below are the believed properties for the most common
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'Fire stone', so called because it build a fire in the
loins, bringing a sense of courage and fortitude, helping
you to discover truth and accept fate while strengthening
the body and the mind. Earthing and energetic, it is a
powerful healing stone assisting the colon, circulatory
mphatics, pancreas and the pulses.
This "Love Child" is one of the Beryl family. In
helping to rebuild the mind, body and spirit, from most
modern trauma, it has a very passive effect on the nervous
system, spleen and pancreas. Helps to bring emotional and
mental aspects into balance, imbued with the potential of
growth, joy and the love of life.
The 'Thinker'. This feldspar mineral soothes the nervous
system, while giving strength to the heart and body,
balancing the mental and auric body. Makes you feel good,
uplifted, creative and gives perspective to your more
harmful traits and helps you to let go of them.
The 'Mindful One', so called because it not only remembers
the past centuries but also helps with simple
absent-mindedness. This is the fossilised resin of ancient
trees. Has a good influence on the endocrine system,
spleen and heart. Helps you find the kindness within you
and helps the mind to find its soul.
The 'Elevator'. Strengthens the endocrinal and immune
systems while having a good effect on the right brain
activity, pineal, pituitary glands and an exceptional
blood cleanser and energiser. Very powerful aid to
spiritual enhancement by bringing the lower natures to a
higher consciousness. Cuts through illusion and is a
helpful friend for mediators, inspiring healing, divine
love, inspiration and intuition.
relatively new discovery, the combined powers of Amethyst
and Citrine make this an interesting stone. Ametrine is
believed to be an exceptional cleanser and energiser,
possessing qualities of both Amethyst and Citrine. It
works well with stress related illnesses including
headaches, tension, digestive upset and ulcers.
The 'Serene One', it helps to calm the nerves and reduces
fluid retention. Good for strengthening kidneys, liver,
spleen, thyroid and cleaning the body. Gives clarity of
mind, aiding personal creativity, thus losing fears and
phobias. A great physical, mental and emotional balancer,
it is a good friend in meditation, inspiring love, peace
The "Delver", stimulates muscle tissue while
strengthening the blood. This is very much a brain stone,
purifying mental, emotional and etheric bodies, its real
strength is in losing anxiety and fears by digging at the
foundations of their cause. Centre you while inspiring
independence, well being and health.
The "Decision Maker". This deep blue stone
assists the flow of energy through the nervous system,
helping the body utilise its oxygen, strengthening the
blood. A powerful assistance to meditation, it cuts
through illusion and enhances dormant abilities allowing
greater mental control, making decision making easier and
inspiring creativity, intuition and bodily well-being.
As the name suggests, this variety of chalcedony is good
for the blood. By toughening and oxygenating the
bloodstream it enhances physical and mental vitality. The
heart, spleen, bone marrow and iron deficiencies are all
assisted. This powerful stone reduces stress, centering
you and inspiring intuition, creativity and spiritual
The 'Balancer'. A variably coloured stone. It benefits the
kidneys, pancreas and spleen. Alleviating fear and stress,
it has the ability to balance the male/female polarities
as well as the emotions by helping you to ground excessive
enthusiasms. Inspires joy, lightness or being and some
claims indicate an improvement in astral projection.
The 'Friendly One' is a highly evolved healer, aiding
kidneys, lungs, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, aids tissue
regeneration while vitalising the blood. Energises the
physical, emotional and mental self. A good balancer, it
connects with your inner self, giving good concentration
and in opening your heart in brings joy, sociability and
This 'Stone of Heaven' reduces stress by giving relaxation
of peace of mind but also accelerates spiritual health by
helping you to expand your creative expression, adjusting
and knowing your higher self and other forms of divine
awareness. Revealing truth, reliability and the clarity of
thought and speech.
This is the "Woman's Friend", excellent for
period pains, premenstrual tension and other related
problems, strengthening feminine qualities in both
nders. Generally aids in the prevention of ulcers,
digestive problems, arthritic conditions, toughens lungs
and the thyroid glands, enhancing the metabolism.
Alleviates guilt, tensions and phobias while inspiring
creativity, personal power, joy and serenity.
A very subtle quartz, this 'Joy Stone' helps ease sexual
frustration and depressions by balancing neurotic patterns
and by enhancing personal insight. A very inward-looking
stone it helps with calming, balancing and inner mental
healing while underlining lightheartedness, joy and your
The 'Cuddle Quartz' is good for kidney, colon, liver,
gallbladder, digestive organs, the heart and tissue
regeneration. Prevents self-destructive tendencies by
assisting in raising your self-esteem, introducing you to
yourself and generally being nice to you, giving cheer,
lightheartedness, hope, warmth and energy. Plus, if all
this wasn't enough, it attracts abundance.
Has a strong influence on blood flow, giving lots of
energy and helping to clean out the body of toxins. Helps
overcome exhaustion and unspecific malaise by balancing
the physical and emotional self. Generally makes you feel
a lot better about yourself and brings back your natural
A master healer, "The Girl's Best Friend" and
the "Boy's". Dispels negativity, purifies the
body and the spirit and reflects the desires of the
highest consciousness in its enhancement of brain
functions and the removal of blockages in the personality.
Amplifies the full spectrum of energies in the mind, body
and spirit, faithfulness, abundance and serenity.
Vitalises, balances and tones the body and mind. The Seer
enhances and strengthens the cardiovascular and central
nervous systems. It similarly looks after ulcers, nervous
stomach, heart trouble, and variable blood pressures.
Brings emotional stability, peace of mind, an all-round
healer it engenders progress, prosperity, abundance and
The "Unconditional Love" stone is a deep green
beryl stone of great power. Strengthens the heart, liver,
kidney, immune system and vitalises and tones the body and
mind. This friend to the seeker assists in deeper
spiritual insight and introduces the higher self to the
divinity within, inspiring love, prosperity, kindness,
tranquility, balance patience and the power to heal.
The 'Gatherer' is a variable coloured stone. A powerful
healer, it gathers and absorbs vital nutrients,
strengthens teeth and bones and is beneficial for blood
vessels and spleen. Calms the over-excitable by bringing
greater concentration in meditation where it will help you
grasp and communicate with the higher and more abstract
concepts of the inner self.
The 'Day Dreamer' stone regenerates body systems, where it
is also a good purifier. It is also strongly associated
with the balancing of the sex drive and emotional
disharmony, bringing love, compassion and an enhanced
This Regal mineral is more precious than normally
understood. It strengthens the nervous system, purifies
and energises the entire physical body, bringing tissue
regeneration and attracting positive energies. A powerful
mind balancer, it allows you to accept love and opens your
mind, aiding personal illumination.
This is a stone you either like or don't. To those it
likes it will bring about beneficial oxygenation of the
blood stream, an energised spleen and will generally
strengthen the body, helping you cope with stress. It is a
very optimistic inspirer of will, courage and personal
magnetism, while keeping your head out of the clouds.
The 'Harvester', so-called because of its ability to draw
out toxins, it has similar qualities of clear quartz. A
powerful amplifier if used by healers, it assists in the
reduction of stress and the balancing of energies of the
body and mind enhancing inner vision and increases
awareness of dreams.
The "Virtuose one", its subtle and smooth
vibration strengthen heart, kidneys, immune system, cleans
blood and increases longevity and fertility. Aiding eye
disorders this stone is believed to be an emotional
balancer, with particular strength in feminine problems.
Radiating divine unconditional love, it fosters courage,
justice, clarity, modesty, wisdom and nurturing.
The 'Talisman', so called because healers have
ally used it for enhanced diagnosis. A powerful
healer in itself, being efficacious to the liver,
gallbladder and bladder, but is also a multipurpose salve
for the whole body. Gives a sense of balance to the spirit
and grounds you spiritually and emotionally.
If you are any kind of junkie then make friends with this
lithium bearer. It is an excellent balancer for physical,
emotional and mental compulsives. Strengthens the
cardiovascular system and aids manic depressives by
opening up your healing heart and surrendering to your
higher self, thus enhancing self-esteem, tolerance and
acceptance by its soothing and calming presence.
The 'Faithful One'. This stone's curative property affects
the throat, especially the voice, by enhancing the
creative expression of singers and orators. Called
'faithful' because of its encouragement to devotion,
truth, loyalty, reliability, serenity and pragmatism.
The beautiful star-flecked blue of the 'Night Stone' is
good for the nocturnal. While strengthening the thyroid
and skeletal system it brings vitality and general
relaxation to the mind and body. A powerful augmenter of
psychic abilities and communicator with the higher self,
inspiring greater creative expression and illumination.
Like Kunzite, this is the 'Junkie's friend'; its high
lithium content is an excellent balancer, allowing a
gentle withdrawal from compulsive behaviour. Aids the
strengthening of the muscles of the heart and blood flow,
while giving expression to your innate inner light and
The green stripes are clear indication of the mineral's
healing power. Aids the functions of the pancreas and
spleen, tissue regeneration, circulatory system and
assists in a good night's sleep. An excellent balancer
emotionally and physically while nurturing visualisation.
This extraterrestrial alien is literally from outer space.
I find no positive benefits in healing for this burnt
stone, although it is claimed by others that it permits
you to connect with energies from other planets and expand
your metaphysical awareness.
The deep green of this 'Friendly Foreigner' indicates a
powerful healing stone. It is also a meteorite but in its
15 million years on earth it has picked up a lot of good
healing vibrations. A good balancer of mind and body,
aligning you with your higher self. A general, if soft,
all-round tonic for the body and spirit.
Like Chrysocolla this is a very feminine stone. bringing
ease to period pains and kindred disorders, but on a much
more fruitful scale with its emphasis on fertility and
child bearing. A good emotional balancer, it has been
described as the 'Mother Earth' stone. A good solid friend
inspiring flexibility, nurturing and wisdom while keeping
the emotions in balancer.
'Black Velvet' - its subtle male energies attract the
spiritual adventures, good for 'girding the loins' by
beneficially influencing the stomach and intestines, it
keeps energy well grounded, clears subconscious blocks and
brings an experience and understanding of silence,
detachment, wisdom and love. A powerful healer for those
it recognises, not to be used unconsciously.
A variably coloured chalcedony, the stone is good for
balancing male and female polarities. Strengthens bone
marrow and relieves stress by enhancing balance and self
control while aiding detachment and inspiring serenity.
The 'Rainbow Stone', its iridescent flashes stimulate the
pineal and pituitary glands. It aids balance, eyesight and
enhances intuition but its principle benefit is to induce
in you a conscious connection with your higher self
inspiring self-esteem and contentment.
The "Let's Go" stone. A good anti-toxin gem,
cleaning most organs and glands, a good overall tonic for
the body and mind. It reduces stress, accelerates personal
growth, stimulates the mind and opens new doors or
opportunity and abundance while banishing lethargy and
This one gives off 'sparks' in more ways than one. Apart
from aiding digestion and improving the circulation, it
influences a more positive outlook on life, giving mental
while strengthening the will. It also inspires leadership,
helping you to work harmoniously and practically with
The 'All Singing, All Dan
cing' crystal. Good for the
brain. Good for the soul. A very powerful dispeller of
negativity in your own energy field and in the environs.
Receives, activates, contains, amplifies and transmits
energy, a good thought provoker and a friend to meditation
inspiring communication with the higher self. Used as a
tool for therapy, it is an excellent channeller of
The 'Brave Stone'. Its red-pink colour helps to blend
courage, passion and willpower, giving the fortitude to
overcome emotional trauma and mental breakdown. Aids the
spleen, kidneys, heart and blood circulation while
enhancing memory and intellectual strength. Helps you to
accept and find courage within yourself and helps you to
cope with the stress of modern living.
The complementary stone to Rhodochrosite but dealing on a
much more cerebral level by improving memory, calming the
mind and reducing stress by giving confidence and
self-esteem, like its sister it helps you to understand
and balance the pressures of modern living.
The 'Love Stone' strokes the heart into forgiveness and
compassion by helping you to let go of stored anger,
resentment, guilt, fear and jealousy by aiding spleen,
kidneys and circulatory system. Eases sexual and emotional
imbalance, but be careful because it increases fertility.
Learn how to love yourself with lovely stone.
The "Servant of the Servants". Traditionally
this lovely red stone is used to preserve the body and
improve mental health. It is an emblem of affection,
passion, power and majesty. Removing obstacles and
promoting tranquility, strengthening immunity and a superb
tonic to body and spirit. Very much a 'heart stone', it
encourages integrity, selfless service and spiritual
A powerful healer, it cuts through a lot of mental and
spiritual blockages. Enhances the life force, stimulates
mental activity and eases depression, transmuting
negativity and enhancing communication to the higher self.
The 'Loyalty Stone' helps the heart and the stomach while
stimulating the pituitary glands, thus the entire
glandular system. Activates psychic abilities, aiding a
strong connection with the higher self by balancing
emotional influences giving clarity and inspiration,
enhancing will power and faith in judgement.
The 'Rejuvenator'. Helps with the loss of fertility and
sex drive, can enhance the elasticity of the skin, gaining
a more youthful appearance and assisting regeneration of
tissue. Relieves stress and enhances willpower.
The 'New Beginning Ore'. This legendary metal's many
qualities can bring about a break for the kind of
individual who 'hoards' old mental problems and traumas,
by strengthening faith in your higher self and giving the
desire to change. A good emotional balancer and speech
improver, this grey metal has value beyond its beauty.
The 'Dream Stone'. Like silver it can be effective in
releasing old, calcified or fermenting negativity like
grief, anger and despair by removing depression. It is
mildly sedative and relaxing and a good balancer of sexual
energy. An able tool for meditation, it helps you explore
your inner self by penetrating the dark areas with light
and love. Enhances dreams and channelling abilities.
Clarity and truth are brought by the alleviation of fear,
calms and clears the mind. By strengthening the metabolism
and lymphatic system it balances the mind and body,
enhancing communication and insight. Like Lapis, the
higher self benefits, enabling creative expression to
The 'Heart Stone' gives strength to aid physical healing
and purification of all the body systems, enhancing the
pituitary, pineal and adrenal gland functions. A good
brain balancer, it enhances the personal will, giving you
the 'heart' to deal with the difficulties of life. With
bravery and fortitude it has a strong protective
This popular quartz is beneficial to the entire digestive
system and like Sugilite inspires you to be brave, but
also helps to soften the 'bloody-mindedness' the
over-brave can suffer. A very grounding and balancing
friend to the user, giving clearer perception and insight.
The 'Abundant One'. This is the antidote to the 21st
century; this lovely stone detoxifies the body, warms,
awakes, inspires an abundance of health by giving powerful
assistance to tissue regeneration and stren
every organ and gland. Soothing, peaceful, tranquillising,
gives a creativity and self-expression that will
co-operate with your higher self.
The 'Aquarian' is believed to be the stone for those who
wish to be connected to 'New Age' consciousness. In its
many colours it offers a strong protective influence,
enhancing sensitivity and comprehension by dispelling fear
and negativity. A powerful healer of mental disorders it
assists the troubled to find rest and subtly but surely
strengthens the will to be able to meet with changes and
The 'Ecologically Friendly' stone. This profound master
healer helps in the absorption of all nutrients,
strengthening the entire anatomy, aiding tissue
regeneration. A powerful protector against all
environmental pollutants, in particular background
radiation. Enhances creative expression, peace of mind,
emotional balance, communication, friendship and loyalty.
The 'Generator' is believed to affect DNA in stimulating
or enhancing positive growth within your unborn children
by enhancing existing life forms for generations to come.
Calming, soothing, it balances body and mind, giving
emotional stability and self-confidence.
The 'Prudent One'. This many-coloured stone calms the
emotions, providing protection against insomnia and
depression. It makes one more pleasant and wise by
strengthening the mind, raising self-esteem by balancing
the pituitary and pineal glands, giving personality more
symmetry, helping you to manifest your higher self.