Amethyst

Amethyst

The amethyst is a precious stone consisting of a violet or purple variety of quartz.

The power of amethyst stimulates and peacefully soothes the mind and emotions to bring calm, patience and balance. This is February’s birthstone and the stone of Saint Valentine and faithful love. Amethyst helps with sobriety from addiction and compulsive behaviors and carries with it creative and spiritual energy, fire and passion. Also, it helps by enhancing intuition and psychic protection by making a connection between earth and other planes and worlds. It is a great stone to facilitate meditation and dreams and has been known to help with headaches if you rub it across your forehead.

This stone helps sooth and heal one from personal loss and grief and bring inner strength and emotional stability. In your home, if you place amethyst in the sunniest point, it heals negative emotions. In moonlight, it brings a calming feeling. Amethyst is associated with the Zodiac signs Pisces, Aquarius, Aries and Capricorn and with the birth months of February and November.

Incomparible healing properties

Soothes negative energy

Citrine

Citrine

The citrine crystal is a yellow to golden quartz that resembles topaz.

Citrine is the stone of growing your wealth, joy and love. It is said to start increasing your cash flow. It’s also the stone of the mind and is said to help increase psychic power if you place it on your forehead. Citrine helps with self esteem issues and protects negative attacks. It can help open your mind to clear new thoughts and is a healing stone. It may be beneficial to the endocrine and digestive systems and helps by cleansing and eliminating poisons and aids in digestion and helps to heal constipation and diabetes. It is said to calm and sooth distress and relieves depression.

Citrine is associated with the Gemini and Leo Zodiac signs, the planet Jupiter and is November’s birthstone.

The money stone

Helps with digestive ailments

Coral

Coral

Coral is an organic stone that comes from the remains of skeletal masses of living polyps and can be found in red, pink, white, blue, yellow and black.

Coral was said to prevent ill fortune and offer protection from skin disease when wearing it on a necklace. Dreams are hoped to foretell recovery from long illnesses. It was once thought that mars was composed of red coral. Coral may be used for meditation and visualization and it is a healing stone. It is tied to life and blood force energy. Darker corals are used for heating and stimulating your bloodstream. Pink coral may restore harmony to your heart. Coral can help sooth depression, lethargy or bad nutrition.

In the Zodiac, coral is associated with Aries, Taurus and Libra and is a birthstone for January, April, October and November. It is associated with the Root and Heart Chakras.

Meditation and visualization

Harmony to the heart

Pearl

Pearl

The pearl is an organic gemstone and grows inside of live oysters.

One of the oldest gemstones, astrologers link the pearl to the moon. This is the angel stone, and some say that the pearl was born when a drop of rain fell from heaven and became a part of the oyster and others, that the pearl signifies the passage of angels through heaven’s clouds. Pearls are also called “teardrops of the moon.”

Over time, the pearl has become the symbol of purity and innocence so it is often sewn into bridal gowns, or worn as jewelry by the bride.

Pearl is a birthstone of many months: February, April, June, July and November and for the Zodiac signs of Gemini and Cancer.

The angel stone

Teardrops of the moon

Tiger’s Eye

Tiger’s Eye

Tiger’s Eye is a semi precious gemstone that is golden brown and sometimes with black striations throughout.

Tiger’s eye helps heal your thoughts so you may see everything with clarity in insight. It is a lucky stone and brings protection from the evil eye to the wearer. It is a mind-stone and can help with direct focus and oneness of your thoughts. It helps you become aware of your own needs as they are related to the needs of others. Tiger eye may be used in meditation for the spiritually advanced.

Tiger’s eye is associated with the planet, Mercury, and the Zodiac signs Pisces, Gemini and Capricorn. It is also a November birthstone.

Clarity of thought

Wards off evil eye