Zodiac sign: Pisces, Virgo, Aquarius, Capricorn
Amethyst is one of the most spiritual stones. It cleanses the aura and stimulates the throat and crown chakra. It enhances intuition, psychic gifts, memory and improves motivation. Sleeping with an Amethyst facilitates out-of-body experiences and brings intuitive dreams. It can help remember and understand dreams better. At a subtle level, Amethyst balances and connects the physical, mental and emotional bodies linking them to the spiritual.
HEALING: Amethyst boosts production of hormones, and tunes the endocrine system and metabolism. It strengthens the cleansing and eliminating organs and the immune system. An excellent cleanser for the blood. It eases headaches and releases tension. Amethyst is beneficial for the intestines, regulating flora, removing parasites, and encouraging reabsorption of water.
Zodiac sign: Libra
Rose Quartz is a stone of unconditional love and infinite peace. It is the most important crystal for the heart and the heart chakra teaching the true essence of love. It purifies and opens the heart at all levels and brings deep inner healing and self-love. In existing relationships, it will restore trust, harmony and encourage unconditional love. This stone encourages self-forgiveness and acceptance and invokes self-trust and self-worth. It strengthens empathy and sensitivity and aids the acceptance of necessary change. Emotionally, Rose Quartz is the finest healer. Releasing unexpressed emotions and heartache and transmuting emotional conditioning that no longer serves, it soothes internalized pain and heals deprivation.
HEALING: Rose Quartz strengthens the physical heart and circulatory system and releases impurities from body fluids. Placed on the thymus, Rose Quartz aids chest and lung problems. It heals the kidneys and adrenals and alleviates vertigo. Rose Quartz is said to increase fertility. It is helpful in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and senile dementia.
Chakra: Heart, Crown
Zodiac sign: Taurus, Scorpio
Eudialyte opens the heart chakra, links it to the base and earth chakras and aligns chakra flow to connect spirit and mind with the emotional body. It teaches that you can grow spiritually through joy and fulfillment rather than suffering, embracing the fullness of all that life on earth has to offer. If you need a situation or relationship to end, Eudialyte assists in doing so with grace and peace rather than conflict. Psychologically a stone of personal empowerment, Eudialyte chases away depression and dissatisfaction, releasing negative emotions such as jealousy, anger, guilt, resentment and animosity. Promoting self-forgiveness and healthy self-love, it expedites profound change, instills confidence and assists in learning from apparent mistakes.
HEALING: Beneficial for multi-dimensional cellular healing, energy depletion, harmonizing brainwaves, stabilizing the nervous system and the optic nerve, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's Disease, MS, lupus and encouraging the body to heal itself.
Chakra: Third Eye, Crown
Zodiac sign: Gemini
Rutilated Quartz is an effective integrator of energy at any level. It cleanses and energizes the aura. This crystal aids astral travel, scrying, and channeling. It draws off negative energy and breaks down the barriers to spiritual progress, letting go of the past. Psychologically, Rutilated Quartz reaches the root of problems and facilitates transitions and a change of direction. Emotionally, it soothes dark moods and acts as an antidepressant. It relieves fears, phobias, and anxiety, releasing constrictions and countering self-hatred. This crystal promotes forgiveness at all levels.
HEALING: It has a vitality that is helpful for chronic conditions and for impotence and infertility. It is excellent for exhaustion and energy depletion. It treats the respiratory tract and bronchitis, stimulates and balances the thyroid, and repels parasites.
Zodiac sign: Gemini
Apatite is a stone of manifestation and promotes humanitarian attitude, inclining toward service. Apatite is attuned to the future yet connects to past lives. It develops psychic gifts and spiritual attunement, deepens meditation, raises the kundalini and aids communication and self-expression on all levels. It increases motivation and builds up energy reserves. It is helpful for hyperactive and autistic children. Stimulating creativity and the intellect, Apatite clears confusion and helps to access information to be used personally and for the collective good. Apatite expands knowledge and truth and eases sorrow, apathy and anger.
HEALING: Apatite heals bones and encourages formation of new cells. It helps absorb calcium and ameliorates arthritis, joint problems and rickets. This stone encourages healthy eating, heals glands, meridians and organs and overcomes hypertension.
Zodiac sign: Capricorn, Aries, Gemini, Taurus, Libra
Jade is a symbol of purity and serenity. It signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility. Jade is associated with the heart chakra and increases love and nurturing. It is believed to attract good luck and friendship. Mentally, Jade releases negative thoughts and soothes the mind. It stimulates ideas and makes tasks seem less complex so that they can be acted upon immediately. Emotionally, Jade is a dream stone. Spiritually, Jade encourages you to become who you really are. It assists in recognizing yourself as a spiritual being on a human journey and awakens hidden knowledge.
HEALING: Jade treats the kidneys and supra-adrenal glands, removes toxins, rebinds cellular and skeletal systems and heals stitches. Jade balance the fluids within the body and the water-salt/acid-alkaline ratios.
Chakra: Solar Plexus
Zodiac sign: Gemini, Aries, Libra, Leo
Citrine is a powerful cleanser and regenerator. It never needs cleansing. It absorbs, transmutes and grounds negative energy and is therefore extremely protective for the environment. Citrine is a stone of abundance. This dynamic stone teaches how to manifest and attracts wealth and prosperity, success and all the good things. Citrine is a happy, generous stone and encourages sharing what you have and yet helps you to hold on to your wealth. Psychologically, Citrine raises self-esteem and self-confidence and removes destructive tendencies. It enhances individuality, improves motivation, activates creativity and encourages self-expression. Mentally, Citrine enhances concentration and revitalizes the mind. Citrine promotes inner calm so that wisdom can emerge. It helps digesting information, analyzing situations and steering them in a positive direction.
HEALING: It is excellent for overcoming depression, fears and phobias. Citrine promotes inner calm so that wisdom can emerge. It stimulates digestion, the spleen and the pancreas. It negates infections in the kidney and bladder, helps eye problems, increases blood circulation, detoxifies the blood, activates the thymus and balances the thyroid.
Chakra: Root, Sacral
Zodiac sign: Aries, Libra
Red Aventurine enhances creativity, prosperity, removes negativity, and balances the male-female energies. It can also help to ground excess energies within the body. Use Red Aventurine to create balance and harmony in the home. It is particularly supportive for those who work long hours, need to sustain focus or lecture for long periods, or are required to continuously produce new ideas. It is an ideal stone for taking on life’s challenges and finding the determination to persevere in the most difficult situations. It brings strength and self-assurance, and allows one to be pragmatic.
HEALING: Red Aventurine benefits the thymus gland and nervous system. It helps to balance blood pressure, lower cholesterol and burn fat. Used as an elixir, it can aid in skin problems.
Zodiac sign: Capricorn
Aragonite is a reliable earth-healer and grounding stone. This stone transforms geopathic stress and clears blocked ley lines even at a distance. Aragonite stabilizes the base and earth chakra deepening connection with the earth. Psychologically, Aragonite teaches patience and acceptance. It combats oversensitivity. Mentally, this stone aids concentration on the matter at hand and brings flexibility and tolerance to the mind. Emotionally, Aragonite combats anger and emotional stress. It provides strength and support. Physically, Aragonite is a stone that makes you feel comfortable and well within your own body. Spiritually, it stabilizes spiritual development that is out of control.
HEALING: It aids calcium absorption and restores elasticity to discs. It also ameliorates pains. Aragonite stops night twitches and muscle spasms, is strengthens the immune system and regulates processes that are proceeding too fast.
Zodiac sign: Leo
Also known as Australian Jasper, Mookaite sustains and supports during times of stress and brings tranquility and wholeness. It reminds people to help each other. This stone facilitates shamanic journeys and dream recall. Balances yin and yang and aligns the physical, emotional and mental bodies with the etheric realm. Mentally, it aids quick thinking and promotes organizational abilities and seeing projects through. It stimulates the imagination and transforms ideas into action. Mookaite provides a useful balance between inner and outer experiences. It imparts both a desire for new experiences and a deep calm which to face them. Flexible Mookaite encourages versatility.
HEALING: Mookaite is a physically stabilizing stone that fortifies the immune system, heals wounds and purifies the blood.
Zodiac sign: Libra
Black Tourmaline protects against electromagnetic smog, radiation, psychic attack, ill-wishing and negative energies of all kind. It increases physical vitality, dispersing tension and stress. It clears negative thoughts and promotes a laid-back attitude and objective neutrality with clear rational thought processes. It encourages a positive attitude, no matter what the circumstances, and stimulates altruism and practical creativity.
HEALING: Black Tourmaline draws off negative energy. It defends against debilitating disease, strengthens the immune system, treats dyslexia and arthritis. It provides pain relief and realigns the spinal column.
Zodiac sign: Cancer, Scorpio, Libra
The stone of new beginnings. Moonstone makes conscious the unconscious and promotes intuition and empathy. It calms overreactions to situations, it balances male and female energies and aids men who want to get in touch with their feminine side, it is the perfect antidote for macho man and overly aggressive female. Emotionally, it improves emotional intelligence, soothes emotional instability and stress, it heals the upper digestive tract. Physically, it affects the female reproductive cycle and alleviates menstrual disease and tension. It is helpful in cases of shock and can be used to calm hyperactive children.
HEALING: Moonstone helps the digestive and reproductive systems, assimilates nutrients, eliminates toxins and fluid retention, and alleviates degenerative conditions of skin, hair, eyes, and fleshy organs such as the liver and pancreas.