Red or fire agate is an olivine chrysolite that is usually green in color
Agate is a protection stone and possesses some strong grounding powers. It can help calm and bring safety and security. Fire agate is the perfect stone that helps attain spiritual fortitude. Since it is a fire element stone, is also helpful to improve sexual activity while stimulating vitality and is associated with the base chakra. It is said to inspire inner knowledge and help resolve problems, addictions, and other destructive desires.
Folklore: Red agate is believed to be a powerful grounding stone that helps to calm the mind and increase focus and concentration. It is also thought to bring strength and courage and promote physical and emotional stability.
Birthstone: Red agate is not traditionally a birthstone, but it is associated with the zodiac sign of Taurus (April 20 – May 20).
Crystal Healing Properties: Red agate is believed to have many healing properties, including:
- Promoting physical strength and energy
- Reducing stress and anxiety
- Enhancing courage and confidence
- Balancing the chakras and grounding the wearer
- Boosting the immune system
- Aiding in digestion and relieving stomach discomfort
- Relieving symptoms of asthma and allergies