Throughout history the ruby has been celebrated as the most prized of all gemstones.
Such was the esteem and respect for rubies that anyone wearing one was said to be blessed
with wisdom, health, wealth and great success in love. Those fortunate enough to acquire a ruby
gained the ability to live in peace and harmony among enemies,
and were assured of a lifetime of spiritual health and well-being.
Some cultures believe the stone bestowed invulnerability upon their owners.
As the stone of prophecy rubies are said to darken to warn of imminent danger.
The gemstone is said to act as an antidote to poison and possess the ability to heal the blood.
For these reasons the ruby has become the gemstone most allied with royalty.
Sovereign heads would wear rubies or keep them close at hand for protection, and to warn them of impending danger.
Their gift of prophecy was thought to give rulers the ability to make wise decisions on behalf of their state and its citizens.
The word for ruby in the ancient Indian Sanskrit language translates to “king
of precious stones”.
In Asia rubies were revered, and used to decorate nobles’ armour, sword scabbards and harness.
Warriors sometimes wore rubies for their protective abilities during battle.
Rubies were placed underneath a building’s foundations to bless the structure with good fortune.
Selenite crystals are one of
the more powerful healing stones for New Age spiritual work.
Their primary influence is on the subtle energy bodies of the human form,
connecting light energy with the physical being.
Selenite crystal is said to exist between the material and the ethereal,
which its delicate physical form represents.
All selenite stones share the fundamental properties of the mineral.
In addition, it's said that each color and variety has additional properties unique to that specific stone.
• Blue selenite is perfect for improving meditation, as it quiets the mind
• Green selenite improves positive self-image, and helps to slow aging of the skin and bones
by reversing the effects of free radicals
• Brown selenite transmits higher energies to the earth
• Desert rose selenite fortifies purpose
• Fishtail selenite is beneficial for the nerves, calming and stabilizing,
and is very well tuned with the angelic consciousness.
Selenite crystal is both a very powerful stone and a very delicate stone.
Because it is powerful, it should only be used responsibly, with the most positive intentions.
For metaphysical practices, the use of this healing crystal, without proper guidance and training,
can have unexpected results.
Also, selenite should be used in conjunction with a grounding stone, such as hematite or boji stone.
Boji stones: known as the "Stones
of Humanity," are very powerful in their healing properties
and are often used by healers to align one's energy field.
they are separated as male and female stones and are frequently known to have androgynous qualities.
Male stones are outnumbered greatly by female stones and are uneven and sharp.
Hematite is one of the best-known
It's believed that hematite's stabilizing energy can absorb and disburse negative thoughts and emotions.
Hematite is a form of iron ore. Its name derives from the Latin word "haimatites" meaning "blood-like,"
due to the blood red color of the mineral when in a powdered state.
The reason Mars appears red is due to its own high content of iron compounds.
In ancient Egypt, hematite was used in death and rebirth ceremonies.
It was also utilized as an inscription stone for certain passages from the Book of the Dead.
It was in this part of the world that hematite was also put into service by being made into protection amulets,
and also as jewelry worn by those in mourning.
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