Gemstone Meanings February 28, 2015 12:37
In the myths and legends of various cultures throughout history, gemstones are believed to have special meaning and power.
Each gemstone is unique and has special story or meaning. It can be very personal and meaningful to one who wears it.
Most of our handmade jewelries are made with genuine semi-precious stone to bring light, love and positive energy and to enhance meditation and spiritual mind.
Agate- Agate is stone of strength. It strengthen the body and the body’s connection to the earth, enhances creativity and strengthens the intellect. Agate is said to be a grounding stone that brings balance emotionally, physically and intellectually; harmonizing the Yin and Yang. It is very protective stone. It protects from bad dreams, stress and energy drains. Pink Agate is credited for enhancing mental function and improving concentration, perception and analytical abilities.
Amazonite- Amazonite balances feminine and masculine energy. This semi-opaque blue-green stone promotes kindness and practicality. It helps balance the emotions.
Amethyst- Amethyst is Power, Protection & wisdom stone. It is used as a dream stone to help insomnia. Amethyst is believed to guard against guilty and fearful feelings. It protects from self-deceptions and witchcraft. The amethyst symbolizes sincerity and spiritual wisdom.
Aquamarine- Aquamarine is a stone of courage and protection. This stone is associated with clarity of mind and creative self-expression. It is for heart & throat chakra. Aquamarine is an excellent stone for deep meditations, as it brings a great peace and serenity. It helps you be in touch with your spiritual being. Because of its color, Aquamarine is called as ‘water of the sea’ and has often been linked to sea Goddess.
Aventurine- Sometimes called the “Stone of Heaven”, Green Aventurine is the stone of luck and chance. It is said to increase perception and creative insight. Aventurine is thought to protect the heart, enhance creativity and promote healing. It also helps to stabilize the emotion.
Azurite- Azurite stone is effective to help you to activate third eye chakra. It will open up you inner sight during meditation. It stimulates an increase in communication skill, intuition, creativity and inspiration. It also helps to temper the mind, releases stress and restore balance and control over emotions from depression or negative thoughts.
Carnelian- Carnelian is an energy booster. It helps to find inner strength, calm bad temper and protect against fear and bad vibration. It has also been used for help with infertility and general healing and aiding in vitality and metabolism. This stone is associated with motivation and is used to stimulate career growth.
Red Coral- Coral is the ‘garden of the sea’. Coral symbolizes life and blood force energy. It stimulates Root Chakra for energy and warmth. It is believed to prevent ill fortune and used as an aid to depression. Coral is good for meditation or visualization.
Crystal Quartz- Crystal Quartz is often used for healing and meditation. It helps to increase awareness and clarity in thinking. Crystal Quartz acts as a deep soul cleanser, purifying and enhancing the body’s internal structure.
Fresh Water Pearls- It promotes sincerity, truth and loyalty. It is also said to enhance personal integrity, soothes, and calms attention. It enables one to accept love.
Garnet- Garnet is associated with passion, love and loyalty. It is also a stone of purity and truth. Garnet will help to balance the energy system, stimulate desires and uplift attitude. It also helps bring spiritual awareness. Garnet is also known as lucky stone for love, success and goals.
Howlite- Howlite stone is super-calming stone. It cleanses the mind and emotions of negative thoughts and helps to relieve stress of all kinds.
Jade- Jade is an ancient stone that has historically been used to attract love. Jade strengthens your mental faculties and assists in clear reasoning. Jade is also a protective stone, guarding against accidents and misfortune. The soothing green color of jade makes it a wonderful healing stone.
Yellow Jade- Yellow Jade is a cheerful and energetic stone. It brings happiness and joy. Jade is an ancient stone that has historically been used to attract love. It helps with releasing emotions and considered as a ‘dream stone’. Jade strengthens your mental faculties and assists in clear reasoning. Jade is also a protective stone, guarding against accidents and misfortune.
Jasper- Jasper is thought to deflect negativity and stress while inducing mental clarity, focus, stamina and general good health. It is also associated with stability, security and independence. Jasper will help balance the vibration of the body.
Labradorite- Labradorite is a power stone, allowing you to see through illusions and determine the actual form of your dreams and goals. It is excellent for strengthening intuitions. It helps to stimulate imagination, to develop enthusiasm and to see more clearly in meditation.
Lapis Lazuli- Lapis Lazuli brings harmony and deep inner self knowledge. It encourages self-awareness, allows self-expression, strengthens the mind and body, stimulates objectivity and encourages creativity. Lapis is also a stone that protects from physical danger and psychic attacks.
Moonstone- Passionate love that will fly you to the moon. This milky colored stone is associated with intuition, creativity and good fortune. It is believed to attract love, compassion and sympathy. Moonstone is a stone of inner growth and strength.
Black Onyx- It is protective stone. It helps to defend against negativity, sorrow and grief. It is also associated with wisdom, good fortune and happiness. Black Onyx encourages happiness and spiritual inspiration.
Rose Quartz- Rose quartz is a stone of universal love. It gives inner peace and opens the heart to love. It is known for generating feelings of love and compassion.
Sodalite- Sodalite stone brings inner peace by encouraging objectivity, harmony and understanding. It is associated with deep thoughts, meditation and spirituality.
Tiger Eye- Tiger Eye is a stone for the mind. It encourages emotional balance, grounding and confidence. Tiger Eye is excellent for meditation, it often used to focus the mind. The stone is linked to decision making and used for insight, it helps you see everything. It is a protective stone.
Turquoise- Turquoise is very powerful and protective stone. Stone protects from negative energy and brings a clear connection to the purity of natural elements. Turquoise is a symbol of friendship and it can bring peace and higher energy to any relation. It is very personal and meaningful stone to one who wears it.